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SUCCESSFUL DEBUT BY JES RUGBY U14S AGAINST BISH

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Coláiste Iognáid 15: 14 St. Josephs (‘The Bish’) Under an atypically deep-blue Galway sky and with a clear view to the Burren, the first victory for this fiercely determined U14 ‘Jes’ team, means that the future looks particularly bright for Jes Rugby. From the outset it boded well with captain Aidan McDonagh winning the toss. Patrick Nash’s clever kick-off allowed ... Read More »

JES DOMINATE CONNACHT DEBATING FINAL

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Coláiste Iognáid debaters swept the boards at the Connacht Junior Debating Final on Saturday 1st October beating 64 speakers from around Connacht. The Jes had three teams in the Final (Harry Redfern, Stephen Hynes, Liam Carton, Fionn Ryan, Amy O’Gorman and Ruby Lynch) with Harry Redfern deemed best speaker in Connacht as well as best speaker in the final. The ... Read More »

1st Year Gaelic Team

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Congratulations to the 1st Year Gaelic team who beat Merlin Woods in their first match of the season.   Read More »

GREAT ROWING FROM JES CREWS IN SUMMER 2016

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The Jes rowers had a tremendous season in summer 2016 with many wins across all regattas.  There were high expectations around the girls under 16 and 15 crews and they certainly did not disappoint culminating in wins in the girls J16 and J15 eights at the Irish Rowing Championships in July. The girls J16 eight had a tremendous season and ... Read More »

JES SUCCESSES AT IRISH SCHOOLS ROWING REGATTA

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Jes Successes at Irish Schools Rowing Regatta The Irish Schools rowing regatta was held on the River Shannon at O’Briens Bridge, Co. Clare on April 24th and it proved to be a highly successful regatta for Coláiste Iognáid Rowing Club.  The school came away with four wins and four second place finishes.  All the victories came in girls events; under 16 ... Read More »

SKIBBEREEN REGATTA

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A convincing win for the girls J16 8+ on the 9th April.  Aside from winning their category, they also beat many other older crews.  Some other excellent performances also from other girls crews after a very long day in Cork. Read More »

JES WIN CONNACHT SENIOR SCHOOLS CUP…

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The Jes have defied the odds to claim this year’s Top Oil Connacht Senior Schools Cup, overcoming cup holders Garbally 16-15 in a hard fought match at the Sportsground . Captain and Outhalf,  Morgan Codyre, wrapped up an outstanding season by kicking 11 points to help the Jes claim its 13th Connacht senior cup. Many thanks to the fantastic crowd ... Read More »