Gaelic Football Exhibition game
Erin's Isle are delighted to announce in conjunction with St. John Fisher College's Irish Studies Program a Gaelic Football exhibition at Fisher on April 28th is on. It will run from 10 am to noon. For interested people, the event is free and we'll spend the first hour going over the basics of the game before breaking up into 2 squads for a 7-aside. The expo will take place at the schools Growney Stadium. DO NOT PARK in front of the stadium. Park in the lot just to the north of the stadium in front of the gym/athletic complex.
Please arrive BEFORE 10 am. We want to take advantage of the time that we have to show off the sport. Additionally, we need to be finished by noon so we can get to Mulconry's for the 1:00 fundraiser.
When- April 28, 1-5 pm
Cost- $15 at the door
Food and drinks- Similar spread to previous years with shepherd's pie boxties, Irish nachos, etc... Beer specials
Other- 50/50 drawing, raffle
New Season Fixtures
Our schedule for 2013 season has been announced. We are planning on adding 1 or 2 more fixtures. Please check out the "2013 Fixtures" section for information.
St. Patrick Day's Parade
Join us this coming Saturday March 16th for the St. Patrick's Day Parade, any players that want to march with us plan on meeting up at our spot by 11.30 am. Attached is a link to the Rochester St. Patrick's Day Parade Lineup
Pre Season Training
OUTDOOR training is starting early. Mark the dates: Feb. 9 and 23; March 9 and 23 (all Saturdays). 11:00 am starts for all sessions. It may not be pretty, but it'll be fun to get out and do something. We'll use the usual pitch behind school 46 off of Newcastle Rd. Bring a variety of footwear as nobody knows what we'll encounter
Off Season Updates
We are currently in the off season in terms of playing but the club is stilling working behind the scenes to continue improving the club.
We are currently working on having an exhibition game in the Rochester area in the Spring of 2013, which will be open for the public to come along and see the team in action.
If you are interested in getting involved as a player, sponsor, supporter or general information you can contact us by our Facebook page by following the link on the menu bar or click the Email link and you will be able to email our PRO John Murphy.
Annual General Meeting (A.G.M)
To round off the year, on the 1st of December the AGM for Erin's Isle was held in Mulconry's Irish Pub in Fairport. Great banter was had discussing that last increbibly enjoyable season together. Elections were held for the board this included newcomers John Murphy elected as PRO and Mike Carlotta elected as Secretary. Congratulations to all elected boards member and Joe Christopher on being officially elected team caption for the up coming 2013 season.