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Emmet

Robert. 1778--1803, Irish nationalist, executed for leading an uprising for Irish independence
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In a post on its website, the club said: "Emmets have always helped our local charities through the Annual Christmas Swim a but this year it takes on a significant importance to the Emmets - because it is for one of our very own club members - hopefully the public will give generously to the fund to ensure the greatest assistance and support can provided for Shane and his family.
This year it commemorates the bi-centennial of the most iconic of its icons: the United Irishman Robert Emmet (1778-1803).
The development of the Emmet legend commenced immediately after his death, fiction and fact becoming indistinguishable in the retelling.
they were joined in Croke Park yesterday by members of Bray emmets GAA club and current record holder Mark herbert from Kildare, where they issued a challenge to GAA players from both club and county to take part in the 2011 c o m p e t i -t ion and break the Kick Fada distance records which have stood for a decade.
Over 20 inter-county stars are expected to accept there c or d -breaking challenge and take part in the 2011 competition, which takes place in Bray emmets GAA Club on Saturday, September 10.
MEATH'S Brian Sheridan won the 10th annual MBNA Kick Fada 2009 competition at the Bray Emmets club on Saturday.
She beat Aisling O hAnnaidh from Bray Emmets Geraldine Norton from Wicklow and Emma Dunne from Dublin into the minor places.
Listowel Emmets moved to eight points to go level with Desmonds and An Ghaeltacht with just one round of games left.
Listowel Emmets fought back to draw with beaten county finalists Kerins O'Rahillys, who could have secured a league final spot with a win.
A COLM Cooper inspired Dr Crokes progressed at the second attempt in the AIB County Senior Football Championship when they put Listowel Emmets to the sword at Lewis Road on Saturday evening.
At a sun kissed Croke Park yesterday the Bray Emmets club in Wicklow teamed up with MBNA Europe Limited for the launch of the second Kick Fada, the football equivalent of the more venerable Puck Fada.