Category Archives: Hurling

Comhghairdeas Gaillimh!

Congratulations to the Galway Senior Hurling Team who are All Ireland Champions. We all really enjoyed the superb game of hurling yesterday and look forward to celebrating over the next few weeks.

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Gaillimh abú

Clontuskert students and teachers wish the best of luck to our Senior Galway Hurlers this weekend in Croke Park. Today we wore our Galway colours in school.

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Go Games in Kiltormer 

Today we took part in Go Games Hurling in Kiltormer pitch. Ger Moran, our trainer organised the games for ourselves, Kiltormer NS and Laurencetown NS. We were all split into mixed teams and played four matches each. We had great … Continue reading

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Hurling Training with Ger Moran

Today Ger returned to Clontuskert to work on skills such on ground striking, catching and hand passing. Ger will be with us every Monday from now on. 

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Galway Hurling Workshops

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Hurling with Ger Moran

The Seniors are training with Ger Moran today in the hall. 

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‘Hon the Tribesman

Best of luck to the Galway Minor and Senior Hurling Teams on Sunday from all the staff and students of Clontuskert NS! #KKvGAL
Gaillimh abú!

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Traditional Sport- Learn how to play hurling with Clontuskert

Learn the basics of the traditional Irish sport of hurling from Clontuskert students.
This film was made as part of our Comenius SHAPE European project.
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Billy Byrnes Memorial Cup Winner December 2014

Congratulations to the new winner of the Billy Byrnes Cup today. He was awarded the cup for his contribution to sport, especially soccer, hurling and Spikeball, his enthusiasm and encouragement of younger students. Comhghairdeas!

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The importance of physical exercise

6th class have arranged our lunch time sporting activities for September and October and worked with Ms. Byrne on a timetable for little break for games with Junior and Senior Infants. This all ties into our Health Promoting schools initiative … Continue reading

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