News Articles for Cumann na mBuncol Cill Mhantáin

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

A great day was had at Bray Emmets GAA club grounds for the Allianz Camogie Participation day. The blitz had been moved from the previous week because of Storm Lorenzo but the girls arrived all raring to go. Teams from St. Patricks, Wicklow;...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 09:31

A fantastic morning was had by all in Dunlavin GAA grounds at the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 5th and 6th Class boys’ football blitz.  Ten teams took part in very competitive games.  Thanks to the teachers for their help and to all...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 13, 2019 - 09:10

The GAA 5 Star Centre initiative is going from strength to strength, with over 700 primary schools signed up for 2019-2020. In response to this, there will be a broadcast of the first ever GAA 5 Star Centre Webinar live on Wed., Oct. 23 from 3....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 20:53

The opening hurling fixture of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantain calendar takes place on Thursday, 10th October, in Bray Emmets GAA Club at 11:45am.  The blitz is non-competitive and aimed at boys in 5th and 6th class. Schools are...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 20:47

The first Allianz Camogie League blitz of the year unfortunately had to be cancelled due to health and safety concerns with the impending storm.  It will be rescheduled at a later date.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 20:45

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

The first Allianz Camogie League blitz of the year will take place on Thursday 3rd October, at 11.45, at the Bray Emmets ground. The focus of the blitz is on participation and giving as many girls as possible a chance to play camogie, regardless...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 27, 2019 - 21:50

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow held their annual AGM in Lynhams of Laragh on Thursday 12th September. This was an all-county AGM and registration evening, many thanks to the schools in attendance and to those who sent their apologies.Sinead Ní...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 22:10

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

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow’s year began with our annual AGM and Registration on Thursday September 12th in Lynhams of Laragh.  Thanks to all who attended and those who sent their registration in the post (Full report on AGM to...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 13, 2019 - 22:28

My Day in Croke Park by Eoin LawlorOn Sunday 18th August I got to play at half time in the All Ireland minor hurling final. You may be wondering how I was lucky enough to be able to participate in this game and I will explain that now.I play...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 13, 2019 - 22:18

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow’s year will begin next week with our annual AGM and Registration on Thursday September 12th in Lynhams of Laragh at 5pm. Tea and sandwiches will be served afterwards.This will be an ALL COUNTY...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 20:51

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

Welcome back to the start of another school year.  Let’s hope it’s a happy, healthy and successful one. We have an exciting calendar of events planned for 2019 – 2020 and are looking forward to it.  Well done to those who represented the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 23:05

We wish everyone a very happy summer holiday, hopefully the sun shines!  Enjoy a well deserved break and our fixtures will be ready to go again in September!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 21:40

The Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports day finally went ahead on a sunny day in Charlesland on Wednesday June 19th.  It had been cancelled the week previously due to the torrential rain much to everyone’s disappointment, however it was...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 21:38

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

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day has now been re-scheduled  for Wednesday 19th June in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones at 10 a.m. sharp.  All schools have been emailed guidelines in relation to...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:51

Well done to Carnew NS who represented Wicklow at the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean Blitz in Carlow.Photoshttps://photos.app.goo.gl/7iNy3yYsB2Z3HyGAA

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:42

Mol an óige agus tiocfaidh sí agus b’shin an scéal nuair a chas imreoirí ó Chill Mhantáin ar Ráth Droma i gcomhair bliots camógaíochta deireadh na bliana. Go dtí seo bhíodar ag glacadh páirt i mbliotsanna rannphairtíochta ach inniu bhí an deis acu...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:35

On Thursday 13th June Wicklow were represented by Kilcoole Primary School at a Lift and Strike tournament in Èire Óg GAA Club, Carlow.  After a re-shuffle of the groups (due to some teams unable to attend), the Wicklow boys played the...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:21

Due to inclement weather, the original fixture for the Credit Union Cup was postponed and re-fixed. 8 teams took part in the blitz; St Pats 1 & 2, St Cronans, Scoil Chualann, Gaelscoil Uí Chéadaigh, Kilcoole PS, Newtownmountkennedy PS and...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 15, 2019 - 20:14

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

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

Unfortunately due to the weather conditions last Wednesday, the Credit Union Cup had to be cancelled.  It is hope to re-schedule this fixture as soon as possible.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 20:36

The final camogie blitz of the year is just around the corner.  This will be a competitive blitz.  It will take place in Ballinakill on Wednesday 15th May.  Schools are more than welcome to bring as many teams as they like. Please...

Date Article Posted: Monday, May 6, 2019 - 20:34

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 12th June at 10 a.m. sharp.  All schools have been emailed guidelines in relation to Sports Day. ...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 21:30

The final hurling blitz of the year is upon us - The Credit Union Cup. It is a 9-aside Boys blitz and full rules apply. Schools may bring more than one team if they wish.  It will take place in Ballinakill on Wednesday 8th May. Registration...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 2, 2019 - 21:26

MayCredit 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...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 21:17

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 County Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skill Tests took place on April 3rd in Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill.  The top performing pupils in the County Skills tests now have the opportunity to represent their school and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 20:22

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition took place in regional venues this week.  Well done to all the participants who did a fine job representing their schools and should be very proud of this achievement.  The...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 21:33

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week beginning March 25th.  Please take particular notice of the age restriction regarding this event. Note that the age limit has...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 21:12

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

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

The annual Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards took place this year in the Sligo Park Hotel on the 8th March.  The Garden County had a very successful and enjoyable night in Sligo.  Jim O’Riordan, stalwart of Allianz Cumann na...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 21:26

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

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

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week beginning March 25th.  Please take particular notice of the age restriction regarding this event. Note that the age limit has...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 22:28

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

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

The annual Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards take place this year in the Sligo Park Hotel on this Friday 8th March.  Kilcoole Primary School has been nominated in three award categories.  They have been shortlisted in ‘Large...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 22:14

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin were saddened to hear the news of the passing of Michael Murphy, RIP.  We wish to extend our sympathy to his family and friends at this sad time.  Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

Date Article Posted: Monday, February 11, 2019 - 09:16

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin held their first ever ‘Young Whistlers’ refereeing course for hurling/camogie on Thursday 7th February in St. Brigid’s hall, Kilcoole Primary School.  Nine enthusiastic 5th class boys and girls from...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2019 - 12:23

The annual Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards take place this year in the Sligo Park Hotel on the 8th March.  Kilcoole Primary School has been nominated in three award categories.  They have been shortlisted in ‘Large School...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 13:43

 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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow will hold their first Young Whistler course for Hurling/Camogie on Thursday, 7th February, 3:30 – 4:45 p.m. in Kilcoole Primary School (in the hall of St. Brigid’s building, the junior building).  The course...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 20:34

Wednesday 6th February.  Outdoor camogie blitz in Ballinakill at 11:45 a.m. (The emphasis in this competition is on participation and sport for all – No age limit, 9 a-side). Full rules

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 20:33

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

 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 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 3rd - 4th Class Boys Indoor Football Day takes place on Thursday, 17th January in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones.  It is a 7-a side blitz. The focus is on participation rather than...

Date Article Posted: Friday, January 11, 2019 - 23:14

Fixtures - Term Two and Three – Focus on Indoor Blitzes are non-competitive; outdoor are competitive3rd / 4th Class Indoor Boys’ Football       Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 23:48

Don’t forget the deadline is fast approaching for entries for the Awards.  There is so much work going on schools in the Garden County, it is just a matter of putting it down on paper; and working on a project is a great way to get the...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 23:47

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Chill Mhantáin wishes all teachers, GDA’s, coaches, parents, children and everyone a great Christmas and a happy and healthy 2018.

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 23:46

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin held its now annual 'Young Whistlers' refereeing course on Thursday 6th December in St. Brigid’s Hall, Kilcoole Primary School.Refereeing in the modern game can be a very daunting task however 19...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, December 9, 2018 - 11:40

 The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Indoor Hurling and Camogie blitz took place on November 23rd in Shoreline Leisure Centre, Greystones.  Teams from 3rd and 4th classes took part. The focus on the day was on participation. All teams...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 24, 2018 - 22:08

Wicklow's Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Tráth na gCeist took place on Thursday 15th November in Lynhams of Laragh.  Quizmaster Billy Cuddihy did a fine job on the night of testing everyone’s knowledge.  There were...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 23:50

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin will hold our now annual 'Young Whistlers' (Gaelic football) course on Thursday 6th December from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. in St. Brigid’s Hall, Junior Building, Kilcoole Primary School. Tea/Coffee will...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018 - 22:12

Indoor Hurling/Camogie will take place on 16th, 23rd and 30th November in Shoreline, Greystones.  Your school will be contacted by Garrett Doyle, GDA with regard to the day your school will be invited to attend.  If interested you can...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018 - 22:11

 It's that time of year again. Wicklow's Allianz Cumann na mBunscol invite all schools to participate in this years Tráth na gCeist. It will take place on Thursday the 15th of November at 7:30 p.m. in Lynhams of...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018 - 22:09

For information on the National Awards click on linkhttps://www.dropbox.com/s/2iox8grl8nf3py9/Cumann%20na%20mBunscol%20Cornmarket%20Awards%202019.pdf?dl=0

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 2, 2018 - 18:21

Indoor Hurling/Camogie 3rd and 4th ClassWeek of 12th November in regional centres(Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Allianz Tráth na gCeist      Thursday 15th November at 7.30 p....

Date Article Posted: Saturday, October 27, 2018 - 18:20

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

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

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 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

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

Please click on the link to download our registration form for the school year 2018/2019.https://www.dropbox.com/s/904yfkggqi4jeho/Cumann%20na%20mBunscol%20Registration%20Form%202018.docx?dl=0 

Date Article Posted: Monday, October 8, 2018 - 20:14

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 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

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

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

 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

I mBliain na Gaeilge bhí grá don chultúr agus an Ghaeilge le feiceáil ag bliots camógaíochta Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin ón méid Gaelscoileanna a bhí ann. The first Allianz Cumann na mBunscol camogie blitz of the year took place in Bray Emmets...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 00:05

Hopefully the weather is better for us this time.  The first camogie blitz of the year will now be on Wednesday 26th September.  The focus of this blitz is on participation and giving as many girls as possible the experience of...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 00:37

Unfortunately, the Allianz boys hurling blitz due to take place next Wednesday, 26th September, has been cancelled to accommodate the rescheduling of the Camogie Blitz.  We are hoping to re-arrange it for another date in...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 00:35

The first hurling blitz of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin calendar took place last Wednesday on a sunny autumn day in Bray Emmets GAA grounds. Ten teams in total took part on the day, namely St Cronan’s, St Patrick’s, Wicklow Town,...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 08:30

26th September -  Day 2 at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit.  Full rules.

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 23:42

The first camogie blitz will take place this week.  The focus of this blitz is on participation and giving as many girls as possible the experience of playing camogie, regardless of experience.  These will be a nine-a-side blitz with no...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 23:38

Tráth na gCeist- Thursday November 15th, Lynhams of Laragh, 7.30pmIt would be fantastic to see a greater turnout at this year's Tráth na gCeist, it is a fun and enjoyable evening where we get the opportunity to challenge our children to think...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 23:35

Schools that did not attend the registration evening please forward registration form and cheque of €50 made payable to Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow to our cisteoir, Emer Fahy, St. Anthony's Building, Kilcoole Primary School, Kilcoole, Co.Wicklow....

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 23:33

 Ronan O’Boyle, Kilcoole Primary School, was awarded the opportunity to represent Wicklow in the half time games in Croke Park this summer.  This is his account of the day:On the 29th of July at 9:45 in the morning I grabbed my two...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 23:28

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin held their annual AGM in Lynhams of Laragh on Thursday 6th September. This was an all-county AGM and registration evening.  We wish to thank the schools in attendance and to those who sent their...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 21:54

Allianz Camogie League Day       19th September at 11.45 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit.  Points only no goalkeeper.

Date Article Posted: Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 20:38

The Boys' Hurling League Day One will take place next Wednesday in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It is a 9-a side blitz with no age limit. We are looking forward to seeing many you on the day with good weather hopefully!Competition: Allianz Boys'...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 20:30

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow’s year will begin with our annual AGM and Registration on Thursday September 6th in Lynhams of Laragh at 5pm. Tea and sandwiches will be served afterwards. This will be an ALL COUNTY AGM AND...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 21:11

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: Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 21:07

 South Wicklow CnmB Blitz DaysParticipation Blitz DaysDATECODECLASSEVENTVENUESEPTEMBER    28th Football5th/6thOutdoor BlitzAughrimOCTOBER    12th Hurling5th / 6thOutdoor BlitzAughrim26th Football3rd /...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 21:04

Details of South Wicklow fixtures for 2018-2019 have been released. Click here for details http://www.cnmbwicklow.ie/sites/default/files/South%20CnmB%20Program%202018-19.pdf 

Date Article Posted: Saturday, August 25, 2018 - 21:12

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill MhantáinWelcome back to the start of another school year.  Let’s hope it’s a happy, healthy and successful one.  The championship this year has produced some memorable occasions and we hope the boys and...

