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Swimming Challenge Raises over €5,700 for Charity

5th May 2015

Over the past month the Mardyke Arena UCC have raised €5,700 with our Doggy Paddle 2015 fundraiser.

60 participants signed-up for the swimming challenge with a total distance of over 1,400KM covered.

All proceeds from the Doggy Paddle will help fund the supports of The Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind.

The Doggy Paddle was co-ordinated by Mardyke Arena Staff member, Barry Dunne.

Well done to all who contributed to a highly successful event for such a worthy cause.

Our next fundraiser is the Mardyke Arena UCC Sponsored Golf Classic in association with The Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind on Friday 22nd May at Lee Valley Golf Club.

Winners of the Doggy Paddle Raffle, are as follows;

Rachel Bourke Dinner for 2 at The Weir - The River Lee Hotel
Joseph Murray €20 Lunch Voucher - Nosh + Coffee
Dan Stack

3 Ball - Lee Valley Golf Club

Sharon Lee Two Pair of Racing Goggles + Two Hats - The Edge Sports Shop
Noelle Foley Meal Voucher for 2 - Wagamamas
Fionnuala Allen €50 Fuel Voucher - Cogans Carrigaline
Katie Lynch Free Pair of Runners - Skechers Ireland
Sean O'Donoughue €50 Meal Voucher - Luigi Malones
Daniel Murphy Dinner for 2 at The Weir - The River Lee Hotel
Brian Murphy €50 Voucher - Mahers Sports
Margaret Holly Hamper - Irish Guide Dogs 
Pat Gould Hamper - Irish Guide Dogs
Francis Butler Hamper - Irish Guide Dogs
Mattie O'Sullivan Helmet - Victoria Cross Cycles


Thanks to all the above companies who kindly sponsored the prizes for the raffle.

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