Archive | January, 2014

North Munster Schools Cross-Country

Congratulations to Patrick Hayes and Eoin O’Loughlen who braved the elements and heavy-going at the North Munster Schools Cross-Country Championships which were held at Salesian College, Pallaskenry on 30th January. Patrick finished 4th in the Intermediate Boys and qualifies for the AVIVA Munster Schools Cross-Country which will take place in CIT on 13th February. Eoin […]

SCT v ASR January 2014

Abbot’s Speech at Opening of Academic Block

You can download or listen to Abbot Patrick’s speech from the  Official Opening of the New Academic Block on Sunday 26th January 2014. Download the Speech (36Mb) – this file is in .m4a format, which means that it can be played in iTunes once you have downloaded it. or Listen directly (if the play button […]

Official Opening of New Academic Block 26th Jan 2014

Blessing of New Academic Block Friday 24th Jan 2014

Sam Warren – 10th in the World

Congratulations to Sam Warren who came 10th in the World in the Mirror Sailing Championships held in Lough Derg last July. Sam has an impressive list of achievements in National, European and now in the World sailing. Sam’s sailing partner is Alfie Wisdom who is a past student of Glenstal. We will be looking out […]

Duncan Casey Heineken Cup Victory

Duncan Casey(2009) played for Munster in their great win over Edinburgh in Thomond Park to secure them a home Quarter Final against Toulouse in April. The atmosphere was electric and was akin to the old days in Thomond Park where “The Fields” nearly lifted the roof off. Duncan once again played a significant part in […]

U15 v Kilkenny by Adam Newman – Jan 2014

TY Australian Exchange

The second leg of the Transition Year Australian Exchange has commenced with seven Glenstal boys heading to Sydney to join up with their Australian families. The Exchange is with two Schools in the Sydney area, St. Augustine’s College Sydney and Central Coast Grammar School. The Glenstal boys met in Dublin Airport where they prepared for […]

Glenstal Rugby – Jan 2014