Date Article Posted: Friday, August 24, 2018 - 22:31

It’s hard to believe another school year has come and gone and the summer has arrived.  We would like to take this opportunity to thank all teachers, parents, GDAs and anyone involved in helping Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin to...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 20:53

The final meeting of the year for Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin took place on Tuesday 19th June where the fixtures for the next school year were drafted. Another reason for this gathering was to honour Cathaoirleach, Jim O’Riordan who...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 20:52

On Thursday 14th June St. Cronan’s, Bray represented Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin at the Carlow Lift and Strike event.  The boys played two Offaly teams and a team from Carlow. They had a great day out and were treated like kings...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 23, 2018 - 20:38

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 13thJune. There was a great turnout and schools represented were Bray School Project, Gaelscoil na Lochanna, Baile...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 22:37

Sports Day   This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 13thJune at 10 a.m. sharp.  There are strict age limits for Sports Day. Sports Day...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, June 10, 2018 - 13:58

 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

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

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

The final South CnmB Blitz for the year is this Friday 1st June at 11am in Ballinakill. It is a Camogie blitz, 9 Aside, No age restrictions. If your school would like to enter a team(s) please let Jonathon Tallon (Wicklow Hurling GDA...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 21:33

Sports Day Meeting and Online Registration  This year’s Sports Day meeting will take place on 7th June at 8.00 p.m. in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School.  It is imperative that any school participating in Sports Day 2018 is represented...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 22:02

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

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

Well done to the pupils from Aughrim NS who represented the Garden County at half time in the Wicklow football championship match in Laois on Sunday.  They wore the blue and yellow with pride and witnessed a win by a Wicklow team in the...

Date Article Posted: Monday, May 14, 2018 - 20:11

Sports Day Meeting and Online Registration  This year’s Sports Day meeting will take place on 7th June at 8.00 p.m. in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School.  It is imperative that any school participating in Sports Day 2018 is represented...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 22:23

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

The final primary school hurling blitz of the year took place in Ballinakill on Thursday 3rd May. The Credit Union Cup was the prize on offer for the 10 participating teams. St Cronans 1 & 2, St Pats 1 & 2, Kilcoole, Newtownmountkennedy,...

Date Article Posted: Monday, May 7, 2018 - 22:08

 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

The next meeting of Cumann na mBunscol will take place on Tuesday, May 1st at 4 o'clock in the Wilton Hotel, Bray.  Lots to discuss - next year's fixture list, exhibition games, sports day and more!  If interested please come along - new...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 09:01

County Open night, ‘Meet & Greet’ your County Senior Football & Hurling Teams on Friday 4th may 6.30pm to 8pm in Ballinakill.  Club members who have not yet been to the Centre of Excellence can come and look at the fantastic...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 08:57

The final hurling blitz of the year will now take place on Thursday 3rd of May in Ballinakill. Registration is at 10:45am, with games starting at 11am. It is a 9- aside blitz with no age limit. Looking forward to seeing you all on the day and...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 08:54

Congratulations to all the young players who produced an exciting day of Camogie at the biggest yet Cumann na mBunscol Primary Schools Blitz played in Ballinakill on Friday 27th April.  Over 100 girls participated from Gaelscoil Chill...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 29, 2018 - 08:52

The top pupils in each code, from each area, were invited to compete in the County Skill Tests in the Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill on Thursday 19th April.  There were wonderful skills on show and every participant should be...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 23:12

 Just a reminder that there is still time to sign up for the last Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie blitz in Wicklow of this school year.  Please let Fiona Ní Shuilleabháin, Camogie Officer know by next Monday at the latest. ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 13:43

The final hurling blitz of the year (Credit Union Cup) was scheduled for this Friday, April 20th. However, due to the Skills Competition Finals taking place on Thursday and the County Football Féile starting on Friday, a decision has been taken to...

Date Article Posted: Monday, April 16, 2018 - 16:55

 Friday 20th April at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitz

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 23:09

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition took place in regional venues this week.  Pupils represented their schools impeccably and should be proud for reaching the regional Skills competition, well done! The top...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 23:03

INTO Skills Challenge        (Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling.)Please note if a child has already played in Croke Park they cannot take...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 17:18

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week beginning April 9th. Please take particular notice of the age restriction regarding this event. Note that the age limit has...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 23:32

Credit Union Cup    Friday 20th April at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitzAllianz Camogie Blitz         Friday 27th April at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 23:28

 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

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week beginning April 9th. Please take particular notice of the age restriction regarding this event. Note that the age limit has...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 16, 2018 - 21:11

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

There is a Camogie Coaches Workshop on Monday March 12th.  As part of a Camogie Player Retention Initiative, a Workshop for Coaches has been developed by The Camogie Association entitled - 'Communication and Building Rapport with Players' -...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 22:47

A great night was had in the Newpark Hotel in Kilkenny on Friday 9th March at the Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards.  These awards cover the thirty-two counties of Ireland and the fact that Wicklow has such a fine history at the...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 22:37

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

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

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

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

The Garden County has been shortlisted for two categories in the Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards.  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin has been shortlisted in the Public Relations Category and both Scoil Chualann, Bray and...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 12:51

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

 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

This will take place at 5 o’clock in the Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill. This concerns players from age 4 to 17.  All schools that take part in the GAA Coaching and Games programme are expected to send at least one...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 12:44

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

Fun and run is an activity involving batters/kickers and fielders, which is suitable for all age and ability levels and is particularly suited to meet the needs of people with additional needs.  It is a game that was recently developed by the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, February 23, 2018 - 23:14

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

 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

There was an Allianz Camogie Blitz on February 7th in Ballinakill Centre of Excellence.  It was a cold day but the girls responded with enthusiasm and gave each game their all.  The focus of this blitz was on...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 15:53

Camogie Blitz - A pitch Inspection will take place in the morning between 9 and 9:30 to assess playing conditions and Fiona Ní Shúilleabháin, Camogie Officer, will contact schools as soon as she can to let them know if the pitch is playable ...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 22:18

 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

There was great excitement in the Garden County this week when we received the news that we had been shortlisted for the Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol National Awards.  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin has been shortlisted in the...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 20:17

There are two Allianz Camogie Blitzes remaining in this school year.  The focus of these blitzes is on participation and giving as many girls as possible the experience of playing camogie,...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 28, 2018 - 20:16

 First on the list of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin Girls Football Activities for 2018 is the 3rd & 4th Class Girls Indoor Football Tournament.The emphasis on this day is on participation & sport for all,...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:20

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

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).  This blitz will take place on Friday 19th January and Friday 2nd February in Shoreline, Greystones....

Date Article Posted: Friday, January 12, 2018 - 20:22

Focus on Indoor Blitzes are non-competitive; outdoor are competitive January3rd / 4th Class Indoor Boys’ Football       Indoor football tournament for boys in 3rd and 4th Class (The emphasis in this competition is...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 21:52

 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 15th...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 21:29

  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Chill Mhantáin wishes all teachers, GDA’s, coaches, parents, children and everyone a great Christmas and a happy and healthy 2018.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 21:27

  The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Awards are upon us again and now is the time to promote and showcase the great work your school are doing to promote our Gaelic Games and culture. The awards event is a memorable and special night,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 21:26

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin held its now annual 'Young Whistlers' referring course on Wednesday 6th December in Bray Emmets Clubhouse. Experienced referee Eddie Leonard and Games Development Officer Garrett Doyle guided the children...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 23:41

There has been a branch of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol set up in South Wicklow.  It’s fantastic to see more Gaelic games being played across the county and more children getting involved.  There was a successful indoor hurling blitz for 5th...

Date Article Posted: Friday, December 1, 2017 - 21:16

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Chill Mhantáin, will hold our now annual ‘Young Whistlers’ (Gaelic football) course on Wednesday 6th December from 3.30 - 4.30 p.m. in Bray Emmets Clubhouse.  This course on December 6th will be for schools in...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 23:01

There were successful indoor camogie blitzes this week.  In Shoreline in Greystones St. Laurence’s, Kilcoole and Newtown met.  There were some fantastic skills on show and everyone had a great day.  Photoshttps://photos.app.goo....

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 26, 2017 - 22:59

On behalf of Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol we would like to thank all the schools, children, teachers and parents who took part in another thoroughably enjoyable night in Lynhams of Laragh on the 16th November. Thanks also to the staff of...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017 - 21:56

There was successful indoor hurling blitzes this week.  In Shoreline in Greystones St. Laurence’s had three teams, Kilcoole and Newtown had one.  There were some fantastic skills on show and everyone had a great day.  There will be...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017 - 21:11

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Awards are upon us again and now is the time to promote and showcase the great work your school are doing to promote our Gaelic Games and culture. The awards event is a memorable and special night which...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:27

 Wicklow's Allianz Cumann na mBunscol invite all schools to participate in this years Tráth na gCeist. It will take place on Thursday the 16th of November @7.30 pm in Lynhams of Laragh. Schools can enter by contacting Billy Cuddihy by email (...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 22:25

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

  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

Indoor Hurling/Camogie 3rd and 4th ClassWeek of 13th November in regional centres (Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Indoor Hurling/Camogie 3rd and 4th ClassWeek of 20th November in regional centres (...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 20:55

Allianz Tráth na gCeist      Thursday 16th November at 7.30 p.m. in Lynhams, Laragh

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 20:52

 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

 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

 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

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

 The AGM of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin took place in the Parkview Hotel, Newtown on October 5th.  In attendance was Ronan Keddy, Billy Cuddihy, Jill and Craig Aston, Dominic Leech (Ladies GAA), Claire Frawley, Garrett Doyle...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 22:57

 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

 AGM 5th October    Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5.00 p.m.Tá súil againn go bhfuil sibh ar fad socruithe ar ais anois agus go bhfuil tús maith curtha agaibh leis an scoilbhliain nua.Táimíd ag súil go mór le sibh a...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 18:03

 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

Tá Scoil Chualann an-bhródúil as Emma Nesbitt!  Bhuaigh sí comórtas scileanna camógaíochta Allianz/Cumann na mBunscol san earrach.  Bhí rímeád an domhain orainn nuair a chualamar go mbeadh sí ag imirt i bPáirc an Chrócaigh ar an 3ú Meán...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 17:57

Unfortunately Day 2 of the Boys’ Allianz Hurling League had to be called off last Wednesday due to the bad weather. We hope to re-schedule this at a later date.

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 17:55

 Day 2 of the  Boys' Allianz Hurling League will take place next week on Wednesday 27th of September.The focus of the day is participation and giving as many children as possible the experience of playing hurling,...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 - 20:00

Our first Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie blitz of the year took place on Wednesday the 20th of September in Bray Emmets.  Five teams took part from Gaelscoil Chill Mhantáin, Scoil Chualann, Our Lady's Rathdrum and Kilcoole.  The girls...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 22, 2017 - 19:58

  Next week sees the girls first blitz of the year, the Allianz Camogie Blitz.The focus of this blitz is on participation and giving as many girls as possible the experience of playing camogie, regardless of experience. This...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 21:29

     We’re Back!As a new year of school begins, so does the Cumann na mBunscol calendar of events! The Allianz Boys’ Hurling League was the opening fixture of the year. Bray Emmets GAA Club played host to six different schools with...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 15, 2017 - 21:27

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin wish to express their sympathies to County Chairman Martin Coleman on the passing of his brother Pat, ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 8, 2017 - 20:21

The Boys' Allianz Hurling League will be played over two days.The focus of both days is on participation and giving as many children as possible the experience of playing hurling, regardless of experience.There is no age limit on the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 8, 2017 - 20:12

Welcome back to the start of another school year.  Let’s hope it’s a happy, healthy and successful one. North East Fixtures List 2017-2018Term One – Focus on participation and no competitionBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1  ...

Date Article Posted: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 17:28

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol would like to wish all teachers, parents and children a happy and safe summer holidays.  Hopefully the sun will shine and there’ll be lots of opportunity to get out in the fresh air, play some games and have fun....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:30

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin would like to wish Cisteoir, Tara Walshe safe travels and the best of luck.  Tara will be heading off to Boston later in the year.  Seán Stakelum, former Tráth na gCeist officer, is taking another...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:28

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

  There was a very successful day held for junior infants in schools from West Wicklow in Hollywood GAA Grounds on 21st June. The children took part in fun games and activities that focused on improving movement skills. The Leinster Roadshow...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 22:20

 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

The next meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chill Mhantáin will be on on the 20th June in Wilton Hotel Bray at 4 o'clock. Next years fixtures will be decided at the meeting. All are welcome! Would be lovely to see some faces :-)

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 21:33

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

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

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Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 20:41

 This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 7th June.  There was a fantastic turnout and schools represented were Gaelscoil na Clocha Liatha...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 22:44

  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

 This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sports and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 7th June at 10 a.m. sharp, beginning with the parade.  Please remember that those taking part in the...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 2, 2017 - 23:39

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

 This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sports and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 7th June at 10 a.m. sharp.The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 20:44

 Boys Allianz Hurling League Day No Age Limit (9 A Side Boys Only)Helmets will be provided for players on the day if needed. Please contact Hurling GDA Jonathan Tallon 083 3645136 if you would like to take partVenue---Dunlavin June 1st 2017 11....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 16, 2017 - 20:42

Due to the unavailability of schools on Wednesday the Camogie blitz will have to be cancelled unfortunately.  If your school will be in a position to attend a Camogie blitz in the next few weeks (on a Wednesday) please let Camogie Officer Fiona...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 09:12

 The final hurling event of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol schedule took place in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds last Wednesday. Eight schools in total participated; St Cronans(1), St Cronans (2), St Pats Wicklow (1), St. Pats Wicklow (2), Talbotstown...

