Monthly Archives: March 2012

From Small Steps to great Strides

From Small Steps to great Strides

March 30th, 2012 | Blog

Ulster Ladies Gaelic launched their Strategic Plan 2012 -2017 – “From Small Steps to great Strides” in Kelly’s Inn recently marking the start of their development plans for the incoming years. After some wonderful entertainment provided by young musicians from the Omagh St. Enda’s club in Tyrone, Uachtarán Cumann Peil Gael na mBan Uladh Hugh […]

8 in a row for Brady

8 in a row for Brady

March 27th, 2012 | Homepage News

Cavan’s Paul Brady has unequivocally delivered a statement of intent for the huge handballing year that is 2012, following one of his most breathtaking displays in the 40×20 court on Saturday in St. Coman’s, Roscommon. Brady entered his tenth consecutive All Ireland Senior Singles championship final, chasing an eighth successive triumph in the blue ribband […]

Scór Sinsir Uladh Finals

Scór Sinsir Uladh Finals

March 26th, 2012 | Homepage News

The 2012 Scór Sinsir Uladh finals took place in St Cecilia’s College, Derry on Saturday 24th March. See below the full list of winners. Rince Foirne – Céilí dancing: 1st Naomh Éanna, an Omaigh – Tír Eoghain, 2nd Cill Shléibhe– Ard Mhacha, 3rd Slaughtneil – Doire. Amhránaíocht Aonair – Solo Singing: 1st Lorena Maguire, Derrygonnelly […]

Feile Uladh 2012

Feile Uladh 2012

March 26th, 2012 | Homepage News

The group stages of Feile Uladh 2012 will take place on Saturday 28th April. The finals will take place the following Saturday 5th May. Good luck to all Teams involved but please remember the ethos of Feile Uladh is a celebration of our game and providing extra games to all Ulster Hurling Teams. For any […]

Currin Club On the Ball

Currin Club On the Ball

March 23rd, 2012 | Homepage News

The Currin Club, Monaghan, has been selected as the Ulster provincial winners of the GAA ‘Off the Booze and On the Ball’ health challenge. Over 250 clubs registered for the health challenge at www.gaa.ie/asap  with an estimated 2,500 participants taking up the ‘Pint Sized Challenge’ of abstaining from alcohol for the month of January. The […]

Social & Economic Impact of Volunteering

Social & Economic Impact of Volunteering

March 22nd, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA will host a half day conference ‘The Social and Economic Impact of Volunteering’ on Friday 30th March from 10:30am to 2:30pm in the Torrent Complex, Donaghmore, Co Tyrone BT70 3DL. This event, will explore the important contribution volunteers make to our society, both in terms of social and economic benefit. The GAA has […]

Derry GAA Launch Strategic Plan

Derry GAA Launch Strategic Plan

March 21st, 2012 | Homepage News

GAA President-Elect Liam O’Neill was the guest of honour as Derry GAA launched their Strategic Development Plan for the next five years last night. The plan entitled ‘Shaping Our Environment’ set out the framework for the association’s development in the county from 2012 to 2017 was revealed to members of the Derry GAA Community at […]

Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards

Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards

March 21st, 2012 | Homepage News

The Irish News are inviting entries for The Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards 2012. This major initiative, which is in association with Ulster GAA, O’Neills, Wellington Park Hotel and Cardiac Risk in the Young, has reached the milestone of its tenth anniversary. The Irish News are delighted to have shared in the success of […]

Irish News scribe Partnership Deal

Irish News scribe Partnership Deal

March 20th, 2012 | Homepage News

The Irish News has signed up as a Corporate Partner with Ulster GAA for 2012. The partnership builds on the strong relationship that exists between the Irish News and Ulster GAA that sees the daily Newspaper work in partnership with Ulster GAA on the Club & Volunteer Conference and Ulster GAA support the Irish News […]

Loughgiel Shamrocks Believed!

Loughgiel Shamrocks Believed!

March 18th, 2012 | Homepage News

AIB All Ireland Club SHC Final: Loughgiel 4-13 0-17 Coolderry Liam Watson hit 3-7 as Loughgiel stunned Coolderry in the All-Ireland Club Hurling Final at Croke Park. Shay Casey kicked Loughgiel’s first goal before Coolderry drew level. However, Watson’s first goal put Loughgiel four up and he then struck two goals in a minute before […]

Play it Again Cross!

Play it Again Cross!

March 18th, 2012 | Homepage News

The long awaited clash with Garrycastle on St Patrick’s Day in Croke Park ended in a draw after the Rangers staged a classic comeback in the last quarter. Garrycastle scored first and held the lead for most of the game. Cross went in at half time 4 points adrift but made a spirited comeback in […]

Airtricity Children’s GAA Health Booklet

Airtricity Children’s GAA Health Booklet

March 12th, 2012 | Health & Wellness, Homepage News

Ulster GAA have announced Airtricity as sponsors of their Children’s Health Booklet. 12,000 children across the Province will benefit from the resource which has been developed to encourage healthy lifestyles at a time when childhood obesity is on the increase. Uachtarán Comhairle Uladh Aogán Ó Fearghail speaking at the launch in Armagh said “We are […]

Under 21 Championship Price Reduction

Under 21 Championship Price Reduction

March 12th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA have reduced ticket prices for the third time following on from the Ulster Club Championship and the Power NI McKenna Cup. Once again, there is FREE admission for Under 16s while we have also included a concessionary rate for Students and Senior Citizens. Following on from last year’s enthralling U21 Football Championship which […]

Lairdesign awarded design contract

Lairdesign awarded design contract

March 9th, 2012 | Homepage News

Omagh company Lairdesign have been reappointed on a three year contract as Marketing, Design and Print consultants for Ulster GAA. Commenting on the appointment of Lairdesign following an open tender competition, Ulster GAA Public Relations Officer Oliver Galligan said “After a open competition with some excellent proposals Lairdesign came through to the top once again. […]

Ulster GAA team up with O’Neills

Ulster GAA team up with O’Neills

March 5th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA are delighted to announce a new 3 year partnership with O’Neills International Sportswear that will see the Strabane based company become an Ulster GAA Corporate Partner and also sponsor significant Ulster GAA events such as the Ulster GAA Coaching and Games Development Conference, Ulster Poc Fada and Feile Uladh. The deal will also […]

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