Thursday, May 6, 2010
BALLYMORE EUSTACE COMMUNITY GAMES It’s hard to believe a year has passed already and it’s time once more to get ourselves into gear for this year’s events. Those up and coming are as follows:- Art Competition The children’s art competition will take part in Scoil Mhuire after school from 3-4pm on Tuesday, 23rd February. The theme will be Community Games which covers a wide variety of events including track and field (athletics, high jump, long jump, shot put, ball throw, football, hurling, soccer, rugby, hockey, etc), basketball, badminton, swimming, table tennis, drafts, chess, table quiz, talent competition, choir, project and gymnastics - so there’s something to suit everyone! Paper and paint will be supplied and children can bring along their own colours as well. Age categories are U8, U10, U12, U14 and each child must put their name and date of birth on the back of their pictures. Entry is €2 per child. Cross CountryBallymore Eustace Cross Country Finals will take place at the GAA pitch at 3pm on Saturday, 27th February for U8, 10, 12, 13, 14 and 15. Entry is €2 per child.Athletics With track events due to be run off in April, training will commence around mid-March – firm date will be confirmed in the near future.Here’s hoping for a healthy, sporting year.For further enquiries you can contact Jarlath Gilroy, Chairperson, ), Ann Murphy Secretary () or Eithne Carter ().