Archive for the ‘Football’ Category

STRATEGIC PLANNING NIGHT

A club strategic planning night takes place next Thursday the 4th of May at 8.15pm in the clubhouse facilitated by Mícheál Martin (Wexford GAA Co Board Vice Chairman). All adult players, parents, mentors and managers are encouraged to attend to discuss our aims for the next 3-5 years both on and off the pitch. It is so important that people attend and share their thoughts on the clubs future both on and off the field.

TEXAS HOLDEM POKER TOURNAMENT

Glynn Barntown GAA Club will host a Texas Holdem Poker Tournament on Saturday next April 1st at 8pm in the clubhouse. Tickets @ €20. Contact 0872807679 for details. Please support!

CÚL CAMP COACHES 2017

First round deadline for application to work with us this Summer as a Cúl Camp coach is the 31st of March. Get your application in now!
More here : https://goo.gl/CnIXmc
Also bookings are available for all camps. Check out your venue here : https://goo.gl/SDtIvS

HEALTH AND WELL-BEING OFFICER

Glynn Barntown GAA Club would like to welcome Dermot Rafter on board as our new Health and Well being Officer. Dermot is a Behaviour Support Specialist living in Killurin with strong ties to the club. Dermot has over 25 years experience working on individual support and organisation development with qualifications and competencies in Positive Behaviour Support (PBS); Person Centred Practice (PCP); Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA); and Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT).

He is also a trained instructor in non-violent verbal and physical intervention strategies. He has devised many other programmes in the areas of teenage behavioural support; mindfulness; and youth leadership. Dermot is a fantastic new addition to this area in our club and we are thrilled to have somebody of his calibre as part of our team. Dermot can be contacted on 0872879183.

CLUBPERSON OF THE YEAR

CLUB PERSON OF THE YEAR
Glynn Barntown ladies Catherine Carley and Celestine Fox were very worthy joint recipients of this years Glynn Barntown “Clubperson of the Year” award at a Wexford District reception held in the Riverbank House Hotel on Saturday evening. Both ladies have given decades of service to the club in a variety of ways and we are most proud to see them honoured for this. We offer them both our congratulations and a heartfelt thanks for their dedication and hard work. Pictured L-R Tossy Ryan, Catheribe Carley, James Flood and Lorraine Fox who accepted the award on Cel’s behalf.

ACFL

 Congratulations to our Senior footballers who defeated the Shelmaliers on Friday night in the opening round of the league 1-10 to 0-7 with scores from Rioghan Crosbie 0-2 , Barry Doyle 0-2, Fionn Cooney 0-1, Daniel Carroll 0-4 & Aaron Kehoe 1-1.

COACHING COURSES

Wexford GAA Coaching & Games Development are in the process of planning Foundation & Level 1 / Level 2 courses. These courses are a excellent way to up-skill new & existing coaches. Over 200 coaches took part in our Winter Coach Education program last year, with a further 398 coaches taking part in our club development work throughout the year. 

To express your interest please fill out the expression of interest form or contact us directly for more information

Expression of Interest Link : https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FRRW3KD

Senior footballers

Well done to our Senior footballers who march on to a Co Semi final in their first year back up in the Senior ranks following their win over Shelmaliers on Saturday.

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SENIOR FOOTBALL WIN

Well done to our Senior footballers who held on for a 1 point victory in their championship game against Starlights in Innovate Wexford Park on Sunday Aug 7th. Our men with the help of a strong breeze went into the interval 6 points up yet despite two second half goals from Nigel Usher and Craig Doyle, our opposition assisted by the wind chipped away at the score difference and there was widespread relief as the final whistle sounded and Glynn Barntown took the win.

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JUNIOR LEAGUE WIN

Our Junior Footballers defeated Rathgarogue Cushinstown in the league in Killurin on Saturday evening.