Munster GAA Primary Schools Skills Competition

The inaugural Munster GAA hurling and football skills competition for Primary Schools finals were held on June 13th in the Mallow GAA complex. Representatives from each county were brought to display their skills. Teams of 3 from each school showed exceptional skill in catching, passing, kicking, striking, the pick-up, soloing and scoring. Scoil Iognád Rís, Dingle was selected as the winner of the Football skills competition and Scoil Mhuire, Tallow was selected as the winner of the Hurling skills competition. The winning schools both received a voucher for a set of jerseys from Munster GAA presented by Cork dual star Aidan Walsh.

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The schools that represented their counties were as follows:-


Clare Kilmaley N.S.

Cork St. Anthony’s Ballinlough

Kerry Kilgarvan N.S.

Limerick Ballyagran N.S.

Tipperary Thomastown N.S.

Waterford Scoil Mhuire, Tallow



Clare Coolmeen N.S.

Cork St. Anthony’s Ballinloug

Kerry Scoil Iognáid Rís, Dingle

Limerick Scoil Chríost Rí, Caherdavin

Tipperary Gael Scoil Tiobrad Árainn

Waterford Crehana N.S.