Taking advantage of the amazing weather of recent weeks the Development Committee organised a major repair to surface of Training Pitch to remove depressions. Low areas were ploughed, rotovated and Top Soil brought in to level the surface.
Photos show some of the helpers on the day who ranged in age from 7 to 70 +
A big thank you on behalf of Club to John Hanley, (Ploughing and Rotovating), Kevin and Paul Clarke Diggers), Shane Healy (Digger). Special mention to Gerry Kennedy who brought his Landscaping knowledge and machinery to bear along with Ken Pentony. Others on duty during Saturday and Sunday: Mike Noonan, Paddy Battersby, Des Finnerty, Gina Doherty, John Quinn, Fintan Murphy, Padraig O Rourke, Christy O’Connor, Pat Purcell, Gerry Clarke, Kevin O’Rourke, Dirk Reuter and our two youngest recruits Finn Noonan and Cathal Battersby who combined work with some shooting practice.
With current favourable conditions it is hoped to have re-seeded areas playable by April/May 2022.