The ISSC would like to pay tribute to one of our founding members Pat McHugh, who recently passed away from cancer in San Francisco where he lived since the late 70’s. John O’Flynn, longstanding member of ISSC, paid tribute to Pat with an excerpt of an Oct. 18, 2014 speech given on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the ISSC – Our first executive was President John Dooley (Mayor of Nelson, BC who regretfully cannot be here tonight due to campaign commitments), Joe Heaney, Pat O’Connell, Joe McNally, Rene Dooley, the late J.J. Hyland and Langley’s Pride from County Down – Ray Burns – who is here tonight. At… Read More
Do you like Soccer ⚽? Rugby 🏉? Volleyball 🏐? Basketball 🏀? How about mixing them altogether into one action packed sport – Gaelic Football 🏐 Or do you prefer Golf 🏌♀? Hockey 🏒? Softball ⚾? Lacrosse? If you mash all those techniques together you get the world’s oldest stick and ball game, the fastest game on grass and most skillful game in the world – Camogie (Hurling) 🏑 But don’t let that put you off, take a look at these clips below and then come to our Open Day to find out more? We have some all star players from Ireland living here in Vancouver who want to share their… Read More
A special thanks goes out to all our friends at the ISSC and JP Ryans for 2018. Without each and everyone of you the ISSC and JP Ryans would not be here today, for that we thank you!