County Challenge 2013

View the 2013 County Challenge through the eyes of a scout with my account(Matthew Gaynor) of the weekend as patrol scribe for the 7th DLS Waterford.

County Challenge Delight as 6 quailify for Phoenix

This year saw the biggest participation by De La Salle Scout Group in a County Competition since the days of the Ted Ryan and the Louis Murphy. 5 teams, 2 from The 3rd, 2 from the 7th and 1 from the very newly re-opened 13th took to the field on

Both De La Salle Scout Troops excel in hotly contested County Challenge

  This years Waterford Scout County Challenge took place in blistering sun in Fenor, County Waterford from the 20th to the 22nd of April.

Eoin and Emily receive the Chief Scouts Award

Congratulations to Emily Costello (pictured above) and Eoin Falconer from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop who were awarded with the Chief Scout’s Award by the Chief Scout Michael J Shinnick at the Waterford Scout County Challenge last weekend. Eoin and Emily are the 22nd and 23rd members of

Highly Successful weekend for De La Salle at County Challenge

The 2011 Waterford Scout County Challenge Weekend took place from April 15th to 17th last. Congratulations to the 3rd De La Salle Scout Troop who came in second place and the 7th Scout Troop who came third.  The 3rd were also winners of the Campcraft Trophy. Well done also to

Excellent Performance by De La Salle at County Challenge

The Waterford Scout County Challenge was held in Stradbally, Co. Waterford from the 23rd to the 25th April 2010. Surrounded by magnificent woodlands the field close to the beach which was used for the event was also used by De La Salle for decades as the site for its Annual

Waterford Scout County Shield

The 2009 Waterford Scout County Shield took place from the 24th to the 26th April 2009 in Rathgormack Co. Waterford. It was certainly a challenging event with plenty of rain and definitely the muddiest field that was ever camped in the history of the County. Both our scout troops put

7th Scout Troop win the County Challenge

Congratulations to the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop which won the 2008 Waterford Scout County Challenge which was held from the 18th to the 20th of April last in Stradbally and the Comeraghs in Co. Waterford. The event was broken into two parts: In the Prison (on site at Stradbally)

County Challenge Weekend Held

Left: Members of the 7th pictured during the construction of their ballista during the County Challenge Weekend. The second Waterford Scout County Challenge Weekend took place from the 17th to the 19th of June last at Inistiogue in Co. Kilkenny. Well done to our two scout troops who took part in