The long awaited Galbally vs Ballylanders Distance Derby fundraiser in conjunction with Pieta House takes place this coming weekend Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th July. The following are the criteria for participants from the general public:

Step 1: Walk/Cycle/Run the desired distance (capped at 55km per person)

Step 2: Track your distance using a tracking app such as Polar Beat, Endomondo, Map my Run etc. Step 3: Donate online via the following link –

Step 4: Post a picture/screenshot of your activity on social media using the hashtag #DistanceDerby

Step 5: Make sure the GAA clubs have track of your distance by filling out the following online form:…

Galbally Senior Footballers have drawn St Kierans and Monaleen in the Limerick Senior Football Championship with the first round due to be played in early August. Training is underway and preparation will be important over the coming weeks.

Patrons are reminded that club membership is now due.


Congratulations are due to club secretary Karen O’Dea on her recent wedding to Tony Henebry.