DUBLIN CAMOGIE WEEKLY NOTES
Dublin Camogie’s New Senior Manager:
Congratulations to David Herity, who has been appointed Dublin Camogie’s new senior manager. David takes over from Shane O’Brien who stepped down from the position. David will be joined by Michael O’Grady, John Matthews and Sandra Tarr. David, a five time Senior All Ireland winner with Kilkenny, retired from Intercounty hurling in November 2014. David was part of the Dublin senior management set up last year. Camogie followers in the capital are delighted with the news of David’s appointment. We wish David every success.
Dublin Club Championships:
We are looking forward to the semi-final and finals of this year’s We are Dublin adult championships. Senior 1 Championship semi-finals on Sunday the 25th September at 11:00am Na Fianna vs Lucan Sarsfields at Na Fianna Referee Gavin Donegan
11:00am St Vincents vs Naomh Mearnog venue St Vincents Check www.dublincamogie.ie for all fixture details.
The semi-finals of Senior 1, 2 and 3 are scheduled for Sunday the 25th of September. Replays for drawn games will take on Sunday the 2nd of October with the finals taking place on Sunday the 9th of October. Senior 4 and 5 finals take place on Sunday the 16th of October with the Senior 6, 7A and 7B finals taking place on Sunday the 30th October.
Juvenile finals are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday the 22nd and 23rd of October. What a busy weekend! Check www.dublincamogie.ie for all juvenile championship details.
Clubs are invited to take part in this year’s Minor championships. Applications are now being accepted for our Minor championships. We will run an A B & C championship with possibly a D competition, depending on numbers entering.
These competitions will commence around the 15/16th of October and finish around the middle of of November. Clubs wishing to enter above championships should reply to the undersigned on or before Friday 30th Sept. Clubs should indicate which championship/s they wish to enter.
Under 12 School Of Excellence:
The U-12 School of Excellence continues this week in the Phoenix Park on Friday the 16th of September.
Re-enactment Of Bloody Sunday 1920 Takes Place At Good Counsel’s Pitch On Davitt Road On Saturday the 24th September 2016 At 2.45pm:
Seminar “The GAA and the Revolution in Ireland 1913 -1923 with guest speakers will take place the previous evening at 8.00pm. Congratulations to Good Counsel on this historic event. Go to our website for details on their very attractive poster.
Roadstone To Help Promote The Development Of Juvenile Camogie In Dublin:
Pat Martin, Chairman, Dublin Camogie County Board, received a cheque from Larry Byrne, MD Roadstone to help promote the development of juvenile camogie in Dublin. The presentation took place at the recent Under 12 School of Excellence session.
Shinty Trip To Scotland:
Dublin Camogie has been invited to send a team to play Scotland in a Shinty/Camogie tournament in Aberdeen. The trip takes place Friday to Sunday the 21st to 23rd of October.