Clonakilty this St Patrick's Weekend , West Cork Rally.
In the national section Mark Dolphin and Brian Quinlan in their Red Escort took fight to the top ten of the modified cars and came home 10th in the National section and 4th in class 14.
Garry Kelly and Mark Hurley were out in their new Civic and made a great start as they made their intentions clear from stage one, they maintained second in 11F from start to finish with a few quickest class times along the way.
Staying in class 11F and Jason Ryan and Peter Keohane were also debuting a new car and they took 3rd in class also setting some quickest class times.
In the Rear wheel drive section Mike Murphy and Patsy Cashman were back on the stages and they made a strong showing to hold second in the class 11R all weekend.
In the junior Rally which started Sunday Morning, John Joe Williams and Meg Brady finished 6th And 2nd in class 16A in the Ford Escort.
Cian Walsh and Derry Long made a good start on their first stage but throttle issues forced them to retire after two stages.
Barry Archer and Eugene Cronin were looking to get their championship back on track but unfortunately were forced to retire before the last stage
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