Boys' Football News Articles

Thursday 26th September saw the first outing, for boys, this year. Bray Emmets again hosted the 5th/6th class Boys’ participation blitz. 30 teams entered our blitz playing 4 games within the hour.  With a brisk southerly breeze...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 19:54

Our on field activities for boys, for 2019-2020, starts next Thursday 26th Sept with a 5th & 6th class participation football blitz at 11.45am.  It’s a 9-a-side tournament, no age limit, no goalkeeper, with the emphasis on...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019 - 23:07

Written By Martin Byrne, 6th class, Dunlavin We were really excited to be asked to play at half time during the Wicklow vs Kildare Leinster Championship match which took place in Dr Cullen Park, Carlow on Saturday May 11 at 7 p.m.  Five...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 19:51

Credit Union Cup    8th May at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitz.  Competitive blitzAllianz Camogie Blitz         15th May at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 20:27

The Allianz sponsored Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup Finals for 2019 didn’t start out as planned as the winds on Wed 13th March caused a cancellation of the finals for divisions 1, 2 & 3.  Luckily the weather had abated somewhat on...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 21:07

The rescheduled Day 2 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup, for 5th & 6th Class Boys, will take place on THURSDAY next 21st March @ 11:45 in Bray Emmets' Grounds.  It's an 11-a-side blitz with no age limit.  *There...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 15, 2019 - 16:57

Due to the weather the blitz for today (Wednesday) has been cancelled. Schools will be informed of a rearranged date as soon as possible.

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 09:20

Day 2 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup, for 5th & 6th Class Boys, will take place on Wednesday 13th March at 11:45 a.m. in Bray Emmets' Grounds.  It's an 11-a-side blitz with no age limit.  Please note there will be...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 21:16

As winter came to a close the primary schools of North East Wicklow began their qualification round for the Allianz sponsored Coughlan Cup. Held over 2 days, Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th Feb, 19 schools competed, fielding 27 teams in...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 22:23

Day 1 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin’s Coughlan Cup, for 5th & 6th Class Boys, will take place on Thursday 28th February @ 11:45 in Bray Emmets' Grounds.  It's an 11-a-side blitz with no age limit.  Rules:...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 21:05

 The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Term 2 activities began in earnest at Shoreline, Greystones on Thurs 17th Jan with the 3rd/4th Class Boys’ Indoor Blitz. Demand outreached supply for this very popular non-competitive tournament with 19...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 20:16

The last outdoor outing in Term 1 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol in North/East Wicklow concluded on Wednesday 24th October with the 5th/6th Class Boys’ Participation Blitz which was again held in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds with over...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 00:34

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 5th - 6th Class Boys’ Football Participation Day takes place on Wednesday the 24th October in Bray Emmets GAA Club.It is a 9-a side blitz. The focus is on participation rather than competition.We hope...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 22:47

24th/25th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Points only no goalkeeper.

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 23:59

The first outing of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys outdoor season in North/East Wicklow started on Wednesday 10th October. It was the turn of the 3rd and 4th class boys. Their first football outing of the year was a great success...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 23:53

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 3rd - 4th Class Boys Football Participation Day takes place on Wednesday the 10th October in Bray Emmets GAA Club.  It is a 9-a-side blitz. The focus is on participation rather than competition. ...

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 8, 2018 - 00:26

10th /11th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Points only no goalkeeper.

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 00:13

Term One – Focus on participation and no competitionBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1        12th September - Day 1 at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit.  Points only no...

Date Article Posted: Friday, August 24, 2018 - 22:36

 A fantastic days football took place in Bray Emmets for 3rd and 4th class boys on Thursday 7th June. There were four groups playing over 8 pitches in this nine-a-side participation football blitz. Group 1: St Pats 1, St Laurence's 1, Roundwood...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 13:54

Next Week is the turn of the 3rd and 4th Class Boy FootballersThursday 7th June at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day boys’ nine-a-side football blitz. Sports Day Meeting and Online Registration  This year’s Sports Day meeting will take place...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 22:11

In what was a rather mundane day for Wicklow GAA on Sunday 27th May there was one ray of hope that shone on the day, that being the display of our primary school children at half time in the Mini Games.  Although apprehensive prior to...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 21:42

