first_imgKilclooney Judo Club, held its fourth annual challenge., It was an intense weekend of competition and coaching at the Dolmen Centre, Portnoo attended by judo clubs from Dublin, Lexslip and Donegal.The competition was held on Saturday with ‘Throw of the Day’ going to Kilclooney Judo Club member Ben Gallagher.Over 30 participants took part in 6 different classes. ‘Player of the Day’ went to Edgar Kuncinkas from Higashi Judo Club. On Sunday Judo Ireland hosted a training session with Albert Kyles, Billy Furey and 3 other visiting black belts.Albert Kyles coach of the Kilclooney Club was very pleased with the turn out from the Dublin and Lexslip clubs.He told Donegal Daily, “I am delighted they have travelled to Donegal to take part in our competition and give the Kilclooney members a taste of competitive judo.“We have 5 black belts here in Kilclooney this weekend, two of them are Russian, it’s a great opportunity for club members to benefit from their expert coaching’ The interclub challenge was a Judo Ireland event hosted by Kilclooney Judo Club and Downstrands Family Resource Centre.Kate Morgan Co-ordinator of the Family Resource Centre said,“The Judo Club is a very popular activity with the young people.“We have over 40 attending weekly classes on a Wednesday evening.She heaped praise on the dedication of Albert Kyles and Billy Furey. “The coaches have really inspired the young people over the last few years to pursue the sport.The weekend’s resultsUnder 9 Years: 1st Archili Tartaru, 2nd George Tartaru, 3rd Artemom Boldurat, 4th Gerard Gallagher, Joint 5th Alex Nicholai & Katie BarrettUnder 11 Years: 1st Edgar Kuncinkas, 2nd Ben Keown (Kilclooney Club) 3rd Michael Barrett, 4th Conal McDevitt (Kilclooney Club) Joint 5th Cora McHugh (Kilclooney Club) & Declan O’Connor Under 12 Years: 1st Daniel Zhurau, 2nd Ronan Quill, 3rd Shane O’Connor, Shannon McDermott, Joint 5th Shane McHugh & Ben Gallagher (Kilcooney Club)Under 13 Years: 1st Daniel Rowes, 2ns Victoria Ochala, 3rd Aisling Allen, 4th Laura Furey (Kilclooney Club) 5th Ally KinlayUnder 14 Years: Eoghan Quill, 2nd Darren Rock, 3rd Cian McGrane, 4th Nathan Molloy (Kilclooney Club)Seniors: 1st Ryan Campbell, 2nd Francis Molloy, 3rd Jordan LeeKILCLOONEY JUDO CLUB HOSTS BRILLIANT BLACK BELT COMPETITION AT THE WEEKEND was last modified: November 24th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:competitionJudoNoticesPortnooSportlast_img read more

Tottenham and Arsenal interested in out-of-favour Man United defender – reports

first_img The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star 1 IN DEMAND targets LATEST Jones is out of contract next summer Jones is one of several United stars whose current deal expires in the summer.He has featured just twice this season as injuries continue to blight his Old Trafford career.According to The Sun, the club have no intention of letting him go to Arsenal or Tottenham for free. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Latest Transfer News Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Tottenham and Arsenal are looking to pounce if Manchester United do not extend the contract of defender Phil Jones, according to reports.The Red Devils hope to take up a 12-month option on the centre-back’s contract to ensure he doesn’t leave for free in the summer. REVEALED center_img Jose Mourinho remains a big fan of the England international and extending his contract would give the club time to consider their options next summer.Jones, who joined United from Blackburn for £16.5million in 2011, has made 171 appearances for the club since his arrival.Sir Alex Ferguson once claimed he had the potential to become one of his greatest signings. Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer LIVING THE DREAM Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland RANKED Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father targets moving on last_img read more