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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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Rugby Blitz


On the 15th of March 5th and 6th class went to the rugby blitz. We were separated up into 7 teams of ten. We played against our own teams and Leitrim.  When we were togged out we were given crisps, water and apples.  Nicole from Loughrea Rugby Club was training us for the last 6 more »

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FAI Soccer Blitzes


The school entered the FAI 5 aside school’s soccer blitzes this year. The teams were picked from 5th and 6th classes. We started off with about 50 players and then narrowed it down to 30 and then to 24. The 24 were the school teams of A, B and C. After a week of training more »

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