In this week’s Ballyboughal GFC News;
BBGFC Committee would like to extend our thanks to all those who attended the AGM Last Monday Night Dec 7th.The elected officers are as follows:• Chairman: Ian McGill• Vice-Chairman: John Cahill• Secretary: Fergal Arthurs• Treasurer: Michelle Wogan• PRO: Dixer Downey• President: Leo Hickey• Juvenile Chairperson: TBC• Children’s Officer: Tracey Connell• Register Information Officer: Liam Aherne-Clarke• Head of Fundraising: Danny McGill• County Board Rep: Mick Casey• New Committee Member: Gerry Seaver• New Committee Member: Fran Stafford• New Committee Member: Suzie Murphy• New Committee Member: Dermot Devaney• New Committee Member: Kevin Geoghegan• New Committee Member: Alan MatthewsWe want to take this opportunity to thank those that are willing to get involved and help steer the club in the right direction in what will certainly be a Massive year for the club and community in 2021!A special thanks also to those that are outgoing from the Committee this year, notably Barry Ryan the Player Liaison Officer. And of course Chairman Dick Seaver who will certainly be missed and continues to be a big part of the club!
BBGFC would like to take a minute to offer our condolences to the Family of Dolores Cushen. Dolores has sadly passed away after a long battle with illness.Dolores would be more well known in the village as Mrs. Cushen and was a teacher in Ballybougal National School for a very long time! We’re sure everyone has a memory from back in the day when Dolores thought them, and right now we offer her family our condolences and our happy memories of her! #RIP
Work continues at the Clubhouse this week so we ask all members to stay clear of any machinery during this time. The new walk way and car park is really starting to take shape! Thanks to everyone involved in the process.
- BBGFC are now selling Club Face Masks and you can purchase your mask for just €5 from Mace Shop and The Brew Coffee Shop. These masks are flying out the door so dont delay and get down and get yours now.
- Ballyboughal GFC are delighted to announce our Christmas Raffle. There are some fantastic prizes to be won with many more to be announced. We will be announcing all of our brilliant Prizes over the coming days!! Check out our Social Media Pages. Tickets can also be bought Online at https://member.clubforce.com/tickets_m.asp?LL_ID=775
- Like everyone, Ballyboughal GFC has felt the effects of the Covid 19 Pandemic. Funds raised from this raffle will be put straight back into your GAA club. Tickets cost €10 and are available to purchase from our Committee Members and will be available to purchase shortly Online and through Mace Ballyboughal!
- A message to those that ordered the MFC Ballyboughal & St Peters Club gear: We have been informed that all orders placed on the Club Link are currently in production and will be shipped to your address provided, in 2 to 3 weeks (just in time for Xmas) so there is no need to worry!
- Covid 19 is not gone away yet, so please continue to adhere to the Return to Play Guidelines laid out by the GAA and by your team mentors.
- Are you new to the area and want to use the Club’s Walking Track and Outdoor Gym Equipment?! Well now you can, simply register online on the link below for a Social Membership. The club is not responsible for any accidents for non members. You must be registered to use the club facilities at any time!
- Don’t miss out on some Christmas Presents!! We still have some BBGFC Polo’s, Jumpers & Half Zips left. To find out more and get your hands on some of these, text or call Liam on 087 933 6633
- Dont forget to play the club lotto online and have your chance to win over €6,200.
- Check out our Flickr Account for some great pics of Players and Supporters alike, this year by Maree Seaver & Louise Wogan; https://www.flickr.com/photos/ballyboughal_gfc/albums
- The club are always on the look out for new coaches to help across the board. If you have an interest in coaching and would like to get involved, please contact Ian McGill on 085 870 6691.
- E-ShopWorld are the proud sponsors of Ballybougal GFC. We’re very proud to be supported by Tommy Kelly and the E-shopWorld team.
- If you have a business and would like to advertise around the pitch like so many local businesses have, please contact Danny McGill for prices and details at 086 854 4010
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Beir Bua agus Beannacht,
Baile Bachaille CLG