2022 Event Calendar

The St Francis Credit Union Clare Community Games calendar for 2022 is starting to take shape.

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Please refer to calendar below or Community Games website for further details on specific events.

Event Closing Date for ORS * Event Date and Time Venue Age Categories and other details
2021 All Star Awards Not Applicable Fri 27th May, 8pm Treacy's West County

Restricted Event: Limited to All Stars, Parents and Siblings only.  Congratulations to the 23 All Stars representing 14 different areas across Clare. See full list of All Stars

Camogie Mon 23rd May Sat 4th June, 9:30-12:30 Kilmaley GAA Pitch Camogie Information - see Full Results
County Swimming Finals Wed 1st June Fri 10th June, 5-7pm Ennis Swimming Pool Swimming Information See County Swimming Information. Results
Art Mon 6th June Fri 10th June, 6-7pm drop off Treacy's West County Hotel Art Information. NOTE: For the art competition, each area should bring their top two entries in each age category for boys and girls to the hotel at date/time shown. Results
U10 Gaelic Football Mon 30th May Sat 11th June Lissycasey GAA Pitch Gaelic Football Information. Results
Chess Tues 31st May Sun 12th June, 2-5pm Treacy's West County Hotel Chess Information. Results
Handwriting (incl. U14 County only competition) Wed 8th June Wed 15th June, 8-9:30pm drop off Treacy's West County Hotel Handwriting Information. Results.
Quiz Fri 10th June Thurs 16th June, reg @ 6pm, quiz 7-9pm Newmarket-on-Fergus Community Hall Quiz Information. Results
Draughts Fri 3rd June Fri 17th June, 6pm Sixmilebridge Draughts Information. Results.
Talent (and Choir, depending on numbers) Thurs 9th June Sat 18th June Quin Hall, Quin Solo Talent Information and Group Talent Information. Talent Results. Choir Results.
County Athletics Finals Sun 19th June Sat 16th July, 9:30am-6pm O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Athletics Information. County Draw/Numbers. Download Programme. County Athletics Results.
Tag Rugby U11 Wed 22nd June Wed 29th June, 6pm reg, 6:30pm kick off O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Tag Rugby Information. Results.
Tag Rugby U14 Wed 22nd June Fri 1st July, 6pm reg, 6:30pm kick off O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis

Tag Rugby Information. Results.

Model Making Fri 24th June Fri 1st July, drop off 6:15-7pm Treacy's West County Hotel Model Making Information. Results.
GIrls U12 & U14 Football Fri 1st July Sat 9th July (U14 - 9:30am, U12 - 1pm) Lissycasey GAA Club Gaelic Football Information. Results.
Munster Chess & Draughts Finals   Sat 2nd July, 11am Ballybrown Community Centre, Clarina, Co. Limerick  Results.
Munster Athletics Regional Finals Sun 10th July Sat 23rd July O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Top 4 children from County Finals progress to Regional Finals. Results.
Girls Outdoor Soccer - U15 Wed 27th July Thurs 11th Aug, 6pm OKO Kilmihil People's Park Astro Turf Soccer Information. Draw and Details. Results.
Girls Outdoor Soccer (7 a side) - U12 Wed 27th July Wed 10th Aug, 6pm KO Kilmihil People's Park Astro Turf Soccer InformationDraw and DetailsResults.
Boys Outdoor Soccer - U12 Wed 27th July Tues16th and Wed 17th Aug, 6pm Newmarket Celtic ground.
Soccer Information. Draw and Details. Results.
Hurling Fri 29th July Sun 14th Aug. Reg 8:45 to 9:15 am Sixmilebridge GAA Club Main FIeld Hurling Information. Draw and Details. Results.
National Track & Field Finals ** Sun 31st Jul (Field) and Sun 7th Aug (Track) Sat 13 August Carlow IT Sports Campus

Top 4 in Regional Finals progress to National Finals in Track and top 2 in field events. Results.

Rounders Fri 5th Aug Sat 20th August. Reg 9:30am Cappa Lodge, Sixmilebridge Rounders Information. Results.
PItch and Putt - U16 Boys and Girls Sat 20th Aug Sat 27th Aug, Reg 9:30 for 10am start Kilnamona Pitch & Putt Club Pitch and Putt Information. Results.
U13 Cross Country Wed 14th Sept Sat 17th Sept, Reg 9am for 9:30am start O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Cross Country Information. Note: National Finals in Navan on 8th October. Cross Country 1,200m U13/O11 Boys & Girls. Top 5 in each go through to National. Team Prizes, 1st-4th. (4 to score). NOTE: A child can only compete in either Cross Country or Mixed Distance Relay event. Results.
Mixed Distance Relays Wed 14th Sept Sat 17th Sept, Reg 9am for 9:30am start O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Mixed Distance Relays Information. Note: National Finals in Navan on 8th October. Boys and Girls U12/O10 400m + 600m. Boys and Girls U14/O12 600m + 800m. Top 3 in each distance go through to National, with 1 as a sub. NOTE: A child can only compete in either Cross Country or Mixed Distance Relay event. Results.
U10 Boys and Girls Relays Wed 14th Sept Sat 17th Sept, Reg 9am for 9:30am start O'Sullivan Park, Lees Road, Ennis Note that this is a county only competition. 4 x 250m relay. Results.
Marathon TBC TBC Kilmurry McMahon Labasheeda Marathon Information.
National Finals - Art/Cultural & Talent ** Sun 3rd July Fri/Sat/Sun 26-28 August Carlow Arts Centre - VISUAL Carlow Art, Modelmaking, Handwriting, Solo Talent, Group Talent, Debating, Chess, Culture Corner, Draughts, Projects, Choir, Quiz. Full Results.
Munster Preliminary Matches   Sat 3rd Sept University of Limerick  See Teams and Draws/Schedule.
Munster Semi Finals and Finals   Sat 10th Sept University of Limerick  See Full Results etc.
National Outdoor Team Event Finals ** Sun 28th Aug Sat 24th Sept UL Arena, University of Limerick

