U13 Skills School Parents Letter

Dear Parent/Guardian Thank you for facilitating your son to attend the Summer Skill School coaching sessions and the 3 weeks of blitzes. To conclude the program we are inviting your son to attend a final blitz against Meath this Saturday the 14th October in the Meath GAA Center of Excellence in Dunganny. Both Meath and ourselves will be fielding a number of balanced teams with participation and the opportunity to pull on and play in the Longford jersey being the reward for your son’s commitment during the summer. In order for your son to be able to travel to the game and play on one of the teams you must complete the consent form he received this week. This consent form must be presented to our coaches before boarding the bus on Saturday. Upon reading this letter we require you to send a text message to 086 140 9077 stating the following:

  • Your sons name
  • If he is going to the game or not
  • What position he prefers to play
  • If traveling where he will get on the bus
Arrangements for the day are as follows:
  • Bus leaves from the following locations at the time opposite
    • Ballinalee Church 8:25am
    • Fresh Today Longford Axis Center 8:40am
    • Park House Hotel Edgeworthstown 8:55am
  • All players must bring boots, shorts, socks & gumshield
  • All players should bring at least a 1liter bottle of water & a snack (sandwich/fruit/pasta pot)
  • All players will receive a packed lunch after the blitz
  • First games throw in at 11am
  • Parents/Guardians and welcome and encouraged to attend
We estimate that the bus will return to the following locations at approximately the stated time
  • Ballinalee Church 4:10 – 4:40pm
  • Fresh Today Longford Axis Center 3:50 – 4:20pm
  • Park House Hotel Edgeworthstown 3:30 – 4pm