Girls' Football News Articles

The Girls Football Wicklow Times Participation Day Blitz for 3rd & 4th class takes place on Thursday 17th October at 11:45am in Bray Emmets GAA Club.  This is a non-competitive blitz with the emphasis on developing skills and encouraging...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 09:36

After watching the exciting All Ireland Ladies football finals in Croke Park at the weekend, it was the turn of the girls in 5th & 6th class to put their footballing talents on display. 23 teams in total took part in the opening blitz of the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 20, 2019 - 23:03

 The opening fixture of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Year is upon us - The Wicklow Times Participation Day Blitz in Girls Football for 5th & 6th classes.  The Blitz will take place in Bray Emmets GAA club on Thursday 19th September...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 13, 2019 - 22:30

In March, I qualified to go to Ballinakill for a Cumann na mBunscol GAA skills competition. I was very happy when I came 1st in the Ladies Football. After a while of waiting to see what would happen, I received a letter from Cumann na...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 20:41

St. Laurence’s had a great day at DCU, they had some great games and finished in 4th place overall out of 8 teams.  They beat the Dubs, which was great considering some counties had trials for this blitz.  Well done St. Laurence’s for...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 20:49

Wednesday, the 29th May saw the last Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Ladies blitz of the year at Emmet Park in Bray. The rain that threatened held off but there was a deluge of good football on show from the 3rd and 4th class girls. In all there were 9...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:01

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

It felt like the start of summer as the sun came out on Wednesday 20th March and shone for Day 2 of the Allianz Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield, which took place in Bray Emmets. This was the business end of the competition where there were trophies...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 20:48

Day 2 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls’ Football Wicklow Times Shield for 5th & 6th Class will take place on Wednesday 20th March at 11:45 in Bray Emmets' Grounds. It’s a 9-a-side blitz with no age limit.  This is a...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 19:39

Wednesday 6th March saw Day 1 of the Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield. The weather that threatened to put a dampner held out and the football more than brightened spirits. The emphasis was on points scoring and the girls definitely gave a great...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 21:13

Day 1 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls’ Football Wicklow Times Shield for 5th & 6th Class will take place on Wednesday 6th March at 11:45 in Bray Emmets' Grounds. This is a 9-a-side blitz, with no age limit and teams will...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 22:25

 This past Thursday 24th January saw the first girls’ football competition of 2019 as 11 schools in all took part in the annual 3rd/4th class girls indoor football blitz which took place in Shoreline Leisure centre in Greystones.  A...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 13:30

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 3rd - 4th Class Girls Indoor Football Day takes place next Thursday the 24th January in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones.  It is a 7-a side blitz. The focus is on participation rather than...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 20:19

This week was the turn of the 5th and 6th class girls to take part in their own Football Participation Day. We had an incredible turnout in Bray Emmets GAA Club and a fantastic atmosphere all around. In all no fewer than 20 teams took part on the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 22:43

 The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Football Participation Day for 5th and 6th Class Girls takes place on Wednesday the 17th October in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It is a 9-a side blitz with no age limit. The focus is on...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 12, 2018 - 23:55

17th October at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit.  Points only no goalkeeper.

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 8, 2018 - 00:32

The 3rd and 4th class Girls Football Participation Day took place on Wednesday 3rd October in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It was a really wonderful day. In all we had 15 teams from 13 schools. We even had the sunshine. The focus was participation rather...

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 8, 2018 - 00:24

 The Wicklow Times 3rd and 4th Class Girls Football Participation Day takes place on Wednesday the 3rd October in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It is a 9-a side blitz with no age limit. The focus is on participation rather than competition....

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 00:10

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

The final girls Allianz Cumann namBunscol Football Blitz of 2018 took place in Bray Emmets on 31st May. The third and fourth class girls had a beautiful day for the blitz in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds. 13 teams in total took part in the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 22:07

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

A north Wicklow selection participated in the recent Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean girls football blitz on Thursday 17th May in DCU St Patrick's Campus.  Organised by Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean, the Wicklow girls got off to a...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, May 19, 2018 - 16:47

 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

 After a couple of postponements and unfavourable weather conditions; the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 2018 Girls Wicklow Times Shield finally took place in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds on Wednesday 21st March. The weather held out for us and it made...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 23:24

Next up on the agenda of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls Football activities is the Girls' Wicklow Times Shield (5th & 6th Class Girls Football).  There is no age limit on the children who are participating.  Games...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 16, 2018 - 21:13

21st March at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – 9 a-side.  Full rules.

