Sports

Huge turn out for Roe Valley ‘Stick and Ball’ project

Thursday, 22 March 2018

OVER 450 young people from across the Borough have taken part in Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council's 'Stick and Ball' united project.
The multi-sport event, which took place in Roe Valley Leisure Centre, Limavady, provided Year 8 pupils in post primary education with an opportunity to explore the diversity of sporting heritage and traditions in the wider region. More multi-sport projects took place in Ballymoney, Ballycastle, and Coleraine.
Girls were given the opportunity to try camogie, rugby and hockey while boys had the opportunity to try football as well as Gaelic football.
The Mayor of Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council Councillor Joan Baird OBE said: "I applaud this programme for its promotion of sharing and understanding of different sporting cultures within the Borough and other Council areas.

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