Garrycastle GAA Club

Contact Us!

If you, or your children, are interested in joining Garrycastle GAA Club, or if you would like some more information about the club, teams, coaches etc., before joining, please scan the QR Code.

You will be directed to a contact form where you can add your query. Or click Contact Form if you do not have access to a QR Code Reader.

Please note that the Contact form will open in a new tab in your web browser.

Winner Takes All !

Garrycastle GAA Club are excited to announce the launch of our "Winner Takes All" competition where one lucky winner will walk away with 

To enter, scan the QR code, or click on Buy Ticket to buy your tickets online!

The best of luck to everyone !

Upcoming Fixtures and Results

Fixtures

Congratulations

Leinster U14 Schools

Congratulations to Our Lady's Bower u14 footballers, winners of the Leinster U14C Schools Championship 2024, especially the Garrycastle representatives on the team, Matilda Moore Lewy, Erin McHugh, Ellianna McManus, Olivia Collins, Orla Turner, Alanna Gaffey, Rionagh Costello, Hannah Ganly and captain Rebecca Sleator.

Cumann na mBunscoil

Well done to Garrycastle players Zara Henson and Grace Ganly on winning the Cumann na mBunscol today with Tubberclair NS and their coach, Garrycastle player Ross Mulvihill.

Cumann na mBunscoil

Congratulations to Garrycastle club players Breandán and Conall Galvin who were part of the Drumraney N.S team who won the Cumann na mBunscol final today after a 17 year wait!

U17 Connacht Rugby

Congratulations to Darragh Glennon and Oisin O'Donoghue who have been selected for the Connaught Under-17 squad.

Last Draw: Monday, May 20th

This week's winning numbers were:

11, 12, 16, 23  

The jackpot of 6,500 was not won this week.

There were three Match-3 winners this week, each of whom wins €35.   

Click HERE for winners details

Next Draw: Monday May 27th

Westmeath U14

Well done to the Westmeath Under-14 Girls, and especially the  Garrycastle girls on the panel, Alanna Gaffey, Wiktoria Wziatek, Rionagh Costello and Erin McHugh, who played Wexford, Monaghan and Leitrim in Stage 1 of the All-Ireland under-14 championship series in the Darver Centre of Excellence in Louth last weekend. 

After losing the first game to Monaghan by a single point, they re-grouped to win out over Leitrim and Wexford to advance to the All-Ireland Bronze quarter finals on Saturday May 11th.

[2024-05-04]

Westmeath Minors

All at Garrycastle GAA are very proud of our 2 county minor players this year, Kacey Mulvihill and Jessica Frawley, who always represent their county and club so well on and off the field. 

The Westmeath minor team were unlucky to lose out to Dublin in the Leinster semi final.

[2024-04-17]

St. Patrick's Parade

Patrick Murray (Athlone & Castlerea Credit Union), Trish Dolan (Chairperson, Garrycastle GAA Club), Catriona Fagan (Children's Officer, Garrycastle GAA Club), and Tony Gannon (Athlone & Castlerea Credit Union Support Fund Committee)

Credit Union Community Support Fund

Garrycastle GAA were the very grateful recipients of two contributions from the Athlone & Castlerea Credit Union community support fund, which will be ring-fenced towards the development of a training wall, and an initiative to bring football back out to the community. 

Garrycastle GAA would like to thank the Athlone & Castlerea Credit Union for their continued support.

[2024-02-21]

U-12 Boys Sponsorship

The under-12 boys and their management team were delighted to receive training tops sponsored by Forefront Events. Seamus King of Forefront Events, who is based in Australia and is himself a former player with Garrycastle, was back in his home club to make the presentation. 

Many thanks to Forefront Events for their kind sponsorship, we wish them every success and safe travels to Seamus as he heads back down under. [2024-02-26]

Garrycastle Nursery

Club Gym is Open!

Membership of the Garrycastle Club Gym is now open!

To apply for membership of the Garrycastle GAA Club Gym, please click on the image or click here.

Please note that Gym Membership is open only to Adult, OAP and Student (over 16 years of age in full time education) members of Garrycastle GAA Club.

Please check the Gym Rules and Required Health Declaration before requesting membership.

