March 2013 archive

Mar 24 2013

What Dreams are made of!

At the tender age of 13 and 15 years, what a dream it would be to meet your hero, a worldwide star and one of the most recognised faces in your chosen sport…..tomorrow evening Ciara Sheedy and Jack Kavanagh will not only fufil that dream, but will perform alongside their hero. Born June 2nd 1986, …

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Mar 23 2013

In the Ring for Róisín

Swinford Boxing Club will hold a Novice Exhibition Show on Good Friday March 29th @ 8pm. Proceeds of the show will go towards Róisín Tansey’s speedy recovery. All the members wish little Róisín the very best, and we offer any support we can give to her family. Featuring on the bill for Róisín will be: …

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Mar 21 2013

Jack Kavanagh on Katie Taylor bill

    The good news keeps on coming….. Word just in that Jack Kavanagh will also be supporting Katie Taylor at the TF Royal on Sunday evening. This comes on the back of an announcement yesterday that Swinford’s Ciara Sheedy would be sharing the dressing room with Taylor. Kavanagh has been in a rich vein …

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Mar 20 2013

Ciara Sheedy on Katie Taylor bill

  It has been confirmed today that Ciara Sheedy will represent Swinford Boxing Club on the sold out Katie Taylor bill next Sunday night in the TF Royal Theatre in Castlebar. Earlier in the week Ciara was wondering how she would get a ticket to see Katie…..now she’ll be sitting next to her in the changing room! …

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Mar 18 2013

Swinford BC participate in annual St Patrick’s Day parade

  The rain didn’t dampen the spirits at today’s St Patrick’s day parade in Swinford. Preparations and lunch over at the Conway Gym and Fitness Centre it was time for the club to take to the streets along with participants from the local schools, clubs and businesses.                 …

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Mar 17 2013

Kavanagh is King of Connacht

    Jack Kavanagh lived up to his billing today by defending his Connacht title in style! Kavanagh travelled to Oughterard in confident mood and didn’t disappoint, conquering Patrick Lawrence of Eagle BC Westport, on a scoreline of 14 – 4. Nursing a tender thumb all week which had caused some concern amoung the coaches, …

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Mar 15 2013

St Patrick’s Day not the only big day this weekend!

Tomorrow morning Jack Kavanagh will step into the the four cornered ring, in the defence of his Connacht Boys title. A large travelling contingent from Swinford will descend on Oughterard to see if Kavanagh can live up to the favourites billing, and capture a second Connacht title in two years.  Kavanagh faces the experienced Patrick …

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