Swimming bans have been lifted from five Clare beaches.
Tulla owned Rockalong Aqua was among the winners at Galway Track on Saturday night while Quilty’s David Hogan produced more winners as did Sean Meade of Miltown Malbay.
Swimming bans have been implemented for two more Clare beaches while an advisory not to enter the water has been put in place for Lahinch.
While “winning is nice, teams that win their first round game are unlikely to get too excited”.
Bathing restrictions have been lifted at two of the four Clare beaches where a swimming ban had been issued.
Council officials are determined that one of the busiest weekends of the year for Kilkee will not become a washout.
Four Clare beaches are under a temporary prohibition on swimming.
Strict measures remain in place as greyhound racing has resumed, the break has served Clare owners well with more success recorded in Galway.
“Major infrastructural deficits” will prevent future housing projects in Newmarket-on-Fergus, a Clare developer who has a housing development before An Bord Pleanála has warned.
Lifeguard cover has resumed at Clare beaches.