Matt Gaynor from the 7th De La Salle Scouts tells us about the Connacht MPC which took place in the Maumturks, Connemara, Co. Galway last weekend. The weather was magnificent, quite unlike any MPC the team have ever witnessed.
Liam O’Connell from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop gives us his account of the Ulster MPC 2011 which took place in the Mourne Mountains in Co. Down. It was another tough weekend!
By Matthew Gaynor, Team Scribe 7th Waterford De La Salle. Above: The 7th De La Salle’s Connaught MPC 2011 team before leaving the den. Friday We met up at the den ay 3:00pm, and a stop at Tesco Lisduggan and 2 missing consent forms later we eventually got on the
Above: The Team from the 3rd on the summit of Bin Bhan. Well done to the Scouts from the 3rd and 7th Scout Troops (Jack, Michael, William, Ruairi, Ciaran, Colm) and Leaders Michael, Eoin and Colm on their ascent of the highest mountain in Galway: Binn Bhan (729m) in the
The 2005 County Mountain Pursuit Challenge featured a photo competition kindly sponsored by Altitude of Ballybricken in Waterford City and the winners have just been announced. Padraig O’Muiriosa of the Old Parish Scout Troop was awarded top honours in the Scout section of the competition for his “Cool morning in the mountains”