Date Article Posted: Monday, May 8, 2017 - 20:28

 This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sports and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 7th June at 10 a.m. sharp.The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 22:25

There will be a camogie blitz on Wednesday the 10th of May.  The primary focus of this blitz is participation and getting as many girls involved in playing camogie as possible, regardless of ability.  It is a nine a side competition and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 22:20

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin would like to congratulate hurling officer Ronan Keddy on his recent Christy Ring Cup win with the county.  It’s great to have such a fantastic role model for the boys and girls of the county to aspire...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 22:13

 Next week's "Credit Union Cup" Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling Competition will now take place in Bray Emmets GAA Club.It will not take place in Ballinakill, as previously said. A decision has been made to change venue,...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 22:10

     Congratulations to those who qualified for the INTO Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Skills competition and will play during half time in the All-Ireland series in Croke Park in the summer. Girls Football: Aobha Harmon, Rathcoyle NS...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 22:06

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin wish to express their sympathy to Runaí Sinéad Ní Chrean Loinsigh on the passing of her father Andy.  Our thoughts are with her and her family at this sad time.  Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 21:59

 1st /2nd Class 9 a-Side Mixed Football Blitz (Max 2 teams per school)Schools-Kilbride, Lacken, St Marys, Blessington No 1, Gaelscoil Blessington, Blessington Ed Together and Valleymount. Please contact Sharon Broderick on 087 6875710 if school...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 21:28

Credit Union Cup     3rd May at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitz Allianz Camogie Blitz        10th May at 11.45 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day girls’ nine-a-side...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 21:25

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin INTO County Skills Finals took place on Monday 3rd April in Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence, Ballinakill.  The top performing pupils in the County Skills tests will have the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 21:18

 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

    The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin INTO Skills competition took place in regional venues on the week of the 27th March.   In the North East we were lucky to get some inspirational words from newly...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 31, 2017 - 21:53

Well done to all who participated in today's Skills Challenge.  Report to follow....Photoshttps://goo.gl/photos/CeC5vxuh5Z7YbF8Y7

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 29, 2017 - 21:31

  The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin INTO Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week of the 27th March.   Children who have qualified from the Skill Tests to represent Wicklow in Croke...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 21:19

 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

     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

    The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin INTO Skills competition will take place in regional venues on the week of the 27th March.   Children who have qualified from the Skill Tests to represent Wicklow...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 21:37

 West Wicklow National School League Boys BlitzesGroup 1 Blessington, Baltinglass, Hacketstown, Dunlavin11 A Side Boys OnlyVenue BLESSINGTON—March 31st 2017 11.00amGroup 2 Hollywood, Donard, Valleymount, Blessington No111 A Side Boys OnlyVenue...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 21:34

   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

 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

The 2017 Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards took place in the Killyhevlin Hotel, Enniskillen, Co.Fermanagh on Friday 10th March. The Garden County were nominated in three different categories.  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 15:48

 After the Oscar nominations, now comes the news that teachers throughout the country have been waiting for! It's the nominations for the 2017 Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards!  This year's Awards Ceremony takes place in...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 21:17

 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 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

On Wednesday the 15th of February Allianz Cumann na mBunscol held a camogie blitz in Ballinakill. On some very mucky pitches there was great skill, determination and teamwork on show from the girls that took part. The blitz was very well attended...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 21:07

 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

There will be a camogie blitz on Wednesday 15th February.  The primary focus of this blitz is participation and getting as many girls involved in playing camogie as possible, regardless of ability.  It is nine a-side and there is no age...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 19:19

 After the Oscar nominations, now comes the news that teachers throughout the country have been waiting for! It's the nominations for the 2017 Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards!  This year's Awards Ceremony takes place in...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 22:03

 This course is being run in the County over the next few weeks. If you would like to do this course please follow the instructions below and complete the online material. On completing the online material Wicklow Coaching & Games will...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 22:02

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

 There will be a 5th/6th Class Hurling blitz next Wednesday 25th in Ballinakill COE at 11am. The day will be finished by 12:30. Schools may enter as many teams as they wish provided the kids are in either 5th and/or 6th class....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 21:33

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

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

Cruinniú next Tuesday at 3:30 in Wilton Hotel, Bray.  All welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 22:03

 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

There will be a camogie blitz on Wednesday 15th February.  The primary focus of this blitz is participation and getting as many girls involved in playing camogie as possible, regardless of ability.  It is nine a-side and there is no age...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 21:55

The Leinster handball finals will take place in St Joseph's Wexford on Monday 13th February (boys) and Tuesday 14th February (girls). Colm Ó Tiarnaigh will be the coordinator.  Can you confirm if you have any boys or girls taking part before...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 21:52

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin wishes all teachers, GDA’s, coaches, parents, children and anyone who is involved in our games a very happy and healthy Christmas and every best wish for 2017.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 21:04

  This was the last week of Indoor Hurling and Camogie blitzes.  This week the participants were St. Pat’s Wicklow and St. Fergal’s Bray.  Well done to all who participated over these past few weeks, there were great skills on show...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 21:00

 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 will be 5th/6th class primary schools blitz' as follows for 2017. All blitz' are for both boys and girls, 11 aside.ALL BLITZ’ 11am - 12:3025th January - Ballinakill COE15th March - Ballinakill COE26th April -...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 16:07

 ·      Promotion of Gaelic Games and Culture – SchoolsCategory 5: 1st Prize €700 2nd Prize €600 3rd Prize €500Schools are asked to show their work in promoting Gaelic Games and Culture. This can target a single area or...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 21:12

  Indoor Hurling and Camogie has taken place over the past few weeks and has been a great success.  This week in camogie Gaelscoil Clocha Liath, St. Fergal’s, Gaelscoil Cill Mhantáin and Newtown took part.  In hurling Gaelscoil...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 21:08

Indoor hurling and camogie has been going on over the past few weeks and continues this week.Here are some photos of the action!https://goo.gl/photos/cF5PzUCZudJ7Eece6

Date Article Posted: Saturday, December 3, 2016 - 12:23

 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

A fantastic afternoon was spent at Bray Emmets clubhouse on Thursday 24th November where a group of 5th class boys and girls from all corners of the county were coached in the art of refereeing by highly esteemed referee David Gough. The pupils were...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 21:25

Well done to all who participated in a great night in Laragh in the annual Allianz Tráth na gCeist. In 1st place was Rathcoyle, in 2nd Talbotstown and in 3rd place Scoil Chualann.  Comhghairdeas!Photoshttps://goo.gl/photos/inzChUr7vzVWfjPh6

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 18, 2016 - 21:42

Kilkenny Hurlers and 2016 All Stars Eoin Murphy and Walter Walsh visited St Brigid's NS Greystones on Wednesday last November 16th. The pupils made the players very welcome with a guard of honour as well as creating some Kilkenny themed posters...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 18, 2016 - 21:32

The Young Whistlers' course will be held in Bray Emmets Clubhouse on Thursday 24th November between 3.30pm and 4.30pm. As the course will start promptly, we would be obliged if you would ensure that your pupils aim to be there by 3.20pm.  Beidh...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 23:02

Indoor Hurling and Camogie continues through the weeks of Nov 21st, Nov 28th and December 5th.  Your school will have been contacted regarding which day you will be attending but if you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact Garrett Doyle...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 23:00

 ·      Promotion of Gaelic Games and Culture – SchoolsCategory 5: 1st Prize €700 2nd Prize €600 3rd Prize €500Schools are asked to show their work in promoting Gaelic Games and Culture. This can target a single area or...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 22:58

 Online Foundation Hurling course This will be available online from the 20th of November 2016. In order to enrol on this course you will need to follow the information belowYou will first need to register on the E-Learning ...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 22:56

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Tráth na gCeist will take place on Thursday November 17th at 7.30pm in Lynhams of Laragh. If your school is interested in taking part please contact    cuddihybilly@gmail.com as soon as...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 14:37

 The GDA's in Wicklow are offering the following workshops to schools.   - Workshop 1: Fun Warm Ups and School Yard GAA Games- Workshop 2: STAR Sending Travelling And Receiving Game Please contact your local GDA if interested....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 12:51

Indoor Hurling/Camogie 3rd and 4th ClassWeek of 14th November in regional centres(Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Allianz Tráth na gCeist      Thursday 17th November at 7.30 p...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 19:46

Indoor Hurling/Camogie 3rd and 4th ClassWeek of 14th November in regional centres(Your school will be contacted regarding which day you will be attending) Allianz Tráth na gCeist      Thursday 17th November at 7.30 p.m...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 12:46

Well done to all those who represented the Garden County during the summer in Croke Park.  A few of these talented boys and girls are also budding journalists.  Have a read of their experience.  These are the bright stars of our...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 12:44

Wishing all a happy and a safe break over the Halloween holidays.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 21:42

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

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

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

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

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

AGM

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin AGM took place on 6th October in the Parkview Hotel, Newtown.  Jim O’Riordan, Cathaoirleach welcomed everyone to the meeting.In attendance were Sinéad Ní Chréan Loinsigh (Scoil Chualann), Míchéal Ó...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 22:37

Day 2 of the Allianz Boys Hurling League took place in Bray Emmets GAA Club last Wednesday. Although the sun was shining, there was gusty wind blowing all afternoon, but it didn’t stop all the teams from displaying their wonderful hurling skills. St...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 30, 2016 - 20:23

6th October    Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5.00 p.m.  All welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 22:28

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 great turnout in Blessington for the 1st and 2nd Class Allianz Cumann na mBunscol blitz organised by Paul Garrigan.  Well done to all involved! 

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 01:38

Day 2 of the Allianz Boys Hurling League will take place next week.Date:            Wednesday 28th SeptemberLocation:     Bray Emmets GAA ClubTime:           ...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 01:29

Interested in starting handball in your school?  For all information go to https://www.gaahandball.ie/schools/registrations There is a new discount offer to kick start the new school year.  Regisiter your school online for fantastic...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 00:53

There will be a course for Young Whistlers from 5th Class on Thursday 24th November in Bray Emmets at 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  David Gough, highly esteemed referee will be giving the course.  There will be more information at the AGM on Thursday...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 00:40

The GAA's Medical, Scientific and Welfare Committee would like to invite the members of Cumann na mBunscol and all those involved in Primary Schools GAA to attend the upcoming Concussion Symposium which will take place in Croke Park...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 00:34

The first Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie blitz took place last Wednesday in Bray Emmets GAA Club.  The main objectives for this blitz were that the girls got to play as much camogie as possible and to focus on being the best players...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 24, 2016 - 00:24

Last Wednesday, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol held its first hurling blitz of the new school year and if the standard of hurling that was on display continues, we will treated to many more exhibitions of silky skills! The opening day of the Allianz...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 14:08

The first activity for Cumann na mBunscol in camogie is the Allianz camogie blitz. The primary focus of this blitz is participation and getting as many girls involved in playing camogie as possible, regardless of ability.  It is...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 21:09

First on the list of Cumann na mBunscol activities is the Boys' Allianz Hurling League, which will be played over two days.  The focus of both days is on participation and giving as many children as possible the experience...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 16:36

The first meeting of the year will take place this Thursday 8th September in the Wilton Hotel, Bray at 4 p.m.  Everyone welcome, would be great to see some new faces :-)

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 3, 2016 - 13:46

Welcome back to the start of another school year.  Let’s hope it’s a happy, healthy and successful one.North East Fixtures List 2016-2017Term One – Focus on participation and no competitionBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1   ...

