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Kilmeen & Kilbree GAA Notes

Junior Footballers are County Champions! After a thirty one year wait, Kilmeen’s junior footballers were crowned county champions! It was third time lucky for this team. This was their third final in the last four years. The result of this match was never in doubt. Kilmeen’s young guns ran at the Grange defence from the throw-in and they completely outclassed Grange from this point. Within ten minutes, Kilmeen lead by

Skibbereen golf report

Jack Lynch Golf Classic 2015 Thanks were expressed by the Skibbereen & West Carbery Golf Club Jack Lynch Committee Chair Hilda Hegarty at Sunday’s prizegiving night to the Jack Lynch 2015 committee, club captains Frank Ryan and Una Murray, competition secretaries Nuala Lupton & Liam Weadick, vice captains Liam Ennis & Maureen O’Regan, Bernie Ryan, Mary Crowley, Maura Dwyer, John McNamara, Charles McCarthy, John Field and all club volunteers for

Kilmeen & Kilbree GAA Notes

Juniors qualify for County Final! Kilmeen’s junior footballers have set up a clash with Grange in the Junior B Football Championship County Final.  Qualification came a little easier than generally expected against Kilbrittain in Bandon on Friday evening.  Kilmeen were always the dominant force in this encounter.  Kilbrittain were held scoreless in the first half and never really got going.  Kilmeen’s resilient defence  extinguished the opposition’s chances when they attacked,

West Cork sailors compete at ISAF Team Racing Worlds 2015

TWO Irish teams will represent Ireland in the upcoming ISAF Team Racing worlds in Rutland from the 18th to the 25th of July, teams from Britain, USA, Canada, Australia, Italy, Japan will also take part in the event divided into two groups, the Open Division and the Youth (U19) Division. 

Kilmacsimon RC notes

Club of the Day at Fourth SWCYRA Championship This year’s fourth SWYCRA Championship was held this Sunday, 12th July, in Castletownshend. Crowds gathered in this lovely venue to watch teams compete in the penultimate championship. Kilmacsimon crews kept the winning streak up, finishing the day with 7 Gold Medals; 5 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze Medals.

Galley Flash Notes

With two weeks respite from competitive action, rowers from GalleyFlash Rowing Club are looking forward to participating in the Cork County Coastal Rowing finals in Broadstrand, Courtmacsherry on Sunday, August 2nd. In the meantime the club host a ‘Quiz with a Difference’ in O’Donovan’s Bar, Fishers Cross on this coming Friday, July 17th at 9pm. This audio visual quiz promises to be a great night of entertainment with entry for

Kilmeen GAA Notes

Kilbree Camogie Club take the “road to Croker”   Kilbree Camogie Club’s U12 players travelled to Croke Park to take part in an All-Ireland blitz.  This team had already participated in a Munster Blitz in Semple Stadium (Thurles) in April. The girls and their supporters/mentors enjoyed a tour of the stadium and museum prior to taking to the field of play.  They thoroughly enjoyed all parts of the tour including

St Fachtna’s GAA underage notes

SAINT Fachtnas U12s travelled to St Colums grounds in Kealkil last Friday 3rd. With the loss of a few players at the last minute, due to injury & ill health, St Fachtnas started with 10 lads. In an evenly matched first half, St Fachtnas scored the first goal & point of the match, St Colums responded with 2 points. At half time St Fachtnas lead by 2 points. As the rain

Kilmacsimon Rowing Club notes

Club of the Day at Third SWCYRA Championship This year’s third SWYCRA Championship was held this Sunday, 5th July, in Union Hall. Crowds gathered on the pier to watch as teams from West Cork battled for their place in the Championship. Kilmacsimon crews were more accustomed to the calm conditions of Union Hall, bringing home 7 Gold Medals; 5 Silver Medals and 3 Bronze Medals.