The titles of these blogs are becoming more and more Irish – just like your kids. Yesterday after we said a teary goodbye to Nick, Carla and Tania, Dickie took all the AFS gang with special guest stars Antonio and Danielle to the pitch to show them the art of hurling. Nothing to do with Aurora, this is ancient sport is hugely skillful and physical sport, the fastest ball game in the world in fact.
We had an awful lot of fun – we obviously didn’t have an actual game as we thought a trip to the emergency room might take the sheen off a great day ! The rest of the day was all water based.
We decided on one more big group surf – where there was major excitement as there were loads of dolphins at the beach – and try as we might we didn’t get one single good shot of them. Say what you will about us, we may know how to entertain a hundred kids but photographers we ain’t .
The evening, again by popular request was spent cliff jumping. Even though we had our first drizzly night in what seems like an age , the joy of watersports is that well you are going to get wet anyway so what matter a little rain. It is Ireland after all….