Date Article Posted: Monday, August 29, 2016 - 22:51

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol would like to wish all teachers, parents and children a happy and safe summer holidays.  Hopefully the sun will shine and there’ll be lots of opportunity to get out in the fresh air, play some games and have fun....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 18:31

  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin are losing some stalwart members to overseas.  Claire Frawley, Runaí, and Emer Fahy, Camogie Officer, are both heading off for the next year.  Seán Stakelum, former Tráth na gCeist officer...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 18:30

On Thursday the 16th June, following a generous invitation from Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Kilkenny, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow travelled to Nowlan Park Kilkenny for an Exhibition Day of hurling and camogie. Our hurlers and camogie players...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 21:25

U8 50m Boys 1st Luke  O' Donovan  - Scoil na Coróine Mhuire, Ashford 2nd Ben Kenny  - Kilcoole Primary School 3rd Shane Hamilton  - St Laurence's National School, RoundwoodU8 50m Girls1st...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 15, 2016 - 20:48

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol  sports day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 8th June.  There was a fantastic turnout and schools represented were Delgany, Gaelscoil na Clocha...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 21:03

It is hoped to run a Teacher GAA Summer Course in Scoil Chonglais Baltinglass from the 4th to 6th of July. This course is being run by the Education Centre Kildare and the GAA . This course will be very helpful to teachers who are involved with...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 20:38

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol activist Ciarán Byrne has written a book titled ‘A Year in Wicklow With Micko’.  The book will be launched in the Arklow Bay Hotel at 8.00 p.m. on Friday 17th June.  All are invited to come along to meet Micko...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 20:33

Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow will travel to Nowlan Park, Kilkenny to participate in an Exhibition Day on Thursday June 16th. It will consist of a coaching session, exhibition match against a Kilkenny...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 19:41

 Just a few reminders regarding the forthcoming sports day in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park on Wednesday 8th June:The parade will begin at 10am sharp!!  Be sure to have your school banner on show and the children marching...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 17:55

 The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on 2nd June at 8 p.m.  This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.  Due to the large...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 17:53

This year Allianz Cumann na mBunscol and the Camogie Association joined forces to run our now annual Camogie Participation Day. Ballinakill Centre of Excellence in Rathdrum played host to 8 teams from all over Wicklow. These teams included:...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 18:26

Our annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie participation blitz will take place on Wednesday 18th May in Ballinakill Centre of Excellence.This year the day will include coaching along with mini games for the children, a teacher’s workshop and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 21:52

A Feast of Hurling!The final primary school hurling blitz of the school year took place in Ballinakill on May 11th with over two hundred children taking part. Fifteen teams, from all over Wicklow, namely Newtown, Kilcoole, Tynock, Talbotstown,...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 21:48

It is with great sadness that we heard of the passing of Iar-Uachtarán and member of the Blessington GAA Club, Jack Boothman.  We offer the condolences and sympathies of Cumann na mBunscol to his family and friends. Ar...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 21:45

Wicklow GAA will host a meet and greet evening on Tuesday evening 10th May beginning at 6.30pm in Ballinakill. Everyone is welcome to come along and meet our county players. There will be games and spot prizes on the night with refreshments...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 08:44

Sports Day Information and RegistrationThis year’s Cumann na mBunscol Sports Day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 8th June at 10 a.m. sharp.The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 21:47

As part of winning the Cumann na mBunscol School of the Year in Ireland Kilcoole Primary School won a trip to Croke Park.  Boys and girls who are dedicated to gaelic games in the school and constantly give their time and dedication were the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 21:00

Credit Union Cup     11th May at 11.00 a.m. in Ballinakill – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitzAllianz Camogie Blitz         18th May at 11.00 a.m. in Ballinakill (Time to be confirmed) – One day...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 16:56

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

A camogie blitz was held in Ballinakill as part of the South Allianz Cumann na mBunscol.  The teams that took part were Carnew, Glenealy, Bearna Chle and Rathdrum.  Well done to all the girls who participated.  A great day was had by...

Date Article Posted: Monday, April 25, 2016 - 21:03

Next meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin on next Wednesday 27th April in Wilton Hotel, Bray at 4p.m.  All Welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 22:52

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

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

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

  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

 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

West Wicklow Cumann na mBunscolFixtures 2016/2017 West Wicklow League Boys BlitzesGroup 1 Blessington, Baltinglass, Hacketstown, Dunlavin11 A Side Boys OnlyVenue BLESSINGTON—April 15th 2016Group 2 Hollywood, Donard, Valleymount, Blessington...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 10, 2016 - 15:07

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

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

 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 football 5th and 6th class - April 13th (Wednesday) 11.00am Ballinakill Girls football 5th and 6th class - April 15th (Friday) 11.00am Ballinakill Boys hurling 5th and 6th class - April 20th (Wednesday) 11.00am...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 21:48

6th/7th April     Bray Emmets           Eleven-a-side and no age limit at 12.00. (Teams will  have been put into divisions on Coughlan Competition Day)

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 23:55

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

County selection day was held on Monday 14th March in Bray Emmets.  Well done to all the participants who did so well to reach the finals.  Congratulations to those who qualified to represent the county in Croke Park in the summer. ...

Date Article Posted: Monday, March 14, 2016 - 22:00

Teachers from all corners of Ireland swapped the tracksuit and rain gear for the glamour n’ glitz of Awards Night on Friday March 11th as the Coiste Náisiúnta of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol took the opportunity to recognise the work of teachers...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 12, 2016 - 21:40

 County selection day will be held on Monday 14th March in BRAY EMMETS (Was fixed for Ballinakill but pitches not in a good state).  On county selection day the boys and girls football will be held at 11 o’clock and hurling/camogie at 12 o...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 21:43

Hurling1st Adam Williamson St Marys Blessington NS2nd Austin Brennan Gaelscoil Blessington NS3rd Brian Richardson St Marys Blessington NS4th Ciaran Clarke Hollywood NSCamogie1st Faye Corrigan Tynock NS2nd Caoimhe Coogan Knockananna NS3rd Eimear O...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 21:42

Hurling1st James French Glenealy NS2nd Adam Byrne Rathcoyle NS3rd Kyle Byrne Rathdrum BNS4th Kevin Conway Rathdrum NSCamogie1st Sophie Bermingham Rathcoyle NS2nd Roisin Byrne Rathcoyle NS3rd Thea Cullen Our Lady's Rathdrum NS4th Molly Mooney...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 21:40

Teachers from all corners of Ireland will swap the tracksuit and rain gear for the glamour n’ glitz of Awards Night on Friday March 11th as the Coiste Náisiúnta of Cumann na mBunscol takes the opportunity to recognise the work of teachers throughout...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 21:33

 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: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 19:57

 The North-East regional Skills Challenge took place in Bray Emmets on a cold Spring day.  Schools sent representatives in all codes – boys’ and girls’ football, hurling and camogie.  These boys and girls were selected as the most...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 19:54

  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin would like to express their sincere sympathy to the family and friends of the late Peter Keogh.  Peter would have been in attendance at our annual Tráth na gCeist and always had a few wise...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 19:49

 The annual Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Awards will take place on the 11th March 2016 in the Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig, Cork, this will be followed by the A.G.M. of Cumann na mBunscol Náisiúnta on March 12th....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 20:15

  There was a great turnout for the recent West Wicklow 3rd/4th Class Indoor Football Blitzes that took place in Hacketstown and Baltinglass last week. Teams from Hacketstown, Stratford, Baltinglass, Knockananna, Talbotstown, Blessington,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 20:38

   (Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling, the three skills will be the same as previous years)            ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 21:28

 This GAA Teacher Summer Course is a new blended course being using the Association's new Learning and Development Community Portal. The face-to-face element runs over three days face-to-face and approximately eight hours on...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 21:09

  Over 60 girls took part in the West Wicklow 7 A Side participation blitz that took place in Scoil  Chonglais Baltinglass this week. Dunlavin, Baltinglass, Hacketstown and Talbotstown National Schools all took part on the day and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 21:04

  There was a great turnout for the West Wicklow 7 A Side Hurling in Baltinglass this week with Baltinglass, Bigstone, Dunlavin, Donard, Talbotstown and Hacketstown National Schools all taking part on the day. The aim of the blitz was to...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 20:56

  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

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

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 19:25

  The next meeting will take place on Wednesday 10th February at 4 o’clock in the Wilton Hotel, Bray.  All are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 19:23

  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

Being a young whistler was an amazing experience.  It helped me to realise if you are a referee you are always in charge and nearly always have to be on top of the game.  I was amazed at how all the players listened to me without any...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 19:09

 Kilcoole Primary School is School of the Year!The announcement came through this week that Kilcoole Primary School has been placed in 1st place for their Cumann na mBunscol activities.  This is a huge honour.  In all the schools in...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 19:01

Cumann na mBunscol is an autonomous National Federation of Primary Schools promoting Gaelic Games in an educational context, having affiliated to it County and Provincial Primary Schools Committees. The philosophy of Cumann...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 - 18:36

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

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

The South Indoor boys and girls football blitzs will be held in Aughrim Community Centre next week for 3rd and 4th class pupils.  Girls Blitz Thursday 21st 10.30am Aughrim Community CentreBoys Blitz Friday...

Date Article Posted: Friday, January 15, 2016 - 09:16

This Wicklow Camogie Club Forum will be held on 30th JANUARY in Lawless Hotel, Aughrim 9.30am-1pm.  This fabulous Forum is aimed at coaches, players, and club officers.  Former GAA President Liam O’Neill will talk about motivating/boosting...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 21:24

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

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

3rd / 4th Class Indoor         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/...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 21:08

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin wish all children, parents, teachers and all who support our work during the year a happy and peaceful Christmas.  We look forward to 2016 where our events will be taking place again.  Nollaig shona...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 20:21

 The Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards will take place on Friday 11th March 2016 in the Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig, Cork. The Categories are as follows:Category 1 - Pat Trainor Hall of Fame Award: This award was instigated to...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 21:05

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

On Wednesday November the 25th, Shoreline Leisure Centre in Greystones played host to a dual indoor hurling and camogie blitz. Four schools participated in this non competitive, indoor blitz. These included; Newtownmountkennedy,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 26, 2015 - 20:39

As part of a new initiative, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin have decided to launch the 'Young Whistlers' programme. This course is a one day training programme which aims to teach children the skills needed to become a Gaelic football...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 21:12

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Trath na gCeist took place on Thursday evening last in Lynham's Hotel in Laragh and was a fantastic success. This was made possible by the support of the schools, the huge amount of parents who provided both lifts and...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 21:11

 The Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards will take place on Friday 11th March 2016 in the Oriel House Hotel, Ballincollig, Cork. The Categories are as follows:Category 1 - Pat Trainor Hall of Fame Award: This award was instigated to...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 21:07

Indoor hurling and camogie for 5th and 6th class dates below and confirm your schools participation with Leighton Glynn before Wednesday  Boys Thursday 19th 11.00am Aughrim Community grounds Girls Friday 20th 11.00am Aughrim Community...

Date Article Posted: Monday, November 16, 2015 - 20:27

  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

The last boys football blitz of the year for the Allianz South Cumann na mBunscol is this Thursday 12th November. Can you please revert back to Leighton Glynn before tomorrow evening with how many teams you would like to enter. Games are 9 a side....

Date Article Posted: Monday, November 9, 2015 - 20:06

Hurling: Week of 16th November in regional centres. Camogie: Week of 23rd November in regional centres.  Finals week to follow in DecemberYoung WhistlersAs part of a new initiative, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin have decided...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 - 21:37

 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

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

Hurling: Week of 16th November in regional centres. Camogie: Week of 23rd November in regional centres.  Finals week to follow in December

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 22:24

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

As part of a new initiative, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin have decided to launch the 'Young Whistlers' programme. This course is a one day training programme which aims to teach children the skills needed to become a Gaelic football...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 21:58

The annual Allianz Tráth na gCeist will be held on Thursday 19th November at 7.30 p.m. in Lynhams, Laragh so get those thinking caps on!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 21:56

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

 In attendance: Jim O’Riordán, Pamela McDermott, Dave Barry, Michéal Ó Murchú, Ciarán Byrne, Sinead Ní Chrean Loinsigh, Emer Fahy, Claire Frawley, Garrett Doyle, Dominic Leech, Billy Cuddihy, Ronan Keddy, David McDonnell, Conall O Frighil,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 23:18

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

  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

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin AGM will take place next Thursday 8th October in the Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5pm. It would be great to see representatives from as many schools as possible in attendance.  This...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 21:55

Bray Emmets GAA club hosted Day 2 of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Boy’s Hurling Blitz on Wednesday the 30th of September. It was a glorious sunny day with nine teams in total participating in the blitz. Across all the games a wide range of talent...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 21:53

There are workshops being offered to schools from Leinster GAA and Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean that offer the basics of hurling and gaelic football.  These workshops cover how elements of the PE Curriculum can be covered through gaelic...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 21:48

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

Day 2 of the Allianz Boys' Hurling League takes place in Bray on September 30th at 12pm.  Following on from the results from Day 1, we will have a Division 1 and Division 2 league on the day.  Please confirm attendance by email or...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 22:13

On Wednesday the 23rd of September the Allizanz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie League Day took place in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds. Five teams took part in the blitz these included: Kilcoole Primary School, Rathdrum Team 1 and 2, Scoil Chualann and...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 22:11

On Wednesday 16th of September, Day One of the Allianz Boys Hurling League took place in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It was a lovely, sunny autumn day with eight teams in total participating. St.Patrick’s, Wicklow Town, Rathdrum BNS, Newtownmountkennedy...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 21:50

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscoil Cill Mhántáin Camogie Blitz will take place Wednesday the 23rd September in Bray Emmet's GAA Ground. This is a one day, nine a side, no age limit blitz, commencing at 12.00 p.m. Please respond via email...

