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#Gaelic Games

# gaelic-games - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series
# Spotlight
From The42
# Spotlight

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series

Mar 18th 2021, 7:15 PM 9,738 Views 5 Comments

The series will continue on 25 March and will run until 29 April.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 11 February, 2021

'It wasn't a case of removing, it was a case of giving clarity' - Minister on GAA's playing exemption
# Clarity
From The42
# Clarity

'It wasn't a case of removing, it was a case of giving clarity' - Minister on GAA's playing exemption

Updated Feb 11th 2021, 4:30 PM 19,923 Views 19 Comments

Meanwhile, the GAA president confirmed the games’ inability to operate from within bubble environments was a large factor in the decision.

# gaelic-games - Monday 14 December, 2020

Overwhelming majority vote to merge GPA and women's association
# Gaelic Games
From The42
# Gaelic Games

Overwhelming majority vote to merge GPA and women's association

Dec 14th 2020, 9:38 PM 20,715 Views 14 Comments

The bodies representing GAA players had been separate entities.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Motion to facilitate dual players is defeated at Camogie Congress
# One Or The Other
From The42
# One Or The Other

Motion to facilitate dual players is defeated at Camogie Congress

Oct 10th 2020, 2:59 PM 23,228 Views 0 Comments

The same motion was also rejected by the Ladies Gaelic Football Association earlier this year.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Mayo star Sarah Rowe: 'I'd love to see the club season start before the county season'
# Club Call
From The42
# Club Call

Mayo star Sarah Rowe: 'I'd love to see the club season start before the county season'

Aug 20th 2020, 7:45 AM 8,010 Views 0 Comments

The Kilmoremoy forward sees an opportunity for change as she looks at Gaelic games through the Covid-19 pandemic.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Choose to be optimistic' - Camogie chief executive hopeful about 2020 inter-county season
# Gaelic Games
From The42
# Gaelic Games

'Choose to be optimistic' - Camogie chief executive hopeful about 2020 inter-county season

Aug 13th 2020, 5:09 PM 9,867 Views 3 Comments

‘We are putting everything in place to make sure that our games can happen,’ says Camogie Association CEO Sinéad McNulty.

# gaelic-games - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

'The very future of the GAA is at stake' - CPA renews plea to address fixture issues
# Fix The Fixtures
From The42
# Fix The Fixtures

'The very future of the GAA is at stake' - CPA renews plea to address fixture issues

Updated Jul 29th 2020, 8:00 AM 23,629 Views 27 Comments

The CPA believes the current crisis in the GAA is four-fold.

# gaelic-games - Monday 20 April, 2020

Games behind closed doors 'not seriously considered by the GAA at this stage'
# Future Planning
From The42
# Future Planning

Games behind closed doors 'not seriously considered by the GAA at this stage'

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 9:53 PM 19,663 Views 32 Comments

A spokesperson for the association says such a measure would only be discussed ‘if it means no championship at all.’

# gaelic-games - Thursday 12 March, 2020

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game
# Dublin Icon
From The42
# Dublin Icon

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game

Mar 12th 2020, 8:00 PM 12,801 Views 4 Comments

Alan Brogan’s Laochra Gael episode will be aired on St Patrick’s Day.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Tracey Leonard stars with 3-4 tally as Galway make it back-to-back wins
# Sharp Shooter
From The42
# Sharp Shooter

Tracey Leonard stars with 3-4 tally as Galway make it back-to-back wins

Feb 9th 2020, 2:55 PM 3,787 Views 0 Comments

The beaten 2019 Division 1 and All-Ireland finalists maintained their composure in the blustery surroundings.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting
# Sportswriting
From The42
# Sportswriting

Anthony Foley, the ESPN editor who joined the priesthood, and the rest of the week's best sportswriting

Jan 19th 2020, 8:30 AM 7,907 Views 0 Comments

Put your feet up and dive into some of the best pieces of writing we’ve enjoyed over the past week.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Wexford hit Galway for 1-1 in added time to claim Walsh Cup
# Turnaround
From The42
# Turnaround

Wexford hit Galway for 1-1 in added time to claim Walsh Cup

Jan 18th 2020, 6:22 PM 11,373 Views 15 Comments

The Tribesmen held a three point lead heading into injury time.

