Faughs GAA Club

2017 U9 Hurling

U9 boys Vs BALLYBODEN St Endas 6 May 2017

It was versus BALLYBODEN on Sat 6th May at KIMMAGE Manor – this was the boys sixth match of the season and it was great to see the improvement continue against strong opposition.  The venue was in perfect condition for hurling and the presence of a well-known inter-county manager...

U8 boys Vs Round Towers

It was to CLONDALKIN to play the Round Towers club on Sat April 22nd on a perfect morning for hurling.  Numbers were a bit down due to it being around the Easter holidays – 23 from the panel took to the field across three matches against the opposition.  The boys did very well...

U9 boys Vs St. JOHN Ballinteer 8 April 2017

The boys played the fourth fixture of the season on Saturday 8th April against ST JOHN Ballinteer on a beautiful morning in Kimmage Manor.  The opposition were a bit low in numbers but, with some rotation, it meant that all the players got two matches against the opposition as...

Photos from U9 Hurlers v. Ballinteer. Apr 2017

Photos from U9 Hurlers v. Ballinteer. April 2017.

U9 Boys Vs Kilmacud Crokes 25th March 2017

The third match of the season took place against KILMACUD CROKES at their venue of Oatlands on Sat March 25th.  It was a perfect day for hurling and the boys took full advantage with excellent performances across the three matches with just over 30 from the panel lining out.  The...

Never too early :-) U9 Boys conditioning…

Thanks David O Leary for the session on agility conditioning this week – this was to help train the mentors on incorporating into training ongoing.  The boys enjoyed and will benefit from greatly. @faughsgaa

U9 Boys Vs St JUDES 11 March 2017

It was a local derby on Sat 11th Match as our neighbours ST JUDES came to Kimmage Manor.  It was a perfect morning for hurling and great to see the boys continue to improve and put more of their new skills into practice.  It was the standard format of three teams playing one...

U9 boys Vs Clan Na Gael 25th Feb 2017

The season commenced on Sat Feb 25th with away fixture against Clan Na Gael in RINGSEND.  This was the boys first match rising the ball and playing ‘air hurling’ and as such was a significant milestone in their hurling careers.  The matches were played in tough conditions with...

Boys U8 end-of-season match

The boys played an end of season fixture at Kimmage Manor against CLANE from County Kildare on Sunday 13th Nov. It was a great way to finish the year of matches and observe the progress that all the panel have made since the start.  CLANE proved to be competitive opposition and...