Macra raft race on the River Suir

The Annual South Tipperary Macra Raft Race took place in Golden on Saturday. It was a huge success with a great effort put in by everyone. A huge thank you to Donoghmore (Cork), Waterford, Clonoulty Rossmore, Colonel, Rathkeeven Clonmel, Suirvale, Fethard and Slievenamon Macras for participating and a big congratulations to the winners Suirvale Macra (winner of race) and Donoghmore Macra (Best Raft).

The Annual South Tipperary Macra Raft Race took place in Golden on Saturday. It was a huge success with a great effort put in by everyone. A huge thank you to Donoghmore (Cork), Waterford, Clonoulty Rossmore, Colonel, Rathkeeven Clonmel, Suirvale, Fethard and Slievenamon Macras for participating and a big congratulations to the winners Suirvale Macra (winner of race) and Donoghmore Macra (Best Raft).

The whole event was a huge success with the brave soldiers taking to the cold waters to oar their way to victory. There was plenty of laughter, food and music and a great time was had for all.

This was one of many South Tipperary Macra events which bring people together from all over the country and emphasises the social aspect of the Club.

There are more social events in store, also coming up next month are 7-aside GAA competititions, debating and lots more.

For anyone who may be interested in joining South Tipperary Macra, you can find us on facebook, contact Oonagh on 087-4165826 or Laurann on 085-7337432