Full Turnout from Ballymac GAA Club at Club Forum

Kerry County Board Chairman, Tim Murphy - pledged his support to clubs at
Kerry County Board Chairman, Tim Murphy – promised his support to clubs at forum.

Full Attendance County Club Forum

Ballymacelligott GAA Club had a full attendance at the County Club Forum on Saturday. The morning session was devoted to discussions on clubs, players, fixtures, registration and methods of registration.

By Noelle O’Brien

A wide range of issues and ideas were put forward by the clubs of the county. The afternoon session was devoted to the Kerry GAA Strategic Plan for the next three years.

A recap on the last strategic plan was presented by county secretary, Peter Twiss and overall Kerry did very well in achieving its goals laid out on that plan. All of the various challenges facing clubs were discussed and outlined in a very good discussion. The county chairman, Tim Murphy closed the day with a promise of continued support in every way for all the clubs.

Tralee Town Board and St. Brendan’s League Results

Ballymac 2-16 – Na Gaeil 0-12

Our senior team were out for the first match of this season and gave an outstanding performance. Well done to all involved.

Coiste Na nÓg AGM

The AGM of Coiste na nÓg section of the Ballymac GAA Club was held in the club-rooms on Sunday evening. In his report, secretary, Dave Slattery gave a comprehensive account of the affairs of the Coiste club in 2016.

Chairman, John Rice thanked all officers for their efforts throughout the year and looked forward to 2017. John Rice complimented all involved in the smooth running of Feile within the club during 2016. John acknowledged that Willie Costello is stepping down from his role in registration and this position is being taken by Robbie Harris.

Tributes were paid to Willie who was the Coiste registrar for many years.

Coiste Na nÓg Registration

Registration for 2017 will take place in the club rooms on Friday, February 3rd. from 7.30pm to 9.pm. A second registration night will take place on March 3rd from 7.30pm – 9pm.

Academy 2017. The U-6 boys and girls will start back in St Brendan’s Hall on the 19th of February. The Ballymac academy will start back on Sunday the 12th of March at 11.am for the U-8 and U-10 boys.

Ballymacelliott Handball Club AGM

Ballymacelligott Handball Club AGM was held on Wednesday, January 18th and all outgoing officers were re-elected. All members are requested to complete membership forms and return them as soon as possible. Also, juvenile beginners training for eight years and over will commence on Monday January 30th at 7.30 until 8.30.

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