Monthly Archives: July 2012

GAA represented at TAFISA Games

GAA represented at TAFISA Games

July 27th, 2012 | Homepage News

Young Elite GAA Players from Belfast recently showcased Gaelic Games at the TAFISA World Sport for All Games in Siauliai, Lithuania. This is the very first time Gaelic Games was included in the World Sport for all Games and Ulster GAA was very proud to send a delegation from St Dominic’s Grammar School in Belfast […]

Antrim retain U21 Hurling crown

Antrim retain U21 Hurling crown

July 26th, 2012 | Homepage News

Bord Gáis Energy Ulster U21 Hurling Championship Final: Antrim 2-20 Derry 1-12 Antrim won their fourth Ulster Under 21 Hurling Championship in a row when they beat Derry in Wednesday evening’s final at the Morgan Athletic Grounds, Armagh. The Saffrons were in command for most of the game, and a superb goal from corner-forward Stephen […]

Championship Attendances Up

Championship Attendances Up

July 24th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA President Aogan O’Fearghail highlighted Ulster GAA’s delight at the increase in attendance figures for the 2012 Championship. Overall 124,884 supporters attended the Ulster GAA Senior Football Championship – up nearly 15,000 from 2011, representing a 13% increase. The Ulster GAA Senior Hurling Championship also showed a slight increase in attendances figures compared to […]

Tyrone win 23rd Minor Title

Tyrone win 23rd Minor Title

July 23rd, 2012 | Homepage News

Electric Ireland Ulster Minor Football Championship Final: Tyrone 0-14 Monaghan 1-8 Tyrone clinched the Red Hand County’s 23rd Ulster Minor Football title as they edged out Monaghan 0-14 to 1-8 in the final at Clones. Monaghan led 0-3 to 0-1 but Tyrone responded with seven unanswered points in a 10-minute period to move five up. […]

Impressive Donegal retain Title

Impressive Donegal retain Title

July 23rd, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA Football Championship Final: Donegal 2-18 Down 0-13 Donegal retained the Ulster title for the first time in their history with an emphatic 11-point victory over Down in Clones on Sunday. It was a highly impressive performance from Jim McGuinness’s side, especially in the second half when they outscored Down by 1-13 to 0-6. […]

Convery makes it 4 in a row

Convery makes it 4 in a row

July 22nd, 2012 | Homepage News

While the underfoot conditions were still very wet, the sun was out as the rescheduled O’Neill’s Poc & Cic Fada Uladh events went ahead on Divis Mountain on Saturday 21st July. Fresh from a Turkish holiday, Derry Poc Fada specialist, Ruairi Convery flew in to Dublin at 8.00am and was striking his first sliothar at […]

Ulster Finals Ticketing Update

Ulster Finals Ticketing Update

July 20th, 2012 | News

Patrons wishing to attend the 2012 Ulster GAA Minor and Senior Football Finals are asked to note the following information: The match is an ALL TICKET EVENT and at present is on course to be a sell out game. Tickets will be on sale from Pairc Esler, Newry between 10.00am and 3.00pm tomorrow (Saturday 21st July). Patrons […]

Belfast Cúchulainns Welcomed in Dublin

Belfast Cúchulainns Welcomed in Dublin

July 18th, 2012 | Homepage News

Teenagers from Belfast representing Ashfield Boys School, Corpus Christi College, St Patricks College and Boys Model School, visited two of Dublin’s finest landmarks on 10th July 2012. The trip was organised as part of Ulster GAA’s Cúchulainn Cup project. The Cúchulainn Cup is Ulster GAA’s flagship community outreach initiative. The aim of the project is […]

Big Screen set for Ulster Finals

Big Screen set for Ulster Finals

July 16th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA has confirmed that for the first time this years Ulster GAA Senior Football Final will feature a big screen in St. Tiernachs Park Clones. The screen will show both games and will also feature replay shots and pre match entertainment including commentary from sideline during half time at both games. The new initiative […]

Down win Minor Hurling Replay

Down win Minor Hurling Replay

July 16th, 2012 | Homepage News

Electric Ireland Ulster GAA Minor Hurling Championship Final Replay: Down 0-18 Antrim 1-12 A superb second half performance from Down saw them capture their first provincial title in 18 years at Casement Park on Saturday afternoon. Wing forward Caolan Bailie produced a Man-of-the-Match performance for the Mourne men finishing up with a personal tally of […]

Antrim cruise to 11 in a row

Antrim cruise to 11 in a row

July 9th, 2012 | Homepage News

Ulster GAA Hurling Championship Final: Antrim 3-18 Derry 0-9 Antrim claimed their 11th successive Ulster GAA Hurling Championship title with an 18-point win over Derry at Casement Park on Sunday. The Saffrons were on their way to victory in the eighth minute when Conor Carson hit the first of their three goals. Four further points […]

USFC Final Event & Ticketing Info

USFC Final Event & Ticketing Info

July 6th, 2012 | Homepage News

Sunday 22nd July Ulster Senior Football Championship Final Donegal v Down, Throw In 2.00pm at St Tiernachs Park, Clones Ulster Minor Football Championship Final Monaghan v Tyrone, Throw In 12.00pm at St Tiernachs Park, Clones Nothing Beats Being There! Ticketing Information: The match is an ALL TICKET EVENT and at present is on course to […]

Olympic Flame Comes to Ballyholland Sports Day

Olympic Flame Comes to Ballyholland Sports Day

July 5th, 2012 | Blog

On Wednesday 30 May the Olympic flame made a surprise visit to Ballyholland P.S. Sports Day to kick start the Olympic celebrations in County Down. The children of Ballyholland school together with the teachers, staff and coaches from Ulster GAA organised a fun filled day of events to celebrate this special year of London 2012. […]

Cavan claim Ulster Junior Camogie Title

Cavan claim Ulster Junior Camogie Title

July 5th, 2012 | Blog

Cavan Made the stronger start and in the first minute scored from a free. But Armagh’s Michelle Morgan soon levelled the scores with a well taken point from play. These young girls were standing toe to toe with their rivals. Soon great points from play by Joanne Mullen in the 4th minute and Rachael Merry […]

Antrim claim Ulster Ladies Junior title

Antrim claim Ulster Ladies Junior title

July 5th, 2012 | Blog

Antrim proved much too strong for Derry as they easily ran out winners of the Ulster Junior title. The Saffrons were impressive and with nine different players on the score sheet they will prove difficult opposition for any side they meet in the All Ireland championship series. Antrim’s play was much more fluent than Derry […]

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