Rhode GAA notes

April 18, 2017



We are delighted to announce Rhode GAA LIP SYNC on Sunday 30th of April in the Tullamore Court Hotel. 

Doors open 7pm

 See Our Facebook  Rhode GAA Presents Lip Sync and Rhode GAA accounts to see our act announcements and our three top well known Judges as the countdown begins

This is a night not to be missed.    

Ticket Sales:

Please note that Rhode GAA LIP SYNC is a ticket Only event. Tickets are selling fast to avoid disappointment buy your tickets now.  

Tickets are now on sale  and can be purchased from  Shaz Hair Salon Wednesday- Saturday  046 9737555 or you can contact  Sharon on 087 1343677 tickets will also be on sale at our lotto draws which will be in Killeens 24h of April from8:30pm to 9:30pm.  Please Note that anyone under the age of 18 will have to be accompanied by an adult or Parent . 

You can also contact Joe Malone 086-055 3879,  Trish McManus 087-643 9380 , Robert Kellaghan 087-6452964. 

U,16 Division 2 League 

Rhode U,16s had an impressive win in the division 2 league semi final beating Gracefield  6-13 to 0-07 

Team:Tadhg Galvin, Jordan Kilmurray, Aaron McDermott, Harry Jones, Sam Denehan, Luke Spollen, Reese Cleere, Evan Rigney, Aaron McBride, Sean Briody, Barry Coffey, Aaron Kellaghan, Shane Dunne, Gavin Young, Cillian Murphy. Subs used: Jack Kerrigan, Patrick Scully , Joe McBride, Liam Curley. 


Offaly Senior  A Football  Championship RD 2 

Saturday 22nd April 

Rhode V Cappincur 

Venue: O'Connor Park Tullamore 6:30 pm

Offaly Intermediate Football Championship RD 2

Sunday 23rd April 

Rhode V Erin Rovers

Venue: Killeigh 12 noon

Cardiac Screening: 

Rhode GAA are delighted to announce  that Cardiac Screening will be available for all our  players from the age of 12 years right up to our Adult teams . 

It will take place in Rhode GAA Hall on Saturday 27th of May between hours of 9:30 am-5pm . The Fee is €65-00 and free to anyone with laya healthcare insurance. To book visit www.ameds.ie click on-line booking and enter the code rhode. you can also call 1890 300 333. for further information contact Rhode Chair man Joe Malone on 086 055 3879 

Under-age Training 

Our under-age training is back in full swing please note the training days

U,6s/U,8s  Friday evenings 6:30 pm to 7:15 pm / 7:30 pm

U,10s Saturday Mornings 10am to 11 am

U,12s Saturday Mornings 10 am to 11 am

Please note that gum shields are a requirement which can be ordered through team management.

 Also for anyone who has not registered yet please do so through your management

Offaly GAA Easter Camp

 Please Note that no walk ins will be taking on either mornings  please register on-line see below as positions are limited:

Offaly GAA  coaching and games are hosting their first ever 2 day Easter camp for primary school boys and girls from 4th, 5th and 6th class in Rhode GAA field Fr. Dowling Park on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st of April 10am to 2pm . 

It a chance for the kids to further their footballing skills with the top Offaly coaches over their holiday term. Full cost for the two days in €20-00 and the children are required to bring a packed Lunch,drink, towel and change of gear 

Please be aware booking strictly online only and can be done so by visiting www.eventbrite.ie  and search for Offaly GAA Easter Camp Rhode







There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 10th of April for a Jackpot of €15,000.  The numbers drawn were 7 19 29 30.  The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to O'Toole's for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation.  The following matched three numbers and received €50 each


Fionnuala Hickey

Angela Groome

Seamus Cocoman

Kevin Kellaghan


The Rhode GAA Lotto is the main source of income the club has and now you can play online through our website.  The good news is when you play the lotto online you are entitled to free draws, for example, pay for seven draws, receive the eighth one free, pay for fourteen draws receive two free and so on.  In other words, the more you play the more free draws you are entitled to!!




Get well: 


Get well wishes are extended to all of the people of the parish who are ill or hospitalised at the moment. 

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