Yearly Archives: 2009

The Evolution of the GAA

The Evolution of the GAA

December 22nd, 2009 | Homepage News

The Evolution of the GAA: Ulaidh, Éire agus Eile brings together leading writers and academics to examine the history of the GAA over 125 years, in Ulster, Ireland, and abroad, and the antiquity of Gaelic games over previous centuries. The book opens with a series of personal reflections by prominent members of the GAA from […]

GAA Founder remembered in Canada

GAA Founder remembered in Canada

December 22nd, 2009 | News

Ninety-one years after his death, Joseph Patrick Ryan, was honoured by the Gaelic Athletic Association on Saturday, December 19, 2009 in Cranbrook, BC Canada as one of the Founders 125 years ago. Ryan who was born in Carrick-on-Suir, Tipperary, in April 1857 was a solicitor in Ireland before emigrating to Canada in 1899 and becoming […]

Ulster Club Football League 2010

Ulster Club Football League 2010

December 21st, 2009 | Homepage News

The application form is attached and the closing date for applications is Friday 8th January 2010.  Applications must be signed by the County Secretary and the appropriate fee must accompany the application. The league commences on Sunday 7th February and the group games will run for five consecutive weekends.  Please note all matches are fixed for […]

Education Minister visits Rathlin PS

Education Minister visits Rathlin PS

December 21st, 2009 | Homepage News

On Wednesday 16th December, the Minister for Education Caitríona Ruane was accompanied on a visit to Rathlin Island by Provincial Director of Ulster GAA Danny Murphy, GAA DENI schools coach Roisin Keenan, Chairperson of Moyle District Council, Councillor Cara McShane and the Gaelic Language Development Officer for North Antrim Andrew Mac Uait. Upon landing on […]

P2 Christmas Fun Day

P2 Christmas Fun Day

December 14th, 2009 | Homepage News

110 children from various primary schools in the Newry area attended the P2 Christmas Fun Day in Newry Sports Centre at the start of December which was organised and delivered by the Down DENI coaches. Children participated in FUNdamental games with a Christmas theme, among the most popular were ‘Pull the Cracker’, ‘Capture the Turkey’ […]

Dowd Cup 2010 Launch

Dowd Cup 2010 Launch

December 14th, 2009 | Homepage News

Ulster President Gerry Doherty was on hand at the Ulster Council offices, Armagh on Monday evening to launch the 2010 Dowd Cup competition.  In a bid to make the competition more competitive and to help the development of inter-county and college football in Ulster the competition is now open to a number of Ulster counties as per the […]

A Season of Sundays

A Season of Sundays

December 8th, 2009 | Homepage News

From Páirc Bharróg, Kilbarrack, in January to Croke Park in September, the often brutal, muddy start to a season’s hopes, to the heartache and joy of a season end, the expectations and dreams of players and fans, the task faced by the managers, new and experienced, A Season of Sundays yet again beautifully chronicles the […]

GAA 4 ALL

GAA 4 ALL

December 7th, 2009 | Events

Venues: Foreglen GAA Centre, Co.Derry Info: This is a theory & practical course for Parents and Club members to introduce Gaelic Games to people in their club or community who have a disability. Tutor: Paul Callaghan Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any […]

Emyvale take Junior Title

Emyvale take Junior Title

December 7th, 2009 | Homepage News

AIB Ulster GAA Club Football Junior Championship Final Replay: Emyvale (Monaghan) 2-14 St Teresa’s (Antrim) 1-11 Emyvale lifted the title when they overcame Antrim champions St Teresa’s, Belfast in this final replay in Pairc Esler Newry. The winners made a brilliant start with a point from John T Trainor and a goal from Robbie McHugh […]

Hurling/Camogie Nursery Programme

Hurling/Camogie Nursery Programme

November 30th, 2009 | Events

Venues: Beragh GAC (Co. Tyrone), Knocks Grattan GAA Club (Co. Fermanagh) Info: These are indoor coach participation sessions and will look at drills, skills and games for players aged 4-8 years. Tutor: Kevin Kelly Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any queries please […]

Hurling/Camogie Nursery Programme

Hurling/Camogie Nursery Programme

November 30th, 2009 | Events

Venue: St John Bosco Hall, Newry (Co. Down) Info: These are indoor coach participation sessions and will look at drills, skills and games for players aged 4-8 years. Tutor: Kevin Kelly Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any queries please contact Kevin Kelly […]

Donaghmoyne win Club All-Ireland

Donaghmoyne win Club All-Ireland

November 30th, 2009 | Homepage News

Tesco Ladies Senior Club Championship Final: Donaghmoyne (Monaghan) 2-07 Donoughmore (Cork) 1-08 Ulster and Monaghan champions Donaghmoyne produced a stunning performance to land their second All Ireland senior club title in four years on Sunday at St Rynagh’s Banagher. This was a game that produced just about everything with defending of the highest quality along […]

Club Football Finals Round-Up

Club Football Finals Round-Up

November 30th, 2009 | Homepage News

AIB Ulster GAA Football Club Senior Final: St Gall’s (Antrim) 0-16  Loup (Derry) 0-05 Antrim champions St Gall’s ran out easy winners over Derry’s Loup in a one-sided game at Páirc Esler on Sunday afternoon. Gall’s led 0-8 to 0-4 at the interval and completely dominated the second half to win the game by a […]

Club Football Finals Preview

Club Football Finals Preview

November 25th, 2009 | News

AIB Ulster Senior Club Football Final: Loup (Derry) v St Galls (Antrim) This Sunday sees a rematch of the 2003 Ulster Club Final where St Galls from Antrim meet Derry winners, Loup.   Six years ago, it was Loup who emerged victorious under the watchful eye of current Fermanagh manager, Malachy O’Rourke, as they collected their […]

Hurling / Camogie Nursery Programme

Hurling / Camogie Nursery Programme

November 24th, 2009 | Events

Venue: Dungannon, Ballyconnell & Belfast (Actual venues to be confirmed) Info: This is an Indoor Coach Participation Session and will look at Drills, Skills and games for players aged 4-8yrs. Tutor: Kevin Kelly Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any queries please contact […]

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