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Weekly Club Notes – Nov 16th 2018

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 16 - 2018ADD COMMENTS

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 HURLING
Our under 21 hurlers are in action tomorrow(Saturday) in the mid semi final. They face Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels at 2pm in The Ragg. Best of luck to the team.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE’S FITTEST CLUB
Tomorrow(Sat 17th) see’s the sporting clubs of the parish descend on Thurles Greyhound Stadium to decide Upperchurch Drombane’s Fittest Club. Gerry O’Dwyer has designed a special course including bicycles, logs, tyres, bags of coal and more to test the 8 teams to the limit. A full schedule of greyhound racing will also take place on the evening along with music afterwards and all who buy a ticket will also be entered into a buster draw for €500. Anyone who needs to buy last minute tickets(priced at €15) should do so before the night as cash given on the door goes directly to the greyhound stadium and does not benefit the GAA club. Tickets can be bought from players, athletes or committee members. Get your tickets now for a great evenings entertainment. Best of luck to all the participants from Clodiagh Rangers, Upperchurch Drombane Golf Society, Upper Limits Climbing Wall, Slieve Felim Rapparees, Gortahoola Racquetball Club, The Farmers, Upperchurch Drombane Cycling Club and Upperchurch Drombane GAA.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

TIPPERARY SENIOR HURLING PANEL
Congrats to James Barry who has been named on Liam Sheedy’s training panel for the 2019 season.

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 9th 2018

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 9 - 2018ADD COMMENTS

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 HURLING
Our under 21 hurlers continued their interest in this years championship as they claimed a deserved victory over Boherlahan Dualla in Holycross last Sunday. An early goal put us on our way and we headed into the break 6 points to the good. Noherlahan staged an expected fightback in the second half but our lads were able to maintain their advantage and won on a scoreline of 2-18 to 2-13. They are now in the mid semi final where they face the Moyne-Templetouhy/Thurles Gaels combo. This game at the moment is scheduled for Sat 17th at 2pm in Templemore

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE’S FITTEST CLUB
Excitement is building as our annual fundraising night at Thurles Greyhound Stadium nears on Saturday November 17th and in addition to the usual canine entertainment there is a unique competition to find out the fittest club in the parish. Jerry O’Dwyer has designed an obstacle course to test the clubs to the fullest. A number of the competing team have already been announced with the remainder being released over the coming days. Tickets are €15 and this includes admission on the night and also entry to the €500 buster draw. There will also be live music following the racing. Tickets can be bought from players, athletes or committee members. Get your tickets now for a great evenings entertainment.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

2018 UPPERCHURCH WALKING FESTIVAL
The Upperchurch Walking Festival takes place this weekend Nov 9th-11th. There is a packed programme of events planned. All are invited to attend. Full list of events can be found on their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UpperchurchHillWalking

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane

Weekly Club Notes – Nov 2nd 2018

Posted by Martin Bourke On November - 2 - 2018ADD COMMENTS

***Kindly Sponsored by Pa’s Bar, Upperchurch***
UNDER 21 HURLING
Best of luck to our under 21 hurlers face Boherlahan Dualla in the mid championship next Sunday Nov 4th. Throw in is at midday in Holycross.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE’S FITTEST CLUB
Our annual fundraising night at Thurles Greyhound Stadium returns again on Saturday November 17th and in addition to the usual canine entertainment there is a unique competition to find out the fittest club in the parish. Jerry O’Dwyer is busy designing an obstacle course to test the clubs to the fullest. Tickets are €15 and this includes admission on the night and also entry to the €500 buster draw. There will also be live music following the racing. Tickets can be bought from players, athletes or committee members.

UPPERCHURCH DROMBANE ANNUAL XMAS CHARITY FUNDRAISER
The Upperchurch Drombane GAA annual Xmas charity fundraiser takes place this year on Sunday Dec 30th with the inaugural staging of the Upperchurch Drombane Point-to-Point – one church steeple to the other as per the original point to point race except this time without the equine assistance – It will be an 8km walk or road race from Upperchurch church to Drombane church… Get those runners dusted down

2018 UPPERCHURCH WALKING FESTIVAL
The Upperchurch Walking Festival takes place over the weekend of Nov 9th-11th. There is a packed programme of events planned. All are invited to attend. Full list of events can be found on their facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/UpperchurchHillWalking

CLUB MERCHANDISE
An updated range of club merchandise can be purchased from the O’Neills website. The link for the shop is: https://www.oneills.com/shop-by-team/gaa/ireland/upperchurch-drombane-gaa.html

CLUB NEWSLETTER
Anyone interested in getting weekly club news and fixtures sent to them via email can subscribe to the mailing list by emailing upperchurchdrombane.gaa@gmail.com with “Subscribe” in the subject bar.

CLUBIFY
Do you have a smartphone and want to get news/fixtures and results for the club sent directly to it? Then download the Clubify app(from the Apple App Store, Google Play store or at http://www.clubifyapp.com/download and select “Upperchurch Drombane GAA” from the menu.

CLUB SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNTS
Website: http://www.upperchurchdrombanegaa.ie
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/upperchurchdrombane
Twitter: http://twitter.com/churchdrombane