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23/09/2018 Age Limits for INTO Mini Sevens INTO MINI- SEVENS SERIES -2018 /2019 nbsp; nbsp; nbsp;The Dates for... read on
14/09/2018 Past pupils do Patrickswell NS proud All-Ireland euphoria is still in the air in Limerick as followers... read on
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Age Limits for INTO Mini Sevens

Sunday 23rd September, 2018



INTO MINI- SEVENS SERIES -2018 /2019 The Dates for participation are as below: Total enrolment of either boys or girls 3rd to 6th classes inclusive: No. Of pupils born on or after 200+: 1st Jan 2007 170 – 199: 1st Dec 2006 140 – 169: 1st Nov 2006 110 – 139: 1st Oct 2006 80 – 109: 1st Sept 2006 50 – 79: 1st Aug 2006 30 – 49: 1st July...

Past pupils do Patrickswell NS proud

Thursday 13th September, 2018



All-Ireland euphoria is still in the air in Limerick as followers savour a first senior All Ireland hurling victory since 1973. Limerick County Board recently announced that it would ensure that every primary school in the city and county would host a visit from the Liam McCarthy Cup. And they have been true to their word. Today, all associated with...

General Meeting Saturday September 15th

Tuesday 04th September, 2018


The General Meeting of Cumann na mBunscol will take place on Saturday September 15th 2018 in St Patrick's Training College, Drumcondra at 11:00 a.m. Tea/Coffee will be available from 10:30 a.m. Lunch will be served after the meeting. Parking is available at the College ….BUT ….if you park illegally you will be clamped.Every County and...

Curtain comes down on INTO Mini Sevens 2018

Wednesday 29th August, 2018



Sunday September 2nd will see the curtain come down, however briefly, on what has been a hectic summer for Gerry O Meara who is Mini Sevens co ordinator and an officer of Cumann na mBunscol Náisiúnta.With two All Ireland hurling semi finals on the last weekend in July, two All Ireland football semi finals on the weekend of August 11th and 12th,...

All set for the new season in Limerick

Wednesday 29th August, 2018



Cathaoirleach Seosamh Ó hUallacháin and Runai Colm Ó Cíobháin have lost no time in getting things under way in Limerick City. The AGM of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Cathair Luimnigh will be held on Thursday 6th of September in the staff room in Gaelscoil Chaladh an Treoigh at 3.30pm. Please post all of the relevant...


A new school year has come around. What a strange feeling to be back in the classroom with the hurling final a memory and the All Ireland football final just days away.Officers of an Coiste Naisiúnta met with Alan Black of Allianz at the World Meeting of Families at the RDS. Alan has liaised closely with the Coiste Naisiunta and Allianz will once again be...


Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Thír Eoghain held their eagerly awaited showcase event of 2018 when the ‘Outdoor County Football Finals’ took place on Wednesday 6 June in the magnificent grounds of the Garvaghey complex. The sun shone brightly, thankfully, but not as brightly as our footballers from the 20+ school teams from across...


The Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol ‘B’ Camogie League Final took place on Tuesday 15th May at Coláiste Feirste. A fantastic venue with beautiful sunshine was an excellent setting for the 1st of three finals that day. Christ the Redeemer and Bunscoil an tSléibhe Dhuibh came head to head for the 2nd year running. It was a...

Mini Sevens Fever in Kerry

Thursday 24th May, 2018



Allianz Cumann na mBunscol ChiarraíINTO Mini Sevens finals 2018. Tom Healy Park Abbeydorney was the venue for the festival of hurling and camogie in Kerry. These finals were rescheduled from the previous week due to the inclement weather and thankfully were played in near perfect conditions. The sod was perfect for hurling well cut, dry and the...

East is Best in Limerick Mini Sevens

Friday 27th April, 2018



East schools complete clean sweepThe county final stage of the INTO Mini Sevens, organised by Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Luimnigh, took place in Mick Neviile Park in Rathkeale last week. The finals were contested by the winning schools who emerged after blitzes held in each of the four Divisions within the county.‘We had huge interest in the Mini...