3rd and 4th Class Girls FootballThursday 31st May at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day girls’ nine-a-side football blitz.3rd and 4th Class Boys FootballThursday 7th June at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day boys’ nine-a-side football blitz.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 21:58

 This year's Allianz Coughlan Cup took place on a sunny Friday 18th May in Bray Emmets' GAA Grounds. There were some great games and fantastic football on show.  Schools in Division 1 included St. Kevin’s 1, St. Coen’s, St. Cronan’s 1...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 17:42

This year's Allianz Coughlan Cup will now take place on Friday 18th May at 11.45 in Bray Emmets' GAA Grounds. Due to date restrictions this will be a one-day tournament.  This is an 11-a-side tournament.  If your school is available to...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 22:19

 3rd and 4th Class Girls FootballThursday 31st May at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day girls’ nine-a-side football blitz.3rd and 4th Class Boys FootballThursday 7th June at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day boys’ nine-a-side football blitz.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 20:47

Friday 18th May at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – One day boys’ eleven-a-side football blitz.  

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - 20:44

Due to the weather conditions the Boys’ Allianz Coughlan Cup had to be cancelled on 14th March.  Gary McGillycuddy, Oifigeach Peile, will be in contact regarding another day for this fixture.

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 16, 2018 - 21:10

The Boys’ Allianz Coughlan Cup will take place in Bray Emmets on 14th March at 11:45.  This blitz is 11 a-side with full rules.  Please contact Gary McGillycuddy, Oifigeach Peile, for further details

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 22:24

 Allianz Coughlan Cup games in Bray Emmets had to be cancelled due to the snow and sub zero temperatures this past week.  Gary McGillycuddy, Oifigeach Peile will be in contact regarding Day 2 that has been scheduled for 14th/15th March...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 12:47

CANCELLATION:  This week's Allianz Coughlan Cup games in Bray Emmets have to be cancelled due to the snow and sub zero temperatures forecast.  Gary McGillycuddy, Oifigeach Peile will be in contact regarding Day 2 that have been scheduled...

Date Article Posted: Monday, February 26, 2018 - 19:48

Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield Day 17th March at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – 9 a-side (Teams will be graded on this day.) Points only no goalkeeper. Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup Day 2      14th/15th March Bray Emmets...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 16:05

 28th Feb/1st March    Bray Emmets           Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 11.45 a.m. (Teams will be graded on this day.)(Your school will be contacted regarding which day you...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 16:02

 Friday 2nd February saw the final day of indoor football action in North Wicklow. Teams from all over the North travelled to Shoreline Leisure Centre in Greystones to participate in the Allianz 3rd/4th Class Boys Indoor Football...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 - 22:05

Day 2 of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin's 3rd/4th Class Boys' Indoor Blitz will be held in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones on Friday 2nd February.  We look forward to the day when we'll have teams from St. Laurence's Greystones...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 20:14

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin's first outing of Term 2 and 2018 was the 3rd/4th Class Boys' Indoor Blitz held in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones on Friday 19th January. With an unprecedented number of teams interested in this event...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:17

  There was a great turnout in the recent West Wicklow Cumann na mBunscol Allianz Coughlan Cup Competitions ran by GDA Paul Garrigan with over 20 schools taking part in the competition. The focus of this years blitz was point scoring with no...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:11

 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol's third and final outing, before the Halloween mid-term, was for the boys of 5th & 6th class. Similar to the 3rd & 4th classes, this was their first outing of the year.  The boys performed impressively...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 - 21:59

 There will be an Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 5th & 6th Class BOYS GAA Football Blitz next Wednesday 25th October.The focus of the day is on participation and giving as many children as possible the experience of playing...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 20:05

Today was the turn of the 3rd and 4th class boys. Their first football outing of the year was a great success and the 'Participation Blitz', held in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds, had over 300 boys enjoying Gaelic Football.Although the early morning ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 23:05

11th /12th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Points only no goalkeeper.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 23:11

 On one of the first 'Championship Sundays' of the summer, St Laurence's NS, Greystones, got the opportunity to strut their stuff at half-time in the Wicklow v Louth Leinster Senior Football Championship match at Parnell Park on May 21st. Fresh...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:17