Derek Daly Memorial 5km Walk/Run

Funds raised by the annual Derek Daly memorial 5k walk/run held by Garrycastle GAA Club on St. Stephen's day were presented recently to the Westmeath Hospice.
At the presentation were Trish Dolan, chairperson Garrycastle GAA Club; Joe Whelan, Westmeath Hospice; Alan Daly and David McGovern, Garrycastle GAA Club.

Garrycastle/ Altown community party

Huge thanks to all the club members and the residents association involved in organising the senior citizens party - the first one since the Covid break. It was great to see everyone back again, and a great evening was had by all. Thanks to the Chicks for providing the entertainment and to the committee who worked so hard on the day. Thanks to all who contributed towards the event and for the tasty desserts. Míle Buíchous.

[2024-01-28]

Registration 2024

Garrycastle GAA Club membership and registration is now open for 2024. 

Full details of membership fees for 2024 are available on the Registration page.

As in previous years, Garrycastle GAA Club membership and registration is handled online, using the GAA's Foireann system

Please click on the image to the left to open the Foireann system, and complete your registration.

Note that this will open in a new tab in your browser window.

Healthy Ireland

Garrycastle GAA Club is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a grant of €10,000 as part of the Healthy Ireland GAA Walking Track Initiative. Garrycastle were successful in phase 2 of the awards, announced on October 26th by Minister for Public Health, Wellbeing and the National Drugs Strategy, Hildegarde Naughton and the President of the GAA (Uachtarán Chumann Lúthchleas Gael) Larry McCarthy.

This was a competitive selection process, and Garrycastle GAA Club is delighted to have been one of the selected clubs. In total, more than 100 GAA Clubs have been awarded grants under the scheme.

This initiative will further enhance our club and facilities as part of our ongoing development Program.

Garrycastle Girls

Under-8 Girls

Goldsmith Girls Blitz, Sat. July 1st

Under-10 Girls

Goldsmith Girls Blitz, Sat. July 1st

Under-12 Girls

vs Goldsmith Girls Mon. June 26th

Community Employment Scheme

Community Employment

An opportunity exists under the Department of Social Protection Community Employment scheme for a Ground Person position in Garrycastle GAA Club.

The Job description includes cutting pitches, marking of pitches, cleaning of dressing rooms, litter control on the club grounds, etc.

Full details and how to apply may be obtained by clicking here, or clicking on the image to the left.

This week's Club News and Notes 

Weekly Notes

GAA Club Newsletter for November 2022. Click here to access on the GAA main website.

Under-14 and Under-16 Girls CHAMPIONS

Under-14 Girls - Div. 4 Champions

Full details of their thrilling win over St. Lomans Mullingar may be found on the Under-14 Girls Team page.

Under-16 Girls - Div. 2B Champions

The Under-16 Girls finally overcame Milltown after a replay to take the Div. 2B title. Full details on the Under-16 Girls team page.

Membership is now open
for 2024.

Click on image to see the
Garrycastle Club Gear shops.

Training time and locations for all teams.

Book Garrycastle GAA Astroturf facilities.

Match Reports

Match Reports: Men

Match Reports for Adult Mens teams.

Match Reports: Ladies

Match reports for Adult Ladies and Juvenile Girls teams.

Match Reports: Juvenile

Match reports for Juvenile Boys teams.

Garrycastle Club Gear

If you are looking for some stylish Garrycastle Club gear, from Tops, Togs, Socks and Gloves to leisure wear in a number of styles, there is a huge selection available to buy from the Masita Teamwear dedicated Garrycastle GAA Shop. 

Click on the image to the left to go to the Club gear shop.


Derek Daly 5Km Memorial Walk/Run

At the launch of the 2021 Derek Daly memorial 5K walk/run were Gary Hand (rehab care), Áine Lynn, Niall Lynn, Alan Daly, Tom O'Halloran and
Garrycastle GAA Club Chairman Peter O'Halloran.

The Derek Daly Memorial Walk/Run takes place on St. Stephens Day.
Registration in the stand in Garrycastle from 10am. There will be no competitive element element this year due to Covid restrictions.
The prize money will be donated to local charities instead.
The walk or run may be started once registered. 
Please note: There will be no water point this year.