Club Notes…Sun 25th Sept 2016

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto: No winner of our lotto 23/09/2016, numbers drawn were 7, 14, 20 &26. Sellers prize winner: Tadhg O’ Donoghue. €50 Y/T prize winner: Siobhan Daly Castleisland, €50 to Malachy Scaneell Clonkeen, Eileen Flynn S.P.X, Shelia O’ Donoghue Taur, Mary Murphy Tureen. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 14, 19 , 21 & 27. Next week’s jackpot €14,800 plus bonus €1,000.

Castleisland 5K: Last Wednesday saw the third and final leg of An Riocht 5K, Robert Purcell was 1st o40, Andrew Purcell 1st Junior, John Guerin 4th O40, Caroline Murphy 3rd O50.

Kerry County Cross Country: Next Sunday October 2nd sees the first of the cross country races in The Demense Killarney at 11.00 am. Even ages (U10/ U12/ U14 U16 & u18) boys & girls. County Novice will also be run. Sunday October 9th in Firies will see the Intermediate & Masters races as well as juvenile uneven age.

Inter club Cross Country Trials: At the inter club cross country trials held in boherbue comprehensive School on Saturday last the following were winners in their respective categories: U7 (B) Ross O’ Dwyer Cullen, Daniel O’ Carroll Knockaclarig, Paddy Hickey Boherbue, U7(G) Catherine Vaughan boherbue, U8(G) Kate Culloty Knockanes, Daisy Cremin Lissivigeen, U8(B) Daniel McSweeney Boherbue, Adam Counihan Muckross, Evan Moynihan Boherbue, U9(G) Kate Healy Glenflesk, Zoe Counihan Muckross, Evie O’ Shea Loughitane, Rachel Hickey Boherbue, U10(B) Finn O’ Dwyer Cullen, Adam Caroll Knockaclarig, Dylan moynohn Boherbue, U11(B) Newlius Cronin Barradubh, Diarmuid Murphy Boherbue, U12(G) Delia Foley Meentogues, Saoirse Murphy Boherbue, Danielle O’ Riordan Derrinagree, Heather Culloty, U14 (G) Saoirse Tompkins Boherbue, U16 (B) Francis Cronin Cullen, U18(B) Anthony Buckley Newmarket, Senior & Masters; Michael Culloty Headford, John Guerin, Robert Cremin Lissivigeen, Harry O’ Donovan Barradubh, (F) Denise Hickey Headford, Eileen Riordan Derrinagree.

Gneeveguilla NS 5K: Sunday 25th was the day for the Gneeveguilla NS 5K road race, results as follows: Senior (M) Martin Dineen Riocht, john Barrett G/G, Donie o’ Connor , Laurence Hickey, Michael Lawlor, Pa Rohan, Senior (F) JuliePurcell G/G, Mags O’ Callaghan, Eileen Lyon, Mary V. O’ Leary, Breeda Fleming, Noreen McSweeney, U18 (B) Jack O’ Leary G/G, Andrew Purcell G/G, Oisin O’ Leary G/G, Michael McSweeney, Paudie Murphy, Oisin Hurley, U18 (G) Tara O’ Leary, Roisin Brosnan, Katyleen o’ Leary, Elaine McSweeney, Kensa Barry, Shauna Mccarthy, O40(M) Robert Purcell G/G, Shane O’ Leary, Donal Reen G/G, O40 (F) Anne O’ Riordan Riocht, Collette Mallon, Teresa O’ Leary . 1St Local M: Jack O’ Leary G/G, 1st Local F: Mary V O’ Leary.

Couch To 5K: Gneeveguilla AC in association with Barradubh Field Committee are commencing a couch to 5K training on Monday October 3rd at 7.30 pm and each Wednesday and Friday for 8 weeks, Everyone welcome to come along , €2 per session. A great way to meet new friends, get fit and keep fit over the winter months.

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Cross Country in Boherbue…Sat 24th Sept 2016


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Club Notes…Sun 18th Sept 2016

gneeveguilla_club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto:  No winner of our lotto 16/09/206, numbers drawn were 13, 19, 26 & 27.  Sellers prize winner:  Mossie Brosnan, €50 Y/t prize winner:  Gabriel O’ Sullivan Kilgarvan, 450 to Pat O’ Leary Leam, 440 each to Nora Mary McCathy Post Office, Eileen Kelly Gullane & Caelen c/o Mike Moynihan Gneeveguilla.  Bonus not won numbers drawn were 5, 14, 24 & 29.  Next week’s jackpot €14,600 plus  €1,000 bonus.

Riocht 5K series:  In the 2nd leg of the Riocht 5K series Robert Purcell 1st O40, Andrew Purcell 2nd Junior, Caroline murphy 2nd O50, John Guerin 2nd o40.  The third leg is on this Wednesday evening.

Kerry Development Squad:  Shona O’ Brien has been selected to attend the Munster Junior Endurance Performance squad training in Banna Beech on the weekend of September 23rd – 25th.  Sinead Warren has been selected to be part of the Munster Performance Squad .  Well done to both athletes.

 Couch to 5K:  Following the success of our 5K series earlier on in the year Gneeveguilla AC in conjunction with Barradubh Sports Field Committee are holding a couch to 5K series commencing Monday October 3rd, it will run Monday , Wednesday & Friday night for 8 weeks.  Upon completion a 5K run will be held in Barradubh on Saturday November 26th.  Everybody welcome.

