Our Christmas Draw will take place on the 18th December with 11 cash prizes to be won, the top prize being €1000.00. The draw is limited to 450 tickets costing €10 each. Tickets are available through a number of club members. The prizes are, 1st - €1000, 2nd - €400, 3rd - €200, 4th/5th - €100 plus 6 x €50. The Club are also holding our Christmas Club Night on the night of the draw in the Kingswood Lodge. The Club would like to extend an invite to all of our Members and parents of children in our Juvenile Section to join us in celebration of a fantastic year for the Club. 2016 has been a great year for us as our Juvenile Section grew beyond our expectations and our Junior Men's Team winning the Murphy Cup for the third year in a row.

Training for the Junior Men's team has finished up for the winter now and will return in the New Year.

Training this weekend for the Juvenile Section on the GAA Pitches in Kilnamanagh this Saturday from 10.30. New members are always welcome to come down and have a GO at GAA without obligation to join. In particular, we're looking for the following for the 2017 season;

- boys born in 2003/2004 to join our new u14's team next season

- boys and girls born in 2005/2006 for the u12's,

- boys born in 2007 for the u10's,

- boys and girls born in 2008 for u9's

- boys and girls born in 2009 for u8's and

- boys and girls born in 2010 for u7's.

All other ages from 2011 to 2013 are welcome to join the Academy. There is a training session on Wednesday afternoon from 15.30 for the u8's, u9's and u11's on the GAA pitches in Kilnamanagh. Membership forms for the 2017 season are now available if you could collect a form at training and return as soon as possible. Alternatively you can sign up online at where you can pay in full by credit card or choose a monthly plan (if you have any queries regarding online payments, please contact our PRO, Graham Fitzpatrick by email -

Advertising opportunities for local businesses with the club for 2017 are available. If you, or someone you know is interested, please see the 'Advertising' page on the club website or contact for more information.