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Astro is Open

Posted on 8 March, 2018 at 9:55 Comments comments (1)

We have a fabulous new astro pitch at our lands in Na Forbacha, which is available for private hire - either the full pitch, or just half.


Use the form below, or email Noel O'Toole, to check availability. We will do our best to accommodate your preferred time slots, but please be aware that your first choice may not be available.


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Meeting For Coaches

Posted on 22 January, 2018 at 13:00 Comments comments (0)

We have sent an urgent email to all of our coaches, asking them to attend a meeting next Monday evening.

We need to prepare our plans for 2018, and to obtain their views on a range of issues that affect the Club and its continued development.

In the email, our chairman, Kieran D...

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BnaF Retains Memorial Cup

Posted on 2 January, 2018 at 11:40 Comments comments (0)

Niall Rooney presents the Ray Rooney Memorial Cup to Erin Lynch (Captain - Bearna na Forbacha Aontaithe Coaches), after their 3-2 win over Oughterard FC Coaches over the Christmas period. €500 was raised for The Galway Samaritans.

L/R: Niall Rooney, Joan Raleigh (Chairperson Galway Samaritans), Ann Clarke (Volunteer - Galway Samaritans), ...

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Ray Rooney Memorial Cup Match 2017

Posted on 29 November, 2017 at 7:30 Comments comments (0)

The annual Ray Rooney Memorial Charity Christmas match - held between coaches from our club and those of neighbouring Oughterard FC will be held in Furbo on Thursday, December 28.

Kick off will be at 1pm.

If you wish to play, please let Niall know befo...

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Club Presents Token of Thanks to Tommy Tiernan

Posted on 19 October, 2017 at 10:15 Comments comments (0)

Club chairman, Kieran Devenish, made a presentation to Tommy Tiernan, in thanks for donating his fee from last night's SOLD OUT gig to Bearna-Na Forbacha Aontaithe.

It is a cherry and bog pine 'Galway Hooker' created by Tom Taaffe, Furbo.

The inscription under the piec...

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Sold Out Tommy Tiernan Gig

Posted on 12 October, 2017 at 17:45 Comments comments (0)

We are beyond delighted to report that our main club fundraiser for 2017 has SOLD OUT! We can't believe it.

Our sincere thanks to BnaF supporter, Tommy Tiernan, along with Yvonne and the rest of his team, for agreeing to do this for us. And to you, our friends and family,...
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Tommy Tiernan Fundraising Gig

Posted on 23 August, 2017 at 7:15 Comments comments (0)

We are delighted that Tommy Tiernan has agreed to give us the proceeds from the Galway leg of his upcoming Irish tour on October 18.

We have to also thank Kerry in The Salthill Hotel for giving us use of the venue free of charge.

Tickets for the gig are available to buy locally...
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Supporters' Draw

Posted on 2 August, 2017 at 7:00 Comments comments (0)

We sent over 100 letters to members outside the parish during the summer, in the hope that they would help the club through our new Supporters' Draw. Our members in the parish are already contributing through the 'Fiver A Week' fundraiser - which has been an amazing help in getting our astro pitch to its current state.

The membership subs we receive cover onl...

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Summer Soccer Camp 2017

Posted on 1 June, 2017 at 14:35 Comments comments (0)

Join us next month for our FAI Summer Schools Soccer Camp 2017.

It will take place daily from July 24-28 from 9.30am-3pm at Furbo Pitch.

For more information/booki...
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Charity Match Raises E430 For Good Cause

Posted on 24 January, 2017 at 5:25 Comments comments (0)

Niall and Paul Silke (Oughterard AFC) were delighted to present a cheque to Siobhan Carroll, of ACT for Meningitis - the proceeds from the Ray Rooney Memorial Cup match on December 27th.

This most worthy local charity was chosen by our opponents, Oughterard AFC, in memory of a friend....

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