# gaelic-games - Friday 29 November, 2019

Cork County Board secretary says €550,000 deficit represents 'crisis-point'
# In The Red
From The42
# In The Red

Cork County Board secretary says €550,000 deficit represents 'crisis-point'

Updated Nov 29th 2019, 8:01 PM 28,611 Views 35 Comments

Kevin O’Donovan admitted ‘it’s not sustainable to continue with losses indefinitely’.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 8 September, 2019

As it happened: Galway v Kilkenny, All-Ireland senior camogie final From The42
Live Sep 8th 2019, 3:15 PM

As it happened: Galway v Kilkenny, All-Ireland senior camogie final

# gaelic-games - Tuesday 6 August, 2019

Here are the referees for this year's All-Ireland hurling finals
# Officials
From The42
# Officials

Here are the referees for this year's All-Ireland hurling finals

Aug 6th 2019, 5:57 PM 14,984 Views 56 Comments

Tipperary and Kilkenny go head-to-head in the senior decider on 18 August in Croke Park.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Laois produce stunning second half display to capture Joe McDonagh Cup
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Laois produce stunning second half display to capture Joe McDonagh Cup

Jun 30th 2019, 3:52 PM 13,246 Views 16 Comments

Mark Kavanagh scored 12 points during today’s final at Croke Park.

# gaelic-games - Friday 21 June, 2019

Galway minors keep Connacht five-in-a-row on track as Tyrone and Monaghan set-up final date
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Galway minors keep Connacht five-in-a-row on track as Tyrone and Monaghan set-up final date

Jun 21st 2019, 10:15 PM 5,671 Views 0 Comments

The Tribesmen are through to the provincial final where they will meet either Mayo or Sligo.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 9 June, 2018

Galway survive Dublin comeback to maintain winning run on the way back to Leinster final
# Narrow Win
From The42
# Narrow Win

Galway survive Dublin comeback to maintain winning run on the way back to Leinster final

Jun 9th 2018, 9:29 PM 16,558 Views 13 Comments

Dublin battled back from seven points down to take the lead but Micheál Donoghue’s side showed their experience to clinch the win.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 17 February, 2018

Ardscoil Rís crowned Munster champions for fifth time this decade after 11-point final win
# Champions
From The42
# Champions

Ardscoil Rís crowned Munster champions for fifth time this decade after 11-point final win

Feb 17th 2018, 4:01 PM 15,052 Views 9 Comments

Almost 3,000 fans watched on as the Treaty school earned a comprehensive win on Saturday in Mallow.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 16 December, 2017

'I've gotten a good bit of attention, which wouldn't really be what I'd look for'
# Rena
From The42
# Rena

'I've gotten a good bit of attention, which wouldn't really be what I'd look for'

Dec 16th 2017, 8:00 AM 30,324 Views 9 Comments

The most successful player in the history of Gaelic Games has a big decision to make for 2018.

# gaelic-games - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Legendary sports broadcaster Jimmy Magee dies aged 82
# RIP
# RIP

Legendary sports broadcaster Jimmy Magee dies aged 82

Sep 20th 2017, 8:03 AM 89,144 Views 120 Comments

Magee, much beloved for his ‘Memory Man’ persona, had been ill for some time.

# gaelic-games - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

The Clare lads who taught Brazilian children how to hurl on Ipanema beach
# Samba
From The42
# Samba

The Clare lads who taught Brazilian children how to hurl on Ipanema beach

May 16th 2017, 8:00 PM 22,244 Views 6 Comments

Two Ennis natives travelled 9,000km to teach disadvantaged children living in favelas the traditions of Gaelic games.

# gaelic-games - Friday 23 December, 2016

Make the GAA Great Again: We can't ignore game's 'deplorables' in 2017
# Column
From The42
# Column

Make the GAA Great Again: We can't ignore game's 'deplorables' in 2017

Dec 23rd 2016, 4:45 PM 15,424 Views 10 Comments

What will bubbling dissatisfaction among GAA community mean for the game, asks Tommy Martin in his final column of the year.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Plunkett backs Ryan O'Dwyer to return from 'frightening' assault ordeal
# The Road Back
From The42
# The Road Back

Plunkett backs Ryan O'Dwyer to return from 'frightening' assault ordeal

Mar 19th 2016, 3:05 PM 27,570 Views 3 Comments

“He’s proven what he brings to our team over the last four or five years,” says the Dublin midfielder.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 17 March, 2016

LIVE: Ruairí Óg Cushendall v Na Piarsaigh -- All-Ireland club senior hurling final From The42
Live Mar 17th 2016, 1:12 PM

LIVE: Ruairí Óg Cushendall v Na Piarsaigh -- All-Ireland club senior hurling final

# gaelic-games - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Here’s the GPA’s radical proposal to change the All-Ireland football championships
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Here’s the GPA’s radical proposal to change the All-Ireland football championships

Oct 1st 2015, 11:46 AM 14,040 Views 28 Comments

What do you think of their plan?

# gaelic-games - Saturday 6 December, 2014

What could be more Irish than this? Sorry, it's mostly outsourced to Asia now
# Sliotar-ing Away
# Sliotar-ing Away

What could be more Irish than this? Sorry, it's mostly outsourced to Asia now

Dec 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 33,167 Views 37 Comments

It’s all about the labour costs and lost skills, GAA suppliers say.

