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Ulster to host Wheelchair Hurling Tournament

June 25th, 2015


Ulster GAA will host the first round of the M. Donnelly GAA Wheelchair Hurling Interprovincial league for 2015 on Saturday the 27th June 10am-3pm at the Barry McGuigan Sports Hall, Colaiste Oiriall, Monaghan.

Ulster GAA president Martin McAviney met with principal Brendan O Dufaigh, event coordinators and representatives of the Ulster squad to officially launch the event. Martin McAviney said, “M. Donnelly GAA Wheelchair Hurling Interprovincial league is a fantastic All Ireland tournament opening our games to people of all abilities.

“We are tremendously proud of the M Donnelly GAA Wheelchair Hurling Initiative, as it provides a competitive tournament for those with mobility issues. This is part of the GAA’s wider inclusion strategy.

“I commend all those participating and I have no doubt we will have a great tournament ahead of us this weekend.”

All media and photographers welcome.

For further information contact: Shane McCann: (028) 3751 7180

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