Ladies Committee Notes 3rd April 2016

posted Apr 4, 2016, 12:09 PM by Aine Martin

Cardiac Screening Clinic

Will be held in the club on Saturday 23rd April. The clinic will be open from 9.30am-5pm. Each screening will take 20 minutes and is open to all club members at a cost of €65 per person. 
Anyone with LAYA is FREE but please remember to mention this and have your Laya details with you.

Why undergo a Cardiac Screening?

·         Up to 100 young people die each year in Ireland from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome (SADS)

·         1 in 300 people may have a cardiac abnormality

·         The national register recently reported that the incidents of SADS are higher in Ireland than many other European countries.

·         In Italy cardiac screening is mandatory for anyone aged 12 to 35 years involved in competitive sport for the past 25 years. They have reduced the incidents of SADS by 89%.

·         The GAA’s Medical Scientific and Welfare Committee and the International Rugby Board recommend cardiac screening for all players over the age of 14 years

·         The European Society of Cardiology & the International Olympic Committee recommends cardiac screening.

·         Heartaid’s service is based on the recommendations of the above named organisations.

Bookings can be made online or over the phone (1890 300 333). Go to

Club Shop

The club shop is open every Friday from 8-9pm for all your club gear including socks, shorts, gloves, hats, jackets etc.


Congratulations and well done to the u14 county girls following their victory over Leitrim in the Connacht Championship last Saturday.

U16 Girls Championship

St. Brigid's 5-9, St. Croan's 2-6.

Our Pieta House sponsored u16 girls had a comprehensive victory over St. Croan's on Sunday last in Kiltoom. The first half was much closer than the second half with our girls coming out strong and taking control of the game.

Team: H. Martin, R. Dolan, S. Dolan, E. Carroll, A. O'Donovan, A. Coyle, E. Gleeson, K. Nolan 1-3, R. Callaghan, J. McGrane 0-2, E. Curran, R. Gallagher, N. Donnelly, L. Curran 4-3, K. Harmon. 
Subs: C. Dolan, A. Lennon, A. Curran, A. Nestor, S. Butler, L. Hannon, S. Downey, A. Downey.

U16 Girls Championship

St. Brigid's 2-3, Clan na nGael 7-15.

Our u16 girls were defeated by a good Clan na nGael side on Easter Monday in Kiltoom.

Team: H. Martin, R. Dolan, S. Dolan, E. Carroll, A. Lennon, A. Coyle, C. Dolan, K. Nolan 0-1, R. Callaghan, J. McGrane 0-1, E. Curran, E. Gleeson 0-1, A. Curran 1-0, L. Curran 1-0, K. Harmon.
Subs: R. Gallagher, A. Nestor, N. Donnelly, A. O'Donovan, L. Hannon, A. Downey, S. Downey, S. Butler.