Monthly Archives: September 2017

Ulster GAA Launch Save Our Smiles Campaign

September 29th, 2017

Ulster GAA, in partnership with The Irish News, launched the Save our Smiles campaign in support of the NSPCC Parents in Sport week, which takes place on the 2nd – 8th October 2017.

Five Ulster Counties get PwC GAA 2017 Football All-Stars nominations

September 21st, 2017

Mickey Harte’s Tyrone team are represented by six players on the short-list of 45 names released today by the GAA and the GPA. The nominees that make up the cream of the crop from another dramatic football summer also includes two players from Down with Monaghan, Donegal and Armagh completing the high-profile line-up with one nomination each. 

Young referee praised for her volunteering effort

September 18th, 2017

Ulster GAA in association with Translink has unearthed an outstanding young GAA volunteer from Killeavy GAA, Co Armagh.  24 year old Cliodhna McAteer has been awarded the Translink Young GAA Volunteer of the Month Award for August 2017, following a nomination from her club which demonstrated her outstanding contribution to Killeavy GAA.

National Student Bursaries Scheme 2017/18

September 14th, 2017

The GAA have again reiterated their commitment to the ongoing educational development of its players and members by announcing details of the 2017/2018 GAA National Student Bursary scheme.

Interprovincial Wheelchair Hurling League Final

September 10th, 2017

Congratulations to all the participants in the final round of the GAA M. Donnelly Interprovincial Wheelchair Hurling League which took place in Dungiven Sports Centre yesterday, Saturday 9th September.

Sport Clubs encouraging lifelong participation

September 4th, 2017

Last week a Multi-Sport Volunteering Forum ‘Stay in the Game – Promoting Lifelong Well-being in Sport’ explored interesting and innovative ways to keep people active in sports clubs long after they’ve finished playing.