Weekly club news

November 8, 2018


Senior: On Sunday, July 20th the Éire Óg senior hurlers will face Toomevara in the Clean Ireland Recycling County Senior Challenge Cup Johnny Ryan Cup final at 7pm in Dolla. Your support would be appreciated.

Junior A: The junior A hurlers return to action on Tuesday, July 15th when the lads host Kildangan in MacDonagh Park, Nenagh at 7.30pm. Your support would be appreciated.

Minor: Well done to Nenagh Éire Óg minor team who beat Ballina 3-16 to 0-14 on Friday evening. The minor hurlers are also in action on Thursday, July 17th when they face Roscrea in Moneygall at 7.30pm. Your support would be appreciated.

Fixtures: Please keep a close eye on the club website and on the club’s various social media channels for all the latest updates on fixtures and results.

Summer Camp: The Nenagh Éire Óg annual summer camp will take place from Monday, July 21st to Friday, July 25th for boys and girls aged between six years of age and 14. Non-members are welcome!

Lotto: Next Lotto draw on Monday, July 21st  – play online.



Under-10: The under-10 girls played in a blitz in Newport at the weekend where they had games against Newport, Drom & Inch, Ballina and Moneygall. The girls had a great day out and really enjoyed themselves. Thanks to Newport for organising it and inviting us.

Under-12: Best wishes to our under-12 team who face Éire Óg Annacarty in the shield final on Wednesday evening in The Ragg. All support welcome.

Tipperary: We had a large number of girls who played with the Tipperary under-15, under-16 and intermediate teams at the weekend. Well done girls and keep up the great work.

Bag Packing: We are bag packing in Dunnes Stores on Friday from 8am until 9pm. This is a vital fundraiser for the club and we ask everyone who possibly can to please volunteer for one hour. If you are in a position to help out please contact Denise Morris.

Summer Camp: The Nenagh Éire Óg annual hurling and Camogie summer camp will take place from Monday, July 21st to Friday, July 25th for boys and girls aged between six years of age and fourteen. We hope to have a huge representation from the Camogie section and non-members are more than welcome to attend and try out hurling and Camogie.


Under-6 & Under-8: The boys will be taking part in a tournament on Saturday morning in Nenagh. Full details from coaches during the week. Always a great morning so don’t miss it.

Under-10: Our under-10 hurlers had a great day out enjoying a match away to Naas last weekend. Thanks to Michael Cleary & JKC Toymaster for sponsoring drinks and ice creams on the boys return.

Under-12: Hard luck to our under-12 group D team who lost their north quarter-final to Silvermines last Friday. The boys brought their best game to Dolla and were leading by two points at half-time, but a big fight back from the home team saw them win by three. Best of luck to the Silvermines in the semi-final. The under-12 group A quarter-final takes place against Ballina on Wednesday evening in Ballina. Please check for times and come out to support the boys.

Under-14: Nenagh Éire Óg travel to Toomevara on Wednesday, July 16th in the next round of the under-14 championship. Best of luck to the boys.

Under-16: The under-16 hurlers got their campaign off to a good start with a win in Newport last week. On Monday evening, July 14th the under-16 hurlers lost 1-10 to 3-13 against Toomevara at MacDonagh Park, Nenagh. The next match is away to Roscrea on July 21st.

Summer Camp: Our annual summer camp takes place from Monday, July 21st to Friday, July 25th (2-5pm). Cost is €45 per child, max €70 per family and is open to boys and girls ages 5-14. Non-members welcome. Pre-register on Wednesday 5-7pm and Saturday 10am-12 noon or on Monday from 1.30pm.


The Nenagh Éire Óg website has now been developed to host each and every edition of the monthly newsletter – please see here for more.

If you have any photographs, news or other information that you would like to see included please email

Thanks again to the club communications sub-committee and in particular to Catherine McTiernan and Enda O’Sullivan for pulling all this information together.


As most of you are aware the club, under the expert guidance of PJ Maxwell, Nancy Murphy and Donal A Murphy, are putting the finishing touches to our club history book. This promises to be a comprehensive collection of the history of Gaelic games in our parish.

While the club have made every effort to collect photographs of teams from the present to the distant past and other pictures which would be of interest we appeal to people to get in touch if you have a photograph of interest in your possession.

Please do not assume that we already possess your photograph or that it is of no interest.

Every Éire Óg photo, whether it is of a team, presentation or action shot is of massive importance to us and we would be delighted to have it. We are also anxious to get photos of school teams from any of the schools in the community.

If you have a photograph please get in touch with us at

We promise to return the photo as soon as we have it scanned.

If you need to contact Éire Óg please do so via our Contact page. You can also keep in touch by accessing our Facebook page or by following @nenagheireog on Twitter.