Monthly Archives: March 2010

U21 Football Semis Postponed

U21 Football Semis Postponed

March 31st, 2010 | News

Due to the inclement weather, the 2 Cadbury’s Ulster Under 21 Football Championship Semi Finals scheduled for tonight have been postponed until Saturday. * Note that this is now a double header at Brewster Park, Enniskillen. Saturday 3rd April: Cadbury’s Ulster Under 21 Football Championship Semi Finals: Derry v Donegal at Brewster Park, Enniskillen (12.15pm) […]

Shanks rolls into All-Ireland Final

Shanks rolls into All-Ireland Final

March 30th, 2010 | Homepage News

Thanks to the new back-door system which has been introduced to the GAA Handball Championship this year, Clann Eireann’s Charly Shanks will contest the 2010 GAA Handball All-Ireland 40×20 Senior Singles Final. The Chairman of County Armagh GAA Handball secured an All-Ireland final spot following his win over Garden County man Michael Gregan in Saturday’s […]

Club & Volunteer Awards 2010

Club & Volunteer Awards 2010

March 30th, 2010 | Homepage News

The Club is the GAA’s lifeblood, volunteers are its soul. Giving their time, asking nothing in return. The passion, pride, commitment, generosity, hard work… legends in every community. To enter your Club, School or Volunteer in The Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards email clubawards@irishnews.com for an application pack or visit: http://www.irishnews.com/clubawards/ Ulster GAA’s newly […]

Hurling Goalkeeping Clinic

Hurling Goalkeeping Clinic

March 30th, 2010 | Events

Venue: Mid Ulster Sports Arena, Cookstown, Co Tyrone Tutors: Shane Elliot and Graham Clarke Info: Former Antrim No. 1 and Current Down No.1, will be delivering the Coach Observation Session. This CDP will allow coaches to see appropriate skill and technique development for the specialist position of goalkeeper. All Inter-County Goalkeepers (Senior/Minor) along with Senior […]

Adapting FUN Games for Football (Under 8 – Under 12)

Adapting FUN Games for Football (Under 8 – Under 12)

March 30th, 2010 | Events

Venue: Owenbeg, Dungiven, Co Derry Tutors: Paul Callaghan Info: This outdoor observation session will look at a number of games (Conditioned & Small Sided) to suit children aged between 7 and 12. Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any queries please contact Paul […]

Party Against Poverty

Party Against Poverty

March 29th, 2010 | Homepage News

Ulster Ladies Gaelic & Ulster Camogie are working together in conjunction with Trócaire in a campaign called “Party Against Poverty”.  The initiative aims to raise funds for Women in Uganda while at the same time raising funds for our clubs. All clubs in the GAA family are asked to get involved in the campaign so that […]

Minister Praises Schools Programme

Minister Praises Schools Programme

March 25th, 2010 | Homepage News

Education Minister Caitríona Ruane has praised Ulster GAA and the IFA for their ongoing coaching within schools across the north, as part of her ‘Sport in Schools Programme’. Earlier today Minister Ruane visited a cross-community event jointly organised by Ulster GAA and IFA coaches in Queens Physical Educational Centre.  The multi skills day was designed […]

Cadburys U21 FC Round-Up

Cadburys U21 FC Round-Up

March 25th, 2010 | Exclusive Video, Homepage News

Cadburys Ulster Under 21 Football Championship Quarter Final: Armagh 0-09  Donegal 1-09 @ Brewster Park, Enniskillen Although he only contributed one point of his side’s total, Young Footballer of the Year Michael Murphy proved to be the difference between the sides as Donegal claimed victory over Armagh in Brewster Park, Enniskillen. The crucial score of […]

Games to Develop Football * POSTPONED UNTIL LATER DATE *

Games to Develop Football * POSTPONED UNTIL LATER DATE *

March 23rd, 2010 | Events

Info: The ‘Games to Develop Football’ course which was originally planned for Wednesday 24th March has now been postponed until a later date. Contact: Should you have any queries please contact Tony Scullion on 07795 120438.

Games to Develop Football (U14 – Senior Level)

Games to Develop Football (U14 – Senior Level)

March 22nd, 2010 | Events

Venue: Lissan Training Grounds, Co Fermanagh Tutors: Tony Scullion Info: This outdoor observation session will look at games (Conditioned & Small Sided) specifically for those players involved from Under 14 to Senior level. Please note the above course is open to everyone and are free of charge. Contact: Should you have any queries please contact […]

Club Maith: Officer Training Programme

Club Maith: Officer Training Programme

March 22nd, 2010 | Events

Venue: St Macartan’s College, Monaghan Tutors: Diarmaid Marsden Info: This half day course is designed to support club officers in their official role of managing their club. The course will be a mixture of plenary sessions and workshops. There will be dedicated workshops for each of the following officers: Chairpersons, Secretaries, Treasurers, PROs, Community and […]

Ulster GAA launch Health Booklet

Ulster GAA launch Health Booklet

March 22nd, 2010 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA, in partnership with Tesco, has today launched an exciting new resource for primary school children – a Health Booklet which is an interactive learning tool, aimed at helping children understand the importance of eating a healthy balanced diet.  This resource compliments the Ulster GAA’s school coaching programme delivered to Key Stage 1 pupils […]

GAA ASAP Conference

GAA ASAP Conference

March 22nd, 2010 | Homepage News

On Saturday March 27th, Croke Park will host the first GAA Alcohol & Substance Abuse Prevention Conference. Below is the agenda for the day: GAA Alcohol & Substance Abuse Prevention Conference Agenda 9:30 Registration (Tea/Coffee) 10:00 Opening and Welcome – Joe Connolly (MC) 10:10 Christy Cooney (An t-Uachtarán GAA) 10:25 Brendan Murphy (ASAP Programme Coordinator) 10:40 John […]

Holy Trinity win Vocational Title

Holy Trinity win Vocational Title

March 21st, 2010 | Homepage News

All Ireland U16 Vocational Schools Final: Holy Trinity, Cookstown 0-13  St Brogan’s, Bandon 1-05 Tears of joy flowed at sun-splashed Banagher in Offaly on Saturday as Holy Trinity College from Cookstown claimed an inaugural All-Ireland U-16 crown. It was an occasion to savour in so many ways for the Cookstown College whose U-16’s thus emulated […]

St Gall’s dominate Club football final

St Gall’s dominate Club football final

March 18th, 2010 | Homepage News

AIB GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Final: St Galls (Antrim) 0-13  Kilmurry-Ibrickane (Clare) 1-05 St Gall’s crowned their centenary year by claiming the AIB GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Club title following a 0-13 to 1-5 victory over Kilmurry-Ibrickane at Croke Park on St Patrick’s Day. The Antrim champions recovered after conceding an early goal to […]

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