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by ryot
Sun Mar 29, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: My rivalry
Replies: 1
Views: 562

Re: My rivalry

Not to burst a balloon but was there not an unfortunate Championship meeting and replay in 1949 with Westmeath, Now I was only a year old but living in Doon and attending school & church in Ballinahown in Westmeath in the Fifties and early sixties we lived the rivalry every day. Kevin forgets that f...
by ryot
Thu Mar 05, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Club Championship Draws
Replies: 10
Views: 5541

Re: Club Championship Draws

Would some Pre-Season games not be useful, in the month or so before the Leagues start. It might get teams started and ready for the Leagues and thus the Leagues might get a bit more competitive and respected,,,,,,,,,,,,, A Senior, Inter & Junior in hurling & Football, alternative wee-ends, if need ...
by ryot
Fri Feb 21, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Club Championship Draws
Replies: 10
Views: 5541

Re: Club Championship Draws

Had a quick look at the plan

Adult football in Club Month (April) ONE GAME...………..with 2 in March,

I live in Kildare and clubs have their third Adult Football game this week-end...……. (Pre season Cup games)

More progress needed...
by ryot
Sun Feb 16, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.
Replies: 148
Views: 34072

Re: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.

Well done all --- great to win in Drogheda,,,,,,,,,,,,,
by ryot
Sat Feb 15, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Offaly Hurling 2020
Replies: 204
Views: 60002

Re: Offaly Hurling 2020

Did they check if Birr was OK before it was postponed ?
by ryot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.
Replies: 148
Views: 34072

Re: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.

Searingdrive: I was there for the stupidly awarded peno (Ref Tom Cunningham Waterford) in the 60 semi--McCarten charged into a few Offaly defenders, well outside the square, and bounces back off then onto his ass and was given the equalising peno……… I was not there in 61, locked up in boarding schoo...
by ryot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.
Replies: 148
Views: 34072

Re: DIV 3 NFL predictions and general chit chat.

If you listen to some of the old timers 'the hurling crowd' (code for Fr Vaughan) lost the 1961 All Ireland by refusing to bring Peter Nolan home from New York; this is usually accompanied by a description of Nolan's outstanding display on Sean Purcell in a Railway Cup game. Now that was one of the...
by ryot
Mon Jan 27, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Kehoe Cup 2019/2020, NHL 2020
Replies: 73
Views: 25957

Re: Kehoe Cup 2019/2020

Was not at it BUT A WIN, I'd take that any day...…..

Did think it would be handy after the 8 goals but 2 League points will do grand.
by ryot
Sat Jan 25, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Byrne v Duignan
Replies: 217
Views: 46354

Re: Byrne v Duignan

jimbob17 wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 1:33 am
Great to see that kind of expertise and experience being harnessed. The finance committee certainly looks like it is a huge improvement on what has gone on before.....

I can see the Management Committee on the Official Offaly GAA website but not the sub-committees. Where did "jimbo" find them ??
by ryot
Sat Jan 11, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: O’Byrne Cup
Replies: 46
Views: 17613

Re: O’Byrne Cup

O'Byrne Cup semi-final
At O'Connor Park
Offaly 0-16
Westmeath 0-11

Well done lads.....

Now that 1954 got a mention, can the win be repeated....
by ryot
Wed Jan 08, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Offaly U20s
Replies: 12
Views: 6579

Re: Offaly U20s

Like feirmeoir I would like to see the U20 lineout or even Panel.
by ryot
Tue Dec 24, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Byrne v Duignan
Replies: 217
Views: 46354

Re: Byrne v Duignan

The latest news on the vacant positions is that the following have been proposed by the incoming board and hope to be ratified at the county board Christmas Dinner tomorrow in o Connor Park. Fixtures. Santa and the elves. Development officer. Willie wonka. Children's officer. Mccauley culkin Assist...
by ryot
Mon Dec 23, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Byrne v Duignan
Replies: 217
Views: 46354

Re: Byrne v Duignan

So kingscounty was only bluffing when he claimed all the jobs had been filled.

We have to wait for the first meeting of the County Board......which is of course the correct procedure,.
by ryot
Sun Dec 22, 2019 2:56 am
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Byrne v Duignan
Replies: 217
Views: 46354

Re: Byrne v Duignan

kingscounty wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 12:11 am
The voting is over the board is picked,
So when will the "missing names" be released since according to "kingscounty" they were already picked on 13 Dec
by ryot
Thu Dec 19, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Maughan & O' Malley / Dunne & Maher
Replies: 20
Views: 7352

Re: Maughan & O' Malley / Dunne & Maher

So not one person can say that either Nigel of Joe has the interest or commitment...……

Subject closes IMO...