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 22:30

This week’s Girls Blitz (Wednesday 7th) planned for Bray Emmets has been cancelled due to the weather conditions and the uncertainty that this will bring for next week. It is also a short turnaround from Monday to get confirmation from schools...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 14:10

7th March at 11.45 a.m. in Bray – 9 a-side (Teams will be graded on this day.)Points only no goalkeeper.  This fixture is weather dependent.

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 12:50

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

 On the January the 26th Kilcoole Primary School Girls Gaelic football team from third and fourth class played a blitz in Shoreline Swimming Pool, Greystones. We played against 6 teams: Ashford 1 and 2, St.Fergals, Bray 1 and 2, St.Kevins,...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 16:00

 North Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol’s first outing for the girls in 2018 was the 3rd/4th Class' Indoor Blitz held in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones on Friday 26th January. Once again great interest was shown from a number of schools...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 20:12

On a bright and sunny winter morning on 8th November, thirteen schools took part in the final girls’ blitz of 2017. Nineteen teams in total took to the gaelic pitches of Bray Emmets. The non-competitive nature of the games meant that everyone could...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:15

 The Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (5th & 6th Class Girls Football) will now take place on Wednesday 8th November. The focus of the day is on participation and giving as many children as possible the experience...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 27, 2017 - 22:01

 The Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (5th & 6th Class Girls Football) had to be cancelled due to the schools closures with the bad weather. All schools were emailed regarding this cancellation.  A new date will be...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 20:45

Second on the list of Cumann na mBunscol Girls activities this year is the Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (5th & 6th Class Girls Football).The focus of the day is on participation and giving as many children as...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 23:07

 On 5th October last, fourteen schools took part in the 3rd & 4th Class Girls Blitz in Bray Emmett’s GAA Grounds. 20 teams in total took to the 8 pitches which was a fantastic turn out for the first girl’s blitz of the year.The emphasis on...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 19:29

 First on the list of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls activities this year is the Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (3rd & 4th Class Girls Football).The focus of the day is on participation and giving as many...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 18:01

The 21st June saw the turn of the 3rd and 4th Class Girl Footballers. Kilcoole, St. Laurence’s and Newtown were in attendance in Eire Og, Greystones for the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Blitz for 3rd and 4th Class girls. There was great enthusiasm,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:27

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol are hosting a 9 a-side 3rd/4th class Girls Gaelic Football blitz on Wednesday 21st June. The blitz will start at 11.45am in Bray Emmets GAA. Schools are encouraged to enter multiple teams if possible. Please let...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 21:26

  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

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 22:50

 Scoil Chualann Girls' football team, Bray, had a comprehensive victory over St Laurence's, Greystones in the playoff of Division 1 Wicklow Times Shield competition, held in Bray Emmets grounds on Thursday 30th March.The Bray girls were in...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 21:57

 Wednesday 22nd March in Bray Emmets saw the finals of the Allianz Wicklow Times Shield.  It was a wet day and conditions were difficult to play in.  The girls have to be credited with great determination and tenacity to show off...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 21:16

 Day 2: Wednesday 22nd MarchTime: 11:45am – 1.30pm (approx.)Location: Bray Emmets GAA ClubPlease respond to David McDonnell, Girls Football Officer by email (davidmc04@hotmail.com) to confirm attendance or text him. (087 7715885)Please...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 21:50

 Day 1 of the Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield was a great success on Wednesday 8th March in Bray Emmets.  Games were 9 a-side with points only.  There were great skills on show and all are looking forward to Day 2.DetailsDates:Schools...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 15:58

 Next up on the agenda of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls activities is the Girls' Wicklow Times Shield (5th & 6th Class Girls Football).  There is no age limit on the children who are participating.  Games will be...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 21:15

 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

Indoor football tournaments were held these past two weeks for girls in 3rd and 4th Class.  The emphasis in these competitions was on participation and sport for all.  There was no age limit and it was 7 a-side. The teams that played...

