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The Shop Tug of War

The Shop Tug of War Club hosted the final round of the Munster League on Sunday, 25th May 2014 in Borrisoleigh GAA ground.

The Shop Tug of War Club hosted the final round of the Munster League on Sunday, 25th May 2014 in Borrisoleigh GAA ground.

The local club received an overwhelming show of support and wish to thank all teams who turned out and competed on the final day in Borrisoleigh. ‘The Shop’ enjoyed a great finale as they topped the league table in both the lightweight & heavyweight categories!

Strength & Conditioning Coach Kevin Murray, Borrisoleigh, who is also World Masters Strongman competitor, put on an impressive display of weight lifting showcase, including lifting some illegally parked cars. Local student Patricia O’Halloran who is trained by Kevin also amazed the crowd performing a 140kg ‘dead lift’, an amazing show of strength from Patricia! Huge Thanks to Kevin for his support and the club would like to wish him every success in the future.

The Shop Club would like to express their sincere thanks to John Tarpey of Supermacs, Thurles for his time and effort on behalf of the club leading up to the competition and supporting the event on the day. Thanks to all concerned, it was a great success.

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