From The Archives


Co Final Reunion in Dalcassian Ruan


Paddy O'Loughlin, Gerry & Paudie Kelly and Margaret O'Regan

Paddy O'Loughlin, Paudie Kelly, Ml Considine, Joe McDonnell and Tommy Casey

Johnny O'Donoghue,  Lot O'Halloran, Sean & Frank  Custy, Ml Moloney, Willie Kitson and Ger Lyons


Liam & Sam in Ruan 1991

John O'Sullivan  (Minor Sec) & Liam Ballinger  (Minor Chairman)


Presentation to Jimmy Smyth by Clare Co. Council

John Cullinan, Ml Moloney & Jimmy Smyth

Ml Moloney, Jimmy Smyth, Ger Lyons & Christy O'Connor at the launch of Jimmy's Book


Presentation to Co Winning Ruan Teams in 1986

James Marrinan, Micky Leahy, Ml Henchy, Paddy Leahy & Cyril Lyons at Social in 1986

John Purcell, Jimmy Smyth, Kevin Smyth, Tommy Casey, Ml Considine, Ml Smyth at Social in 1986

Back:-Paddy O'Loughlin, Micko Lyons, Jimmy Smyth, Brendan Vaughan(Co Chair), Dr Loftus (Gaa President), Des Crowe, 
John Lyons,        James Marrinan.
Front:- Ml Moloney, Mrs Loftus, Collette Crowe, Veronica Casey at Social in 1986.

Social Organising Committee 1986

Back:- Morty Kelly, James Marrinan, Tommy Casey, Christy O'Connor, Francy O'Halloran, Cyril Lyons, Tony Meaney, Franny Lyons,        Frank Custy.
Front:- John Lyons, Johnny O'Donoghue, Veronica Casey, Ml Moloney, Fr O'Brien, Paddy Feigherty.


Ruan 1959 Team on Co Final Day 1999

John Doyle, Christy Ring & Jimmy Smyth after the opening of Ruan Pitch 1971

GAA President Dr Donal Keenan at the opening of Ruan Pitch 1971

John Ryan & Sean Casey present playing gear for Co Final 1988

Tommy Casey,Miko Neylon, Jimmy Barrett, Ml Slattery, Fr Barrett, John Hanley, Fr O'Brien, Frank Custy, Miko Lyons, Paddy O'Loughlin            at presentation to Fr Tommy Barrett.

Johnny O'Donoghue, Liam Ballinger, Sean Custy & John Noonan watch Minor training

Toddy Guinnane, Franny Lyons & Christy O' Connor at Feile in 1986

Frank Lyons makes presentation to Jim Nelson manager of St Pauls, Belfast Feile team in 1986 

Tom Crowe makes presentation to Liam Ballinger with John O'Sullivan & Cyril Lyons of Ruan Minor club.

Ger Lyons, Syl O'Connor Co Board Pro and Christy O'Connor at the Jimmy Smyth Unveiling.

Jimmy Smyth, Joe McDonnell, Micky & Paddy Leahy, Paddy Russell, Johnny Purcell & Johnny McNamara at the Ruan/Clarecastle Reunion

Margaret O'Regan, Ml Moloney, Liam Ballinger & Marie Clohessy at Jimmy Smyth Unveiling

Margaret O'Regan, Ger Lyons,Caroline Meaney, John O'Donnell, Christy O'Connor, Martin Moroney & Paddy Maher of 1996 Social Comm.

Ger Pyne, Dan McMahon, John Moroney, Tony Meaney, John Lyons, Martin Finucane & Pascal Courtney at Ruan  Social.

Leahy, Moroney, Henchy & Lyons Clans enjoy Ruan Social.

Michael O'Regan, John Hanley & Cyril Lyons at the Ruan/Clarecastle Reunion

Cyril Lyons, Pat Meaney, Patricia Moroney, Sean Ryan & Ml Moloney at the launch of the Ruan Golf Classsic.

Dysart Tug of War Team  (See them muscles)

Back: Tom Sheedy, Flan Lyons, P J Lyons, Tom Roughan, John Noonan.
Front: Noel Tierney, John Moroney, Cyril Lyons, Ml Moroney

Unvailing of plaque to late John Moroney


Clare Team in 1992 including late John Moroney, Cyril Lyons & Ml Daffy