Date Article Posted: Monday, September 14, 2015 - 22:06

16th September - Day 1 at 12.00 p.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit

Date Article Posted: Monday, September 14, 2015 - 19:58

Leinster GAA and Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean are offering simple workshops to teach the basics of hurling and football to interested primary school teachers.  A minimum of ten teachers are required but small schools can come...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 17:16

The first meeting of the year for Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin will take place on Wednesday 9th September in the Wilton Hotel, Southern Cross, Bray.  All welcome!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 18:38

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

Fixtures List 2015-2016Term OneBoys’ Allianz Hurling League Day           16th September - Day 1at 12.00 p.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit Allianz Camogie League Day...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, August 26, 2015 - 21:39

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol would like to wish all teachers, parents and children a happy and safe summer holidays.  Hopefully the sun will shine and there’ll be lots of opportunity to get out in the fresh air, play some games and have fun....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 22:02

Leinster GAA and Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Laighean are offering simple workshops to teach the basics of hurling and football to interested primary school teachers.  A minimum of ten teachers are required but small schools can come together...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 21:46

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin would like to thank the pupils of St. Kevins, Greystones and Gaelscoil an Inbhir Mhóir for representing Wicklow in the boys and girls mini games exhibition which took place at half time in the Wicklow V...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, June 14, 2015 - 21:38

Míchéal Ó Murchú, Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin’s Hurling Officer is retiring at the end of this school year.  He has made it his business throughout his teaching career to promote the game of hurling.  He has done tremendous...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 19:59

 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 next meeting of Cumann na mBunscol will take place on Wednesday, June 17th at 4pm in the Wilton Hotel, Southern Cross, Bray where we will be discussing the fixtures for next year, 2015-2016! All are welcome to come along.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 22:50

This award can be undertaken by interested schools in the current year or in the new school year and certificates will be presented at a local Allianz Cumann na mBunscol meeting/AGM once criteria has been met. The application form has been emailed...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 22:48

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol  sports day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 3rd June.  There was a fantastic turnout and schools represented were Delgany, Gaelscoil na Clocha Liath,...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 22:44

This year’s Cumann na mBunscol  sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 3rd June at 10 a.m. sharp.**EACH SCHOOL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SUPERVISION AND SAFETY OF THEIR OWN PARTICIPANTS...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 21:32

This year’s Cumann na mBunscol  sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 3rd June at 10 a.m. sharp.Sports Day Rules**EACH SCHOOL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SUPERVISION AND SAFETY OF THEIR OWN...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 22:19

The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtown Primary School on Thursday 28th May at 8 p.m. This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.  Participants’ numbers will...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 22:15

It was an historic day for Gaelic games in Wicklow on Tuesday May 12th as newly appointed GAA president Aogán O Fearghail visited a wind swept Ballinakill, GAA's centre of excellence in Wicklow. This was to mark the launch of Féile 2015 which will...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - 23:15

This year’s Cumann na mBunscol  sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 3th June at 10 a.m. sharp.Sports Day Meeting and Online RegistrationThe entry fee of €50 must be returned at...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 17:27

Photo of the organisers of the day – Emer Fahy – Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie Officer Wicklow, Eve Talbot- Director of Camogie Dublin/Wicklow, Mary O'Connor Director of Camogie Development, Joan Flynn Ard Stúirthóir of the...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 7, 2015 - 17:24

The Credit Union Cup hurling blitz took place on Bray Emmet’s grounds on Wednesday April 29th 2015. Eight teams took part:- Kilcoole, St. Brigid’s, St Fergal’s, Kilmacanogue, St. Cronan’s, St Patrick’s, St Kevin’s, St Laurence’s.All the games were...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, April 30, 2015 - 21:14

DATE: Wednesday 6th May 2015VENUE: Ballinakill Centre of Excellence, RathdrumAGE GROUP: 4th/5th /6th class girlsFORMAT: Camogie Coaching & Mini GamesAllianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain along with the Camogie Association are delighted to...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 21:01

The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol and Wicklow GAA Games Development Skills County Finals were held in Ballinakill on Wednesday the 22nd April. The winners were as follows – Boys Football: Mikey O’Rourke (Dunlavin), Jack Kirwan (...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 20:52

Credit Union Cup    29th April at 1.00 p.m. in Bray – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitz

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

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

The annual Cumann na mBunscol and Wicklow GAA Games Development Skills competition took place in the regional venues on Wednesday April 15th.In the North/East there were representatives from Newtown, Kilcoole, St. Ernan’s Rathnew, St. Kevin’s...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 21:19

All primary schools in Wicklow have been contacted by email by Allianz Cumann na mBunscol about the school visits in May.So far we have only got a reply from the following 9 schools:Wicklow: Newtownmountkennedy, Kilcoole, Ashford, Crossbridge,...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 13:33

 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

St. Laurence's recently had a GAA Go Games day as part of their active flag.Photoshttps://picasaweb.google.com/107049175256667565075/StLaurencesGoGames

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015 - 17:15

 The annual Cumann na mBunscol and Wicklow GAA Games Development Skills competition will take place in different venues after Easter.The West Skill Tests are scheduled for April 15th in Hollywood.The North East Skill Tests are scheduled...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, March 26, 2015 - 17:47

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

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain will be meeting next Tuesday at 4 in the Wilton Hotel, Bray.  All are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015 - 17:09

Feile Peil na nOg 2015 will take place in Wexford, Wicklow and Carlow on June 26, 27 and 28 this year. U-14 boys’ and girls’ teams from all over Ireland will descend on the South East that weekend to take part in a festival of Gaelic Football...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 20, 2015 - 17:08

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

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

 There is an indoor workshop taking place aimed at all Juvenile mentors/coaches.  It will give you practical tips, techniques & training methods for coaching tackling skills to girls like the hook, block & clash.It will take place...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 00:31

The annual Cumann na mBunscol and Wicklow GAA Games Development Skills competition will take place in different venues after Easter.The West Skill Tests are scheduled for April 15th in Hollywood.The North East Skill Tests are scheduled for...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 18:42

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

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain came home with two national awards from the Landmark Hotel in Carrick-on-Shannon on Friday night last. Wicklow came in 3rd place in the Promotion of Gaelic Games and Culture category for their Caman and Give...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 17:01

Two pupils per school may participate in each discipline - Boys’ and Girls’ Football, Camogie and Hurling. Regional events will take place on 15th April and those selected will go forward to a county selection day which will be held on 22nd April in...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 16:58

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

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

There will be a meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol next Tuesday 3rd March at 4 p.m. in the Wilton Hotel, BrayAll are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 22:39

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

Arklow Boys Primary School and Bearna Chle N.S. Johnstown participated in a Go -Games Hurling Blitz which was played in Pearse Park Arklow this week for 1st class. With the weather good there were over sixty boys and girls from both schools...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 22:35

Boys Football 11 A-Side Blitz Events (Please note 11 A-Side Smaller Schools may have some girls on teams if needed)Group 1 Blessington, Baltinglass, Hacketstown, DunlavinVenue BLESSINGTON—March 4th 2015Group 2 Hollywood, Donard, Valleymount,...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 10:00

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol has been nominated in two categories in the National Awards this year. The two categories are Public Relations and Promotion of Gaelic Games and Culture. This is an All-Ireland competition so it's a great achievement and...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 22:38

All in Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantåin would like to express their sympathies to Dave Barry on the sudden passing of his brother-in-law. Dave does great work as Cisteoir as well as promoting Gaelic games all around the county. He works...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 22:36

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

Coach: Paudie ButlerFocus is on the teaching of the P.E. strands of Athletics, Gymnastics and Games through Gaelic Games - using best practice and active learning methodologiesDate: Wednesday February 11thTime: 7.30 – 9.00p.m.Venue: St.Conleth’s...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, February 3, 2015 - 22:07

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

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

Week 1 of the new Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling initiative took place in St Mary's Senior National School Blessington.The initiative involves 8 weeks of coaching in the school by the local GDA and class teacher. Each class will receive...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 22, 2015 - 20:46

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

Wicklow GAA Coaching and Games Development are running two online Foundation Award courses. All theory material of these courses can be done online with the only the practical session of courses taking place in Scoil Chonglais Baltinglass on the...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 17:00

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 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

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

All in Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin would like to express their sympathy to Cathaoirleach Jim O'Riordan on the passing of his mother over Christmas. Jim does unbelievable work for the promotion of gaelic games in Wicklow and without his...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 17:08

The annual Coogan Cup competition will take place on Friday the 6th March 2015 in Tinahely GAA Club, Co. Wicklow. This event has been organised by Tinahely Juvenile GAA Club through its school link officer Martin Ging. This Gaelic Football event...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, January 10, 2015 - 17:06

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

  Wishing all children, teachers and parents a happy and peaceful Christmas and a great 2015 jam-packed with gaelic games :-)

Date Article Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 17:25

To be involved in this Foundation Award places will be filled on a ‘first come/first serve’ basis with places limited to 24 coaches and therefore it is vital to pre register by contacting Colm Gaskin as soon as possible. There is a charge of €10 per...

Date Article Posted: Friday, December 19, 2014 - 17:22

A new initiative was launched by Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin in conjunction with the County GDA coaches whereby €5000 was spent on 90 hurleys and 90 helmets with the aim of promoting and developing hurling and camogie in the county. It...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 23:54

There were indoor blitzes held recently for both boys and girls. The camogie teams that took part were Scoil Chualann, Kilcoole, Newtown and St. Brigid's and the hurling teams were Scoil Chualann, Kilcoole, St. Cronans and St. Brigid's. Scoil...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 12:47

Meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain will take place next Tues 2nd Dec in the Wilton Hotel Bray at 4 p.m. All welcome :-)

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 28, 2014 - 12:33

Schools that promote Gaelic games in their schools are asked to submit entries to this section. Your work should show how you promote and participate in Gaelic games in your school. The work can be presented through articles /photographs and...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 21:59

Teachers from Primary Schools in South Wicklow  who took part in Peile Abu in Aughrim recently. Peile Abu is a non contact form of tag Gaelic Football. The games will continue every Tuesday afternoon till Christmas.

Date Article Posted: Monday, November 24, 2014 - 16:42

Week of 24th November in regional centres. Finals week to follow in December

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 13:38

The annual Allianz Tráth na gCeist took place on Thursday 20th November in Lynhams, Laragh. The quiz was based on G.A.A general knowledge, questions on Wicklow, news round etc. Sean Stakelum did a fine job of both organising the quiz and being the...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 23, 2014 - 13:36

Indoor HurlingWeek of 17th November in regional centres. Finals week to follow in December  Allianz Tráth na gCeist The annual Allianz Tráth na gCeist will take place on Thursday 20th November at 7.30 p.m. in Lynhams, Laragh. Please note...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, November 13, 2014 - 22:31

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

Primary schools throughout Ireland are being encouraged to take part in Rapid Online’s Young Inventors 2014 Competition in a bid to find the country’s next big inventor.Any child who is bursting with ideas and enthusiasm is encouraged to enter the...

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

The annual Allianz Tráth na gCeist will take place on Thursday 20th November at 7.30 p.m. in Lynhams, Laragh. Please note change of venue.  Please email Sean Stakelum at Seanstakelum1@hotmail.com if you wish to enter a team. He can also be...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 16:45

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

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

Bigstone N.S won the West Wicklow Small Schools Allianz Coughlan Cup in great style in the recent finals played in Baltinglass Gaa Grounds. Bigstone N.S, Donoughmore N.S, Kilbride N.S and Grangecon N.S all took part on the day and there was...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 21:06

The Allianz Coughlan Cup for South Wicklow schools was held in Aughrim Community Grounds and once again for the third year in a row  Crossbridge N.S. from Tinahely were the winners defeating a fancied Aughrim N.S. in...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 20:57

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

Courses will commence on Saturday 25th October 2014 in Ballinakill.Dates for Day 2 and 3 has been organised and spaced out to suit those who may want to attend over a period of time.DAY 1: Saturday 25th October in Ballinakill 11am - 4.30pmDAY 2:...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:03

Goal Jersey Day in Scoil Chualann sporting local club colours.Kerry Connections in Scoil Chualann on Jersey Day.  Scoil Chualann raised €420  Jim Ó Dúill, Pól Ó Cuinneagáin, Daire Ó Locháin Eoin Ó Masúin.Members of victorious Emmet...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 20:50

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

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

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

Eight Schools from South Wicklow participated in an Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling Blitz in Aughrim this week for  for 5th and 6th Classes. With the very warm weather and the Aughrim pitches in brilliant condition  it was...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:20

Tag Gaelic Football for teachers is starting after school on Thursdays from 3.30 -4.30. It is free of charge and will run every Thursday from Oct16th until Christmas in Eire Og Greystones GAA club. It is a fun, active, non contact form of Gaelic...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014 - 16:56

A new Code of Behaviour (Underage) comes into effect on 1 November 2014. This is a joint Code shared by all of the Gaelic Games Associations. This, the 5th version of the Code and replaces all previous editions of the Code...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 10, 2014 - 16:52

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

Seán Cotter ag bronnadh “Sciath Mhic Choitir” ar Laura Ní Fhearraigh captaen Foireann Camogaíochta Scoil Chualann.

