CLASH OF THE CODES AS LETTERKENNY PREPARES FOR LORD OF THE RING 4

first_imgThere will be no holds barred when St. Eunans GAA Club and Letterkenny Rugby Club square up to eachother at this years Lord Of The Rings. The clubs have decided to join up to raise funds for both sports in what is the best night of entertainment in Letterkenny. Each club will have 17 boxers from their perspective clubs lined up to fight each other on the night.Who will win on the night will be a close affair but one thing is for certain the public will be treated to some mouth watering encounters.Some of the names confirmed for the night include Ciaran Brogan County councillor, Jason Black owner of Voodoo nightclub, Chris Peoples the popular ESB man from Milford, Eamonn O’Boyle manager of St. Eunans and Charlie Mulgrew ex county footballer.The night itself is run by whitecollarboxing.ie from Dublin. Owner of the company Mr. Cathal O’Grady said he is delighted to be back in Letterkenny for the forth year running, “ I travel throughout Ireland organizing white collar boxing events and the event in Letterkenny is certainly up there with the best of them in terms of atmosphere and professionalism. It is certainly a night I look forward too.”Mr Danny Ryan who coaches the boxers said he was delighted to be associated with the event this year again.“The boxers will go through an extensive 7 week training programme and judging from the lineup it certainly going to be a ding dong night.”Boyd Robinson chairperson of the organizing committee said “ Its fantastic to put a new slant on the Lord of the Rings this year. Getting two clubs that need funds for day to day running and development makes fantastic sense in the present economic climate.“Not many towns can bring two sports like rugby and Gaelic together to the one venue for a function and it testament to the wonderful community spirit in Letterkenny that an event such as this can take place.The first 3 years have been sold out and I have no doubt this year will be the same. I am also delighted and would like to thank O’Gorman & Cunningham Solicitors who are our main sponsors for the event for the fourth year running.” The event will take place this year in the Mount Errigal Hotel on the 15th March 2013 and tickets are available for purchase at Charlie Robinson estate agents, Blakes Bar and the Mount Errigal Hotel,CLASH OF THE CODES AS LETTERKENNY PREPARES FOR LORD OF THE RING 4 was last modified: January 24th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:LETTERKENNY RUGBY CLUBLord of the Ring 4St Eunanslast_img read more

HEARTACHE AS BRAVE GLENSWILLY LOSE ULSTER CLUB FINAL

first_imgGLENSWILLY came oh so close to an incredible Ulster title at Healy Park in Omagh today.The Co Donegal champions took on the Derry champions Ballinderry in the showpiece final.Despite an incredible comeback – and a man of the match performance by talisman Michael Murphy – Glenswilly just found Ballinderry too hot to handle. The Glen men had gone into a stunning lead, with Murphy finding the net in the first seconds of the game.But Ballinderry clawed back, scored their own goal and went in half-time leading by four points 1-06 to 1-02.Murphy and Glenswilly came storming back at the start of the second half, this time Murphy providing a goal for Caolan Kelly.Ballinderry however came back again and scored a series of wonderful points from play, with Murphy trying to keep Glenswilly in touch with some great scores. But it wasn’t to be. Ballinderry won 1-13 to 2-06.The Glen men gave it their all – and can travel home to Donegal this evening with their heads held high. HEARTACHE AS BRAVE GLENSWILLY LOSE ULSTER CLUB FINAL was last modified: December 2nd, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:AIB Ulster FinalBallinderryglenswillylast_img read more