Peter Murphy completes South Leinster Way

  • Published: December 9th, 2012
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Well done to Peter Murphy who today completed his final stage of the duo of local long distance walking routes – the East Munster Way and the South Leinster Way.

DLS leaders to travel to Larch Hill for annual Recharge weekend

Leaders from the 3rd and 7th De La Salle Scout troops made their way to Larch Hill this Weekend for Recharge. This was the first time De La Salle had attended this event and it was thoroughly enjoyed by all.

Tara O Neill (7th Leader) reports on Annual Camp 2012 Inistioge

Camp this year brought us to the far away land of Inistioge in the lovely county of Kilkenny. Myself (Tara) and Roddy decided to test the fitness of our scouts and selves by undertaking the 40km cycle to camp. It took slightly longer than expected but we made it there

GR20 Corsica High Level Route completed by DLS Team

Two mountaineers from the De La Salle Scout Group have successfully completed the GR20 High Level Route on the mountainous Mediterranean island of Corsica.

Traverse of Ireland completed by DLS Scout Group Team

The E8 European long distance path is one of the European long-distance paths, leading 4700km across Europe, from West Cork to Istanbul in Turkey. The Irish E8 path which runs from Dursey Head to Dun Laoighre

Cape Wrath Trail 2006

  “It’s the sort of long distance route that most keen walkers dream of. A long tough trek through some of the most majestic, remote and stunningly beautiful landscape you could dare imagine”.

Hogmanay on the Ben

The De La Salle Scout Group Leadership team were represented by Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs) and Colm Ennis (3rd Scouts) on a Scottish winter expedition recently. Despite heavy rain and snow, occasional storm force winds and overall properly tough Scottish midwinter conditions, the lads put in an impressive mountaineering performance.

De La Salle Scout Group recognised for excellence in Scouting

On the evening of the 24th of November in Woodlands hotel, Waterford, De La Salle Scout group was honoured with a mayoral reception from Mayor of Waterford City, Cllr. Pat Hayes. The mayor spoke about De La Salle’s long history of community involvement in Waterford City and the way in

Congratulations to Paddy Kelly on his Gaisce Gold Award

Well done and congratulations to Paddy Kelly from all at the De La Salle Scout Group on achieving the presidential Gold Gaisce award. Paddy received the prestigious award from President Mary McAleese on September 29th last following his achievements in a number of areas including his work in scouting as

Crossing the Irish Sea on Tall Ship Eendracht

by Seán Ó Gríofa – 7th Waterford De La Salle In July 2011 Seán Ó Gríofa from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop took part in the first part of the Tall Ships Race from Waterford to Greenock in Western Scotland, just east of Glasgow. He was lucky enough to be selected