|70th Anniversary of Raftery Cup Finals Thursday 25th May 2017
The Raftery Cup Finals are being held this Thursday evening in Corofin GAA pitch, starting at 5.30 with the Raftery Cup & Shield final due to take place at 7pm approx.
It is the 70th anniversary of the cup first presented by John T Raftery in 1947. He could never have imagined at that time that the competition would be stronger than ever in 2017.
|19 - 21 May 2017
A great weekend was had by all. Thanks to everyone who made it so enjoyable
|A blast from the past -
Sheepshearing in the 70's / 80's.....
we had our heros then too !
Pictured above is local hero Michael Stephens
The event was the World Sheep Shearing Championship held in New Zealand in 1980.
Son John has won 2 All Ireland championships.
Son Joseph won the Connacht Senior open Championship at the Connacht Sheep Shearing Festival 21st May 2017 held in Corofin, Co Galway.
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