Lorrha GAA News for 16 March

November 8, 2018

Lotto: Our jackpot now stands at €6,600. Thank you for your continued support.
You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy to play every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.
Senior: The senior hurlers will play Nenagh Éire Óg in round 2B of the County Challenge Cup in Nenagh on Bank Holiday Monday next, 18 March at 4pm.
Junior: The Junior ‘A’ hurlers will commence their league campaign at home to Borris-Ileigh on weekend 23-24 March.
Under 21 Football: The U21’s will take on Moneygall/Clonakenny in a playoff on St Patrick’s Day in Moneygall at 12pm, with the winner progressing to the North semi-final against Portroe the following weekend.
Under 16: All U16’s to be training on Friday evening at 7pm sharp ahead of the start of the football championship which is only weeks away
Schools: Hard luck to Christopher Fogarty and the Borrisokane Community College team who were beaten in the Munster Vocational Schools Hurling Final by Colaíste Phobal Roscrea last week.
Easter Camp: Lorrha GAA Club will be hosting a Juvenile Easter Camp for between 3-5 April from 2-5pm each day. Cost of the camp is €20. To register, contact juvenile secretary Louise Mannion.
Tipperary GAA Clubs’ Quiz: The All County Table Quiz will be held in the Sports Hall, Moatfield on this Friday, 15th March at 9pm sharp, with all proceeds going to the Tipperary County Board.
Each GAA club in Tipperary will host the General Knowledge quiz that night with the questions being asked live on Tipp FM so all participants will have to be at their tables on time. Tables of 4 are €40 while those without a team can also participate for €10 each.
The winning team from the club will progress to the County Final in Thurles on Thursday, 28th March with the overall County Champion winning a weekend for 4 people in New York (flights and accommodation included).
Membership: for 2013 is now due. Closing date of 31st March as it will count towards our Tipperary ticket allocation later in the year and will also be entered into a draw for 2 Stand Tickets to the All Ireland Hurling Final. Adult Player – €50; Non-Playing Adult – €30; Students & Minors – €20; Juveniles (16 & under) – €15; Family Membership (2 Adults & 2 Juveniles) – €80. Each additional child is €10 each. Membership is payable to Registrar Louise Mannion, Curraghagloss, or can also be paid online at
Gym Membership: (All rates are inclusive of club membership rates above) Adult Players – €150 (€50+€100); Non-Playing member – €150 (€30+€120); Student – €100 (€20+€80); Family (2+2) – €200 (€80+€120); Non club member – €150. Individual rates are €3 per session for club members and €5 per session for non members. For further information, contact Sean Mannion 087-3643031.
Tipperary Clubs Draw: We are asking all promoters to bring their monies up to date and forward them to draw coordinator Margaret Gleeson.
Sports Hall or Function Room: If anyone or any sports team would like to use of our facilities, which include a sports hall, gym or training field with floodlights or function room, contact Sean Mannion on 087-3643031.
Circuit Training: for ladies continues in the Clubhouse every Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7-8pm, plus there is a special class for Men only on Wednesday’s from 8pm. For more information contact Noel Hogan 0876176472.
Gymnastics: continues every Tuesday and Thursday from 5-8pm and Saturdays from 11-2pm.
Social Dancing: continues on Friday night to the music of the Pat & Ritchie. Dancing 9.30pm to 12.30am. Admission €8, refreshments served.
Sympathy: Lorrha GAA Club would like to sympathise with the O’Meara family, Curragha, on the death of Mary O’Meara last week. May she rest in peace.