Excitement as Sports Day approaching
Sports Day Meeting and Online Registration - The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on June 2 at 8 p.m. This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.
Due to the large number of schools taking part, it is essential that each participating school be represented and take responsibility for a job. It is imperative that schools wishing to participate in the sports day complete the form on the Cumann na mBunscol website.
Log on to the website www. cnmbwicklow.ie and in the Latest News section on the home page you will see the link or you can follow this link! http://www.cnmbwicklow.ie/sportsday.
This has to be done by Thursday, June 2.
Sports Day Information and Rules - Just a few reminders regarding the forthcoming sports day in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park on Wednesday, June 8.
No late entries will be accepted due to restricted number of lanes in the venue.
Parade begins at 10 a.m. sharp with races commencing immediately afterwards
Competitors must be Under-8, 9, etc. on January 1, 2016.
In section 1 (Track) a competitor may compete in one event and the relay race.
In section 2 (Field) a competitor may compete in one event only.
A competitor may not compete in both sections.
Running shoes must be worn for all track events. No spikes or running shoes with spikes removed are permitted for these track events. Football boots are permitted for the tug o war.
Long Puck, Long Kick, Long Jump and Ball Throw contests for girls are separate from boys.
In the Long Kick event the ball is kicked from a dead ball position or from hand. Distance wins.
In the Long Puck event the ball is hit from the hands or from the ground. Distance wins. Helmets must be worn.
Competitors may have three attempts in these events.
Please send results, reports or photos to pro.cnmb.wicklow@ gaa.ie, follow us on twitter @ cnmbwicklow.
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