As part of the ‘Ros Cré Beo’ festival a Hurling Skills Competition will take place in the Coláiste Phobal Sports Field (formerly CBS) on Saturday August 24th starting at 2pm for Primary Schools (under 12), 3pm for Secondary School students, (under 18), and 4pm for adults.
The Hurling skills will include one attempt at a 65’ (must be a goal or point), Sideline Puck (must be a goal or a point), Penalty (must score a goal on a well-known goalkeeper) and Poc Fada. The overall winner in each category will receive the ‘Cú Chulainn Perpetual Shield’. The cost will be J2 per event or €5 to enter all 4 events listed above.
There will be prizes for individual skills also. All monies along with your Name, Date of Birth (under 12 & 18 categories), Club/School name and contact/mobile number must be given to Tadhg Maher, 14 Newline, Roscrea (Co-Ordinator of the event) or handed into Coláiste Phobal Secondary School by Friday 2nd August. Entry forms can be downloaded from the website www.roscreabeo.com. Entries will not be accepted on the day.
This promises to be a fun day for all so we hope as many as possible will come along and see who will be crowned the ‘Cú Chulainn’ Award winners 2013!