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CLG Chluain Tarbh

Nollag / December 2015  | Newsletter / Nuachtlitir

Beannachtaí na Féile


Nollaig Shona agus Bliain Úr faoi mhaise to all our members, supporters, sponsors and friends.

We would like to thank everyone who contributed to the success of the club during 2015 and look forward to another exciting year in 2016.

GRMA to all who attended our recent AGM. Míle buíochas to our outgoing executive and we wish our incoming executive well.

We would like to thank everyone who supported our bag pack last Saturday in Nolans of Clontarf who are one of sponsors.

What's On

Charity Football Blitz Sunday 27th 5pm

On Sunday the club are holding it's annual Charity Christmas Football Blitz. This year all funds raised will go to Team Jonathan Ranson, a charity supporting a former juvenile member and local student. Action throws in from 5pm and all adults are welcome to play in this non contact game, whether parents, mentors or existing players. Please join us in Cúldoras after the action.
On St.Stephens Day there is a fundraising walk for Jonathan from the Tennis Club on Oulton Road to the Wooden Bridge and back starting from 10am. This was very well supported by club members last year and we encourage you to support again and hopefully it will be a nicer day than last years rain. You can learn more about the charity on

Enjoy the season in Cúldoras

This week why not include Cúldoras in your festivities. We especially welcome members, mentors and friends during and after the Charity Blitz on Sunday for Christmas drinks.

Christmas Tree Collection Service January 9th

If you are looking to dispose of your Christmas Tree our Juvenile Section can help. On January 9th they will collect your tree for disposal for €10.

Book by text to 085-8531716 before 4pm on January 8th

An Naíolann/Nursery Foundation Course January 9th

Our GPO Stephen Behan will host a foundation course for Nursery mentors and parents who are interested in mentoring at the clubhouse on the morning of Saturday January 9th.
An Naíolann will return on Saturday January 16th.

National Club Draw 2016

The GAA National Club Draw will take place again in 2016. Each GAA club in the country has the opportunity to sell 2000 tickets for the draw. All monies raised are retained by the club as the GAA puts up all the prizes. The 1st prize in this draw is a new Opel Corsa.

In 2015 the club had a major winner with Junius Horne winning a trip to New York.
Ticket cost €10 each and are available from every team or you can contact Gerry Reid 087-9175839. Tickets are also available for purchase online.
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If you're not in, you can't win!

The Club Lotto is an important fundraising tool for the club and proceeds go to our pitch development and maintenance. If you are not already playing the lotto please consider signing up. You can sign-up online here and play for only €2 a week. You can also buy a Lotto subscription as a gift so perhaps it would make a Christmas present for a former member overseas.You can also pick up an envelope in An Siopa or An Cúldoras and play an individual draw, again for only €2 a draw. The Lotto is held over for Christmas and our next Póta Óir/Jackpot of €11,200! will be drawn on Thursday January 7th.

Our Sponsors

Tyler Owens Building for the Future

CLG Chluain Tarbh are delighted to have Tyler Owens onboard as our newest sponsors. Tyler Owens Architects are based on Distillery Road in Fairview and they are involved in many projects in Clontarf. Tyler Owens sponsor our AHL4 hurlers.

Join the Winning Team

We would like to thank all our sponsors who supported the club during 2015 and we look forward to working with these fantastic sponsors in 2016.
If your business would  be interested in partnering with Cluain Tarbh the club has some very exciting sponsorship packages available. If you are interested in finding out more please contact any member of the executive or email
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Club Focus

Darren Ryan

Our latest interviewee in our Club Focus series is mentor Darren Ryan. If you have a suggestion for a future club focus subject please email
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Are you following?

As well as our revamped website the club has active social media channels. We now have over 1100 fans on Facebook, almost 1600 followers on Twitter and over 320 followers on our recently launched instagram account which is a great way to see pictures of different events in the club and matches. You don't need to have an account to view our social media pages, just click on the links at the bottom of this email to see whats going on.
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