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Antrim GAA host Health & Wellbeing Conference

Antrim GAA host Health & Wellbeing Conference

February 23rd, 2015 | Blog, Health & Wellness

Gaels from across Antrim gathered at the Dunsilly Hotel on Saturday 21st February to be a part of the County’s first ever conference on health and wellbeing. The event, organised by the County health committee, led by chairperson Barney Herron, was a huge success and attracted a huge turnout of club officers on the day. […]

Derry GAA Health & Wellbeing Committee Launched

Derry GAA Health & Wellbeing Committee Launched

February 23rd, 2015 | Blog, Health & Wellness

The official launch of the Derry GAA Health & Wellbeing Committee took place in Owenbeg on Thursday 19th February. The event was well supported by Derry Clubs and saw an excellent turnout of GAA volunteers from across the county. Health Committee Chairperson Michael Crilly opened the event which marked the first significant event hosted by […]

Ulster Camogie Convention 2015

Ulster Camogie Convention 2015

January 30th, 2015 | Blog, Camogie

After a fantastic year for Ulster Camogie in 2014 all county delegates joined the Ulster Camogie Executive and special guests at the Ulster Camogie Convention. Ulster camogie were delighted to welcome Sport NI representative Gillian Gilliland, Ard Stiúrthóir Joan O’Flynn and Uachtaráin Tofa Catherine Neary to Cardinal Tómas O Fiaich Memeorial Library. With a large […]

Families take part in novel Wheelchair Hurling Blitz

Families take part in novel Wheelchair Hurling Blitz

January 30th, 2015 | Blog

On Saturday 17th January the Gaels of Ulster battled the adverse weather conditions to take part in a novel blitz in Cookstown Leisure Centre. The 10 players of the Ulster wheelchair hurling team divided up to captain their own individual teams consisting of mothers, fathers, brothers, sisters, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. This was a […]

Ulster girls claim Inter-Provincial Shield title

Ulster girls claim Inter-Provincial Shield title

January 30th, 2015 | Blog, Ladies Football

The Ulster Ladies U20 took part in the Inter-Provincial Post Primary Schools Tournament in Coralstown/Kinnegad on Saturday 24th January. Ulster played Leinster in their first game which was a high scoring encounter that saw the two sides share 9 goals between them with Ulster coming out on top on a scoreline of 6-01 to 3-04. […]

Ulster GAA Supporting Tackling Bullying

Ulster GAA Supporting Tackling Bullying

December 2nd, 2014 | Blog

The GAA became the country’s first sporting organisation to launch a national anti-bullying campaign with the unveiling of the GAA Tackling Bullying Programme in March 2013. The GAA Tackling Bullying Programme is a resource developed and launched by the GAA for assistance at club level in dealing with incidents of Bullying. Our Games – Our […]

Drink, Drugs and Sausage Rolls off the Student Menu!

Drink, Drugs and Sausage Rolls off the Student Menu!

November 6th, 2014 | Blog

Ulster GAA, in conjunction with Squareball.com has been on the road again with its student Health and Wellness programme, Drink, Drugs and Sausage Rolls, with the aim of helping young people make the transition from home life to student life. The stall was present at all the major university campuses with over 1000 leaflets distributed […]

Three sports commit to ‘Tackle Bullying Now’

Three sports commit to ‘Tackle Bullying Now’

November 6th, 2014 | Blog

Over 60 volunteers from GAA, IRFU (Ulster Branch) and the Irish FA came together recently at the “Tackle Bullying Now” workshops held in Banbridge and Magherafelt. Lee Kane (Northern Ireland Anti Bullying Forum) and Paul Stephenson (NSPCC) facilitated the workshops aimed at protecting both young people and volunteers across each of the three codes. It […]

Ulster Ladies Club Development

Ulster Ladies Club Development

November 6th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

Ulster Ladies GAA have been working with several clubs assisting them with their club development. The needs of each club are different as we all know and some clubs have requested help with coaching structures, while other have wanted to improve their volunteer base. Ladies Football Development Officer Owen Mooney has been working with Clan […]

London girls take part in Gaelic Football Tour to Ireland

London girls take part in Gaelic Football Tour to Ireland

July 30th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

A party of U14 girls from St Paul’s Academy and St Thomas More School in London have just completed a three day Gaelic Football Tour to Ireland. This was the first Tour to Ireland for the girls. An extensive programme of activities was arranged for the tour including visits to the Giant’s Causeway, UUJ, Derry’s […]

Shared Education Sports Day

Shared Education Sports Day

July 2nd, 2014 | Blog

Another fantastic day was had by Killyhommon P.S. and Derrygonnelly Controlled P.S. at their Annual Shared Education Sports Day. Both school have been working together with the programme for over 4 years now and their relationships and respect for each other is wonderful to see. The day consisted of a normal sports day races in […]

Golden Ticket Giveaways!

Golden Ticket Giveaways!

June 27th, 2014 | Blog

Ulster GAA has teamed up with the NI Tourist Board for a special Golden Ticket competition for the Ulster Championship football semi-finals and final. One lucky Golden Ticket will be placed in a match programme on the day of the matches and the lucky winner will win a short break of their choice in NI […]

Cavan Gaels Gaelic4Girls

Cavan Gaels Gaelic4Girls

June 19th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

Cavan Gaels LGFA held their Gaelic4Girls certificate presentations on Saturday 14th June. The day included a Gaelic4Girls Blitz and a boys blitz with Cavan Gaels, Mullahoran, Lacken & Cornafean taking part. There was also a Boys Blitz with players from the same clubs involved. There was also a cake sale, face painting and lots of […]

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