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Astro is Open

Posted on March 8, 2018 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (6)

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...

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Meeting For Coaches

Posted on January 22, 2018 at 1:00 PM 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.

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BnaF Retains Memorial Cup

Posted on January 2, 2018 at 11:40 AM 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 (C...

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Ray Rooney Memorial Cup Match 2017

Posted on November 29, 2017 at 7:30 AM 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 w...

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Club Presents Token of Thanks to Tommy Tiernan

Posted on October 19, 2017 at 10:15 AM 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.

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Sold Out Tommy Tiernan Gig

Posted on October 12, 2017 at 5:45 PM 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, f...
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Tommy Tiernan Fundraising Gig

Posted on August 23, 2017 at 7:15 AM 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.

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Supporters' Draw

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

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.

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Summer Soccer Camp 2017

Posted on June 1, 2017 at 2:35 PM 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 Pitc...
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Charity Match Raises E430 For Good Cause

Posted on January 24, 2017 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (2)

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, Oughte...

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