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Brooklodge School of Taekwon-Do

Glanmire Community College, Glanmire Co. Cork
t: 087-6147161 - Alan Troy
t: 085-7815277 - Amy-Jane Troy
e: amyjanetroy@gmail.com
We help you get fit, learn self defence and build up stamina in a friendly environment while meeting new people. We have students from age 7 to 46 and all work at their own pace while learning new skills and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Wednesday 7pm-8pm and Friday 8pm-9pm (Juniors)
Wednesday 8pm-9pm and Friday 9pm-10pm (13 years up)

Brooklodge United Football Club

Ian McGrath (Secretary): 13 Crestfield Downs, Hazelwood, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-9815137
Kevin Tobin:
Mineville, Knocknahorgan, Sallybrook, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 021-4822665
t: 086-3840115
e: kevin.tobin@sw.fas.ie
Paul McCarthy:
t: 021-4866134
t: 087-6753251
Anthony Forde (Treasurer)
Brooklodge United plays competitive league football. We have a team playing with the Munster Senior League (Junior division) and a second team playing with the Cork League.
Training on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Matches on Saturdays and Sundays
Training at Old Christians, Rathcooney and Sarsfield’s G.A.A. Pavilion, Riverstown.

Genbukan Martial Arts

Caherlag, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-9773097
This is a traditional Japanese Martial. Genbukan Ninpo is taught for the defence of mind, body and spirit. All aspects of martial training are covered. Looking for new members to resume activities in Glanmire.
Dylan Rainey

Glanmire & District Salmon & Trout Anglers Association

15 Woodview, Pinecroft, Grange, Douglas, Cork
t: 021-4363059 087-7920510
e: andrewfield@eircom.net
We provide Fly Tying lessons, Fly Fishing lessons and days out organised regularly. New members welcome especially young people interested in learning to Fly Fish and Tie Flies.Meet on varying dates throughout the season.
Glanmire Community Centre and Riverstown Inn
Andrew Field

Glanmire Basketball Club (Boys)

Liam Kerins (Treasurer):
3 The Pines, Castlejane Woods, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 021-4823968
t: 087-2314439
e: liam.kerin@cognis.com
Laim O’Connell (Chair)
Liam O’Leary (Secretary)
We administer the Club and coach teams in fundamental basketball skills and prepare teams for competitions.
Thursdays twice a month for committee meetings at Sarsfield’s G.A.A. Pavilion, Riverstown Glanmire, Co. Cork
Mondays and Wednesdays for practice at Old Christians, Rathcooney, Glanmire, Co. Cork

Glanmire Community Games

Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 021-4821333 (office)
e: info@gacacork.com
w: www.gacacork.com
We organise individuals and teams for Community Games events - Arts and Modelmaking, Badminton, Athletics, Basketball, Camogie, Chess, Cross Country, Choir and Variety, Draughts, Cycling, Gymnastics, Handball, Gaelic Football, Handball, H/C Tennis, Hockey, P/Putt, Rounders, Swimming, Rugby, Soccer, Table Tennis, Talent, Quiz, Project, Set Dancing, Dancing/Singing/Music, Drama/Comedy. Help required from February to June each year (10 hours max.).
Michael Burns (Chair)- a) 021-4866747(h) 021-4866388(w) 087-2597023(m)
Jim Jeffers (Secretary)

Glanmire G.A.A. Football Club

Sallybrook, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-2597023 - Michael Burns
t: 087-9488385 - Denis Kelleher
t: 086-1705774 - Deirdre O’Connell (Secretary)
e: nzdeirdreoc@yahoo.com
w: www.glanmiregaa.com
We co-ordinate and organise match fixtures. We conduct training and coaching sessions catering for age groups ranging from Intermediate, Junior, under 18 and under 21.
The committee meet fortnightly on Mondays at 9.30pm

Glanmire Gymnastics

t: 086-3474624
e: wgkgym@o2.ie
We teach Gymnastics, trampoline, tumbling and sport acrobatics to boys and girls age 4+. All standards - recreational and competitive.
Tuesdays 6.00 - 9.00pm
Glanmire Community School, Glanmire
Aisling Evans (Club Coach)

Glanmire Indoor Bowling Club

Glanmire Community Centre, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-6708789 - Mary Nott (Chair)
t: 086-8792494 - Eileen buckley (Treasurer)
e: info@gacacork.com
w: www.gacacork.com
We play Indoor Bowls and practice in teams for competitions. Train new members in the basics. Run practice sessions to improve play. Short Mat Bowls is a completely mixed sport in which men and women, young and old can compete equally together creating a great social atmosphere.
Wednesday nights 7.30pm to 9.30pm

