Credit Union Gala for Bishop Murphy Pupils

An air of excitement wafted through the corridors of Bishop Murphy Memorial School on the day of the Easter holidays. It was the day of the long awaited swimming gala. As they gathered together to go to the pool, the boys discussed what strokes they  were doing and who would be in the relay team. For [...]

2018-04-23T15:48:57+01:00April 23rd, 2018|Categories: Sport|

Cork City Sports Trials

We had our trials for the Cork City Sports athletics event today. Participation is the name of the game. Well done to all that took part.

2018-04-13T12:24:28+01:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Sport|

New Sports Kit

We unveiled our new sports kit today. The boys were very excited and proud wearing their new apparel. The kit, initially a soccer design, was produced thanks to a collaboration between Mr O'Donoghue and 6th class. Thanks to Linehan Sports for designing and for our technological partners Compu b for sponsoring the entire kit! Kieran O'Brien [...]

2018-03-15T09:39:07+01:00March 14th, 2018|Categories: Sport|

Fermoy GAA

Fermoy local GAA superstars paid a visit to Bishop Murphy Memorial school to showcase their sporting achievements. The boys stared in wonder and amazement at the trophy's and the classroom was silent as they listened in awe to the achievements of Fermoy G.A.A. The boys from the Rainbow and Solas rooms loved every minute and were [...]

2018-02-23T16:00:43+01:00February 17th, 2018|Categories: Rainbow Room, Solas, Sport|

Cork City FC Trophies

We had a great day on Friday 1st December when Cork City FC visited to share with us in their recent phenomenal successes. They brought among others the League of Ireland and FAI Cup trophies. The boys were very excited indeed. Best of luck to Cork City in their Champions League campaign next season!

2017-12-15T15:57:53+01:00December 15th, 2017|Categories: Sport|

No rest for the wicked!

Fun day on Friday 15th of September for the Rainbow Room, in-between doing our spelling tests and swimming lessons, the boys made time to get a quick work-out in! The photos speak for themselves :)

2017-09-18T11:13:30+01:00September 16th, 2017|Categories: Rainbow Room, Sport|

“Fun in the Sun!!”

How time flies when you're having fun! Judging by the accompanying pictures, I'm sure you will agree that fun is what we have certainly had throughout the month of June. Firstly, we have had Antonio teaching the boys the fundamentals of spikeball. This is a four-a-side game very similar to volleyball but the rotational rules allow [...]

2017-06-16T12:55:44+01:00June 15th, 2017|Categories: School Tours, Sport|


Our hurling team were busy boys this year!! Firstly, they participated in the annual Colmans blitz. They won the shield final after an epic battle with Castlelyons. They also participated in the Sciath na Scoil mini 7s in Castlemartyr, the North Cork indoor and outdoor mini 7s, in Mallow and finally the annual North Cork 12 [...]

2017-06-15T12:32:32+01:00June 15th, 2017|Categories: Sport|

Eddie Euro Champions 2017

Congratulations to  the boys of Bishop Murphy Memorial School that won the Eddie Euro Inter schools soccer competition for 2017. Wins over St. Joseph's 7-0, Kilworth Ns 4-0,  Grange NS 2-0 and a penalty shoot out win versus Rathcormac ensured a deserved win for our team. Well done to all our teams that participated. It was [...]

2017-06-14T15:47:57+01:00June 14th, 2017|Categories: Sport|
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