Monday, 30 October 2017 17:26

Congratulations Emily Nason

Eight year old Cork schoolgirl, Emily Nason of Scoil Ursula, Blackrock, Cork, competing in the 2017 FSKA World Karate Championships at Croydon, London, won Bronze for Ireland in her special class category.  We congratulate Emily and her mother, Jennifer Doody, who has guided Emily all the way, on achieving such a magnificient honour amongst the worlds best national karate competitors from around the globe.  We wish Emily many more international triumphs in the future. Looking forward to the Cork Airport…
UPCOMING HISTORICAL CORK SOCCER PROJECT: Blackrock, Cork, has a huge soccer tradition dating back to the early 20th century when the Ford Motor Plant set up a huge car and tractor assembly manufacturing business on Cork's Centre Park Road, on the famed Marina, in Blackrock territory. Michael Casey, a well known Cork soccer stats man and Derry JF Doody, are currently working with a small team researching and producing an ONLINE documentary outlining the history of soccer in Blackrock and…