Club notes for week commencing 6th July 2015   06/07/2015

Bus to Leinster Final this Sunday

The Club are running a bus to the Leinster Football Final on Sunday  12th July leaving at 9.45 contact Sean Carroll 0876507659 to book a seat.

Underage Training

Training  for the under 6 to under 12s  continues  on Fridays 6.30 to 7.30 . Registration can be paid at any training session. Free gum shields  for under 6 to under 10 courtesy of Haven Pharmacy 


Lotto results 06/07/15
Jackpot : €11,400
Numbers drawn: 1, 10, 18, 25

Result: No jackpot winner

2 x €100 winners: John Gillick, Sinead Lynam.

Next week's draw will take place in the Cloughan Inn with a jackpot of €11,600.  

.You can subscribe to our Lotto  through the website

 Tickets can be purchased locally  in Flynns, The Roadhouse, Mary Lynchs , A&J Newsagents, Egans  and Farm Direct Butchers.

Don’t Miss a Chance to Win

Forms for a yearly Lotto subscription are available, also forms for direct debit.


Minor League: The Downs continues their excellent form to make it five  wins out of five with and narrow win over Rosemount.

League Div 3              The Downs 1:10          Milltown 3:12

Team : Kevin McGuire, Conor Thompson, Niall Murray, Ciaran Seery, Brendan Flynn, Shane Egerton, Owen Moore, Dean Egerton, Conor Coughlin, Conor Murray, Philip Doherty, Ian Martin, Niall Folan, James Conroy, Shane Carroll. Subs Used: Shane Nugent, John Smyth, Kevin Bell.


Minor League Div 1 V Caulry Friday July 10th @ 7:45pm

John Egan Tournament

Beat of luck to the boys under 14s who travel to Kerry on Thursday for the annual tournament. Thanks to everyone who supported the fundraising Cake Sale.

Talented Footballers

Golf Congratulations to 3 of our young footballers who secured the top 3 places for the Captain's Prize Junior Section in Mullingar Golf Club at the weekend. Shane Murtagh finished first, Matthew Cunningham 2nd and Adam Smith 3rd. Well done lads 

Kelloggs Cul Camp

We are hosting a Cul Camp in The Downs July 13th to 17th . Booking online

Club history

The club are currently researching for our history book and are looking for any old photographs, newspaper articles, club memorabilia etc. Contact Aiden 0862532327 if you can help.   

Club Shop

Give Carmel a call at 087 9496347 if you wish to purchase any club gear or. Brochure can be viewed on our website and Facebook page.  

Just a reminder regarding our free text message service which over 400 supporters have signed up to.
Occasional messages are sent to remind supporters about various club activities. Send your name and number to 087 8362297 if you wish to sign up. If you are already subscribed and wish to opt out, text STOP followed by your name and number to 087 8362297.

Club Weekly Email Newsletter
Our weekly newsletter goes out every Monday night with the week’s club notes and that night’s club lotto results.
You can sign up at our website

Supervalu Gaa Kit for Clubs

Buckleys Supervalu are participating in the Supervalu Gaa Kit for Clubs initiative If you purchase €40 or over you can place the receipt voucher in The Downs slot.


Bingo continues every Friday at 8.30, come along and brings a friend for an enjoyable night’s entertainment.


 The Downs Ladies Football


You can register with any coach or committee member


Our underage training continues on  Fridays 6.30 to 7.30 on April 4th . Free gum shields  for under 6 to under 10 courtesy of Haven Pharmacy.


Adult and Minor training on Friday evenings @ 8pm

Clothes Collections

The Ladies Football are collecting bags of clothes as a fundraiser, so you can now de- clutter and help the club raise funds. Bags of clothes can be left with any team coach or committee member. Please ask family, neighbours, friend and co-workers to fill a bag.

Clothes can be left in the Blue Bin beside the scoreboard.