News List

St Patricks Day Festival 2014

Monday 10th March, 2014



Ballina Stephenites are delighted to be part of the St Patricks Festival Ballina 2014.We are involved in providing a full programme of Free Family Events on Monday the 17th of MarchSee posters below for information Our events are in cooperation with Ardnaree Sarsfield GAA Club and are kindly sponsored by Hollister...


Ballina Stephenites GAA Club's Director of Coaching chats to journalist Terry Reilly When Ballina Stephenites became the first club in Ireland to set up a dedicated Bord na nÓg structure the foundations were put in place to compete at the highest level for the next 40 years. Last year the club completed a complete review of the current structures and...

Mayo Mud Run

Tuesday 18th February, 2014



Ballina Stephenites GAA Club is delighted to support Mayo Mud Run which is an exciting new event and we encourage members of our club to take part in the run which will be held on Saturday, 22nd March at 1pm, starting and finishing at Moygownagh Community Centre. This run is one of the first of its kind in the West of Ireland. It promotes...

Young Knites Programme announced

Tuesday 04th February, 2014



Ballina Stephenites GAA Clubare delighted to announce a new initiative called the Young Knites Player Development Platform which will be rolled out by Bord na nOg in the coming weeks. A bright new initiative branded “The Young Knites” has been creating waves in the community in recent months and the club’s Director of...

Ballina Stephenites GAA Club are delighted that Paul Jordan, Castlebar has been appointed as the senior manager for 2014. Paul Jordan has plenty of experience with managing big clubs like Stephenites and has previously been involved with Tourmakeady and Castlebar Mitchels but he is best known for his role as coach for the Mayo senior team in 2010. Paul will...

Mayo Sports Partnership Update Child Protection in Sport, Sports First Aid, Walking and Cycling Leader training, Sports Leadership Training, Funding Workshops and Disability Inclusion Training are just some of the upcoming sports volunteer training courses which will be available through the Mayo Sports Partnership over the...

Squash Club Updates

Monday 27th January, 2014


Squash Updates: The winter league final will be held on Friday the 31st of January. The first game will be at 7.00pm, everyone is invited along and there should be some great squash played on the night. Social Night: The squash club is holding a social and prize giving night in the Stephenites clubhouse bar this coming...

Bord na nOg Awards Winners

Sunday 12th January, 2014



A Successful Award Ceremony was held in the clubhouse on Saturday the 11th of January with Enda Gilvarry the Mayo Minor Manager on hand to present the prizes to our winning teams and individuals who have excelled in their age group throughout the year.The stars of the night were without doubt the fabulously talented U10 & U11 teams . Who all received many...

Bord na nOg Presentation Night

Thursday 09th January, 2014


Bord Na nOg have their annual presentation night this Saturday 11th January at 8pm in Ballina Stephenites GAA Club Main Hall. All Welcome The club is delighted to welcome back as this year’s special guest; Mayo Minor Manager Enda Gilvarry and the Tom Markham Cup. All players and their families from U8's-U18's are invited to attend to...

Please Give Blood.

Monday 06th January, 2014


BallinaStephenities G.A.A. Club Supports The Irish Blood Transfusion Service now in Partnership with the G.A.A. In recruiting blood donors from our club. Blood Donor Clinics will be held at: The Downhill Hotel, Ballina, Co. Mayo. On Tuesday 7th, Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th January, 2014 From: 4:30pm to 8pm For Additional Information...

Married v Singles Match

Monday 23rd December, 2013


Ballina Stephenites will host their annual Married v Singles match on St Stephen’s Day at 2.30 pm. Why not shake off your Christmas cobwebs by joining us at James Stephens Park and warm up afterwards in the Clubhouse. Hope to see you all there

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Monday 23rd December, 2013


Ballina Stephenites GAA Club would like to wish our Players; Coaches; Members; Supporters; Volunteers and Sponsors a Happy and Peaceful Christmas and a prosperous New Year and we look forward to your continued support in 2014. We would like to remember our members who left us in 2013.

Panto 2014 - The Knights of Knockatanna

Friday 13th December, 2013


Panto 2014 - The Knights of Knockatanna Panto fever is already in the air as the cast and crew of "The Knights of Knockatanna" prepare to bring laughter, mayhem, dance, song and a few surprises to Ballina audiences in the first week of January 2014.The Show which promises to equal and probably surpass the hilarity, wit and entertainment of last three years...

Ballina Stephenites Annual 25 Card Drive

Wednesday 27th November, 2013


Ballina Stephenites Annual 25 Card Drive Ballina Stephenites are holding their Annual Monster 25 Card Drive in the Stephenites Clubhouse on Wednesday 4th December at 8:30pm sharp. There will be €1,500 in prize money on the night. Admission is €10.

A.G.M & Mass for Deceased Members and their FamiliesThis Mass will now take place in the Stephenites Clubhouse on Friday December 13th at 8pm and will be followed by our A.G.M.All club members past and present are invited to attend.

Quiz - Clubhouse Friday November 15th

Thursday 07th November, 2013


Quiz - Clubhouse Friday November 15thIn Aid of St. Nicholas's Special NSQuiz starts at 9:30pm

Free Event - Success in Sport Seminar Tues 12th Nov 7.30pm Breaffy House CastlebarEddie O’Sullivan Shares his Thoughts on Success in Sport – What Does it Take?Special Seminar – November 12thFormer Irish international rugby manager Eddie O’Sullivan and Sunday Game analyst Kevin McStay will lead out a strong team of sports men and...

Feast of Football - U8 & U10 Tournaments

Thursday 17th October, 2013


Feast of football at Ballina Stephenites.Ballina Stephenites hosted four underage blitzes last weekend with over three hundred girls and boys enjoying a great day of football. Three pitches were arranged on the main Stephenites pitch and five pitches on the Showgrounds which ensured that all teams were playing simultaneously. There were four teams in...

Ballina Stephenites White Collar Boxing Event Fight Night is almost upon us with the final line up as follows:



Remember to get your tickets as you don't want to miss these match ups! NOTE: Limited tickets available on the door on the night. To avoid disappointment, it is advised you buy your ticket in advance. More details...