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Visit from Galway Players

Today was an extra special day when Jason Flynn and Davy Glennon visited Clontuskert accompanied by not one but four cups won by Galway teams in 2017. They brought the Liam McCarthy Cup, (All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship) Bob O’ … Continue reading

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Galway Spikeball Finals 2018

Thanks to Mr. Foran for the report.
On Friday, 26th January a team from the school took part in the Galway finals for Spikeball. We had a mixed team and there were eleven other teams in our competition broken into three … Continue reading

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Rugby Blitz in Ballinasloe Rugby Club

Thanks to Tiernan Regan, our school Rugby coach, who organised a Rugby Blitz for us in Ballinasoe Rugby Club today. We had a wonderful day! Ballinasloe Eugby Club extended is a great welcome in the clubhouse with hot chocolate and … Continue reading

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Rugby training with Tiernan Regan

Today we began Rugby Training with Tiernan Regan. Tiernan plays with Loughrea Rugby and is working with Ballinasloe Rugby and Connacht. The Seniors will train for November and the Juniors for December.

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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.

Captain David Burke visited Clontuskert in June. He … Continue reading

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Visit from Galway Captain David Burke

Today David Burke came to our school. He came into our classroom to talk to us about what he does. As well as playing for the Galway Hurling team he is a teacher in St. Brigid’s College Loughrea as a … Continue reading

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Operation Transformation 10@10

Today at 10am we all trooped out to the school basketball court. Across the country schools and clubs were taking part in the Operation Transformation 10@10 and Clontuskert was amongst them.
5th and 6th class worked yesterday to make teams and … Continue reading

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Billy Byrne Cup

Huge congratulations go to this term’s chosen recipient of the Billy Byrne Cup for 2016. She received the award for being an excellent team player who has an excellent attitude and always gives 100% effort in sport. She is an … Continue reading

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Sports Day

Today we took part in an action packed Sports Day in Clontuskert. All classes participated from Junior Infants to 6th class. The new Junior Infants came to visit and took part in the novelty races.
Thanks to students, staff and parents … Continue reading

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Football Blitz

Today St. Augustine’s N.S. hosted a football blitz at Clontuskert pitch.
We played two very tough matches against Kilglass N.S. and Clonfert N.S. We made some great passes and scores but we just missed out on a place in the … Continue reading

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