Champion of Champions 2023

The Dun Laoghaire Champion of Champions semi finals and finals were played on Sunday the 16th July this year.  Apart from 2 very heavy showers the day was fine and the spectators were treated to some magnificent bowling. 

The semi finals were played in the morning with Patricia Ryan (Ierne) playing Collette Montgomery (Causeway) and Anne O’Herlihy (Leinster) playing Loreto Farrell (North Kildare) in the Ladies semi finals.  Patricia and Loreto going on to meet in the final.  Loreto triumphed becoming the first Champion of Champions from the North Kildare club.

On the men’s side Joe Fitzsimons (Meath) played John Nolan (Blackrock and Darren Richard (CYM) played Tom Kelly (Greenhills).  Joe and Darren were the victors with Joe going on the win the final.

Below are a few photos of the day.



Dun Laoghaire President Ian Flood with the two winners
Joe Fitzsimons receiving his trophy
Loreto Farrell receiving her trophy
The final
The trophies and one of the Champion of Champions honour boards

Ladies Senior Challenge Cup

Congratulations to the our ladies for beating Westmanstown today in a close Challenge Cup semi-final match at Crumlin. Dun Laoghaire is now in the final, which will be vs Leinster on 27th August at a venue TBA. Watch this space for details of the venue when it is announced.