Rescheduled Girls’ Wicklow Times Shield Day 1 on 16th March


The original date for this blitz had to be cancelled due to the inclement weather.  Day 1 of the Allianz sponsored Cumann na mBunscol Wicklow Times Shield for Girls' Football will now take place on Thursday 16th March in Bray Emmets GAA Grounds at 11.45am.

This is a 9-a-side tournament, no age limit, goalkeeper, with 3 points awarded for a score over the bar and 1 point awarded into the net (the emphasis on point scoring).

Date: Thursday 16th March

Time: 11:45am

Location: Bray Emmets GAA Club

Rules: 9-aside, goalkeeper, 3 points awarded for over the bar, 1 point awarded for under the bar.

Please let Ronan Keddy, Oifigeach Peil na gCailíní Cumann na mBunscol, know via WhatsApp (086 3021594) no later than Tuesday 14th March if your school will be in attendance and, if so, how many teams you will be sending.

The results from Day 1 will be used to grade and assign teams to a particular division for Day 2 of the competition which will take place on Thursday 30th March. Trophies and medals will be awarded to the winners and runners up of each division on Day 2 of the competition.

Finally, Cumann na mBunscol relies on the generosity of GAA clubs to host events. We ask all schools to remind students to be respectful of facilities during a Blitz e.g. use of bathrooms, taking rubbish with them etc.