Nótaí Chlub na Seachtaine Márta 21 2019
Well done to Kate Fizgibbon, Niamh Hetheron, Siobhan Killeen & Sarah Fagan who all helped Áth Cliath to victory over Monaghan in DCU on Saturday in Lidl National League. Paddy Smyth helped The Dubs to their first victory over the Premier County in Tipp since 1946. They now take on All-Ireland Champions Luimneach in Nowlan Park on Sunday in the league semi-final.
Aine Walsh was part of the Minor team that lost out to Cill Dara in the Leinster Championship on Monday. Aoife Quigley & Aisling Courtney were part of the Faoi14 squad that defeated An Iarmhí 3-7:1-7 in the Leinster Championship.
Well done to our Faoi10 buachaillí grúpa 1 who had a clean sweep at home to Clanna Gael in St. David's with most other cluichí called off over the weekend. Our Faoi16 hurlers had a good win at home under Friday night lights. Hard luck to our Faoi14B hurlers who put in a great second half performance with the breeze on DCC but came up just short. Well done to the U13s who played their second game after defeating
Places for Campa Cásca our Easter Camp running April 15-17 in St. Paul's College are going fast. Online booking now available on clontarfgaa.com/camps
Advanced Camps for 12-14 year olds will run on April 24th (football) with hurling/camogie on the 25th. Dublin Senior players will be coaching each of the camps which will be a fantastic opportunity for our juvenile players. Book online on clontarfgaa.com/camps
The countdown to #TheOsKaRs continues. Over 50 of your friends, neighbours and clubmates are learning their lines and figuring out their costumes. The producers have scouted locations far and wide around Clontarf and have had to be very inventive with props. Tickets for the gala premiere on Friday April 5th are onsale on clontarfgaa.com/oskars, in An Siopa (Tues & Thurs 7-8pm), from each teams lead mentor and also can be ordered by email from firstname.lastname@example.org. A small number of sponsorship packages are available which offer a brand exposure at a high profile community event. Please contact email@example.com to discuss further.
Nótaí Chlub na Seachtaine Márta 1 2019
2 out of 3 opening day victories for our hurlers. Our Inter hurlers started their AHL3 on a gloomy morning in St. Anne's Park but their performance brightened the day winning 3-16:0-7 against Pats Palmerstown. Junior A hurlers had a tough start in AHL6 coming up against a strong Naomh Fionnbarra away. In the afternoon a Junior B team that spanned the decades with an age range of 33 years between oldest and youngest defeated Réalt Dearg in AHL9 at home.
Minor buachaillí opened their peil league campaigns with As losing out in Roinn 1 away to Skerries Harps by 8 points. Bs put in a tremendous second half recovery to claw back a 9 point deficit to win by the minimum with Daniel Roddy getting the winning score in a 2-14:4-7 win against Craobh Chiaráin. 2 goals from Max Hession were crucial in the win. Cs opened up their campaign under lights on Monday night and some goals sa dara leath led to victory over Na Fianna. Well done to the 4 U16s who played up for their first taste of minor football. Hard luck to the Faoi13 Bs who narrowly lost out in a second half shootout against Scoil with 15 goals being shared between the teams. Faoi10 buachaillí got their hurling campaign underway with some very competitive cluichí at home to St. Vincents and away to Castleknock with Ben Kilgallon and and Rian Dooley getting several scores for Cougars in a high scoring victory
Well done to our Faoi10 & 11 buachaillí who enjoyed their Sunday afternoons in the Gormanston Indoor Hurling tournament. All the teams played well throughout the 6 weeks and hopefully it will stand to them later in the year when they're pulling on the sliotar on harder ground.
The actors are learning their lines and producers are scouting locations and sourcing props. Tickets for the hottest event in town are now onsale on clontarfgaa.com/oskars. Follow on social media for more news about the event and every Friday in the leadup the club will be showing one of the nominated movies.
Keep an eye out around the area for our new 'Wanna Play GAA' campaign. GRMA to PJ Ryan who suggested the idea and has been putting the posters up in the local businesses. Thanks to all the businesses who are supporting.
Campa Cásca our Easter Camp returns to St. Paul's College April 15th-17th and online booking is now available on clontarfgaa.com/camps with family discounts available. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.
We'd encourage all members interested in hurling to support our cairde Friends of Dublin Hurling and sign up for membership on fodh.ie
No winner of the Lotto on February 21st. Numbers drawn were 14, 17, 21, 30. Lucky dip winners were Miriam Lillis €50, John Devine & DJ O'Flaherty €25 each. Pota Óir now €12,300. If you're not already playing please signup online on our website.
