Southern Gaels Hurling club

Under 6 & Under 8: Indoor Hurling Training in Marist Hall, Retreat Road: Tuesdays 6.30-7.30
Starting Jan 24, 31st
(Marist school holds Mock Exams) Feb 7,14
No U6 hurling, but U8s being held on Astro turf at Regional Sports Centre 6-7pm)
Feb 21 onwards : Back in Marist 6.30 to 7.30

Under 10, Under 12, Under 14: Astro Hurling Training in Athlone Regional Sports Centre:
Starting Jan 29: Sunday: 11.30-12.30

Hurls & Helmets Provided - All Welcome
For More Info: 

Thursday November 24th at 9.00 PM in Pairc Chiarain. 

All members welcome to attend.
Club Social afterwards in Olive Bar, Ballymahon road.


Official End Of Season Club newsletter is now available online off club website or:


Ball Wall Bowling Fundraiser

Friday September 16th was bowling night for Southern Gaels and a great turnout ensured that everyone had a super time. The Bowling Alley was awash with Southern Gaels jerseys from 7.00 on with most of our younger bowlers coming straight from training. Their shooting and skill levels were excellent and some impressive scores were put on the boards. It was a pleasure to see so many of our players from all age groups playing and working together. The parents came in numbers too encouraging their offspring and helping with the chips, onion rings and sausages - such dedication is what makes this club the best! The much anticipated draw for the Joe Canning-signed hurleys was held at nine o'clock and the worthy winners were Oisín Flynn, Tom O'Keeffe and Cormac Bradley, Lorcan Farrell - nice that the four hurls went to three of our age groups. Once the dust settled on the juvenile event some serious swinging started as the adult teams took to the alleys. Up to 13 teams lined out for the competitive shoot-out but only one team could win on the night and that honour fell to Declan Finn, Martin Geary, Dermot Whelan and Gearóid Ó Duibhir who were the only team to break 400! A big thank you again to Planet for hosting the event and our great sponsors: Wines Direct, Sásta, Club Viva and Planet Athlone. The club draws for May, June, July and August were held to end the night and as it happened many of the winners were present which added to the high spirits all round. Thanks to all who turned up, took part, tasted the goodies and tried their best! Well done to the organisers and we're looking forward to the event next year already. Oh and well done to Bridie Gately (c/o Maeve Gately) who won the All-Ireland football tickets. Gaels Abú!

Attend 10 Trainings to Enter Draw for an XBOX One 

Attend 10 Sessions to Collect 10 stamps to 
Enter Draw for an Xbox One

One Member One Card
One Stamp per Training Session/Match
Scheme runs during April and May 2016.
Draw takes place June Bank Holiday Weekend

Jersey Sponsorship / Pitch Sign Draw 

First Prize:          A1 Cabs: Name/Logo on Southern Gaels Adult Team Jerseys for Two years.

Second Prize:    Anne Egan Farrell: Pitch-side Advertisement Sign in Páirc Chiaráin for Two years.

Third Prize:         Spollens Supermarket: Pitch-side Advertisement Sign in Páirc Chiaráin, for 2 years.

Fourth Prize:      Padraig Egan Buses: Pitch-side Advertisement Sign in Páirc Chiaráin, for Two years.

A sincere Thanks to all Ticket Purchasers. Your sponsorship of our hurling club is greatly appreciated.

Latest News
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  • Club Notes 8/6/2015 Intermediate Challenge: June 7: Ferbane/Belmount  3-13  Southern Gaels 1-11 This was an excellent preparation for our upcoming championship match with Castletown. minus out Leaving Cert players the ...
    Posted 8 Jun 2015, 06:17 by Martin Geary
  • Southern Gaels Hurling club notes 01/09/2014 Intermediate ChampionshipHard luck to our Intermediate team, who despite a good performance came away with a defeat on a scoreline of Cullion 3-12 Southern Gaels 0-18. We ...
    Posted 1 Sep 2014, 03:55 by Kieran McCarthy
  • Southern Gaels Hurling club notes 25/08/2014 Fixtures Saturday 30/08/2014: Ballymore: Slevins Coaches IHC Cullion v Southern Gaels 18:30Thursday 4th September  2014:  Pairc Ciarán, Athlone:  U14 Hurling league Southern Gaels v Turin 19 ...
    Posted 28 Aug 2014, 13:00 by Kieran McCarthy
  • Southern Gaels Hurling club notes 18/08/2014 Southern Gaels v Lucan Sarsfields U8 Southern Gaels faced a physically stronger and older Lucan team in an entertaining ground hurling U8 fixture. Lucan put sustained pressure on the Gael ...
    Posted 28 Aug 2014, 12:58 by Kieran McCarthy
  • Southern Gaels Hurling club notes 28/07/2014 Under 8 Blitz On July 19 our under 8s travelled to Ballymore for the latest county blitz. We had 20 young hurlers in attendance and we got to play 4 ...
    Posted 28 Aug 2014, 12:57 by Kieran McCarthy
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 Match Results
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2014-03-02 Intermediate Challenge Skehana 0-10 4-10 Skehana 
2014-02-09 Intermediate Cup St. Lomans 1-14 0-7 St. Brigids 
2013-11-10 Leinster Junior Club championship Mountmellick 0-8 - 0-10 Mountmellick 
2013-10-19 John Maher cup Pairc Ciaran 0-20 1-5 Turin 
2013-10-13 Junior B Championship Final Shandonagh 1-13 1-7 Cullion 
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Match Reports
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  • Southern Gaels 1-13 Cullion 1-7 Junior 'B' Championship Final 13/10/2013Southern Gaels 1-13  Cullion 1-7Southern Gaels are back as an Intermediate team after a well deserved victory over Cullion in ...
    Posted 10 Dec 2013, 03:31 by Kieran McCarthy
  • Southern Gaels 1-17 Brownstown 3-10 Junior B Hurling Semi-final 14/9/2013 Southern Gaels  1-17  Brownstown  3-10 In this match Brownstown looked to be in an unassailable position when they led by ...
    Posted 18 Sep 2013, 00:53 by Kieran McCarthy
  • Under 10 challenge match versus Padraig Pearses Under 10 challenge match versus Padraig Pearses   Ballinasloe, 23/5/2012   Our under 10 team played their first match of the season away to Padraig Pearses of Roscommon on the ...
    Posted 24 May 2012, 03:41 by Unknown user
  • SHL Div 3 Southern Gaels 1-8 Fr Daltons 0-11 20/5/2012 Southern Gaels 1-8 Fr Daltons 0-11The club would like to thank Garrycastle for the use of their pitch at short notice last Sunday. It ...
    Posted 21 May 2012, 05:00 by Unknown user
  • U12 league Southern Gaels 0-3 Ring town 8-8 Our u12s travelled to Ringtown last Wednesday in their first game of the U12 league with a very inexperienced team. It was the first game for the club for 5 ...
    Posted 16 Apr 2012, 05:03 by Unknown user
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