KILLEEDY GAA CLUB NOTES
Killeedy GAA & Camogie Healthy Club Project Notes:
6 week Walking Initiative with Get Ireland Walking, Sport Ireland, Healthy Ireland and sporting organisation such as GAA has been launched. Killeedy GAA & Camogie Healthy Club Project has signed up. Starting today Wednesday 11th May for 6 weeks from 8-9pm each week.
Download the app https://getirelandwalking.ie/app
Click on Ireland Lights Up. Select Limerick. Select Killeedy GAA and Camogie Healthy Club Project. Book your slot and number of people. Starts Wednesday 12th at 8-9pm for 6 weeks.
Community Response to Covid 19 Award:
Killeedy GAA & Camogie Healthy club received a grant in recognition of their role in the GAA’s Community Response to Covid 19. The funding is made available through the GAA’s Healthy Club project in partnership with Irish Life. Details posted in Killeedy GAA & Camogie Healthy Club Project Facebook and Twitter Accounts.
Diversity and inclusion Club Webinar 7- 8.30pm,
Responding to Racism educational Workshop. The agenda will focus on 2 areas:
1. The educational content combines with governance procedures to guide GAA clubs on matters of best practise in preventative, proactive and responding to racism and discrimination.
2. This workshop supports the GAA’s long-standing Give Respect, Get Respect program.
Option for training dates are:
• Tuesday evening 25th of May 7-8.30pm
• Tuesday evening 22nd of June 7-8.30pm
• Tuesday evening 20th July 7-8.30pm
Registration form: GAA Responding to Racism Educational Workshop:
Have your Say:
Inclusion Ireland has launched a survey to gather your thoughts on the cost of living with a disability, and how the Government can make a difference in their Budget later this year. The Survey is open until Sunday, 23rd May. Click here to take our short survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9TT9FK3
National Volunteering Week 2021 has officially launched! #NVW2021 takes place from 17th-23rd May and will showcase the small ways we can have an impact on ourselves and our communities! See how you can get involved at http://volunteer.ie #SmallActionsBigImpact
GAA Club Newsletter for May is ready to download:
Check out these Online workshops:
CARA: ‘Autism in sport’. Online workshop May 31st from 7pm to 9:30pm. Email email@example.com for details.
Limerick Sports Partnership: ‘Being Well’. Six week online programme. For adults aged 18+ with a disability. Starts May 18th. Time 10:45-11:30am
Limerick sports Partnership: ‘Teenage Sports Inclusion Club’. Every Tuesday for 6 weeks. Starts May 18th. Time 5:15-6:00pm
Limerick Sports Partnership: ‘Women on the Move’. 2 x 45-minute zoom sessions twice per week for 4 weeks. Monday/ Wednesdays between 7:15 and 8:00pm
For a full list of programmes and to register, visit https://limericksports.ie/upcoming-programmes-and-events/
Nutrition & Healthy Eating :
1. Are you interested in finding out more about food and nutrition for yourself or your family? Dietitians are taking online workshops throughout April. Free and open to all, be sure to put the dates in your diary. See attached flyer for more details.
2. Also if you need some inspiration for meal planning. There are over 80 tasty recipes on the Choose to Live Better website: https://www.choosetolivebetter.com/content/healthy-recipes
3. Bord bia also have lots of tasty recipe ideas if you are looking for inspiration: https://www.bordbia.ie/recipes/
4. If you are cooking for yourself for the first time, or just want to improve your basic skills, then these beginner cooking videos from Safefood will help you cover all the basics and get you cooking simple healthy meals in no time: https://www.youtube.com/playlist…
Bord na nÓg team coordinator details:
Following a number of enquiries please note the following;
U5’s(age 3,4,5) Saturday morning at 9.30am. Co-ordinator Rosie Ambrose
U7’s(age 6,7) Saturday morning at 9.30am. Co-ordinator Olive Cunningham O’Shea
U9’s(age 8,9) Monday 6.30pm Football, Friday 6.30pm Hurling. Co-ordinator Rose Curtin McEnery
U11’s (age 10,11) Friday at 7pm. Co-ordinator Margaret Mullaney
Girls wishing to train & play with Bord na nÓg:
Killeedy GAA would like to welcome girls up to the age of 12 to train and play with Bord na nÓg teams. We would also strongly encourage girls to train and play with Killeedy camogie teams. Any girl interested in training with the Bord na nÓg teams should contact the appropriate team co-ordinator below :
Return to Play /Foireann:
As per health & safety Guidelines all parents of Underage children will have to complete a Health Questionnaire/Declaration online before each training session
Please select the following teams for children born in
Killeedy-Tournafulla Hurling U17 – 2004 & 2005
Killeedy-Tournafulla Hurling U15 – 2006 & 2007
Killeedy-Tournafulla Hurling U13 – 2008 & 2009
Killeedy-Tournafulla Hurling U11 – 2010 & 2011
Killeedy U9 Hurling & Football – 2012 & 2013
Killeedy U7 Hurling & Football – 2014 & 2015
Killeedy U5 Hurling & Football – 2016, 2017 & 2018
With the recent changes to Garda vetting renewal (now every 3 years as a result of changes in the Law )
Our Child Safety officer has flagged that a lot of the GAA vetting is now coming through. Recent applicants are reminded to search your email for “evetting” and complete your final part of application(Step 2 of the application process below). Thanks to all who have sent it on already. Everyone on the field or helping out in any way should also have the Temporary Child Safeguarding 1 complete https://learning.gaa.ie/tempsafeguarding1
E-Vetting application process
Applications are processed as follows:
1. Applicant completes basic information and submits to Limerick Garda Vetting Co Ordinator
2. an email is returned to applicant with a link to complete a full application ( must be completed within 30 days)
3. an email is triggered to adult club Runai informing them that applicant has applied for Garda Vetting
4. once full application is completed its submitted to the Garda vetting Unit
5. Garda vetting unit submits report to the GAA
6. GAA decides on suitability and sends email to applicant and Senior Club Runai
There is a lot of new volunteers in the club, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Cecilia 0871214920 if you have any questions in relation to Garda Vetting
Recent signage erected at the club grounds:
An initiative of the Health and Wellbeing committee. Visual signage showing the GAA Club Eircode and important contact details in case of emergency. Signs located on the Complex and at the lower field.