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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw
This weeks draw was held in Moores and Ronan Owens of Rathunas, Swinford won €338. 
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Quinns on 21st January. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5.


Club Registration 
Club registration will take place in the Gateway Hotel on Saturday 1st February 11am to 1pm. Club membership is €60 player, €100 if 2 players in one family, €120 if 3 players in the one family. New player member is €20. 


Club Executive Meeting

The club executive met on Friday 10th January and a new Bord na nOg committee was established under the Chairmanship of Vincent Roughneen with Michael Murtagh as secretary. Joe Mellett is staying on as Chairman of the Social and Finance Committee and the committee was thanked for their great work in 2019. The club are still searching for a manager of the Intermediate team and we would like to invite applications for the position for the 2020 season. Applications from outside the club are  welcome. A key focus for the manager in 2020 will be to work with the minor management to ensure the preparation of our younger players to play at senior level. Please email your interest to swinfordgaa@gmail.com


Connacht Scor na nOg
Well done to Orla Connolly in the solo singing category and Aisling Hyland, Aoibheann Brennan, Anna Doherty and Sean Healy in Ballad Group category who represented Swinford and East Mayo in the Connacht Final of Scor na nOg in Claremorris.

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw

This weeks draw was held in Gateway Hotel and Marie Deacy of Bohola won €478. The winning ticket was sold in O’Donnells Pharmacy. 
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Moore on 14th January. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5.

Club Registration 

Club registration will take place in the near future. Details will be posted on our social media accounts and on our website swinfordgaa.ie

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw


This weeks draw was held in Whitehouse and Nathan McNicholas of Derryronane won €1,101. The winning ticket was sold on St Stephens night by our senior players. 
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Gateway Hotel on 7th January. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5.

Christmas Greetings

Swinford GAA club wishes all its members, players, managers, coaches and supporters a very Happy Christmas and Prosperous New Year.

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw

This weeks draw was held in Melletts and Mary Judge of Killasser won €446. 
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Whitehouse on the 29th December. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5.

Christmas Greetings

Swinford GAA club wishes all its members, players, managers, coaches and supporters a very Happy Christmas and Prosperous New Year.

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw

This weeks draw was held in Bolands and Brian Turbitt won €422
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Melletts on Tuesday 17th December. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5.There will be no draw on the 24th December with a big draw on the 29th December in the Whitehouse. 

Special General meeting

A special general meeting of the club was held on Sunday 8th December to finalise the election of officers and the club executive for the coming year. The following is the club executive for 2020Chairman Ray Gilmore; Acting Secretary Katie Kelly; Treasurer Niall O’Neill; PRO Douglas Kelly; Registrar Peter Geraghty; Cultural Officer Mairin Noone; County Board Delegate Peter Geraghty; East Mayo Delegate Peter Geraghty & Billy McNicholas; Executive members Billy McNicholas, Shane Campbell, Joe Mellett, Michael Daly, Anthony Hanley, Johnny Burke, Mark McNicholas

Major Event

Thank you to everyone who supported the draw and our fundraising day in Julians. Between the draw, bazaar and auction a total of €14,302 was raised. There was costs & expenses of €3,109 leaving a net €11,193 raised. This money will be used for the development of the area adjacent to our clubhouse. Thank you for all your support.

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Swinford GAA EGM

Club Extraordinary General Meeting

Swinford GAA EGM will be in the Gateway Hotel on Sunday 8th December at 6pm. There are a number of officer roles and executive positions to be filled.

Nominations must be sent to the club secretary by Saturday 7th December

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw

This weeks draw was held in Horkans and Dolores Gilmartin of Belass, Foxford won €501
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Bolands on Tuesday 10th December. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5

Club Extraordinary General Meeting

Swinford GAA EGM will be in the Gateway Hotel on Sunday 8th December at 6pm. There are a number of officer roles and executive positions to be filled. Please contact the club secretary at secretary.swinford.mayo@gaa.ie for a nomination form and closing date for nominations is the 7th December..
Nominations are to be accompanied by a letter signed by the nominee indicating that they are willing to allow their name go forward.

Major Event

We had a fantastic day in Julians on Sunday, thanks to everyone who supported the day. It was a great success.
Thanks to everyone on the social & fundraising committee who put in many weeks of work to make the day the success it was.
Thanks to our mc for the day Paddy Cunney, he kept everything moving along.
Thanks to our hosts, the Julian family for all their help. The day would not have been such a success without them.
Thanks to Diarmuid O’Connor for coming along for the presentation and to Santa Claus for dropping in during his busy time of year.
Thanks to all our sponsors who gave so genoursly.

