Midweek Results

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Two great wins in the Bogies last night Tuesday the 22 of May. Our under 15 footballers had a great match against near neighbours Eirn Isle in a top of the table clash.

The Barrrs came out on top by two points in a great game from both sides. On the other pitch our second hurling team had a good win against Liffey Gaels in the B Championship. Down in Long Meadows on the banks of the river Liffey our third adult team were beaten by Faughs by six points in a very entertaining match. The Barrs showed great spirit.

Venue Change for Weekend Matches

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

There is a change of venue for two of the matches on Sunday. The second adult team are playing in Long Medows at 11 0 clock on Sunday morning. The Minor footballers are playing at 10 o’clock at the same venue. Inter team and under 15 playing in the Bogies.

Hurling and Football training times for January 2012

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

The adult three hurling team have their first training session on Wednesday the 4th of January at 7pm in Gym hall.

The Adult two football team have their first session on Tuesday the 10th of January at 7pmin gym hall. There will be a match on Sunday January 15th against St Bridget’s.

AGM 2011

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Our annual general meeting took place on the 15 of December. A good attendance was recorded and it was one of the better AGM’s over many years.

A number of good debates and contributions were put forward from the floor and the club officials. It is good to see that we are just holding our heads above water financially.

This is due to the efforts of many of our members over the year. We also got a run down on the state of our teams and our coaching. A good debate about physio’s and player’s insurance took place. All in all it was a good night for the club.

Club positions for 2012 are as follows:

Club chairman - N Paget
Vice Chair – P Brady
Secretary – M Paget
Assistant Secretary - H Dodrill
Treasurer - S Magill
Ass Treasurer - T Smither
P.R.O - E Lagan
Juvenile Rep - T.Mc Keogh
Players Rep - Gerry O’Reilly
Board Delegates - J Lyons, L Kelly, S Mc Gill
Senior Hurling Manager - D Forgarty
Second Adult Hurling Team – D Fagan
Third Hurling Team – D Sweetman
Minor Hurling Team - S Mc Gratten
Inter Football Team - D.Murphy
Second Adult Football Team - N Kehoe
Third Adult Football Team - P Quinn
Minor Football Team - Seamus McGratten

Team Meetings for 2012

Sunday, December 18th, 2011

The second adult hurling team has a meeting in the club house at 8-15pm on Wednesday the 21 Dec in the club house.

On the same time and same place the third adult  hurling team are meeting at 8-15pm. On Tuesday 20 Dec at 7 o clock the second adult football team are meeting in the club house.

U8′s Christmas Trip 2011

Monday, December 12th, 2011

35 parents and children went to the Tayto Park in Dunshaughlin for their Christmas outing. We had a great day which was enjoyed by all. The team want to thank the mentors and the committee for all the help over the year.

Presentation Night 2011

Monday, December 12th, 2011

Over 180 players and members packet the Carton Hotel in Tyrrelstown last Friday week for our annually presentation night. A minutes silents was held after news came filtering in about the tragic events that had happened in Cabra a hour before the start of the proceedings.

Our two winning teams were presented with their awards for their achievement of winning the division seven league in football and winning the 2011 Senior B Hurling Championship.

We also invited three special Dublin football and hurling legends for a special presentation to them from the club and the community of Cabra for their special achievements in winning All Ireland medals and managing the senior hurling and football teams over the years.

Sean Moyles, Mickey Whelan and Paddy Holden were given a great Finbars welcome as they were presented with their presentation by our club chairman Noel Paget. The three honorees then presented our teams with their medals for their wins in 2011.

The other presentations went to:

Club man of the year – Naill Brady
Senior hurler of the year – Brendan Quinn
Senior footballer of the year - Paul Tunner Jr
Division 7 player of the year – Billy Hyland
Junior hurler of the year second team - Eoin Forgerty
Third hurling team player of the year - Nial Brady
Third football team player of the year - Stephen O’Farrell
Senior camogie player of the year - Siobhan Kehoe

U13, 14 & 15 Training Session

Sunday, December 11th, 2011

Our three teams had a two hour training session in long meadows on Saturday morning. Eight of our senior players trained the team along with their managers. Paul Turner Snr organised the session which was a great help to our young players who have had a long hard week.

Fionnbarrs – Conor Hickey

Sunday, December 11th, 2011

The club want to thank all the committees ,mentors, players, supporters and other G.A.A clubs for all their great support to us and Conors family over the last week.

To John Costello, Dublin County Bord secretary, the teachers and pupils  of Gaelscoil Bharra, Colaiste Mhuir,the youth workers of J.P.P, Paul O’Farrell of C.D.P, the local clergy, the Guards, the local people and neighbours of St Attracta Road, all your support helped us through the last week.

To the Hickey and Flynn families you have been a credit to Connor. Lets try over the next coming months to keep the family in our thoughts and prayers. The club will be announcing a benefit night in a few weeks in honour of Connor and his family.

(Photograph courtesy of Cyril Byrne, Irish Times, Dec 9 2011 )

Under 15 Win Football League

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

This morning out in Sandyford our under 15 footballers won the league after beating St Olafs by three points!

It was a great win for the players and managers. Great credit must go to Jackie McKeogh who has managed the team over a number of years.