The Blackrock College Chess Club meets for training every Monday and Thursday in the Junior Science 2 room, from 4pm – 5pm. New players are always welcome to come along and play and learn new strategies and skills.
The Blackrock College Water Polo team train in the pool every Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, from 4pm to 5pm. New team members are always welcome to turn up to training and see if they enjoy learning a new sport. We compete in national competitions and occasionally travel to represent the school at international events. No […]
The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown (Goodreads Author) 4.34 · Rating details · 168,967 Ratings · 18,575 Reviews For readers of Laura Hillenbrand’s Seabiscuit and Unbroken, the dramatic story of the American rowing team that stunned the world at Hitler’s 1936 Berlin Olympics. Daniel James Brown’s robust book tells the story […]
Blackrock College Rowing Club started their Christmas Races at 10am in dry, calm conditions. The event started with heats between four 8+ crews, followed immediately by the semi-final and the Final. The winning crew was later presented with their prizes by Mr. MacGinty during the festive Christmas social back in the clubhouse: Gavin McNabb, Matthew […]
Congratulations to our senior golf team on getting through to the Leinster Finals of the Irish Senior Schools Championship. Pictured are (l-r):Tom Kelly 6th yr, Matthew O’Brien 4th yr, Tomas Heart 5th yr, Robert Galligan 6th yr, Alex Bolger 5th yr & Jake Foley 3rd yr.
Cricket Training restarts this Saturday, 21st September 2019. When – Saturday mornings (except during exam periods). Time – 9.30 am – 11.00 am Venue – Sports Hall Coach-Kamal Merchant All years are welcome, both new and existing players. No special gear required.