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Rugby Blitz


The boys from 5th and 6th took part in a rugby blitz during the week before the midterm break. This was the culmination of several weeks of training for the lads who worked with a Connacht Rugby skills coach every week to help them with the basic skills and rules of the game. They loved more »

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Cycling Course


Our 6th class boys have just finished this year’s Cycle Right cycling course and all passed with flying colours. Leroy and Richard were back again this year to out the lads through their paces. This year they even taught three of our boys how to cycle for the first time. The lads all really enjoyed more »

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Active School Week


This week was Active School week. We did different activities every day. Every morning we walked to school from the Cathedral and Baunóg. Sometimes we had as many as 90 boys walking together to school. On Monday

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Let the sun shine!


The sun finally arrived last week. St Brendan’s boys made the most of the good weather by getting out and getting active!

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Swimming.


In February we went swimming. There was three levels beginners middle and advanced .You started in beginners and worked to the top. The deeper side was for stronger swimmers and the shallow end for weaker swimmers .You had to work on breathing,strokes,and lifeguard duty. We left at 11 o’clock and came back 1:30.      more »

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