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Roscommon (Irish: Ros Comáin, meaning “Saint Coman’s wood”) is the county town of County Roscommon in Ireland. Its population at the 2006 census stood at 5,017 (including rural area). The town is located near the junctions of the N60, N61 and N63 roads.
The name Roscommon is derived from Coman mac Faelchon who built a monastery there in the 5th century. The woods near the monastery became known as Saint Coman’s Wood (Ros Comáin). This was later anglicised to Roscommon. The town is the location of a notable archaeological find in 1945 when a lunula, a gold necklace, and two discs were discovered. Both items are dated to the period 2,300 and 1,800 BC.
It was the homeland of the Connachta dynasty, and included such kingdoms as Uí Maine, Delbhna Nuadat, Síol Muirdeach, and Moylurg. In addition, it contained areas known as Trícha cét’s, Túath and is the homeland of surnames such as Ó Conchobhair (O’Connor), Mac Diarmada (McDermott), Ó Ceallaigh (Kelly), Ó Birn (Beirne, Byrne, Burns), Mac…

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Roscommon, Ireland Skateboard Lessons

You can learn skateboarding completetely in 2 weeks! This class has been tested on over 2,500 skateboarders over the two years. We have taken the exact techniques from several Ireland’s pro skateboarders on what works in their training and put it in this one course.

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Learn Skateboarding in a Two Week-Long Course

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