AGB club notes October 20

Scór na nÓg
There will be no practise for Scór na nÓg this month. The next practice will be on the 23rd of November. For further detail contact Kathryn on 086 8664931

Sri Lankan Orphanages Fundraiser
Sri Lankan Orphanages Organiser and AGB Ladies Footballer, Michelle Scanlon, has teamed up with Fr. Michael in Arklow who is fundraising for Indian Orphanages, to organise a walk/climb up Lugnaquilla (Co. Wicklow) on Saturday, October 25th 2014. For more information see: Orphanages Fundraiser at or Contact Michelle on 086 8482885.

Coaching Courses
There is an Award 1 Child Coaching Course starting on Saturday the 25th of October. The course will be held over four Saturdays in Ballinakill, from 11am to 4:30pm. Day 2: Saturday 8th of November. Day 3: Saturday 29th of November. Day 4 TBD. AGB is covering the cost of the course. Please contact your admin to book a place.  This course would be beneficial to coaches coaching boys and/or girls.

Tesco Tokens
AGB have been chosen to take part in the Tesco Arklow Community Fund. Please collect a ‘Tesco Community Fund Token’ with every shop and deposit in the AGB cylinder. The AGB cylinder is currently awaiting your tokens in Tesco! Please support!

Executive Meeting
The next meeting of the Club Executive is on Wednesday 5th November 2014 at 8pm in the GAA offices in Pearse Park.

Table Quiz
AGB Table Quiz in the Old Ship on the 6th of November 2014 at 8pm.  Raffle on the night with some fabulous prizes.  Finger Food also provided on the night! Table of 4 is €20.

Shelbourne Park Social Night
A social night for adult AGB players, managers, admins and members has been organised for Saturday the 15th of November in Shelbourne Park.  Depending on numbers, a bus will be provided from Arklow, free of charge, and finger food will also be provided after the races. Tickets are just €20. Contact Ray Menton, 085 1642221 to book your place and for more information. Race Night Info from Wicklow County Board at Shelbourne Park Info at

AGB Club AGM has been scheduled for December 5th. The Ladies section will hold their AGM on Friday the 21st of November. More details will follow. Nomination forms are now up on the website at: AGM Nomination and Motion forms at

U10 Boys
AGB U10 boy’s are out next on Saturday the 25th.

U14 Boys
AGB U14 Boys are to play their Semi-Final game in the B Championship on the Bank Holiday Monday. Venue and time to be confirmed. Best of luck boys!

U16 Boys
The AGB U16 Boys ‘A’ Championship Semi-Final, AGB v St. Pat’s, is to be rescheduled after cancellation due to bad weather.

U16 Ladies
The AGB U16 ladies played St. Pat’s in the Championship final in Ballinakill on Sunday the 19th of October. This was the third time AGB and St. Pat’s have contested this title in the last three years and St. Pat’s once again took home the title. Hard Luck AGB and well done to St. Pat’s. For full report see: U16 Ladies Championship Final Report at

Minor Ladies
AGB Minor Ladies took on Bray Emmets in the final of the Minor Shield on Sunday the 12th of October. The game opened at a cracking pace, which was to continue for the full sixty minutes, but unfortunately it wasn’t to be AGB’s day. Final score: AGB 4-8 Bray 5-10. For full report see: Minor Ladies Shield Final Report at

For all upcoming AGB fixtures and updates please go to: Fixtures at

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