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  • In pictures: Gourmet Food Parlour announced as new HEC championship sponsors January 19, 2018
    Check out a selection of images from yesterday’s announcement that Gourmet Food Parlour will sponsor our HEC championships for a three-year period. 
    Jackie Cahill
  • Gourmet Food Parlour announced as new sponsor of HEC championships January 18, 2018
    THE Ladies Gaelic Football Association (LGFA) is delighted to announce Gourmet Food Parlour as the new sponsor of the Higher Education Committee (HEC) third-level championships. Gourmet Food Parlour will sponsor the prestigious O’Connor Cup competition, which will now be known as the Gourmet Food Parlour O’Connor Cup, as well as the O’Connor Shield. The new […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • WATCH: Video from launch of the Intercounty Government Grant scheme for 2018 January 16, 2018
    Hear from players, managers & officers from the launch of the Intercounty Government Grant scheme for 2018.  The programme is a collaboration between the Ladies Gaelic Football Association, the Camogie Association and the WGPA, supported by Sport Ireland and the Department of Sport.  Grants have been widely welcomed as a means of supporting our 55 […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • Ulster convention round up – Tyrone’s Eileen Jones is President-elect January 16, 2018
    ULSTER CONVENTION ROUND UP Tyrone’s Eileen Jones has been elected ULGFA President Elect. The Dungannon teacher will bring a wealth of experience to the post when she takes it up in January 2019. President Michael Naughton opened proceedings at the Congress and then delivered his address. Among the more interesting items in his delivery to […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • In Pictures: Cork dual star Rena Buckley honoured at Páirc Uí Chaoimh lunch January 16, 2018
    AT a special Páirc Uí Chaoimh dinner, held last Saturday in Cork, Cork dual star Rena Buckley was jointly-honoured for her phenomenal playing achievements by the Ladies Gaelic Football and Camogie Associations.  Rena is the proud holder of 18 All-Ireland senior medals for Cork – 11 Ladies Football and 7 camogie – and she is […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • Tribute: Jim Kennedy, RIP, one of the LGFA’s founding members and first President. January 13, 2018
    TIPPERARY’S Jim Kennedy, one of the driving forces behind the development of Ladies Gaelic football, has died just one week before he was to be honoured for his contribution to the sport. Mr Kennedy, Connolly Park, Clonmel, was chosen as the Lifetime Achievement recipient in the prestigious Annerville Awards which honour outstanding sports personalities throughout […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • Buy tickets in advance for our forthcoming Lidl National League ‘double headers’ January 12, 2018
    WE recently revealed a number of high-profile ‘double-headers’ for the forthcoming Lidl National Leagues, in conjunction with our male counterparts.  You can now order your tickets in advance for the matches, which include glamour ties for TG4 All-Ireland champions Dublin, against Cork and Kerry at Croke Park.  Mayo are also looking forward to lining out […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • Full details of HEC championship draws, UL to start O’Connor Cup defence against NUIG January 12, 2018
    HOLDERS University of Limerick will start their O’Connor Cup defence with a home fixture against NUI Galway on Wednesday, February 7.  If UL come through that fixture, they will find themselves on a collision course with UCD, who received a bye in the first round.  The draws for the O’Connor, Giles, Lynch, Moynihan, Donaghy and […]
    Jackie Cahill
  • In pictures: Referee Presentation awards – Saturday, January 7 January 10, 2018
    CHECK out a selection of photos from our Referees Presentation night, which took place last Saturday at the Croke Park Hotel.  Pictures credit: www.gaapics.com 
    Jackie Cahill
  • Limerick ‘kick off’ the 2018 season in style January 10, 2018
    THE Limerick Underage (Limerick LGFA) 2018 season kicked off with a bang on Monday night with the launch of their underage county Gaelic Football programme at the Fitzgerald Woodlands Hotel in Adare. Over 80 girls accompanied by parents, families and friends joined the new Limerick LGFA management teams as they unveiled plans for the new […]
    Jackie Cahill

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  • Six Young Hurlers From ‘Weaker Counties’ Tipped To Have A Big 2018 January 19, 2018
    We often hear about the promising players from the top counties, but here we look at some of the other hurling talents the country has to offer.
    Jason Redmond
  • TG4 Unveil Outrageously Good GAA Coverage For The Coming Months January 19, 2018
    TG4 have been a dominant force when it comes to covering the Allianz Leagues as well as club GAA and it looks like they have out-done themselves as they have released their 2018 schedule. Starting this Sunday with the AIB Club IFC semi-final between An Ghaeltacht and Moy and running up to the April 1 […]
    Joel Slattery
  • Leinster Council Announce Venue (And Plan B) For O’Byrne Cup Final January 19, 2018
    The 2018 O’Byrne Cup has been eye-catching for a number of reasons and Westmeath and Meath have been at the centre of a lot of the talking points. Firstly we had Westmeath take on Laois in a two-legged affair that saw the Lake County progress. Then we had (an admittedly) under-strength Dublin squad fail to […]
    Joel Slattery
  • Division 1A Preview: Are Kilkenny About To Experience Another Unwanted First? January 19, 2018
    A preview of Division 1A.
    Eddie Ryan
  • Watch: Mayo Hurler Who Crossed The Globe To Lead His Club To Glory January 18, 2018
    2017 was quite the year for Toreen. The Mayo club claimed the county title, before becoming the first ever club from the county to claim a Connacht title. They now look ahead to the upcoming All-Ireland Intermediate Championship semi-final against St Patrick’s Ballyragget. What makes this story all the more remarkable is the astonishing commitment […]
    Brian Barry
  • Kerry And Kildare Management Hold Opposite Views On Club Success January 17, 2018
    Modern GAA schedules are frequently the subject of debate in this day and age. The opening months of the year must accommodate pre-season tournaments, the Allianz National Leagues as well as third level competitions. That’s not to mention the All-Ireland club series. Of course, clubs still in the hunt for honours on St Patrick’s Day […]
    Brian Barry
  • Mikey Sheehy Confirms “Exceptional” David Clifford Will Feature For Kerry In League January 16, 2018
    Kerry look ahead to the Allianz National Football League with anticipation, after a winter filled with regret. The Kingdom were fancied by many for the All-Ireland last summer, following their League final triumph over Dublin. However, the wheels came off after a procession to the Munster title, and after stuttering past Galway, they fell to […]
    Brian Barry
  • Damien Comer Blasts “Pointless” FBD League Decision January 16, 2018
    The scheduling of the FBD League final between Roscommon and Galway has been the subject of much debate in recent days. As both sides prepare for their respective League campaigns, they play the last round of the group against each other this weekend. Due to adverse weather conditions earlier this month and the League approaching on […]
    Brian Barry
  • Ten Players To Watch Out For In This Year’s Fitzgibbon Cup January 16, 2018
    This Thursday night sees the start of the 2018 Fitzgibbon Cup as the eagerly anticipated opening game sees Leeside rivals Cork IT and UCC face off in group C. With UCD also in this group, both Cork colleges will be eager to get off to a good start in this cut-throat competition. With 13 third-level institutions battling […]
    Joel Slattery
  • All-Ireland Winning Manager Counihan Back In Management At Club Level January 15, 2018
    An All-Ireland winning manager with Cork in 2010, Conor Counihan is making a return to the sidelines, it has been confirmed. While the rumoured return to the inter-county scene never materialised, Counihan is back in club management with Tipperary club Arravale Rovers. The Tipp town club won the West Tipperary SFC before being beaten in […]
    Joel Slattery