Bray Emmets hosted an Allianz Cumann na mBunscol blitz for 3rd and 4th class boys on 14th June. Schools in attendance were St Cronans, Kilcoole, St Laurence's, Newtown and Gaelscoil Ui Cheadaigh. Each school had three matches and the games were 9 a-...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 21:24

  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol are hosting a 9 a-side 3rd/4th class Boys Gaelic Football blitz on Wednesday 14th June and a 9 a-side Girls Gaelic Football blitz on Wednesday 21st June. Both blitzes will start at 11.45am in Bray Emmets...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 2, 2017 - 23:41

     There was a great turnout of teams over two glorious days on the 15th and 16th March in Bray Emmets for Day 2 of the Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup.  This was an eleven a-side competition and teams were graded on the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 21:46

   15th/16th March Bray Emmets        Eleven-a-side at 11.45 a.m. Teams will be in divisions from Day 1 and this is a competitive competition.

Date Article Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 16:01

Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup Day 1Day 1 of the Allianz Coughlan Cup was held in Bray Emmets on 1st and 2nd March.  This was an eleven-a-side blitz with no age limits and was used as a grading day.  In attendance on the 1st was St....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 21:13

 Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup Day 11st/2nd March  Bray Emmets           Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 11.45 a.m. (Teams will be graded on this day.)Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, February 19, 2017 - 16:26

The 3rd and 4th class boys in Wicklow got the new year off to a flying start with lots of great football on show at indoor venues around the county.  This was a 7 a-side indoor tournament with the emphasis on fun and participation for all....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 21:29

 Boys’ Football Allianz Coughlan Cup Day 11st/2nd March  Bray Emmets           Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 11.45 a.m. (Teams will be graded on this day.)Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 21:58

 3rd / 4th Class Indoor Boys’ Football       Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side).  Week beginning 16th...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 16:11

 There was a great turnout of schools this week for the first ever Pella Boys Blitz to take place in Wicklow.  Bigstone N.S, Grangecon N.S, Knockananna N.S, Donard N.S, Hacketstown N.S, Valleymount N.S and Stratford N.S all...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 21:07

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin hosted a participation based blitz for 5th and 6th class boys in Bray Emmets on Wednesday and Thursday 26th and 27th  October.Day 1Teams that attended were St Laurence's 1, 2 and 3, St Patrick's BNS 1...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 21:39

26th/27th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending)

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 00:15

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain played host to 2 excellent days of Gaelic Football blitzes on 12th and 13th of October in Bray Emmets GAA. A huge turnout of schools ensured lots of action and excitement. The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 21:01

12th /13th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending)

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 22:52

Two glorious days in Bray Emmets saw teams from Kilcoole, St Fergals, St Laurence's, St Cronan's, St Kevin's, Ashford, St Pats, Scoil Chualann, Newtown, St. Brigid’s, Moneystown and Greystones Educate Together participate in a 9 a-side non-...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 23:08

 Baltinglass top the West in Boys Allianz Football LeagueBaltinglass National School took the honours in the recent West Wicklow Boys Division 1 Allianz 11 a-side Football League that took place last week in Blessington GAA Grounds. The...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 21:42

 20th/21st April Bray Emmets           Nine-a-side at 11.30. (Non-competitive) Note time change

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 23:26

Sunny Ballinakill hosted the Boys Allianz Football League on Wednesday 13th April.  All teams played excellent football in ideal conditions.  Teams represented were St. John’s SNS, St. Joseph’s Templerainey, Rathcoyle, Rathdrum BNS and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 23:21

Bray Emmets was the venue again for Day 2 of the Allianz Boys Football League.  Again there was a great show from schools with the teams in attendance: Kilmacanogue 1, Kilmacanogue 2, Greystones Educate Together 1, Greystones Educate Together 2...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 20:51

 Bray Emmets hosted Division 1 and 2 on a day that showed all seasons.  The day began bright and sunny but heavy showers fell and temperatures dropped to be replaced by the sun again!  All the boys really showed great commitment and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 21:54

Boys’ Allianz Football League Days6th/7th April     Bray Emmets           Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 12.00. (Teams will  have been put into divisions on Coughlan...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 23:52

9 teams took part in the annual 7 a side Gaelic Football tournament in Loughlinstown last Thursday. There was great excitement, matches on in all 3 halls and balls flying in all directions.  For most of the boys this was their first time...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 21:30

Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side).  Week beginning 18th January in Roundwood Hall/Arklow Leisure Centre/Loughlinstown Leisure Centre....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 21:16

A fantastic afternoon was spent at Bray Emmets clubhouse on Thursday 26th November between 3pm and 4.30pm where a group of 5th class boys and girls were coached in the art of refereeing by highly esteemed intercounty referee David Gough. The pupils...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 20:48

  The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol South boys blitz took place in Ballinakill this week.  It was played in tough conditions in driving wind and rain. The boys from all the schools were brilliant throughout and played some excellent...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 20:53

 Day 2 of the Allianz Coughlan Cup took place in Bray Emmets this week. It was a grey day but the skills on show brightened the mood. Division 1 and Allianz Coughlan Cup winners were St Kevin's, St Laurence's were the runners up. Division...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 21:31

  Day 2 will be in Bray Emmets on Wednesday/Thursday 4/5th November at 12. 

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 22:32

Schools represented in the south of the county were St Ernans Rathnew 1, St Ernans Rathnew 2, Rathdrum bns 1, Rathdrum bns 2, St Johns SNS Arklow, Avoca NS, Carnew NS, Coolafancy NS and Arklow Gaelscoil.  Well done to all who participated and...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 21:52

Bray Emmets hosted day 1 of the Allianz Coughlan Cup. The day was cool, crisp but dry - perfect for fast, free flowing football. The skills on show were top class and the boys represented their schools excellently showing respect and great...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 16:00

The Allianz Coughlan Competition Day 1 will take place on 14th /15th October (Day 1 -  your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) at 12.00 p.m. in Bray Emmets grounds – Boys’ football...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 22:39

All outdoor blitzes will be played at the Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence in Ballinakill Rathdrum.  Girls Football Day 1 - Friday 9th Oct 11.30am Boys Football Day 1 - Thursday 15th Oct 11.00am Girls Football Day 2 - Thursday 22nd Oct 11....

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 5, 2015 - 21:45

Boys’ Allianz Hurling League Day          16th September - Day 1at 12.00 p.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limitAllianz Camogie League Day       23rd September at 12.00...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 18:37

 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin would like to wish the pupils of St. Kevins, Greystones and Gaelscoil an Inbhir Mhóir the best of luck as they represent Wicklow in the boys and girls mini games exhibition which will take place at...

Date Article Posted: Monday, June 8, 2015 - 20:20

This week saw the boys county finals being played in Ballinakill, Wicklow’s Centre of Excellence.  There were three great days held where fantastic, skillful football was on show from boys in the Allianz Football league finals from all corners...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 17:44

Day 2 of the Boys Allianz Football League was held in Bray Emmets on Wednesday last.  There was a good turn out of teams in all three divisions.  Football was fast paced, skilled and every game was played in a great sporting manner. ...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 21:18

Day 2 will be held in Bray Emmets on Wednesday 18th March at 1 p.m. Best of luck to all involved!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 18:39

There was a great turn out of schools on Wednesday in Bray Emmets. It was a lovely, sunny, spring day which allowed for fast, skilled football. Well done to all the boys who played the games in a fine sporting manner. Thanks to all the referees and...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 16:52

4th March Bray Emmets (Day 1) Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 1 p.m. (Teams will have been put into divisions on Coughlan Competition Day)

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 22:37

Boys’ Allianz Football League Day 14th March Bray Emmets (Day 1) Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 1 p.m. (Teams will have been put into divisions on Coughlan Competition Day) Girls’ Allianz Football League Day 111th March at 1 p.m. in...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 22:41

Primary Schools from South Wicklow came together to play Indoor football in Aughrim Community Centre last week. These games organised by Cumann na mBunscol and sponsored by Allianz Insurance were for 3rd and 4th classes only. The schools that...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 22:23

A fine exhibition of skilful, fast moving and exciting Gaelic Football was on show in An Tochar GAA hall for the Allianz 3rd/4th class Go Games Blitz Thursday 22nd January. Give and go was the order of the day with high scoring evenly contested...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 22:45

There was an indoor blitz for boys in 3rd and 4th class in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre on Wednesday, 21st January. This was a non competitive blitz where all boys were encouraged to participate and enjoy playing Gaelic football. The boys got a few...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 16:46

Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class. The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all. It's 7 a-side and will be on January 21st in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 16:25

Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side). Week beginning 19th January in Roundwood Hall/Arklow Leisure Centre/Loughlinstown Leisure Centre at 12 p.m...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 17:12

3rd / 4th Class IndoorIndoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side). Week beginning 19th January in Roundwood Hall/Arklow Leisure Centre/Loughlinstown...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, January 3, 2015 - 21:56

Sixteen schools took part in day 2 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup in Bray Emmets grounds on Wednesday 12th. Despite the cold wet weather the quality of the football was very high with all of the 4 divisions competing enthusiastically...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 22:27

12th November (Day 2 - teams graded in divisions based on Day 1 for another blitz day with winners awarded in each division. These divisions will determine boys leagues later in the year) at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Boys’ football blitz...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:43

Wicklow Times Shield Day 25th November (Day 2 - teams graded in divisions based on Day 1 for another blitz day with winners awarded in each division. These divisions will determine girls leagues later in the year)at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds –...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 21:10

Baltinglass National School won the West Wicklow Allianz Coughlan Cup in Blessington after a great final with Dunlavin National School. Two periods of extra time were needed to separate teams and there was some excellent football played by both...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 20:32

On Wednesday 15th October twenty schools took part in the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Coughlan Cup in Bray Emmets grounds. The schools were divided into 4 divisions ,depending on size and experience. Schools represented were St. Cronan’s, St. Kevin’s...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:30

Welcome back!Here are the fixtures for the coming school year 2014-2015. Fixtures List 2014-2015Term OneBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1      17th September (Division 1) -  Day 118th September (Division 2) – Day...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 21:25

The top 2 pupils in each code were invited to compete in the County Primary Schools Skill Tests on Wednesday 9th April in Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill, Rathdrum Co Wicklow.The participants were as follows  Boys Football...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 - 19:54

Blessington No 1 school claimed the All County Division 2 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol title for the first time after a series of very exciting matches played in summer like conditions in the new Centre of Excellence in Ballinakill. On their...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 - 19:47

The best teams in the county come together for the Allianz boys division 3 football finals in the new Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence in Ballinakill.  There were superb skills on show and every team gave their all.  There were teams from...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 20:23

The top 2 pupils in each code are invited to compete in the County Primary Schools Skill Tests scheduled for Wednesday 9th April at 11.00 in Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill, Rathdrum Co Wicklow. The top performing pupils in the...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 19:20

The regional skills challenges took place this week.  The football skills included soloing with left/right foot, fist passing with left/right hand and the hook kick with left/right foot.  The hurling/camogie skills included soloing, ground...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 19:16

This week saw the best teams in the county come together for the Allianz boys football finals in the new Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence in Ballinakill.  There were superb skills on show and every team gave their all.  There were teams...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 27, 2014 - 19:23

Day 2 was held on Wednesday 12th March, again in Bray Emmets.  Teams played each other again and the team on top of their division won their league. The sun shone on the fine Bray Emmets grounds and there was great sportsmanship and a high...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 20:43

Six schools from South Wicklow participated in the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol football blitz played in Pearse Park Arklow this week. Gaelscoil Inbhear Mhor, Crossbridge N.S, Avoca N.S., St. Josephs Templerainey Arklow, Tinahely N.S. and...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 20:42

Day 2 will be held next Wednesday 12th March in Bray Emmets at 11 o’clock.  All teams will play each other again on Day 2 and the team on top of the division will win the league.  In the event of a tie there will be a play off. ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 18:40

Day 1 of the Boys’ Allianz Football League was held in Bray Emmets on 5th March. This was an 11 a-side competition with no age limit and games were ten minutes each half.  A great day was had by all with plenty of fine skill on show. ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 18:31

The South Wicklow schools Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys Football 11 a-side league will take place on Tuesday 11/3/2014 in Pearse Park, Arklow starting at 10.30 a.m. For further Information contact Colm Gaskin at 083 393 7411.   

