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Belle Festival Events Line Up

Friday 22nd May, 2015


Belle Of Ballincollig Festival 2015 is getting close now with the June Bank Holiday weekend the kick off. Massive week around Ballincollig with a full list of events for every evening during the Festival with the Belle Selection Night onthe Friday being the Highlight once again this year. Al ot of the events are pre booking so pick the events that you thinkin...

SFC: Ballincollig Through to Round 4

Tuesday 05th May, 2015


Ballincollig 1-15 St Finbarr’s 1-12Ballincollig senior footballers made a great start to their 2015 campaign with a win against St Finbarr’s at Pairc Ui Rinn last evening .They went into this game with as county champions and with a good record in the league and got off to a great start winning a lot of possession and the forwards in particular combining...

The Friday Social

Thursday 09th April, 2015


Welcome all,The Central Committee and especially the Bar Committee would like to invite all committee members, coaches and whomever else to attend the bar in the club next Friday , April 10th, for a few drinks and a general “getting to know you” evening. With the Easter training camps in motion it would be an ideal time for parents to come to the club for a...

2015 Belle Festival Dates Confirmed

Tuesday 24th March, 2015


One of Ballincollig GAA's club most popular events, the Belle festival, will take place this summer for the 34th time.Laura Barry is the reigning Belle, and this year's programme of events will commence on Bank Holiday Sunday, June 1. As well as the Belle contest itself, the 5k Road Race and the Duck Race are among the popular attractions which will be held...

Sport and Community Expo in the Club ( with Henry Shefflin )

Tuesday 24th March, 2015


This is a big expo event organised by the through the local Ballincollig Business Association. There are 2 parts to the event.1. Business expo in the Oriel Hpouse with Rachel Allen - Friday March 27th. ( 3pm to 7pm )2. Sports and Communty Expo in GAA Club with Henry Shefflin. Sat. March 28th (2pm to 5pm)In the clubhouse on the Saturday , There will be multiple...

Ballincollig GAA Golf Classic

Monday 16th March, 2015


Ballincollig G.A.A Club golf classic takes place on Friday May 1st 2015 in Macroom Golf Club, Since its inception in 1982 under the guidance on the great Christy Lucey the classic has raised close to €500,000 towards the running of our club.Anybody interested in entering a team or sponsoring a teebox please contact: Donal Manning Tournament DirectorTel...

Cork GAA Draw - 6 Month Entry Oppurtunity

Friday 13th March, 2015


Cork GAA Draws has opened a chance to join half way through the season. With 6 draws left the tickets are now €50 a piece. A little bit of the History on the Draw:The Cork GAA Clubs Draw commenced in 1992 following the Purchase of Páirc Uí Rinn by the Cork County Board.It had three main aims: 1) To develop Páirc Uí Rinn as a modern stadium2) To provide the CLCG...

Club Constitution Posted

Thursday 26th February, 2015


Attached is hte club constitution for those who want tp know the rules... :-) Long long document..

Central Section AGM - Wenesday Feb 24th

Tuesday 17th February, 2015


Central Section AGM this Wednesday night ( Feb 25th ) at 8:30. This is the section that looks after the club overall , with inputs to all the other sections. If you want to see what has been happening for the last year and the plans for the upcoming year , then this is the place o be...

Ladies Football AGM - Jan 28th

Friday 23rd January, 2015


Ladies Football AGM:Our AGM will be held on Wednesday, 28th January at 8.30 in the GAA. With our numbers increasing year on year, we ask parents to please get involved in the Club. The more parents that get involved the greater our Club will develop. Looking forward to seeing you on Wednesday night....

Club Commemoratie Calendar On Sale Now...

Thursday 11th December, 2014


Final Fundraising item to support the exploits of the Senior Footballers this year with something both commemorative and very in return. The club has put together a Calendar to including pictures of the team , the action shots , the supporters and a selection from the under age sections, the Camogie and Ladies Football . The calendar will be on sale in the...

Muskerry Sports Star award for October Pa Kelly

Monday 01st December, 2014


Auld Triangle and Muskerry Sports Star Ward for October Patrick Kelly, Ballincollig and Cork starBy Kevin MurphyThe Auld Triangle and Muskerry Sports Star Award winner for the month of October was Patrick Kelly. The Ballincollig attacker was in breathtaking form throughout the championship and inspired his club to a first Senior Football County Title....