Congrats to our prizewinners in our big draw.
1st prize, the trip to Euro Disney was won by Bernie Pektas of Treanlaur.
2nd prize, the Laptop was won by John, Shane & Sharon Ansboro, Killaturley
3rd prize, the TV was won by John Dunne, Swinford
4th prize B&B in Broadhaven was won by Maira Tuffy, Killasser
5th prize, county board draw ticket was won by Cian Kennedy, Midfield.
Thank you to everyone who supported the draw.

Scor Mhaigh Eo

Congrats to Orla Connolly on winning Solo Singing at the Scor na nOg County Final on Sunday in Balla and to our ballad group of Aishling Hyland, Aoibheann Brennan, Anna Doherty, Orla Connolly and Sean Healy on winning best group. Thanks to Teresa Brennan and Mairin Noone for all their work. They now go on to represent Mayo in the Connacht Final of Scor na nOg in Claremorris on January 11th. 

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Major Event
Swinford GAA Development Fundraiser Fun Day in Julians, Midfield on Sunday 1st December 2pm with massive auction, Bazaar, medal presentation and launch of the 2020 GAA calendar and lots lots more. 

Swinford GAA 50/50 draw
This weeks draw was held in Sheepwalk and Joanne Towey of Goodfella’s won €480
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Horkans on Tuesday 3rd December. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5

Club Extraordinary General Meeting


Swinford GAA EGM will be in the Gateway Hotel on Sunday 8th December at 6pm. There are a number of officer roles and executive positions to be filled. Please contact the club secretary at secretary.swinford.mayo@gaa.ie for a nomination form and closing date for nominations is the 7th December..
Nominations are to be accompanied by a letter signed by the nominee indicating that they are willing to allow their name go forward.

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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw


This weeks draw was held in Quinns and Darragh Ruane of Cloonacool won €477. The winning envelope was sold in Kevin Nestors.  
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Sheepwalk on Tuesday 26th November. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5

Club Extraordinary General Meeting

Swinford GAA EGM will be in the Gateway Hotel on Sunday 8th December at 6pm. There are a number of officer roles and executive positions to be filled. Please contact the club secretary at secretary.swinford.mayo@gaa.ie for a nomination form and closing date for nominations is the 7th December..
Nominations are to be accompanied by a letter signed by the nominee indicating that they are willing to allow their name go forward.


Major Event


Swinford GAA Development Fundraiser Fun Day in Julians, Midfield on Sunday 1st December 2pm with massive auction, Bazaar, medal presentation and launch of the 2020 GAA calendar and lots lots more. 

Club Mailing List
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Swinford GAA 50/50 draw

This weeks draw was held in Moores and Martin Dunne of Lisheenabrone won €494. The winning envelope was sold by club volunteer Billy McNicholas on Saturday night. 
Envelopes are available in most business premises and online through www.swinfordgaa.ie where tickets can be purchased in bundles of 10/25/52 weeks. The next draw is in Quinns on Tuesday 19th November. Draw envelopes available for €2 each or 3 for €5


Club Annual General Meeting

The AGM of the club was held on Sunday 10th November. Before the meeting started Liam Moffatt addressed the meeting and put forward his plan if elected to the position of Chairman of the county board. The Chairman opened the meeting and all members who died during the year were remembered. The secretary gave her report and the minutes of the 2018 meeting, the treasurer provided the financial report for 2018. The Chairman gave his report for the year and thanked all coaches, players, volunteers for their work during the year. The election of officers took place, their were nominations for the Chairman and PRO and Ray Gilmore and Douglas Kelly were deemed elected. There are a number of vacancies and a EGM will have to be held to fill these positions. The meeting finished with a presentation to our outgoing secretary Katie Kelly and outgoing treasurer Deirdre Dunleavy. 

Club Extraordinary General Meeting

Swinford GAA EGM will be in the Gateway Hotel on Sunday 8th December at 6pm. There are a number of officer roles and executive positions to be filled. Please contact the club secretary at secretary.swinford.mayo@gaa.ie for a nomination form and closing date for nominations is the 7th December..
Nominations are to be accompanied by a letter signed by the nominee indicating that they are willing to allow their name go forward.


Major Event
Keep Sunday 1st December free in your diary as the club will be having a major fundraising event in Julians of Midfield.

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