Borris-in-Ossory darts tournament a big success for womens walking group charity

Leinster Express Reporter


Leinster Express Reporter


Borris-in-Ossory darts tournament a big success for womens walking group charity

Darts night in aid of the Borris-in-Ossory Womens Walking Group

The Borris-in-Ossory Womens Walking Group wish to sincerely thank all who turned up for the fun fundraising darts tournament.

The tournament had 48 throwers. Congratulations to Billy McCormack and Siobhan Doheny A winners, John Origan and Sandra Maloney A runners up. Owen Maloney and Rose Ryan B winners, Ricky Murphy and Denise Origan B runners up.

Congrats also to Siobhan Doheny for Highest Female check out and PJ Maloney with highest Male checkout.

Thanks are also extended to all the sponsors - McCormack Insulations, Inver Midland Service Station, Drennan’s Bar, Daybreak, Ray Fox Sandblasting, Richard Power & Sons Bespoke Kitchens, Paddy Carey Transport, Sals Diner, Midland Tyres Service, Eds Speedshop, Sadlier Mobile Repairs, Kelly Machine Spares, Kelly's Bar, Liam & Noel Sheridan Electrical, DMS Tyres, Head Rush, Pat Fogarty Mobile Welding, AWard Bus Transport, Doheny Brothers Farmbuilding Contractors.

Thanks also to Owen and John who helped set up and run the tournament, to Damien Carroll Photography, Mary Kavanagh c/o BIO Post Office, Holland Handcrafted Hurls, Sheeran Fuels and Cycle repairs, Hanrahans@The Brewery, Iano's Bar, Rathdowney Quick Fit, RAE Auto factors and the Women walkers for donating the raffle prizes and making sandwiches.

Rosie O'Grady's is thanked for sponsoring the trophies and hot food  and to Jack and all the staff for their help on the day. It was a day full of great craic, banter and darts.

All funds raised are for Féileacáin, the groups chosen charity for 2018. Also known as the Stillbirth and Neonatal Death Association of Ireland, Féileacáin is a not for profit organisation that provides support to anyone affected by the death of a baby during or after pregnancy. 

The walking group have sponsorship cards for the VHI Womens Mini Marathon on Sunday, June 3 if anyone would like to sponsor them for this year’s charity. 

There are seats available on the mini marathon bus.

If interested contact Denise 0876364648