Cork Primary School Skills Finals 2017


This years Cork Primary School Skills Finals in both Hurling and Football took place in Nemo Rangers on Friday 2nd June starting at 10am for the football and 1pm for the hurling.

There were finals in hurling and  football and all schools were invited to send in a team of 3 boys to represent their school in each code. The top teams from todays competition in the hurling and football will now proceeded to the Munster finals in Mallow on June 7th representing Cork against the other top teams from Kerry, Clare, Waterford, Limerick and Tipperary

Each team of 3 boys had to complete the different skills with points added for each skill successfully completed.
Hurling – Solo with ball on hurley between poles, Long puck, Passing skills, Sideline cuts, Striking from the hand over the crossbar

Football – Solo with ball between poles, Free taking, Passing skills, Kicking from the hand over the crossbar

The Winners of the 2017 Cork Primary School Football Skills finals were
Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire, Buttevant

The Winners of the 2017 Cork Primary School Hurling Skills finals were
Beaumont Boys School

 

The schools who registered to take part in the Hurling finals are listed below, sadly  some schools couldn’t make the finals due to other commitments.
Ballygiblin NS
Bandon Boys N.S
Bishop O Brien Bartlemy
Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh
Dungourney
Farran NS
Kilbrittain N.S.
Assumpta
Beaumont Boys
Clondrohid N.S,
Killavullen NS
Scoil Bhríde Rathcormac NS
scoil mhuire lourdes
Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire, Buttevant

The schools who registered to take part in the football finals are listed below, sadly some schools couldn’t make the finals due to other commitments
Dunderrow NS
Glandore n.s
Glandore N.S.
Kilmurry N.S.
Rathduff Ns
Assumpta
Beaumont Boys
Clondrohid N.S,
Killavullen NS
Scoil Bhríde Rathcormac NS
Scoil Mhuire lourdes
Scoil Mhuire na Trócaire, Buttevant

A big well done must go to Colm Crowley GDA who organised this years Skills competition along with the help of GDA’s Pat Spratt, Shane Supple and Games Manager Kevin O’Callaghan, we must thank Nemo Rangers for providing us with fantastic facilities today, and to all schools who took part, the pupils, their teachers who took part and to all parents who were there to support the players and who provided transport to and from the competitions well done and thank you.

Photos from Cork Skills Competition

Munster GAA Primary Schools Skills Competition

The Munster GAA Primary Schools Skills Competition will take place in Mallow next Wednesday June 7th at 11am. The winning team in both Gaelic Football and Hurling from each of the six counties will take part on the day. In all 12 Primary Schools will be represented. Each team will be tested on the different skills of their code (Gaelic Football & Hurling). The standard is expected to be very high and great credit is due to the different schools, clubs and counties that these students are representing.