Sarsfields Lotto Newsletter

November 8, 2018

Condolences.  Sarsfields GAA send their condolences to the Keogh Family on the recent death of Ann Keogh. Ann was wife of Tom (Rubber) Keogh.

Also condolences to the Flood Family on the recent death of John Flood.

Also condolences to the Martin Family on the recent death of Joan Martin.

Also to the Molloy family on the recent death of Teddy Molloy.

Ar deis de go raibh siad

Membership 2015    It's that time of the year again; Sarsfields 2014 membership expires on 31/12/14 and 2015 membership is due from January 1st. Gym fobs will be deactivated on January 31st.

There will as usual be a dedicated Membership Registration weekend on Friday January 23rd (8 – 9.30pm) and Saturday 24th (11am – 1am) however you can now pay your membership in the clubhouse on Monday Wednesday and Friday nights from 8-9pm.

In order to be eligible to play Gaelic games with our or any club a player must be registered with the GAA. Club membership gives automatic registration with the GAA, this rule will be strictly enforced in 2015 – you must be a member to play or train. Members wishing to be eligible to vote in the 2015 AGM must be paid in full by March 31st 2015.

Prompt payment of membership helps Sarsfields to provide the players insurance scheme, lighting, pitches, dressing rooms, equipment, showers, etc. for all.

It is our club, it is up to each & every one of us to pay & play our part. Don't leave it up to a few to subsidise you.

All Gym Fobs are now deactivated.

Please note all memberships must be accompanied by a completed membership application form which can be obtained from the club or downloaded from the club website

Sarsfields 2015 membership cards and stickers are now available – if you have paid your membership and not yet received your card(s) and sticker(s) you can collect them on either Friday (Feb 27th) from 8-9.30 or Saturday (Feb 28th) from 11-12.

If you need any further information please contact Kathleen (Ollie) Ryan at 086-2641115 or Christy Horan at 087-9249884.

Pay Your Membership before March 31stSincere thanks to Club member Paul Keeley for organising sponsorship from Choice Hotels. Choice Hotels are generously sponsoring our draw offering a weekend away for 2 people in a choice of the, Clarion Hotel, Cork, Clarion Hotel, Limerick or Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley. To enter the draw, all you need do is FULLY PAY your 2015 Club membership by 31 March 2015. All fully paid up registered members (confirmed by Club Registrar Kathleen Ryan) by 31 March 2015 will be entered into the draw and the lucky person will be drawn over the Easter weekend. Now there's an incentive!

Dermot Earley Academy.  Our underage academy is now back in full swing on the Saturday mornings and all new members are welcome. Through the course of the year there will be 35 action packed weeks of fun and

personal development where our expert coaches will teach your children the fundamental skills required to play Gaelic football. For further information please contact Shea McGann on 087/2039726. E-Mail


Patricks Day Parade.  The club would like to thank all who marched in the Patricks day parade and well done to all who put in the hard work in the organising of the float.

Room for rent.  Sarsfields GAA have a room available in the club for rent. Suitable for many types of businessand also is kitted out with numerous power points and internet connection. For further information contact club Secretary on 087/660603


Used Football & Hurling Gear As the club Equipment officer it is my aim to raise funds whenever possible, to ease the cost on the club on buying training equipment. Over the next few weeks I will be trying to collect as much gear as possible and then sell it for a small fee on a Saturday morn at the Academy. What we need, Boots (all sizes), Helmets, any O’Neills gear, Jerseys, Hoodies etc. Any Monies made from this will be used to buy training gear for the club. I will start to collect on Saturday morn coming 29th Mar, so if you are attending the Academy or you can call in with some used gear please leave it in the shop. For further info you can contact Seamus McGann 087/2039726. Thank you, every bit helps!!


Club Shop The club shop is stocking a large range of casual and training gear for all ages. The shop will be open on sat mornings from 11am and for any more Information  you can contact Angie on 086/0762710


Looking for old Photos and old Club Records  The Club are looking to build on its already large collection of photos and especially with some older Photos of teams or individuals. Also we are trying to put together as much Records as is possible from days gone by ie. AGM Reports, secretary reports, match reports and any match Programes. Any material that is given to the club will be given back in the same order. If you have any and would like to share them with the club you can contact Seamus McGann Club PRO at 087/2039726 or E-mail


Second Hand Clothes Collection The club is still collecting second hand clothes and you can hand in your clothes in the morning or the evening when the club is open. For further info you can contact Christy on 087/9249884


Function Rooms There are 3 Function Rooms available in the club which can cater for big and small Functions, Weddings, Christenings, Birthdays, Funerals, etc. Enquiries to Shirley (086/8568830)


Club Lotto The club would like to thank all those who support the Lotto and would like to encourage all its members to participate in the weekly Lotto draw. This can now be done by going on to the Sarsfields web site and clicking on the (play lotto now) link, then follow the step by step instructions.

Lotto results for Monday 16th  March 2015. Numbers drawn:  4, 8, 19, 24,   

No Jackpot winner, Jackpot €12,000:

Winners of the Bonus Prizes;

€100;  Dinny O’Callaghan

€40;     O’Callaghan Family

€40      John Doherty

€25     Noel Deenehy