Ulster GAA President Michael Hasson and Chair of Ulster GAA’s Heritage and Cultural Committee Michael McArdle attended the Ulster University’s Irish Diploma Graduation Ceremony to congratulate the Gaeilge Sa Chlub Scholars on completion of their study.
Monthly Archives: August 2017
Ulster GAA and Derry GAA, in conjunction with National GAA, provided bibs and banners for the first ever Gaelic Football team to take part in the Football v Homophobia initiative which was included in the Foyle Pride Festival on August 25th and 26th in Derry City.
Club volunteers from across GAA, Rugby and Football are coming together on Thursday evening, August 31st, in the Athletic Grounds, Armagh to explore how to keep older members active and healthy.
Damian McErlain’s talented Derry team finished with a real flourish to advance to next month’s decider against Kerry.
Tyrone are the inaugural All-Ireland Under 17 football champions after dispatching a talented Roscommon side at Croke Park.
The second U14 Academy Football Blitz of the year was held last weekend at the Tyrone GAA Centre, Garvaghey.
Féile Peile na nÓg will be held in Down, Louth, and Meath in June 2018. This will be the first time that Down and Louth have hosted this festival of Gaelic Football, while Meath hosted the event in 1991 and 1992.
Antrim GAA have become the fist county in the North to host the Dermot Earley Youth Leadership Initiative.
A young 15 year old GAA volunteer from Mountnugent GAA, Co Cavan has been awarded the prestigious Translink Young GAA Volunteer Award for July.
The 2017 Ulster Inter Firms GAA Football Competition is now open for team registration.
Sport NI have recently opened Phase 3 of the Defibrillators for Sport application. GAA Clubs are eligible to apply for a defibrillator, whether or not they already have one in place, and are encouraged to do so if they have a defibrillator manufactured before 2005.
Tyrone ran out deserving winners with a result of 1-09 to 1-06 to claim the Buncrana Cup for the first time since 2011.
Ulster GAA in partnership with the Irish FA Foundation brought a group of young GAA volunteers to get the full volunteering experience at the UEFA Womens U19 Championships at the National Soccer Stadium at Windsor Park, Belfast on Tuesday 8th August.
Cavan and Derry are through to the Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor Football Championship Semi Finals after their respective wins in the quarter finals at the weekend.
The joint sports partnership of Ulster GAA, Ulster Rugby and the Irish FA Foundation are hosting a Multi-Sport Volunteering Forum ‘Stay in the Game – Promoting lifelong wellbeing through sport’ on Thursday 31st August 2017 from 6:30pm-9pm in the Athletic Grounds, Armagh GAA.