PICTURE SPECIAL – OPENING OF DONEGAL SPORTING HEROES EXHIBITION

first_imgThe grand opening of the Donegal Sporting Heroes Exhibition and Ulster Sports Museum took place at the Donegal County Museum on Friday last.The two exhibitions celebrate sporting heroes from Donegal and Ulster. Visitors can see sporting memorabilia, photographs and information boards charting the rise of legendary sports stars.The exhibitions cover a wide range of sporting fields: from All Ireland GAA winners to World Champion Tug of War teams. It is hoped that the displays will inspire a new generation of sporting heroes.Brendan Hone, Anne Marie Ward, Maire Kelly, Brian Anderson, Paddy Doherty and Frankie Doherty at the openingCorner Exhibition CaseDanny Mc Daid, Toni Kelly and Myles SweeneyJosie Murray , Myles Duggan and Eamonn CoyleMayor Ian Mc Garvey with World Champion Tug Of War Team from Clonmany and Eamonn Coyle , former Super Heavyweight BoxerTea , Coffee or Football Special!Myles Sweeney ,Anne Marie Ward and Brendan Boyce with his Participants medal for 2012 London Olympics.Michael Crossan from Donegal Community Games and guests at opening PICTURE SPECIAL – OPENING OF DONEGAL SPORTING HEROES EXHIBITION was last modified: September 16th, 2013 by Rachel McLaughlinShare 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:PICTURE SPECIAL – OPENING OF DONEGAL SPORTING HEROES EXHIBITIONlast_img read more