Timmy Joe O'Leary Memorial Blitz & Family Funday

Knocknagree GAA hosted our Annual Timmy Joe O' Leary Memorial Blitz and family fun day on Sunday 1st June. The day was a great success with great fun had by all attending. Fortunately the weather was great and a large crowd arrived to take part in the day.  We had lots of activities for all the family with face painting, clay modeling, painting and fun games for children.

( To view all the photographs click on the link Family Fun Day Pictures Gallery, contact Donncha 0879630317 if you want any photos)

Four teams from the local primary schools competed in the Timmy Joe O' Leary Memorial Blitz.  The blitz was hotly contested with with some trilling contests. Eileen O' Leary presented the winning Captain with the Timmy Joe O' Leary memorial shield. Thanks to all the primary schools involved, the mentors of each team and the organisers of the Tournament


The other main event of the day was the presentation of medals to the Pobal Ui Chaoimh U-14 and U-16 teams by Cork star Donncha O' Connor. Donncha addressed the crowd giving encouragement to our younger player. Huge thanks to Donncha for presenting the medals. 

We also had a football skills competitions with 6 event testing all aspects of competitors football skills. The competition was open to u-14, u-16, Minor and senior players. Denis Murphy presented trophy s to the skills winners 

We also had arts, crafts and games for children. Thanks to everyone who organised these and helped out

Thanks to everyone who organised the event and to everyone who attended