24 Dec
2019

SILVER SUCCESS FOR DONEGAL GYMNASTICS GROUP FINESSE

first_imgFinesse receive their medals at the Dublin FleadhCongratulations to Finesse gymnastics display team who returned home late last night after a marathon day of 15 hours with silvers medals from the Dublin Fleadh.The Letterkenny-based Gymnastics Display Team 16 gymnasts aged 6-17 are from all over the county.The Dublin Fleadh is Ireland’s premier gymnastics display event hosted in the sports complex U.C.D with the top teams from across Ireland and Britain taking part. This year saw 31 teams attending with a very strong attendance from Scottish teams. Finesse were debuting their routine Charleston fusion a modern mix of dance and gymnastics skills. The gymnasts performed to the very best of their ability and executed an outstandingly and precise routine.It is very rewarding for the team after all of their hard work and commitment that they have put in, hopefully they can keep the momentum with them when they travel to Italy next weekend to represent Ireland at the Festival del Sole.Despite an unfortunate accident by another clubs gymnast towards the end of the event the official medal ceremony was unable to take place, just proving what dangerous sport gymnastics can be.Finesse Gymnastics Display Team Amber Beecroft, Ciara Beecroft, Rachel Canning, Ailbhe Gallagher, Molly Gallagher,Adele King , Ellie King , Fiona Lafferty, Orla Lonergan , Orla McCarron, Aisling Nulty,Cara Nulty , Molly Nulty, Abi O’Connor, Aoife O’Connor, Tori O’Connor.Coach Meganne HerronChoreographer Linda Bennett SILVER SUCCESS FOR DONEGAL GYMNASTICS GROUP FINESSE was last modified: June 22nd, 2014 by StephenShare 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:donegalFinesseGymnasticsSilver medalslast_img read more

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11 Aug
2019

Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impa

first_img Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impact Arizona Cardinals safety Antoine Bethea (41) moves to tackle Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce (87) during the second half of an NFL football game in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga) 0 Comments   Share   Arizona Cardinals safety Antoine Bethea has been nominated as one of the NFL’s 32 candidates for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award this season.The honor is given to the player who does outstanding community service work alongside their play on the field.It’s Bethea’s second nomination; his first came when he was the Indianapolis Colts’ candidate in 2013.This year, the safety will receive a $50,000 donation to the charity of his choice and another $50,000 in his name to expand the United Way Character Playbook program in Arizona. Cleveland Browns LB Christian KirkseyDallas Cowboys QB Dak PrescottDenver Broncos LB Von MillerDetroit Lions QB Matthew StaffordGreen Bay Packers NT Kenny ClarkHouston Texans LB Whitney MercilusIndianapolis Colts DE Jabaal SheardJacksonville Jaguars QB Blake BortlesKansas City Chiefs P Dustin ColquittLos Angeles Chargers DT Corey LiugetLos Angeles Rams OT Andrew WhitworthMiami Dolphins WR Kenny StillsMinnesota Vikings TE Kyle RudolphNew England Patriots S Devin McCourtyNew Orleans Saints RB Mark IngramNew York Giants S Michael ThomasNew York Jets OT Kelvin BeachumOakland Raiders RB Marshawn LynchPhiladelphia Eagles DE Chris LongPittsburgh Steelers DE Cameron HeywardSan Francisco 49ers K Robbie GouldSeattle Seahawks LB K.J. WrightTampa Bay Buccaneers DT Gerald McCoyTennessee Titans DT Jurrell CaseyWashington Redskins TE Vernon Davis Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retirescenter_img Top Stories Bethea has spent every year since 2010 hosting college students from his hometown, Newport News, Va., as they meet with university and college faculty members to discuss higher education.He started the Safe Coverage Technology Program, which provides laptops and iPads to high schoolers attending certification programs. Bethea’s 757 Shutdown Academy, a youth sports program in his hometown, supports 220 football players and cheerleading squads.Related LinksCardinals players meet with Gov. Doug Ducey, talk criminal justice reformThis year with the Cardinals, he joined players and owner Michael Bidwill, who met with Gov. Doug Ducey to discuss criminal justice reform. Bethea also visits Valley elementary schools to promote literacy.Additionally, 100 percent of Bethea’s AB41 merchancise proceeds benefit the fight against breast cancer.Bethea and the 31 other nominees for the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award will wear a helmet decal to recognize them.The full list of the 32 nominees are below:Arizona Cardinals S Antoine BetheaAtlanta Falcons DT Grady JarrettBaltimore Ravens CB Brandon CarrBuffalo Bills LB Lorenzo AlexanderCarolina Panthers DE Julius PeppersChicago Bears TE Trey BurtonCincinnati Bengals DE Carlos Dunlap The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and sellinglast_img read more

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