Manorhamilton re-form Community Games Area

After an absence of several years, Community Games will return to the Manorhamilton Area in 2013 after a new Area Commitee was formed.

After an absence of several years, Community Games will return to the Manorhamilton Area in 2013 after a new Area Commitee was formed.

At a recent meeting in St. Clare’s CS, a new committee was formed for the Manorhamilton Area Community Games. It was decided in this first year back for the Manor Area Games that the committee will only enter a small number of events at county level.

Details of what athletics events to be promoted by the committee will be published shortly.

The Manorhamilton Community Games area includes Kiltyclogher, Glenfarne, Manorhamilton, Killargue, Dromahair, Newtownmanor, Glencar and Mullies.

The Manorhamilton Area Community Games swimming competition will be held on Friday, April 5 in Sligo Regional Sports Complex.

Registration will be between 4pm and 4.30pm, with the races starting from 4.50pm sharp. There will be a number of different events for boys and girls spanning the U8 to U16 age groups.

Two will qualify from each individual event and go on to represent their area at the County Finals, which will be held at the Aura Leisure Centre, Carrick-on-Shannon, on Sunday, April 21.

For further details on the Manorhamilton Community Games Swimming competitions please phone Maria on 087-6131817 or Trevor on 087-6493491. Anyone that would like an application form can email trevormcdaid@gmail.com.