Category Archives: Gaelic Games

Piece On 1916 Show By Tyrone Productions Ltd: The Evening Herald – April 5 2016

Volunteers needed for 1916 show By Daire Walsh TYRONE Productions Ltd have been commissioned by the GAA to produce a half-hour show as part of their 1916 commemoration event – and they are seeking the help of volunteers to make … Continue reading

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Sports Surgery Clinic Concussion Conference: Ger Ryan – The Irish Examiner – June 16 2015

Concussion guidelines needed, says Ger Ryan Tuesday, June 16, 2015 By Daire Walsh GAA player welfare chief Ger Ryan says one of the big challenges facing the association is spreading clear guidelines on concussion beyond inter-county level and out to … Continue reading

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GAA Referee Recruitment Launch: Alan Kelly & James Owens – The Irish News – December 18 2014

Players urged to pick up the whistle By Daire Walsh PERHAPS the most interesting nugget from yesterday’s GAA referee recruitment launch at Croke Park was Pat McEnaney’s eagerness to road test the idea of two hurling referees in a future … Continue reading

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GAA Referee Recruitment Launch: Pat McEnaney – The Irish News – December 18 2014

Players urged to pick up the whistle By Daire Walsh CROKE Park was the venue yesterday afternoon, as the National Referee Committee launched their new GAA Referee recruitment scheme.   One of the key objectives of this new initiative is … Continue reading

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Anto Finnegan Interview Ahead Of ‘Game For Anto’: The Irish News – November 8 2014

Anto hoping Dubs travel in numbers   By Daire Walsh   WITH just seven days to go to the ‘Game For Anto’ clash between 2013 All-Ireland Champions Dublin and The Irish News Ulster GAA Allstars at Kingspan Stadium, expectation is … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Roscommon V Cavan Allianz NFL Division Three Final – John Evans (Roscommon Manager) – The Westmeath Independent – April 30 2014

GAA: Match Reaction   Evans delights in Rossies’ rise after win over Cavan   Daire Walsh   ROSCOMMON finished strongly at Croke Park on Saturday evening to secure the Allianz Football League Division Three title following a compelling battle with … Continue reading

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Post-Match Reaction: Leinster Intermediate Football Club Semi-Final – Confey Selector John Malone – The Leinster Leader – November 22 2011

POST-MATCH REACTION: CONFEY V SKERRIES HARPS: CONFEY SELECTOR JOHN MALONE By Daire Walsh Confey’s Championship odyssey continued in style in Parnell Park on Sunday, as they came through a tough encounter with Dublin’s Skerries Harps to reach the 2011 Leinster … Continue reading

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An Fear Rua – The GAA Unplugged! – Article 16 – February 4 2010

McKenna and O’Byrne – important names in football After a period of much uncertainty due to the inclement weather, the traditional pre-league Gaelic Football competitions in each of the four provinces have finally begun as any lingering doubts about whether … Continue reading

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An Fear Rua – The GAA Unplugged! – Article 15 – July 31 2009

Croke Park… doing what it does best Following U2’s three concerts in GAA HQ from the week just gone, spectators from across the country will get the opportunity to see some much needed action over this May Bank Holiday weekend. … Continue reading

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An Fear Rua – The GAA Unplugged! – Article 14 – July 9 2009

Best in Leinster, but good enough for an All Ireland? Following on from last week’s hurling decider between Kilkenny and Dublin, comes the football equivalent in Leinster between Kieran McGeeney’s Kildare and Pat Gilroy’s Dublin. Like Brian Cody’s men last … Continue reading

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