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Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure Gears Up for Operation Transformation 2018

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We’re delighted to announce that we’ve teamed up with Donegal Sports Partnership to host ‘Operation Transformation 2018’ in Donegal. We’re looking for a number of leaders in the county to take on the challenge in the New Year, so if you think this is right for you, then we’d love to hear from you.

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Black Friday Super Sale

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Our Black Friday Super Sale is happening all this week. Get great value with an additional 30% extra off sale items on the morning of Black Friday, 24th November, from 9am - 12pm only.

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Milford GAA Club Wins Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure Intermediate Championship Final

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Huge congratulations to Clg Baile na nGalloglach (Milford GAA club) on winning the Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure Intermediate Championship Final yesterday. It was a great game and the two teams put in a great fight in O’Donnell Park. Our very own Tony McNamee (pictured left) was on the winning side, so well-done Tony!  

Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure is the proud sponsor of the Donegal GAA Football Championships and it’s great to see clubs like Milford and St. Nauls in the final. Our shop stocks a great range of club gear and this Milford GAA bobble hat makes the perfect gift anytime of year...get yours here.


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New Skechers Range Available at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure

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Check out the new range of Skechers footwear now available at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure. There’s a great collection of colours and sizes for men, women and children in-store and online. If you haven’t already invested in a pair of Skechers, now is the time.

The new Skechers range is perfect for casual walks, hitting the shops or pairing with your favourite jeans and the kids range will ensure 100% comfort in school or playing in the park!

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MMS School Stars Award 2017/2018

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The MMS School Stars Awards have been launched for the 2017/2018 school year. The awards are about celebrating students and schools across Donegal that have achieved something exemplary throughout the academic year. The MMS School Star Awards can be anything school related (academic, artistic, creative, sporting, etc) that deserves attention, recognition and celebration.

We want to support schools across the county and each term, the winning school will win a training kit to the value of €250 for their school. If you think you or your school has done something to deserve recognition, we’d love to hear from you. You can send your entries to schoolstars@michaelmurphysports.ie.

All entries should include a brief description (max 250 words) along with any supporting images or materials.

Closing Dates

Nominations for this term will be accepted until Monday 18th December 2017 and the winning student or school will be announced shortly thereafter. If you have any queries, please send us an email or call Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure on 074 91 28268.

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Massive End of Season Golf Sale at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure

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We're gearing up for a massive end of season golf sale this week. There's some great discounts across the golf centre on clothing, clubs and accessories. The sale gets underway this Friday, 22nd September and for the first three hours, we're giving an additional 20% off all sale items in-store! With winter golf just around the corner, here's our top three winter essentials for 2017: 

Men's Galvin Green APEX Jacket Gortex (Blue/Black)

The Galvin Green range is perfect for winter golf and is a top favourite among golfers across the globe. This men's Galvin Green APEX Jacket Gortex is now €369.00, but prices will be slashed in our golf sale and it will be going for just €249.00. Don't forget, we're offering 20% more off for the first three hours of the sale. 


Full Set of Regrips - Starting from €60

If your grips look worn or if they are slippery, you should consider getting your clubs regripped. In general, grips should be replaced once a year, depending on how often you play (and what conditions) and how you store your clubs. Get great value in our golf sale with a full set of regrips starting from €60. Call in-store and talk to our expert golf team to find out more. 


Under Armour Storm Sweater Fleece Oz Academy - €89.00

This Under Armour Storm Sweater is ideal for winter golf in Donegal. The lightweight fleece is warm, soft and it has a brushed inner layer. Its loose fitting offers complete comfort too. Buy it here


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Great Savings on Canterbury at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure

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There’s never been a better time to stock up on Canterbury items with our ‘Buy One – Get One Half Price’ offer. There’s some great Canterbury Ireland items already on sale and you can gear up for rugby in-store or online. Here’s our top Canterbury Ireland picks for men, ladies and juniors:


2017 Canterbury Ireland Rugby Women’s Training Full Zip Hoody Was €75.00 Now €39.00. Buy it here.  




Canterbury IRFU Thermoreg Quarter Zip Top €70.00. Buy it in-store or online here.  



Canterbury IRFU Infant Kit Pack €60.00. This infant Canterbury Ireland pack would make the perfect gift. Buy it here.



Canterbury Ireland Home Classic Jersey - Was €62.50 Now Only €32.00

One of the best sellers this season, this short sleeve rugby top features the classic design that is similar to the vintage rugby jerseys of previous decades. It is made from 100% cotton and features an embroidered crest and loop neckline. Buy it now.


You can check out the full Canterbury Ireland collection here......


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Mum's On The Run

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With the kids’ back at school and routine restored, now is the perfect time to get active. The women’s collection at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure will ensure you look and feel good while fitting in those mid-week workout sessions. Here's our top three picks this week:


Kylie Jenner Puma Explosive Mesh Tank - €36

Take inspiration from the new Puma Kylie Jenner range and start your health kick today. This Puma Explosive Mesh Tank is perfect for morning runs, HIIT sessions or even yoga and Pilates. It has breathable material and offers comfort. Buy it now.


Asics Gel Sonama 3 Gore-tex - €110

Go for your weekly run, whatever the weather, in the waterproof GEL-SONOMA 2 G-TX. Run comfortably with cushioning under your heel, and get a shoe that lasts with a tough, protective upper and durable outsole. Check them out in-store or buy them here.


Fitbit Charge 2 Small - €160.00

Track your movement and your eating with this FitBit Charge 2. The stylish tracker is a brilliant tool to keep you motivated and the wristbands come in a selection of colours. 

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Massive Birthday Sale

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We're absolutely delighted to be celebrating our third year in business this week. We’re celebrating with a massive three-day birthday sale, which starts this Thursday, 27th July from 9am. Highland Radio's Lee Gooch will be broadcasting live from the store on Thursday from 3 - 5.30pm and there will also be a meet & greet with some Donegal players from 3 - 5pm. 

It’s going to be our biggest giveaway to date with up to 90% off children’s shoes and 50% off men’s, women’s and children’s clothing and accessories. To prove the early bird catches the worm, we’ll also be giving an additional 30% bonus on all sale items for three hours only on Thursday morning from 9am – 12pm.

Huge thanks to all our customers for their continued support. We’re looking forward to the next year...

Pictured launching the third birthday sale are team members, (l-r) Claire Coyle, Laura Gallagher,  Louise McNamee and Dan Boyce.

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Comments  |   Posted   |  By Michael Murphy

It’s scrappage time at Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure. Trade in your old running shoes and get 15% off a brand-new pair of runners from across the entire 172 range. Upgrade your footwear today and choose from leading brands including Asics, Nike, New Balance, Adidas and Puma. Gear up for 172 today by shopping in-store or online at michaelmurphysports.ie.


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