Episode 112: Sports Preview

It’s all about new opportunities this week in Leitrim as St. Mary’s prepare for a final they might not have been expecting, Aine Tighe takes a leap of faith into the unknown and Manor Rangers U13 National cup odyssey continues with Mayo opposition.

Today’s episode is brought to you in association with Padraig King. Details on his 2 Day ‘Switching off Anxiety and Stress‘ course are available on his website – Use Code LeitrimDaily for a 10% discount on the course.

Leitrim Ladies star Aine Tighe joins us to chat about her next adventure with a professional contract with Women’s AFL side Fremantle for the 2020 season. She left to start pre-season with them this week and had a chat with Breifne before her departure.

Manorhamilton Ranger’s coach Saoirse Cummins shares about her experience as a female coach and managing a boy’s underage team in the Sligo Leitrim league ahead of her U13’s national cup fixture tomorrow at home to Claremorris in the Bee Park at 2pm.

Leitrim U16 Football Manager Mark Heslin drops in to preview the start of the Fr Manning Cup competition with a fixture against Meath tomorrow at 3pm in Mohill. It’s the end to the Inter County scene for the season and the first stages for what will form next year’s County Minor side.

Ahead of their League Final this weekend, St. Mary’s Manager Joseph Flynn joins Breifne to chat about his sides preparation for what is a slightly unexpected appearance in the Dunnes Bar Division 1 Final tomorrow.

Alan Armstrong of Mohill shares what’s been happening in the Mohill camp who have been patiently waiting for this fixture for a few weeks since their own championship exit at the Semi Final stage.

Apologies to Carrick Rugby Club’s Dermot Foley who did join us this week but due to technical issues his interview isn’t included in the show today. We look forward to covering the club’s activities as their season progresses. The very best of luck to them in their league fixture away to Creggs tomorrow evening at 7:30pm.


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