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FootballSports

Looking for an excuse to hit the tar? Register for the first ever Rosemount Half Marathon/10k

Rosemount GAA are running their first ever 1/2 Marathon and 10km this October 13th and the 2018 Paidi O’Se winners are invited you to take part. The Westmeath village are one of the most successful teams to win the Westmeath Senior Championship with 9 and have of course the fantastic John Keane 2 time All Star corner back as their marquee GAA name to be entering the inaugural run.

For those of you who are mad to get back into rountine of training for something this is a great chance to dust down the running shoes and sample this fresh track.

More about the event on MyRunResults.com

25Sep
FootballHurlingSports

2,319 thank you’s JP McManus from the GAA Family

2,319 Thank you’s JP McManus. We arrived at that figure thanks to what was thrown up after we searched “How many gaa clubs in Ireland” so if we are one or two out, blame google! The news...

13Sep
FootballSports

Rowley delighted with Davis’s appointment as Longford manager

Padraic Davis’s former football manager Declan Rowley believes the Fr. Manning Gaels clubman will do well as manager of the Longford Senior Football team. Davis was ratified last night at a county board...

02Sep
FootballSports

Cooney braced to become first native to take over Westmeath in 24 years

Westmeath are expected to announce Jack Cooney as their Senior Men’s Football manager after the committee tasked with recommending a new manager proposed Cooney’s name. He will be the first man from...

02Sep
FootballSports

5 reasons to tune into All Ireland Football Finals

Today’s game reminds me of the FIFA tournaments we use to have on Saturday nights, great enthusiasm at the beginning slowly wanes when the same maestro makes the finals and their up again a guy that in...

24Aug
FootballLadies FootballLadies GAASports

Surviving G4M&O training and the incredible decision by Mayo Ladies County Board

Wahey! I have survived two football training sessions. I never thought I’d put a pair of football boots on again but here I am. The sessions are tough and I’ve aches in places I never knew I had but I...

18Aug
FootballLadies GAASports

Graham set to be ratified as Cavan Football Manager

Former Cavan forward Mickey Graham has been proposed for the Cavan Senior Football manager’s job and will be ratified by the County Board on Monday night. He will replace Mattie McGleenan who stepped...

17Aug
FootballHurlingLadies GAASportsSuper8s Podcast

Part 2 of the Super8s Podcast with former Galway hurling captain Joe Connolly

In Part 2 of the Super8s Podcast from The Lough Inn Bar, Galway the lads preview this weekend’s All-Ireland Hurling Final between Galway and Limerick. Can the Tribesmen retain the Liam McCarthy or can...

16Aug
DeeFootballHurlingLadies GAASports

For managers, criticism should be constructive not abusive

Just like in previous years it’s managerial merry go round in the GAA with several counties changing managers. My own county, Longford, are one the look-out for a successor to Denis Connerton. I have my...

Joe Connolly tells fantastic tale of 1981 All Ireland defeat
14Aug
FootballHurlingLadies GAASportsSuper8s Podcast

Craic agus caint with former All-Ireland winning captain Joe Connolly

Former Galway Hurling Captain Joe Connolly joined us for our Super8s Podcast in The Lough Inn Galway on Friday night last. Connolly captained the Tribesmen to all All-Ireland title in 1980. His acceptance...