Ladies Football Club - Longford Slashers GAA

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FOUNDATION

Longford Slashers Ladies Club was founded in the early eighties and won Senior championship & league titles in 1981 & 1982.  After a number of years in existence it subsequently went into hibernation but was reformed in 2008 and is happy to be associated with the Longford Slashers GAA club which has being in existence since 1954.

Since our reformation we have enjoyed championship successes at U12, U14, U16 & Minor level. Our U14 team represented Longford in the Feile na nÓg finals in Derry in 2013 and Connaught in 2014.

Since 2012, our minor teams have won the championship 4 years in a row and our teams have won U16 & U14 championships over these years.

Our Junior team won Division 3 in 2013 and proceeded to win the Division 2 title in 2016. They will be playing their football in the top Division 1 in 2017. They also reached 3 Junior championship finals in a row but the title proved elusive on each occasion.

We have representation at all levels of county football with two players on the Longford All Ireland Junior winning squad in 2016.  With the continued dedication of our committee, mentors and parents we hope to continue to improve and grow.

OFFICIALS 2017

Title Name Contact Number
Chairperson: Tony Flaherty
Vice Chairperson: Gerry Shannon
Secretary: Caroline Bergin 087-6623455
Asst. Secretary: Billy Sloane 087-9947815
Orlaith O’ Brien
Registration Officer: Antoinette O’ Brien 087-2913214
Fixtures Secretary: Aiden O’ Brien 087-2222761
Treasurer: Geraldine Farrell 087-6888980
Asst. Treasurer: Charles Madden
PRO: Padraig Smith 086-0518484
County Board Delegates: Eamon Kenny 086-1969733
Martin Clyne
Childrens/A.S.A.P Officer: Orlaith O’ Brien
Development Officer: Niall Caslin 087-9933539
Cultural Officer: Milo Reilly
Injury Fund Officer: Niall Caslin 087-9933539

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LADIES FOOTBALL CLUB TRAINING DETAILS

U10: Born on or after 1st January 2007
Training starts in April and takes place on Friday evenings from 6-7pm.

U12: Born on or after 1st January 2005
Training starts in April and takes place on Friday evenings from 6-7pm.
County board matches take place on Wednesday evenings over the summer.

U14: Born on or after 1st January 2003
Training starts in April and takes place on Friday evenings from 6-7pm.
County board matches take place on Monday evenings over the summer.

U16: Born on or after 1st January 2001
Training starts in March and takes place on Monday evenings from 8-9.15pm and
Fridays from 7-8.15pm. County board matches take place on Thursday evenings.

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Minor: Born on or after 1st January 1999
The minor competition doesn’t start until early September but most of the players are
already training with the U16’s & Juniors over the summer.

Junior: All ages from minor up
Training starts in February and takes place on Monday evenings from 8-9.15pm and
Fridays from 8-9.15pm. County board matches take place on Sundays.

COACHES FOR 2017 SEASON

U12 Selectors U14 Selectors U16 Selectors U18 Selectors Junior Selectors
Michael Duggan Michael Nevin 086-8042005 Oliver Barry 087-2148518 Aiden O’Brien 087-2222761 Sean Meenaghan 086-7766489
Gerry Shannon Niall Caslin 087-9933539 Gerry Reid 087-6200284 Eamon Kenny 086-1969733 Eamon Kenny 086-1969733
Caroline Bergin 087-6623455  Conor Clarke

FEILE NA N-ÓG 2015

Longford Slashers team representing County Longford at Feile na n-Óg, South Leinster, 2015.

 Féile na nÓg National tournaments took place in South Leinster (Carlow/Wicklow/Wexford) this year on the weekend of 26th – 28th June 2015

Féile na nÓg National tournaments took place in South Leinster (Carlow/Wicklow/Wexford) this year on the weekend of 26th – 28th June 2015

Sponsors for Feile 2015

Easons, Padráig Wards, Farrell & Coy, Fushia, Shaws, Courtyard Cafe, Richie Ryan, Polar Foods, Longford Motors, Shannon Bros, Shanleys Fruit and Veg, Milo Reilly, David Garland, Christy Cunningham

INTERESTED IN JOINING OUR CLUB?

Please feel free to contact Caroline Bergin 087-6623455 if your are  interested in joining our club:

LADIES CLUB MEMBERSHIP FEE 2015

U10 €20
U12, U14, U16, Minor €35
Junior €50

ROLL OF HONOUR

Junior B Championship Winners

2012 2016

Division 3 League Winners

2013

Division 2 League Winners

2016

Minor Championship Winners

2013 2014 2015 2016

U16 Championship Winners

2013 2014 2016

U14 Championship Winners

2010 2011 2012 2013 2015

U14 Feile Winners

2010 2011 2013 2014

U12 Championship Winners

2010 2013 2014

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