FREE BUS TO DOG TRACK

Monday 01st December, 2014


For "Night At The dogs" on Dec 5thThere will be a free shuttle bus going from the club at 6.30pm, 7.00pm and 7.30pm to the greyhound track on Friday night . There will also be a return bus service from the greyhound track to the club following the novelty race at 10.00pm, 10.30pm and 11.00pm. ( return times approx)....

Senior Section AGM

Monday 01st December, 2014


Senior Section AGM – Thursday 11th December. Anyone seeking officership to contact the Runaí at secretary.ballincollig.cork@gaa.ie or 087 6101906 for nomination papers. Nominations required 7 days in advance of AGM

Even in defeat Ballincollig did their Club Proud

Wednesday 19th November, 2014


THERE were times last Sunday when it felt Ballincollig’s incredible season was on course to reach new heights. That what was in theory mission impossible, a victory over a Kerry side on their soil, was merely going to be a stepping stone to a Munster final and beyond.A sense of destiny was in the air when the panel jogged across towards the bench for the...

Junior B Footballers Capture League Title

Thursday 13th November, 2014


Ballincollig 3-10 Ballinora 1-5On Sunday last on a fresh but dry day at Ballincollig GAA grounds, we took on local rivals Ballinora in the Muskerry Junior Football Division 3 league final. After the disappointment of losing to Kilmurry in the semi final of the championship 3 weeks ago, this was seen as a chance to atone for that defeat and end the season on a...

Buses For Austin Stacks Game On Sunday

Wednesday 12th November, 2014


Golf Society receives sponsorship cheque from Spillane’s Maxol

Tuesday 11th November, 2014


The Ballincollig GAA Golf Society was recently presented with a cheque from our main Golf Classic sponsor, Spillane’s Maxol which sees the partnership head into its 5th year. This year saw Ballincollig GAA club row in behind a new initiative whereby anyone who purchased fuel at Spillane’s Maxol could leave their receipt in a specially designated box...

Club going to the Dogs - 5th December

Sunday 09th November, 2014


Ballincollig Hurling & Football Club are expecting a huge turnout for their Fundraising Night at the Dogs in Curaheen Park on Friday 5th December next. The proceeds from this fundraiser will help to defray the substantial costs associated with running the Senior Section of the club in 2014. Cork County Senior Football Champions for the first time...

John Miskella recognised with Sports Star Award

Friday 07th November, 2014


John Miskella was a vital cog in Ballincollig's county triumph, which saw him picked as the monthly Southside and District Sports Star Award recipient, hosted in association with Gerald McCarthy Awards and Gifts and the Cork International Hotel. The satisfaction from helping Cork to Sam Maguire glory in 2010 compares favourably to the Andy Scannell Cup...

2014 Club All Star Awards includes 15 Ballincollig Men

Tuesday 04th November, 2014


REARDENS CORK CLUB GAA ALL-STAR NOMINEES NAMED ( Extract from the Evening Echo Article , Nov 02 )The third annual Reardens Club All-Star awards takes place on Monday, November 10 at 7.30pm, with 45 hurlers and 45 footballers in contention to be recognised for their excellence in the senior championships this season.The prestigious event will also see a...

Senior Football County Champions At Last

Thursday 23rd October, 2014


Senior Football County Champions At Last A special day for our club resulted in victory in the County Final on Sunday. On behalf of the senior section we would like to thank everyone who travelled to support the team for this historic victory. The whole parish united behind the club and we are extremely grateful for that support. A huge congratulation to...

Mickey Docs Interview with the Evening Echo

Friday 17th October, 2014


Ballincollig manager Michael O’Brien.talks to Mark Woods of the Evening Echo BALLINCOLLIG expect to be unchanged for their first Cork County SFC final against Carbery Rangers at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Sunday (3.45 pm).Remarkably, the club have used only 16 players in their starting line-ups in victories over St Finbarr’s, Carbery, Muskerry and Nemo...

Pa Kelly Interview with The Echo

Friday 17th October, 2014


Red-hot Kelly is eager to make up for lost timePA KELLY is producing some of the best football of his career right now, and Ballincollig have benefited enormously from his rejuvenation following a frustrating spell blighted by injury.Kelly has recovered from a troublesome hip issue that curtailed him with both club and county in the last number of seasons....

Catch the Big Green Bus to the Pairc..

Friday 17th October, 2014


County Final weekend is here at last and the chance to wear the club colors again. Start the day off with a trip to the Clubhouse and then onto the Park where the bus will take ya roight up the door of the stadium and delivered ya back to Ballincollig afterwards.There are multiple buses leaving the Club on Sunday to head for the Pairc but to ensure everyone is...

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