Lorrha GAA News for 13 February

November 8, 2018

Senior: Lorrha have been drawn against Roscrea in the opening round of the North Tipperary Senior Hurling Championship. This game will be played after the three county championship games have been played, possibly the weekend of 28-29 May.

Under 21: Lorrha will play Ballinahinch/Templederry in the opening round of the North U21 'B' Football Championship in Moatfield this Sunday, 14th February at 11.30am.

Under 6 & 8: Training starts in the Sports Hall on Friday, 19th February at 7pm

Under 10: Training starts on Saturday, 20th February, time to be confirmed

Under 12: Training starts on Tuesday, 16th February in the Sports Hall at 7pm

Under 14: Lorrha Rovers Gaels training starts in the Sports Hall on Monday, 15th February at 7pm.

Lotto: Our jackpot is now €5,700 with a Match 3 pot of €120. Thank you for your continued support. You can play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.

Membership: for 2016 is now due. Rates were also confirmed with all inclusive of Gym membership: €90 – Adult player; €50 – Minor/College student; €30 – Non-playing Adult (+€70 extra for gym membership for 12 months); €20 – Juvenile (16 and under); €90 – Family (2 adults and 2 children, capped at €100 for three or more children).

Closing date for membership for all adult and juvenile players is the last day of February to be insured in training and games while the closing date for all membership is 31st March. This date will be strictly enforced and no monies will be accepted beyond this date. It is important to remember that our total number of adult members by 31st March is the number the County Board will use towards our ticket allocations for Tipperary games so it is in your interest to have membership paid by then. Membership can be paid to club registrar Louise Mannion or can also be done online at

Gear Order: Due to a number of inquiries, another order is being put together for Lorrha gear. To order, contact Graham Downes 0879905870. Closing date is 26th February, deposits required.

Poker Classic: Lorrha GAA Club will be holding a Poker Classic in the GAA Centre on Saturday, 12th March from 8pm. Tickets €10 are currently on sale and there will also be a draw as part of the night.

Gaeltacht Scholarships: Forms are available for 2nd, Transition & 5th year Secondary School members to apply for a Gaeltacht Scholarship during the summer. Details are with Shane Brophy. Closing date for return of forms to the County Board is this Sunday, 14th February.

Lorrha CountryFest: Tickets (€20) are available from Kevin Molloy (0876738986) for this years Country Music Festival at Moatfield which takes place on Sunday, 17th July from 12 noon to 7pm. Line-up includes Mike Denver, Robert Mizzell, Louise Morrissey, The Conquerors, Johnny Brady, Pete Kennedy, Sean Slattery & The Connections as well as local band Tradstone. A day not to be missed!

Social Dancing: on Friday night to the music of Unity. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am.