In a historic occasion for the club our Under 14's boys team were selected by Dublin to represent them in the Féile na nÓg 2019 championship after winning their Dublin division. In an impressive performance by team who went unbeaten in the championship and went on to take the title in the final against Ballyholland (Down) at Avantcard Pairc Sean MacDIarmada (Carrick On Shannon) despite being down 10 points at half time!
Final score: Fingal Raven 3-6 v Ballyholland 3-5
A special thanks our host club Tourlestrane GAA who looked after the team, mentors and travelling party so well over the weekend and supported the team all the way to the final!
The National Feile championship was held in Connacht over the weekend of the 28th, 29th and 30th of June and was the biggest Féile ever held in Ireland all across the 5 counties of Connacht. Massive crowds flocked to the games from the 32 counties and beyond, with 10 oversees teams taking part from as far afield as Western Australia and including New York, Chicago, Philladelphia, Scotland, London. In total there were 358 clubs competing in 23 divisions.
Top L-R Luke Gifford, Conor Farrell, Ethan Donnelly, Aaron Duggan, Danial Mullaly, Aaron Fitzachary, George Hickey, Finley Snyed, Jack O Dwyer, Eric Donohoe, Keith Kinsella, Patrick Heade
Bottom L-R Sean Wade, Ruairi Honan, Jake Donnelly, Dylan Kettle, Conor Hannigan, Flynn Reily, Liam Mungun, Max Duffy, James Farrell, Nial Daly, Aaron Lee, Cathal Kettle
Mentors: Joe Kettle, Mark Farrell, Tommy Duggan, Brian Duffy & Niall Daly (Physio) Desy Kettle (Juvenille Secretary)
Team Sponsors : Gowan Motors, Kettles Country House Hotel & Capethorne Developments