Glanmire Juvenile G.A.A. Football Club

Sallybrook, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-9836103 - Brian Lotty
t: 087-1225817 - Neil O’Sullivan
e: osullivanneil@oceanfree.net
w: www.glanmiregaa.com
We co-ordinate and organise match fixtures. Conduct training and coaching sessions catering for under 6 to under 16 age groups. We are also involved in coaching football in primary schools. An After-School club has been set-up with training every Monday from 3-4pm for 3rd and 4th classes.
The committee meet fortnightly on Mondays at 8pm

Glanmire Ladies Basketball Club

Liz Fahey, 27 Brooklodge Square, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-2882729 - Tim Murphy
t: 086-8131616 - Tommie Mc.Carthy
We cater for all ages from 5 to adult. We provide an outlet for the competitive and the not competitive. We won 2007 Super League Champions of Ireland. We have 11 teams playing in the local leagues.
Monday to Friday each week, with each team provided with their own training slot at Little Island Sports Complex, Little Island, Co. Cork

Glanmire Ladies Gaelic Football Club

G.A.A. Pavilion, Sallybrook, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-9836103
We Train girls aged 8 upwards for ladies football team competitions.
Brian Lotty (Chair)

Glanmire Walkers

Jim Jeffers:
6 Richmond, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 086-3551936
e: glanmirewalkers@yahoo.ie
w: www.something.ie/glanmirewalkers
Glanmire Walkers is a walking club to serve the needs of Glanmire people who wish to walk, exercise, trek, and socialise. We walk locally and within Munster and sometimes have weekends away.
The committee meet on 2nd Thursday of the month
Sarsfield’s G.A.A. Pavilion, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Jim Jeffers (PRO)
Una Webster (Secretary)
Marian Young (Treasurer)

Glounthaune Community Games

Colm Twohig:
Clash Road, Little Island, Co. Cork
t: 087-6111430
Liz Horan (Secretary):
Balingohig, Knockraha, Co. Cork
086-3398915
e: knockrahafc@yahoo.co.uk
Our activities include sport, quizzes, singing, dancing, art, chess, pitch & putt, long puck, soccer, hurling, football, rugby, theatre. Glounthaune Community Games hope that all children’s hobbies will be catered for this year in Community Games in Cork.
We meet on first Monday of month from February to October
Knockraha Community Hall, Knockraha, Co. Cork

Glounthaune Swimming Club

Brothers of Charity, Lotamore, Mayfield, Cork
t: 021-4353409
e: info@communitytimebank.org
w: www.communitytimebank.org
Provide family swimming facility. The pool we use is 15m x 7.5m.
Sunday 11am-12noon
Lota Pool, Brothers of Charity, Lotamore, Mayfield, Cork
James Quain

Inline Hockey Cork

P.O. Box 722, South City Delivery Office, Cork
t: 086-1609431
e: secretary@inlinehockeycork.com
w: www.inlinehockeycork.com
Inline Hockey offers inline/roller hockey programs for junior and senior players, from beginners to competitive players. Inline hockey is like ice hockey, but is played on inline skates, and without body contact. It is for all ages, male and female, any skill level.
Juniors (under 16) - Sundays at 12 noon.
Seniors - Tuesdays at 8.30pm, Sundays at 7.00pm
Little Island Sports Complex, Little Island, Co. Cork
Jason Tessier (Secretary)

Karate Club

25 Oakpark Ballyhooley Road, Ballyvolane, Cork
t: 086-8761493e: fredlynch@gmail.com
Karate classes for adults and children by Fred Lynch 3rd DAN Black Belt, qualified fitness instructor and children’s exercise specialist.
Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6.30pm
Glanmire Community Centre, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Fred Lynch

Knockraha Badminton Club

t: 021-4821574
We play for competition and for fun. The season begins September and ends April/May. New members may join in September.
Every Monday night 9-11pm
Eirin’s Own Pavilion, Caherlag, Glounthaune, Co. Cork
Eithne Murphy

Leeside/Knockraha Football Club

Clash Road, Little Island, Co. Cork
t: 087-6111430
e: knockrahafc@yahoo.co.uk
w: www.leesideknockraha.bebo.com
This Football club caters for all ages from 5 to 40 year olds.
Mondays 6.30 - 8.00pm
Knockraha F.C., Pigeon Hill, Co. Cork
Colm Twohig

Old Christians Rugby Football Club

Ballincrossig, Rathcooney, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 087-9342956
e: pro@oldchristiansrfc.ie
w: www.oldchristiansrfc.ie
We promote Rugby for boys and girls 7-12 years old (Mini), Boys 13-18 years old (youth) and Adults 19 years upwards.
Under-age training 10am Saturdays
Adults 7pm Tuesdays and Thursdays
Old Christians R.F.C., Ballincrossig, Rathcooney, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Dave Philpott (PRO)

Riverstown Amateur Boxing Club Ltd.

