Emotional victory as father of deceased Ploughing Championship champ wins in NI


Martin Kehoe, the father of the late Martin Jr who died tragically, won at NI Ploughing event at the weekend.

Emotional victory as father of deceased Ploughing Championship champ wins in NI

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Martin Kehoe, the father of the late Martin Jr who died tragically, won at NI Ploughing event at the weekend.

Martin Kehoe, Co. Wexford came out on top in the World Style Conventional Class at the 74th Northern Ireland International Ploughing Championships.

He was crowned the overall winner of the Conventional Class Armagh.

The World Champion scooped top honours in his category on the first day of the event which was hosted on Friday 29th September and Saturday 20th September near Donaghcloney, Co. Down.

This victory comes week following the passing of his son, Martin Kehoe Jr, a former ploughing champion.

A total of 50 qualified competitors from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland contested in seven different classes.

1000’s of spectators were in attendance.

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