Naomh BarrÓg Club Notes 08-September-2015 2015-09-07 13:00:00

Blazing Saddles

·         Every team in Barróg is now represented in the Blazing Saddles fundraiser. If you are involved in a team in the club find out who they are and get behind them by sponsoring them for the event.

·         Blazing Saddles training for the last time this Tuesday at 7:00PM.

·         The group did over 80KM on Sunday. Well done to all who went out. The photos are on the facebook event page. Please share this event page with your friends and families and invite them down to support all the Blazing Saddles event on 12th September.

·         Thanks to Odeon, 360 cycles and the parents and children who took part in the static cycle fundraiser in Odeon cinema over the weekend.

·         We need volunteers for marshals on the day. Contact Caroline Young 0863138823 if you would like to volunteer.

·         There is an online account set up by Dick Fields which you can donate to. All support greatly appreciated. The link is

·         The cycling Jerseys are being handed out on Thursday evening. Sponsorship money is to be handed in at the same time.

·         Thanks to everyone who supported the Casino Night on Friday. Great night.

·         Only a few more days to the event. For more information about the event, sponsorship etc contact any member of the committee.

·         The club would like to wish all who are participating in blazing saddles a safe journey and a huge thank you for raising vital funding for your club.

Important Notices

·         In the local Kilbarrack Tesco there is an opportunity to raise money for Barróg. Ask for a blue chip once you have done your shopping and drop it into the Barróg bucket. All support appreciated.

·         Mentors meeting this Wednesday at 9PM.

·         Mini leagues starts back on Saturday 19th September.

·         The ticket book for the All Ireland Football Final is at the club bar. Members are asked put down their names and phone number only. Unlike any other games the amount of tickets available to the club will be limited to a certain allocation & their distribution will be by raffle among those who have applied.


·         Live music from The Connections this Saturday night. All welcome.

·         Colm Dawson, a top class magician, will be performing in the club on Saturday night also from around 8:15. He was at Electric Picnic over the weekend. Check out his website.

·         Barróg will have the Ceili House on the night before the All-Ireland Football Final (Saturday 19th September) this year. Always a great night. All welcome.

·         Damien Dempsey is playing in the club on Saturday 26th September. This is a ticket only event. Tickets €25. Get your name in the book behind the bar as soon as possible as we expect this to sell out.

Match Reports

·         Hard luck to the Junior A Footballers who lost their league match against Fingallians on Sunday.

·         Hard luck to the Minor Hurlers who lost their first group championship game against Ballyboden on Sunday.

·         Well done to the U15 hurling team who beat Round Towers of Clondalkin 8:8 to 4:10 in the quarter final of the shield last Sunday. Special mention to Adam Kenny ,4 goals, Jack Doyle 2:2, and captain, Adam Coulter, who saved a penalty for the second game in a row. 

Other News

·         The lotto is a massive €8,800 this week. Please support the club lotto.

·         Naomh Barróg Golf Society Captains Day (Ronnie Ryan) takes place on Friday week September 18th to Hermitage GC. Time Sheet is at the Bar. Please put your name down early for what should be a great day.

·         Well done to Amo Colbert and Marie Barry who are on the Scotland team who beat Derry in the All-Ireland Junior Ladies Football Semi Final on Sunday. They will face Louth in Croker before the Senior Ladies Final on the 27th September. All support appreciated.

·         Tully's Pharmacy in Raheny are doing a special offer on First Aid Kits for sports teams. €100 kit & bag for €25. Also they will supply "Total Health" logo bibs (2 colours) for the special price of €1.50 each. To avail of this call Ross Tully on 018510444 before Thursday.



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