The choir has had considerable success in Competition,
winning the premier national award on three occasions at Ireland's
most important meeting, the Cork Choral Festival. Cois Cladaigh
also won first prize in the National Chamber Choir section of
the Cork Festival in 1993 and in 1994.
The Choir has also won the prize for the best song
sung in Irish at the Cork festival and trophies at other National
festivals. Cois Cladaigh competed in the International section
of the Cork Choral Festival in 1996 - 1998, 2000 and again in
They have since won the Church Competition in 2004,
2005 and 2006.
In May 2006 Cois Cladaigh also came home with two
first and one second place in the Oireachtas in Tralee.