Club notes for week commencing 13th May 2013

November 7, 2018

Underage Training
Underage training  is on Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30  new players welcome.
Under 14 boys
The lads recorded a good home win over an understrength Mullingar Shamrocks side in the div 1 league on Thursday evening last. The div 2 fixture v Killucan was postponed and we hope to have it played this week.

Visit of London’s Dulwich Harps 
We are hosting the under 14 boys of Dulwich Harps and their team mentors for 3 nights as part of their irish tour. They will be staying with us on Sat 25th, Sun 26th and Mon 27th May. Thankyou to those who have already kindly agreed to provide accommodation for the visitors. We do need a few more to take either 1 pair of players or adult team mentors. Contact Marc 087 83622967 if you can help. The visitors will have their own itinerary for during the day and will return around 8pm each evening. Your co-operation will be greatly appreciated as we do our bit for The Gathering. 
Kellogg’s Cul Camp 2013
The club are delighted to be hosting a cul camp again this year in association with Kelloggs from July 29th to 2nd August. 
See our website for more details.
Under 8 boys
Photographs from our recent trip to Croke Park have been uploaded to the club’s website courtesy of Sinead Scully.
Table Quiz
Table Quiz Night Fundraiser for The Downs U16/U18 Boys and Ladies Intermediate Teams Sat 18th May @ 7:30pm in The Downs Clubhouse.
Community Games
The Downs Community Games are having their Sports on Saturday the 18th May next at 2p.m. sharp.  There will be many events including, tiny tots race, novelty races, Mothers and Fathers race, field events i.e. ball throw, long puck, disc, shotput and high jump. We look forward to a big turn out on the day. 
Sale on club gear up to 50% off on  Windcheaters, Tee shirts, Baseball caps, and Tracksuits
To purchase any club gear contact Carmel at 087 9496347.
Full brochure available on our website and facebook page
Lotto Results
Lotto Results 13/05/13
Jackpot 1: €14,000
Numbers drawn: 11, 21, 24, 26
Result: no winner
2 x €100 winners: 7 Nolans, Sean Bardon.
Jackpot 2:€2,400
Numbers drawn: 5, 7, 10, 20
Result: no winner
Next week’s draw will take place in The Roadhouse with jackpots of €14,000 and €2,600.
Weekly newsletter email
You can register to receive our free weekly newsletter email at our lotto website – just search for The Downs. The newsletter is sent every Monday night and includes that night’s lotto results and club notes.
Face book you can now keep up to date with the club’s activities on our new FACEBOOK page:  and TWITTER @TheDownsGAA.
Membership now due for 2013 Juvenile Player €25, Adult Player €40, Student Player €25, Ordinary Adult member €30, OAP €15, Family €50 You can also do your membership online through the website.
Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and brings a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.
We extend our sympathy to the family, relatives and friends of Edward Deihy of Knockmant, Killucan and  Maura Frances BRIODY, Hillside Drive, Mullingar.


The Downs Ladies Football
Under 12 s recorded a win over Kinnegad on Thursday evening in Kinnegad.
County Football
Well done to Laura Wynne who was part of the Westmeath under 16  team who won the Leinster  championship on Sunday
Congratulations to Agnes Murtagh who refereed the County Junior final on Saturday last.
Underage Coaching
Underage training is on  Friday evenings 6.30 to 7.30 new players always welcome.
Registration is now due and can be paid to any coaches or in the shop reductions for families.
Clothes Collections
The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags of clothes can be left with any team coach or committee member or in The Shop. Please ask family, neighbours, friend and co-workers to fill a bag.