# gaelic-games - Monday 12 May, 2014

Opinion: I couldn't clearly watch my brother play in Croke Park because I’m in a wheelchair
# Croke Park
# Croke Park

Opinion: I couldn't clearly watch my brother play in Croke Park because I’m in a wheelchair

May 12th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,382 Views 24 Comments

The GAA markets Croke Park as a world-class stadium but, after I was paralysed from the chest down in 2012, I’ve realised how it falls short for wheelchair users.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 8 May, 2014

Kildare GAA club 'disturbed and disappointed' as defibrillator stolen following break-in
# Robbery
From The42
# Robbery

Kildare GAA club 'disturbed and disappointed' as defibrillator stolen following break-in

May 8th 2014, 4:31 PM 5,898 Views 6 Comments

Ballyteague are keen to get the stolen item back as it hosts elderly people from a day care centre, at the clubhouse, three days a week.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 17 April, 2014

AFL clubs chasing Red Hand starlet McKenna as he catches the eye in trials
# Men At Work
From The42
# Men At Work

AFL clubs chasing Red Hand starlet McKenna as he catches the eye in trials

Apr 17th 2014, 5:06 PM 13,249 Views 6 Comments

“I do definitely want to come over. It’d be an unbelievable experience if I get a chance to go,” the Tyrone prospect says.

# gaelic-games - Friday 21 February, 2014

New Zealand paper calls hurling 'hockey mixed with murder'
# Lovely Hurling
From The Daily Edge
# Lovely Hurling

New Zealand paper calls hurling 'hockey mixed with murder'

Feb 21st 2014, 9:55 AM 17,635 Views 36 Comments

GAA is catching on in Christchurch.

# gaelic-games - Friday 15 November, 2013

Seán Kelly hopeful that GAA will look at saving its birthplace
# GAA
# GAA

Seán Kelly hopeful that GAA will look at saving its birthplace

Nov 15th 2013, 7:45 AM 17,357 Views 43 Comments

The former GAA president says he has received a positive response from the organisation this week about the future of the Hayes’ Hotel.

# gaelic-games - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Gardaí raised €5m through policing of events since start of 2012
# Event Policing
# Event Policing

Gardaí raised €5m through policing of events since start of 2012

Oct 15th 2013, 6:55 AM 3,547 Views 8 Comments

The money came from provision of security and other policing duties at sports events, concerts & festivals.

# gaelic-games - Monday 22 April, 2013

Top marks for the best primary school teachers in Irish sport
# Top Of The Class
From The42
# Top Of The Class

Top marks for the best primary school teachers in Irish sport

Apr 22nd 2013, 8:05 PM 20,822 Views 21 Comments

We pay tribute to the men and women that shape young minds and have shaped great sporting moments.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 24 March, 2013

A salute to the greatest gardaí in Irish sport
# Cop On
From The42
# Cop On

A salute to the greatest gardaí in Irish sport

Mar 24th 2013, 10:25 AM 31,236 Views 61 Comments

We pay tribute to the law enforcers that won sporting respect, and plenty of cups, in their day. May the force be with them.

# gaelic-games - Monday 14 January, 2013

Marty Morrissey appointed as RTÉ’s new Gaelic Games correspondent
# CONFIRMED
From The42
# CONFIRMED

Marty Morrissey appointed as RTÉ’s new Gaelic Games correspondent

Jan 14th 2013, 6:18 PM 4,929 Views 9 Comments

Morrissey will also continue in his role as a GAA commentator for the station.

# gaelic-games - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Who wants to see Kerry's football stars knock each other out tonight?
# Fight Club
From The42
# Fight Club

Who wants to see Kerry's football stars knock each other out tonight?

Jan 5th 2013, 8:10 AM 1,578 Views 0 Comments

Put your hand down, Mr Counihan.

# gaelic-games - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Open thread: what do you think of the GAA coverage on telly?
# TV
From The42
# TV

Open thread: what do you think of the GAA coverage on telly?

Dec 12th 2012, 11:10 AM 1,558 Views 8 Comments

The Dublin GAA chief says fans are being ‘short-changed’ by RTÉ.

# gaelic-games - Thursday 29 November, 2012

O'Neill backs further legislation on abuse
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

O'Neill backs further legislation on abuse

Nov 29th 2012, 1:31 PM 455 Views 0 Comments

“Any forms of abuse that make any person involved in our games feel less happy about being involved is abhorrent,” says GAA President Liam O’Neill.

# gaelic-games - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Eamon McGee: Driving around with the Sam Maguire in the passenger seat makes it real
# Brothers In Arms
From The42
# Brothers In Arms

Eamon McGee: Driving around with the Sam Maguire in the passenger seat makes it real

Oct 28th 2012, 11:00 AM 1,991 Views 1 Comment

The McGee brothers are enjoying their hectic lifestyle as all-Ireland winners but are seeking further improvements.

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