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Rathcline Club Notes 10th July 2016

posted 2 Aug 2016, 06:22 by Rathcline Public Relations Officer

Pride of place must go to the Longford senior team and our club men Denis Connerton, Liam Connerton and Shane Kenny on a great win over Monaghan on Saturday last and we wish them well in the next round of the qualifiers on Saturday next.

Well done to Ciaran Murtagh and his Roscommon panel on securing a draw when all seems lost in the Connacht Final on Sunday last in Pearse Stadium Salthill. We wish Cian and the lads the very best in their replay in Castlebar on Saturday next.

Well done to all the club members that travelled to support the team on Saturday.

Have you booked for the Galway races yet? Time is closing in on the date and the club needs figures of those intending to attend.

We are only a couple of weeks away from the famous Galway Races now is time to start preparing for the Rathcline club’s Annual Day at the races. The package for the day at the races makes the day a very special one and it is really inviting way to entertain family and friends. It is a great opportunity to avail of the warm summer weather and a reason to dress up for the occasion.

Rathcline will go racing on the opening day of the famous Galway Races, Monday 25th July with the first race commencing in and around 5pm.

The Galway Races brings a great excitement and the club offers you the opportunity to be part of that excitement in the company of locals.

All in all, this is a very special day out all for the cost of €110 and for your money you will receive free admission as well as a race card, free parking, a seating and viewing area located in the new Killanin stand overlooking the finishing line with spectacular views, there will be tipsters in the Pavilion, tote facilities, a beautiful 4 course meal, €5 drink voucher, there will be an opportunity to be declared the Best Dressed Lady and there will be after meal entertainment.

The club appreciates the continued support of Bernard Kane Supervalu, Lanesboro for once again sponsoring this very special club occasion and an occasion you should come to and have a really good evening’s entertainment.

As tables are limited it is very important that you book your seats as early as possible. To book your table you should contact Caroline Ginty 087-6224810, Stephen Rooney 086-3176301 or Mickie Farrell 086-8509820.

The minor club urges parents and supporters to support the club’s day out at the Galway Races

Our U8 panel will make the trip of a lifetime on Monday next 18th July when they travel to Croke Park for a Blitz. We wish all the players and the mentors well and are sure they will all have a most wonderful day.

The Cúl Camp in Clonbonny will take place from Monday 25th to Friday 29th July. This is always a wonderful week for all the young boys and girls, full of enjoyment and sport and a week not to be missed. Bookings can be made on the Longford GAA website – click on the Cúl Camps icon on the home page or contact Damian Sheridan, Longford GAA or Tina Dowd, club chairperson. The fee for the week is €55 for the first child, €45 for the second and €40 for the third and fourth.

The minor club Table Quiz will take place on Friday 29th July at 9pm with a venue to be confirmed next week.

The fixtures for the next 10 days are for Minor club only as there are no senior fixtures due to Longford’s great winning streak. This Wednesday 13th U8 Respect Exhibition Go Games at 7pm in Kenagh. On Monday our U14’s travel to Pairc na nGael, Dromard to play the St. Francis/St. Vincent’s combination at 7.30pm. On Wednesday 20th our U10 travel to Dunbeggan for their respect Exhibition Go Games.