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 - 13:22

AGM

The AGM of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantain was held in the Parkview Hotel, Newtown on Thursday 2nd October.In attendance: Jim O’Riordán, Pamela McDermott, Dave Barry, Michéal Ó Murchú, Ciarán O’Neill, Sinead Ní Chrean Loinsigh, Emer Fahy,...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 3, 2014 - 12:54

Day 2 of the Boys Allianz Hurling league was held on 1st October in Bray GAA grounds.  This was a nine-a-side league and had no age limit.  There were great hurling skills displayed and well done to all who took part.Photoshttps://...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 12:41

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

Wicklow Coaching and Games will be running two online foundation courses starting on the 29th of September. All theory material of these courses can be done online with the practical session of courses taking place in Ballinakill on the 18th of...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 21:47

Seven teams took part in the recent 1st/2nd class football blitz that took place in Stratford Gaa Grounds. Dunlavin N.S, Stratford N.S, Talbotstown and Stratford N.S all were represented on the day. The aim of the blitz was on skill development full...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 27, 2014 - 16:35

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

AGM  2nd October    Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5.00 p.m.All welcome!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 13:21

On Wednesday the 24th of September, Kilcoole GAA Grounds played host to the annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Autumn Camogie Blitz. Eight teams participated in the blitz these included Kilcoole, Newtownmountkennedy, Bearna Chlé, Scoil Chualann...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 13:19

Boys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 2      1st October  -  Day 2 at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limitDay One Photoshttps://picasaweb.google.com/107049175256667565075/HurlingDay1

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 13:15

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Camogie blitz will take place on Wednesday 24th September in Kilcoole GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00am.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014 - 09:57

1st October  -  Day 2 at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 22:09

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Camogie blitz will take place on Wednesday 24th September in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00am. Please note the change in venue to Bray Emmetts GAA Grounds....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 22:05

Boys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1     17th September (Division 1) -  Day 118th September (Division 2) – Day 1at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limitAllianz Camogie League Day   ...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 22:15

AGM

AGM  2nd October    Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 5.00 p.m.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 22:13

Hurling coaching workshop for young players with MARTIN FOGARTY – Kilkenny GAAin Wicklow GAA Centre of Excellence Thurs 11th Sept@7 €5 pay on night to Leighton Glynn

Date Article Posted: Monday, September 8, 2014 - 11:33

All Ireland Camogie FinalsThe All Ireland Camogie Finals are on Sunday 14th September in Croke Park. This year is unique as they are celebrating 110 years of Camogie.The games are as follows:12. 00 p.m. Laois v Down All Ireland Premier Junior...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 20:56

The National Allianz Cumann na mBunscol September General Meeting will take place in the Ard Comhairle Room, Croke Park on Saturday September 20th at 11.00 a.m. Tea/coffee will be served from 10.30 and lunch will be served after at approx 1.00 p.m.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 20:51

Boys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1     17th September (Division 1) -  Day 118th September (Division 2) – Day 1at 11.00 a.m. in Bray GAA grounds.  Nine-a-side and no age limit Allianz Camogie League Day  ...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 20:50

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

It’s hard to believe another school year has come and gone and the summer has arrived. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the teachers involved in organising and running our various competitions and helping to promote our National...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:24

The Kellogg’s GAA Cúl Camps are a great way for children aged 6-13 to learn GAA skills in a fun, child friendly environment and may even make them a GAA star of the future!  The 5 day camps will run during July and August with over 1000 camps...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:22

The Hurling Allianz County finals took place in Ballinakill during this week.  Taking part were St. Kevin’s, Talbotstown, Aughrim, St. Cronan’s and Rathdrum BNS.  There were fine skills on show from all schools and well done on...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 12:20

Interpretation of Playing Rules of Hurling  Rules 2.2 Exceptions (i) and (ii), 2.3, 2.5, 4.16(b) (1) The terms “taken” or “retaken” in Rules 2.2 Exceptions (i) and (ii) and 2.3 shall mean the ball being “struck”. (2) A...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 13, 2014 - 16:12

Hurling County finals will take place in Ballinakill – Week of 16th JuneBest of luck to all teams who are participating!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 - 14:17

Unfortunately Camogie finals had to be cancelled due to lack of teams interested in participating :-(

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 - 15:26

Final Camogie blitz will take place on Wednesday 11th June in Ballinakill. Please contact Garrett Doyle on 083 4357460 if interested. Best of luck to all involved!

Date Article Posted: Monday, June 9, 2014 - 11:04

Super Sports Day The annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Sports Day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 4th June. An excellent day was had by all and thankfully it stayed dry for the duration...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 21:51

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

This year’s sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 4th June at 10 a.m. sharp. Please all schools be in place in time for the parade.Sports Day Rules**EACH SCHOOL IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE...

Date Article Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014 - 13:28

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

Summer Camogie Camp for girls aged 9-12yrs - 1st - 3rd July - 11 am – 2 pm in Ballinakill Centre of Excellence, €30 Camp will include Fun camogie training & games and all participants will receive a t shirt Player Lifestyle & Performance...

Date Article Posted: Friday, May 30, 2014 - 13:01

St. Cronan’s went to a hurling tournament in Bray Emmet’s on the 14th May. The team played very well and kept a solid defence. The defence included Robert Moran and Peter Aherne with Michael Timmons and Sam Kearney swapping between defence and...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 19:59

Sports Day Meeting and Online RegistrationThe entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on 29th May at 8 p.m. This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.  Due...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 20:37

On Wednesday the 21st of May, Bray Emmet’s played host to the annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie Blitz. Glorious weather conditions ensured a fantastic day was had by all. Five teams took part in the blitz: Kilcoole Primary School, St....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014 - 20:25

Credit Union Cup Hurling Blitz 2014.The Credit Union Cup hurling blitz took place on Bray Emmet’s grounds on Wednesday May 14th  2014. Five teams took part:- Kilcoole, St. Brigid’s, St. Cronan’s, Rathdrum and Kilmacanogue.All the games were...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 19:33

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Camogie blitz will take place on Wednesday 21st May in Bray Emmetts GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00 a.m.This is a one-day-nine-a-side camogie blitz for girls, with no age limit....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 21:50

The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on 29th May at 8 p.m.This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.  Due to the large number of schools taking part...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 11:40

The Credit Union Cup will take place next week on the 14th May at 11 o’clock in Bray – One day boys’ nine-a-side hurling blitz. Please contact Micheal O Murchu, St. Cronan's on 01 2860440 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 20:57

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

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

A hurling coaching conference will be held on Saturday the 5th of April in Ballinakill, the new Wicklow GAA Centre of excellence. The conference will cover child and youth aspects of coaching.  If interested contact Leighton Glynn on 0833645136.

Date Article Posted: Monday, March 24, 2014 - 21:32

A Dual Football and Hurling GAA Foundation Award Course will be held in Kilcoole GAA Club beginning next Monday 31st March at 7.30.The course will run over 4 nights and costs 10euro to attend.Monday 31st March @7.30Monday 7th April    ...

Date Article Posted: Monday, March 24, 2014 - 21:23

Regional skills challenges will take place on Wednesday 2nd April.  The football skills include soloing with left/right foot, fist passing with left/right hand and the hook kick with left/right foot.  The hurling/camogie skills include...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 19:11

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

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 20:51

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

A number of Camogie Development Initiatives are currently being put in place for the 2014 season to help Clubs/ Schools help their players build on their skills.The first of these is a series of 3 Workshops as follows: ...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 19:26

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

An Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling Go-Games blitz was held in Aughrim Community Grounds for South schools recently for 6th class boys. It was nice to see St. Josephs Templerainey N.S., Arklow taking part in the games.  Also playing were...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, February 13, 2014 - 19:21

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

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

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

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

The focus of the course is the development of the ‘How to Coach’ skills by placing the participant in situations that they will face as coaches -the organisation of games activities, activities to develop skill and activities to develop the various...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 14:01

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

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

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

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

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

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin extends its deepest sympathies to family,friends and school community of the late Gemma O'Hanlon, Principal Donard National School. Our thoughts and prayers are with them at this difficult time. Ar dheis Dé...

Date Article Posted: Friday, December 20, 2013 - 19:21

The Conference will take place in Croke Park, on Friday and Saturday, January 10th and 11th. This years Conference theme will focus on providing delegates with an indepth perspective on ‘Inspiring Children: Fostering a Love of Gaelic Games’....

Date Article Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2013 - 13:17

The Gaelic Football Rule Changes which become operative on 1 January 2014 are as follows:1. Introduction of a Black Card for Cynical Behaviour Fouls. 2. Change in the number of substitutes allowed. 3. Distinction between Deliberate and Accidental...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2013 - 13:01

Aughrim Community Hall hosted the Indoor Allianz Camogie Finals on Thursday the 6th of December. Four teams qualified from around Wicklow for the A Finals: Bearna Chlé, Kilcoole, Aughrim and Dunlavin Primary Schools. There was an...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, December 7, 2013 - 12:47

Roundwood G.A.A Grounds played host to a 7 a side indoor camogie blitz on Thursday the 28th of November. Four teams took part in the blitz these included Kilcoole Primary School, Scoil Chualann Team 1 and Team 2 and Roundwood Primary...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 29, 2013 - 07:24

The annual Allianz tráth na gCeist was held on Thursday 21st November in the Brockagh Centre, Laragh.  There was a much better turnout than previous years with fifteen teams in total taking part.  Schools that were represented were...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 22, 2013 - 08:03

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

The annual Cornmarket National Cumann na mBunscol awards banquet took place in Croke Park on November 16th.  Wicklow was nominated in two categories. Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin was nominated in the Public Relations category and...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 15:52

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

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

There is a Dual Foundation Award Gaelic Football and Hurling course in Eire Og Greystones GAA club on Saturday 30th November and Saturday 7th December. Please contact garrett.doyle.gda.wicklow@gaa.ie to book a place on this course....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 21:57

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

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

The football course will take place in An Tochar GAA grounds, Roundwood. The hurling course will take place in Aughrim Community Grounds.  The courses will take place on Saturday 16th, 23rd and 30th November. To be involved in this Award...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 21:08

Wicklow have two nominations for the annual Cornmarket National Cumann na mBunscol awards.  Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin has been nominated in the Public Relations category and Kilcoole Primary School has been nominated in the...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - 11:04

The annual tráth na gCeist will be held on Thursday 21st November at 7.30 p.m. in Brockagh Centre, Laragh.  Schools can enter a team by emailing Sean Stakelum Seanstakelum1@hotmail.com or by texting him at 0863242599. There is no entry fee but...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 19:05

Events in NovemberAllianz Coughlan Competition                                 ...

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

On Wednesday the 23rd of October Bray Emmett’s G.A.A grounds played host to the rescheduled Autumn Allianz Camogie Blitz. There was a fantastic turn out with 7 schools taking part: Kilcoole Primary School, Newtownmountkennedy, St. Patrick’...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 17:53

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

On Monday October 21st four teams competed in an indoor hurling blitz in Roundwood. Three schools took part in the blitz; Kilcoole Primary School, St. Fergals Snr School and Roundwood Primary School Team 1 and Team 2. The emphasis of the day was on...

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

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

The Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Camogie blitz has been rescheduled for Wednesday 23rd October in Bray Emmett's GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00am.   This is a...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 17:47

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

  The closing date for entries has been extended by a week until 24th October.  Schools that enter the School of the Year category win a County jersey and a chance to win All Ireland tickets.  The Awards night is...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - 17:42

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

 The Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Camogie blitz has been rescheduled for Wednesday 23rd October in Bray Emmett's GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00am.   This...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 4, 2013 - 01:16

The Wicklow Cumann na mBunscol AGM took place on Thursday the 3rd October in Lynhams Hotel, Laragh. The meeting began with a welcome from the Chairman, Jim O’Riordán to all attending – including Peter Keogh, Hugh Kenny and...

