Leitrim Supporters Club celebrate 25th anniversary

The Leitrim GAA Supporters Dublin Branch hold the 25th anniversary launch of the Supporters Club on Thursday, January 20, at 8 pm in the Herbert Park Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin.

The Leitrim GAA Supporters Dublin Branch hold the 25th anniversary launch of the Supporters Club on Thursday, January 20, at 8 pm in the Herbert Park Hotel, Ballsbridge, Dublin.

The 2011 Supporters Club will be launched by Drumkeerin native Joe Layden. Joe is well known to all Leitrim people as the founding Chairman of the Leitrim golf classic in Dublin. Joe, who is a successful businessman had an outstanding football career in the 1960s representing Leitrim, Connacht, Combined Universities and UCD and was the founding member of the Leitrim Golf Classic in 1990.

Declan Darcy, captain of Leitrim's Connacht winning team in 1994, will be our special guest on the night. A video looking back over the last 25 years will be shown on the night showing match highlights over the period and as many supporters as possible.

Leitrim GAA County Board Chairman Joe Flynn will address the meeting and he will be accompanied by the Leitrim Manager Mickey Moran.

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