Gneeveguilla AC Club Notes by Cynthia Daly
Lotto: No winner of our lotto draw 04/01/2019, numbers drawn were 2, 11, 14 & 24. Sellers prize winner Gneeveguilla Po, €50 Y/t prize winner John Vaughan Lisheen 450 to Paul Moynihan Rathmore, €40 each to Nora & Jerry c/o Gneevguilla Po, Shane Nagle Rathmore & Paudie O’ Connor Scartaglin. Bonus not won numbers drawn were 4, 15, 22 & 27. Next week’s jackpot €15,600 plus €1,000 bonus.
St Valentine’s 5K: A new race in Gneeveguilla Ac calendar is St Valentines 5K February 9th in Demense Killarney. The race commences at 11.30 am, The Old Monastry is the race headquarters, the prize giving will be afterwards, with prizes for senior men & ladies, master men and ladies and juveniles. Entry fee is €15.00 for adults reduced fee for juveniles. This race replaces the 4 x 5K which the club use to feature. We are hoping a lot of our schools will participate. We will also promote the Rathmore to Rathmore 4K on March 9th, that will able followed by The Jack O’ Keeffe Road Races on Easter Monday which is a 4 miler. There will be a special prize allocated for all those who will participate in all three events.
Recent Winners: Well done to Saoirse Tompkins who has had many a win recently. Caroline Murphy & Mary O’ Connell won their sections in Beaufort on New Years Day. Robert Purcell & Andrew Purcell were also in fine form recently.
Membership & Lotto renewal: We are still collecting the money for yearly lotto tickets, €100 for 12 months or €50 for 6 months. Contact Tom Joe on 087 / 9339087