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Donegal or Donegal Town ( /ˈdʌnɨɡɔːl/ or /ˌdʌnɨˈɡɔːl/; Irish: Dún na nGall) is a town in County Donegal, Ireland. Its name, which was historically written in English as Dunnagall or Dunagall, translates from Irish as “stronghold of the foreigners” (i.e. the Vikings).
Donegal gave its name to County Donegal, although Lifford is now the county town. Until the early 1600s, Donegal was the ‘capital’ of Tír Chonaill, a gaelic kingdom controlled by the O’Donnell Clan of the Cenél Conaill. Donegal sits at the mouth of the River Eske and Donegal Bay, which is overshadowed by the Bluestack Mountains (‘the Croaghs’). The town is bypassed by the N15 and N56 roads. The centre of the town, known as “The Diamond”, is a hub for music, poetic and cultural gatherings in the area.
There is evidence for settlements around the town dating back to prehistoric times including the remains of round forts and other earth works.
It is generally accepted by historians that St. Patrick was captured by raiders…

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Donegal, Ireland Skateboard Lessons

This class has been tested on over 2,500 skateboarders over the past two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Ireland’s pro skaters on what works best in their training and put it in this one course.

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Improve Your Skateboarding in a Two Week-Long Course

Skateboarding is a pastime activity, a work of art, or a method of transportation. Skateboarding has been shaped and influenced by many skateboarders throughout the years. A 2002 report by American Sports Data found that there are 18.5 million skateboarders in the world. 85 percent of…