U21 Footballers through to Championship final

Congratulations to out U21 footballers who beat Kilmacud Crokes by 2-09 to 1-07 to reach the Championship final today in front of a large crowd in Pairc Ui Mhurchu. After a nervous start the team rallied towards the end of the first half before going in a goal down 0-06 to 1-06. The second half saw the lads deliver a performance full of guts, determination and skill which Crokes had no answer to running out deserved winners 2-09 to 1-07. Report here. Well done to all the squad and mentors. 

Our "Strictly The Sequel" Heroes

Last Friday all 32 dancers were presented in the club and discovered who is dancing with who and what dance each couple will be performing in City West on Friday February 27th. This was a brilliant night in the club and thank you all for coming along and supporting our 2015 dancers. Watch this space for more exciting news as it happens, list of dancers and dances below.

Cathy O Neill & Alan McGrath - Jive
Aoife Doyle & Richie Sweetnam - Quick Step
Paul Conway & Sinead Crowley - Dirty Dancing
Eoghan O'Neill & Anne Griffin - Salsa
Anne Ball & Eoin Mc Kenna - Cha Cha
Grainne Leech & Danny O Connell - Motown 
Yvonne Lynch & Darragh Bolget - Pasodoble
Sinead Cooke  & Paul Doherty - Tango
Rita Cullen & Shane Gallagher -  Waltz
Aoife O Neil & Gabby Harding - Swing
Mick Farrell  & Michelle Fitzpatrick v's Tony Duffy & Irene Harper - Disco 
Aoife Dillon & Matty Weldon - Rumba
Emily Moran & Paul Moran - American Smooth 
Ian Horan and Mairead Luttrell vs Jono O'Driscoll and Ashley Nolan - Charleston

Boden Hurlers in Walsh Cup Action

  • Dublin, featuring 4 Boden players, cruised to an easy victory in the Walsh Cup. Click here for a report.
  • Under 21 C Hurling Final. Click here

GAA National Games Development Conference 2015

Well done to our Club Coaches Brian O' Regan & Paul Mc Loughlin who presented at last Saturdays GAA National Coaching Conference in Croke Park. The lads presented on Building Coaching Capacity in Your Club and specifically spoke about the clubs Forbairt Coaching Programme which ran last year for our youth coaches. Two of the Forbairt programme members Fionn Maguire and Sinead Crowley also spoke on their experience as young coaches in Ballyboden and they represented the club extremely professionally and with great confidence.

The response to the presentation from the delegates at the conference was really positive and it was one of the best ever attended conferences with over 900 coaches from all over the country in attendance. Well done to all involved!

See the links below for upcoming courses in the club.

Foundation Award Course

Award One Child Course



2015 Membership Now Due

Membership for 2015 is now available to pay online. Please go to our membership page for details as to how to pay.

Strictly The Sequel -- Sponsorship Opportunity

We currently have a fantastic sponsorship opportunity for anyone who is intersted.., If you are interested please contact Grainne Nolan @ 087 9473625 or email gcnolan@hotmail.com

Don't delay, this may not be available for too long ;-)


Siúltóirí Buadáin

Na Siúltoiri Buadáin welcome new members.
The requirements for membership are as follows:

  • Reasonable Level of Fitness
  • Good Walking Boots and Raingear
  • Full/Associate membership of Ballyboden St Enda's Gaa Club
  •  Membership of Mountaineering Ireland.

Contact Therese Keville re-membership.
Mobile: 0876175421    Email: tkeville@eircom.net

Bar Entertainment

Boden Boys Play in Dubs Stars

5 Boden Boys were on the Dublin team which took part in the Annual game V  Dubs Stars.  Well done to Conor Dooley, Stephen O' Connor, Simon Lambert, Conor Robinson and James Roche. The Dubs Stars got the better of Dublin on this occasion (3 18 to 2 13).

Shane Durkin lined out for the Dubs Stars.

Click here for a report from dublingaa.ie

Ladies Football 2015

Applications are now invited for positions with the following teams for the 2015 season. Adult, Minor (u18)  and u16’s. Please note closing date Friday 2nd January.More here

Boden News 2014

The 2014 Boden News Annual is now available in the bar. Thanks to all those who contributed to make it happen, we hope you, the members, enjoy the highlights of the year.

