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Magic Sports Moment award for Joe Canning

At the Irish Independent Awards Galway hurler Joe Canning received the award for Magic Sports Moment for his part in the Tribesmen’s victory over Tipperary in the All-Ireland Semi Final. read more..

Galway 'Minor Hurling Player of the Year' Award Presentation

Galway Minor Hurler of the Year Darren Morrissey receives his trophy from Galway team manager Jeffrey Lynskey. read more..

Galway Supporters Club in Boston

Peter Murray and Martin Faherty of the Galway Supporters Club in Boston presenting a cheque for the players training fund to the Galway senior team managers, Micheal Donoghue and Kevin Walsh. read more..

Conor Cooney is Leinster Hurler of the Year

Galway’s Conor Cooney is presented with the Leinster Hurler of the Year ‘Pearse Medal’ by the provincial chairman Jim Bolger. read more..

GAA Player Conference

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Micheál Donoghue - Manager of the Year

Galway’s All-Ireland winning hurling manager Micheál Donoghue has seen off serious competition to scoop the Philips Lighting Sports Manager of the Year award.Micheál was at the helm as the Tribesmen landed their first Liam MacCarthy title in 29 years by defeating Watreford at Croke Park, and was honoured at a gala event in Dublin.The 12 monthly award winners were in contentio read more..

'Bertie Coleman Award' presented to Tom Cunningham

At the Coiste Peil na nÓg AGM Tom Cunningham was presented with the 'Bertie Coelman Award' for 2017. Photo: (left to right) Larry Lohan P.R.O., Caroline Mannion Juvenile Secretary of Mountbellew/Moylough GAA Club, Tom Cunningham and Liam Challoner sponsor of 'player of the match awards' during th year. Other awards were presented as follows: Club of the Year: Salthill/Knocknacarra, S read more..

A Season of Sundays 2017

Tom Brennan, from Clarinbridge, and his fellow Galway supporters celebrate with the Liam MacCarthy Cup following the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Final at Croke Park. One of many outstanding photographs in Sportsfile's "A Season of Sundays 2017" which is now on sale. read more..


County Hurling Final 'Man of the Match'

Liam Mellow's Adrian Morrissey is presented with the 'man of th match award' following the County Senior Hurling Final at Pearse Stadium by Nigel Canavan of th Salthill Hotel (sponsors) read more..

Baireoiri na Gaillimhe Presentation Night

Galway's David Burke with former Tipperary All-Ireland winning captain Jimmy Finn at the Baireoiri na Gaillimhe Presentation Night to honour former Galway hurlers from 1950 to 1965. read more..

Under 21 B West Football title for An Cheathrú Rua.

Padraic Mac Donnacha, Chairman West GPC, presenting the Under 21 B Football Cup to Colin Ó Dómhnaill, captain of the An Cheathrú Rua. read more..

West Board Under 21 A Football Title for Salthill/Knocknacarra

Fr. Joe Keogh and Mairtain Ó Curraoin presenting (on behalf of the sponsors, Keogh Accountancy Group) the West Board Under 21 A Football Cup to William Finnerty, captain of the Salthill/Knocknacarra Team. read more..

Ballygar players celebrating their County Under 21 C Hurling Final victory

Ballygar players celebrating their County Under 21 C Hurling Final victory. read more..

Ballygar win County Under 21 C Hurling Final

Michael Larkin chairman of the Galway Hurling Committee presenting the County Under 21 C Hurling Cup to Ballygar's captain Conor Healy. Photo: Mike O'Hehir. read more..

Sylane Junior Hurling Captains

Sylane’s Kevin Moran and Paul Burke are presented with the Junior A Cup by John Fahey, Secretary of the Galway Hurling Committee. read more..

Sylane Man of the Match celebrating with family and friends

Sylane's Gary O'Neill, Gullane's Hotel, Ballinasloe Man of the Match, with family and supporters after the Junior Final. read more..

Galway GAA Annual 2017

The 2017 Galway GAA Annual has hit the shops. Compiled and edited by Galway GAA PRO Seamus Finnerty, the bumper 104-page publication reflects on another action-packed year of Gaelic Games the county with photos and articles covering all the main events over the past 12 months, including Galway’s historic All-Ireland minor and senior hurling final successes.   read more..

