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London Youth Committee notes

April 26, 2016

The next meeting London Youth Committee meeting will take place on Monday the 16th of May 2016 at 8 30pm at Irish Tv GAA Grounds, West End Road, Ruislip, HA4 6QX 

There will be a Young Whistlers Refereeing Course on Friday, April 29th in The Clayton Crown Moran Hotel, Cricklewood at 7.30 p.m.

The Course is limited to 20 people and in the interest of fairness, we will only accept 5 nominations from each Club.

Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come, first served basis so please contact me asap if you have young people in your Club who are interested in attending.

Finally, I would urge as many young people as possible to please take up this opportunity with the London GAA Youth Fixtures up and running now for the 2016 season.
Contact Lloyd Colfer Community Development Administrator,London G.A.A.078 72600073

U-18 Football League:
Parnells 4-13 v  TCG/RT 0-06

Under 14 Football League Division 1 28-4-2016
St Kiernans v Parnells at Mill Hill Rugby Club  7pm
Taras v Dulwich Harps in Sudbury Court 7pm

Under 14 Football League Division 2 30-4-2016

London Irish v TMC at London Irish 7pm

Round Towers v St Clarets at Mitcham 7pm

Tir Chonaill Gaels v North London Shamrocks at Tir Chonaill Gaels 7pm
Under 16 Football League 3-5-2016

Parnells v London Irish at Northwick Park at 7pm

NLS/TMC v St Clarets at Goodmayes  at 7pm

Tir Chonaill Gaels v St Kiernans at Tir Chonaill Gaels at 7pm 

Peter McGlynn Tournament
Well done to all the teams and clubs who participated in The Annual Peter McGlynn tournament last Saturday in Greenford. Thanks to the hosts Tir Chonaill Gaels for a wonderful day and all their hard work.
Dulwich Harps defeated the Tara's in the Cup final
St Clarets defeated Thomas McCurtain's in the Shield final
North London Shamrock defeated Tara's in the Plate final

Hurling Day at Ruislip

London GAA will be hosts to an Underage Hurling Day on Saturday, April 30th in Ruislip from 10.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. as part of the London GAA 1916 Commemorations. Damien Curley (Connacht GAA) will work with all of our young Gaels who are interested in Hurling. Boys and Girls from 6 - 16.Registration begins at 9.30 a.m. and after that the children will be divided into three groups 6-9 year olds, 10 - 12 years olds and 12+ year olds. There will be three coaching stations in the morning and the groups will spend 35-40 minutes at each station. Lunch break from 12.00 - 12.30 so all children are asked to bring a packed lunch. The Clubhouse will be open for any children/parents who wish to use the facilities. From 12.30 - 2.00, the children will be split in to teams and will play a mini-blitz to put the new skills that they have learned into practice. 

London GAA Itinerary of events for 1916 Weekend Celebrations

A warm welcome awaits you all this weekend as London GAA will be commemorating the 100th Centenary Year of the 1916 Rising with lots of Hurling/football to be enjoyed by all family and friends.

Itinerary of events

London GAA Weekend of the 1916 commerations

Saturday 30th April

• Youth Underage Hurling Day Ruislip 10am – 2pm

• Tara Camogie 7's (Tir Chonaill Gaels Greenford) 10am

•Sunday 1st May – Ruislip

12.30pm Christy Ring Cup

London v Meath

Referee: David Hughes (Carlow)

2.30pm London Youth Development Squad v Warwickshire 
Referee: Martin McManamon (Hertfordshire)

3.50pm A reading of the proclamation followed by Amhrán na bhFiann

4pm London v Louth - 1916 Commemoration Football Challenge Match

Referee: Mark McLoughlin (Warwickshire)

Half Time Mini Youth Exhibition

Draw for 2 x London v Mayo Tickets (Ticket with your match programme)

Special Commemoration Plaque presented to the visiting teams

Match Day admission - Tickets £10 Seniors / Students £5 Children U16 free

Special free commemorative programme with your match ticket. 
Tickets available from

Monday 2nd May – Ruislip

• London Ladies 7’s Tournament from 10am

Outstanding Affiliation Fees

Can all clubs please ensure that they have paid their affiliation fees as soon as possible before the season starts. Please contact Finance Officer Conor McGreevy regarding payment

Dates For Your Diary

North London Shamrock's Tournament on Saturday the 14th of May

Tara Tournament in Harrow Rugby Club on Saturday the 11th of June

U14 All Britain Feile on Saturday the 11th of June

North London Shamrock's Tournament on Saturday the 18th of June

Parnell's Conrad Ryan Tournament on Sunday the 3rd of July

All Britain Competitions (ABC's) from Thursday the 7th of July to Sunday the 10th of July at Tir Chonaill Gaels Grounds 

Thomas McCurtain's Tournament on Saturday the 16th of July

U16 and U18 Provincial Championship on Saturday the 16th of July

Dermot Earley Tournament on on Saturday the 3rd of September

St Kiernan's James O' Brien Day on Saturday the 10th of September

St Anthony's Tournament on Saturday the 17th of September

London IrishTournament on Saturday the 1st of October

If you require any further information please contact the London Youth's Secretary Joel McInern on 07956103723