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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 […]

Club Development Workshops

Club Development Workshops

May 30th, 2014 | Blog

Ulster GAA have announced they will be hosting a series of Club Development Workshops on the evening of Wednesday 18th June at The Tyrone GAA Centre in Garvaghey, Omagh. Workshop 1: Club Maith Facilitator Training for Existing and New Facilitators: (6:45pm start). The Club Maith Scheme recognises good practice within clubs in five core areas […]

Ulster GAA’s ‘Gaeilge sa Chlub’ Scheme Bears Fruit

Ulster GAA’s ‘Gaeilge sa Chlub’ Scheme Bears Fruit

May 30th, 2014 | Blog

For the first time ever, students attending classes at Cookstown are due to be awarded university diplomas, as a result of a new course provision by the University of Ulster, with the assistance of the Ulster GAA and Foras na Gaeilge. Martin McAviney, President of Comhairle Uladh CLG / Ulster GAA, visited the Burnavon Arts Centre on Wednesday […]

Ulster Ladies win MMI Inter-Provincial Tournament

Ulster Ladies win MMI Inter-Provincial Tournament

May 30th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

Ulster claimed their third consecutive Mick Talbot title (equivalent to the Railway Cup) when they defeated Connacht by a single point at Kinnegad recently. Before the final it was a day of drama with the Ulster girls playing their part. Round Robin Stages Paula Cunningham and Gary Mallon took charge of the side for the […]

Down Teacher Training Day

Down Teacher Training Day

May 2nd, 2014 | Blog, Coaching

Down DENI coaches recently organised a very successful training day for their teachers in Saval GFC. On previous courses that were held for teachers the focus was primarily on handling, kicking, and striking through the Family of Games. This time the focus of the day was shifted with more detailed progression in warm up activities. […]

The late Pauline Devlin

The late Pauline Devlin

May 2nd, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

Ulster Ladies Gaelic feel that it is important to pay tribute to one of the great characters of Ladies Gaelic Football in Ulster who is sadly no longer with us – Pauline Devlin. Pauline was a PE, maths and computer teacher in St. Louis Covent, Monaghan. A vibrant, mischievous and larger than life character, Pauline […]

Give your opinion on the quality of Palliative Care

Give your opinion on the quality of Palliative Care

May 2nd, 2014 | Blog

Through the GAA National Health and Wellbeing Committee, Ulster GAA have been asked to circulate information about an island-wide survey from the All Ireland Institute of Hospice and Palliative Care (AIIHPC). The organisation wishes to gather information based on the quality of care provided for people living with a serious or progressive medical condition. The […]

Physical Literacy ‘World Book Day’ Style

Physical Literacy ‘World Book Day’ Style

March 28th, 2014 | Blog, Coaching

The staff and children of P3 and P4 in St Columbans P.S. Belcoo took World Book Day Fancy Dress to another level recently. All the children and staff took a full part in Physical Literacy lessons with Ulster GAA DENI coach Owen Mooney, while in Fancy Dress. This lesson was arranged by the teacher, Mrs […]

12 Ulster Players feature on Ladies All Star trip

12 Ulster Players feature on Ladies All Star trip

March 20th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

The 2012 and 2013 TG4 Ladies Football All Star selections travelled from Dublin Airport to Hong Kong for the TG4 All Star Tour on Tuesday, March 11th. The touring group which were based at the Grand Hyatt Hotel for the 9 day tour featured twelve players from Ulster. As well as playing the annual All […]

All Ireland 40×20 Juvenile Semi Finals Results

All Ireland 40×20 Juvenile Semi Finals Results

March 19th, 2014 | Blog, Handball

Last Saturday 15th March was a red letter day for Ulster Juvenile Handballers when they almost made it a clean sweep against Leinster in the 40×20 Juvenile All Ireland semi finals across Ulster venues. The Ulster players won 12 out of 15 games which was a great achievement. They now play the winners of Munster/Connacht […]

Gerry Doherty to seek Ladies Football Presidency

Gerry Doherty to seek Ladies Football Presidency

February 27th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

Armagh’s Gerry Doherty is to run for the post of National President at the Ladies Annual Congress which will be held in Wexford on the weekend of 7th, 8th and 9th March. The Mullaghbawn native is ideally placed for the position due to his experience and knowledge of the ladies game. Gerry was Ulster President […]

Team Ulster retain Ladies Inter-Pro Shield

Team Ulster retain Ladies Inter-Pro Shield

February 27th, 2014 | Blog, Ladies Football

A first half hatrick from Grainne Rafferty was the foundation for victory in the Inter provincials schools shield final held in Mullingar at the end of last month. Ulster suffered a severe blow before the competition started with the absence through injury of full back Karen Ward, midfielders Shannon Mc Grody and Niamh O Neill […]

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