Girls Academy: Well done to all our girls who participated in our successful club summer camp last week and to Ladies club players Grainne, Ciara, Abi & Mollie who were part of the coaching team. Our U8 girls will participate in the Munster LGFA blitz at Kerins O’Rahillys this Saturday Aug 17th. Training goes ahead for our U6s & U10s at 11am this Sunday morning in Caherslee. No training for U8s due to Saturday’s bltiz
U12 Girls: Austin Stacks U12 Girls – the ‘Stacks 20 X 20 X 20: Our U12 girls have been inspired by the 20X20 www.20×20.ie and would like to show our stripes by undertaking the following challenge at 6pm on Thursday 22nd Aug, 2019 (Thursday before the Rose of Tralee Festival) at Austin Stacks GAA Club, Connolly Park, Tralee – 20 Austin Stacks Ladies U12 players will attempt to kick from their hands as many points as possible in 20 minutes from the 20 metres, using 20 footballs. Players will use this event to showcase their skills. Moreover, it will be a fundraising event as there will be an opportunity for others to guess in advance how many scores they will achieve in those 20 minutes. Lines will be sold as follows – €2 a line per guess or €5 for 5 lines (ie 5 guesses). The person who guesses correctly or nearest will win a Kingdom Food & Wine Store luxury hamper (no alcohol) to the value of €100. In the event of a tie, a draw will be made. Funds raised will be divided into equal thirds (a) Down Syndrome Kerry (b) Kerry Hospice (c) Austin Stacks Ladies Club/U12 girls new club tops. This initiative has been undertaken with the support of the 20X20 all inclusive movement aimed at shifting Ireland’s cultural perception of women’s sport by 2020 – If she can’t see it, she can’t be It.