Coalisland Special Olympics club launch party – in pictures2, April 2012 | By: brendan64 | Comments Off on Coalisland Special Olympics club launch party – in pictures
The Eagles Special Olympics Club has held a launch party to celebrate becoming an official athletic group.
Tyrone GAA star Chris Lawn, boxing champion Fergal McCrory, Irish Paralympian Johnny Cummings and Ireland and World Games gold medalist Patrick Donnelly attended the event, held at O’Neill’s in Coalisland on Friday evening.
RTÉ All Ireland Talent Show winner Chloe Coyle also performed on the night.
Victoria Kelly, from the Ulster Special Olympics Office in Belfast, declared the club officially open before the disco began and the athletes joined guests, family and friends to celebrate through the night.
The Eagles club presented Ms Kelly with a bouquet of flowers from Eden Blooms as thanks for her role in getting the club registered.
Dungannon council Deputy Lord Mayor Patsy Daley wished the new club every success for the future.
The club training is off this week due to holy week but will return on Thursday April 12.