Press Release: Cyril Donnellan retires from Inter-County Hurling

Cyril Donnellan (CLG Padraig Pearses) has announced his retirement from Inter-County Hurling after ten years of sterling service.Cyril played his first game for the Galway Senior Hurlers in 2008 and in 35 Championship appearances scored 6-33. With the County he won 2 Lenister Senior Hurling Championship titles, 2 National Leagues and ends his days in the Maroon and White Jersey having reached hu read more..

Hurlers on their way to Fenway Park (2)

Galway v Dublin in Fenway Hurling Classic - Sunday 19th November TG4 Colm Callanan of Galway poses ahead of the AIG Super 11's Fenway Classic Semi-Final matches in Boston, MA, USA. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile Games will be broadcast on TG4 on November 19th with Dublin v Galway in the first semi-final followed by Clare v Tipperary in the second semi-final. ... read more..

Health and Wellbeing

The Galway GAA Health and Wellbeing Committee that attended a Seminar in the Loughrea Hotel and Spa (left to right) Ciaran Lynch, Aoife Lane, Iggy Clarke, Mickey Harte Tyrone Manager, Justin Campbell, Gerry Fahy, Katie Kilbane, Ruth Mulkerrins and Ciara Mooney (see more) read more..

Galway Minor and Under 21 dual star heads down under

Cillian McDaid one of Galway's best dual underage players in recent years is off to Australia and set to become the Carlton Blues' latest Irish recruit.The Monivea/Abbey youngster, who scored 1-1 from wing back in the Tribesmen's All-Ireland Under 21 Football Final defeat to Dublin earlier this year, will fly out to Melbourne to sign a two-year international rookie contract with the Aussie Rules read more..

Galway County GAA Convention - Elections for four positions on Board

The Nominations have been announced for the Galway County GAA Board for 2018. There will be elections for the position of Vice Chairman, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer and Development officer. The elections will take place on the 11th of December in the Lough Rea Hotel and Spa. Going for the post of Vice Chairman will be Kenneth Fox of Moycullen, Kevin Clancy of Oughterard, Mary Judge of Caherlis... read more..

Clare stop Galway's bid to retain AIG Fenway Hurling Classic 11's Cup

A superb display by Peter Duggan helped Clare capture the AIG Fenway Hurling Classic at Fenway Park by 50 points to 33. He finished with a tally of 27 points as Clare, having defeated Tipperary by 50-45 in the semi-final, found that another half century of points was enough to claim the crown. Galway rallied after half-time to set up the prospect of a tight finish but Duggan’s goal touch read more..

Gort - Junior Colleges Hurling Champions

Gerry Flynn presenting the Connacht Junior Post Primary Schools Cup to Gort Community Schools joint captains Padraic Murphy and Jason O'Donoghue with Ciaran Byrnes Chairperson Connacht Post Primary Schools. read more..

Jason Donoghue receiving then 'Player of the Match Award'

Jason Dohoghue receiving then 'Player of the Match Award' from NUIG's Michael O'Connor (Sponsors) after Gort Community School's win over Presentation College Athenry in the Connacht Junior Hurling Final played at Pearse Stadium.  read more..

Five goal Reaney stars for Galway Ladies in All-Ireland Under 21Final victory

Emma Reaney bagged an incredible individual haul of 5-2 as Galway were crowned Aisling McGing All-Ireland U21 ladies football champions for the very first time.The rampant Tribeswomen saw off the challenge of neighbours and Connacht rivals Mayo by a whopping 35 points at St Croan’s GAA club in Roscommon.This was third time lucky for Galway, who lost previous finals in 2016 and 2013.There w read more..


Liam Mellows into County Senior Hurling Final - after 47 year wait

Liam Mellows are through to their first Galway Senior Hurling Championship Final since 1970 after edging out Cappataggle by 0-13 to 1-9 at Kenny Park Athenry in the semi-final.The winners had to withstand a strong second half fightback by Cappataggle after taking a 0-7 to 0-3 lead into the break.A goal by Jarlath Mannion brought his side back into the game and going into added time ‘Mellow read more..

Gort win replay with Craughwell to reach County Senior Hurling Final

In the replay of a Senior Hurling Championship, at Kenny Park Athenry, Gort were the winners against Craughwell by 1-17 to 1-15 and will now play Liam Mellows in the County Final at Pearse Stadium on Sunday 3rd December.   read more..

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