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first_imgGlenswilly survived a super second-half comeback by Ardara to reach the senior club championship final at MacCumhaill Park tonight.Murphy was in fine form for GlenswillyThe men from the Glen put in a determined first half display and deservedly led by 1-8 to 0-6 at the break.Inspired by Ciaran Bonner, Gary McFadden and Michael Murphy, Gary McDaid’s side looked like they were going to canter into the final. But Ardara had other ideas as the pulled the game back to a draw with a few minutes left.Glenswilly managed to get their noses in front again to lead 1-14 to 0-16 only for Ardara to hit the upright with the last kick of the game.Ardara will rue their slow start but overall Glenswilly were deserved winners under the lights on the night.  GLENSWILLY SURVIVE SECOND HALF COMEBACK BY ARDARA TO MAKE COUNTY FINAL was last modified: October 5th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:ArdaraglenswillyMACCUMHAILL PARKlast_img read more

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first_imgATHENS – Costa Navarino’s 3rd International Messinia Pro-Am was held February 20-23, marking the start of the tourist season with the participation of 31 teams from 20 countries.More than 120 professionals, celebrities and amateur golfers enjoyed the game at the award-winning The Dunes Course and The Bay Course among century-old olive trees overlooking the Ionian Sea and the historic bay of Navarino.Among the participants were Oscar-nominee and Golden Globe Award-winner Bill Murray, former rugby player Mike Tindall who represented England 75 times and five times as captain in his 17-year career, and basketball legend Joe Arlauckas.Accommodation was provided at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino and all participants had a unique experience on and off the greens, with a rich program including a series of themed social events culminating in a memorable gala dinner and award ceremony.The competitive action included two rounds of golf on The Dunes Course, and one on The Bay Course. All players warmly embraced the charity bowling night, and continued to lend their support for SOS Children’s Villages Greece initiatives through the Messinia Pro-Am website.The tournament concluded with the “Buena Vista” gala dinner and award ceremony, hosted by pro golfer and TV presenter Iona Stephen and golf coach and YouTube star Peter Finch, including a special moment with actor Bill Murray who enthused, “This is the best place I’ve ever been. The golf courses are great; I’ve never been treated nicer anywhere. This is a different level; it is not like anything I’ve ever seen.”At the 54-hole Strokeplay individual competition, professional golf players claimed the total prize pool of 31,000 Euros. Alessandro Tadini (PGA of Italy) with 197 points, 15 under par won the tournament, second place went to PGA of GB&I Professional Stuart Boyle, and the PGA of Portugal’s Tomas Gouveia finished in third.The Bay Course at the 3rd Messinia Pro-Am. Photo by Elias LefasGouveia also won the Team Pro-Am event with his teammates Ivailo Dimchev, Lyubomir Minchev, and Konstantin Sinapov. Second place went to Berni Reiter (PGA of Austria) with Franz Pichler, Johann Schygulla, and Gottfried Traintinger, whilst the team of Antonis Sotiropoulos (Chairman of PGA of Greece) took third place. In the other categories, Milada Tupova-Faensen won “Closest to the Pin” award, George Vafiadis claimed the “Longest Drive Men,” and Belgian Delphine Dewitte the “Longest Drive Ladies” and “Best 4-Hole Net Score.”Aegean, a member of Star Alliance, was the official airline partner of the event.Vodafone Business, Eclectic Greece by Kyvernitis Travel, Ford Motor Hellas, Athens International Airport and Hertz were the official sponsors of the event.Luanvi was the official sportswear partner.Official supporters of the tournament included Ecolab, “Vikos” Natural Mineral Water, J. Vourakis Sons EE, Poseidonia, Pylos Poems, Metaxa, Luc Belaire, Paulaner, The Blue Beetle, Nescafé Alegria and Kalamata Papadimitriou.Fysiotek was the physio partner of the event providing rehabilitation and prevention services for sports injuries with its rehab station.The tournament was assisted by Salty Bag, Stoli, Fever-Tree, Ahead, and BiancoNero.The winners posed for a photo at the 3rd Messinia Pro-Am award ceremony. Photo by Elias LefasErasmus was the official travel partner coordinating and ensuring the smooth registration and accommodation process.The 3rd Messinia Pro-Am was organized in collaboration with the PGAs of Europe and was held under the auspices of PGA of Greece and the Hellenic Golf Federation.The awards were created by J. Vourakis Sons EE. The gifts on the “Buena Vista” Night were offered by Luc Belaire, Salty Bag, and Ahead.More information is available online: messiniaproam.costanavarino.com.Hashtag: #messiniaproamAbout Costa NavarinoCosta Navarino is the prime, sustainable destination in the Mediterranean, located in the Greek region of Messinia in the southwest Peloponnese. One of the most unspoiled and breathtaking seaside Mediterranean landscapes, this area has been shaped by 4,500 years of history. Its philosophy is driven by a genuine desire to promote Messinia, while protecting and preserving its natural beauty and heritage. It will comprise a number of distinct sites featuring 5-star deluxe hotels, luxury residences, conference facilities, spa and thalassotherapy centers, signature golf courses, as well as a wide range of unique year-round activities for adults and children. Navarino Dunes, the first area, is home to two luxury 5-star hotels, The Romanos, a Luxury Collection Resort and The Westin Resort Costa Navarino; Navarino Residences, a collection of luxury villas for private ownership; The Residences at The Westin Resort Costa Navarino, fully-furnished resort apartments for sale; the signature golf course The Dunes Course, Anazoe Spa, a 4,000m2 spa and thalassotherapy center; the state-of-the-art conference center, House of Events; specially designed facilities for children; as well as a variety of gastronomy venues, sports, outdoor and cultural activities. Navarino Bay, the second area, is home to the signature golf course, The Bay Course. Navarino Hills, with two 18-hole golf courses, is currently under construction, and there are two further sites underway.TweetPinShare129129 Shareslast_img read more

