The Bosco’s annual Cul Camp got under way on Monday morning with another large gathering of players – both boys and girls – ranging from 5 to 13 years. Like last year the Club is again using Whitegates as a centre and it is very appreciative of the Whitegates’ Committee for allowing Bosco to use […]
Last week the club held its first Irish Summer School in the Whitegates Community Centre. It was a great success with over 50 kids attending the event. Apart from learning Irish the timetable included music, dance, art and games. Many thanks to Sinead and her teaching team as well as Pol who helped co-ordinate the […]
For the first time in its 54 year old history, St. John Bosco GAC was represented by our Under 14 Girls’ team at the All-Ireland Feile this weekend. The girls played five games in the opening rounds against London, Scotland, Belcoo, Shannon Gaels and Newtownbutler and ended up with three wins, a draw and one […]
The Club’s launch of its Irish Language initiative in conjunction with the Joe McDonagh Foundation took place in the Social Club last week. Representatives from Glor Na nGael, the local Conradh na Gaeilge, Sinn Fein, County GAA Officers including the Down Chairman Sean Rooney, along with club members attended the Launch. As a result of this initiative, […]
The Bosco senior ladies participated in the Clan Eireann (Lurgan) Tournament at the weekend and came away as Shield Winners. The girls played really well throughout the day and were deserving recipients of their award. The Bosco team was the first Down club to take part in the Clan Eireann Tournament.
Wishing all our members a very Happy Christmas and a wonderful New Year. NOLLAIG SHONA AND ATHBHLIAIN FAOI MHAISE DAOIBH 2017 will be an exciting year for Naomh Eoin Bosco CLG with the opening of our new club premises.
The U12, U14 and U17 Bosco Girls’ teams celebrated the end of the 2016 season last night with a presentation in the WIN Business Park. A large gathering of players, parents and mentors enjoyed some food, viewed an excerpt from the club’s Strictly Event involving the Under 17 girls along with their mentors Liam and Maeve […]
At the weekend our Under 10s participated in the St. Michael’s Tournament. The squad had a great day out with some sterling performances on the football field. Bosco Ogs reached the Plate Final where they defeated a strong St. Michael’s team. Well done to both players and team mentors.
On Sunday last a busload of Bosco girls had a great day in Croker. They were down at the three Ladies Finals and the word is that they had a great day out – many thanks to the mentors who organised the trip. Hopefully, at some time in the future the girls will get the […]
The club lotto jackpot went on last Sunday night. The extremely happy winner was Ryan Connolly who was presented with a cheque for £3,300 last night by Bosco Chairman Joe Ryan and Secretary Damian Brady before our Under 14 Championship match against Clann na Banna at Jack Mackin Park. We are all delighted with Ryan’s […]