WELCOME TO THE OFFICIAL MUNTERCONNAUGHT GFC WEBSITE
Munterconnaught GFC are based in Ryefield, Munterconnaught, located on the outskirts of Virginia, Co Cavan.
Our Club Ground is called St Bartholemew's Park.
We cater for all Men, Women and Children - Underage (U-6 to U-16), Minor, U-21 and Senior.
New Members and Players are always very welcome, see further below for full Membership details for 2018.
Note - 2018 membership is now due.
Sponsors - Go to the Sponsors Page to see our sponsors who support the Club. Thank you to our sponsors for their continuing support.
Special thanks for the continued support of our main Sponsor -
The current Lotto Jackpot is €5,600
Lotto Draw takes place every Monday night at 9:30 pm in the Ramor Inn except the 1st Monday of each month.
View the latest Draw results Here
View the 2018 Lotto Rota & Pub Rota for the 1st Monday of each month Here
Contact - Go to the Contact Page for contact details to get in touch with the Club.
Senior Team - Go to the Fixtures Page to see the latest men's Senior Team fixtures and results for the League, Reserve League, Championships and U-21's.
Underage - Go to the Underage Page to see the all the latest news, fixtures and results for all the Underage Boys Football teams and Ladies teams.
Handball - A Handball Club was formed in 2011 and caters for all ages. There are Adult Single and Doubles competitions, fun events and coaching sessions/competitions for juveniles. The 2016/17 Mens's Winter League Handball tournament is in progress.
Go to the Handball Page to see the all the latest news and details.
Club Facilities - New sports facilities have been developed and were officially opened on Friday, Aug 12th, 2011.
They are open to all paid up members and include a Running/Walking Track with lighting, Covered Spectator Stand, Equipped Gym, Handball/Racquetbball court, Ladies Changing Rooms, Referee Room, Meeting Room and Treatment Room.
Go to the Development Page for more information.
Gallery - Go to the Gallery Page to see current, recent and archived photographs, including the Breffni All Stars.
History - Go to the History Page to see information on the history of the Club, from its foundation, revival, achievments on the field of play and on up to the present day including a roll call of past Chairmen, Secretaries and Treasurers.
Players - Go to the Players Page to read about the great players and club characters from times gone by.
Facebook - Go to our Facebook Page.
Ladies Facebook - Go to our Ladies-Facebook Page for full details covering all the Ladies Teams.
Club Underage Code of Ethics
This document briefly outlines the main points of the Code of ethics, conduct & practice for all club officials, officers, members, mentors, players, parents and/or Guardians associated with Munterconnaught GFC Underage Club. We encourage you to review this information and familiarise yourself with the standards expected by and in the Club.
You can view the full document Here
GAA Code of Ethics
You can view/download the latest GAA Underage Code of Behaviour Here
MUNTERCONNAUGHT SENIOR TEAM
MUNTERCONNAUGHT 2018 OFFICERS
The elected Club Officers for 2018 are;
Chairman: Jim Gilsenan
Vice Chairman: Tom Hetherton
Secretary: Anne Daly
Asst. Secretary: TBC
Treasurer: Dermot O'Reilly
Asst. Treasurer: Paraic Hetherton
PRO: Peter Erickson
Senior Team Manager/Trainer: PJ Lee
Senior Team Selectors: Noel McEnroe, Bredan Reilly, Jimmy Ferguson
CPA Players Representative: TBC
Designated Officer (Child Protection): Brendan O'Shea
Insurance Officer: Thomas Brady
Medical & First Aid Officers: John Hendricks, Noel McEnroe, Shane Roche
DLP Officer: Declan Cooney
Coaching Officer: Brendan O'Shea
Asst. Coaching Officer: Brendan Reilly
County Board Reps: Jim Gilsenan, Aisling Matthews & Aidan O'Dwyer
School Liaison Officer: TBC
Childrens Officer: David Cremin
Asst. Childrens Officer: TBC
Cultural Officer: Helen Henry
Underage Chairman: Declan Hetherton
Underage Secretary: Derval Yore
Underage Treasurer: TBC
Handball Chairman: TBC
Executive Committee - Jim Gilsenan, Dermot O'Reilly, Declan Cooney, Tommy Keogan, Stephen Sheridan, Danny Nolan, Anne Daly, John O'Reilly, Tom Hetherton, Noel McEnroe, Declan Hetherton, Donie McEnroe, David Cremin, Aisling Matthews, Cyril O'Reilly.
Finance Committee - Dermot O'Reilly, Paraic Hetherton, David Hughes, Declan Cooney, LeoTuite, James Lynch, Sean Keogan.
LATEST NEWS AND UPDATES
U17 Boys League Division 2: Blackwater Gaels v Southern Gaels on Thurs, Feb 22nd at 8 pm on Breffni 3G.
U17 Boys League Division 2: Blackwater Gaels v Cuchulainns on Sat, Feb 24th at 2pm.
