The Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael) is an amateur Irish and international cultural and sporting organisation focused primarily on promoting Gaelic games, which include the traditional Irish sports of hurling, camogie, Gaelic football, handball and rounders. The GAA also promotes Irish music and dance, and the Irish language.
# gaa - Today’s News
There’s something for everyone out West this summer.
# gaa - Saturday 19 July, 2014
Throw-in at Cusack Park, Ennis is at 7pm.
Trophyless for so long, Donegal and Monaghan are now duking it out at the top table in Ulster.
They were Dancing at the Crossroads after beating Clare – but how will Wexford fare against Waterford tonight?
There are two qualifiers are two provincial deciders this weekend.
It’s different down south.
We’ve taken a look at some of the most exciting talents in the country.
Like MDMA, the Stynes brothers also played football for Ballyboden.
# gaa - Friday 18 July, 2014
Thank GAA It’s Friday, 8.30. It’s a date.
She will catch up with some her team-mates at the reception in Tullyglass House, Ballymena later on though.
To the tune of Let It Go, obvs.
Newman shakes hamstring injury to take his place in the Meath full-forward line.
These are not the Androids you are looking for.
All you need to know to help plan your weekend listening and viewing.
Wexford can book their place in the All-Ireland hurling quarter-finals with a win over Waterford tomorrow.
The pairs’ clubs have been drawn together in the Dublin Senior Football Championship.
# gaa - Thursday 17 July, 2014
The solitary change comes in the full-back line.
The pair have recovered in time for Sunday’s Ulster decider.
Dublin are bidding for a ninth Leinster title in 10 years this weekend. Their old foes would dearly love to stop them.
Paul Flynn challenges his Dubs team-mates to up their game again when they face old rivals Meath on Sunday.
GAA President Liam O’Neill says the new football structure has thrown up some “interesting contests” but accepts that it is still unsuitable for weaker counties.
Pauric Mahony wants Waterford to turn good performances into results, starting with Saturday’s qualifier against Wexford.
# gaa - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
The senior All-Ireland winner returned from injury this evening.
Three goals in the second period saw the Rebels overcome Waterford.
We had score updates from both Ennis and Waterford.
The former midfielder believes it’s time some of the provincial boundaries were redrawn to make for a nine-month long Championship season.
18 months after the De La Salle man retired, he’s still missed in the Waterford setup.
# gaa - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Austin Gleeson starts for the Déise, while Alan Cadogan is named for the Rebels.
A Samaritans volunteer and GAA member writes about the people-centred spirit at the heart of both organisations.
# gaa - Monday 14 July, 2014
Our columnist says the win vindicated the Rebels’ longer-serving players.
The GAA has revealed dates and venues of the upcoming senior football and hurling fixtures.
Cork’s manager savored victory after yesterday’s Munster final in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Meanwhile, in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals, Dublin play Tipperary.
James O’Donoghue helped Legion claim a 0-17 to 0-15 win over Kerry kingpins Dr Crokes.
It was a stunning day of action across both codes.
From Cork’s Munster drought ending to Offaly’s capitulation.
The Ballintubber man believes tougher tests this year will help his team in the long run.
# gaa - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Tyrone finished the game with 14 men after Mattie Donnelly saw the line.
Second-half goals by Seamus Harnedy and Paudie O’Sullivan were central to the Rebels victory.
Goals from Lee Keegan, Jason Doherty and Barry Moran gave James Horan’s men a seven-point win.
Pairc Esler was the venue for the Round 2B qualifier.
Dual star Podge Collins scored one of Clare’s four goals.