The annual Gerry Mannion Memorial pool tournament will take place this Friday, 3rd June in Charlie’s Bar (formerly the Church Street Station), Roscommon.
Family, relations, friends and associates of the late Gerry will gather to compete in the fifth year of this memorial pool tournament. Gerard Mannion (RIP, 2002) is the son of Marty Mannion (RIP) and Phil Mannion, Four Roads.
This is a singles tournament and will comprise of approximately 30 players, all of whom are family, relations, friends and associates of Gerry.
The first round will be the best of three frames while the semi-finals and final will be the best of five frames. There will be no entry fee – however donations will be gratefully accepted and the profits from the night will go towards The Ronald McDonald House which provides a home-away-from-home for families of seriously ill children who are hospitalised or undergoing extended treatment at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital, Crumlin. Last year a total of €650 was raised on the night. Proceedings start at 8 pm this Friday and everyone is welcome on the night.