Irish Rugby Star to Open Iverk Show.


Hugo Keenan, the Irish rugby international full back is to open the Iverk Show on Saturday the 27th August.

Hugo has had a great year with the Triple Crown win and a winning test series against the All Blacks in New |Zealand.

Hugo is also a Leinster star and has appeared 44 times for them and won Pro14 leagues also. He is a nephew of Iverk Show chairman Robert Dowley.

Also at the opening will be Katie Power of the All Ireland winning Kilkenny Camogie hurling team and she will have the O’Duffy Cup at the showgrounds.

The official opening ceremony will take place at 11.30 am in front of the secretary’s office.