Abbey CBS Newry Grammar School

The Abbey Grammar School
77a, Ashgrove Road
Newry
Co Down, BT34 1QN
N Ireland
+44 (0) 28 3026 3142

Ulster Schools GAA School Skills

Date Posted: 12th April 2021

During Lockdown Ulster Schools GAA and Danske Bank ran a series of skills challenges for pupils to attempt.

The challenges were set by Ulster Schools GAA and Tyrone football star, Conor McKenna and Antrim Hurling’s, Ciarán Clarke.

The Abbey CBS Year 8 & 9 pupils rose to the challenges with several pupils posting videos online in both hurling and football.

Each week the participants were placed in draw for a prize provided by Ulster Schools sponsors, Danske Bank.

Pictured with Mr Dan Gordon, Extra Curricular Sports’ Coordinator, is Mrs Annette Elmore, Head of Year 8 and Mr Seán Gallagher, Head of Year 9.

The winners were: James Curran, Iveagh One 8, Conall Gallagher, Donard 8, Eoin Gorman, Donard 8, Conor Treanor, Donard 8, Odhrán Reel, Oriel 8 and Niall McManus, Breffni 9.