Date Article Posted: Friday, January 27, 2017 - 16:28

Indoor football tournament for girls in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side).  Week beginning 23rd January, your school will be contacted with venue and time.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 21:31

 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

Wicklow has been blessed with beautiful weather this autumn. Even coming towards the end of the season & the harsh winds & chills of winter on the horizon, Bray Emmets GAA Club was awash with sunshine. And so it was on this crisp autumn day...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 00:11

Following on from our first successful girls blitz of the year, second on the list of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls activities this year is the Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (5th & 6th Class Girls Football).The ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 21:02

The first Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls Blitz for 3rd / 4th Classes of the 2016/2017 calendar year took place in Bray Emmetts GAA Pitch this past Wednesday the 5th October. On a glorious autumnal day we had 12 schools in attendance, 16 teams in...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 7, 2016 - 17:47

First on the list of Cumann na mBunscol Girls activities this year is the Girls' Wicklow Times Participation Day (3rd & 4th Class Girls Football).The focus of the day is on participation and giving as many children as...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 22:25

There was a blitz for 3rd and 4th class girls in Bray Emmets on 27th April.  Despite the weather the girls played in a wonderfully spirited fashion with a spring in their step!Teams represented were St Fergal's Bray, St Laurence's Greystones,...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 16:46

27th April at 11.30 in Bray – 9 a-side including goalkeepers (Non-competitive)

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 22:50

  Teams from Glenealy, Templerainey, St John’s and Gaelscoil Arklow took place on 15th April in Ballinakill.  A great day was had by all.  An occasion which seen Glenealy, a hurling stronghold, take part in a football blitz for the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 15, 2016 - 17:58

The north east region of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow held their 5th and 6th class girls Gaelic football blitz last Wednesday 13th in Bray Emmets grounds. There was a great turnout on a fabulous day for football. Well done to the schools that...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 22:35

13th April at 12.00 p.m. in Bray – 9 a-side (Teams will  have been put into divisions on Wicklow Times Shield Day)

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 21:57

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

  There was a great turnout for the recent West Wicklow 7 A Side Girls Participation Blitzes that took place over 2 days last week. Over 9 teams took part over the 2 days with full participation, fun and skill development the main focuses of...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 20:49

  The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Indoor football tournament for girls in 3rd and 4th Class was held this week in various locations across the county, with the North-East holding theirs in Shoreline, Greystones.  There was great...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 19:22

Indoor football tournament for girls in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side) is coming up in all regions this week.  Your school has been contacted with the details...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 21, 2016 - 21:32

Indoor football tournament for girls in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side).  Week beginning 25th January in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 21:14

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 final day of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Times Shield North East division was held on October 21st in Bray Emmets. It was an excellent day for football and the girls certainly provided that with some very thrilling and tense games!...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 22:30

Division 1: Gaelscoil Inbhear mor, St. John's SNS, Rathnew A, Coolfancy  Winners = Gaelscoil Inbhear mor Division 2: Rathnew B, Rathnew C, Carnew A , Carnew B Winners= Carnew A Well done to all who participated and helped out on the day.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 22:27

Day 2 will be held on October 21st at 12pm in Bray Emmets. All are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 22:02

  It was a fabulous day for Girls Gaelic football last Wednesday 7th in Bray Emmets. There were 17 teams in attendance which was a fantastic turnout! Well done to the schools, teachers, players and referees who all helped out on the day. In...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 22:38

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

The girls Wicklow Times Shield Gaelic football blitz will take place on Wednesday October 7th at 12pm in BRAY.  Please note the change in time!  The blitz is  9-a-side, with no age limit, one hop, one solo, no goalkeeper,...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 21:56

Wicklow Times Shield Day 17th October (Day 1 -  general blitz day) at 12.00 p.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit, points onlyAGM 8th October   Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5.00 p...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 22:15

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

The All County Girls Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Finals were played in glorious sunshine in Ballinakill with some brillant football played in all games. The schools that took part on the day were Baltinglass, Gaelscoil Arklow, Kilcoole, Moneystown,...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 00:22

Thursday 23rd at 11 – 9 a-side, no goalkeeper, scoring by kicking/hand passing over the bar only.  Venue more than likely Ballinakill.

