Fire Walk for Special Olympics

first_imgFacebook NewsCommunityFire Walk for Special OlympicsBy Staff Reporter – April 17, 2014 563 Twitter Fancy doing a world record Fire Walk to help Special Olympics Ireland?Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Over 600 people including rugby legend David Wallace will walk over hot coals to help people. You can be one of these people and break a world record too and all for a great cause!Special Olympics main fundraising event for the Limerick 2014 games is a World Record Fire Walking Challenge. There is an attempt at a World Record for the most individuals consecutively Fire Walking at a Single Venue and the record is currently held by a group in New Zealand and stands at 608 people. The event will take place on Friday, May 16 in the Kilmurry Lodge, Castletroy.Participants arrive at 7pm on the night of the Fire Walk and all participants take part in a Motivational Seminar. After the seminar is completed, participants are led out to the Fire Lanes with Percussion Drums adding to the atmosphere. After the Fire Walk there will be free entry to the ‘after-party’. Entertainment on the night will include a well-known Limerick band and performances from fire breathers, dancers and drummers as well as free entry to the band and nightclub for all participants.Spectators can also attend and watch you walk the Fire Lane as well as taking part in the rest of the night.Fundraise online at or contact Frank by mobile at 085 862 6403 or by email at [email protected] Email WhatsAppcenter_img Linkedin Advertisement Print Previous article50 choral years of celebrationNext articleShinnors’ List Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ielast_img read more

DAPA brings home two awards at BACCHUS national conference

first_imgHarvard’s Drug & Alcohol Peer Advisor (DAPA) program, a peer education group under Harvard’s Office of Alcohol & Other Drug Services, was recently recognized as a “2012 Outstanding Network Member” at The BACCHUS Network General Assembly. DAPA has received several honors at the regional level, but this was the organization’s first award at the national assembly. DAPA also received accolades for its student-developed website and its use of social media, giving the group its second award for “Innovative Use of Technology.”The BACCHUS Network is a university- and community-based network focusing on comprehensive health and safety initiatives. Its general assembly is the premiere national conference for student leaders and advisors promoting health and safety.Learn more about the DAPA program and how to get involved here.last_img read more

Shia LaBeouf’s Broadway Outburst; 8 Crazy Things That Went Down

first_img Related Shows 2. He slapped random patrons on the ass and back of the head. 1. He lit up a cigarette inside Studio 54 during the first act of the performance. 6. When confronted by police, he yelled and cursed at the officers, telling them “I’ll f*ck you up,” among other obscenities. Whether or not this is all some elaborate publicity stunt as part of his #IAmSorry “performance art,” LaBeouf provided a master class in what you should not do as a Broadway audience member during a night of theatergoing.  8. While being held at the station, LaBeouf was muzzled for repeatedly spitting.  3. He fed a woman a strawberry from her own plate. In January, LaBeouf announced his retirement from “all public life” after facing a plagiarism accusation over his short film This culminated in a one-man-show titled #IAmSorry. The show was an apparent apology for his string of wacky behavior.  In case you missed it, here’s a recap of LaBeouf’s reported bizarre behavior that led to and followed his arrest:center_img After an eventful night at the theater that exploded over social media on June 26, actor Shia LaBeouf has been released from police custody following his disruptive behavior at Cabaret on Broadway. LaBeouf was reportedly charged with one count of criminal trespassing, one count of harassment and two counts of disorderly conduct. According to CBS News, he was released on his own recognizance and faced a judge Friday morning. LaBeouf is due back in court on July 24. 7. He told the police he was in the army (he is not). Show Closed This production ended its run on March 29, 2015 View Comments Cabaret 5. He appeared disheveled and incoherent. 4. Audience members complained about his body odor.last_img read more

If you walk with a glass basket around your neck in northwestern Istria, you are no longer “crazy”, in fact, it becomes imperative.

first_imgRELATED NEWS: An attractive offer of Istrian wines, a long walk by the sea and delicious snacks will mark the third edition of the event Wine & Walk by the sea, which will be held on Saturday, September 28 in Novigrad. Lovers of wine and good food will enjoy a 10-kilometer long walk through Novigrad and its surroundings at the beginning of autumn with a glass in hand.  Return to Novigrad is scheduled in the late afternoon, and the goal of the event is in the old town. Here, participants can continue the celebration with excellent music and performances by the Goran Griff Band, delicious snacks and local wine, and a fair of indigenous agricultural products and souvenirs where they will be able to enjoy the riches of Istria.  Pervino, Moreno Ivančić, Stancija Fava, Demark, Leonardo Palčić, Ghira and Novacco wineries will present their wine offer, while delicious Istrian fish and meat dishes will be prepared by Plegius catering, Navigare restaurant, Konobe Nino, Half 8 restaurant, Sergio tavern and restaurant At Marica’s, while bakery Osho will take care of the sweet snack. The beginning of autumn in northwestern Istria will be marked by the autumn edition of Wine & Walk, ie Wine & Walk by the sea in Novigrad. “Top offer of Istrian wines and indigenous gastronomic delicacies, a unique walk through the old town of Novigrad, by the sea, olive groves and vineyards and always a great atmosphere are the main ingredients of Wine & Walka by the sea. This wine tour attracts more and more visitors every year, which motivates us to invest more and more effort in additional content from year to year in order to exceed expectations. I believe that we will surprise all visitors this year as well ”, she stated Vesna Ferenac, director of the Tourist Board of the City of Novigrad-Cittanova. I wrote earlier how the word became a synonym for Wine & Walk – SOLD OUT, because tickets sell out in less than 24 hours and all online. More than impressive. In northwestern Istria, this event already has a cult status, and tourists who walk with baskets for a glass of wine around their necks are no longer considered “crazy”, in fact, but a clear symbol of recognizing Wine & Walk. Even which arouses “envy” because once you experience Wine & Walk it is difficult to accept the fact that this year there. Simply a story that delights and evokes strong positive memories. Also, even some visitors plan a part of the annual according to Wine & Walk, which is another strong proof that Wine & Walk has become a motive for coming, which was the goal of the event. The start of the program is scheduled in the morning from the Novigrad waterfront Porporela where participants will register. Everyone will receive a tasting glass and vouchers, a map of the trail and all the instructions to help them on the wine trail. The adventure begins with a walk along the waterfront and the old port of Mandrač, in the very historic center of the city where participants are waiting for the first point. After the tasting, the walkers will continue along the path that passes partly along the coast, and then enters the hinterland of Novigrad through vineyards and olive groves. A total of seven points await participants along the way where they will be able to enjoy the eno-gastronomic offer of northwestern Istria, meet winemakers and famous chefs and experience many surprises. Find out more about the whole event HERE Such a simple, logical and phenomenal tourist story. By the way, Istria Wine & Walk in the past three years has experienced its new great extensions through Wine & Walk by the sea-in Novigrad in September, where 500 tickets are available, and in April Sweet Wine & Walk for 300 visitors departing from Momjan. Everything in the pre- and post-season. ISTRIA WINE & WALK SOLD OUT IN LESS THAN 24 HOURSlast_img read more