St. Patrick’s club notes week March 12th

Congratulations to all involved with the Wicklow Hurlers who held out to win in Bray 3-15 to 2-13 against Derry. Well done to our own George O’Brien and Andy O’Brien who got the goals that make the difference and John Connors, Christy Moorehouse and Gerry Connors.

Another tough day at the office for the Wicklow Footballers on Saturday Evening in Netwatch Cullen Park with a final scoreline of 1-17 to 0-12 in favour of the home side Carlow especially our own Dean Healy, Johnny Crowe and Conor Ffrench

St Patrick’s GAA Club will take part in the Wicklow Town St Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday 17th March. Please meet at the Council Office entrance at 12.30 for Parade starting at 1pm. See you all at the parade!

Rory’s Stories for the first time in Wicklow Presented by St Patrick’s GAA Wicklow organised by the Ladies Committee in The Grand Hotel, Wicklow on Friday 27th April at 8:00pm

Tickets €20 available from Whistlers, Fitzpatrick’s pub, Dooley Poynton Auctioneers or any ladies committee member. We will have tickets on sale next Tuesday 13th March and Friday 16th March from 7:30-8:45 in clubhouse hall. Do not delay in getting your ticket!


St Patrick’s GAA Club Registration Day on Saturday March 24th at 10.30am until 13.30pm in the Clubhouse Dunbur. All members new and old welcome

Anyone wishing to register their son or daughter is welcome to call to club, Adult players from all teams are also invited to come along and pay their annual membership fee.

Rates :

Adult player €120

3rd level student €90 , with your current student card

Apprentice €90

Mentor – non playing adult €70

Family membership (A) €190 (includes national and secondary school children)

Family membership (B) €260 (includes above and also 3rd.level students)

Juvenile up to and including under 10 boys and girls €50

Juvenile from under 11 to under 18 boys and girls €80

Subject to a pitch inspection our “Little Warriors” are starting the season on Saturday 24th March at 10am for Boys and Girls age 4-6. Fun games, getting to meet new friends and learning new skills, are what our nursery is all about. we look forward to welcoming those back from last year and meeting our new recruits!

Thanks to Gallagher’s Super Valu for their continued sponsorship of our club nursery.

U7 (Born 2011/2012) Hurling continues on Tuesdays at 6.45pm to 7.45pm in the Hall, Dunbur. Coaches are Tomás Morrissey, Willie Carey, John Joe Mc Coy, and Alan Lawlor. Contact Tomás on 086 1933796 or Willie on 083 8570491

Our U7 boys (2011 and 2012) football commences on Saturday 10th in Dunbur from 11-12. New players are welcome. Contact Tomás on 086 1933796 or Willie on 083 8570491.

Ladies Gaelic Football commencing this Saturday March 10th subject to pitch inspection.

U12’s-10:00am-11:15 Coach Rob Greene 0861676270

U8’s- 11:00am-12:00 Coach Brian McSorley 0862996799

U10’s- 11:00am-12:00 Coach Mark Donohoe 0868527767

All new members welcome

Camogie @ St. Pats for All Girls born in 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2011at St. Patrick’s GAA Club, Dunbur Road in the club hall:

Thursday 15/3 at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

Thursday 22/3 at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

Thursday 29/3 at 6-35pm to 7-45pm.

Contacts: Margaret Leonard 087 782 7881or Jason Carey 086 897 4898


REMINDER – Coach and Referee Education Courses upcoming

New referee course on Tuesday 13th March @ 8.00pm in Ballinakill. Contact Donal O’Keeffe referee Administrator (086) 821 9941 or Hugh Kenny 087-2718537

Important Notice for All U11 Teams 2018: Clubs are now required to send one coach involved with U11 Hurling & Football teams for 2018 to this referee course as we will need them to assist  in completing the games programme for 2018 as we have a shortage of referees. Referees must be over 18 years.

Coaching officer Workshop is now on Wednesday 14th March @ 7.30pm in Ballinakill

Kellogg’s GAA Cul Camp details out this week. Keep an eye out for the Coaches Application Form, all Coaches must be over 18 years of age. County Cul Camp coordinator Garrett Doyle (083) 435 7460

St Patrick’s GAA club juvenile section are grateful for the recent donation from Wicklow & District Lions Club from their successful Quiz Nights. Thanks to all for supporting their local community

The Grand Hotel in conjunction with An Garda Síochána present THE GAA CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW NIGHT on April 13, 2018 Grand Hotel, Wicklow Town at  7:30 PM

Special Guests & Prizes: Wexford’s Tom Dempsey – All Ireland Winner 1996 Hurling Waterford’s Paul Flynn – All Star & Waterford Legend, Dublin’s Pillar Caffrey – former Dublin Manager and Many more and Special Guest MC


This year Kelly’s Fruit & Veg have chosen Wicklow Cancer Support to sell shamrock for and hope to make a few bob for a great cause, Other local shops Boyz 2 Men Barber Shop, Cullens Quality Butchers , and Derek Dunne Butchers are also joining this year! Every little helps!
Please support and Shop local

St Patrick’s GAA Club Lotto results Monday 5th March 2018
We had no Winners for our Match 5 or Match 4 Jackpots. We had one Match 3 winners: Carmel O’Toole c/o Brian Finnegan
Don’t forget to buy your ticket this week. If you are not in you cannot win!
Winning numbers: 12, 18, 19 and 24. The bonus number was 14.

Thanks to the weekly Club Lotto Sellers who give up their time to help raise funds for the Club. It’s greatly appreciated. The next draw is on Monday 5th March in the Clubhouse. Make sure you buy a ticket each week and you could be the winner of our Match 4 prize €5,100 or Match 5 €10,000 jackpot!

As part of club development and potential additional playing facilities, we are requesting that each age group team support the lotto selling rota by providing a team of 4 on their designated Saturday. Are any of you available to sell in the pubs on Saturday nights from9pm? Contact your team manager for details.

Our sincere condolences to the family of Rose O’ROURKE (née Hill) Dunbur Park, Wicklow Town, Wicklow Formerly of Kent, England who has passed away peacefully, at St. Vincent’s University Hospital, Dublin, surrounded by her loving family. Loving wife of the late Aidan and loving mother of Fiona, Andy, Roisin, Maeve and Sinead. Also sadly missed by her brother Norman, sister-in-law Marina, brother-in-law Pat, sons-in-law, daughter-in-law, grandchildren, Stephen, Amy, Ian, Aidan, Georgia, Ella-Rose, Emer, Ollie, and Sam, nieces, nephews, relatives, extended family and good friends. The family also wish to extend sincere gratitude to the management and staff at Blainroe Nursing Home for their wonderful care of Rose.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis

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