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Massive congratulations to Coláiste Mhuire on winning the Leinster Juvenile A title on Wedensday, defeating Good Counsel of Wexford 5-7 to 3-6 in Carlow. Super achievement which bodes well for the future and well done to the coaches and all players which includes our own Cian McCourt, Nathan Lynott, Kevin O'Sullivan and Donal Doherty....

Lotto Lotto Results 14/12/15 Jackpot : €14,000 Numbers drawn: 9, 15, 26, 29 Result: No jackpot winner 2 x €100 winners: R. McLoughlin, S. Carroll.Next week's draw will be in the clubhouse with a jackpot of €14,000. 2016 Club Calendar now on sale in Flynn's
Flynn's have kindly agreed to sell our new 2016 calendar which contains...

Congratulations to our Rince Foirne and Leiriu who qualified from the Leinster Scor na nOg semi final this afternoon in our clubhouse and go through to the provincial decider in Ballymore on Sunday January 3rd. Full results from yesterday: 1. Rince Foirne: Maigh Nuad (Cill Dara); Na Dunta (Iarmhi) 2. Amhranaoicht Aonair: Ciara Ni Oireachtaigh...

Strictly winners make charity donations

Friday 11th December, 2015


Ciara Carty joint winner of The Downs GAA Strictly Come Dancing presenting a donation to her chosen charity St. Vincent de Paul Mullingar (John Burke) Anthony Rowan joint winner of The Downs Strictly Come Dancing presenting a charity donation from the event to this chosen charity Multiple Myeloma Ireland Midlands Support Group (Liam McManus...

Good luck to our Figure Dancers and Léiriú who represent club and county tomorrow Saturday in the second Leinster Semi-Final which start at 2pm in The Downs GAA Clubhouse #naduntaabu

2016 senior team management confirmed

Friday 11th December, 2015


SENIOR TEAM MANAGEMENT 2016 The club wishes to confirm the following senior team management for the coming season: Manager: Sean Loughlin Selectors: Barry Conroy, Kevin O'Brien, Keith Shanley, John Smyth. We wish them all the very best and the club are delighted to have players from our '03 and '05 championship winning sides involved. We must also...

Tomorrow's (Saturday 12th) FEIS CUP fixture v Garrycastle in Lakepoint Park is OFF.

Thankyou from Senior Citizens Committee

Tuesday 08th December, 2015


The Downs Senior Citizens Committee held our annual Christmas party for the seniors of The Downs area on 6th of December. 100 people attended this event and was enjoyed by all. We would like to thank all who donated a prize for raffle, Dympna for the lovely food and all who helped on the day. Wishing you all a happy Christmas and a great new year....

Well done to all our competitors who took part in the county final in Ballymore on Sunday Figure Dancers 1 (Erica Hynes, Katie McGrath, Orlaith Murray, Sophie Joyce, Cara Hogan, Neasa Mangan-Lynch, Ciara Mangan Lynch, Ciara Smith) Figure Dancers 2 ( Emma Dagg, Emma Smith, Sarah Fallon, Kaylin Murray, Saoirse McManus, Cliodhna Murray, Ciara Conneely,...

Lotto Results 07/12/15 Jackpot : €14,000 Numbers drawn: 11, 15, 17, 21 Result: No jackpot winner 2 x €100 winners: Sean Monaghan, Ann Molloy. Next week's draw in the clubhouse will have a jackpot of €14,000. 2016 Club Calendar Our limited edition wall calendar priced at just €10 is now on sale locally. It can be purchased...

Club Calendars now on sale in Flynn's

Thursday 03rd December, 2015


Our friends in Flynn's have kindly agreed to sell our new 2016 calendar which contains 12 great photo montages from the year gone by. Priced at €10, it is a must for all black and amber households ! Alternatively you can purchase online and we will deliver it anywhere in the world for just an extra fiver ! See link on main page of website. Standard An Post...

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AGM this Thursday at 730pm

Tuesday 01st December, 2015


The Downs GAA Annual General Meeting takes place in the clubhouse on this Thursday at 730pm. All members and supporters are most welcome as we review 2015 and plan for the year ahead #naduntaabu

Gaelic 4 Mothers taking a break for Christmas

Tuesday 01st December, 2015


A message from Siobhan & Paula re Gaelic 4 Mothers: Hi All Thanks for taking part and hopefully enjoying G4M in The Downs. Eat and sleep your way through Christmas and see ye all in the New Year when we start back again - start date to be confirmed.

Lotto Results 30/11/15 Jackpot : €14,000 Numbers drawn: 3, 6, 9, 21Result: No jackpot winner 2 x €100 winners: Ross Murtagh, Claire Daly. Next week's draw in Mary Lynch's will have a jackpot of €14,000. 2016 Club Calendar Our limited edition wall calendar will be on sale at this Saturday's medal presentation. Priced at...

Medal Presentation on Saturday night

Friday 27th November, 2015


Presentation of medals takes place on this Saturday night in the clubhouse at 730pm. Dublin All Ireland's winner and current All Star Ciarán Kilkenny will be our very special guest along with Sam Maguire. This will be an historic night for the club with the following teams receiving medals:Girls U14B, U16A and Junior LadiesBoys U14, U15, U16 &...

Lotto Results 23/11/15 Jackpot : €14,000 Numbers drawn: 8, 17, 20, 25 Result: No jackpot winner 2 x €100 winners: Doireann & Rita, Angela Nolan. Next week's draw in the Cloughan Inn will have a jackpot of €14,000. 2016 Club Calendar Our limited edition wall calendar will be on sale at this Saturday's...

Senior B Champions 2015

Saturday 21st November, 2015


Well done to Dermot and the lads who defeated St. Malachy's on Friday night 2-9 to 1-10 at a freezing Lakepoint Park. Match report to follow.

Community Games OPEN DAY this Saturday

Friday 20th November, 2015


The Downs Community Games are holding an OPEN DAY tomorrow Saturday in the GAA Clubhouse from 2pm to 4pm. Come along to find out what activities are planned for the season ahead. Contact Ollie at 086 6782799 with any queries.

STRICTLY COME DANCING “Nothing Beats Being There” Strictly –What a show, full of WOW factor. The audience was blown away with the quality of the performances and the show, every dance was of the highest standard with all the dancers displaying their weeks of hard work to the full house. We would not have managed such a...