Monthly Archives: April 2011

Ulster Clubs play part in Social Initiative

Ulster Clubs play part in Social Initiative

April 28th, 2011 | Homepage News

Clubs across Ulster are being encouraged to sign up to a new Social Initiative which is backed by Áras an Uachtaráin and Martin McAleese. The Initiative was established by the GAA in 2009 in conjunction with Áras an Uachtaráin in an effort to provide a social outlet for older male members of society and particularly […]

Donegal win Division 2 Title

Donegal win Division 2 Title

April 25th, 2011 | Homepage News

Allianz National Football League Division 2 Final: Laois 0-16 Donegal 2-11 Donegal held off a superb second half comeback from Laois to claim the Allianz Football League Division 2 title at Croke Park on Sunday. Leading at one stage in the second half by eight points, 2-7 to 0-5, after Michael Murphy (penalty) and Colm […]

Féile Uladh 2011

Féile Uladh 2011

April 20th, 2011 | Events

Venue: St Colm’s Ballinascreen, Co Derry Info: Feile Uladh 2011, like 2010, will take place over 2 weekends, with the Group Stages taking place on Saturday 30th April on a regional basis, and the Hurling Finals taking place on Saturday 14th May at St Colm’s Ballinascreen, Co Derry. Contact: For more information please contact Kevin […]

Brady sets new record

Brady sets new record

April 18th, 2011 | Homepage News

Cavan’s Paul Brady confirmed his status at the best 40×20 player to ever grace the courts of Ireland when he saw off the challenge of Armagh’s Charly Shanks to claim his eighth All-Ireland Senior Singles title yesterday afternoon (Sunday) in Abbeylara. In claiming another crown, Brady has now set a new Irish record, having equalled […]

Cavan to face Galway in U21 Final

Cavan to face Galway in U21 Final

April 16th, 2011 | Homepage News

Cadbury GAA Football U21 All Ireland Semi-Final: Cavan 1-10 Wexford 0-8 Cavan will play Galway in the Cadbury GAA Football U21 All-Ireland final after Saturday evening’s semi-finals. Cork were surprisingly beaten by Galway at Cusack Park, Ennis, where a late goal from the boot of Michael Boyle gave the Tribesmen a 1-11 to 0-12 win […]

Cavan claim Ulster U21 Title

Cavan claim Ulster U21 Title

April 14th, 2011 | Homepage News

Cadbury Ulster U21 Football Championship Final: Cavan 1-10 Tyrone 0-10 Cavan have been crowned Cadbury Ulster GAA U21 Football champions after a 1-10 to 0-10 defeat of Tyrone at Brewster Park, Enniskillen on Wednesday night. The throw-in was delayed by more than 10 minutes due to the larger-than-expected crowd of more than 5,000 supporters. And […]

Cúchulainn Cup unites communities

Cúchulainn Cup unites communities

April 13th, 2011 | Homepage News

The Foyle Cuchulainns were today crowned Ulster GAA’s Unite against Hate Cúchulainn Cup Champions at the Mid Ulster Sports Arena in Cookstown. The Unite Against Hate Cúchulainn Cup is Ulster GAA’s flagship annual cross-community and cross-border competition. It offers young people from non-GAA backgrounds the opportunity to learn the skills of Gaelic Games in both […]

Success at All Ireland Scór Sinsir

Success at All Ireland Scór Sinsir

April 13th, 2011 | Homepage News

Ulster won three All Ireland titles in Killarney at the weekend in Scór Sinsir. Well done to Niamh Devine from Carrickcruppen, Ard Mhacha who won the recitation, the ballad group from Coill an Chlochair and the instrumental music group from an Droim Mór, Tír Eoghain (pictured). All of the eight Ulster acts performed tremendously well […]

Ulster Championship Passing Analysis

Ulster Championship Passing Analysis

April 11th, 2011 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA Sport Scientist Kevin McGuigan has carried out a unique study into the ratio of hand passing and kick passing in inter-county football. The report was based on analysis of all matches played in the Ulster Senior Football Championship in 2010. The passing carried out in each game was analysed using Dartfish Teampro Software. […]

St Colman’s retain Hogan Cup

St Colman’s retain Hogan Cup

April 11th, 2011 | Homepage News

St Colman’s Newry retained the Hogan Cup title with a 2-10 to 0-15 triumph over St Jarlath’s Tuam at Croke Park. The holders’ goals came early on with Jack Haughey netting after an error by keeper James Healy and Jerome Johnston also goaling on 12 minutes. However, three points apiece from Shane Walsh and Sean […]

2011 Cúchulainn Cup

2011 Cúchulainn Cup

April 8th, 2011 | Homepage News

The annual Cúchulainn Cup is Ulster GAA’s flagship cross-community project. It involves maintained, controlled and integrated schools from towns across Ulster coming together to play gaelic games in cross-community Cúchulainn Cup Teams. The Cúchulainn Teams are made-up of fourth year boys and girls who do not currently play gaelic games. Thus it serves as an […]

Statement by Beragh Red Knights GAA

Statement by Beragh Red Knights GAA

April 4th, 2011 | Homepage News

The Chairman of Beragh Red Knights GAA Club Gearoid O Treasaigh delivered the following statement alongside the President of the Ulster Council GAA Aogan Ó Fearghail and Chairman of the Tyrone County GAA Ciaran MacLochlainn in Beragh GAA Club House on Monday 4th April. Thank you all for coming here today, under these difficult circumstances.  […]

Death of Constable Ronan Kerr R.I.P.

Death of Constable Ronan Kerr R.I.P.

April 3rd, 2011 | Homepage News

The GAA is deeply saddened to learn of the attack on a member of the Police Service of Northern Ireland causing the death of Ronan Kerr, R.I.P. The officer is a member of the GAA and the Association extends our deepest sympathy to Ronan’s family, friends and colleagues. It is difficult to comprehend how a […]

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