Players/Parents and Guardians FAQs

This page is dedicated to Players/Parents and Guardians who would like to find out more about Raheny GAA Club.

C.L.G Rath Éanna, 
Aras Bhreadáin Ui Laoi, 
2 All Saints Drive, Raheny, Dublin 5
 
Tel: 01-8313530 
Fax: 01-8510064 
EMail: rahenygaa@gaelic.ie


Where can I find the contact details for the team mentors? 



Where is the Clubhouse? 

Raheny Clubhouse and Pitches



Where can I get the GAA Information booklet for Parents/Guardians: 



What are the names of the Raheny GAA pitches and where are they located?



What age can my child join the club? 

  • OGRA is open for boys and girls from 4-7.  For more information click here ... 



What are the GAA age rules?

  • Adult: Be over 16 years.
  • Under-21: Be Under 21 years and Over 16 years.
  • Minor (Under 18): Be Under 18 years and Over 14 years.
  • Under 16: Be Under 16 years and Over 12 years.
  • Under 14: Be Under 14 years and Over 10 years.
  • Under 12: Be Under 12 years and Over 9 years.
  • To be "Under" an age shall mean that the player shall celebrate the Upper Limit birthday (e.g. 21st. for Under 21 Grade) on the 1st. January of the Championship Year or on a later date.  To be "Over" an age shall mean that the player shall have celebrated the Lower Limit birthday (e.g. 16th. to participate in Senior/Under 21 Grades) prior to the 1st. January of the Championship Year.



How can I keep up with news and events? 



Where can I buy club gear?



How much does it cost?

  • Membership - To join the club you must pay an annual membership fee, which covers club affiliation and insurance. You will not be able to play matches until this is paid. For more information on club membership click here ...  
  • Team fees – goes towards the running costs of the team. It covers referee fees for matches, training equipment (agility ladders, cones, and helmets etcs), and rental of halls in wintertime and players snacks (for the younger teams). 

What facilities are available in the club?


How can I help out around the club?

  • There are many roles/tasks that need to be filled/completed on each team from mentors, team accountants, first aiders, coordinators, web administrators. There is something for everyone, just mention that you are interested in helping to the team mentor. Help and training will be available for all roles including a starter pack for new mentors. 

Some additional points of interest about the club

  • Golf Society – for more click here … 
  • Club Gym – for more information click here … 
  • Club Directory – This is a list of club members and associates that have services/trades to offer. For more information click here ...
  • Live feeds of match fixtures and results click here ...
  • Players Corner - Fun & Games for the younger players click here ...