Erin’s Own News 3rd July 2012

Erin’s Own Annual Golf Classic.
Last Friday saw the very successful seventh annual Erin’s Own GAA Golf classic played out throughout the day in Castlecomer Golf Club. With fifty teams participating in tough conditions it was local club man Eamonn Brennan and his team of Richard Boland and John Bergin who were top of the pile when all the cards were checked. A great night was had by all afterwards. Well done to David Buggy and his committee on running yet again a great day’s entertainment with fantastic prizes won by all the winners. The club would like to thank all its sponsors for making this day a tremendous success.

Oh What a Night

25TH Anniversary Minor Roinn A Champions Celebrations. On Friday night last the Executive of the Erin’s Own GAA Club honoured its first ever Minor County Champions of 1987 when they were guests of the club at the Clubs Social night in Castlecomer Golf Club. The players were presented to the large attendance and each player received a beautiful statuette in recognition of this great achievement. Regarded as one of the most successful group of players ever to represent the club most of this group won two under 16 championships, an A Minor Championship and two Under 21 A Championships in seven years. Players travelled from far away places and from the UK for the night. There were plenty of stories told and memories shared as the night progressed. The large crowd danced the night away till the late hours and a great night was had by all. Well done to all involved.

Kellogs GAA Cul Camps.
The national kellogs GAA Cul camps will take place again this year in Castlecomer. You can book your child in on these camps by going onto the GAA website ( or by picking up an entry form on Kellogs boxes.

All members and supporters are reminded that they can support Erin’s Own GAA Club when renewing your car or home insurance with Campion Insurances. Simply quote Erin’s Own/Kilkenny when contacting Campion Insurances for your
quote and Campion’s will contribute €10.00 per policy to the club. This is open to all new and existing customers.

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