Well done to our 25 young U-8 Pearse Óg members who took part in the Éire Ógs Phelim Brewster Mini Blitz on Sunday 17th September 2016. Our two teams played some brilliant football against hosts Éire Óg, St Pauls & Tir Na nÓg with great skill on display to secure both teams a place in the finals against Tír Na nÓg. After a hard battle our Green Team lost out in a tight final by the narrowest of margins. Our Gold Team were brilliant in their Final and went on to lift the Éire Óg GAC CUP. Well done to both our teams, many thanks to all the parents for their continued support & to Éire Óg for a great mornings football.
Pearse Óg Annual Primary Schools Tournament.
Friday 16th September seen our Club hold The Annual Pearse Óg Primary Schools Tournament. Five of the local schools took part - C.B.S. St.Patrick's, Our Lady's, Tullysaran, St. Jarlath's, An Port Mór & Mount St. Catherine's. Twelve teams in total, competing for a Cup & a shield for the boys & Cup for the girls. All the teams showed Fantastic skill through-out the morning & every child got to show off their own skills & abilities. Christian Brothers Primary School came out winners of the Boys Cup, St Patrick`s Primary School won the Shield & Christian Brothers Girls team were winners of the girls Cup. Many thanks to all the schools that competed on the day.
Education Classes – Level 1 Fashion Skills Class – Dressmaking. Enrolment & information session Thursday 8th September 6.30pm, classes will run on Thursday’s 6.30pm-9.45pm in social club.
“If you’re not IN you can’t WIN"
Na Piarsaigh Óga lotto can be done online. Go to www.pearseoggfc.com & follow the link, you can also purchase tickets from any of our ticket sellers or in the Social club.
Online lotto closes at 4pm on day of draw.
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Pearse Óg’s 1916 Centenary Seven’s Tournament
Pearse Ógs will be hosting Pearse Ógs 1916 Centenary Sevens Tournament this Saturday 16th July 1pm-4.30pm @ Pearse Óg Park. The Tournament is in memory of 1916 leaders Patrick and Willie Pearse and features 6 clubs from Ulster named after or affiliations to the Pearse brothers. A talk on their lives will be given by Roddy Hegarty, Director of Cardinal Ó’Fiaich Memorial Library and Archive at 6pm in our social club after the tournament. Both events kindly sponsored by Conor Duffy Building Contractor. All welcome.
Senior Ladies and management receiving their new shirts, kindly sponsored by Basil Sheils Bar & Lounge, Tassagh, Co. Armagh
Pearse Óg Sportiv Fundraising Cycle 2016!!
Preparations for this year`s major fundraiser are well under way with our teams & leaders out on spins 2-3 times a week. With coaches from all age groups taking part, we would encourage all parents, friends & members to support the Club to make the Cycle a success. We also have players from our Senior & Ladies teams taking part.
There are two routes to choose from, the smaller route of 50k ideal for any novice, takes in the beautiful country side villages of Charlemont, Blackwatertown, Caledon, Tynan, Middletown before finishing at Pearse Óg park, Ballycrummy. Then for all the pro`s out there they will continue on the100k route to Killylea, Caledon, Glaslough, Middletown, & back to Pearse Óg park were refreshments will be served.
Cycling clubs are welcome to come along on the day & take part, registration fee is £15 per person and every one will receive a goody bag at the finish. Both routes 50k/100k will be fully marshalled. Water stations will be available along each route. Monies raised at the cycle will go to help the running of the club & we will also be making a donation to Marie Curie Cancer Charity. Please give generously to these two worthy causes
Roll on 7th August!
Our cyclists have have been working hard over the last few weeks in preparation for Sportiv on Sunday 7th August. Well done to them, now it's your turn, Can you spare a few hours? we need volunteers for water stations, stewards along the routes and helping out at Pearse Óg park, if you can, contact Gerard 07718104662.
U-12/U-14/U-16 Girls indoor training each Monday 7pm-8pm in St Catherine's college bottom block hall. All new & existing girls wishing to play Gaelic football this year are asked to attend.
U-10 training continues each Sunday 10.30am-11.30am at Cathedral Road complex. All new players welcome. Contact Raymond 07826950101 / Paul 07933517754 for more information.
U-6 Indoor Training
U-6s training continues each Sunday in the CBS, Nursery & P1 class 10am-11am
U-14 training every Tuesday 6pm-7pm at Cathedral road complex. Remember water and gumshield. Metal studs not allowed. All new players welcome.
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