Co Senior League
In the first round of the Co Senior League which was played last Friday, we were beaten by Thurles Sarsfields on a scoreline of 2-25 to 1-14 – Tommy Heffernan getting the Nenagh goal in the second half. We play Kilruane MacDonaghs in the second round – this is due to be played on the weekend of 2nd/3rd April.
North Junior Leagues
The first round of the North Junior League takes place next weekend where we play Kilruane MacDonaghs – the game takes place on Sat at 4.30pm in Cloughjordan.
The Junior B League starts on the weekend of 10th April – we play Silvermines in the first round in Dolla.
The 2020/21 medal presentation night was held on Friday night last in the Hi B. A great crowd attended where medals were presented to the North Junior A Hurling Champions, North & County Junior B Football Champions and the 2020 North Junior C Champions. Well done to all.
This week’s lotto jackpot was €9,300. Our lotto can be played either online – the link is available on our social media sites or by contacting any Committee member to join up for one or multiple draws.
Membership for 2022 is now due and can be paid through Foireann.ie.
If you are already set up on Foireann simply login and select and pay your membership type here. If you do not have an account, go to Foireann.ie and choose the New user – Register option – once you have set up an account your membership can then be paid here.
Any queries on this please contact Enda Long at 087 221 3954. Membership can also be paid to Enda Long or any Committee member.
Membership rates remain the same as last year and are as follows: Full Membership – €50, Student/OAP/Unemployed/Juvenile – €30.
Family options are also available as follows: Option 1 – One adult + multiple U18s – €80. Option 2 – Two adults + multiple U18s – €100
With games now resumed for all groups, all players must pay their membership ASAP.
We extend our sympathies to the Clear family on the death of Con Clear who passed away recently. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.
Nenagh Éire Óg Gaelic Games Youth Academy
We were delighted to have officially launched our Nenagh Eire Og Gaelic Games Youth Academy proudly sponsored by Albany Home Decor & A Sportsmans Dream. Juvenile club committee members visited the primary schools in Nenagh where they met with the principals of each school to speak about the Academy and invite all children to come along to Nenagh Éire Óg to join in the fun and learn some new skills.
The Academy will be running events in the coming weeks details of which will be shared on club social media so keep an eye out for details.
All new members to the club are welcome, training times for the various age groups are outlined below, contact the club social media sites with any questions.
Easter Cúl Camps
Nenagh Éire Óg will be running an Easter Cúl Camp. The camp takes place on Tuesday 12th, Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th of April. Camp will run from 10am until 1pm. Booking can be made online through the Tipperary County Board link https://tipperary.gaa.ie/tipperary-gaa-easter-camp/ . The camp costs €35 for the three days with each child receiving a football and sliotar. The camp is for children ages 6-13.
Coach Safeguarding Course
In order to be involved in coaching juveniles in any regard the requirements are:- to be Garda Vetted in the first instance & have your Safeguarding Certification completed in the second instance, no exceptions to these requirements. Contact Eileen Kennedy, Child Welfare Officer, via the club social media if you wish to enquire about upcoming courses.
Our U7 boys continue their 8 week block of fundamental movement games on the new Astroturf pitch. We would love to see new faces, so any boys born in the years 2015/2016 please come along Saturday mornings at 9am to the Nenagh Eire Òg GAA Complex. No helmet or hurls are required and it’s a great way for the boys to burn off some of that Saturday morning energy! For further information please contact Alan on 087-7518789. Free tea/coffee/treats for parents during the training session.
Training continues on Saturday mornings at 10am for any boys born in 2013 and 2014. New boys are always welcome to join. Contact Cathal on 086 080 6460 or the club social media sites with any queries. Free tea/coffee/treats for parents during the training session.
Under 11 boys hurling training takes place every Friday at 6.00 on the Astroturf. New players born in 2011 and 2012 are welcome to give it a try. Contact 0874086439 for more details.
The older boys played Newport last week in Newport and came away with a win, congratulations boys, very well done. Next Saturday the younger boys are away to Shannon Rovers at 12 o clock, best of luck to the boys involved. Training for this group continues Tuesday evenings at 5.30pm and Saturday afternoons at 3pm.
Training for this group continues on Tuesdays from 7-8 p.m and on Thursday evenings at 6pm.
U17/19 training continues every Monday and Wednesday at 6.50 pm. We are getting a great turnout and encourage anyone who was on either of these squads before to come back and join us again.