Our Achievements

The Carey Academy started in June 2007 and has gone from strength to strength, winning Regional, National and World Championships in solo, ceili (teams of 8) and figure (teams of 16) categories.

Our National Solo Champions

John Whitehurst
British National Champion 2009, 2010, 2011
All Ireland Champion 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016
North American Champion 2010, 2014
All Scotland Champion 2009, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2016
Great Britain Champion 2014, 2015, 2016

Mitchell Hodges
North American Champion 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Great Britain Champion 2013
All Scotland Champion 2014

Joe Bitter
British National Champion 2008, 2010, 2011
Great Britain Champion 2007, 2008, 2010
North American Champion 2009, 2010, 2011
All Ireland Champion 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
All Scotland Champion 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Bobbie Trotter
British National Champion 2010
North American Champion 2008, 2009
All Scotland Champion 2009

Lewis Childs
All Scotland Champion 2009

Caolan McKeating-Lynch
All Scotland Champion 2011
British National Champion 2012

Patrick McGonigle
British National Champion 2012
Great Britain Champion 2012, 2013
All Scotland Champion 2013
All Ireland Champion 2013

Erin McPolin
North American Champion 2012, 2014, 2016

Beth Monaghan
North American Champion 2013, 2015
All Ireland Champion 2013

Callum O'Neill
North American Champion 2015

Jessica Hindley
All Scotland Champion 2017

All Ireland Champions
U16 Girls Ceili 2013

Our World Champions!
Joe Bitter 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
John Whitehurst 2010, 2012, 2013, 2016
Caolan McKeating Lynch  2012
Mitchell Hodges 2014
U11 Mixed Ceili 2016
U13 Mixed Figure 2016, 2017
U13 Girls Figure 2010
U16 Mixed Figure 2008, 2009, 2010
U16 mixed ceili 2009, 2017
U16 girls figure 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2017
U16 girls ceili 2011, 2014
U19 girls ceili 2011
Senior Mixed Ceili 2010
Senior Ladies Figure 2014, 2016