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9 of Galway's best sporting moments in 2013

We’ve rounded up some of the more memorable moments involving Galway natives in 2013.

St. Thomas win the All-Ireland Club senior hurling club title on St. Patrick’s Day

imageImage: ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Corinthians RFC power to promotion to Division 1B of the All-Ireland League

YouTube: Ann Colleran

Sixth time luck for Therese Maher as Galway claim All-Ireland senior camogie crown

imageImage: ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Connacht produce one of the biggest shocks in Heineken Cup history by beating Toulouse

image©INPHO/Billy Stickland

The U21 football team win their fourth All-Ireland since 2002 to underline their dominance

imageImage: ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Salthill native Kevin Thornton earns gold at the AG European Triathlon championships in Turkey

imagePic: Kevin Thornton

Ballinasloe win the All-Ireland Junior Club Championship in February


©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Bohermore man David Forde proves his goalkeeping credentials with a man of the match display against Germany

imageImage: ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

David Burke’s stunning goal against Dublin back in July [starts at 1.02]

YouTube: officialgaa

There were many more memorable moments from the sporting year in Galway, so feel free to share your own personal favourite in the comments section below…

See more of our county-by-county sporting highlights here >

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Murray Kinsella

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