Coolaney/Mullinabreena GAA PRO Notes

November 8, 2018

Coolaney/Mullinabreena GAA Notes November 23rd ‘09


Shooting Stars:


Best wishes from the club to Jonathan Hill of photography company who is to ­­­­­open a new shop and gallery in Sligo shortly. This company profiles photographs form across the wide range of underage sporting events in Sligo. Jonathan was present at our club’s victories in the U-16 A2 and the Minor B finals this year. A superb array of shots is currently available to view on his website. Also from the website you can click on a youtube link on which you can view a very impressive slide show of photos from our U-16 victory against Coolera/Strandhill.


Scór Competition:


The following are details of the Sligo Scor Na Nog Competitions for 2009/2010:
Semi-Final (1) South & West takes place in Easkey Community Centre on Saturday
December 12th at 7pm. The County Final will be held in Banada Hall on January 10th 2010. The Connacht Final takes place in Banada Hall on January 23rd, 2010.

Competitors may take part in any number of the eight different Scór disciplines namely, Figure Dancing, Set Dancing, Solo Singing, Instrumental Music, Recitation, Ballad Group, Quiz and Novelty Act. Competitors must be under seventeen years of age on Jan. 1st, 2010. Contact club cultural officer Hillary Brennan on 087 9499627.


125 Sligo GAA Book:


Well done to Tommy Kilcoyne and his fellow researchers on their tireless work over recent months on producing an updated version of the Sligo GAA History book. The book was first printed to mark the Centenary year in 1984 and the new version has a release date in mid December.



Dinner Dance Photos on Web:


The photographs from the 1984 dinner dance and presentation are now available to view on our club website. Click on to to view the individual and group snaps from the event. While you’re on the site, why not sign up for our monthly club newsletter?!



Ballyboden Exit:


Hard luck to former club player Daniel Davey as Dublin club Ballyboden/St. Endas exit the Leinster club championship at the semi final stage with a defeat to Westmeath’s Garrycastle.



Nace O’Dowd Park:


All users of Nace O’Dowd Park are notified that the park is completely closed due to extensive surface repair and maintenance works carried out recently. A lengthy break of several months is now required for both playing fields and the co-operation of all users is appreciated.


Vodafone Club Offer:

Vodafone has teamed up with the GAA to establish an official Give-Back Partner programme. If you are a Vodafone pay monthly or prepay customer then Coolaney/Mullinabreena GAA Club can benefit. Vodafone will donate 5% (1 euro in 20) of your bill or top-up to the club at ‘no cost to you’. Simply log on to, register your details and nominate your club. See also the link on our club website. Alternatively text club treasurer, Shane O’Brien on 086 3097483 who, with your permission, can register your details. See also the link on our club website. This offer will provide much needed funds towards the daily running of the club. Your support is appreciated.  This is likely to be a limited offer, so hurry!!


Anyone with items for inclusion in this column can contact or alternatively text/ring 087 7981827. Deadline is 9pm on Sundays.