Cork County Primary School Tag Blitz Extravaganza
18th April 2008 By Munster Rugby
Musgrave Park was awash with colour on Thursday 3rd April as 27 primary schools contested in the Cork County Primary School Blitz Extravaganza.
The onus was on fun and participation. There were 5 points for a win, 3 points for a draw and 5 points each for Sportsmanship, Good Conduct and Teamwork. All schools quickly bought into the idea and the tournament was played in a friendly and courteous manner.
All participating schools are been coached rugby under the clubs Youth Development Officer (YDO) scheme and the day was run by the following YDO’s:
Frank O’Mahony: Fermoy RFC
Elliot Corcoran: Cork Con RFC
Vincent O’Leary: Kinsale/Carrigaline RFC
Simon Mulholland: Kanturk RFC
Mervyn Shorten: Mallow RFC
Sean O’Neill: Youghal RFC
John Siggins: Cobh RFC
Donal Neville: Bantry Bay RFC
Scoil Barra Lourdes
Gaelscoil Thomais Daibhis
St Johns Kinsale
Bun Scoil Mhuire
Scoil Iosaph Naofa
St Martins Kilworth
Scoil Barra Beaumont
Fairplay Award: St. Josephs
Best Skills Award: St. Finbarrs
Overall Award: St. Johns Kinsale
Munster Rugby would like to thank all those who participated in the event and look forward to running similar events next season.