Date Article Posted: Friday, October 4, 2013 - 01:07

Over 100 children attended the recent 1st/2nd class football blitz that took place in Dunlavin Gaa grounds in glorious sunshine last week. Teams from Dunlavin National School, Donard N.S, Knockananna N.S, Tynock N.S and Hacketstown N.S took part in...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 17:49

Over 150 children attended the recent 1st/2nd class football blitz that took place in Blessington Gaa grounds in glorious sunshine last week. Teams from St Marys Junior National School, Lacken N.S, Kilbride N.S, Valleymount N.S and Gaelscoil na...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 17:46

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

For the hurling this year we had two divisions. Each team played all other teams in the division once. The games were 9 a-side, panel of 12 with no age limit.Division 1:St. Patrick’s, St. Kevin’s, Glenealy, St. Laurence’s and Scoil Chualann.Division...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 21:23

This is the next event on our calendar and it will take place on 2nd October at  11.00 a.m. in Kilcoole GAA grounds.  This is a one-day-nine-a-side camogie blitz for girls with no age limit.

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 21:21

AGM

The Wicklow Cumann na mBunscol AGM will take place on Thursday the 3rd October in Lynhams Hotel, Laragh at 5.00 p.m. In light of the fact that many schools were represented at the recent Garden County Flag presentations we...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 21:18

National AwardsThe Cumann na mBunscol Cornmarket Annual Awards will take place in Croke Park on November 16th, 2013.  All entries must pertain to the School Year 2012-2013.  Entries from Leinster should be sent to Noeleen Rooney, Dublin...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 6, 2013 - 23:43

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

The first Cumann na mBunscol meeting of this school year will take place on this Thursday 5th September at 4 p.m. in the Wilton Hotel in Bray.  All are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Monday, September 2, 2013 - 18:36

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

On Sunday 11th August three lucky Wicklow girls represented their county in Croke Park at half time during the thrilling All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Final Dublin v. Cork.  The girls were Amy Maher (Naomh Bríd, Knockananna), Aoife Weir (Glenealy NS...

Date Article Posted: Monday, August 12, 2013 - 10:28

To see pictures from the finals day please click on linkhttps://picasaweb.google.com/107049175256667565075/HurlingFinals

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 15, 2013 - 22:56

It’s hard to believe another school year has come and gone and the summer has arrived. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the teachers involved in organising and running our various competitions and helping to promote our National...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, June 22, 2013 - 18:10

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

The last meeting of Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin will take place in the Wilford Court in Bray on Thursday 20th June at 4 o'clock.  All are welcome!  It would be lovely to see some new faces there!

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 23:57

 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

A great evening was had last Monday in Lynhams of Laragh where schools from around the county gathered for the presentation of the garden county flags.  There were fifty one schools in the county that met the criteria of the garden county GAA...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 21:10

Super Sports DayThe annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Sports Day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 5th June. An excellent day was had by all and the fantastic weather really made it.  The...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, June 9, 2013 - 16:59

Dunlavin N.S took the honours in the West Wicklow Credit Union Blitz that took place in Baltinglass last Tuesday. 5 teams took part on the day and after some very close matches Dunlavin N.S topped the table from Baltinglass N.S in second and...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2013 - 22:26

Just a few reminders regarding the forthcoming sports day in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 5th June:Parade begins at 10 a.m. sharp with races commencing immediately afterwardsRunning shoes must be worn for all track...

Date Article Posted: Friday, May 31, 2013 - 18:13

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

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

The Garden GAA flag presentation will now take place on Monday June 10th at 5o'clock in Lynhams in Laragh.  PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DATE

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 - 17:02

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 Credit Union Cup hurling blitz took place on Bray Emmet’s grounds on Wednesday May 22nd. Eight teams took part: Kilcoole Primary School, Glenealy, St. Cronan’s, St. Patrick’s Wicklow, St. Brigid’s Greystones, St. Kevin’s Greystones, Newtown and...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, May 26, 2013 - 18:54

This year’s sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 5th June at 10 a.m. sharp.The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on 30th...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 21:59

A GAA workshop was held on 22nd May in Kilcoole Primary School as part of the Garden County GAA Flag.  The workshop was extremely informative and was attended by a good number of schools in the North Wicklow area.  Teachers got lots of new...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 21:56

Over 500 children took part in a Fun Go Game Urban Blitz that took place in Blessington last week. Children from Gaelscoil na Lochanna, Blessington No 1,Blessington Educate Together and St Marys National schools had classes from their schools attend...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 21:54

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

The Credit Union Cup takes place on Wednesday 22nd May at 11 o’clock in Bray Emmets.  This is a 9 a-side hurling blitz. Please contact Micheal O Murchu, St. Cronan's on 01 2860440 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 22:26

 On Wednesday May 15th Kilcoole GAA Ground played host to the annual Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Camogie Blitz. The teams who participated in the blitz were Kilcoole, St. Patrick’s Bearna Chlé, St. Brigid’s Greystones, Our Lady’s School Rathdrum...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 - 22:08

The entry fee of €50 must be returned at a meeting which will take place in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School on 30th May at 8 p.m. This meeting will deal with the organisation of the sports.  Due to the large number of schools taking...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 20:13

Sports Day This year’s sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and RecreationPark, Greystones on Wednesday 5th June at 10 a.m. sharp.Events in Sports DayTrackUnder 8  50mUnder 8  80mUnder 9  50mUnder 9  80mUnder 10 ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 - 20:10

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin camogie blitz will take place on Wednesday 15th May in Kilcoole GAA Grounds beginning at 11.00am.  This is a one-day-nine-a-side camogie blitz for girls, with no age limit.Contact Emer...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 11:16

The Allianz Tráth na gCeist took place on Thursday 2nd May in the Brockagh Centre, Laragh.  The schools that took part were St.Fergals Bray, Kilcoole, Rathdrum, Rathcoyle, Kilmacanogue, Moneystown, Talbotstown, Grangecon, St.Cronans Bray and...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, May 5, 2013 - 11:13

The Credit union cup has had to be postponed due to unforeseen circumstances.It will now take place on Wednesday 22nd May at 11 in Bray Emmets.This is a 9 a-side blitz. Please contact Micheal O Murchu, St. Cronan's if interested.

Date Article Posted: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 18:46

The Allianz Tráth na gCeist is on this Thursday 2nd May at 7.30 p.m. in Brockagh Centre, Laragh.  Schools are asked to bring spot prizes on the night with a GAA theme if possible.  A great night is always had by all so get learning those...

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

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

Girls’ 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 Frawley on 01-...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 19:32

Pupils from all parts of the county took part in the County finals of the INTO Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Skills competition in a rain soaked and windy Aughrim on Wednesday last. Despite the adverse weather conditions the standard was very high and...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 19:29

Allianz Tráth na gCeist    Due to unforeseen events the Allianz Tráth na gCeist has been moved to Thursday 2nd May at 7.30 p.m. in Brockagh Centre, Laragh.  Schools are asked to bring spot prizes on the night with a GAA...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 19, 2013 - 19:25

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

Over 110 children from 1st/2nd classes attended a  9 A Side Football Blitz in Stratford/Grangecon Gaa grounds last week. The schools in attendance were Tynock N.S, Talbotstown N.S, Donard N.S, Hacketstown N.S , Knockananna N.S and Stratford N.S...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 21:43

Congratulations to all the winners who are representing their region in the County Finals in Aughrim on the 17th April at 11.00amHurlingLuke Dorgan St Kevins NSMichael Timmins St CronansJoe MacDonald Newtown NSJack Manley Avondale NSJack...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 21:08

South Wicklow INTO Skills Challenge DayBelow are the results of the Cumann na mBunscol skill tests for South Wicklow schools.Girls Camogie1. Niamh Mutton  Crossbridge N.S2. Katie o' Byrne  Aughrim N.S.3. Kaley Kavanagh Carnew N.S.3....

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 22:30

West Wicklow INTO Skills Challenge DayBelow are the results of the West Wicklow Cumann na mBunscol Skills Finals. A big thanks to all 75 players who attended on the day and to parents, teachers and CE coaches who helped on the day. It was great to...

Date Article Posted: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 22:29

A big thanks to all 34 players who attended on the day and to the parents, teachers, CE coaches and volunteers who helped on the day. It was great to see so many schools in attendance on the day and the skill level on the day was very good....

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 21:51

The next Allianz Cumann na mBunscol meeting will take place on Tuesday 16th April at 4 p.m. in the Wilton Hotel, Bray.  All are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, April 10, 2013 - 21:44

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

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

INTO Skills Challenge   The dates and venues for the Skills competition (formerly known as the INTO mini 7s) have been finalised.  Due to the large number of schools now wishing to take part, the competition will be spread over...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 14:20

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

The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Skills Competition (INTO mini 7's) will take place on the 10th and 11th April in different centres around the county. It would be important to organise this in your own school this coming week as there will be very...

Date Article Posted: Friday, March 15, 2013 - 19:45

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

11 schools took part in the recent West Wicklow Indoor Football Blitz that ran over 3 days in the West of the county.The Blitz was ran in St Kevins Dunlavin and Hacketstown Hall for boysfrom 3rd/4th classes. The emphasis of the blitz was full...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 23:12

Allianz on the wearing of gumshields in Primary SchoolsThe rule change of wearing a gumshield in all under age games to minor level now affects the insurance cover of school children who play gaelic football as a school activity...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 23:09

West Wicklow Cumann na mBunscol  Fixtures 2013/2014Boys Football 9 A-Side Blitz EventsGroup 1     Blessington, Baltinglass, Hollywood, DunlavinVenue        BLESSINGTON-- April 26th and May...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 23:00

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

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

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

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

There will be Foundation Course (Dual Football and Hurling) over 3 nights in Newtownmountkennedy Sports Centre in March.Session 1 Monday March 4th 7.00-10.15Session 2 Monday March 11th 7.00-10.15Session 3 Monday March 25th 7.00-10.15The Foundation...

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

The West Wicklow Indoor Football Fun Blitz for 3rd/4th Class boys will take place this Friday 22nd February at 11.00am. Teams are 9 A Side and players must be boys in 3rd or 4th classes. If a school has some players in 2nd class...

Date Article Posted: Monday, February 18, 2013 - 19:10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Foundation Award – Hurling and FootballTo be involved in this Foundation Award places will be filled on a ‘first come/first serve’ basis with places limited to 24 coaches and therefore it is vital to pre register by contacting  the relevant G.D...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 22:36

 All information for earning this flag was sent out to primary schools at the beginning of the school year.  This is a reminder of the target areas.1.     Take part in minimum 2 blocks of 9 weeks Coaching sessions...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 22:34

It was agreed at a meeting of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáín that similar events should be held simultaneously in the North, South and West of the county if at all possible to ensure maximum participation by all. 3rd / 4th Class...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 17, 2013 - 22:32

Date:  Saturday the 9th of March 2013   Venue:  IT CarlowOverviewThe conference will cater for club coaches who are working with playersfrom U6 to U12 in both Hurling and Football. The focus of the day will be in assisting...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 22:35

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

Fancy getting involved in something new for the new year?  How about promoting Gaelic games in your school?  The next Allianz Cumann na mBunscol meeting is on Thursday 17th January at 4 p.m. in the Wilton Hotel, Bray.  All welcome!

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 20:14

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

Blessington No 1 School claimed the Allianz Coughlan Cup in the West after some great matches played on the Astro Turf in Blessington GAA grounds last week. After a series of matches Blessington topped the group from Lacken N.S...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2012 - 23:34

Crossbridge National School in Tinahely have become All County Indoor hurling champions after winning the final played in Aughrim Community grounds. This has been  a fantastic year for this very small school in Tinahely having already captured...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 21:45

The GAA have recently launched an on-line version of Our Games - Our Code, the joint Code of Best Practice in Youth Sport.  This Code has been agreed between the GAA, the Ladies Gaelic Football Association, the Camogie Association, GAA Handball...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 13, 2012 - 21:41

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

Mouthguards and the GAA Information for Clubs, Players and Parents BACKGROUNDFollowing the GAA’s Annual Congress in April 2012 a new rule was enacted that made it mandatory to use a mouthguard in all Gaelic football matches and training...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 20:35

Kilcoole Primary School were in Croke Park on Friday 30th November as they had been nominated for two national awards for their Allianz Cumann na mBunscol work.  They had been nominated in The School of the Year category and the Promotion of...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 19:43

Kilcoole Primary School are on their way to Croke Park this Friday as they have been nominated for two national awards for their Allianz Cumann na mBunscol work.  They have been nominated in The School of the Year category and the Promotion of...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 25, 2012 - 10:50

Indoor 7 a-side hurling blitz on November 27th at 12.00 p.m until 2.00 p.m. in Roundwood GAA hall.  Contact Garrett Doyle if interested.