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 19:24

Boys’ Allianz Football League Days      5th March        Venue: Bray Emmets (Day 1)                  ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 - 21:54

Boys’ Allianz Football League Days    5th March       Venue: Bray Emmets (Day 1)                    12th March...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - 18:12

Five teams took part in the Allianz indoor football  blitz in Roundwood on Thursday 23rd of January. Third and fourth  class children from St.Pats, Roundwood and Newtownmountkennedy Primary competed in a very enjoyable days work.The pace...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 26, 2014 - 19:42

Aughrim Community Centre was the venue for the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Indoor football blitz for South Wicklow Schools. Schools from  Rathdrum B.N.S, Avoca N.S, Annacurra N.S., Aughrim N.S., Crossbridge N.S and Tinahely participated. This...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 21:01

Over 130 boys From Bray, Greystones, Kilmac and Kilcoole took part in an indoor Gaelic Football Tournament for 3rd and 4th class boys. There was great excitement with all 3 indoor halls being used. For many of the boys this was their first time...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 20:50

Indoor football tournament for boys in rang a trí agus rang a ceathair.  The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side.  There are 5 venues and a co-ordinator for each venue.  Schools have been...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 19:36

5th March       Venue: Bray Emmets (Day 1)                   12th March     Venue: Bray Emmets (Day 2)       ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 19:29

Welcome back to another school term!  We’ve a busy schedule as usual filled with gaelic games for 2014. 3rd / 4th Class Indoor          Indoor football tournament for boys in rang a trí agus rang a ceathair (The...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 5, 2014 - 12:12

Day 2 was held on Wednesday 13th November in Bray Emmets.  Teams were graded in divisions based on Day 1 and winners and runners-up were awarded in each division. They were presented with their medals by Jim O’Riordán, Cathaoirleach, Cumann na...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 22:03

Allianz Coughlan Competition Day 1 of the Allianz Coughlan competition was held in Bray Emmets on Wednesday 6th November.  The day turned out a little damp but spirits weren’t dampened in any way! This was a general blitz day and teams got...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 - 17:42

Events in NovemberAllianz Coughlan Competition                                 ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 18:01

Dunlavin National School won the West Wicklow Coughlan Cup last week after a serious of great matches played in Blessington. Baltinglass N.S, Hacketstown N.S, Lacken N.S, Valleymount N.S, Blessington No 1 N.S, Blessington Educate Together N.S,...

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 21, 2013 - 19:27

6th November (Day 1 -  general blitz day)13th November (Day 2 -  teams graded in divisions based on Day 1 for another blitz day with winners awarded in each division.  These divisions will determine boys leagues later in the year)...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 17:50

Term OneBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Days       18th September (Division 1) -  Day 119th September (Division 2) – Day 125th September (Division 1) – Day 226th September (Division 2) – Day 2at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 23:39

Welcome back!Here are the fixtures for the coming school year 2013-2014. Term OneBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Days       18th September (Division 1) -  Day 119th September (Division 2) – Day 125th September (...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, August 28, 2013 - 18:34

The division 3 boys final took place in Roundwood on Thursday last as Aughrim was unavailable due to Wicklow's game against Meath on Saturday.  Roundwood, Donard, Moneystown and Gaelscoil Blessington did battle for the coveted title of county...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 22, 2013 - 18:08

 Valleymount N.S took the honours in the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys Football Division 2 with a vital win in their last game played in the county grounds in Aughrim. Tinahely, Newtown, Knockananna, Avoca and Valleymount National schools all...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 22:39

St Cronans N.S won the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boys Football Division 1 in great style winning all their games played in the County grounds in Aughrim this week. St Cronans, Crossbridge, Baltinglass, Aughrim and Blessington National Schools all...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 21:37

These county finals will take place on the week beginning 10th June in Aughrim 

Date Article Posted: Friday, May 31, 2013 - 18:11

Well done to the boys and girls who represented their schools and county so well in Aughrim on Sunday at half time.  The schools that were represented were St. Cronan’s, Valleymount NS, Gaelscoil an Inbhir Mhóir/Kilcoole Primary School and...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, May 26, 2013 - 18:59

Baltinglass N.S took the Division 3 title in great style after a exciting play-off game with Blessington N.S in Blessington GAA Grounds last week. Hollywood N.S, Blessington N.S, Dunlavin N.S and Baltinglass N.S took part on the day and there was...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 19:59

Valleymount N.S took the honours in the Division 2 West Finals that took place in Blessington GAA grounds. Valleymount N.S, Kilbride N.S, Blessington No 1 N.S, Talbotstown N.S and Knockananna N.S  all took part on the day and some excellent...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 19:56

