Club Notes…Tues 12th Dec 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club Club Notes….by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 08/12/2017, numbers drawn were 10, 18, 20 & 21. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Cormac Collins Bawnard, €50 to Pat O’ Connor Tralee, €40 each to Mossie Brosnan Snr Renasup, Gene Reen Rathbeg East, Rathmore & Mary Linehan Scartaglin. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 3, 6, 9 & 29. Next week’s jackpot €4,600 plus €1,000 bonus. Winner of our Christmas Hamper were Ryan & Ava Looney Quarry Cross.

Gneeveguilla National School Santa Fun Run: Garrett O’ Connor was the winner, so too was he first home in Barradubh two weeks ago. Michelle Knee was 1st lady, she also ran well in Riocht earlier in the day.

Riocht 5K: Robert Purcell was 6th to finish, Andrew Purcell was 1st Junior, Danielle O’ Riordan 1st U16, Michelle Knee 4th Senior, Norette O’ Riordan 6th senior, Eileen O’ Riordan ran O40.

National Cross Country Championships: Good luck to ben Murphy who travels to Waterford this Sunday.

Lotto: Looking for a Christmas Gift why not buy a gift of a yearly or half yearly lotto ticket. Yearly cost €100 half yearly €50 and your ticket is included each week of the draw.

Membership: All memberships must be paid up before Jan 1st, €25.00 per adult & €20 for juvenile & juniors

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Club Notes…Sun 3rd Dec 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club Club Notes….by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 01/12/2017, numbers drawn were 4, 17, 21 & 23. Sellers prize winner Corner Bar, Barradubh, €50 Y/T to Kathleen O’ Sullivan Ballyhoulihan, €50 to Denis & Siobhan Corner Bar Barradubh, €40 each to Gala Gneeveguilla, Mark Coffey Cue Club Killarney& Oliver Fleming Gneeveguilla. Bonus not won numbers draw were 16, 22, 23 & 27. Next week’s jackpot €4,400 plus €1,000 bonus. Winner of our 1st Christmas Hamper was Kathleen Donnelly Quarry Cross.

Munster B’s & Intermediate Cross country: Held in Beaufort on Sunday last Robert Purcell was a member of The Kerry winning mens team and Caroline Murphy was a member of the successful ladies county team. A great day for Saoirse Tompkins who won U15 girls and Jack O’ Leary who was 3rd in U15 boys. Well done to all the rest of our competitors. We had a good cross country season this year. Special thanks to John Guerin for his efforts at training.

Club Officers: Welcome to two new club officers elected at recent AGM, Fiona Real is our new delegate to the county board and Robbie Cremin is club registrar.

Couch to 5K signs: If anybody has seen our plastic posters promoting the Barradubh Couch to 5K, will they pick them up and return them to any club officer or ring (087) 9339087 / (064) 7756309. Some of the posters got blown away in the recent storm


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Club Notes…Mon 27th Nov 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club Club Notes….by Cynthia Daly

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 24/11/2017, numbers drawn were 8, 10, 23 & 28. Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Mairead O’ Keeffe Newmarket, €50 to Joan Brosnan Mausrour, €40 each to Francie O’ Sullivan Gibb Cross, Eilish Coffey Woodlawn Killarney & Jerry murphy Lisheen. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 1, 8, 11 & 12. Next weeks jackpot €4,200 plus €1,000 bonus we also have a draw for the first of our 2017 monster Christmas Hamper.

National Cross Country: Held in Abbertstown, congratulations to Shona Heaslip , Riocht on winning the National Cross Country .

Barradubh 3K & 5K: The full results of the 3K & 5K held in Barradubh last Sunday marking the end of our training programme are HERE. Very impressed by Danielle O’ Riordan who was 1st in 3K & Saoirse Tompkins who was 1st Juvenile in 5K. both girls are up and coming runners in our club. Congratulations to all those who completed the training programme, well done!. Thank you to the people who looked after the training over the past 8 weeks. Thanks to Siobhan in The corner bar, Barradubh & Barradubh Field committee for the refreshments afterwards, and thanks to all our helpers on the day. A weekly training session will continue on Monday nights at 7.30 pm.

