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Munster Chess and Draught Finals 2022


St Francis Credit Union Clare Community Games will have three teams contesting the Munster finals in Chess on this Saturday 2 nd July in Ballybrown Community Centre, Clarina, Co Limerick. They will compete in U11, U13 & U16 competitions to win the honour to represent Clare and Munster in the National finals in Carlow in August. The opposition in all three finals are Clontead-Kinsale, Cork.

U11 - Newmarket-on-Fergus – Aoibheann Deans, Grainne Guinane, Max Kelly, Katherine Khan, Paidi Macormaic, Colm O’Laoghaire, Jeaic O’Laoghaire.

U13 - Doora/Barefield – Ultan Breslin, Donnacha Byrne, Patrick Carden, Courtney Flynn, Tadhg O’Gairbhith.

U16 - Ennis St John’s – Darragh Crowley, Misha Hudkov, Jack Mc Auliffe, Conall McCarthy, James Rochford, Dylan Rush, Stanislaw Ulbrych.


St Francis Credit Union Clare Community Games will be represented by just one team in the Munster Draughts finals on Saturday 2 nd July. The final will be held in Ballybrown Community Centre, Clarina, Co Limerick. It will be coordinated by Michael O’Brien from Limerick. Only two counties are participating this year. The Sixmilebridge/Kilmurry team will take on Ballincollig or Cork for the honour to represent Munster in National finals in Carlow in August. The opposition in Draughts is Ballincollig of Cork.

U12 - SIxmilebridge/Kilmurry - Ronan Gavin, Padraig Chaplin, Jack Willis, Hassan Abbas, Corie Mc Gowan, Aoibheann Chaplin, Holly Loughnane.

Best of luck to all the teams participating.

Munster Athletics Track Finals 2021

The Munster Community Games Athletics (track) Finals took place in Cork on 18th September.  Well done to all those who participated from Clare. Some great results were achieved with a total of 9 golds, 6 silver, 9 bronze and 3 pewter (4th place) medals.

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Munster Finals March 2013

March Munster Community Games Finals took place in Tralee on Saturday 30th March. Clare were well represented in the Munster finals at Tralee on Saturday. Seven teams and three individuals qualified to represent the county at the national finals in May.  Download original Munster Draw.

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Munster Finals 2014


Eight Munster titles for munstergroup Insurance Clare Community Games at the HSE Community Games Munster finals in UL on Sat 5th July. The games were held in glorious sunshine. Clare had the highest number of teams participating in the finals. All qualifiers now go forward to represent Clare in National Finals in August. All teams did extremely well with some just missing out by the narrowest of margins. Roisin Cahill retained her title in Judo. Roisin won a silver medal in the national finals last year & will be hoping to do as good if not better this time around. The U12 Chess team also retained their title since last year as did the Ennis St Johns U14 Draughts team. Doora/Barefield Mini Rugby team were winners & were presented with their medals by world renouned international referee George Clancy. He also presented Osgar O’Gorman with one of his international referees jersey. The Killanena/Flagmount camogie team overcame Burgess of Tipperary 9 – 6 in semi final. They met the Cork champions Carragline in the final. They were an evenly matched pairing with Clare leading 1 – 7 to 2 -2 at half time. The Killanena/Flagmount girls put on a great display to finish in first place on a score of 3 – 10 to 2 – 4. This was the first time that Killanena/Flagmount camogie ever qualified for the Munster finals. Killaloe girls Badminton team beat Moyvane/Knockanure of Kerry 2 – 1. Quin/Clooney U16 Skittles team also put in a great performance to beat Firies of Kerry to win their final. The Boys from Derg came tops in the U15 Boys One-Wall Handball event and Clare also had seven teams & two individuals in who finished in 2nd place.

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Munster Finals 2015


Clare Community Games were represented by thirty seven teams in the HSE Community Games Munster finals on Saturday 4th July.  They were held in University of Limerick hosted by Waterford executive committee.

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Official Sponsor

Please support our sponsors, your local credit union: St Francis Credit Union. Head Office: Friars Walk, Ennis, Co. Clare. Tel: 065-6828305, with branches in Shannon, Lissycasey, Clarecastle, Newmarket on Fergus, Sixmilebridge, Tulla, Kildysart and Kilmihil.

Opening Hours (Ennis): Mon: 10-1, Tue: 1:30-5, Thu: 10-5, Fri: 1-6:30, Sat: 9:30-1:45

Clare Community Games is affiliated with Aldi Community Games.

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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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