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 21:21

 INTO Skills Challenge       (Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling)            ...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 13:24

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol girls football blitz was held on Wednesday March 25th in Bray Emmets. Nine schools took part on the day, Kilcoole Primary School, Newtown, Kilmacanogue, Scoil Chualann, Gaelscoil Inbhir Mhor, St. Brigids Greystones, St...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 17:31

The girls Allianz football blitz had to be cancelled due to the bad weather.  It will now take place on Wednesday March 25th at 1p.m. in Bray Emmets.  Could all schools be there at 12.50pm sharp so that games can begin immediately. The...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 19, 2015 - 21:22

The girls Allianz football blitz had to be cancelled due to the bad weather.  It will now take place on Wednesday March 25th at 1p.m. in Bray Emmets.  Could all schools be there at 12.50pm sharp so that games can begin immediately. The...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 18:40

The girls Allianz football blitz will take place on Wednesday March 11thand Wednesday March 25that 1p.m. in Bray Emmets. Could all schools be there at 12.50pm sharp so that games can begin immediately.The blitz is 9-a-side, no age limit, one hop,...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 16:55

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

The O'Kelly cup was held last Wednesday 28th January in Loughlinstown Sports Centre, it's a non competitive blitz for 3-4th class girls. Eleven schools took part and all the girls really enjoyed their day out, for many of the girls it would have...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 22:51

The O'Kelly Cup (Girls indoor football blitz) will take place next Wednesday 28th January in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre between 12pm-2pm. It is an indoor football tournament for 3rd and 4th class girls (this is a change from last year!). It...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 16:07

Indoor non-competitive football tournament for girls. The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all. It's 7 a-side and will be on January 28th in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre at 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. **This is for 3rd and...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 16:23

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

It was a beautiful day for Gaelic football in Bray Emmets on Wednesday last when the final day of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Times Shield took place. The games were free flowing and very competitive with a high level of skill on show!...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:40

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 retained the West Wicklow Times Shield after a great day of girls football in Hollywood Gaa Grounds. Balltinglass N.S, Hollywood N.S, Lacken N.S, Kilbride N.S, Hacketstown N.S, Dunlavin N.S and Valleymount N.S all took...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:48

The Wicklow Times Shield Day 1 took place on the 22nd of October in Bray Emmets! This is a girls Gaelic competition and there was a fantastic turnout with 15 teams taking part! It was a hive of activity with 6 pitches in play at all times and a high...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:21

The girls Wicklow Times Shield Gaelic football blitz had to be cancelled due to the inclement weather and will now take place on October 22nd at 11am in BRAY. The blitz is 9-a-side, No age limit, One hop, one solo, No goalkeeper,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:39

The girls Wicklow Times Shield Gaelic football blitz had to be cancelled due to the inclement weather and will now take place on October 22nd at 11am in BRAY. The blitz is 9-a-side, No age limit, One hop, one solo, No goalkeeper, Teams can...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 13:46

The girls Wicklow Times Shield Gaelic football blitz will take place on Wednesday October 8th at 11am in BRAY. Please note the change in venue! The blitz is 9-a-side, No age limit, One hop, one solo, No goalkeeper, Teams can...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 21:49

8th October (Day 1 -  general blitz day) at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds – Girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit, points only

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 13:22

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

Well done to all the girls who participated in the girls county finals.  Division 1 Winners - BaltinglassDivision 2 Winners - DunlavinDivision 3 Winners - St. Fergal's BrayA high level of skill was on show, no doubt a lot of those girls will...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 21:20

The girls from South Wicklow Primary schools recently took part in the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol football blitz  in Aughrim.  A great day was had by all.  Well done to all the schools who participated.

