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Youth Teams Celebrate in New Clubrooms

Youth Teams Celebrate in New Clubrooms

December 8th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Saturday 1st December was a big day for the Club’s youth teams who gathered in the new clubrooms for their annual presentation at the end of another successful year. Parents, team mentors and players were welcomed by the Chairperson and all participated in light refreshments before the actual presentation of awards and medals. This was […]

A night in honour of the late Larry O’Neill

A night in honour of the late Larry O’Neill

October 22nd, 2018 | Uncategorized

On Friday night an event to celebrate the life of the late Larry O’Neill was held in the Canal Court hotel. Family members, friends and former Bosco players gathered to honour Larry and also raise funds for the Newry Hospice. It was great to see such a large crowd in attendance and an enjoyable night […]

Jack Mackin U8 Tournament

Jack Mackin U8 Tournament

September 25th, 2018 | Uncategorized

The club’s annual Jack Mackin Tournament in honour of one of our founding fathers took place on Sunday morning.  Visiting clubs included Kilcoo, Drumgath, Shamrocks and Saval along with two Bosco teams. All teams had 3 games and then we had a round of finals – a great morning of underage football. The presentation took place in […]

G4M&O TOURNAMENT

G4M&O TOURNAMENT

September 11th, 2018 | Uncategorized

On Saturday last our ‘Gaelic 4 Mothers & Others’ held their annual tournament in Jack Mackin Park. With 10 teams participating there was plenty of football played and all players were provided with refreshments in the new clubrooms after the event. Many thanks to all who helped out on the day and a special word […]

UP FOR THE MATCH!

UP FOR THE MATCH!

August 18th, 2018 | Uncategorized

Question and Answer event on the eve of the All-Ireland Football Final. All funds towards looking after our injured players so please come along and support this exciting event.

TERRIFIC FEILE WEEKEND!

TERRIFIC FEILE WEEKEND!

July 2nd, 2018 | Uncategorized

Last weekend will long remain in the memories of Bosco members! The Feile weekend came to town with the Bosco hosting a boys’ team from Dunmore East in Waterford (GAULTIER) and a girls’ team from Manorhamilton in Leitrim (GLENCAR). The sun shone for the three days and the craic was mighty – a bit hectic […]

Club Awards’ Night

Club Awards’ Night

March 9th, 2018 | Uncategorized

The club’s annual Awards’ Night takes place this Saturday in the Social Club and all members are welcome to attend. Awards will include: Senior Players of the  Year (Male/Female) Club Person of the Year Hall of Fame – PETER JACKSON (see photo) It is important for members to come together and celebrate achievements as well as […]

Bosco’s Annual Kelloggs Cul Camp

Bosco’s Annual Kelloggs Cul Camp

August 15th, 2017 | Uncategorized

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 […]

Bosco Irish Summer School

Bosco Irish Summer School

July 24th, 2017 | Uncategorized

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 […]

Under 14 Girls Make Club History!

Under 14 Girls Make Club History!

June 26th, 2017 | Uncategorized

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 […]