Club Notes – 30/03/2015

Ballysteen 2015 10km Run

The 4th annual Ballysteen GAA 10km / 5km run will be held Saturday, 11th of April. Set along a scenic route, bringing participants along the banks of the Shannon Estuary, the event has gone from strength to strength and is now a firm favourite for runners of all levels in the Limerick region.
With both a 10km & 5km course available, this event is the ideal preparation for anyone planning on taking part in the Great Limerick Run in May. We look forward to seeing you on the day!
Refreshments will be served afterwards.
Online Registration: €12
Register On The Day: €15


Limerick GAA Club Draw 2015

Ballysteen GAA are promoting the Limerick Club Draw for 2015. The total prize fund is over €340,000. There are 10 monthly draws at a cost of €10 month. The first draw will be in March.
For Further details contact Alan Kehoe, 087 1237562, Paudie Vaughan, 0863478655, John Neville, 0876505469 or any club member.

Gaeltacht Scholarships 2015

All applicants must be club members, male or female either playing our games or involved in Scór. The €350 scholarships are for secondary school pupils only. They apply only to residential colleges under Comharchumann Chorca Dhuibhne(West Kerry); Coláiste Béal Atha an Ghaorthaigh(West Cork) or Coláiste na Roinne (Port Láirge) Anyone who is interested can contact Paul Anglim on 0872838990 or email

Ballysteen GAA Cheltenham Tipping Competition

Congratulations to Stephen Downey winner of the 2015 Ballysteen GAA Cheltenham Tipping Competition. 2nd place goes to Bernard Hallinan and 3rd place to Shane Treacy. Thanks to everyone who entered for supporting the club and the competition. 138 people took part. Hopefully see you all again this time next year for the 2016 competition.

PRO Email Address

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Club Gear

Ballysteen Club Gear will soon be available  to buy at Adrenalin Sports in Newcastlewest.

Golf Classic

Ballysteen GAA will be running a golf classic in Ardagh on the 3rd and 4th of July. This should be a very enjoyable day and a good fundraising exercise.

County League

Ballysteen are going very well in the County League and currently sit at the top of Division 2.  2 teams get promoted this year and it is important that we get into Division 1 next year. Ballysteen are due to play Pallasgreen away on 31/03/15, Oola at home on 7/4/15, Castlemahon at home on 14/5/15, Mountcollins away on 4/6/15 and Adare at home on 30/6/15.

County Senior Football Championship

Ballysteen are playing Na Piarsaigh in the first round of the championship on the weekend starting on 23/04/15 to 26/04/15

Junior B Football League

Ballysteen play the first round of the Junior B football league on 2/4/15 at 18.45 away to Rathkeale. The other 3 rounds are home to Knockaderry on 9/4/15, away to St. Senans on 21/4/15 and home to St Kierans on 5/5/15.


Ballysteen GAA club wishes to convey its condolences to the Hayes family in Askeaton on the death of Sylvester Hayes. Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.