Coaching Winning Possession & Striking in Hurling (Focus for Youth & Adult Coaches) This is an Outdoor Workshop which will focus on how to coach the skills of gaining possession, mainly first touch, and positioning of your body, it will also provide different games which you can use. The second part of the workshop will […]
Armagh hurlers opened their season recently by competing in the annual Conor McGurk tournament at Queens. Armagh were drawn against Down and University of Ulster with both matches played at the Dub. The first game against An Dún on Tuesday evening finished in disappointment for the Orchard side, who were chasing the game right from […]
Ulster GAA’s Club & Volunteer Conference 2016 “Communicating Your Club‘s Message” will take place on Saturday 29th October in the Glenavon Hotel, Cookstown. Beidh CLG Uladh ag eagrú comhdhála do chlubanna gus d’oibrithe deonacha ar an Satharn beag seo, 29 Deireadh Fómhair sa Chorr Chríochach. All delegates at this year’s conference will receive a FREE ticket to an Ulster […]
At last night’s meeting of the Armagh County Committee the following management teams were ratified: Senior Football: Kieran McGeeney assisted by Aidan O’Rourke U-21 Football: Peter McDonnell assisted by Martin McQuillan and Diarmuid Marsden Senior Hurling: Sylvester McConnell assisted by Kieran Nugent and Gabriel O’Kane Coiste Contae Ard Mhacha wish all our managers, their backroom […]
Armagh senior hurling vice-captain Simon Doherty received a special merit award on behalf of all of his team mates at the recent Irish News Volunteer Awards last week. The award was in recognition of the hurlers’ fantastic year of achievement in which they earned promotion to Division 2A, having claimed the 2B trophy after victory over Ulster […]
Ulster GAA’s Active club Coordinators will be offering their support to a max of 16 GAA clubs from September 2016 to March 2017. Ulster GAA will allocate a small budget to carry out an eight week coaching programme between the club and its feeder primary and secondary schools. It is envisaged that the coach will […]
The Armagh Under14 Hurling academy team took part in a blitz, which was recently held at the GAA National Games Development Centre in Abbotstown, County Dublin. The first two games were against Antrim and Wicklow, and while the lads battled hard and played well, they ultimately came up short. The final match was against Westmeath and again, […]
Photos by John Merry from the recent Donnelly Group Senior Hurling Final 2016.
Photos by John Merry from the recent Donnelly Group Junior Hurling Final 2016.
Lurgan side Seán Treaceys claimed their second consecutive Armagh junior title on Saturday evening following a 1-15 to 1-11 win over Killeavy. Seán Treacey’s Daniel Magee was again in impressive form as he finished with a huge personal tally of 1-12. Darren O’Hanlon and Conor Hannaway got early scores to level Magee’s efforts and midway […]