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 […]
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 […]
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.