U8 Girls took part in a mini-football blitz against Templeogue Synge St last Saturday and both Cuala teams impressed in winning both of their games.

The U12 girls ended their football season with a good win over St.John’s Ballinteer last Saturday while the U11s were beaten by Bray Emmets.
In camogie, the U11s and U12s finish their year this Saturday with challenges against Bray Emmets in Old Conna at 2pm.
Cuala U10s will be representing the club in the John Humprey’s Memorial Tournament at St.James Gaels, Iveagh Grounds, Crumlin on Saturday & Sunday December 27/28th. Lads are on a special diet of chocolate Santas and Brussel sprouts to build stamina. Kick off 10:30am. All supporters welcome.

Best of luck to IADT with 8 Cuala lads and DIT with 4 from Cuala who play their Freshers finals this week.
Dont miss the “Old Dogs and Young Bucks/Turks” in the annual hurling&football Challenge on Saturday 28th December. Ice baths, ambulances and photographers all required.
Cuala Christmas trees on sales Saturday 13th 9-6pm outside the hall. Mince pies and mugs of tea throw-in for loiterers – what more would you want! .

Cuala’s own Marian Holden & the Dun Laoghaire Musical Society are holding concerts in the Hall on 13th and 14th December.Tickets €15

Don’t forget the Cuala Shop on Saturday mornings – now have Star hurleys in stock too. Great Christmas present ideas!

Cuala Charity CD will go on sale on the 20th for €10 – contact Susan in the Cuala Office at (01) 2350717 to book yours.

A Cuala Hurling Strategy Forum will gather in the Killiney Castle on Sunday 14th 6:45pm to focus on the future direction of the club. All players, mentors and supporters of Cuala Hurling are welcome to come and join in what is hoped will be a constructive debate.

Nominations are now being sought for the seven positions of Manager/Management Team for the 4 Adult football and 3 Adult hurling teams for the new 2009 season. Nominations must be in writing (email or hardcopy) to any of
Pat Divilly ( pat@divilly.com , mob. 087-2225962),
Liam Breathnach (liam.breathnach@hotmail.com, mob: 087-6182183)
Paul Linnane (linnane17@eircom.net, mob: 086-8281249).
Each nominee will be expected to present his ideas, training strategies, development plans and identify his managment team to a sub-committee of the Adult Games Committee before nomintion is recommended to An Coiste for ratification.