Club Cross Country Confined Event:  The club will be holding a cross country session confined to all club members on Saturday September 24th at 4.30 pm in Boherbue Comprehensive school field.  This event is open to all club athletes.  There will be runs for juveniles up to masters.

 County Cross Country:  County Cross Country competition will commence October 2nd in Demense Killarney with novice & juvenile even cross country  races, followed.  October 9th Kerry County Intermediate & Masters & Juvenile uneven age cross country in Firies.  Sunday 23rd October Munster Novice 7 U23 7 Juvenile even age cross country at Cork venue.  Sunday 30th October Kerry County Senior & Junior races &  Juvenile relays in Caherciveen.

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Couch to 5k Barraduff…Oct & Nov 2016

Following on from the success of the previous Couch to 5k programme earlier in the year, the club is holding another one in October and November 2016.


The sessions which start on the 3rd of October will be held at the Community Field in Barraduff. From the cross roads in the centre of the village, head South.

After passing a National School on the left, you’ll pass a small housing estate on the right and the Community Field is just after that on the right.





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Club Notes…Sun 11th Sept 2016


Lotto:  No winner of our lotto draw 09/09/2016  , numbers drawn were 2, 14, 21 & 22.  Sellers prize winner:  Timmy Brosnan, €50 Yearly Ticket prize winner :  Marguerite O’ Connor Rathmore, €50 to William Leader Lisbaby Headford,  €40 each to Eamonn Bowler Annaghmore, Dan Corcoran Kilcummin & Christy Moynihan Lacca.  Bonus not won, numbers drawn were 2, 5, 10 & 22.   Next week’s jackpot  plus €14,400 plus €1,000 bonus.

Training:  All training sessions are up and running, each cross country sessions is at 6.30 pm, Monday’s Gneeveguilla GAA Field, Tuesday’s Boherbue Comprehensive School, Friday’s Barradubh New Field.  Open to all age categories.  County Cross Country competitions beginning Sunday October 2nd.

Couch to 5K:  Following the success of the last couch to 5K series a  new Couch to 5K series is being run in Barradubh Field, commencing Monday October 3rd for 8 weeks.  More details next week.

Riocht 5K:  Well done to Caroline Murphy & john Guerin who ran well in the 1st leg of Riocht 5K last Wednesday night.  This Wednesday night sees the 2nd leg of the race.

Scariff 10k: Well done to club member Sean Cahillane who finished in 9th place in the Scariff 10k in Co.Clare on Sunday the 11th of September.

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Club Notes…Sun 4th Sept 2016

Gneeveguilla_Club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto:  No winner of our lotto 02/09/2016, numbers drawn were 9, 17, 29 & 30.  Sellers prize winner:  Shelia O’ donoghue, €50 Yearly Ticket prize winner:  Tom Fleming Scartaglin, €50 to Jerome & Maria Casey Boherbue, €40 each to Bernie O’ Sullivan Ballinahulla, Paul Reen C/o Spillanes  Bar, Aiden O’ Sullivan Stagmount.  Bonus not won numbers drawn were 5, 18, 23 & 29.  Next week’s jackpot €14,200 plus €1,000 bonus.

Training:  Club cross country training for adults and juveniles are all up and running this week – Monday Gneeveguilla GAA Field 6.30pm, Tuesday Boherbue Comprehensive School 6.30pm, Friday Barradubh New Field 6.30 pm.   County Cross country competitions commencing next month.

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Club Notes…Sun 28th Aug 2016

Gneeveguilla_Club_notesGneeveguilla Athletic Club:

Lotto:  No winner of our lotto draw 26/08/2016, numbers drawn were 11, 13, 17 & 23.  Sellers prize winner Tom Joe O’ Donoghue, €50 Yearly Ticket prize winner Joan Collins Knocknageeha, €50 to Finbarr O’ Connor Knocknagree, €40 each to Helen O’ Rahilly Reaboy, Adrian O’ Connell The Village & Kathleen Murphy Lisheen.  Bonus not won numbers drawn were 6, 10, 17 & 26.  Next week’s jackpot €14,000 plus €1,000 bonus.

Training:  Training schedule will be as follows Monday nights Gneeveguilla GAA Sand  / Track commencing 05/09/2016 at 6.30, Tuesday nights Boherbue comprehensive School field commencing 06/09/206 at 6.30, Friday nights Barradubh New Field commencing this Friday evening Sept 2nd  at 6.30pm (all hourly sessions).  This training is for people interested in doing cross country with our club for the coming season, all venues are outdoors and geared towards 500m training upwards.  All sessions will have a training programme for Seniors, Masters, Juniors, U23 & 2nd Level Students as well as juveniles (born 2009 and upwards). If anyone is interested in helping out with any of the training sessions do come along, your help will be greatly appreciated.  Indoor Hall training for Juveniles will commence Tuesday 27th September in Boherbue and Friday 30th September in Barradubh.  Circuit training commencing in Gneeveguilla in October.  For more details contact Tom Joe O’Donoghue 0647756309 / 0879339087, Shelia 0868136523 or Cynthia 0860818606

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