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Youth Registration Open for 2017 Season

Posted on Mar 20, 2017 in Ottawa Gaels, Youth Football | 0 comments

The Ottawa Gaels have opened youth registration for the 2017 season. This season’s program offers tremendous value at a sign-up cost of only $100. Those who register will enjoy: 6 weeks of indoor training sessions 8 weeks of outdoor training sessions Competion in 3 local tournaments This summer program requires only a commitment of once a week, with four locations around the Ottawa region (Almonte, Kanata, Ottawa West and Riverside South). As an added bonus, athletes in Ottawa will get the unique opportunity of working with highly qualified coaches from Ireland. The program culminates in the opportunity to compete at the Continental Youth Championship (CYC) taking place at Gaelic Park in Buffalo at the end of July. Try it For kids who are new to Gaelic Football, we invite you to join us for a free, no obligation “try it” session. Your first session will be free no matter when you start the program so your kids can try it out before committing to a full registration. Waiver & Media Release Form The Ottawa Gaels require parents and athletes to fill out a waiver form and present it on the first day of the program. You can download and print the waiver by clicking here. Register...

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New Pub Trivia Night – March 31st, 2017

Posted on Mar 6, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

Join us for another trivia night on Friday, March 31st! In 2001, Julia Roberts won the Oscar for best actress. Who were the other nominees? Brazil has the largest of land mass of South American countries. Name the next three, in order, for one point each. If these trivial facts are bouncing around in your grey matter, then the Ottawa Gaels have got a night for you! We’re hosting a pub quiz night at The Glen Scottish Pub, in Stittsville on Friday, March 31st at 8:30 PM. There will be five rounds of questions: General Knowledge (2) Sports Music History Teams of 4, 6 or 8 are welcome, or we can match individuals to teams. Cost is $15 a player. Prizes for the top teams, spot prizes, as well as a raffle draw for more loot will be up for grabs! Get your spot by emailing vicepresident@ottawagaels.ca. Places are limited, so get your spot early! Come out and learn...

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Gaelic Football Summer Camp Dates and Information

Posted on Mar 2, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels, Youth Football | 0 comments

The Ottawa Gaels will once again be running a series of summer day camps for kids ages 6-12 in July and August. Campers who register will learn the basics of Gaelic Football through our FUNdamental Skill Development Program with mini games and daily competitions. Interactive instruction will be provided by experienced coaches from Ireland in a well supervised, high coach-to-player ratio environment. When not on the pitch, campers enjoy other activities including a daily swim at the local municipal pool...

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2017 Spring Thaw Tournament: April 29th

Posted on Feb 15, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

Dust off your cleats as we shake off the rust and stretch it out after a winter that was far too long. The Ottawa Gaels invite you to join us for our Spring Thaw 7’s Tournament, taking place on Saturday, April 29th at Centre Multisport de Gatineau (édifice La Fonderie), from 12pm until 4pm. Registration cost is $10 per player.   To register You can RSVP to the event at our Facebook page. or Send a confirmation email to...

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Annual Spaghetti Fundraiser Dinner – May 6th, 2017

Posted on Feb 15, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

The Ottawa Gaels invite you to join us for our Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser, happening on Saturday, May 6th at St. Brigid’s Centre for the Arts. The fundraiser gets underway at 5:30pm, at a cost of $10 for adults and $5 for kids. Together we’ll be able to feast on Spaghetti, Salad, Bread and Dessert. There will also be lots of raffle prizes to be won and live music. Event Details What: Annual Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser Where: St. Brigid’s...

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Youth Gaelic Football Try It Sessions – Free!

Posted on Feb 7, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels, Youth Football | 0 comments

Join us for our free sessions to learn how to play Gaelic Football! This in an introduction to the sport for those who have never played and a chance to play for the first time in 2017 for those who have. We will run two sessions of one hour each 8-9am and 9-10am. Drop in at whatever time suits you best! Our first session will take place on Sunday, February 12 for kids ages U8 and U10. Our second...

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2017 Coaches Foundation Course – April 30th

Posted on Feb 7, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

The Ottawa Gaels will be running two Gaelic Football coaching courses this year on Sunday, April 30th. Many of you are already coaching our young athletes and this course will further strengthen your coaching resources. The Gaels want to encourage more seniors to get the training and join us on the field, as the feedback our club has received form the parents and the kids is that the youth really look up to us (especially the girls!) and are excited...

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Join the Ottawa Gaels for St. Patrick’s Day Festivities!

Posted on Jan 23, 2017 in Events, Ottawa Gaels | 0 comments

March with us in this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade and then join us for the Beau’s Party at Lansdowne! The Ottawa Gaels are excited to once again be taking part in the annual Irish Society of The National Capital Region Saint Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 11th, 2017. The Parade will leave the intersection of Elgin St. and Laurier Avenue West at 11:00am, proceed westward along Laurier to Bank Street and then south on Bank Street to Lansdowne Park....

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