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Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin (Article 5)

May 14th, 2022

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin (Article 5)

Time for the Ladies to Shine

Allianz 5th and 6th Class Girls Football Participation Day(North/East Wicklow)

A Girls Football Participation Blitz for 5th and 6th class took part in Bray Emmets GAA Club on Thursday 12th May.  Schools represented included St. Laurence’s, Kilcoole, ScoilChualann, Ashford, Roundwood, St. Brigid’s, Gaelscoil naClocha Liath, Greystones Educate Together, Newtown, Kilmac, Greystones Community National School and St. Peter’s.  There were some great displays of teamwork and score taking as well as fast paced skilful football.

Thanks again to Dave Barry and Willie Braine of Bray Emmets and the Young Whistlers from Coláiste Ráithín andPres Bray who contributed hugely to the smooth running of the blitz.


South Wicklow Allianz 5th and 6th Class Girls Football Participation Day

Simultaneously a Girls Football Participation Blitz for 5th and 6th class took place in Ballinakill for the ladies in the south of the county.  Schools represented included Annacurra, Aughrim, Gaelscoil, Ballyconnell, Moneystown, Nun’s Cross, Carnew, St. John’s SNS, Avoca, Réalt na Mara, Laragh and Crossbridge.  Again there were entertaining games and great skills on show.  Thanks to Darren Hayden, GDA, for all his assistance in the smooth running of the blitz.


The Clash of the Ash is Next

Allianz 5th and 6th Class Hurling Participation Day(North/East Wicklow)

A boys hurling participation blitz for 5th & 6th class will take place on Thursday 19th May at 11.45am in Bray Emmets GAA Club. Matches will be 9 a-side but can be adjusted depending on the numbers of both teams. 

Date: Thursday 19th May

Time: 11:45am

Location: Bray Emmets GAA Club

Please let Brendan Doyle (Hurling Officer) know via email/WhatsApp (086 0782403) by Tuesday 17th May if your school will be in attendance and, if so, how many teams you will be sending. 

Exact details & fixtures will be sent the day before the blitz once we have all the teams that are participating. 

*Team mentors may be needed to referee some games.

If there is enough interest from schools in the South & West of the county, we can make alternative arrangements to hold a blitz on the same date closer to your location. 


South Wicklow Allianz 5th and 6th Class HurlingParticipation Day

Date: Thursday 19th May

Time: Time to be confirmed

Location: Ballinakill

Matches will be 7 a-side

Contact Padraig Murphy (0873481540) if interested


Allianz 5th and 6th Class Camogie Participation Day

26th May11:45 a.m.Bray Emmets (North Wicklow)

Ballinakill (South/West Wicklow)

*Schools will be contacted by email before the event and they can decide which venue suits them best to attend


No Sports Day This Year

Just a reminder that there is no Sports Day happening this year due to scheduling issues caused by covid and a lack of availability of substitute cover for organising teachers. This year priority was given to 5th and 6th class participation blitzes as well as the skills competition. Many thanks to all our volunteers who have ensured that these games have gone ahead safely and that the children have really enjoyed themselves.


National Cumann na mBunscol Week

13th – 17th JuneDetails to follow by email

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