Emo Rath swimmers did really well in the county swimming finals held in portlaoise on Sunday June 17. All first place winners will go on to represent the county in national finals in August later this year. U10 girls freestlye Ciara Crowley 4th, u10 boys freestlye Fionn Mathews 1st, girls u10 backstroke Zara Mc Mahon 1st, girls u12 freestlye Emily Gleeson 2nd, girls u12 backstroke Niamh Crowley 2nd, girls u12 breaststroke Hannah Johnston 4th, girls u16 freestlye sorcha Mathews 2nd, girls u13 relay made up with Niamh Crowley, Emily Gleeson, Hannah Johnston and Zara Mc Mahon with Niamh Ryan and Ciara Crowley as subs came in 3rd place. U14 boys butterfly 1st place was Jordan Overton. Well done to everybody who competed at all ages and thank you to the parents for all their support. County cycle on the grass 2k was held in Emo last Monday evening, June 11 at 7pm. U12 girls 1st Gillian Keenan, 2nd Aoife Mooney and 3rd Isabella O’Toole 4th Emily Gleeson. U12 boys 1st Eddie Allen, 2nd Thomas Scully and 3rd Conor Montague. Girls u14 1st Aoife Langford and U14 boys Brian Ryan. All first place winners are off to Athlone to represent the county at nationals, well done to you all.