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The GAA club news­let­ter for Jan­uary 2017 is now avail­able; please see news sec­tion of the New­town web­site.

Wicklow GAA is run­ning an on­line Foun­da­tion Foot­ball course which is cer­ti­fied over the next few weeks, reg­is­tra­tion and in­struc­tions can be found on http://learn­ing.gaa.ie.

If you would like to com­plete or know of any­one who wants even to be in­volved in a mi­nor ca­pac­ity it is a use­ful course to com­plete.

On Tues­day, Fe­bru­ary 14, Wicklow GAA are hold­ing an Award 1 Coach Ed­u­ca­tion course which is the sec­ond award on the coach­ing path­way of Gaelic games.

The course is aimed at coaches that have pro­gressed through the Foun­da­tion and have ex­pe­ri­ence as a Coach.

The course takes place over a num­ber of ses­sions, de­tails can be found on New­town web­site. To book your place con­tact Paul Gar­ri­gan paul.gar­ri­gan.gda.wicklow@gaa.ie Mo­bile: 083-4366801

Two codes of be­hav­iour courses have been or­gan­ised by Wicklow GAA on Mon­day, Fe­bru­ary 13th and Mon­day Fe­bru­ary 20th at 7.30pm in Bal­li­nakill Cen­tre of Ex­cel­lence.

These courses are lim­ited to 30 peo­ple. Book­ings for this course are made through email­ing County Games Man­ager Hugh Kenny hugh.kenny.games­man­ager.wicklow@gaa.ie.

Please pro­vide your Coaches Name, Club and team in which your coach is in­volved with for 2017. Cost for each per­son at­tend­ing is €10 and must be paid on the night to our Code of Ethics Tu­tor.

We are de­lighted to have a large num­ber of kids play­ing for our fast grow­ing ju­ve­nile sides, more kids means more helpers so if you feel you are in a po­si­tion to help in any ca­pac­ity our fu­ture GAA stars then please get in touch as it takes much more than a man­ager to run each team.

We are still short of help for some of our teams and may not be able to en­ter teams at all ages due to lack of men­tors, please give Tom a ring on (087) 661 1480 or Shay at (087) 2699620 for more info.

Some of our ju­ve­nile teams are back train­ing and we would hope to have all our teams back within the next few weeks. Con­grat­u­la­tions to Luke Power who was a re­cip­i­ent of a Wicklow Garda youth award at a packed func­tion in the Grand Ho­tel on Satur­day night.

The award was recog­ni­tion of the time and ef­fort Luke de­votes to the club as a coach and ref­eree and es­pe­cially for his work with the youngest play­ers in the club. Well done Luke, you have done both your club and com­mu­nity proud.

There is a good stock of club gear now avail­able to buy for any en­quiries re­gard­ing club gear please con­tact Ruth on 0877472682 or Amy at 0863332195.

There was no win­ner of the lotto but one per­son did win €200 by match­ing three num­bers out of 4, 5 ,16, and 25. This week’s jack­pot is €3,600.

If you have any club re­lated notes for in­clu­sion in the weekly notes, please for­ward to pronew­town@gmail.com be­fore Sun­day 6pm for is­sue the fol­low­ing week.

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