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Club notes for week comencing 21st July 2014

Tuesday 22nd July, 2014


Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30 Including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys". An age appropriate introduction to sport and Gaelic football. We are concentrating on ABC - Agility-Balance-Coordination, RJT - Running-Jumping-Throwing and CPK -...

U16 free passes for club senior championship game this Sat

Thursday 17th July, 2014


In conjunction with the County Board and on a trial basis, we are providing passes for U16's to gain free access (normally €3) to our senior championship game v Killucan this Sat in Cusack Park at 730pm. The U16 must be accompanied by an adult when entering the ground. Passes will be distributed at underage training on Friday and will also be available in...

Winners in Community Games World Cup Sweep

Wednesday 16th July, 2014


Congratulations to €50 Germany winner Kelly Finn Colgan (card 18) sold by Kenny Colgan. €25 goes to the runner up Miles Sleator (card 11) sold by Lorcan Sleator (Argentina) Well done also to the 4 who correctly predicted the winner and runner up:Paulo de Silva ( card 15 ) sold by Alma MurrayAndy Wozniak ( card 15 ) sold by Alma MurrayFijian Daly. (...

Boys U14 do well in Kerry

Monday 14th July, 2014


The Downs U14 boys returned from their 3 day trip to Kerry last weekend as division 2 runners up in the Comortas Peile John Egan. An action packed few days included a tour of the Sports Arena at University Limerick, meeting Kerry Captain Fionn Fitzgerald and the Munster Cup, team parade through the streets of Killarney and playing the div 2 final vs...

Club notes for week commencing 14th July 2014

Monday 14th July, 2014


Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30 Including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys". An age appropriate introduction to sport and Gaelic football. We are concentrating on ABC - Agility-Balance-Coordination, RJT - Running-Jumping-Throwing and CPK -...

The late Rose Duncan RIP

Thursday 10th July, 2014


Duncan (nee Whelehan) Rose – Tornanstown, Gaybrook, Mullingar – July 9, 2014 (peacefully) in the company of her devoted family at the Midlands Regional Hospital. Wife of the late Arthur and dear mother of Mary, Joe, Loman, Fergal and Damien. She will be lovingly remembered by her family, brother Paddy, sister Mary, son-in-law, daughters-in-law,...

Boys U14 heading for Kerry

Thursday 10th July, 2014


The boys U14 are departing for Kerry on Thursday July 10th for the Comórtas Peile John Egan. This year they will be hosted by Na Gaeil GAA Club in Tralee and will play group matches against their hosts, Wexford's St. John's Volunteers and local side Moyvane / Tarbert. Pictured below are some of the squad receiving tops from Jude Lagan of Lagan Cement. Thanks...

Club notes for week commencing 7th July 2014

Sunday 06th July, 2014


Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30pm including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys an age appropriate introduction to sport and Gaelic football. We are concentrating on ABC - Agility-Balance-Coordination, RJT - Running-Jumping-Throwing and CPK -...

Music Sat night with John Kennedy and Joe Connaire

Wednesday 02nd July, 2014


Live music in our clubhouse this Saturday night with John Kennedy and Joe Connaire from 10pm. All welcome.

Tonight's Senior B game v Garrycastle is OFF

Tuesday 01st July, 2014


Tonight's Senior B game v Garrycastle is OFF

Club notes for week commencing 30th June 2014

Monday 30th June, 2014


Upcoming EventsKelloggs Cúl Camp in The Downs Mon July 7th to Fri 11th - - more info on our website. Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30 Including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys". An age appropriate introduction to sport and Gaelic football. We are concentrating...

The Downs Run 10k and 5k results

Thursday 26th June, 2014


Well done and thanks to everyone that participated in our 10k and 5k last night. Results are available here: The Downs Run 2014

Club notes for week commencing 23rd June 2014

Sunday 22nd June, 2014


Upcoming EventsKelloggs Cúl Camp in The Downs Mon July 7th to Fri 11th - - more info on our website. 5K and 10K Run The Downs Run 5K and 10 K Weds June 25th @ 8pm come along and support the club and have an enjoyable evening.

Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30pm including our...

Club notes for week commencing 16th June 2014

Monday 16th June, 2014


Upcoming Events The Downs Run 5K Weds June 25th : time to get into training Kelloggs Cúl Camp in The Downs Mon July 7th to Fri 11th - - more info on our website. Underage Football Training Underage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30 Including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys". An age appropriate introduction to...

Community Games World Cup Sweep Draw

Friday 13th June, 2014


Club notes for week commencing 9th June 2014

Monday 09th June, 2014


GAA President Launches Strategic Plan Uachtarán Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Liam Ó Néill launched our Strategic Plan 2014 -2018 on Saturday night to a large attendance at out Club Night. The Uachtarán while covering the areas of the Strategic Plan in his speech he also covered underage coaching, community and the GAA’s initiatives in...

Club Strategic Plan now available to view online

Saturday 07th June, 2014


Click on 'Stragetic Plan' tab on left hand side main page to view.

Club notes for week commencing 2nd June 2014

Monday 02nd June, 2014


GAA President to attend Club Night We are delighted to confirm that GAA President Mr. Liam O'Neill will be our special guest at our Club Night on Saturday June 7th @ 8pm. An Uachtaran will be with us to launch the club's Strategic Plan 2014 - 2018 and there will also be underage medal presentations, scor entertainment and club sponsorship...

Boys U10 North Westmeath fixtures added

Tuesday 27th May, 2014


The following fixtures have been added to the Boys U10 page on this website also. U10 North Westmeath League Fixtures 27.05.14 St. Lomans V The Downs ( Lakepoint ) 03.06.14 The Downs V Shandonagh ( Home ) 10.06.14 The Downs V Mullingar Shamrocks ( Home ) 17.06.14 The Downs V Coralstown / Kinnegad ( Home ) 24.06.14 Kilbeggan/St. Josephs V The...

Club notes for week commencing 26th May 2014

Sunday 25th May, 2014


Underage Football TrainingUnderage Football Training continues to Friday evenings @ 6.30pm including our : Laochra Oga for 4-6 Years Girls & Boys - an age appropriate introduction to sport and Gaelic football. We are concentrating on ABC - Agility-Balance-Coordination, RJT - Running-Jumping-Throwing and CPK...