Date Article Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014 - 13:25

There was a fantastic turnout for the Allianz Girls' football blitz in Roundwood on Tuesday May 6th. A record breaking seventeen teams took part, well done to all in attendance. Winners on the day were Kilmacanogue N.S ( group 5), Kilcoole Primary...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 18:10

Girls’ Allianz Football LeagueThis will take place on the 6th May at 11 in Roundwood.  This is a 9 a-side blitz and teams will have been put into divisions on Wicklow Times Shield Day.  However if you didn’t attend that day you are still...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 - 21:38

This will take place on the 6th May at 11 in Roundwood.  This is a 9 a-side blitz and teams will have been put into divisions on Wicklow Times Shield Day.  However if you didn’t attend that day you are still welcome to attend. ...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 11, 2014 - 20:03

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

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

There was a great turn out for the annual Girls Fun Skill Development Blitz that took place in two venues for all the schools in West Wicklow last week. Baltinglass, Dunlavin, Hacketstown, Donard, Valleymount, Kilbride, Gaelscoil na Lochanna,...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 - 17:59

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol O’Kelly Cup Girls’ football blitz was held in Loughlinstown Lesiure Centre on Thursday January 30th. This blitz promotes participation and fun for all. There was a huge turnout with all three courts packed to capacity...

Date Article Posted: Friday, January 31, 2014 - 13:58

O’Kelly Cup  Indoor football tournament for girls.  The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side.  Venue: Loughlinstown Leisure Centre Date and Time: Thursday 30th January 10 o’...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 21:07

Indoor football tournament for girls.  The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side. Venue: Loughlinstown Leisure Centre  Date and Time: Thursday 30th January 10 o’clock to 12 o’...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 19:32

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

The Wicklow Times Shield Day 2 took place in Roundwood on Wednesday November 20th, despite a showery morning it brightened up to give us a cold but great day out! Kilcoole Primary School comprehensively claimed victory in group 3 but 'Imreoir den...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 19:05

Day 2 of the Wicklow Times Shield girls' football competition has been rescheduled for Wednesday 20th of November at 11am in Roundwood. Schools that did not attend Day 1 are more than welcome to attend Day 2. If your school would like to...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 22:06

Baltinglass National School Girls retained the West Wicklow Times Shield in great fashion in a very exciting blitz held in Hollywood Gaa Grounds. Hollywood N.S, Valleymount N.S, Baltinglass N.S, Lacken N.S, Kilbride N.S, Gaelscoil na Lochanna,...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 21:23

Day 2 had to be cancelled on Wednesday due to the inclement weather. It will be re-scheduled to take place for a date in November weather permitting or perhaps in the new year.  If your school did not enter a team on Day 1 you can still...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 17:45

Day 1 of the Girls Wicklow Times Shield took place in a showery Roundwood on Wednesday last October 9th, despite the cold conditions the girls weren't deterred and showed great displays of skill and determination. There were 12 teams...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 19:14

This is the next event on our calendar. It is a Girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit, with points only to be scored. It takes place on 9th October, which is Day 1 a general blitz day, then on 16th October, Day 2 where teams are graded...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 4, 2013 - 01:17

9th October (Day 1 -  general blitz day)16th 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 girls leagues later in the year)...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 17:43

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

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

The Allianz Girls' Football Blitz took place in sunny Roundwood on Wednesday last the 24th of April. There was a large turnout despite the busy time of year and the girls gave it their best efforts for the last competition of the year!  St....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 23:21

Over 120 girls took part  the West Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls 9 A Side Blitz last Friday in Dunlavin Gaa Grounds. Teams from Donard N.S, Dunlavin N.S, Baltinglass N.S, Lacken N.S, Stratford N.S, Grangecon N.S, Knockananna N.S,...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 23:12

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

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 Frawley on 01-2876597 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 22:05

Events in AprilINTO Skills Challenge Regionals  April 10th at 11 a.m.North schools - Bray Emmets GAA grounds - Garrett Doyle (083 4357460)West schools -  Hollywood GAA grounds - Paul Garrigan (083 4366801)April 11th at 11.a.m....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 22:43

INTO Skills Challenge       (Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling)             ...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 28, 2013 - 21:27

The Wicklow Times Shield Day 2 for Girls’ Football took place in Roundwood on Wednesday 20th January. There was another huge turnout on the day and well done to all the schools who took part and braved the cold conditions! In attendance were St....

