Bray Emmets Banner in Croke Park
The Bray Emmets banner was proudly displayed at the Laochra 1916 celebrations in Croke Park on Sunday 24th of April. Well done to all involved in this historic occasion. More photographs are available on our Facebook page.
Congratulations to the Bray Emmets U14 Camogie team who will represent Wicklow at the national Feile na nGael competition in June. Well done to everybody! Match report below.
Coffee Morning & cake sale
The next coffee morning and cake sale takes place on Saturday 7th May. It’s a great way to meet fellow Bray Emmets members and eat really nice stuff!
Chasamba at Bray Emmets
Chasamba is a low impact but a full hours workout dancing cha cha, samba, salsa, jive etc. It’s great fun and a sociable alternative to pounding the streets or hitting the gym. Why not come along and give it a go!
Monday & Thursday 7-8pm in Bray Bowl
Wednesday 7.30-8.30pm in Bray Emmets
Contact Rosemary: 087 9946787 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Oral Irish classes
Bray Emmets Oifigeach na Gaeilge, Brian Lambe, will be giving an Oral Irish class in the Clubhouse, on a date in April yet-to-be finalised. This class is for any Bray Emmets members who are sitting their Leaving Cert Oral Irish exam in the coming weeks. If you are interested in enrolling, Please text your name to Brian 087-69 705 89.
Wicklow Camogie Feile
The U14 Camogie squad won the Wicklow Féile qualifiers on Sat, 23rd April. There was great excitement in Páirc Emmet Bhré as the girls beat Carnew, drew with Knockanana, beat Avondale, accounted for Aughrim in the semi-final, and eventually overcame Donard to top the day. Mentors and parents were thrilled by the sequences of skill, teamwork and spirit.
They are the first Bray team to win the Wicklow Féile. Bhí an-áthas ar Paul Sweeney freisin a chabhraigh go mór linn ar an lá.
Foireann : Áine Farrell, Alice O’Doherty, Amy Butler, Amy Healy, Caoimhe Byrne, Carla Lennon, Catherine McGarry, Elena Ó Ceidigh, Emma Doyle, Jordan O’Brien (Captaen), Laura McGarry, Madge Redmond, Mary-Anne Aherne, Neasa Ryder, Pearl O’Connor, Róisín Benville, Róisín Murphy, Sarah Lambe, Sinéad Quigley, Síofra Ní Mhidigh, Úna Smierciak.
Bainisteoir: Tomás Ó Midheach, Mentors – Brian Lambe and Larry Smierciak.
U10 Girls football blitz
Our first Wicklow football blitz together with the U8’s. A perfect morning for the 11 visiting teams. We had two U10 teams and played 6 matches against St Pats, Roundwood and Newtown and finished with 5 wins and a draw. This was the first outing for a number of girls and after the initial nerves in the first game they got into to their stride after that. Great performances from Ciara, Erica, Kate, Rachel and Tara but special meantion to Teagan on her first game who was great in goal and Ruby who scored too many points!
Foireann: Aine Hayde, Aisling O’Keeffe, Anna Ni Chonchubhaire, Cara Mahony, Erica Sammon, Grace Kennedy, Grace Redmond, Kate Butler, Kate Slattery, Niamh Canavan, Rachel O’Brien, Roisin Ni Chonchubhaire, Ruby Hannon, Saibh Smierciak , Tara Maher, Teagan Cronin, Zoe Hannon.
Bainisteoiri: Alan Kennedy, Lisa Mahony, Shane Slatery
U8 Girls football blitz
The Bray Emmets 2008 girls took part in their first Wicklow Football blitz on Saturday in Old Conna. A wonderful morning was had by all the girls as they enjoyed games against St Paricks, An Tochar and Arklow.
A big thank you must go out to all the parents for their great support both on the side line and in providing refreshments to all the visiting player and mentors.
Bray U8: Maeve, Olaya, Ruby, Ciara, Megan, Niamh, Alice, Kitty, Sieve, Emily, Ava, Tiegan, Siofra, Nancy and Leah (not in photo)