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Tipp competitors chase gold at first national finals weekend

Community Games

Community Games

Children from all over County Tipperary are excited and looking forward to the first week-end of the HSE Community Games National Finals which will take place in Athlone I.T. on this coming weekend, Friday, May 27 to Sunday, 29.

Nine year old Shane Carew, Lattin-Cullen is hoping for a hat trick in the Art competition. He recently achieved this feat at county level and we are very hopeful that Shane will go on to win his third All Ireland gold medal. Lattin-Cullen have the largest number of competitors overall attending the finals.

Cianan Lawlor, St Mary’s, Clonmel will represent Tipperary for the fifth time.

St Mary’s area are also involved in the Choir, Drama and Handwriting events.

The county are very proud of all of the following Tipperary representatives. We wish them the very best of luck.

Under 14 Quiz:

Ballingarry. Aoibhe O’Shea, Ciara Hennessy, Aoife Vaughan Laura Lannigan.

Cross Country:

Boys Under 12: Jack Fallon, Declan Ryan, both Moycarkey-Borris, Gearoid Murphy, St Flannans, Kieran Moloney, Fred Crowley, Kevin Bracken, all Thurles

Boys Under 14: Eoin Troy, Eamonn Troy, Patrick Harding, Kieran Hennessy, all Gortnahoe-Glengoole; Declan Leamy, Silvermines. Carl Williams, Cloughjordan

Girls Under 14: Katie Tobin, Gortnahoe; Lorraine Doyle, New-Inn; Aimee Ryan, Anna Duane, Mary Teehan, all St Flannans.


Boys Under 8:

Robert Mullins, Lattin Cullen

Boys Under 10:

Shane Carew, Lattin Cullen

Boys Under 12:

Seamus O’Grady, Lattin Cullen

Boys Under 14:

Cianan Lawlor, St Mary’s Clonmel

Girls Under 8:

Aine Carew, Lattin Cullen

Girls Under 10:

Ailis Kennedy, Ballinahinch/Killoscully

Girls Under 12

Emma Fitzsimons, Silvermines

Girls Under 14

Noelle Looby, Lattin Cullen

Girls Under 16

Carrie Whelan, Newport.

Model Making

Under 10

Denise Cullagh, Silvermines; Jack Beane, Cloughjordan

Under 12

Laoise Looby, Lattin Cullen; Joe Keyes, Silvermines

Under 14

Maura Keyes and Colin Dillon both Silvermines.

Talent Competitors

Individual Events

Solo Dancing: Aoife Ryan Lattin-Cullen

Solo Singing: Emer Carew, Lattin-Cullen

Solo Music: Colm Slattery, Burgess-Youghlarra.

Recitation: Aodhan Ryan, St Flannans.

Team Events

Group Dance Modern or Contemporary:Silvermines:-

Set Dancing: St. Flannan’s:

Modern Disco Dancing

Clerihan: Rosie Mai Fitzgerald, Chelsey O’Mahony, Zoe McKell, Amy Higgins, Rachel Browne,Ciara Laste.

Group Music: Burgess-Youghlarra:


St Mary’s: Katherine O Lionsigh, Aoife Delaney Reade, Annie Cotter, Sorcha Griffin.

Group Singing, Silvermines


St Mary’s, Clonmel- Livvy O’Brien, Ali Corcoran, Leah Lambe, Sine Landers, Katelin McGrath, Roisin Kirby, Anline Mariya Sunny, Angel Rose Sunny, Aoife Walsh, Ciara Borg, Lucy Whelan, Ciara Murphy, Eliza Badyna, Jordanna Harte, Lauren O’Connell, Sinead Gaughran.


U10 Boys Joseph James, St Mary’s, Clonmel

U10 Girls Jemimah Orias, St Mary’s, Clonmel.

Project Under 16, St Flannans:

U15 Boys Handball Team:

Cashel:- Jonathan Walsh, Kevin Ryan, Adam White Dempsey, Daniel Hayes, Adam Kennedy. Manager John O’Donoghue.

Forthcoming Events

The closing date for all Athletics enteries with the County Secretary, Kathleen England, Mount Butler, Roscrea is Friday, June 3.

Late entries will not be accepted.

Rounders County Finals

The county finals of Rounders will take place in Roscrea on Saturday, June 4. Skittles will be held in Hillview Sports Centre, Clonmel on Sunday, June 5.

All four GAA finals in Semple Stadium on Monday June 6.

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