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02/07/2019 Kerry Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Hurling... The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol hurling finals were played in splendid... read on
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The Allianz Cumann na mBunscol hurling finals were played in splendid underfoot conditions in Tom Healy Park Abbeydorney. In all, three finals were decided with the result of the Div. 2 and div.3 finals right in the balance right up to final whistle as supporters from all sides willed their troops to success and, while the Div. 1 final didn’t exactly...


A drenched Musgrave Park played host to last Thursday’s historic A Hurling Championship Final between two Gaelscoileanna, namely Bunscoil an tSléibhe Dhuibh and Bunscoil Phobal Feirste. The hotly anticipated final, being billed as ‘Battle of the Bunscoileanna’, didn’t fail to disappoint the large crowd of...

Sports Day Was Well Worth the Wait

Tuesday 25th June, 2019



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 well worth the wait! Wednesday was a fantastic day showing the pride, pace and passion of the primary school...


The curtain comes down on Sunday June 30th on the Munster Hurling Championship when Tipperary and Limerick meet in the Gaelic Grounds. The Munster GAA Primary Game will once again allow 44 boys and girls to play on the big stage at the hottest ticket in town. 'By the time Sunday's games are over, 484 children will have worn their county jersey in Semple...


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 mbliots ann arannphairtíochta ach inniu...

Girls Football Finals in Tralee

Saturday 15th June, 2019



Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chiarraí Girls Football Finals Four of the Girls Allianz Cumann na mBunscol football finals were played in perfect underfoot conditions in Austin Stacks Park.The westerly wind affected the pattern of the opening game but not even the heavy mist which had descended for the final game could dampen the spirit, endeavour...


Laois Cumann na mBunscol hosted their annual Leinster Allianz Camogie Blitz in the LOETB Centre of Excellence in Portlaoise. Eight county primary school teams represented their counties with skill and determination of the highest standard with over 160 players and 20 teachers from all over Leinster taking part in the event.Huge thanks to Laois GAA ( for...

New Name on Limerick Leader Cup

Wednesday 12th June, 2019



The Limerick Leader Cup is contested by the 15 -a -side A champions of each of the four Divisions in Limerick. The competition has been dominated in recent years by Doon CBS who were winners on four consecutive occasions from 2015 to 2018. There is a new name on the cup in 2019 as Lisnagry NS overcame West Limerick champions Mahoonagh NS in a closely contested...


Scoil na Fuiseoige entered this years Belfast Allianz Cumann na mBunscol hurling campaign with one eye on the future in offering starting places to no less than four Primary 4 players whilst also knowing that both the supreme talent of Fionn Mc Callin and the consistency of Ethan Mc Kee would provide the best chance of silverware for some years. Their route to...


East Limerick regained the Mackey Cup after a six year gap as they went back to winning ways in Bruff when the team of 2019 captured the blue riband of primary schools hurling last Wednesday. The tournament which showcases the cream of young hurling talent had to be moved at short notice as the Gaelic Grounds was unavailable. Bruff proved an excellent venue...


Dreams Come True in the Munster GAA Primary Game The Munster GAA Primary Game, which has been in existence since 1996, continues to make dreams come true for boys and girls throughout the province. What an opportunity it is to run onto the pitch in Páirc Uí Chaoimh, the Gaelic Grounds, Semple Stadium or Fitzgerald Stadium in your county...


Holy Child Primary School ended their long wait for the Allianz sponsored Raffo Cup when the boys got to bring the prestigious trophy back home to their Andersonstown school.The boys had a great start to the Gaelic campaign, back in October, when they reached the League Final. On a day of atrocious weather, and gale force winds, the boys were second best to a...


Allocations of Mini 7s 2019CountyGirls’ FootballBoys’...


Nine teams were entered for the GAA/INTO Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Mini Sevens camogie finals in Kerry and following the draw the three groups were as follows. In group 1 a young Ardfert NS lost their two games to Kilmoyley NS and Kilflynn NS. The final group game between Kilflynn and Kilmoyley was a ding dong affair and the sides were deadlocked at the end of an...


The GAA/INTO Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Mini Sevens finals were played in Caherslee. In the hurling, a record number of schools participated in search of the coveted county title and a representative from their school to be chosen to play on the hallowed ground in Páirc an Chrócaigh on All Ireland Hurling final day in August. Eighteen...


Liam Magee, Principal of St Columban's Primary School in Belcoo, Co Fermanagh, has been elected as Cathaoirleach of Coiste Náisiúnta of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol. Liam has served as Uachtarán for the past three years and prior to that, he held the position of Cisteoir for five years.Speaking after the recent AGM of Cumann na...


Cumann na mBunscolCornmarket Award Winners 2019Category 1 Pat Trainor AwardsJim O Riordan (Wicklow)Category 2 Public Relations1. Corcaigh2. Baile Atha Cliath3. Ard Mhacha, CiarraíHighly Commended - Fear Manach, Port LairgeCategory 3 County Publication1. Luimneach2. Corcaigh3. An MhíCategory 4 Promotion of Gaelic Games and...

Saturday 16th March, 2019



The Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol na mBunscol Awards were held in the Sligo Park Hotel on Friday March 8th. Over 200 guests attended the Awards Banquet in Sligo. Cumann na mBunscol Shligigh worked tirelessly for weeks in advance of the night to ensure that every detail was covered. Bernie Ryan, Principal of Holy Family NS in Tubbercurry, saw her five year...

2019 INTO Mini Sevens

Saturday 16th March, 2019



The INTO GAA Mini Sevens have been a feature of Big Match Day in Croke Park on All- Ireland semi-final and final days since 1987. Boys and girls from all counties of Ireland and beyond get the opportunity to play in Croke Park on the occasion of the biggest games in the GAA calendar. Tipperary native Gerry O Meara, Principal of Scoil Treasa in Firhouse, Co. Dublin...

AGM of Coiste na Mumhan

Monday 14th January, 2019



All six Munster counties were represented at the AGM of Coiste na Mumhan of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol in Adare last Friday. John Brennan of Munster GAA and John Cregan of Limerick GAA were guests. Tomás O hAinifein presided and gave a thorough account of a busy year on the playing front. Primary Game coordinator reported that 484 boys and girls played...

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