Please go to our Camp 2018 tab to get all the details and download the appropriate form for this years camp
Blaze Bonus Ball Lotto Draw
Donegal’s own Seamus Coleman (Everton FC & Captain of the Republic of Ireland Senior Men’s Soccer Team) has kindly gifted the Blaze Girls with a signed and worn Everton jersey (No. 23) which Seamus Coleman himself wore, on Saturday, March 10th 2018 in a 2 – 0 victory over Brighton at Goodison Park. Seamus is renowned for his honest hardworking style of play, possesses great leadership qualities and leads by example both on and off the pitch. He has recently returned from injury and is a big supporter of young people’s participation in sport.
How to be in with a chance to win this great prize:
The signed and worn jersey from Seamus Coleman is the fantastic prize for the upcoming Blaze Bonus Ball Lotto Draw. With 47 balls in the National Lotto Draw, there are only 47 chances to win this great prize. You can purchase a lotto ball, numbered 1 to 47 for only €10.
Once all 47 balls are purchased, the draw will take place based on the forthcoming National Lotto Draw and the winner of the Everton Jersey (signed and worn by Seamus Coleman) will be the lucky purchaser of the Bonus Ball. It is that simple!!!
Green Shoots is a National Programme run in conjunction with Basketball Ireland (BI) and BI Development Officers. The aim of the programme is to develop fundamental movement skills and implement a Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) plan for Basketball Ireland. The Green Shoots Programme will be a fun, enjoyable social activity for children and the skill level of each player will improve. It is the first phase of the national programme which will see 3 levels ie. Green, White and Gold/Orange rolled out aimed at Under 10’s, Under 12’s & Under 14’s. This leads the children on to possible progression to the U15 Regional Academy from which the U16 squad for the Irish National Team will be chosen
The Green Shoots Programme is for players born in the years 2008 and 2009 (Under 10). There are 15 places for girls and 15 places for boys on this phase of the programme. The cost of the Green Shoots programme is €50 euro per player for the 6 weeks. Included in this price is a full Kappa Kit (Playing Top and Shorts)
Green Shoots is a 6-week programme.
Dates: Tuesdays – MIXED – 17th Apr, 24th Apr, 1st May, 8th May, 15th May & 22nd May TIME: 6.00PM – 7.30PM
Venue: All sessions will take place at the LORETO SECONDARY SCHOOL GYM. The sessions will be facilitated by Coach Laura Deeney – BI Approved Coach
Places will be secured on a first come, first served basis.
In order to book a player on to the Green Shoots Programme fill out the registration form, which you can download here and return it to Aileen McGeever, 3 Ashleigh Close, College Farm Road, Letterkenny together with the fee of €50
PRESENTATION NIGHT – will be held at the Silver Tassie Hotel on Sunday night May 6th – Further details will follow
ALL IRELAND CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS – The dates for this years AICC’s is U14’s – 7th/8th April – Boys and girls are being hosted by Kerry County Board in Tralee U16’s – 14th/15th April – Boys are in Kilkenny and girls are in NBA Tallaght
EXTERNAL BASKETBALL CAMPS – Bookings are now being taken for both Shooting Hoops Basketball Camp in Kilkenny and also Basketball Ireland National Camps. See details under the CAMPS heading
CLUB AZZURRI ORDER – The order currently being processed should be delivered around 27th March
Orders for club leisurewear will be taken in the gym this Saturday from 10 am to 12 noon. Order forms are available to download under the Club Leisurewear tab on the website. Please forward or drop off to Aileen at the address shown together with the money owed. There will be sizes available to try on in most of the items.