Baltinglass N.S took the honours in the Division 1 Final in the West played in glorious sunshine in Blessington GAA Grounds. Blessington N.S, Hollywood N.S, Dunlavin N.S and Baltinglass N.S school took part on the day and the standard of play on the...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 - 19:52

Final Term EventsGirls’ Allianz Football Blitz          24th April at 11.00 a.m.in Roundwood (change of venue) – 9 a-side – no age limit.  Points only, no goal keeper.  Contact Claire...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 19:22

South Schools Football Blitz Tinahely G.A.A grounds was the venue for the Division 2 Cumann na mBunscol Football Blitz for south schools sponsored by Allianz.  The schools that played the games on the day were Redcross N.S., Tinahely...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 22:38

Boys’ Allianz Football League Division 3Division 3 of the league produced some fine football in Bray Emmets.  This was a 9 a-side league and games were exciting and filled with skill.  All the teams finished out the division by playing the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 14:17

Boys’ Allianz Football League Day 2    Day 2 of the league produced another fine spectacle of fast paced football in Bray Emmets.  This was a 9 a-side league and games were exciting and filled with skill.  Teams...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 15, 2013 - 19:24

There was a fantastic days football in Bray Emmets on Wednesday with teams in attendance from all corners of north Wicklow.  This was a 9 a-side league and games were fast paced and filled with skill.  Teams got three games and will get...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 23:16

The finals of the 5th and 6th class blitz in St. Cronans took place last Tuesday on the school pitch. 64 boys divided into 8 teams took part in the competition. Matches were played on the school pitch on Tuesdays and on Friday nights on Bray Emmets...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2013 - 22:09

Boys 9 a-side Gaelic Football mini league next Wednesday 6th and 13th March in Bray Emmets at 11.00 until 1.00 approx. There will be 3 divisions. Each teamwill get 5matches over the 2days - 3matches on day 1 and 2matches onday 2.Any queries contact...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 21:29

Boys Football 9a-side Mini Leagues begin 6th March in Bray. Divisions will be based on Coughlan Cup results. Contact Garrett Doyle if interested.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 08:51

Boys’ Allianz Football League Days    6th March       Venue to be decided (Day 1)                   ...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 16:37

   6th March       Venue to be decided (Day 1)                    13th March    ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 17:59

While the weather in South Wicklow was dreadful with heavy rain and strong winds making most outdoor pitches unplayable Aughrim Community Centre was the venue for a 3rd and 4th class Football Go-Games blitz for South schools. This was the first...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 21:59

Thirteen teams from Bray, Greystones, Kilcoole and Kilmacanogue took part in an indoor gaelic football tournament for 3rd and 4th class boys in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre last Thursday the 24th Jan.  For many it was their first time playing...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 22:08

Moneystown NS in the Allianz Coughlan Cup 2012 by Dylan Graham, 6th ClassOn the 10th October 2012, 11 boys and 1 girl represented Moneystown NS in  a Gaelic blitz in Bray Emmet's GAA grounds. We won our first match against St. Brigids...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 22:17

3rd / 4th Class Indoor          There will be an indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class. This event will take place the week beginning 21st January in Roundwood Hall, Arklow Leisure Centre and Loughlinstown...

Date Article Posted: Monday, January 7, 2013 - 18:54

Crossbridge N.S., Tinahely captured the new Allianz Coughlan cup for Primary Schools in South Wicklow after a very exciting final.  They overcame a very good and skillful Aughrim National school team. This is the first time that this football...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 14:50

South Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol organised a football blitz in Aughrim Community Grounds for schools in the south of the county. Four schools participated in this blitz - Barndarrig N.S., Crossbridge N.S., Aughrim N.S. and Annacurra N.S....