MONTHLY CLUB MEETING
The monthly Club meeting takes on Thusday, Feb 15th at 8:15 pm in the Clubrooms.
All members are encouraged to attend.
A First Aid course is taking place in the Clubrooms on Sat, Feb 24th from 10 amd to 5 pm.
Tea/Coffe will be served at 10:30 and Lunch from 1:30 pm to 2 pm.
Each participant will receive a certificate.
Anyone wishing to register - please contact Anne Daly (086-0634456) asap.
FIRST AID COURSE
The Club are facilitating Cardiac screening in the Clubrooms for Club members and the wider community - aged between 14 and 35.
The cost is €50 per person.
A Club subsidy may be available for players between 14 and 20 - depending on numbers.
Anyone wishing to register - please contact Anne Daly (086-0634456).
2018 MEMBERSHIP FEES
Club membership fees for 2018 are now due.
New members are always welcome.
Contact Dermot O'Reilly or any member of the Finance Committee.
Social Member (Track only) - €30
Full Member (All Facilities, Track & Voting Rights) - €50
Senior Player (All Facilities, Track & Voting Rights) - €50
Student Player (All Facilities, Track & Voting Rights) - €30
Yearly Lotto (1 Panel) & Full Membership - €100
Yearly Lotto (1 Panel, no Membership or Voting Rights) - €80
Yearly Lotto (3 Panel) & Full Membership - €200
Full Family Membership (Full membership for Parents, use of Facilities, Voting Rights, Kids Membership & Yearly 3 Panel Lotto - €230
Underage Membership - €25 per child, capped at a maximum of €60 per family
Fobs - to access Clubrooms & Facilities - €10
Note - every child must be registered with the County Board to be eligible to play.
All outstanding Yearly Lotto's must be paid to any member of the Finance Committee by 31st March 2018 at the latest.
Those who pay on time will be entered into a draw for €500.
Those who fail to pay on time will no longer be eligible for future Lotto draws.
SENIOR TEAM FUNDRAISER - LAST MAN STANDING - 2018
The Senior Team are running Last Man Standing.
It covers Divisions 1 & 2 of the 2018 Allianz Footbal League.
The winning prize is €500.
The Closing Date is Friday, Jan 26th, 2018.
See full details and entry form Here or contact Eoin O'Shea or any Senior Team player.
UNDERAGE COACHES NEEDED/CODE & FOOTBALL FOUNDATION COURSE
The Club needs more Underage Coaches.
Anyone interested in helping to coach our young players are required to complete a Code and Football Foundation course.
There are 2 course taking place during January in Breffni Park, Cavan.
Course 1: Friday - Jan 12th (7 to 10 pm) & Sat Jan 13th (9:30 to 3:30 pm).
Course 2: Friday - Jan 19th (7 to 10 pm) & Sat Jan 20th (9:30 to 3:30 pm).
Participants must attend both days and there is a €5 fee payable on the Friday evening.
Anyone interested should give their Name, DOB & Email address to Brendan Reilly or Brendan O'Shea asap.
The GAA's new Gram Rewards programme is now active.
GAA members can avail of rewards and offers as a "Thank You" or "Go raibh maith agat" for engaging in GAA activities and attending matches.
To start earning points and recieve discounts - register now on the GAA website - Here
CLUB PLAYERS ASSOCIATON
The Club Players Association was recently formed to represent Club Players.
The Association is making contact with players from every club.
Players are encouraged to register on the Association's Website.
CLUB GEAR AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
Club Gear is available for purchase on the O'Neills website.
Hats, Bags, T-shirts, Jerseys, Tracksuit Bottoms and Half Zips - all available with the Club crest.
See Here for full details.
RECYCLE OF USED FOOTBALL BOOTS
We want your old/unused Football Boots for U6 - U16.
We are running a Boot swap/take for a small donation.
Drop your old Boots to any Underage Coach at training or to Lorraine O'Reilly (087-121400).
The Club is building up a gallery of photographs of players, teams, mentors, etc. from the past and present.
These are displayed in the Meeting Room.
If anyone has old photpgraphs of Teams and Players from the past or present they would like to share - plesse contact Noel McEnroe, Peter Erickson or Anne Daly.
All Underage players must wear gum shields/mouthguards at all training sessions and during matches.
All parents must ensure Underage players have and bring gum shields/mouthguards to training and matches.
For Insurance purposes, anyone using the Gym must be a paid up member of the Gym and must compete and sign the Gym Disclaimer form which is available Here
or in the Clubrooms or from any member of the Club Executive.
Note - persons must be over 18 in order to participate in exercise programs and use the Gym facilities.
There is a security system in place and Fobs are used to gain access to the Clubrooms.
Members can get a Fob for €10 (€5 of which is a refundable deposit).
Contact Tommy Keogan or any member of the Finance Committee.
There is lighting in operation around the track.
The use of the track is strictly limited to paid up Club members only.
Anybody using the track must be at least a paid up Social member.
Contact the Club Treasurer or any member of the Finance Committee for more information.