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first_imgXiaomi-backed brand Huami has made its India debut with the launch of two very aggressively priced and competently specced smartwatches, the Amazfit Bip and the Amazfit Stratos. While the Amazfit Bip is what you can call an entry-level offering, the Amazfit Stratos is a more premium affair that will also let users to switch bands. While the Amazfit Bip has been launched for Rs 5,499, the Amazfit Stratos will be available for buying for Rs 15,999. Both the smarwatches will be sold by Huami’s distribution partner PR Innovations Pvt. Ltd exclusively through online retail website Flipkart.The Amazfit Bip looks a lot like the Apple Watch in design, and sports a 1.28-inch always-on colour display with a resolution of 176×176 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on top. It ships with 3-axis acceleration sensor, a barometer, an electronic compass, GPS, geomagnetic sensor, and optical (PPG) heart rate sensor. The smartwatch is also IP68-certified and can apparently last nearly a month on a single charge. Huami says that this can also be extended by fifteen days further using the device’s low-power mode.The Amazfit Bip will be available in as many as four colours: Onyx Black, Cinnabar Red, White Cloud and Kokoda Green.”We are excited to associate with Huami, and introduce two globally popular smartwatches to the India market. Huami’s Amazfit Stratos and Bip are equipped with superior technological capabilities and premium designs; these smartwatches provide consumers great value at a highly accessible price point. They are designed to enable consumers to understand their physiological data better and live more healthy, active and connected lives,” CP Khandelwal, who is founder of PR Innovations said.advertisementThe premier Amazfit Stratos meanwhile has a 1.34-inch always-on colour display with a resolution of 320×300 pixels. It ships with an air pressure sensor, ambient light sensor, barometer, geomagnetic sensor, gyroscope, an optical (PPG) heart rate sensor, and a 3-axis accelerometer. The 290mAh battery inside the Amazfit Stratos is claimed to offer 5 days of usage on single charge. It further boasts of 5ATM water resistance, which means that it is swim-proof and it will be available for buying in the colours Black.”The launch of the new range of Huami Amazfit Bip will address a key market and selection gap for smartwatches in the price range between Rs 3,000 and Rs. 15,000, where currently no major brands play. It’s competitive products at a customer-friendly prices with features like 45-day battery life is sure to bring in a brand-new proposition to consumers. We are sure this will be received well in the market,” Hari Kumar, senior director, Flipkart said.ALSO READ: Xiaomi Mi A2 India variant to support Quick Charge 4.0, will come in 4 colourslast_img read more

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