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 14:54

Day two of the Allianz Coughlan cup was held on the 7th November in Bray Emmets GAA grounds.  There was a fantastic turnout and a great display of skills by all involved.  Division 1 and the Allianz Coughlan Cup was won by St. Cronan’s A...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 19:35

Day two of the Allianz Couglan cup is on 7th November, competition starts at 11.00 in Bray Emmets GAA grounds.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 21:36

The first day of the Allianz Coughlan cup was on 10th October with day two being scheduled for 17th October.  Unfortunately due to the bad weather day two had to be cancelled and is now rescheduled for 7th November.  The competition starts...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 18:09

The first day of the Allianz Coughlan cup was on 10th October with day two being held on 17th October.  The competition starts at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.   Day one saw a huge turnout of teams, twenty five in total, from all...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 14:45

Coughlan cup starts this week on 10th October (Day 1 -  general blitz day) and then on next Wednesday 17th October (Day 2 -  teams graded in divisions based on Day 1 for another blitz day with winners awarded in each division.  These...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:57

10th October (Day 1 -  general blitz day)17th October (Day 2 -  teams graded in divisions based on Day 1 for another blitz day with winners awarded in each division.  These divisions will determine boys leagues later in the year)...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 28, 2012 - 22:28

Term OneBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Days    19ú Meán Fómhair (Division 1) -  Day 120ú Meán Fómhair (Division 2) – Day 126ú Meán Fómhair (Division 1) – Day 227ú Meán Fómhair (Division 2) – Day 2ag tosú ar 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 1, 2012 - 10:08

By Daniel Sheahan, Patrick Nixon and Edward Stacey Delamere and Dylan Graham.On the 7th and the 14th of March, boys and girls from Moneystown N.S. went to An Tóchar GAA grounds in Roundwood to play in a Gaelic Football League Div. 4.We played...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:44

The Allianz Boys’ Football League was a huge success across the county this year.  There was a fine turnout of skillful footballers from our primary schools.  This was an 11 a-side competition with unlimited substitutions.  The...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:42

There was a fine turnout across the county of skillful footballers from our primary schools.  This was an 11 a-side competition with unlimited substitutions.  The games played were free flowing and fast.  In Bray Emmets in Division...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:38

The INTO Mini 7’s Skills Challenge will take place on 18th April in Roundwood GAA grounds.  Two pupils from each school will be allowed to take part in each discipline.  It is imperative that you are aware of the age restrictions...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:34

The Boys’ Allianz Football League begins this week across the county.  There are centres for each division and each school has been notified of their division, venue and time by email.  The first league day is 7th March and then the...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:31

A Foundation Fooball course will take place in Aughrim National School on Monday 6th Feb and Wednesday 8th Feb at 7-30pm.  A Foundation Hurling course will also take place  in Aughrim National school on Monday 13th Feb and...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:18

19 teams took part in the annual indoor gaelic football tournament for 3rd and 4th class boys in Loughlinstown , Roundwood and Arklow Leisure Centres. This is a non competitive tournament where the emphasis is on participation and where the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:12

This Thursday 26ú Eanair sees the annual indoor football tournament for boys in rang a trí agus rang a ceathair in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre.  The emphasis is on participation and sport for all.  Schools can bring a panel of 10, as...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:10

Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling This selection process will take place on 18ú Aibrean in Roundwood GAA grounds

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:05

7ú Márta         Division 1 Venue: Greystones(Day 1)           Division 2 Venue: Kilcoole            ...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:02

Corn na Mílaoise Indoor football tournament for boys in rang a trí agus rang a ceathair (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all, 7 a-side).  Week beginning 23ú Eanair in Roundwood Hall, Arklow Leisure Centre...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:57

By Greg McHugh, Daniel Sheahan and  John Kavanagh  On the 19th of October, twelve boys and girls went to Kilcoole to play in Cumann  na mBunscol Gaelic football  blitz. We played Gaelscoil Ui Cheadaigh from Bray, St....

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 10:55

The two day Allianz Coughlan Competition was a huge success with around twenty five schools from all over Wicklow represented.  The sun shone on both days, although the temperatures on the second day were slightly below the first! The...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 22:03

The first day of the Allianz Coughlan Competition was a huge success with around twenty five schools from all over Wicklow represented.  The sun shone all day on the players with excellent skills getting plenty of playing time in a blitz...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 22:02

Just a reminder to all that the first round of the Allianz Coughlan Cup will take place next Wednesday 12th October at 11 a.m. in Bray Emmets GAA ground. This is a boys nine a side football blitz for the whole county with no age limit. The...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:55

Two boys selected from Wicklow in boys football played in Croke Park during half time in the All-Ireland Semi-Final, Dublin v Donegal, in Croke Park. Both boys played in the Donegal colours and represented their schools excellently....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 19:54