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7 of Kildare’s best sporting moments in 2013

From a world record and gold medal to a Grand Prix and Grand Slam, it’s been a decent sporting year for the Lilywhites.

Kill’s Ruby Walsh helped Hurricane Fly set a new world record for Grade 1 wins

imageImage: INPHO/Morgan Treacy

While Cian O’Connor claimed the Grand Prix at the Dublin Horse Show


The Kildare ladies lifted the All-Ireland Junior Camogie Championship

imageImage: INPHO/Cathal Noonan

While it wasn’t a bad year for Jamie Heaslip either

imageImage: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Gary Cully picked up Flyweight gold at the European Youth Championships

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The U21 footballers won the Leinster Championship for the first time in five years

imageImage: INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

While the minors bridged an even longer gap, winning their first Leinster title since 1991

imageImage: INPHO/Donall Farmer

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

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Steve O'Rourke

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