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Revised Fixture List

July 07, 2020
Following the decision to cancel the Mayo Senior Leagues for 2020, the following is a revised timetable of fixtures for adult teams.July 17/18/19 Games return with Round 1 of the Michael Walsh Leagues.July 24/25/26 Round 2 of the Michael Walsh LeaguesAugust 31/1/2 - Round 1 Connacht Gold SFC & Egan Jewellers IFCAugust 7/8/9 - Round 2 Connacht Gold SFC & Egan Jewellers IFCAugust 21/22/23 - ..

The Sloyan Family Support

June 26, 2020
Last month we lost a great friend when we learned of the untimely passing of Darragh Sloyan. Darragh had an endearing personality and his time at our club will always be fondly remembered. The strong friendships formed went far past the football pitch.A Facebook page and idonate have been established as a means of providing practical assistance and support for Darragh's wife Lorraine and child..

Return To Play Information

June 21, 2020
As the country continues to gradually reopen in line with health guidelines, we are delighted that club activities will be returning in the coming weeks.However, with this return to activity we must also be aware that we must strictly follow all relevant guidelines in how we approach training and matches.We will continue to update our players and members in the coming weeks with regard to training..

Return to Games Roadmap Mayo CCC

June 10, 2020
Following the publication of the Guidelines on Safe Return to Gaelic Games published by the GAA on Friday last the Competitions Control Committee (CCC) of Mayo GAA held a meeting on Monday June 8th. In light of our reduced playing season please find attached the  Senior, Intermediate and Exclusive Junior Championship Groupings for 2020 as per draw on March 9th last and the Revised League Stru..

Darragh Sloyan R.I.P

May 20, 2020
All at Castlebar Mitchels are deeply shocked and saddened to learn of the sudden passing of former player Darragh Sloyan.Darragh joined our senior team from his native Kiltimagh in 2009 and was a star player on our run to the county final in 2010. His wonderful character and personality led to many great, longlasting friendships being formed. He will be sorely missed by all who had the pleasure of..

Minding Your Mental Health

April 25, 2020

April Quiz - Week 4 Answers

April 24, 2020
Which GAA President officially opened the new extension to An Sportlann in 2003?Sean KellyIn what year did we win our second County Senior Football Championship?1903Who captained our Senior team to County and Connacht club championships in 2013?Donie NewcombeIn what year were Pairc Josie Munnelly & Pairc Gerry McDonald dedicated?2010Two Mitchels players won an All-Ireland U21 championship for ..

Best Wishes to Pat McDonnell

April 19, 2020
All at Castlebar Mitchels GAA Club wish Pat McDonnell a speedy recovery following his recent accident.Pat is a valued and respected member of the club who, on big match days can be seen selling programmes and helping out in whatever way possible. Pat is also one of our under 8 coaches who gives freely of his time to promote and develop football within the club.We are delighted to hear that Pat is ..

April Quiz - Week 3 Answers

April 17, 2020
In what year did Castlebar Mitchels purchase the grounds now known as Elverys Mac Hale Park – 1928, 1930, 1932?1930How much did Mitchels pay for the lands that are now MacHale Park - £400, £650, £900?£650Who is the first Mitchels Player to win GAA/GPA All Star Award?Paddy DurcanWho is the first Mitchels player to win Club Provincial Player of the Year Award - Connacht..

April Quiz - Week 2 Answers

April 10, 2020
1. When did Mitchels win their first County Senior Championship?18882. In what years did Mitchels win their first three-in-a-row County Senior Championships?1930/1931/19323. Which Mitchels player won TG4’s Goal of the Year Award in 2015 – Neil Douglas, Barry Moran, James Durcan?Neil Douglas4. Who captained our 1993 County and Connacht winning side that would reach our first All Ireland..