WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL MUNTERCONNAUGHT GFC WEBSITE
Munterconnaught GFC are based in Ryefield, Munterconnaught which is on the outskirts of Virginia, Co Cavan.
SENIOR TEAM - Go to the Fixtures tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/FIXTURES.asp) to see the latest Senior Team fixtures and results for the League, Reserve League and Championship.
UNDERAGE - Go to the Underage tab to the Underage tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/underage.asp) to see the all the latest news, fixtures and results for all the Underage Football teams as well as Hurling and the Underage Ladies teams.
NEW FACILITIES - New sports facilities have been developed and were officially opened on Friday, 12th August 2011. The new facilities are open to all paid up members only and include a Running/Walking Track with lighting, Covered Spectator Stand, Gym, Handball/Racquetball Court, Ladies Changing Rooms, Referees Room and Treatment Room. The Club has secured a funding allocation of €29,000 from the 2012 Sports Capital Funding programme and this will allow the Club to prioritise the completion of the pitch drainage improvements and convert the grounds behind the Handball Court into a playing/training pitch. Go to the Facilities Development tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/development.asp) for more information.
LOTTO ONLINE/LOTTO RESULTS - Play Lotto online on http://www.locallotto.ie/localhome.asp?LL_ID=648 or click on the Play Online Now button displayed on this Web Page. By playing online - you will receive the Lotto results and club news updates by e-mail.
Go to the Lotto Results tab for full information.
GALLERY - Go to the Gallery tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/gallery/index.php) to see current, recent and archived photos.
HANDBALL - A Handball Club was set up in 2011. There are competitions, fund events and coaching sessions at various times. There is more information further down this Web Page.
SPONSORS - Go to the Sponsors tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/sponsors.asp) to see our sponsors who support the Club. Thank you to our sponsors for their continuing support.
MUNTERCONNAUGHT GFC BREFFNI COUNTY CLUB ALL STARS 2013
The Club launched the Breffni County All Stars 2013 on Friday, March 1st in the Hotel Kilmore.
It started in Round 3 of the County League (all 4 Divisions) and continues through to the end of the Championship (Senior, Intermediate & Junior).
The Judging panel select players based on performance throughout the year.
The Judging panel are from Geographical and Club ACFL/Championship status.
The Judging panel will adjust the player panel on a weekly/monthly basis.
There are monthly updates in the Anglo Celt, our Media partner and on the CLub site.
There is a Team of the Month - this started in March. It will be announced on the 1st Friday of the following month at a different venue each month which will be confirmed beforehand.
There will be a Referee of the Month - this started in April.
The team of the month for April was announced at the County Board Open Night on the 3G pitch in Breffni Park last Friday evening, May 10th.
Go to the ALL STARS tab (http://www.munterconnaught.com/allstars.asp) for the April Team of the Month details and latest information.
MUNTERCONNAUGHT SENIOR TEAM
MUNTERCONNAUGHT 2013 COMMITTEE
The elected Club Officers for 2013 are:
Chairman: Declan Cooney
Vice Chairman: Tommy Keogan
Secretary: Aisling Matthews
Treasurer: Paddy Shortt
PRO: David Hughes
Insurance Officer: Tommy Brady
ASAP Officer: Brendan O'Shea
Coaching Officer: Brendan O'Reilly
School Liaison Officer: Brendan O'Reilly
Childrens Officer: David Cremin
Cultural/Irish Officer: Caroline Gilsenan
Senior Team Manager: Jim Gilsenan
Senior Team Selectors: Derek Howard & Austin O'Reilly
Underage Chairman: Paraic Hetherton
Under Secretaries: Shirley Lynch & Aidan O'Dwyer
Underage Treasurer: Anne Daly
The Club Executive members for 2013 are:
Declan Cooney, Aisling Matthews, Paddy Shortt, Tommy Keogan, Dermot O'Reilly, Paraic Hetherton, Caroline Gilsenan, Noel McEnroe, David Hughes, Aidan O'Dwyer & Mark Flynn
A.C.F.L. DIVISION 2 - 2013
Our next match is home to Mountnugent on Friday, May 24th at 8 pm.
