Monthly Archives: February 2012

Ulster Scór Sinsír Heats up

Ulster Scór Sinsír Heats up

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

Ulster Scór Sinsír reaches the semi final stage this Saturday evening, with the first of three semi-finals taking place in Stradone, Cavan at 7pm. Counties Armagh, Cavan and Monaghan will do battle to secure a place in the Ulster Scór Sinsír Final which is set to take place on 24th March in Derry City. Preparations […]

All Saints Looking Ahead

All Saints Looking Ahead

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

The juvenile coaches at All Saint’s GAC are keeping a keen eye on the future of gaelic games in the town of Ballymena. Faciliated by the GAA’s Ulster Council the club’s junior coaches in Football, Camogie and Hurling recently took part in a seminar aimed at developing Sustainable Juvenile Coaching Models. A two session programme, […]

Gaelic Training for Tyrone Teaching staff

Gaelic Training for Tyrone Teaching staff

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

Tyrone DENI Coaches Stephen Beattie and Ryan Daly have recently organised and delivered a very successful in-service training day for teachers and classroom assistants in St. Marys Primary School Killyclogher. St. Marys used this as a school development day which allowed for full attendance of all staff and no distractions. There were 30 members of […]

Curriculum Links – Linking the Classroom to the Sports Hall

Curriculum Links – Linking the Classroom to the Sports Hall

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

This term has seen the focus of Tyrone DENI coaches in the area of connective learning which targets class based activities and link them to the sports hall.  The key curriculum areas we have been focussing on are numeracy and literacy within the foundation and key stage 1 classes.  Numeracy activities have covered such areas […]

Club Officer Development Course ‘Excellent Training’

Club Officer Development Course ‘Excellent Training’

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

The Club Officer Development Course has proven to be a huge success in Counties Armagh, Derry and Tyrone.  The feedback from club officers have been extremely positive with the overwhelming majority of attendees saying this training is vital for club officers. In March, 5 further counties will receive this essential training course: Down – Saturday […]

Disabled Footballers set for Dublin

Disabled Footballers set for Dublin

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

Tuesday the 10th of April will be a big day for the Disabled Gaelic footballers of Ulster. Teams from all over the Province will make the long journey to Dublin to play on the hallowed turf of Croke Park. Ulster GAA are allocated 2 days each year to use Croke Park to promote and highlight […]

Monaghan retain Dowd Cup

Monaghan retain Dowd Cup

February 29th, 2012 | Blog

The last weekend of January saw the annual Dowd Cup & McNally Plate competitions come to a conclusion and in the end Monaghan and St Mary’s retained their respective titles. Sponsored by O’Neills and Queens GAA Academy this year’s competition saw some fantastic football and got the ball rolling on what is sure to be […]

Óráid an Uachtaráin 2012

Óráid an Uachtaráin 2012

February 29th, 2012 | Homepage News

Below is the address made by Uachtarán Chomairle Uladh Aogán Ó Fearghail at the Ulster GAA Convention, held on Saturday 26th February. A Chairde Gaeil, Cúis áthais dom labhairt libh inniu,an dara uair mar Uachtarán na comhairle. Sílim fo bhfuil sé fóirstineach go bhfuil muid bailithe le chéile i mBéal Feirste, i ndiaidh fhógairt seasca […]

Ulster claim Inter-Pro Title

Ulster claim Inter-Pro Title

February 27th, 2012 | Homepage News

M. Donnelly GAA Football Interprovincial Final: Ulster 3-11 Munster 1-15 Ulster claimed their 30th Interprovincial title following a dramatic two-point defeat of Munster in front of nearly 3,000 people at the Morgan Athletic Grounds, Armagh on Sunday afternoon. Ulster held a slender, 1-7 to 0-9 lead at the break, but all the fireworks came in […]

High Hopes for Ulster this Sunday

High Hopes for Ulster this Sunday

February 24th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster will take on Munster on Sunday at the Morgan Athletic Grounds in Armagh for the M Donnelly Inter Provincial Football Championship Final. Throw-in is at 2pm. Speaking ahead of the epic match Ulster GAA President Aogán Ó Fearghail stated, “We are delighted to host the Inter Provincial Championship Final in Ulster. The Morgan Athletic […]

‘A Game of Our Own’ Book Launch

‘A Game of Our Own’ Book Launch

February 23rd, 2012 | Homepage News

On Monday 27th February, the Morgan Athletic Grounds will host the Ulster launch of ‘A Game of Our Own’. The event will be cause for a double celebration as Ulster Camogie will also confirm our two new Honorary Vice President’s, Lily Spence of County Antrim and Rev. Dean Davies of County Down. Both Lily and […]

Mixed success in Inter-Pro Semi Finals

Mixed success in Inter-Pro Semi Finals

February 20th, 2012 | Homepage News

It was a weekend of mixed success for Ulster in the weekend’s Inter-Provincial Championships semi finals. Ulster’s footballers qualified to meet Munster in the final following a superb victory over Connacht in Sligo, however Ulster’s hurlers were beaten by the same opposition in Ballinasloe. M Donnelly GAA Football Interprovincial Championships Semi-Final: Ulster 3-16 Connacht 0-11 […]

Unanimous Support For Stadium Project

Unanimous Support For Stadium Project

February 17th, 2012 | Casement Park, Homepage News

The GAA have accepted the letter of offer for the NI Executive investment of £61.4 million for the redevelopment of Casement Park Belfast following a meeting of the Ulster Council tonight in Armagh and a Meeting of the GAA’s National Management Committee last night in Croke Park. The letter of offer confirms the NI Executive’s […]

Kieran Finlay RIP

Kieran Finlay RIP

February 15th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA are saddened to learn of the death of former Monaghan and Ballybay footballer Kieran Finlay. Father of current Monaghan and Ulster player Paul, Kieran was a member of the Monaghan team of the late 1970’s and early 1980’s where he won 2 Ulster Championships and 4 Dr McKenna Cups. Kieran is most fondly […]

Ulster Hurling Roadshow

Ulster Hurling Roadshow

February 15th, 2012 | Homepage News

The next Ulster Hurling Roadshow will take place on Saturday 25th February in Dunloy GAC, Co. Antrim. The format for the day will be as follows: 9.30am: Registration 9.45am-10.30am: Session 1a (Indoor 3G Pitch) Turning low numbers into high quality ‘Stop preaching to the converted’ Michael McCullough & Ronan McWilliams (Ulster GAA) 10:45am-11:30am: Session 2a […]

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