BBGFC Club Notes – Dec 20th 2020


A Chairde,

In this week’s Ballyboughal GFC News;
  • As we welcome Ian McGill as new Club Chairman , we also want to thank and acknowledge our outgoing chairman Richard Seaver for the massive contribution he has made to the Club. Under his tenure, the Club has gone from strength to strength both on and off the field!
    Some notable changes since Richard has come in has been the introduction of the New All Weather Pitch, Popular Walking Track, New Championship Pitch, A Championship Win for the Men’s team, 2 Championship Wins for the ladies teams and so much more!
    Not only is Richard stepping down from the Club, but he is also finishing up today in the Airport after 40+ years service.
    A great Club Man, a Great Community Man (and a great man for buying a pint in Connors).
    Thanks from BBGFC Richard 👍🇳🇬💚
  • BBGFC have a New Chairman!!! The Club and Community would like to welcome and wish Ian McGill as the Club’s new Chairman! Ian has been an integral part of the club for a VERY long time, from his playing days as one of the best Defenders in the game, to his management days helping the Men’s team win the 2009 Junior Championship Final, and to his more recognised role these days as the man involved in EVERYTHING happening in the Club! We know Ian is the right man to take the job, and rest assured the club we have now, will be ten times bigger and better by the end of his tenure as Chairman! Best of Luck Ian and congrats to the McGill family! 🏐🇳🇬👑


  • A Huge Congrats to the Dublin Senior men’s team who were crowned All Ireland Champions for a 6th year in a Row!! Hon the Dubs!!
  • 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 
  • 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: It will be with everyone by this week (just in time for Santa’s Arrival)!!
  • 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;
  • 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
  • Keep up to date with all of our news and club updates daily, by following us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
Beir Bua agus Beannacht,
Richy Downey
Baile Bachaille CLG

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