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St John the Baptist Boys National School, Old Road, Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland

Mens Sana In Corpore Sano - Healthy Mind In A Healthy Body 

Sports

Sport plays an integral part of life in our school, in particular the gaelic games of hurling, football and handball.  We enjoy very strong links with Cashel King Cormacs GAA club who are a constant source of support to us in our endeavours to provide a quality, child-centred games curriculum. 

Pupils in our school also represent us in swimming, soccer, rugby and tennis competitions.  We, as a school community, love to see our boys involved in sport as we believe it has a very positive effect on them from a health and social perspective. Whether it is taekwondo, boxing, gymnastics, dance or horse riding, we love to give the boys the opportunity to share their experiences and successes.

Our annual school sports day is always a day to remember and many parents and past pupils join us on this special occassion.  

Hurling Final in Semple Stadium 2010

 

County Final Day in Semple Stadium 2011

 

Sports News

18th Oct 2019
Check out our video of the visit of the Liam McCarty and James Nowlan Cups
 
 
 
17th Oct 2019
There was great excitement in school today as we welcomed both the Liam McCarthy...
 
 
 
27th Sep 2019
Congratulations to all the boys who ran in Thurles yesterday. Our team from Third...
 
 
 
 

School Sports Day 2014

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sports Day Movie 2011

 

Sports Day Movie 2010