Upcoming fixtures: Gneeveguilla National School 5K run Sunday December 10th, Boherbue 5K Wednesday December 27th. Gneveguilla Ac Winter Series will be held on each Saturday in February.

Munster B Cross Country: Best of luck to all club athletes who will be competing in Munster B’s Cross Country to be held in Beaufort on Sunday December 3rd.

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Results of the Barraduff 5k…Sun 26th Nov 2017

Gneeveguilla-AC-Couch-to-5k-Oct-Nov-2017-advertThe clubs annual Couch to 5k programme reached a successful conclusion on Sunday the 26th of November with a 5km race in Barraduff. Well done to all who completed the programme and thanks to all the runners who took part.

The full results are shown below…

Pos Bib No. Name Category Club Time
1 13 Garrett Scollard M45 Tralee 16:05
2 23 Sean O’Riordan SnrM Barradubh 16:33
3 39 Saoirse Tomkins U14F Gneeveguilla 17:18
4 36 Michael Casey SnrM Barradubh 17:25
5 25 Con Mulcahy M45 Newcastlewest 17:50
6 10 Denise Quilter SnrF Millstreet 18:16
7 27 Mike Murphy M40 Barradubh 18:38
8 34 Cian O’Leary U13M Gneeveguilla 18:50
9 9 Alan Burton M35 Millstreet 19:25
10 22 Michael O’Riordan SnrM Barradubh 19:41
11 15 Sean O’Connor U14M Cullen 20:00
12 12 Robert Cremin M40 Ballaugh 20:08
13 14 Ursula O’Connor F40 Cullen 20:12
14 5 Hannah McCarthy SnrF Gneeveguilla 20:16
15 4 Olivia O’Sullivan F40 Farranfore 22:56
16 7 Eimear Cahill SnrF Gneeveguilla 22:58
17 6 Marion Cashman SnrF Gneeveguilla 22:59
18 1 Norette Riordan F35 Gneeveguilla 23:08
19 29 Brigid O’Connor F45 Barradubh 23:37
20 28 Grace O’Carroll SnrF Ballydesmond 23:44
21 11 Stewart Kelly M45 Barradubh 24:38
22 21 Ger Murphy M55 Kilquane 24:48
23 41 Laurence Hickey M40 Knocknagree 24:49
24 40 Deirdre Flynn F40 Knocknagree 25:51
25 31 Norita Casey F35 Knocknagree 25:54
26 37 Kathy O’Connor F40 Glenflesk 26:12
27 17 Tadgh O’Shea M50 Barradubh 26:14
28 30 Kate McAuliffe F45 Drumtarriffe 26:15
29 42 Laura O’Connor SnrF Rathmore 26:21
30 19 Brendan Casey M45 Gneeveguilla 26:46
31 24 Sheila Cantillon F45 Barradubh 27:48
32 16 Mary Woods F50 Rathmore 27:48
33 20 Saoirse Casey U13F Gneeveguilla 28:26
34 38 Nicole Donnelly SnrF Glenflesk 28:34
35 26 Elaine Murphy F40 Barradubh 28:35
36 8 Sharon Brosnan F35 Muckross 28:41
37 32 Marie Cronin SnrF Headford 30:12
38 33 Shauna Somers U16F Headford 30:55
39 18 Mae Cremin F50 Headford 31:15
40 35 Cathy Somers F35 Gneeveguilla 31:45
41 2 Eileen Hayes F70 Ballaugh 35:12
42 3 Anne McCarthy F65 Ballaugh 36:58

