Happy new year to all from St Nicks GAA!
2018 was a roller coaster ride for the club on and off the field!. The men’s team played in the league and championship final and were edged out in both games. Despite this, it was a very enjoyable year as the men’s team played a total of 13 and winning 11 of them in league, championship and challenge games. we have continued to recruit new players and we have had our best ever year for training numbers!
2018 will be remembered as the year St Nicks developed the first ever underage Gaelic football teams for girls and boys in Bristol. Over 40 children took part in training sessions this year and the U12s took part in the club’s first ever competition!!
Club members fitted the brand new goals on our home Pitch in St Marys and we look forward to further development in 2019.
We would also like to thank our very generous sponsors Elite financial, Miskella construction, Foresters arms and the Coach and Horses!
Congratulations to club member Nigel Farrelly and Victoria who tied the knot over the Christmas. St Nicks were well represented on the great day in Bath!
Our new recruit in 2018 Mark Duffy who was a great addition. Also got married on the same day to his long term girlfriend. Congrats to you both!
Whats happening in January?
Training and social
Fancy getting fit and meeting new people in January? We will be starting 5km runs and circuits every 2 weeks on the Downs in Bristol, Postcode BS91FG. Starting January 13th. It is for everyone, Men and women of all abilities. Contact Dave on 07557536972 if interested or see all the dates and more information on our facebook page here.
Our mens team will have a ‘Ease back into Gaelic football training session’ on the 15th/16th of January to Prepare for our game on the 19th of January.
As most of the lads are participating in ‘Dry January’ Our next social event is Go-karting on the 23rd of February.
Matches in January
The lads have a Challenge match on the 19th of January vs opposition from Dublin. Match is scheduled to start at 5:45 pm on 19th of January on the 4G at Lockleaze sports centre, Bonnington Walk, Bristol BS7 9XF.
We welcome new members and players of all abilities. If you would like to get involved please give us a message on our contact page.
Our Juvenile teams will resume training in March. It was a huge success last year and we will be looking to expand it even further this year! We welcome Boys and girls of ages between 6-18 years old and off all abilities. GAA is fun, a great way of meeting new people and keeps our kids fit and active. If interested please contact Paddy Miskella on 07958117030.
Remember our club gear is always available and can seem on our website shop,