Category: Social

Draft Night 2019

2019 Draft
2019 Draft

The first official social gathering of 2019 is the draft night for new players joining the club and registration for all members on January the 11th at Hurley’s Irish Bar, starting at 7pm. We will be in the back room upstairs, or ask a server where we are if you’re a little lost.

Those who joined us on the Introductory Day or anytime since our last draft will be assigned to their new teams for the Winter Superleague. They will find themselves on one of the following Football teams –

Concordia Warriors Men’s or Ladies’
Goose Village Blackrocks Men’s or Ladies’
Griffintown Gaels Men’s or Ladies’
Verdun Vikings Men’s or Ladies’

And/or one of the following Hurling/Camogie teams –

St. Henri Harps
P.S.C. Cu Chulainn
N.D.G. Na Fianna Rouges

This is a great opportunity for new members to mingle with the Club and their new teammates. It’s also time to officially register as both club Registrars, Vero and Mairt, will be present and printing membership cards for the new year. All existing members will need to register for 2019.

Membership benefits
– Weekly league games in Winter and Summer Superleagues
– Playing the sports for 10 months of the year!
– Subsidised trips to play tournaments and games nationally & internationally
– Access to weekly training and skilled coaches
– Opportunity to try out for the national team for the GAA World Games in Ireland
– Involvement and opportunity to play in the largest annual GAA tournament in Canada, The Montreal May Tournament
– Involvement and opportunity to play in the Eastern Canadian Championships which will be hosted in Montreal in 2019
– Large variety of social events including – player awards night, quiz nights, trying other sports, golf tournaments, and participation in St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Pride Parade.

Plus!
Discount at The Loop Duty Free
Discounted drinks* at Hurley’s Irish Bar
10% Discount at Leopoldo Fruits & Legumes

*applies to certain drinks only

Intro Day 2019

Tony Cunningham leading the 2018 intro day
Tony Cunningham leading the 2018 intro day

Looking to try a new sport?
Need an exciting activity to see you through the Winter?
Like meeting new people?
Maybe you’ve heard of Gaelic Football and or Hurling and want to know more?

This is the perfect time!
Join us at the Concordia Dome on January 5th to see and try our traditional Irish sports of Gaelic Football and Hurling/Camogie. Montreal Shamrocks is the oldest Gaelic Athletic Club in Canada and as such has a wide ranging membership. People of all ages, nationalities and experience levels are always welcome.

If you would like further information about the Club and or the Intro Day, please do not hesitate to get in touch through Facebook or Email us.

A more detailed schedule for the day will be posted closer to the date.

Following the Intro Day, those interested in joining our Winter Superleague (Jan-Apr) will be drafted to a team. Games will take place on Saturdays (though your team will not have a game every week). All membership information and options will be detailed on the day and can also be found here

2018 Christmas Banquet and Awards Night

Christmas Party 2017
Christmas Party 2017

It’s time to buy your tickets for the end of year, Christmas Banquet and Awards Night!
This year it is in Château Saint-Ambroise, on the 3rd of November starting at 5:30pm.
The night includes a 3 course meal, an open bar from 9:30pm to 2am, and a DJ!
All the Superleague and Shamrocks awards will be presented along with Shamrock of the Year. Not a night to be missed!
Please make payment of $100 by interac to montrealshamrockspayments@gmail.com

Please note that tickets increase to $115 after the 28th of October so get on it!