December 4, 2013
Training is back as we ramp up for the 2014 season!
The first training session for both the mens & ladies teams will be on Wednesday, December 2nd at Woodrow Wilson High School, 100 S Glasgow Drive, Dallas. Note the field is across the street from the school at Randall Park, behind the baseball field. We will focus on fitness in a 30 minute bootcamp, followed by 30 minutes of football practice with drills and skills development.
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December 1, 2013
Fionn’s 3rd annual Christmas party will be held at the Londoner on Greenville Ave
on Friday, December 13th
. Valet parking is available.
Similar to prior years, the Fionn Christmas party will be the best fun you’ll have in December with fine friends and charity giving. The top two floors of the Londoner have been reserved exclusively for the party, including rooftop heaters, a DJ and appetizers. Admission is free, but for anyone that wishes to donate we will be collecting toys for the Children’s Medical Center.
Dress code is cocktail attire
Training and bootcamp are back as we prepare for the 2014 season!
The 2014 Texas Championship, Texas Trophy and Ladies Texas Championship timetable will be:
- February 22nd in Austin Hurling 11-a-side blitz & Ladies Football v Austin
- March 8th in San Antonio
- April 12th in Dallas
- May 3rd in Houston
- June 14th in Austin
A meeting will be held for all players, male and female, on Tuesday December 3rd 2013 at 7pm at the Holiday Inn, 6060 North Central Expressway (beside Mockingbird Station).
The first Ladies Texas Championship and hurling matches of 2014 will be on February 22nd, at the Super 11′s Hurling & Ladies Gaelic Football Tournament in Austin.
The first mens Texas Championship and Texas Trophy games will be held on March 8th in San Antonio.
We would like to express our sincerest thanks the players, sponsors and volunteers who made our inaugural Fionn Mac Cumhaill’s Golf Classic a roaring success, raising over $10,000 to benefit the club.
Particular recognition and gratitude go to Kevin Curley, our title sponsor for this event.
The following people and companies donated gifts, raffle prizes, funding and advice:
- Gaelic Players Association (GPA) / Dessie Farrell
- Powerscreen / Barry O’Reilly
- Guinness / Ronan Noonan
- 2 Gingers Whiskey / Matthew Norman
- Tullamore Dew
- Vox Technologies / Paul Devine
- Old American Golf Club / Geraldine Doran
- Stonebriar Golf Club / Colin Barnard
- Ken Dooley
- Liza O’Connor
- M White & Associates LLC / Eddie Geraghty
- Luke Tierney
- McCann Renovations / Kevin McCann
- Scapes Incorporated / Davey Devlin
- KPK Inc / Kevin Freeman
- Blackfriar Pub / Fergal McKinney
- Jonathan Harrison
- Crossvale / Conor Brankin
- Trintech / Darren Heffernan
- Dubliner (Dallas) / Peter Kenny
- Tierney & Pyffer Construction / Mick Tierney
- Geraghty Electric LLC / Brian Geraghty
- Trinity Hall Irish Pub / Marius Donnelly
- The Meridian Room / Lenny Smith
- Brown Mountain Art / Antique Restoration / Joanie Pate Dickson
- The Woodrow Wilson High School Teachers / Catherine Pate
- Oracle / Kristin Lee
Thank you all. The bar has been set very high for 2014!