Nótaí Chlub na Seachtaine Feabhra 11 2019
Well done to Siobhán Killeen who bagged 2-1 for Áth Cliath in the Lidl National League win over Tipp on Sunday. Sarah Fagan started her second Senior match alongside Kate Fitzgibbon with Niamh Hetherton introduced sa dara leath. Next up are Maigh Eo in Croker on February 23rd as part of a double header.
Our Faoi16A buachaillí survived conceding a cic eirice late in the game to win 5-7:4-8 against Fingallians in their opening Roinn 1 Peil encounter. They're away to Na Fianna next Saturday with the reverse fixture for the Bs on Friday night under lights at 7pm on P34.
Good win for Faoi12Cs away to BBSE in Ballycullen, with Storm Erik at their backs they put in a good score sa chead leath and did well against the gale after the break. Bs and As came up against strong Kilmacud and TSS teams in their grading games.
Our Faoi10 & 11 buachaillí are enjoying the Sunday afternoon Indoor Hurling tournament in Gormanston.
We have two great photo galleries from our Chairman's Evening and Ladies Awards Night on our website.
GRMA to Sherry FitzGerald who presented our Faoi9 cailíní with their new geansaí for 2019.
The movies have been cast, come along this Friday night as we announce the nominees for Best Picture at this year's OsKaRs. Meet the casts at our launch night from 8pm in the club. We will have the hottest tickets in town on sale and they will also be on sale online later in the week from clontargaa.com/oskars. There are a number of smaller roles in the films to be cast so if you would like to take part contact Stephen firstname.lastname@example.org or text 0879864611.
Club Lotto numbers were 3,8,9,27. No winner of Pota Óir of €12000. Consolation prizes to Louise McKenna, Linda Barton & Michael Fahy. Play online bit.ly/ctlotto, in An Siopa (Tues & Thurs 7-8p), An Cúldoras or in The Sheds or Pebble Beach. Supported by Stafford Funeral Homes. Next draw on Valentines Night, why not pop in to club for the live draw after the romantic dinner!
Nótaí Chlub na Seachtaine Nollag 17 2018
Well done to our Faoi12 buachaillí as both hurling teams received their league winners medals from Áth Cliath Senior hurler Paddy Smyth on Friday.
Mentors end of year get together this Thursday 20th from 9pm in Cúldoras, get those all important plans for 2019 together!
This year make it a 'dearg agus bán' Christmas. Get those all important Cluain Tarbh gear in An Siopa our club shop with additional opening on Wednesday and Saturday as well as usual Tuesday and Thursday.
There will be a music seisiún in Cúldoras oíche Satharn. Check Facebook/Twitter for further details later in the week.
Our juvenile players and mentors will be bag packing in Nolans supermarket Sunday 23rd from 8.30am-7pm. Please support our local shops and sponsors. We're delighted to have Nolans as a member of #TeamCluainTarbh.
Our Annual Charity Blitz returns on Thursday 27th from 5pm at the club astro. This year it's in aid of Pieta House with a suggested donation of €10, everyone welcome, just turn up to play.
Adult players awards night on Friday December 28th at 8pm in Áras Chluain Tarbh, promises to be a great night.
In 2019 the club are bringing the glamour of Hollwood to Clontarf but we need your help. The OsKaRs is an exciting event where players, mentors, parents, friends, neighbours, family members etc will act out scenes from some well known Hollywood Blockbusters and we will roll out the red carpet for a fun night to premiere the films. We are asking that all teams would identify 3 people who are willing to act. These could be players from adult teams, parents from juvenile teams, mentors! or neighbours, family or friends. We are also looking for some 'Producers' so if you would like to be involved in organising the event but stay behind the camera this could be the role for you. We will have a casting night on Wednesday January 9th at 7pm. Further details on our website at clontarfgaa.com/oskars or email email@example.com
or text Stephen on 0879864611
Planning a bit of a do over the festive season? Why not consider Cúldoras our club members bar as a venue. Please contact Kieran McMahon for further details about booking it.
There will be Christmas trees for sale at the club carpark each weekend in December. Fridays 6.45-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-6pm. There will also be a delivery and recycling collection option.
No winner of our Club Lotto. Pota Óir/Jackpot is now €11,300. Numbers drawn were 5, 12, 20, 26. Lucky dip winners were Gary Sinnott €50, Seán and Dennis & Karen Mulvaney €25 each. You can play our club Lotto online (bit.ly/ctlotto), by envelope in An Siopa, Cúldoras, Aspire to Fitness gym or The Sheds or Pebble Beach. Remember if you're not in, you can't win! GRMA to Staffords Funeral Homes for their support of the Lotto. Why not join us for the live draw this Thursday around 10pm in Cúldoras