Category Archives: Sport

Offaly Mini Basketball

The girls and boys from the senior classes competed in the Offaly Mini Basketball Competition on Monday 16th February. There were three teams from the school taking part. All three teams did extremely well and each team competed in a final … Continue reading

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Indoor Camogie Winners!

Congratulations to the girls from Fifth and Sixth Class who participated in the recent Indoor Camogie Competition in St. Mary’s Youth Centre. The girls had a very enjoyable day. They also won the competition and picked up a beautiful trophy. … Continue reading

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Colin Dunne Memorial Shield

Congratulations to the boys and girls who competed in the Offaly Primary Schools Track and Field Championship.
The event was held on Friday 13th June 2014 at the Harriers Stadium.There were five track and field events for both boys
and girls:
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Cumann na mBunscoil Camogie Final

Well done to the Ballinamere girls on reaching the Cumann na mBunscoil final. The girls faced Killeigh in what was an exciting, fast-paced game of camogie. The score was kept to a draw for most of the game and it … Continue reading

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Special Olympics

Our 9 athletes who are representing Leinster at the All Ireland Games in June are continuing to train in Dublin and Kildare each month. Our youngest members have their first ever competition in the Curragh Camp Swimming pool on … Continue reading

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A Visit from the Camogie Girls

We had a visit from Tullamore Camogie girls today informing us about their registration night on Friday, 28th February from 6.30 to 7.30 and Saturday, 1st March from 10-12. Three girls from the Sacred Heart Secondary school, one of whom … Continue reading

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Camogie and Hurling Indoor Blitz in St. Mary’s Youth Centre

The boys had a busy morning this morning at the indoor hurling blitz. They played Killeigh, Scoil Eoin Phól, Scoil Bhríde and Clara N.S. Ballinamere almost made it to the final but were beaten in a play off for the … Continue reading

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Up Ballinamere!

Ballinamere hurlers travel to Birmingham, in the English midlands,to take on Fullen Gaels in the All-Ireland Junior Hurling Championship quarter-final on Sunday. Junior Infants would like to show their support. Click on the icon to hear their chant of support.
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A visit from the Leinster Champions!

Both students and staff alike were delighted to have a visit from some of the Ballinamere team with the cup after their win again Lisdowney of Kilkenny yesterday. It was a very proud moment for our school. The students have … Continue reading

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Leinster Title for Ballinamere

Congratulations to the Ballinamere team who won the Leinster Club Junior Hurling Championship today. They faced Lisdowney of Kilkenny in a nail biting match to become Leinster Champions. Many of the team are past pupils of the school. Well done … Continue reading

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