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 23, 2013 - 16:28

Wicklow Times Shield Girls Football - Day 220th February in Roundwood GAA grounds – One day girls’ football tournament nine-a-side and no age limit.  This is an outdoor tournament.  Contact Claire Frawley on 01-2876597 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 18:03

Lots of Indoor Action!O’Kelly Cup Girls’ Indoor FootballThe O’Kelly Cup  Girls’ Football  Indoor  Blitz took place in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre on 31st January. The emphasis on the day was on having fun and taking part! There was a...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 22:02

The Aughrim Community arena  was once again the venue for  a South schools 5th and 6th class girls football blitz today. Girls from Kilcommon N.S., Crossbridge N.S. and Aughrim N.S. participated in this Allianz Cumann na mBunscol...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 21:54

Indoor football tournament for girls.  The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side.  31st January in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre at 11 o'clock. Contact Claire Frawley in Kilcoole Primary School on...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 - 19:59

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

Day one of the Wicklow Times Shield took place in Roundwood on 14th of November. There was a huge turnout on the day with fifteen schools taking part - Scoil Chualann, Newtownmountkennedy, Holy Rosary Wicklow, Kilcoole, Kilmacanogue, St.Brigids...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 21:41

This girls’ football blitz had to be cancelled due to the bad weather and is now re-scheduled for 14th November starting at 11.00 a.m. in Roundwood GAA grounds. It is a nine-a-side blitz with no age limit – Contact Claire Frawley on 01-2876597or...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 21:35

Baltinglass National School won the the first West West Wicklow Times Girls Shield in Hollywood after a wonderful day of girls football played in misty conditions. A total of 8 teams took part in the blitz with some excellent teamwork and skill...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 21:33

One day girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit on 24th October starting at 11.00 a.m. in Roundwood GAA grounds – Contact Claire Frawley on 01-2876597or claireffrawley@yahoo.co.uk

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 21, 2012 - 18:12

One day girls’ football blitz, nine-a-side and no age limit on 24th October starting at 11.00 a.m. in Roundwood GAA grounds – Contact Claire Frawley on 01-2876597or claireffrawley@yahoo.co.uk

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:58

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

A girls football blitz was held in Kilcoole.  The schools represented were Kilmacanogue, Roundwood, St. Fergal’s, Kilcoole, St. Kevin’s, Moneystown, St. Brigid’s, Gaelscoil Ui Cheadaigh and Aughrim.  Teams had four games each.  The...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:15

Due to the inclement weather last week the girls’ football blitz had to be cancelled and instead is fixed for this Wednesday 2nd May in Kilcoole at 11 o’clock.  It’s a nine-a-side competition with unlimited substitutions.  If interested...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:12

A football blitz for girls will take place this Wednesday 25th April in Kilcoole at 11 o’clock.  It’s a nine-a-side competition with unlimited substitutions.  If interested contact Garrett Doyle on 083-4357460.

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 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 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

There was a fine turnout at theindoor football tournament for girls on the 9ú Feabhrain Loughlinstown Leisure Centre. The emphasis in this competition was on participation and sport for all.  Every team had at least 3 or 4 matches...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:19

There has been a change in date for theindoor football tournament for girls.  It is now fixed for 9ú Feabhra in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre from 10.30 to 12.30. The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:14

The indoor football tournament for girls is fixed for 1ú Feabhra in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre. The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all. There is no age limit, schools can bring a panel of 10...

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

25ú Aibrean ag tosú ar 11.00 a.m.in Kilcoole – 9 a-side

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:03

O’Kelly Cup Indoor football tournament for girls (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 7 a-side).  1ú Feabhra in Loughlinstown Leisure Centre

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:59

Unfortunately due to the bad weather this Girls’ Football event had to be cancelled last week but will be re-scheduled at a later date.

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:35

9ú Samhain ag tosú ar 11.00 a.m. in Roundwood GAA groundsOne day girls’ football nine-a-side and no age limit

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 10:57

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