Our congratulations go this week to Eamonn Spillane who was crowned a Munster handball champion on Saturday.
Pride of place this week goes to Eamonn Spillane and Gerry Foley (Ballinahinch) who won the Munster final of the Diamond Masters B Doubles competition on Saturday. Eamonn and Gerry will face Connacht opposition in the All-Ireland semi-final next March (date and venue TBC). We wish Eamonn and Gerry all the very best of luck going forward.
Well done also to Sinéad Meagher who took All-Ireland silver in the Junior Singles competition at the All-Ireland Colleges finals last weekend – Sinéad was representing St Mary’s Convent Secondary School and Tipperary.
of the Diamond Masters B Doubles competition on Saturday.
Mr Sports Gift: Nenagh Éire Óg are delighted to announce that the Blues have signed up with Noel Cahill’s MrSportsgift.com – a number of branded items and club merchandise are now available from the personalised Nenagh Éire Óg page – click here!
Membership: Membership for 2014 is now due and can be paid to any club officer or online. The cost of membership is priced at €25.
National Club Draw: We are thrilled to announce that Nenagh Éire Óg will be participating in the national club draw which features some sensational prizes – tickets are priced at €10 and available from any officer of the club or committee member. Please support this fantastic initiative! Click here for more information on the fantastic range of prizes which include a trip for two to Australia. Tickets for this wonderful initiative cost just €10! Please support the Blues!
Lotto jackpot of €1,600 was not won. Lucky dip winners: Ann Gallagher (Richmond), Emily O’Meara (Grange), Jim Kennedy (Tyone), Kitt Madden (Rockford), Jane Slattery (Rathnaleen). Play online!
The Nenagh Éire Óg Club Lotto represents the club’s key fundraising initiative.
Please consider supporting the Blues by playing our club lotto online: click here!
Alternatively you can also support Nenagh Éire Óg by paying your club membership. Membership for 2014 is now due and can be paid to any club officer or online. The cost of membership is priced at €25.
Juvenile Registration: Juvenile Registration will take place on Wednesday, February 19th (5.30-7pm) and on Saturday February 22nd (10am-12). The fees remain unchanged at €25 per player and €50 for two or more. There are also family membership deals available with more information on the club website. For insurance purposes unregistered players will not be allowed to compete in games. We will have a selection of subsidised hurleys and helmets (€35) for sale on the night or alternatively you can contact Shane Connolly on 087 637 3830.
National Club Draw: Nenagh Éire Óg are participating in the national club draw which features some sensational prizes like trips to Australia and the US – tickets are priced at €10 and parents are asked to support the club in this initiative. To promote the draw the juvenile club are also offering a package of a ticket and a subsidised Nenagh Éire Óg beanie hat at €15 for both – this offer will be available during registration. Contact Shane Connolly (087 637 3830) or Ger McCarthy (087 653 9229) or any member of the 2014 juvenile committee to book your entry into the draw and your hat – Chairman: Michael Geaney, Secretary: Anne Kennedy, Treasurer: Gerry Robinson, Assistant Treasurer: Cyril Griffin, Child Welfare Officer: Tommy Moylan, Registrar: Ger McCarthy, PRO: Catherine McTiernan, School Liaison Officer: Phil Hennessy, Equipment Officer: Shane Connolly, Handball: Eamon Spillane.
Mouth Guards: Mouth guards are compulsory for all football games and training sessions for teams and squads since January 1st 2013. Mouth guards are available in most sports shops and players will not be allowed to participate in games or training without one. For more information on mouth guards please refer to the GAA website, www.gaa.ie.
Training: Most of our teams are back training at this stage. If any player is unsure of when training takes place please contact your manager as soon as possible. All players are reminded that they will not be allowed train or play with the club unless they have been registered.
National draw: We are currently selling tickets for the GAA National Draw and tickets are available from all committee members at €10. This is an important fundraiser for the club and we ask all members and supporters to please purchase a ticket.
Volunteers: if you would like to volunteer to help out in the club in any way please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We are always looking for new people to get involved in coaching, playing and administrative roles and everyone is more than welcome.
We are currently finalising our February edition of the club newsletter. If you have any photographs, news or other information that you would like to see included please email email@example.com
The November edition of the club newsletter is available – click here.
Thanks again to the club communications sub-committee and in particular to Catherine McTiernan and Enda O’Sullivan for pulling all this information together.