Arklow Community Games 41 Years A Growing 1978/2019

Area P.R.O. James O’Reilly

17 Fernhill, Arklow, County Wicklow

Phone 0402-91085

Email [email protected]

Website www.arklowcg.org

27 young swimmers whose ages ranged from six to sixteen years excelled in their swimming performances when they represented Arklow Community Games at the 2019 county finals which took place recently at the Coral Leisure Swimming Pool Arklow

Gold, silver and bronze medal winners

Euan Millar, Sean Lawlor, Alex Muntean, Laura Bentley, Freya Millar, Danielle Lee, Lucy Bracken, Hazel Bentley, Caoimhe Nuzum, Emma Seckington, Freya Jenkinson, Cormac Cooke, Seanin Ni Chonchuir, Naoise Ni Chonchuir, Oscar Reid, Freya Muntean, Beatrice Zutuataite, Isla Millar, Zoe McCann, Emma Jane Reid, Eimear Lawlor, Sarah McCann, Rachel Mendoza, Alaoise Geraghty.

Congratulations and well done to our swimmers, coaches, parents, managers and sponsors.

And the best of luck to our competitors at the Gymnastics and Talent County Finals this Sunday in Arklow and Glenealy.

Entries for our 2019 Area Gymnastics and Talent activities have now closed.

We are now accepting entries for our 2019 area track and field activities such as sprints, long races, relays, long jump, long puck, shot putt, javelin, high jump, hurdles, discus. Open to girls and boys resident in the Arklow area and under the age specified on July 31st. 2019.

Age groups over six and under 8,10, 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16 years.

Programme of events and further information is available from Sadie O’Reilly at 91085 or email [email protected]

No entry fees.

Join our Arklow team and represent your area at the 2019 county track and field finals which will take place in Shillelagh on Saturday 15th. June 2019.

It is not the winning that is most important it is the taking part.

Arklow Community games are now accepting entries for their 2019 area talent activities such as Solo Singing, Solo Dance Modern/Disco, Solo Music, Solo Recitation, Group Drama/Comedy Sketch, Group Singing, Group Dance Modern/Disco, Group Music, Group Dance Irish Contemporary.

Age Groups – Girls and Boys over 6 and under 12 or over 12 and under 16 years.

Entries must be with Sadie O’Reilly 17 Fernhill, Arklow on or before Friday 29th of March, phone 0402 91085 or email [email protected]

Area swimming activity 2019 open to girls and boys resident in the Arklow area and under the age specified on July 31st 2019.

Competitors must be able to swim at least one length of pool.

Events

Under 8 & over 6 – one length of pool – Freestyle

Under 10 & over 8 – one length of pool – Freestyle

Under 10 & over 8 – one length of pool – Backstroke

Under 12 & over 10 – two lengths of pool – Freestyle

Under 12 & over 10 – two lengths of pool – Backstroke

Under 12 & over 10 – two lengths of pool – Breaststroke

Under 14 & over 12 – two lengths of pool – Freestyle

Under 14 & over 12 – two lengths of pool – Backstroke

Under 14 & over 12 – two lengths of pool – Breaststroke

Under 14 & over 12 – two lengths of pool – Butterfly

Under 16 & over 14 – two lengths of pool – Freestyle

Under 16 & over 14 – two lengths of pool – Backstroke

Under 16 & over 14 – two lengths of pool – Butterfly

Under 13 & over 10 – relay 4×1 lengths of pool – Freestyle

Under 16 & over 13 – 4x50m medley relay in this order backstroke, breaststroke, butterfly, freestyle

Area finals will take place if necessary.

Entries competitors name, address, date of birth and home telephone number must be with Sadie O’Reilly 17 Fernhill, Arklow, County Wicklow on or before Friday the 15th of March 2019.

Phone 91085 or email [email protected] for details

The county Wicklow swimming finals will take place at the Coral Leisure Swimming Pool Arklow on Saturday 30th of March 2019.

The national swimming finals will take place in Limerick on the weekend of the 25th, 26th of May 2019

Entries for our 2019 area art and hand writing competitions have now closed.

We are now accepting entries for our 2019 area swimming, gymnastics, talent and athletics activities which are open to girls and boys over six and resident in the Arklow area and under the age specified on July 31st 2019 sponsored by Arklow Credit Union ltd. Arklow Shipping and Arklow Gym Club.

For further information please contact Sadie O’Reilly at 91085 or Michael Kenny at 086-8090611 or email [email protected] or visit our website www.arklowcg.org