We wish to thank everyone for making the medal presentation/dinner dance last Friday night a truly memorable night. A special thanks goes to Uachtarán Cumann Lúthcleas Gael Liam O'Neill in joining us to celebrate this great achievement by our hurling and camogie players. It was a great night with medals handed out to the Senior Hurlers for winning the Senior League and Championship, The Intermediate Camogie for winning the All-County League and the U21 Camogie for winning the 7 aside final for the third year in a row. A big thanks also to Langtons Hotel for the excellent food and to the band on the night strange behavior.
Clara Camogie 35 years young
Clara Camogie celebrated 35 years young last Friday night in Clara Hall. They hosted a Boston tea party and Auction which raise some money for the running of the club. Thanks to all the sponsors who gave very generously to the Auction: Jellytots, The Book Centre, Omniplex Kilkenny, Xposure hair and design, McDonads, Gowran Park Golf Course, Lyng Motors, Quench, Lyrath Estate Hotel, Kilkenny, Aspect hotel, The Watershed, Reptile Village, The Playstation, Pat Bolger Hurleys, Studio One KilkennyKhan's Books Ltd., The Orchard House Bar, David Dunne Solicitors, O Briens Butchers, Langtons Night Club & Bar Kilkenny Byrnes Pub, Mullins Butcher, The Springhill Court Hotel, Bank of Ireland and Rico's Take Away, Gowran. A really big thanks was given to all our supporters, managers, selectors, mentors and volunteers over the last 35 years. For your help and support which has brought the Club to where it is now. !!!!THANK YOU TO EVERYONE!!!!!
The building has finished. Since November and before there has been developments around the club house and the grounds some of these have been the improvements to the club house, the wall ball, walk way footpaths and lights. With the developments coming to the end of the first stage, just the walk way and lights to be finished off outside and a few bits (painting, building in presses) to be finished inside.
Shane Prendergast, David Langton, Liam and Lester Ryan on their part in helping Kilkenny Senior Hurlers get to the Walsh Cup FInal in Croke Park next Saturday evening at 5pm. Also a big well done goes to all the Clara girls who helped the Presentation Secondary School win the Leinster title last Saturday. A Bus is being arranged to go up to the match contact Club Chairman Jimmy Coogan or Club Secartary Áine Prendergast to book a seat. Their contact details can be found on the Executive Committee page.
Its that time of the year, Committee members will be calling around over the next few weeks. With all the new facilities available it's never been a better time to join. The new walkway will shortly be completed and will be open to all members from early spring. Its 950m long and is floodlit which offers a safe local area for members to exercise day or night. The new Ball Wall is completed and is available for everyone to use. There will be a new club shop opening soon where club gear can be ordered, hot drinks, water, cold drinks and snacks can be bought at matches etc. Membership forms can be downloaded from here, can be got from any committee member or contact our club registrar Pam Cummins 087 9127725.
Sporting year gets underway this Sunday against Kilmoganny in the first round of the Senior Football League. Throw in at 2pm in Clara this is subject to change. Check out the Footballers page for their full league fixtures (Just hover over the Club Adult Teams Tab).
Construction work is ongoing at the moment around
Clara GAA Grounds so at all times PLEASE ADHERE TO ALL SIGNS DISPLAYED around club grounds and KEEP CLEAR OF RESTRICTED AREAS. To read the club Safety Statement click here.
For SaleDVD's are on sale for all the Finals Clara were in during 2012/2013. The set of 7 DVD's include 2012 Intermediate League, County and Leinster finals, The 2013 All-Ireland Intermediate Semi-Final and Final, The 2013 Kilkenny Senior League and County Final. DVD's will be sold as a set. Please contact Trevor (085-1079791) to reserve your set.
There are also Mugs for sale to commemorate the success of last year. There are three mugs in the set,one for each Intermediate Final that was won, listing the names of the full panel for each final. Please contact Jimmy Fitzpatrick (086-8245106) to place your order.
Anyone who hasn't bought a 2014 calendar yet there is still some available to purchase. Contact Carmel (087-6680084) to get your copy.
Leinster GAA TV has been launched click here to view it.
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