Pos Bib No. Name Category Club Time
1 301 Danielle O’Riordan U12F Gneeveguilla AC 9:22
2 310 Cian Mulcahy U10M Newcastlewest 9:28
3 305 Ryan Kelly U14M Kilquane 10:48
4 313 Nora O’Keeffe F35 Newmarket 12:07
5 311 Joan Sheehan Murphy F40 Newmarket 12:23
6 308 Elma Cremin U11F Ballaugh 12:25
7 303 Aoife O’Donovan U9F Glenflesk 12:34
8 306 Lee Kelly U10M Kilquane 12:36
9 312 Mairead Rahilly SnrF Knocknagree 12:37
10 314 Brid Linehan F50 Boherbue 12:38
11 304 Geraldine Quilter SnrF Duagh 13:17
12 307 Daisy Cremin U9F Ballaugh 13:40
13 302 Eileen O’Riordan F45 Gneeveguilla AC 14:31
14 309 Brendan Casey U15M Gneeveguilla AC 16:05

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Club Notes…Sun 19th Nov 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: Our jackpot was won on Friday 17th November. The jackpot was €10,000 and the lucky winner was Kathleen Cahill Kilcummin. Numbers drawn were 5, 6, 19 & 30. The seller of the jackpot ticket was Marteen o’ Keeffe. Sellers prize winner this week was Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Y/T prize winner Francie Herlihy, €50 to Gneeveguilla GAA Club, €40 each to Moss O’ Keeffe Bounard, Aileen O’ Sullivan Canada c/o Billy & Dermot Kelly Headford. Bonus was not won numbers drawn were 19, 22, 23 & 24. Next week’s jackpot €4,000 plus €1,000 bonus

Munster Masters XC: Held in Riverstick on Sunday last, Tony Buckley was 1st O75, Caroline Murphy & Robert Purcell also ran well.

Couch to 5K race: The end of series race will take place in Barradubh on Sunday next November 26th at 1.00 pm. Open to all runners wherever they have trained. There will be 3K & 5K section. Entry fee €5 for adult & €3 for national and secondary school children. Prizes for all categories.

Club AGM: Will be held on Thursday November 23rd at 8.30 pm in club rooms Gneeveguilla. Your support would be much appreciated.

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Club Notes…Sun 12th Nov 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneevguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 10/11/2017, numbers drawn were 4, 14, 23 & 28. Sellers prize winner Timmie Brosnan. €50 Y/T prize winner Denis Brosnan Ardfert, €50 to Tim & Austin c/o Reens Garage, €40 each to Margaret Flynn Knocknaboul, Loretto O’ Leary Leam & James Regan Killarney. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 4, 10, 22 and 30. Next week’s jackpot €10,000 plus €1,000 bonus.

Club AGM: Club AGM is scheduled for Thursday night November 23rd at 8.30 pm in the GAA Club Rooms. All members are welcome to attend and to participate in our general discussion.

Munster Even age Cross Country: Held in Garbally, Co Tipperary Ben Murphy was 11th U15, thus qualifying for All Irelands as part of the Munster Team . Jack O’ Leary U15 came 20th. Saoirse Tompkins U15 and Claragh O’ ConnorU11 also ran well.

Track Training: We did not get to the track on Saturday last due to weather conditions, next Saturday we hope to have better weather and as many athletes as possible turning up to train.

Munster Masters & Juvenile Relays: Best of luck to club members travelling to Riverstick next Sunday for Munster Masters and Juvenile Club relays.

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Club Notes…Sun 5th Nov 2017

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 03/11/2017, numbers drawn were 11, 15, 21 & 30. Sellers prize winner: The Bridge Bar, €50 Y/T prize to Denny McSweeney Kilsarcon, €50 to Jay Murphy Bridge Bar, €40 to Nora Mai Fleming Mountfalvey, Bernie O’ Sullivan Ballinahulla & Michael O’ Connell Mount Scartaglin. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 2, 3, 11 & 25. Next week’s jackpot €9,800 plus €1,000 bonus.

Munster Senior & Uneven age Juvenile: Will be held next Sunday in Tipperary. Best of luck to all athletes travelling.

Training: Resumes this week after Halloween break, a special effort is required to attend training. Tuesdays Boherbue 6.30 pm, Fridays Barraduff 6.30 pm, Saturday at 11.00 am Riocht Track, Castleisland ring tom Joe 0879339087 or Shelia 086 8136523 to arrange transport

Club AGM: AGM will be held on Thursday November 23rd at 8.30 pm in Gneeveguilla GAA Club Rooms.

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