Swimming, GAA Football, Camogie, Hurling, Soccer, Tag Rugby, Rounders, Skittles, Marathon, Cycling on grass.

Full List of Competitors, Teams and Results.

National Cross Country & Mixed Distance Relays ** Sun 25th Sept Sat/Sun 8/9 Oct Navan Adventure Centre Mixed Distance Relay, Cross Country.  National Final Results.
National Pitch & Putt ** TBC Sun 9th Oct Westport Golf Club Pitch and Putt Information. National Final Results.
Clare Community Games All Star Awards Night (2022)   Fri 28th October Treacy's West County Hotel, Ennis All Star Recipients

* ORS: Community Games online registration system. Area secretaries must enter participant/team details fully and correctly on the ORS prior to the closing date.

** National Participation Rules: A child can take part in 1 individual and 1 team event in each of the National Finals weekends. A representative event will be considered as the child's individual entry. Representative Events are Cross Country, Mixed Distance Relay, Marathon, Debating and Projects U16. Each weekend is classed as a standalone weekend, so for example if a child participated in the Athletics Weekend on the 13th August, they can go on to participate in the Cultural weekend in the 27/28th August, Swim/Team weekend in September and the Cross Country/Pitch & Putt weekend in October.  Please also note the following:-

  • 4 children from each County can take part (4 girls and 4 boys) in our Regional Athletics Track Finals.
  • 1st; 2nd, 3rd and 4th place winners of our Regional Athletics Track Finals will take part in our National Finals.
  • 2 children from each County can take part in each Field Event (2 girls and 2 boys) at our National Finals. Field events go straight to National.
  • NB: Relay Events go straight to National (no Regional Finals).
National Finals Event Pricing
  • Please see below further clarification on the pricing for our events.
  • Participant ticket for Regionals is €10.
  • Spectator ticket for Regionals is 10.
  • OAPs and non-participating children accompanying adults for all events is Free of charge
  • National individual participant events is 12 .
  • National Spectator ticket (athletics, swimming, teams, arts and cultural) is 10.
  • Track relay and squads including subs is 12.
  • National Swimming participants is 12.
  • National Arts and Cultural participant is 12.
  • National Arts and Cultural additional event is 12.
  • National Team participant events is 15.
  • If a participant is competing for example in an individual track event and also a relay they must purchase both an individual and relay ticket. These tickets must be accompanied by at least one adult ticket. Likewise if a child is participating in only the relay event an adult ticket must be purchased with the relay ticket.
Affiliated areas for 2022
  • Ballynacally-Lissycasey
  • Broadford-Kilbane-Kilmore
  • Coolmeen
  • Cooraclare-Cree
  • Corofin-Kilnaboy
  • Cratloe
  • Doonbeg
  • Doora-Barefield
  • Ennis-St-Johns
  • Ennistymon-Lahinch-Liscannor
  • Feakle
  • Inagh-Kilnamona
  • Inch-Kilmaley-Connolly
  • Kilkishen
  • Killanena-Flagmount
  • Kilmihil
  • Kilmurry-McMahon-Labasheeda
  • Kilrush
  • Lisdoonvarna
  • Moylusa
  • Newmarket-on-Fergus
  • Quin-Clooney
  • Sixmilebridge-Kilmurry
  • Tulla
Events taking place in clare during 2022 

Subject to availability of event coordinators, referees, venues etc.

  • Athletics
  • Art and Model Making
  • Camogie
  • Chess
  • Cross Country
  • Draughts
  • Gaelic Football
  • Handwriting
  • Hurling
  • Pitch & Putt
  • Rounders
  • Skittles
  • Soccer
  • Solo Dancing
  • Solo Recitation
  • Solo Singing
  • Swimming
  • Table Quiz
  • Tag Rugby
  • Cycling on Grass
  • Debating
  • Choir
  • Culture Corner
  • Projects
  • Talent Group
  • Marathon
Events definitely not taking place in clare during 2022 
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Futsal
  • Gymnastics
  • Mini Rugby
  • One Wall Handball
  • Spike Ball
  • Table Tennis

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About us

Community Games is an independent voluntary organisation which operates through the local community to provide an opportunity for young people (6 to 16 years) to experience a wide range of sporting and cultural activities before concentrating and specialising in those most suitable and attractive to them. To get involved, contact your local area representative or contact the County Secretary to find out more.

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