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from the Communications Committee.smiley

Important Notice Re: Changes to Club Membership Payment

Please see this importance letter from Club Chairperson, Brendan Moran, on the changes to payment of club membership from 2015 onwards.

Pool Competition

The draw for the first round of the pool competition has been completed & is posted on the notice board in the pool room.


Latest from Twitter

U21 Footballers through to semis

Our U21 football put on a display that will live long in the memory on Saturday against 2013 champions Na Fianna. A big Boden crowd were there in support and the team didn't disappoint running out emphatic winners by 4-14 to 1-11. Crokes are next up in the semi-final.


Minor B's edged out in semis

Our Minor B's went out of the Championship with their heads held high today, falling to St.Oliver Plunketts by 2-11 to 2-07. A great effort by players and mentors alike.

U15 Hurlers do the Double

Congratulations to our U15A Division One Hurling Championship and now League Winners. 

Ballyboden beat Lucan Sarsfields in Bray Emmets on Sunday to clench their second title this year. Well done to all the lads and their mentors 

Academy Notice

Please see HERE for important info for Academy Parents regarding the Indoor Hall Sessions which begin this Sat Nov 15th.

Boden Theatre Group - Thank You


The Boden Theatre Group would like to sincerely thank everyone who came to see "Many Young Men Of Twenty" over the four night run. The audiences were amazing and graciously gave the cast and crew a standing ovation each night. The feedback from the audiences was excellent so we hope they come back to see the group perform "Dancing At Lughnasa" in March 2015. We would also like to thank the club for giving us the hall for rehearsals and for the week of the play to prepare and set up the stage.

U16 Ladies Div.1 claim the Double!

Congratulations to our U16 Div.1 footballers who followed up their first ever Championship by winning the League title yesterday against a gallant Kilmacud Crokes side. A point down at half time, the girls put in an heroic second half performance to win by 9 points in front of a great crowd in PUM. Well done to all the players and management. Final Score 4-13 to 4-04.

U15B Hurlers win Division 3 League

Congratulations to our U15B Hurlers on their 2:8 to 2:4 win over Rialto Gaels in the League Division 3 Final on Sunday morning.... no mean feat when you consider the boys had finished in position 4 on the league table. Well done to all the lads and their mentors

Boden U16 Hurlers win Hurling Championship Title

Congratulations to our Under 16 Hurlers on winning Division One Hurling Championship yesterday in O' Toole Park. They have made history by doing the double having won the Football Championship Title in May of this year.

Well done to all the lads and commiserations to St Brigids

Senior Camogie Win 5 in a row!

Congratulations to our Senior Camogie ladies as they completed a magnificient 5 championships in a row.

Membership Card - Bar Pricing

Important Reminder: As and from Monday October 6th, Members will need to produce their membership card to avail of lower bar pricing. Please see this important notice from Club Chairperson, Brendan Moran, regarding the changes in bar pricing for members. For those Adult Members who have yet to receive their card please contact either your playing section or email Liam Carter (registrar@bodengaa.ie)

New Garda Vetting Forms

The new Garda Vetting forms and guidelines can all be downloaded from our forms page. Please click here.

Security Message from Club Chairperson

Measures  are  being  implemented   that  will   improve  Security  policies  for Training  and  Match  day  events. However on  specific  occasions at  Pairc Ui Mhurchu  where social  or  other events are  taking  place, we  do  need volunteers to  patrol the  car  park  area. If sufficient people  volunteer for  this  work, it  is  envisaged that they would only be  called  upon  twice a year [max]  for such security. Training & security detail will be provided as  part  of  this  programme. Could people advise our General Manager, Noel Sheridan  at  087 2933829 or email noelpsheridan@yahoo.co.uk, if you  wish  to become a volunteer. In  this regard, as  Chairman, I have put my own name forward as  a volunteer.

Brendan Moran, Club Chairperson

Coaching and Games Development Plan 2014

Please find attached the "Coaching & Games Development Plan 2014". The plan has been formulated in conjunction with the Coaching & Games Executive and was passed by the Club Executive last week.

Upcoming Social Events

 Click on the title of any event below for more details.


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