Killeagh GAA Club Weekly News

05 May, 2015

Club Lotto Results;

Our latest lotto draw took place on Tuesday April 27th where there was no winner of the €4800 jackpot. Numbers drawn were 7, 13, 24 and 26. €30 lucky dip winners were Clint Galvin, Michael Ahern, Mary O'Leary and The Syndicate from Mahony's. The jackpot prize for our next draw will be €5000. It will take place in our clubhouse on Tuesday night, April 28th. Thanks to everyone who supports our weekly lotto draw.[RN]

Hurling/Football;

Details of Cork SHL fixtures and 1st round draw of Cork SHC are available on website. Details of East Cork League and Championship draws are also available on our website, just click Killeagh GAA in the results window to view.

Div 4 Hurling

Our Division 4 team will train each Thursday at 7 pm. Any one interested in joining or taking part in training can contact Martin Fitzgerald on 0863060754. Hoping interested people will row in to support Martin and his selectors.[RR] Fixtures/Results:

Cork SHC 1st Round: Killeagh V Midleton on Sunday May 17th at 3.30pm in Castlemartyr(ET)

East Cork JAFC: Glenbower Rvrs 0-06 Dungourney 0-10 played in Copper Alley on Mon May 5th

Cardiac Screening Day at Killeagh GAA Club

Saturday May 9th

Killeagh Gaa Complex is holding a Cardiac Screening day for all people of any age in the community on Saturday May 9th from 9.30am - 4.45pm. Screening is available to any person in the community and surrounding area who wishes to participate. Each screening will take 20-25 minutes.

Bookings can be made online using the www.heartaid.ie website or over the phone on 1890 300 333 or via email screening@heartaid.ie. Book Early to avoid disappointment.

Click on ‘book a Cardiac Sports Screening’ The clinic code is: killeagh

People can use Credit or Debit cards to book an appointment. Anyone with LAYA is FREE but must make a booking also. Everyone else must pay the €65 fee which is tax deductible. Anyone with other health insurance may be able to claim a % back dependent on their policy. Please consult with your own insurer to check if applicable.

We hope all players, members & people from the local community will avail of the screening. There is never a better time than NOW to start a health initiative and get yourself checked out.

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.

Should anyone have further queries relating to the Cardiac Screen day please contact 'Heartaid' via any of the contact details above or Padraig McGrath on 087-8575678[PMcG]

Kind Regards

Padraig McGrath

Vice-Chairman Killeagh GAA Club

087-8575678

Club Shop;

The Club shop is open on Saturday mornings from 10.30am to 11.30am. Plan a visit to your club shop where you can choose from a wide selection of sports accessories in your club colours. Replica jerseys (all sizes), shorts, training clothing, etc. are available for all ages. Please support your club by purchasing from the club shop.

Golf Society:

Captain 2015: Trish Landers President 2015: Kieran Scully

Once again we are preparing for one of our main fundraising events, our 19th Annual Golf Classic. Our 2014 Classic was a great success thanks to all those who contributed so generously, both golfers and sponsors. This year’s event will take place in West Waterford Golf Club on Thursday July 9th, Friday July 10th and Saturday July 11th. We thank you if you have been a supporter of our Classic in the past, and hope that you will be able to support us once again this year.We are looking for sponsors for Tees and