Over 250 teachers from all parts of Ireland gathered in Kilkenny last weekend for The Cumann na mBunscol Awards, sponsored by Cornmarket Group Financial Services.‘The Awards recognise excellence in the promotion of Gaelic Games in primary schools,’ according to Bernadette Ryan who is National Chairperson of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol....

Munster AGM

Sunday 14th January, 2018



The Annual General Meeting of Cumann na mBunscol Coiste na Mumhan was held in the Rochestown Park Hotel in Cork last Friday night. Leas Cathaoirleach of the Munster Council Liam Lenihan was a guest and spoke in glowing terms of the great work teachers doing in promoting Gaelic Games among young players. He paid tribute to the work of the Coiste and spoke of the...


The annual handball games between Belfast and Dublin were held in Saint Paul's on Friday 16th of June.The two teams of six enjoyed showing off their skills in front of a small number of family and friends.While many of the games were closely fought, it was Belfast who emerged eventual winners with a 6-0 score line.All the children had a great day and...


Páirc Ui Rinn 10.30 11.30 12.30 1.30 Tuesday 8th GF3 GS Ch Ui Leighin V Whitechurch 13 a side, 20 mins a half F4 Watergrasshill V Whitechurch 15 a side, 20 mins a half GF4 Watergrasshill V Inch 13 a side, 20 mins a half F5 Inch V Ballintotas 11 a side, 15...

Newsflash from the Kingdom

Saturday 23rd April, 2016



Date for diary.. Hurling co ordinator Conor Kearney has to bringforward his camogie and hurling mini sevens ..These were due to be played on first weekof May but some schools are taking extended May Bank Holiday break..Mini sevens hurling and camogie are now going ahead this Tuesday April 26th inAbbeydorney starting at 10 a.m.,All teams guaranteed at...

Busy times in the Kingdom

Tuesday 05th April, 2016


Brendan’s Board Mini Sevens football Finals will be held inCahersalee, Tralee this Thursday 7th April. Four girls and four boysteams will participate and each team will play three games in a roundrobin format. The action starts at 10.00a.m. The following are the teams who have qualified for this years Brendan’s Board finals:Ardfert NS ,...


There can rarely have been a more popular winner of the Pat Trainor Award for Lifetime Contribution to Primary Schools Gaelic Games than Pádraig Ó Catháin. The genial Duagh man was honoured at the Cumann na mBunscol Awards in Ballincollig and was presented with his award by Áine McGlinchey, daughter of the late Pat. Paddy was awarded the...

Coiste Naisiúnta elected for 2016-2017

Tuesday 22nd March, 2016



The Comhdháil Bhliantúil of Cumann na mBunscol took place recently in Ballincollig,Co.Cork. Hats off to Sciath na Scol who hosted the Annual General Meeting. It was superbly organised. The Cumann na mBunscol Awards,sponsored by Cornmarket Financial Services, took place on the previous night and were a resounding success as excellence in all...

Allianz Ulster Quiz a Huge Success

Tuesday 15th March, 2016


Allianz Cumann na mBunscol- Ulster QuizThe Ulster Final of the Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Quiz took place in The Mt.Errigal Hotel Letterkenny on Monday 14 March.32 schools from the 9 Ulster counties made their way to the North West venue and the standard overall was very impressive. Only a few points separated the teams at the end of 10 rounds of...

Donegal Handball Results

Friday 05th February, 2016


Results from Allianz Cumann Na Bunscol Handball FinalsBoys u11 Singles Oisin McGlynn (SN An Choimin)Boys u11 Doubles Shane McCormick & Odhrán O Connor (SN Taobhoige)Boys u13 Singles Oisin Marley (Dromore NS)Boys u13 Doubles Ryan Coyle and Ruaírí Mc Laughlin (Dromore NS)Girls u11 Singles Rachel Patton (Rockfield NS)Girls u11 Doubles...

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