Aoife has been involved with the guard for a number of colour guard and winter guard units.


In 2006, she was the soloist with Black Knights, from Gravesend, UK, as part of their UK championship winning year, with performances throughout the UK and Europe.


The following year she joined the guard at Senators, from Eastleigh, UK and performed with them throughout 2007 and 2008, during which both years they were crowned European Champions, as well as taking a domestic title in the UK.


Aoife also performed with The Academy winter guard in 2007 and 2008, during which time she also wrote their top placed movement.    She also wrote for their successful junior units who were crowned UK champions both years, and performed in the World Championships in Dayton, Ohio, USA.


Aoife also wrote twice for Southern Knights winter guard in Brighton, UK, who took the coveted A Class championship on both occasions.


She remains in demand and has taught and written guard with several units in Ireland, as well as running various workshops.