Cork Ladies Football news, whether it’s club or county
30th, Aug, 2013
Passage U8/U10 Blitz Programme - Sat Sept 7th
Once again Passage GAA Club and its grounds at Manning Park will be the place to be this weekend.
The 4th Annual Girls Under 8/10 Football Blitz will be run on Saturday next Sept 7th from 10am with games finishing around 2---30
This Girls Football Blitz has grown from 8 teams in 2010 to a massive 64 teams this year with a waiting list. Teams are coming from all over Ireland to take part in the biggest Underage Blitz in Ireland.
The following teams will be playing, Passage West, Ballincollig, Mayfield, Bandon, Douglas, Na.Piarsaigh, Clonakilty, Eire Og, Fermoy, Donoughmore, Knocknagree, Aghada, Banteer, Grenagh, Macroom, Ballypheane, Naomh Aban, carrigaline, Shamrocks, Nemo Rangers, Glanmire, Kilshannig, Bishopstown, Inch Rovers, Youghal, Ballinora, Newmarket, Cloyne, Rockban,
Kilmacud Crokes Dublin, Austin Stacks, Kerins O’Reilly, Legion, Dr Crokes, Glenflesk, Corca Dhuibhne all Kerry.
Ardmore, Grange Waterford, Kilrush Co. Clare, Clonmel Commercials, Arra Vale Rovers Tipperary. Adare Co.Limerick
As like other years there will be a parade of all the teams dressed in their club colours, which will be led by the Ballypheane and Barrack Street Band. Each team will carry their club colours and banner in what should be a splendid spectacle of colour and pageantry.
Members of the Winning Cork Ladies All Ireland Senior football team and recent Under 14 All Ireland winning team will be in attendance to greet all the teams, while the Boherbue set dancers and Musicans will entertain the parents during the day. Also their will be a hive of activity for the children with face painters, clowns ect. A special commemorative shirt with the names of all the participating clubs will be available from the club shop on the day.
There will be free parking for all those travelling by bus or car in a secure area, please obey the Parking marshals and stewards, as a one way system will be in operation for the event.
There will be Sports stalls from Cummins Sport, BBQ and Sweet Shops, while the local Euro Spar, Centra Rochestown Road, and Central XL will all be supplying breakfast for teams traveling long journeys on the morning, while the Mount Oval bar in Rochestown will be doing a special deal for dinner. All this information can be seen on www.passageblitz13.webs.com or on facebook passageWest Blitz 2013.
The Cork v Kerry All Ireland Ladies football Senior semi final will be shown live on big screen at Clubhouse starting at 4pm.
There will be music and dance in the Clubhouse to round off a great day, food and sandwiches will be available in Clubhouse and tents around the ground during the day.
Following are the Groups and Pitches they are playing on.
UNDER 8 TEAMS
Pitch 1 Pitch 2 Pitch 3 Pitch 4.
FERMOY CARRIGALINE GLANMIRE INCH RVS
YOUGHAL GRENAGH BALLYPHEHANE BISHOPSTOWN
EIRE OG FERMOY DOLPHINS NAOMH ABAN NEMO RANGERS
SHAMROCKS KILSHANNIG CLONKILTY CLONMEL COMM
UNDER 10 TEAMS
Pitch 1 Pitch 2 Pitch 3 Pitch 4
AGHADA CLOYNE FERMOY CATS CLONMEL COMM
CARRIGTWOHILL BALLINORA BALLYPHEHANE BISHOPSTOWN
NAOMH ABAN NEMO CATS AUSTIN STACKS PASSAGE WEST
ADARE ARDMORE/GRANGE NEMO BIRDS FERMOY BIRDS
Pitch 5 Pitch 6 Pitch 7 Pitch 8
GLANMIRE INCH MAYFIELD KILMACUD BIRDS
CARRIGALINE DONOUGHMORE DOUGLAS EIRE OG
SHAMROCKS KILSHANNIG CORCA DUIBHNE NEWMARKET
DR CROKES KERINS O’RAHILLYS KILMACUD CATS NA PIARSAIGH
Pitch 9 Pitch 10 Pitch 11
ROCKBAN YOUGHAL GLENFLESK
GRENAGH MACROOM BANTEER
BANDON CLONAKILTY ARRAVALE ROVERS
KILRUSH KILLARNEY LEGION KNOCKNAGREE
All games 10 minutes a side, starting at 11—30 am sharp.