Betty Barry (Secretary):
16, St. Joseph’s View, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 021-4820090
Ted Barry (Chair/Coach):
t: 087-2469630
We take boxers from the age of 10 years. We train them in the art of boxing. Before entering the ring a boxer takes part in a physical exercise i.e. skipping, punch bag, shadow boxing and pad work.
Mondays and Fridays at 7.30pm in Glanmire Community Centre, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Thursdays at 7.30pm in St. Joseph’s National School, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork

Riverstown Badminton Club

Catriona O’Leary (PRO):
11 Marwood Way, Glanmire, Co. Cork (PRO)
t: 087-7693929 (PRO)
Anne-Marie Mullins (Chair)
Ronan Murphy (Treasurer)
Nuala Maguire (Secretary)
Club Nights include training and playing games. Coaching is available for beginners and all interested. Opportunity to enter competition - both league and cup matches. All levels are welcome and great fun and exercise is guaranteed.
Monday and Wednesday 8pm-11pm
Watergrasshill Community Hall

Riverstown Football Club

122 Elmgrove, Sallybrook, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 085-1672857 - Seán Murphy
e: riverstownfcsecretary@hotmail.com
We provide encouragement in life to children whilst taking part in a sport. Develop skills in soccer and hopefully giving the kids fond memories. It’s all about the kids! Summer soccer schools available.
The committee meet on first Monday of each month
Glanmire Community Centre, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Seán Murphy (Secretary)
Finbarr O’Sullivan (Chair)
Paul Mylod (PRO)

Sarsfield’s Camogie Club

Gillian O’Callaghan (Chair):
8, Capwell Road, Turners Cross, Cork
t: 086-6022333
Emer O’Farrell (Secretary):
t: 087-7984656
w: www.camogie.sarsfields.net
We cater for all ages from 6 upwards and also have a Junior A Camogie team. Hurleys and helmets available at sessions for anybody who wants to come and try out the game.
Age 6-14 on Saturdays at 12.30
Sarsfield’s all weather pitch, Glanmire, Co. Cork

Sarsfield’s Hurling Club (Adult)

Sarsfield’s G.A.A. Pavilion, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 021-4821482, 087-2538192 - Tadhg Murphy (Chair)
t: 021-4354747, 086-2597150 - Jim Murphy (Secretary)
e: info@sarsfieldshurlingclub.com
w: www.sarsfields.net
The Club was founded in 1896 to promote the game of hurling in the parish of Glanmire. Initially hurling was played in the Pike Inch until the present pitch was opened in 1903. Also caters for Scór, Céilí and Set Dancing. Has a Pavilion facility. Has a golf society and social events. All weather pitch is available to rent to any club/group - 087-9645685.
The committee meet on alternate Mondays

Sarsfield’s Juvenile Hurling Club

6 Branrach, Springmount, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 086-3288942
e: mick.mccarthy@mailp.hse.ie
info@sarsfieldshurlingclub.com
w: www.sarsfields.net
Coaching for 6 to 10 year olds on Saturday Mornings 10am to 12 noon. Coaching and competitive games for boys in the ages under 11, under 12, under 13, under 14, under 15 and under 16.
Training each Saturday morning and at other specified times.
Organisers meet every 2nd Wednesday.
Sarsfield’s G.A.A. Pavilion, Riverstown, Glanmire, Co. Cork
Mick McCarthy (Secretary)

St. Stephen’s Pitch and Putt

Sarsfield’s Court, Glanmire, Co. Cork
t: 086-1574778 - Mick
t: 021-488235 - Liam
We facilitate Pitch and Putt playing and competitions. Open to Green Fees. New members very welcome. Free Parking.
Call to Club House any Saturday or Sunday afternoon for details.
Ladies Competitions every Tuesday morning at 11am

Swimming Pool - Lota

t: 021-4866370
t: 021-4821012 (office hours)
Lota Pool, Lotamore, Mayfield, Cork is a local swimming pool.
Charles Higgins

Swimming Pool - Mayfield

t: 021-4505284
Mayfield Community Swimming Pool, Mayfield, Cork is a local swimming pool.

White’s Cross G.A.A.

Ray Donohoe (Rúnaí):
Ballyphilip, White’s Cross, Co. Cork
t: 021-4302287
Pat Reid (Chair):
t: 021-4821070
Conor Kelleher (PRO):
t: 087-6293430
w: www.geocities.com/whitescross_GAA
Founded in 1957, White’s Cross G.A.A fields teams at all age levels from under 6 right up to adult level, catering for people in Upper Glanmire and White’s Cross district. Being a relatively small club, we value and welcome young players of all abilities and give them every encouragement to continue playing our native games. Mol an óige agus tiochaidh sí!
White’s Cross G.A.A grounds, Ballinvriskig, White’s Cross, Co. Cork

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