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 25, 2012 - 10:47

On Friday the 23rd of November Roundwood GAA Grounds played host to a 7 a side indoor camogie blitz. Three teams participated in the blitz: Kilcoole Primary School, St. Fergal's Bray and Roundwood Primary School. The emphasis of the blitz was on...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, November 25, 2012 - 10:42

Indoor 7 a-side camogie blitz next Thursday Nov 22nd at 10.00 until 11.30 in Roundwood GAA hall.Indoor 7 a-side hurling blitz on Nov 27th at 12.00 until 2.00 in Roundwood GAA hall.Contact Garrett Doyle if interested

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 23:10

Kilcoole Primary School has been nominated for two national awards for their Allianz Cumann na mBunscol work.  They have been nominated in The School of the Year category and the Promotion of Gaelic Games and Culture category.  This is a...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, November 17, 2012 - 21:49

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

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

This girls’ football blitz is on this week on Wednesday 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 claireffrawley@yahoo.co.uk

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 19:28

There will be a Wicklow GAA Coaching Workshop on Field Based Conditioning for Hurling and Football on Saturday 24th November in Blessington GAA. It’s on from 11 a.m.  to 12.30 p.m.  The workshop will be presented by Robbie Bourke. ...

Date Article Posted: Wednesday, November 7, 2012 - 19:24

The  West Wicklow Allianz Autumn Hurling League  started last week with two days of excellent hurling on show in Blessington and Stratford. The aim of these Hurling Leagues is to provide schools and players with a series of games to...

Date Article Posted: Friday, November 2, 2012 - 16:22

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

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

 Pearse Park Arklow was the venue for  the Allianz Cumann Na mBunscol South schools Allianz Camoige Blitz. Girls from  Aughrim N.S. Crossbridge N.S Tinahely. Rathdrum N.S. Carnew and Bearna Chle N.S. Thomastown took part....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 21:27

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

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

1st/2nd class blitz was held in Donard on October 5th.Scoil Nioclais Naofa ,Dunlavin and Donard NS took part and we were glad to have the blow up pitch courtesy of Paul Garrigan, Development coach, who managed to borrow the pitch from GAA...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 13:10

Ciarán Byrne who was very much involved with Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin will be participating in the Dublin City Marathon for the 31st time on October Bank Holiday Monday.  This year he is once again part of the Wicklow Hospice 100 Team...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 12:59

In November there will be an Indoor Basketball Blitz – dates and venue are yet to be decided.  Schools  will be sent a text as a reminder prior to the event.  Schools can bring more than one teams to blitz events.

Date Article Posted: Saturday, October 13, 2012 - 12:49

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

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

On Wednesday the 3rd of October 2012, Kilcoole G.A.A Grounds played host to the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin Autumn Camogie Blitz. Four teams participated in the blitz- Kilcoole Primary School, Scoil Chualann, St. Joseph’s National...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:56

Allianz Cumann na mBunscol in association with Cornmarket Financial Services Ltd. are inviting entries for the annual national awards.  All entries must pertain to the school year 2011-2012.  The categories are as follows - Pat Trainor...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:53

On Friday 14th October there is an 11 a-side boys football blitz being held.  Large schools will be in Dunlavin, contact Tommy Brennan on 045 401495 and Small schools will be in Stratford, contact Mary O’Keefe on 087 6305574.

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:52

For the hurling this year we followed the same format as last year. Instead of the traditional style leagues we had blitz type competitions. These were run on a league format with the matches in each division taking place over two days. Each team...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:50

   The new website of Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin  www.cnmbwicklow.ie was officially launched on Thursday 4th October in the Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy.  This event was combined with the AGM and there was a...

Date Article Posted: Sunday, October 7, 2012 - 12:48

The new website ofCumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin  www.cnmbwicklow.ie is going to be officially launched on this Thursday 4th October in the Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 7.30 p.m.  This event will be combined with our AGM which...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 28, 2012 - 22:32

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

This week is the turn of the girls.  The Camogie League Day will be held on 3rd October at 11.00 a.m. in Kilcoole GAA grounds.  This competition is nine-a-side with no age limit.  Contact Emer Fahy on 01-2874649 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 28, 2012 - 22:24

The second day of Division 1 and 2 were held in Bray Emmets GAA on Wednesday and Thursday of this week.  Both days were a great success with lots of teams in attendance and excellent hurling skills on show.  Well done to all who...

Date Article Posted: Friday, September 28, 2012 - 22:16

The first day of Division 1 and 2 were held in Bray Emmets GAA on Wednesday and Thursday of this week.  Both days were a great success with lots of teams in attendance and everyone involved is looking forward to day two.  The competition...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 11:24

South Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol held their first Allianz Hurling blitz for 5th and 6th classes in Pearse Park, Arklow last week.  Five schools - Arklow B.N.S., Aughrim N.S., Carnew N.S.,  Crossbridge N.S and Bearna Chlea N.S...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 10:52

The Camogie League Day will be held on 3rd October at 11.00 a.m. in Kilcoole GAA grounds.  This competition is nine-a-side with no age limit.  Contact Emer Fahy on 01-2874649 if interested.

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 10:39

Boys’ Allianz Hurling League DaysFor the hurling this year we will have a blitz type competition run on a league format over two days.  This competition is 9 a-side with no age limit.  Therefore each team plays all the other teams in the...

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 15, 2012 - 19:30

The new website ofCumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin  www.cnmbwicklow.ie is going to be officially launched on Thursday 4th October in the Parkview Hotel, Newtownmountkennedy at 7.30.  This event will be combined with our AGM which should...

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 19:30

The first tournament of the school year is hurling.  Division 1 will be held on 19th and 26th September while Division 2 will be held on 20th and 27th September.  The competitions will be held in Bray GAA grounds and will begin at 11 a.m....

Date Article Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 19:27

Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin have set up a new website www.cnmbwicklow.ie which will contain all fixtures, results, reports and lots more.  Also you can follow us on twitter www.twitter.com/cnmbwicklow

Date Article Posted: Saturday, September 1, 2012 - 10:30

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

It’s hard to believe another year has come and gone and the summer has arrived. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the teachers involved in organising and running our various competitions and helping to promote our National Games...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:46

The GAA is running 13 summer in-service courses around the country in July and August. This includes eight five day face-to face courses and two blended courses (three days face-to-face and two days online). This dynamic and...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:45

Scoil Chualann pupil Niamh Nic Cormaic has been selected to represent Allianz Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin and will play in the ‘Go Games’ on All-Ireland Final Hurling day.  Niamh has strong Kerry connections and is a grand-daughter of...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:44

The pupils of Newtownmountkennedy Primary School talked hurling with their teacher Ronan Keddy before the Christy Ring Cup against London in Croke Park.  Hopefully Wicklow will have more fortune next time.

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:42

The pupils of Newtownmountkennedy Primary School wish their teacher Ronan Keddy well in his quest for victory over London in the Christy Ring Cup in Croke Park on Saturday.

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:36

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports day took place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 6th June.  There was a good turnout of schools from all around Wicklow.  Although there were a couple of...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:36

The pupils of Kilcoole Primary School were lucky enough recently to have a visit from county coach Mick and player James Stafford.  Both men spoke about Wicklow’s training and how healthy eating plays an enormous part in an athlete’s...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:28

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 6th June at 10 a.m. sharp. Entry forms have been emailed to all schools.  Rules for Sports Day **EACH...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:27

Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin would like to express their sympathy to Garrett Doyle on the death of his mother.  Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam dílis.

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:24

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 6th June at 10 a.m. sharp. Entry forms have been emailed to all schools.  The entry fee of €50 must be...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:23

The annual Sports day will take place in Charlesland on June 6th at 10 a.m.  Schools will receive details from Ciarán O’Neill.  There has been a change in the day for the Sports Day meeting due to the upcoming referendum.  The...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:19

Well done to those who showed expert skills during the Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol INTO Mini 7’s Skills Challenge that took place in Roundwood GAA club.  The boys and girls chosen were Patrick Murphy, St Pats Wicklow (Boys Football),...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:16

Cumann na mBunscol, Cill Mhantáin would like to extend their congratulations to the Wicklow Senior Mens Football team on their fantastic win in Croke Park.  Many of the current players would have begun their gaelic skills under the eye of...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:11

Well done to those who showed expert skills during the Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol INTO Mini 7’s Skills Challenge that took place in Roundwood GAA club.  The boys and girls chosen were Patrick Murphy, St Pats Wicklow (Boys Football),...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:11

The Wicklow Allianz Cumann na mBunscol INTO Mini 7’s Skills Challenge took place in Roundwood GAA club on Wednesday 18th April.  There were players in attendance from all corners of Wicklow with schools from all across the county being...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 10:07

The Wicklow GAA Coaching Conference is on Saturday 21st April 2012 in Colaiste Chill Mhantáin, Wicklow Town.  Speakers on the day will include Mick Hagan, Pat McEnaney, Tony Scullion, Paul Caffrey, Jason Ryan, Steven McDonnell, Liam Sheedy,...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:52

PROs from all counties across the country attended a seminar in Croke Park last Saturday.  Damien O’Neill from Allianz spoke to all delegates regarding the sponsorship of Cumann na mBunscol activities.  It is hoped that this...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:48

The INTO Mini 7’s Skills Challenge will take place on 18th April in Roundwood GAA grounds.  Boys Football and Girls Football skill test will begin at 10.30.  Hurling and Camogie skill tests will begin at 12.00.  Pupils must be...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:47

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 - 09:46

This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Sports day will take place in Charlesland Sport and Recreation Park, Greystones on Wednesday 6th June at 10 a.m. sharp. We look forward to a good turnout on the day.

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:41

The Children and teachers of Newtown Primary were thrilled and privileged to have had a visit from the Sam McGuire on Thursday this week.  Everyone was amazed at the sheer size of this solid silver magnificent trophy.  Thanks to Dominic...

Date Article Posted: Monday, July 2, 2012 - 09:37

Dé Céadaoin 6ú Meitheamh ag tosú ar 10.00 a.m. in Charlesland Sports and Recreational Centre (There are strict age limits for Sports Day) 

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:08

31ú Bealtaine ag tosú ar 8.00 p.m. in Newtownmountkennedy Primary School ***It is imperative that any school participating in Sports Day 2012 is represented at this meeting

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 12:06

Welcome back to a new term in this school year.  We look forward to 2012 for many more successful Cumann na mBunscol events.

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:56

We’ve had an excellent programme of events in the Cumann na mBunscol calendar so far this year.  We had the highly successful Allianz Coughlan Cup competition which was run on a new format which worked extremely well with even more schools...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:54

Kilcoole Primary School came in 3rd place in best games promotion section of  the Cornmarket Financial Services Awards for 2011.  The Cornmarket Awards Banquet took place in Croke Park on Friday last and a great night was had by all....

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:39

All reports and photos are welcome!Please send to pro.cnmb.wicklow@gaa.ie

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:32

Kilcoole Primary School has been nominated in best games promotion section of  the Cornmarket Financial Services Awards for 2011.  The Cornmarket Awards Banquet will take place in The Hogan Mezzanine Suite, Level 4, Croke Park Stadium...

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:31

All County Cumann na mBunscol PRO’s have been given a new email address so note the change of email pro.cnmb.wicklow@gaa.ie All reports and photos are welcome!

Date Article Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:02

A Cumann na mBunscol cross-country event was held in Valleymount N.S. Twenty primary schools took part.  Here are the team and individual results for both large and small schools categories Individual  Results-Large Schools....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 22:26

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

By S. Davis, 5th Class Yellow, Kilcoole Primary School On Wednesday the 5th October the girls from our school took part in a blitz.  We entered two teams, Team A and Team B.  Team A was S. Davis, J. Byrne, S. Coster, H. Campbell-Fogarty...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:54

For the hurling this year we had a new format. Instead of the traditional style leagues we had blitz type competitions. These were run on a league format over two days.  The games were 9 a-side. Each panel had 12 players.  No age limit...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:52

Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin wish the Wicklow Ladies Junior team and their management well on Sunday in Croke Park in the All-Ireland Final.  Best of luck girls!!

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:50

Report from 5th Class pupils, Kilcoole Primary School Our Boys’ Hurling team played blitzes in Bray Emmets GAA grounds on Wednesday 21st and 28th September.  We played St. Pat’s, Glenealy, St. Cronan’s, Scoil Chualann and Rathdrum....

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:49

Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin wish to congratulate the Wicklow Ladies Junior team and their management of Dominic Leech, Martin Fitzgerald and Orla O’ Donohue on their performance on Sunday in Croke Park in the All-Ireland Final.  We wish...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 21:47

There were two very successful hurling blitzes held this week, one in Bray and the other in Greystones.  There will be two more similar days this week, Division 1 in Bray on 28ú Meán Fómhair and in Greystones on 29ú Meán Fómhair. ...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 20:45

Cumann na mBunscol Cill Mhantáin wish the Wicklow Ladies Junior team and their management of Dominic Leech, Martin Fitzgerald and Orla O’ Donohue all the best this Sunday in Croke Park in the All-Ireland Final.

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 20:11

The September General Meeting took place on Saturday last in Croke Park. The meeting began with an address by Páraic Duffy, GAA, Director General. Teachers were thanked for their continued involvement on the promotion of Gaelic games throughout the...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 20:11

The Fixtures Booklet for 2011/2012 was launched last Tuesday in the Ramada Hotel Bray. This booklet contains all the fixtures for the coming year as well as being a record of last years events. It is jam packed with photos and articles. Cumann na...

Date Article Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012 - 20:09

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