Erin's Own GAA Club News

29 May, 2013

Erins Own Goes Worldwide

The club is looking at developing the upper pitch over the coming months and in order to raise the much needed funds we have decided to go worldwide to generate the income required. The club is offering a Unique Limited Number of Lifetime Membership in celebrating the 50th anniversary of the club and the Year of the Gathering . Recently launched by club and county legend Brian Corcoran and in association with Irish Distillers and Jameson Distillery Reserve this offer is now available to purchase on line at  “be a part of it”

Golf Classic 2013 Our annual golf classic takes place in Cork Golf Club on Wednesday 12th and Friday the 14th June. We have  a one hour window on the Wednesday between 2 pm and 3 pm whilst all day Friday is available. Entry fee is € 180. If you are unable to take part  in the golf – sponsorship for a tee or green available for € 150. The club will display a sign on the course advertising all sponsors .Please contact any of the following:Michael O Connor  086-2601136Martin Bowen 087-2395730Eoghan O Connor 087-6895421

Player ProfileColm Coakley Vice Captain Age: 28 Height: 5’ 7” Weight: 79Kgs When and where did you first play hurling? U8 Erins Own Best career advice you were given: Work hard and Commitment What skill do you think is the most important in hurling? Winning a breaking ball
What would you like to change about the game? More structure in Senior Hurling Championship Favourite sport other than hurling: Rugby
When I was a child I wanted to be: Wrestler Best hurling memory outside of playing: 1999 All Ireland Hurling Final
Best hurling memory as a player: 2007 County Final You may not know it, but I’m good at: The Guitar
Who is the greatest player you have seen? Brian Corcoran Person you would most like to meet: Beyonce
Marooned on a desert island what could you not be without? Hurley and Sliothar In ten years time I hope to be: President of Erins Own

Upcoming Fixtures: SHL Championship 1st round, Saturday, June 1, 18:00 vs Na Piarsaigh, Pairc Ui Rinn

Monday, June 3 Division 1 Football Leage, vs Buttevant 15:30 in Buttevant

Erin's Own, will also play host to the Premier Intermediate Hurling Championship, Sunday, June 2 @ 19:30, Castlelyons vs Ballincollig a large crowd is expected and all available to help with stewarding are requested to be in Caherlag no later than 18:30.

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Éimí Ní Mhathúna (Amy O’ Mahony)
Club Pro

Erins Own Hurling & Football Club
Pairc Ui Chonaill
Caherlag, Glounthaune,  Co. Cork
Tel: 087-3285986