Rugby trick shot star from Burtonport nominated for award


A YOUNG rugby star from Burtonport will appear on a new TV programme on the Nickelodeon channel to recognise his amazing trick-shot skills.
Ross Doogan will receive his nomination on the new series ‘Fruit Shoot Get Your Skills On’ next week and is hoping that young people from around Donegal will show their support by voting for him to win the ultimate award.

Ross is a Rugby genius with the ability to hit astonishing trick-shots time and time again, he’s even able to drop kick a ball into a wheelie bin on the other side of his house! Ross will be up against three other talented skillsters vying to win the ‘Trick Stars’ Skills Award.

Fans can vote for Ross at from August 30. The winner will be announced in the final episode of Fruit Shoot Get Your Skills On, airing on Saturday September 6 at 9am on Nickelodeon.


Fruit Shoot Get Your Skills On is a brand new series featuring super-skilled celebrity guests and musical performances from top UK acts including Pixie Lott, Ella Eyre and Union J. The magazine-style show will feature hilarious pranks and showcase the talents of some of the UK’s most exceptional kids, as they compete to win a coveted Fruit Shoot Skills Award. Fruit Shoot Get Your Skills On is presented by the Fruit Shoot Skills Crew, a nine-strong team of skilled professionals who will attempt incredible Guinness World Records™ titles on the show.

Viewers can watch 13-year-old Ross receive his nomination for the ‘Trick Stars’ Skills Award on Saturday August 30 at 9am on Nickelodeon.


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