COOKSTOWN Olympic who this season will be sponsored by Moe’s Bar, Cookstown, will start their pre-season training on Tuesday 17th July with a session from 8pm on grass pitch 4 at the Mid Ulster Sports Arena and another session on Thursday 19th at the same venue and time.
Training will then continue every Tuesday and Thursday.
The list of pre season friendlies so far are an away match on Saturday 21st July against Dungannon Rovers and then away on Saturday 4th August away to FC Ballynure. More pre-season friendlies are currently being planned and will be announced in the near future. This season Cookstown Olympic intend to play on the grass surface at Beechway for all their league games and it is anticipated that their league season will kick off around 25th August.
At the start of this new season Cookstown Olympic once again extend an open invitation to any footballer who wants to take part in their pre-season training so that the management and coaching staff can have an opportunity to assess their ability. Cookstown Olympic will be playing in Division One in the Ballymena Provincial League which is a very competitive league against the likes of Ballymoney Utd Res, Glebe Res, Ballyclare Comrades Res and there will be a referee appointed in all matches and also a number of cup games in this league as well as the Mid Ulster Shield.