John O’Leary RIP

It is with deep regret that Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Domhnach Mór announce the death of John O'Leary, Vice President of our Club.  John was a life long member to the Club, he served many years as both a player and selector he also represent the Club as a Mid Cork Board delegate along with being an Officer of the Club.

 

Ar Dheis Dé go raibh a anam Dílis.

 

Reception into St Josephs Church Fornaught on Friday 6th March @ 5pm with Rosary @ 7pm.  Requiem Mass on Saturday @ 12 noon.  Funeral afterwards to St Lachteens Cemetery

 

As a mark of respect to John, all club activities are suspended until Sunday 8th March.

 

Our thoughts are with Kathleen, Conor, Bríd, Sean, Cáit and John's extended Family and Friends


Under 21 Football

Our Under 21 Footballers will take on Beal Athán Ghaorthaidh in the next Round of the Championship on Sunday 1st March 2015 @ 3pm in Annahala (Kilmichael GAA Grounds).  Please Support.


Darkness into Light 2015

 2015 Darkness Into Light walk/run in aid of Pieta House will take place Saturday, May 9th at 4am. Organisers again looking for GAA volunteers (over 16) to help steward the two routes, one at UCC, one in Ballyvolane. 

 

Anyone who would be willing to help out should contact Mick Finn at mick_finn@corkcity.it or lisa.burton@ge.com with names etc. 


Jamie Wall Fundraiser

On Sunday 15th March The Friends of Jamie Wall will hold a fundraising 4 mile Run in Jamie's native Kilbrittain


Allianz Hurling League

 

Cork Senior Hurlers play Clare in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Saturday 21st February in Páirc Uí Rinn at 7:00 p.m.

  

The Cork team will be announced on www.gaacork.ie on Thursday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advance Ticket Purchase

Advance ticket purchase is the way to go. Play Smart – Buy By Friday – Save €5.00 on match day adult ticket prices.

Tickets available from gaa.ie and selected Centra and Supervalue stores at €10.00.

U16’s GoFree, and normal student / OAP concessions apply (no discount on concession price).

Ticket only Turnstiles

Cashless turnstiles will operate for the Allianz League home games at Páirc Uí Rinn.

Ticket Vending Booth

On match days patrons can purchase and pay for tickets at the booths and then proceed to the turnstile gaining admission on ticket presentation. Adult tickets €15.00.

Some of the Local Cork Centra and SuperValu stores where tickets can be purchased are -

SuperValu Hollyhill Cork

SuperValu Blarney Cork

SuperValu Kanturk Cork

SuperValu Ballincollig – Quish's Cork

SuperValu Mallow Cork

SuperValu Ballincollig – Down's Cork

SuperValu Merchants Quay Cork

Centra Mallow Cork

Centra Bishopstown Cork

Centra Tower Cork

 


Allianz Leagues

The Allianz Football Leagues for 2015 are now underway and the Hurling Leagues will begin next weekend with Cork facing Kilkenny on Saturday 14th February in Pairc Ui Rinn @7pm. 

 

Ticket Arrangements 

Advance ticket purchase is the way to go with supporters enjoying €5.00 savings on match day prices.Tickets available from gaa.ie and selected Centra & Supervalue stores at €10.00. U16’s GoFree, & normal student / OAP concessions apply (no discount on concession price).

Ticket only Turnstiles

Cashless turnstiles will operate for the Allianz League home games at Páirc Uí Rinn.

Ticket Vending Booth

On match days patrons can purchase & pay for tickets at the booths and then proceed to the turnstile gaining admission on ticket presentation. Adult tickets €15.00 


Referees Recruitment Programme 2015

A Foundation Course for new referees is planned for February 16th in Páirc Uí Rinn.

Interested candidates can confirm their details with Referees Recruitment Officer Colm Lyons on email:refereerecruitment.cork@gaa.ie or with Mairead in the office at Páirc Uí Chaoimh Tel: 021 496 3311

Applications for this course close 9th February 2015


Muskerry Awards

Muskerrys achievements for 2014 were recently celebrated at an event in Ballincollig.

 

At this event the Supreme Sports Star of the Year was announced from the 8 monthly winners.  Briege Corkery was the winner on the night and accepted her award to a standing ovation.

 

Earlier in the night the Muskerry Hurling and Football Teams of the Year were announced.  

The Hurling team was sponsored by O'Mahony Walsh Auctioneers and Insurance Brokers, and were presented to the players by Barry Walsh of O'Mahony Walsh.

The team is
Johnathan Buckley      Cloughduv
Paul O'Sullivan            Cloughduv
James O'Leary            Kilmichael
Kevin Horgan              Donoughmore
Andrew Cronin            Cloughduv
Michael Hodge            Ballinora
Bryan O'Halloran         Ballinora
Darragh Ring               Cloughduv
Conor Cotter              Kilmichael
Sean O Connor           Cloughduv
Peter Kelleher             Kilmichael
Shane Sexton              Donoughmore
Patrick Fitton              Ballinora
Michael Murphy         Ballinora
Donal Corkery            Cloughduv

The Football team was sponsored by Murphy Fuels & Macroom Haulage and were prestented to the players by Paddy Murphy of Macroom Haulage.

The team is
Joe Kelleher              Eire Og
Liam Long                 Kilmurry
Trevor O'Brien          Clondrohid
Aidan Corkery          Donoughmore
John Carey                Dripsey
Dave Barry                Aghinagh
Dave O'Leary            Kilmurry
James White              Kilmurry
Mike O Brien            Aghinagh
Sean O'Connor         Canovee
Cathal Vaughan         Iveleary
Gary Murphy            Dripsey
David O Sullivan           Dripsey
Peter Kelleher           Kilmichael
Declan Ambrose       Aghinagh

A  huge congratualtions to Kevin, Shane and Aidan on their places on the Teams and well done to all the winners.


Charity Football Game – Jamie Wall Fund

Muskerry All Star Junior Football selection will a Carbery All Star Football selection in a charity game next Sunday 1st of Feb in Eniskeane @ 2pm in Aid of the Jamie Wall recovery fund.

 

Jamie Wall played as a Dual Player for Cork Hurling & Football teams at underage and was on the Cork Intermediate Hurling Team that defeated Tipperary in this years Munster Final.  In the week following the Munster Final what started as a Dull Pain in Jamies Back saw him being rushed to Dublin to undergo Emergency Surgery.  Jamie lost the use of both his legs and is currently in the National Rehabilitation Hospital in Dun Laoghaire.

 

We would ask you all to support this very worthy cause.


Club Registration 2015

We would like to remind anyone who has not already done so that the final night for Registration for Cumann Luthchleas Gael Domhnach Mór will be on Friday 30th January from 7.30pm to 9.00pm in the Clubrooms in Lackabawn.  We would ask all Members/Players to note that should they not register before the cut off date of 31/01/2015 they will not be permitted to take part in any Club Activities.