Stradbally GAA Club notes 31/12/18.
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This Friday night we will be hosting the ever popular GAA comic Rory’s Stories at 8:30pm in the Park Hotel. This guarantees to be an evening filled with GAA Comedy and plenty of stories that we can all relate to. Let’s just hope he hasn’t heard some stories from our escapades down through the years!!! Tickets can be collected in Cunninghams Shop, The Park Hotel or you can contact Eamonn Clancy 087-
Underage footballer of the year nominee
The Waterford GAA County Board awards night takes place this Friday night. We would like to wish the very best of luck on the night to Liam Fennell who is nominated for young footballer of the year.
At our recent AGM it was agreed to maintain the current membership rates for 2019.
Student/1st child in a family €40, 2nd child in family €30, 3rd & subsequent children €30
Membership can now be paid to membership officers Ollie Costelloe and Pat Fennell or alternatively you can pay online by visiting www.stradballygaa.com where all options are available.
Again in 2019 we have several membership packages available if you wish to avail of these. They can be purchased on line or can be paid by direct debit. Direct debit forms are available from any committee member or by email to our club secretary at secretary.stradbally.waterford@gaa.
Adult Package. Membership €70, Déise Draw €90, 50/50draw €130, National Ticket €10.
Total €300 or €25 per month.
Couple Package. Membership €120, Déise Draw €90, 50/50 Draw €130, National Ticket x 2 €20
Total €360 or €30 per month.
OAP Package. Membership €50, Déise Draw €90, 50/50 Draw €130, National Draw Ticket €10, Total €280 or €23.23 per Month.
The Munster Final of Scór na nÓg takes place this Sunday in Cappoquin at 2pm. It is the 50th anniversary of this traditional GAA event and Stradbally will compete in the Léiriú section representing Waterford. Liz and the team are putting in a huge effort in preparation for this and we would like to wish them every success on the day.
National Club Draw
National Club draw tickets are now available to purchase from any Committee member. The National club draw is organised by Croke Park to support clubs with their day to day running costs. Tickets are €10 with fantastic prizes on offer. All proceeds of these ticket sales go directly to our club.
2019 Winter League
Preparations are continuing for the 2019 Winter League which will begin on Thursday night, February 7th at 6.30pm. Team managers and referees are now in place and over the next few weeks the organisers will be meeting to pick the teams in advance of the opening night. Remember to please return the registration forms to the schools by Wednesday January 23rd to help facilitate the team selections.
Congratulations to Irene Kilbride who won €250 in our first 50:50 draw of 2019.
Our next draw will take place on the 27th of January. Tickets are €2 each or 3 for €5. Tickets are available from Cunningham’s shop, Farm Relief Services, Whelan’s Bar and The Cove Bar as well as from any of the club committee. You can also log onto www.stradballygaa.com and purchase your tickets on line.
Sunday Night Music
January 20th Connie & Collette
January 27th Mary Prendergast
The Ladies will hold their medal presentation night for the 2018 Intermediate ladies team on the 2nd of February in the Club house. There will be live music on the night from the very popular Fuse & finger food will also be served. Tickets are now on sale for €10 and can be purchased from any of the lady committee.
In 2019 our ladies are entering teams in U-