Yearly Archives: 2008

2009 Ulster Coaching Conference

2009 Ulster Coaching Conference

December 22nd, 2008 | Homepage News

This year the Ulster GAA Coaching Conference is targeting coaches who workin the nursery and juvenile sections of our clubs. This is a very important area within our clubs. It is at this stage of the young player’s development that the right building blocks are set down for their future progress and development. The title […]

CDP – Lifestyle Management

CDP – Lifestyle Management

December 22nd, 2008 | Events

Venue: Loughry College, Cookstown (Food Technology Room 5) Tutor: Des Jennings Info: This theory session will specifically look at the age group of 15 and older.  This course is open to everyone but is particularly aimed at Development Squad, Under 16, Under 18, Under 21 and Senior county and club coaches in both codes. Please […]

Cross claim 3-in-a-row

Cross claim 3-in-a-row

December 15th, 2008 | Homepage News

Ulster Club SFC Final Replay: Crossmaglen Rangers 0-12 Ballinderry Shamrocks 1-4 A determined fourth-quarter display sealed a seventh Ulster Club SFC success for Crossmaglen Rangers following a five-point replay victory over Ballinderry Shamrocks at Brewster Park, Enniskillen. In a game played in dry conditions, a somewhat disappointing opening half was overshadowed by an excellent second […]

Ulster Club Final Refixed

Ulster Club Final Refixed

December 8th, 2008 | Homepage News

Yesterday’s Ulster Club Senior Football Championship Final fell foul of the winter frost and had to be called off at around 12pm.  The refixed final replay will now take place on Sunday 14th December at Brewster Park Enniskillen, with a 2.30pm throw in. — Sunday’s game – like all replays, is set to be a […]

Queens mark first Sigerson success

Queens mark first Sigerson success

December 2nd, 2008 | Homepage News

GAA President to attend special dinner to honour 1958 Sigerson champions Event: Dinner to mark the 50th Anniversary of Queen’s University’s victory in the 1958 Sigerson Cup When: Saturday, 13th December 2008 at 7.00pm Where: Queen’s University, Belfast GAA President Nickey Brennan will attend a special dinner in Belfast on Saturday, 13th December to mark […]

Ulster Club Finals Round-Up

Ulster Club Finals Round-Up

December 1st, 2008 | Homepage News

Ulster Club Senior Football Championship Final: Ballinderry (Derry) 1-10 Crossmaglen (Armagh) 1-10 In the Ulster Club Senior Football Championship Final, Ballinderry and Crossmaglen played out an entrawling draw at Brewster Park Enniskillen. ‘Cross’ looked to have secured their 7th Ulster title as Oisin McConville’s goal helped them to a 5 point lead, with as many […]

Ulster Ladies pick up 6 All Stars

Ulster Ladies pick up 6 All Stars

November 18th, 2008 | Homepage News

Ulster picked up a total of 6 Ladies Football All-Stars at the gala banquet at CityWest Hotel on Saturday night. All-Ireland Champions Cork and Ulster champions Monaghan dominated the nominations for this year’s Ladies Football All-Stars with 20 nominations between the two senior finalists but it was the four in a row champions who collected […]

Over 500 attend Club Conference

Over 500 attend Club Conference

November 17th, 2008 | Homepage News

The Ulster Council’s second Club and Community Development conference organised in partnership with the Irish News took place in the Europa Hotel, Belfast, on Saturday 15th November. Over 500 delegates attended including club, county and provincial level GAA officials, central and local government officials, and four government ministers including Tánaiste Mary Coughlan TD, Minister for […]

Rossa claim first Camogie All-Ireland

Rossa claim first Camogie All-Ireland

November 17th, 2008 | Homepage News

Jane Adams capped a superb week for Antrim camogie as her 2-9 haul inspired O’Donovan Rossa to All-Ireland senior club camogie glory on Sunday. O’Donovan Rossa became the first Ulster outfit to capture the Bill Carroll trophy in the 44-year history of the competition as they recorded a 2-15 to 1-12 victory against Tipperary and […]

Ulster GAA lift Interfirms Title

Ulster GAA lift Interfirms Title

November 14th, 2008 | Homepage News

Ulster Interfirms Senior Football Championship Final: Ulster GAA (Armagh) 3-8  McAleer & Rushe (Tyrone) 1-8 Ulster GAA continued their rich success in the Inter-Firms competition last night by adding the Ulster SFC Cup to their trophy cabinet. In 2006 the Armagh based firm won the Ulster Junior title, before going on to beat Limerick Garda […]

2009 Dr McKenna Cup Draw

2009 Dr McKenna Cup Draw

November 11th, 2008 | Homepage News

Reigning Dr McKenna Cup Champions Down have been drawn against All Ireland SFC Champions Tyrone in the group stages of the 2009 Gaelic Life Dr McKenna Cup.  Monaghan and St Mary’s make up the other teams in Group B. In Group A, reigning NFL Champions Derry will square up against last year’s beaten Ulster finalists […]

400 Volunteers set for Conference

400 Volunteers set for Conference

November 7th, 2008 | Homepage News

The second Ulster GAA Club and Community Development conference will take place on Saturday 15th November in the Europa Hotel. Ulster GAA’s conference partner for the 2008 event is the Irish News. The conference has become the Ulster Council’s flagship non-games event focused at supporting club and community development right across Ulster GAA, which services […]

Ulster Club Round-Up

Ulster Club Round-Up

November 4th, 2008 | Homepage News

Cavan Gaels, St Eunan’s and Ballinderry all made their way into the Ulster Club SFC semi-finals. Cavan Gaels emerged the victors from their clash with Antrim’s St Galls on a score of 1-7 to 0-7. The first half finished with the sides level, despite Michael Lyng’s Gaels goal. Seanie Johnston then took centre stage as […]

GAA / IFA Schools Coaches Training

GAA / IFA Schools Coaches Training

November 3rd, 2008 | Homepage News

58 Department of Education Primary School Coaches had their first in service training day together at the Meadowbank Sports Complex in Magherafelt on Thursday 30th October. This was the first occasion for the coaches from the GAA and the IFA to come together since the Minister’s Sport in School’s Project started in November 2007. The […]

Club & Community Conference 2008

Club & Community Conference 2008

October 27th, 2008 | Homepage News

“Strengthening  Community Cohesion through the Development of GAA Clubs and Volunteers.” The second Ulster GAA Club & Community Development Conference, sponsored this year by The Irish News will take place on Saturday 15th November at the Europa Hotel Belfast. Some of the workshops include Pitch and Clubhouse Development, Club Branding PR and Communication, Women in […]

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