Today hurling is stronger in Munster than in any other part of Ireland although you will find clubs and counties participating all over the country. The number of players and scoring is similar to Gaelic Football. The All-Ireland Hurling Final is always held in Croke Park.
The Gaelic Athletic Association The G.A.A.
The Gaelic Athletic Association was founded in Ireland in 1884 by Michael Cusack and Maurice Davin to allow ordinary Irish people to compete in athletics and to revive interest in our National sports. It included Gaelic Football, Hurling, Camogie (ladies hurling) and handball.
The GAA now has over 350 clubs outside of Ireland. There are over 4,000 registered players in North America. You can also find Gaelic Football being enjoyed in China, Australia, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, and all across Europe.
We will follow the All-Ireland Championship for both Gaelic Football and Hurling. Additionally we will spotlight Irish