Lorrha GAA News for 29 January

November 8, 2018

Lotto: Our jackpot now stands at €6,850. Thank you for your continued support.

The lotto is a vitalpart of our fundraising activity. You can also play our lotto online at where it is easy toplay every week. Tickets are €2 each or three for €5.


Lotto meeting: A meeting of all lotto promoters andcollectors will take place in the Clubhouse on Monday next, 31 January at 9pmsharp. A new rota will be drawn up for the year. All promoters, new and old areasked to attend. If you cannot attend, please contact Donal Brady, 087-2225516.


Medal Presentations: The Minor hurlers and U14 footballers will bepresented with their 2010 North medals in the GAA Clubhouse on Sunday, 30January at 6.00pm. All Ireland winning manager, Liam Sheedy will present the medals. The Liam MacCarthy Cupwill be present along with our All Ireland winners Patrick Maher and CiaranHaugh so it is a great opportunity for photos with the silverware. Refreshmentswill also be served. All are welcome to attend.


Gradings: Lorrha will complete at Senior, Junior ‘A’, Under 21 ‘A’ and Minor ‘A’hurling in adult grades this year. In football, we have teams in Under 21 ‘B’and Minor ‘A’.


Indoor Hurling: for Under 8’s will commence in Lorrha Hall onFriday, 4 February from 7 to 8pm.  


Gaeltacht Scholarships: Application forms are available for a limited number of GaeltachtScholarships to 2nd level students in the county from the TipperaryCounty Board. Closing date forapplications is Friday February 11th and forms are availablefrom club secretary Kevin Hough.


Membership: Membership for 2011 is now due. €40 – AdultPlayers; €20 – Non Playing Adults; €15 – Minor/College Students and Juveniles(with match ticket entry); €10 – Juveniles (without match ticket entry).Closing date for membership is 31 March and people are urged to do so by thenas figures collected on this date will count towards our allocation ofTipperary tickets later in the year.

All membership is payable to club registrar Tadhg Nevin, Glenbower,Rathcabbin or you can pay online at www.myclubfinances.comand go to Lorrha-Dorrha GAA.


Coaching Courses: An Award 1 Coaching course for February 10th, 12th, 16thand 19th at a North Tipp venue has also been confirmed. Anyone interested in taking part shouldcontact coaching officer, Ken Hogan.


Tipp GAA Calendar: A spectacular 2011 GAA Calendar has beenproduced by the Friends of Tipperary Football with all Tipp teams in bothhurling and football over the past year featuring. The calendars are free whenyou purchase a membership of the Friends of Tipperary Football which costs just€20. You are also entered into a draw for a top cash prize of €2000. Thecalendars can be purchased from PRO, Shane Brophy (087-6989612).


Old Time Dancing: Old Time Dancing continues on Friday nightin our newly extended function room to the music of Footloose. Dancing 9.30pmto 12.30am.