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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...


The A.G.M. of Cumann na mBunscol, Coiste na Mí took place on Monday February 11th at Gaelscoil Éanna, Navan. Chairman Willie Lyons welcomed everyone and reports were read by the Chairman, Secretary; Nodlag O’ Neill - Forde, Treasurer; Mary Devine and PRO; Caroline Gibbons. All reported on a very busy year for schools around the...


This year’s Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Chonnacht Handball Finals were held on Saturday February 16th in Salthill, Galway. A special word of thanks to Salthill Handball Club for use of their fine facilities.Many thanks also to Pierce Lalor, Morgan Darcy and Oisín Ó Cúláin who gave freely of their time and refereed all...


The Leinster Allianz Cumann na mBunscol boys handball competition took place in St Brigids GAA club in Castleknock.U11 singles final Wexford,( Eoin Kinsella, Coolgreaney NS) V Kilkenny (Eoin Brennan, Firoda NS)Winner: KilkennyU11 Doubles finalWexford, (Conor Doyle and Danny Peiro Taghmon NS) v Kilkenny, (Jack Egan and Shane Doyle Windgap...


The Belfast section of the Antrim Allianz Cumann Na Bunscol indoor Hurling Final took place atLa Salle Secondary School . The four group winners - Bunscoil Phobal Feirste, Christ The Redeemer, Bunscoil AntSleibhe Dhuibh and Holy Child PS made for a highly competitive event.The opening game between Christ The Redeemer and Bunscoil An...

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...

Tráth na gCeist i gCiarraí

Wednesday 19th December, 2018



Bliain na Gaeilge2018 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol.Deirtear gur fearr déanach ná go brách agus is dócha gur amhlaidh atá agus sinn ag eagrú comórtas Tráth na gCeist i nGaeilge i mí na Nollag mar chuid de imeachtaí Bliain na Gaeilge 2018 agus is tráthúil guri...


Handball in South Limerick The 2018 instalment of the South Primary Schools Handball took place on November 30th. John the Baptist Community School was once again the venue and their great facilities for Handball were host to some top quality action.Four schools were represented with 34 pupils taking part. New champions were crowned in each of the U11 and...


The 2018 instalment of the South Primary Schools Handball took place on November 30th. John the Baptist Community School again was the venue and their great facilities for Handball were host to some top quality action.Four schools were represented with 34 pupils taking part. New champions were crowned in each of the U11 and U13 boys and girls grades. South...

Football Fever strikes Royal County

Monday 26th November, 2018



The 2018 Allianz Cumann na mBunscol An Mhí Football Finals took place over 3 days at Páirc Tailteann, Navan and St. Loman's Park, Trim. 16 games took place over the 3 days with perfect weather conditions for November football. Huge crowds of spectators were present each day and they were treated to some excellent team performances with...

Victory for Park Lodge in a thriller

Tuesday 30th October, 2018



Our Lady of Lourdes, Park Lodge had a hard fought victory against Bunscoil an tSléibh Dhuibh in the Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Belfast Girls C league final. After a tough first half Park Lodge raced into an 11 point lead but Bunscoil an tSléibh Dhuibhmade a spirited comeback and cut the deficit to 5 point. However, a spirited Park Lodge...

Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol Awards 2019

Wednesday 26th September, 2018



Cornmarket Cumann na mBunscol Awards 2019Great prizes to be won!!! Category 1: Pat Trainor Hall of Fame Award: This award was instigated to remember a friend and colleague Pat Trainor. The object of the award is to honour a fellow teacher who has given years of service to Gaelic Games promotion. The winning nominee will receive two All-Ireland tickets for...

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...

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