Monaghan’s Josh Moffett (Hyundai i20 R5) and his Limerick co-driver Keith Moriarty took a start-to-finish victory on the McHugh’s Service Station Mayo Rally, the opening round of the Triton Showers backed Motorsport Ireland Rally Championship.
John Warren and his co-driver Ruthann O’Connor took their McHale Engineering Toyota Corolla to second place in Class 13 and 15th place overall from 140 starters at the Wexford Stages Rally on Sunday last.
Ballinrobe In the gents' single stableford competition, John McHugh was the winner with a score of 42pts, second place went to John Lydon, with the gross win going to Brian McGuinness. The qualifiers were Geoffrey Sheridan, Alan Flannery, Adrian Flannery, James Lavin, Willie Rogers, Niall Egan and Timothy Regan. The ladies' single stableford competition was won by Marian Scully with a score of 28pts.
The playing pitches might be lying idle at the minute, but the spirit and dedication of the current caretakers who run the clubs in all codes is as strong today as it was when they were first set up by our forefathers.