A meeting of the County Executive took place in Thurles to plan for the winter games programme. Areas are asked to put on their thinking caps during the festive season to establish the teams they wish to enter in these games. Please do not enter teams if in doubt that they exist as this leads to a lot of confusion when arranging games. Closing date for all area affiliation is December 29 and closing date for all teams to be included in the winter team draw is January 6, 2012.
Events on the winter programme are as follows: Teams: Badminton U15 Mixed. Chess, U12, and U16, Cross Country-Mixed distance relays, U12 and U14, Choir, U13 and U16, Culture Corner, U15, Draughts U10, U12, U14
Handball U13, and U15, Projects U11, and U13, Soccer Indoor U13 and U15, Table Tennis U13 and U16, Drama U14, Table Quiz U14. All events are for boys and girls unless stated otherwise ie. Badminton is mixed, Drama and Table may be all boys, all girls or mixed. Talent Competitions cater for Group dancing, singing, set dancing, music and disco dancing.
Individual Events:- Art, and Model Making, from U8, 10, 12, 14 and 16. Cross Country U 13, Handwriting and Individual events in Talent ie., Dancing, singing, and music. Children are sure to find something to their taste from this extensive programme.
The dates and venues for County Finals:
Talent - St Flannan’s, Dunkerrin February 18.
Juvenile Quiz in Thurles March 2
Art and Model Making in Silvermines March 10, this venue is to be confirmed so if any area in south Tipperary wish to host it they may still apply to the county secretary, Kathleen England, 0505-21776.
Cross Country in Thurles on March 23.
Projects in Roscrea March 24.