Rhode GAA notes

April 23, 2018

Offaly Senior Football Championship 


Rhode Senior Footballers continued their winning in the second round of the championship defeating Clara on a score-line of  2-15 to 0-09 on Wednesday evening last in Bord Na Mona O'Connor Park Tullamore.  


Team: Ken Garry, Jake Kavanagh, Eoin Rigney, James McPadden, Brian Darby, Shane Sullivan, Niall Darby, Dylan Kavanagh, Conor McNamee, Ciaran Heavey, Pauric Sullivan, Stephen Hannon, Paul McPadden, Anton Sullivan, Niall McNamee, Subs Darren Garry for Dylan Kavanagh, Gareth McNamee for Ciaran Heavey. 



Offaly Junior A Football Championship 


Rhode Junior A Footballers had an impressive win on Saturday evening last in Fr.Dowling Park  defeating Birr on a score-line of 9-14 to 1-09. 



Rhode GAA Development Fund Fundraiser:


Pick Provincial And All Ireland Inter-County Winners In Hurling And Football 2018 .

Pick All Eight Correct Winners And Win or Share €1,000 if more than one winner

Tickets Available from Committee Members and currently in Killeen's Bar and Lounge, Doyle's Bar and Otoole's Bar. 



Offaly GAA Cul Camps

The annual Rhode GAA Cul Camp will commence in Fr Dowling Park on Monday 16th July to Friday 20th July. The camp will start each day at 10am and ends at 2.30pm. It is a wonderful experience for the 6 to 12 year old boys and girle s to play games meet new friends and to practice the skills of our native games. The camp in Rhode is recognised as a top class camp. For further information please contact Tracy Murphy Minor Club secretary or or Offaly GAA Cul Camp organiser/ coach Liam O'Reilly on 087407212.

Get in Early to avoid disappointment




Div 2 U,13 Cross County Leinster League Final 


Rhode U,13 Footballer's will take on Tullamore in the Leinster League Football Final in O'Connor Park Tullamore on Monday April 30th in O'Connor Park.

Lets get behind our boys !! 

Offaly U,13 League 

Rhode U,13 boys had a great win over St. Broughan's  on Friday evening last with the final score reading 5-11 to 3-08. 


U,13 Panel

Liam Walsh, Mark O'Meara, Cameron Egan, Ethan Hannon, Matt Heavey, Barry Dunne, Sean Daly, Noah Swaine, Evan Farrelly, Ben Kennedy, Ryan Murphy, Charlie Cullen, Cian Cocoman, Gavin Murphy, Aaron Byrne, Jamie Glennon, Billy Quinn, Tiernan Foy, Ryan Quinn, Richie Glennon. 




Wednesday April 25th


U,17 League 


Rhode V  St.Manachan Gael's  7pm


Venue: St Manachan Gaels


Thursday April 26th


U,15 League 


Rhode V St.Vincent's 7pm


Venue: Fr.Dowling Park 


Saturday  April 28th


Division 4 Football League


Rhode V  Clara 7pm


Venue: Clara



Offaly U,14 Feile 


Very best of Luck to Rhode U,14s in the Offaly Feile next Saturday April 28th in Gracefield. 

Rhode U,14s will play  Na Fianna at 11am followed by Gracefield at 12:30. 





There was no winner of the Rhode GAA Lotto Draw that took place on the 17th of April for a Jackpot of €15,000.  The numbers drawn were 9 24 27 30.  The club would like to thank all those who supported the draw and thanks to Killeen's for the use of their premises and for their help and cooperation.  The following matched three numbers and received €50 each.


Jordan and Kerri Murphy

Damian Jones (Ballyfore)

Derek Foy

Rose Curley 


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!!


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