Skerries Harps Newsletter 3rd Mar 2014

posted 3 Mar 2014, 00:55 by Skerries Harps   [ updated 4 Mar 2014, 04:18 ]

Congrats to Aisling Spillane on winning the Senior B Club player of the Year for 2013 at the Dublin Camogie Awards on Saturday night.

With the season now kicked off Membership and Player Injury fund fees need to be paid and may be paid online or to club registrar David Watson. See full details at: . Members note: The Mandatory Players Injury Scheme does not seek to compensate fully for injury but to supplement other Schemes such as Health Insurance.  Ultimately, the responsibility to ensure that adequate cover is in place lies with the individual member. Players must be paid up before playing this season.

Building has now started on the new clubhouse and members please note that the Car Park will be closed for the duration of the build, which will take about twelve months. See website for more details and alternate plans and updates.

Well done to Lyndsey Davey (1-0)  and the Dublin ladies footballers who beat Donegal in the National football league.  Hard luck to Bryan Cullen with Dublin's Senior football who lost to Cork. Good luck to Paul Cashman and Eoin McGinley with Dublin U21 footballers V Carlow on Wed night.
Congrats to the Minor ladies footballers who beat Man O War in their first league match of the season.

Juvenile Academy continues on Sat mornings at 10am(football only). Contact Stephen GPO for more details. Club shop open on Sat mornings from 10.30am.

Sunday 9th March fixtures: . Senior Football entertain Fingallians at 10.30am, while Junior football travel to play Clontarf at 12 noon. Minor Hurling play Round Towers Away at 11am. All support welcome for all games. For all other fixtures,results, news and updates see the website

Gormanston Indoor Hurling/ Camogie tournament ended last Sunday and was a huge success again. Thanks to Denis and all who helped out with the teams and especially the players who performed well, more reports on website.

Interested in playing Adult Ladies football in 2014. Any new or former players interested in playing can Contact Paul Donnelly 086 8431268. Training has started for New Season on Wednesday nights at 8pm. All welcome.

Fundraiser: The Cheltenham Tipster forecast forms are out and the club request a big effort from members to make this fundraiser a success. This year the 1st Prize is €1,000 2nd prize €300 and 3rd prize €200. Tickets cost €10 or 3 for €20. Forms can be downloaded from the website or from Fergal 0868984657 Andy 0872857539 or Paddy Powers Skerries, The Gladstone, Des Byrne's Butchers, The Bus Bar or Bert's Barbers. Tell your friends and Good Luck to all.

If you wish to download the form "Skerries Cheltenham Form 2014.pdf" from our website go to this link and follow the steps: and hand it to any of the committee members.

Zingo Result:7-1-4-2-5-6-3. Thanks to Richard and all in The Bus Bar for hosting last week's Draw. No Winners Jackpot now a cool €4,000. Nice Prize! Maybe a Sun Holiday!!  Envelopes €2 from members or Club Promoter Gary, or play on-line at and follow the links. Every Envelope sold can make a Difference to your Club. Next Draw in The Snug  on Thurs 28th Feb at  10.30pm.

Club PRO Fergal Lynch will enter the D Kube in City North Hotel on Sun 16th March representing the club, all sponsorship welcome as all proceeds and winnings if any go to the club. Sponsorship Card in Clubhouse.

The Annual Mass for deceased members will be on Sunday 16th March at 9am in St.Patrick's Church..