GAA NOTES

Posted by Pat Phelan On March - 6 - 2014

Ladies Football AGM: The ladies footballers will hold their AGM in Drombane Hall on Friday 17th of January at 7.15pm. The club would urge as many people as possible to attend with any new members also welcome.

Presentation Night: The club will hold a presentation night in Upperchurch Hall on Saturday 18th of January at 8.30pm. Medals will be presented to our victorious juvenile teams, minor ladies footballers, minor footballers, senior hurlers and Intermediate footballers. Former All Star Tipperary Footballer Declan Browne is our guest speaker on the night.

St Patrick’s College Thurles will host a Conference entitled “Exploring the link between Sport and Spirituality” on the 24th and 25th of January. The Conference will be of interest to a variety of sports practitioners, including coaches, managers, players, athletes and those with a genuine interest in sport, psychology and spirituality.Speakers include: Dr. Eamon O’Shea (Manager of the Tipperary Senior Hurling team); Rev. John Boyers (Chaplain toManchester United F.C.); Dr. Mark Nesti (Former first team counselling sport psychologist at Bolton Wanderers, Newcastle United and Hull City); Dr. Kevin O’ Gorman (Moral Theologian at St Patrick’s College Maynooth); Dr. Nick Watson (Senior lecturer at York St John University). For further information on the Conference, please see the Conference brochure at http://www.stpats.ie/about/conferences, email sportsandspirituality@stpats.ie or call (0504) 21201. For anybody interested, the fee for both days is 30 euro.

 

 

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