GAA News

Fitzgerald returns uncontested

11 December 2019 | 9:10 am

Wicklow chairman Martin Fitzgerald has returned unopposed to the position following the county convention.

Win-at-all-costs culture pushing GAA into crisis

11 December 2019 | 6:00 am

Former Cork senior football manager Brian Cuthbert has warned the GAA faces dire consequences if it doesn’t improve the playing experience for its young members.

Kerry chairman highlights pressure on volunteers

11 December 2019 | 4:30 am

Kerry GAA chairman Tim Murphy has said the main governance challenge facing the association is volunteers being held to account in areas where they may not have sufficient expertise.

Duignan becomes new Faithfuls chair

10 December 2019 | 11:13 pm

New Offaly chairman Michael Duignan said he wants to unite Offaly GAA again after his election to the role at last night’s county convention in O’Connor Park.

Kerr hails response to hotel tragedy

10 December 2019 | 11:02 pm

The GAA’s response to the tragic events of St Patrick’s Day 2019, when three young people — Morgan Barnard, Lauren Bullock and Connor Currie — lost their lives in a crush outside a Cookstown hotel, was tonight hailed by Tyrone County Board chairman Michael Kerr.

Michael Duignan elected chairman of Offaly GAA

10 December 2019 | 8:54 pm

Michael Duignan has been elected as the new chairman of Offaly GAA defeating incumbent Tommy Byrne by 76 votes to 62 at a vote at the county convention in Tullamore.

Duignan elected new Offaly chairman

10 December 2019 | 8:39 pm

Michael Duignan is the new chairperson of Offaly GAA after he was voted into the position at the county convention in O’Connor Park Tullamore tonight.

Video: The Bredagh secret

10 December 2019 | 2:59 pm

The Belfast club defeated Killygarry (Cavan) in the final at St Paul's Lurgan to add to previous successes in 2016 and 2017.

Video: Magical week for Kilcoo

10 December 2019 | 2:49 pm

"Every age group in Kilcoo plays the same way" - full-back Tiernan Fettes after beating Killyclogher in the St Paul's fonacab Ulster Minor Tournament, supported by Belfast City Council.

Building a System for the 99%

10 December 2019 | 2:19 pm

One of the largest consultation processes in the history of the GAA has found many good practices in place, but also a number of challenges to the development of our players.

O'Malley: McDonald could transform Mayo attack

10 December 2019 | 1:47 pm

The appointment of Ciarán McDonald to James Horan's Mayo backroom team is a huge boost to the team, and could have a significantly positive impact the forward division, according to Austin O'Malley.

"I didn't talk to any other county board"

10 December 2019 | 10:01 am

Wexford boss Davy Fitzgerald says he only ever considered staying with the Slaneysiders when the Galway managerial post became vacant back in September.

Tipp draw holders Cork in 2020 Munster semi-final

10 December 2019 | 9:02 am

Holders Cork will play Tipperary in the 2020 Munster Senior Championship semi-final, with Kerry to play 2019 runners-up Waterford on the other side of the provincial draw.

Shortened GAA season hit sales at O'Neill's

9 December 2019 | 6:07 pm

The shortened GAA championship season last year had a negative impact on sales of O'Neill's replica jerseys as pre-tax profits at the main company behind the O'Neill's brand here declined by 18% to €1.3m.

Quirke takes positives from defeat

9 December 2019 | 3:22 pm

Mike Quirke was accentuating the positives after his first game in charge of Laois ended in defeat to neighbours Offaly.

Keaney admits luck with Ballyboden in Leinster win

8 December 2019 | 6:03 pm

Ballyboden St Enda's stalwart Conal Keaney admitted his side were lucky to come away with a second Leinster club football title after today's two point win over Éire Óg.