Thursday 19 October 2017

Community hurling in the Park

Austin Gleeson with two young GAA enthusiasts.
Austin Gleeson with two young GAA enthusiasts.

Budding hurlers from across the county will show off their skills when stars Austin Gleeson and Lee Chin pay a visit for a Centra community hurling event in Innovate Wexford Park.

The local players will show off their skills at the #LiveWell Target Challenge and fight for the chance to secure a place at the ultimate day out in Croke Park. The winning Wexford Club will join with 11 other clubs from across Ireland when they step foot on the Dublin pitch and receive hurling skills sessions from some of the country's best players. To add to the day, they will receive an all access pass to behind the scenes areas of Croke Park, a stadium tour and museum tour to understand the history of Ireland's national sport.

The event commences at 10 a.m. on Saturday June 18 and is open to boys and girls of all standards from ages five to 12. Registration can be done at Sinnot's Centra Irishtown, Murphy's Centra Rosslare, Kiley's Centra Killinick, Flood's Centra Ramsgrange, Power's Centra Castlebridge, O'Callaghan's Centra Enniscorthy, Goff's Centra Bridgetown, McSorley's Centra Ballinaboola, Caulfield's Centra Campile and Kenna's Centra Whitemills.

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