Go to the Fixtures page for more full details.
FANTASY GAELIC 2013
Compete for your Club and be in with a chance to win a full Azzurri kit. Prove that you are the best Club in the land.
Anyone interested can do all this for FREE by playing fantasygaelic.ie - the competitiion is open now.
Mini/Office leagues can be set up by emailing email@example.com which will allow players to set up their own mini league with work colleagues and friends.
KELLOGGS GAA Cúl CAMPS
Munterconnaught GFC are hosting a camp from July 8th to July 12th.
For bookings, go to - http://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie
The 2013 edition has reached the Final - Cuchulainns will play Oldcastle, Date & Time TBC
The Munterconnaught Gathering took place over the May Bank Holiday weekend.
We had a very successful and enjoyable series of events, all of which were very well attended.
Special thanks to the organising committee and to all involved in setting up and running the events and to our main sponsors - Country Pine Furniture, Ramor Inn & Nord Tech (Padraig Finnegan).
We have lots of good photos on Facebook - go to http://www.google.ie/search?sourceid=navclient&ie=UTF-8&rlz=1T4LENP_enIE500IE500&q=munterconnaught+gathering
Yearly Lotto subscriptions are due, all subscribers are being contacted individually
€80 for a full year and €40 for 6 months.
Subscribers who have not renewed their subscriptions will not be eligible for the Lotto Draws.
Contact the Club Treasurer (Paddy Shortt at 086-2017669)
All Underage players must wear gum sheilds/mouthguards at all training sessions and during matches.
No player will be allowed to train or play without a mouthguard.
This directive will apply to adult players from Jan 1st 2014.
All parents are asked to ensure underage players have and bring a mouthguard to training sessions and matches.
2013 MEMBERSHIP FEES
The 2013 membership fees are due.
€20 for social membership, €25 for full membership - both include use of the Running Track.
Contact the Club Treasurer (Paddy Shortt at 086-2017669) for more information.
The 2013 membership fees are €25 for the 1st child, €15 for the 2nd child & €10 for the 3rd child.
A maximum of €50 per family.
Note - every child must be registered with the County Board to be eligible to play.
The Club is building up a gallery of photographs of players, teams, mentors, etc. from the past and present that will be displayed in the Meeting Room. Please contact Declan Cooney, Peter Erickson or Noel McEnroe.
The elected Officers of the Handball Club for 2013 are:
Chairman: Shane Roche
Secretary: David Cahill
Head Coach: Pat Taylor
The Men's Singles Tournament has reach the Final stage.
Semi Final Results:
Jim Gilsenan defeated Martin Cadden & Vincent Mulvey defeated John McCabe - congratulations to Jim & Vincent.
No Date & TIme comfirmed yet for the Final.
Thanks to Oliver O'Dwyer & The Ramor Inn for sponsoring the prizes.
Contact Shane Roche (087-1504055) or David Cahill (087-2335614) for information on upcoming events.
Friday evening coaching sessions continue from 6 pm to 7 pm - contact Pat Taylor (087-9478458).
There is asecurity system in place in the Clubrooms. Fob are used to gain access.
Members can get a Fob for €10 (€5 of which is a refundable deposit).
Contact Tommy Keogan or Noel McEnroe.
There is lighting in operation around the track. The use of the track is strictly for use by Club members only. Anybody using the track must be at least a paid up Social Member. Please contact the Club Treasurer (Paddy Shortt at 086-2017669) for more information.
SPORTS FACILITIES DEVELOPMENT
Anyone wishing to pay or join the 5 Year Funding Plan can do so by contacting Seanus O'Shea, Jimmy Healy, Noel McEnroe, David Hughes or any member of the Sports Development Committee.
For Insurance purposes, everybody using the Gym facilities must be a paid up member of the Gym and must complete and sign the Gym Disclaimer form which is available in the Clubrooms or from any member of the Sports Development Committee.
Club merchandise and gear in stock at competitive prices in Sports Connexions, Virginia Shopping Centre.