Sport

Tennis Cup

The finalist of the John McCormack Cup, Colm Mason and Rosaleen Duffy pictured with the winners Eamonn Redmond and Fiona Carey. There was a great atmosphere as 20 competitive individuals competed for the John McCormack Cup, the first competition since the re-forming of Balrothery Tennis Club.


Lusk And Balbriggan Athletes Achieving Great Success

Following on from the success of our athletes last week as reported in the County Leader, our talented athletes are continuing to astound us. On August 29 and 30, 16-year-old Conor Graussick from Lusk captured two gold medals in the class A British International Taekwando Open Championship. Competing on the…


Great Week For Swords Duo

It was a memorable week for two Swords athletes who excelled themselves at their respective sports by bringing home world championship gold medals to the North County. Philip Martin who competed in the 17th World Transplant Games collected gold medal and silver medals in golf and swimming respectively. To round…


Registration Day At Rugby Club

Malahide RFC are expecting a record turn-out for their Registration Day on Sunday 6th September, There has been an unprecedented level of enquiries from parents wanting to enrol their children in what is, arguablythe best Rugby Clubhouse and grounds in Ireland! Malahide RFC have invested significantly in this new season…


North County Teen Set For World Final

A 16-year-old North County schoolboy beat off stiff competition from some of Ireland’s top computer gamers to win the Irish final of the World Cyber Games at The Digital Hub recently. Seán Walsh from Sutton, is one of the only people in Ireland currently playing computer games professionally. He has consistently…


Skerries Harps Pick Up Monthly Award

Skerries Harps GAA Club celebrated the announcement that they were Energise Sport and Topaz’s winning club for June.Skerries Harps GAA club received E2,000 worth of premium training equipment for their team.On hand to accept the prize were team-mates Mark Kirwan, Nigel Roy, Colin Clinton, Gerard Daly. Energise Sport and Topaz’s…


Portmarnock Tournament Keeps McKeon’s Flame Alight

The Colin McKeon Memorial 5-aside football Tournament saw 32 teams in the North County line up against each other to raise money for The Asthma Society of Ireland. This year marked the 13th year of the tournament, which began when pals of Portmarnock lad Colin McKeon came together to remember…


Glory Glory Malahide United

Glory for the Malahide under 15’s Dublin District Schoolboys League (DDSL), who are just back from the annual Catalonia Soccer Tournament, in Barcelona as champions. The County Leader recently highlighted the achievements of the team who have accomplished a huge step by qualifying to move on to under 16’s, in…