MMD Spring Series KYC, Day 3 The penultimate day of the MMD Spring Series proved to be the wildest day so far with several dramatic broaches on the race course. Fortunately all returned to shore safely with nothing more serious than a few ripped sails. The Committee boat remained inside the harbour for some shelter which was a wise decision as some competitors recorded gusts of 34 knots. Meridian (Tom
The Kilmeen U10 footballers took part in the second Monster Football Blitz of the year in Clonakilty on 19th April. The Kilmeen team played Rosscarbery, Barryroe and Castlehaven and performed exceptionally well in all their matches. They should be very proud of themselves! Team: Oisin O’Sullivan, Bryan Buttimer, Ethan Buttimer, Conor O’Sullivan, Neil O’Sullivan, Ryan Jennings, Ethan Jennings, Micheal Keohane, Sam Bailey, Eoin O’Sullivan, Joe Bailey, George Cannon, Caoimhe Murphy,
EIGHT athletes from Bandon AC attended Athlone recently for the U12-U19 National Juvenile Indoor Championships having qualified from the Munster Championships in Nenagh three weeks earlier.
County Senior Football Championship (Divs/Colls) 20/04/2014 Beara 0-15 vs 1-17 Seandun Rochestown Park Hotel Div. 1 Football League 20/04/2014 Newcestown 0-16 vs 0-6 Naomh Aban O Donovan Rossa 3-12 vs 1-10 Ilen Rovers 19/04/2014 St Finbarrs 2-12 vs 1-14 Castlehaven Division 2 Football League 20/04/2014 Dohenys 1-7 vs 0-12 Beal Athan Ghaorthaidh 19/04/2014 Ballincollig 0-13 vs 1-5 Kiskeam Division 3 Football League 20/04/2014 Grenagh 0-15 vs 0-5 Ballinora Na
West Cork League Friday, 18 April 2014 West Cork League Premier Division Skibbereen 7-0 Sullane
Munster Junior Cup Cashel 5, Clonakilty 21 Skibbereen 13, Clonmel 26
Kilmeen Kubs Nursery Programme Graduation 11th April 2014 in Kilmeen NS! The “Kilmeen Kubs” Nursery Programme is a hurling, camogie and football coaching programme. This programme is a joint venture run by Kilmeen National School and Kilmeen & Kilbree GAA Club. The programme was originally launched in February 2013. The launch of the second year of this successful venture took place in February 2014.
MMD Spring Series 2014 KYC Racing was overshadowed by the sad passing of former Scora Commodore Vinnie O’Shea. Vinnie had been a great supporter of Kinsale Yacht Club and was well known as the Skipper of Yanks & Francs. A minutes silence was held as a mark of respect prior to the start of racing. KYC Commodore Finny O’Regan extended his sympathy to Vinnie’s family on behalf of all the members
This year, for the first time since 1995 Clonakilty will host a Stage-end Finish of the 2014 An Post Rás 8 Day International Cycle Race. The Rás is included on the prestigious Union Cycliste Internationale Calendar of Cycle races. As such it is eligible to award world ranking points required by National Federations to qualify for participation in the Olympic Games and World Cycling Championships. On Thursday 22nd May starting
Following on from Beara’s first small team of 6 swimmers in 2013 this year the area entered a team of 18. Children qualified for their places at the trials held in early February. For the majority of the children taking part this was their first swimming competition and, for some, their first time in a 25m pool.