Irish Masters call for players for interpros

** If you are a woman who is 40 or over and still playing hockey, why not come to Leinster Masters? The Masters Interpros are taking place in Lisnagarvey Hockey Club in Ulster from April 17-19 and Leinster are entering teams at Over-40s, 45s and 50s age level – so we need 48 players!

There are twice weekly training session in Loreto Hockey Club, Rathfarnham on Sundays (usually 4 to 6pm) and Wednesdays (5 to 7pm). This Sunday, March 22, there is training from 2-4pm, due to the Hockey World League 2 final taking place in UCD at 5pm. We hope to see you there …. and be sure to tell your friends. If you’ve any questions, contact

** The Leinster Over-40s team are looking for new blood and will hold two sessions over the next couple of weeks. The first of these will take place this Sunday in Pembroke Wanderers from 2.30-4pm. If you have been playing regularly throughout the season and believe you have what it takes to compete at this level then please contact Frankie Byrne at

** The women’s masters main fundraiser this year is a Race Night. We are looking for race sponsors (€200), advertising in the race programme (€50), and having a horse, trainer or jockey in a race (€20). If you are interested in promoting your business through any of these options it would be much appreciated. Please contact Bronwyn O’Donnell (00353878110962, or Joanne O’Grady (00353879595816,, Mairead D’Arcy (00353876398640, or Siobhan Glynn (00353879880552,

The Race Night will be held in Doheny and Nesbitts in Baggot Street, Dublin 2 on Friday, March 27 at 8pm. It will be well attended, with all businesses sponsoring the event being mentioned on the night, as well as featured in the programme which will be widely distributed throughout Ireland by the Irish Women’s Masters network and friends.

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