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INTO Mini Sevens 2017-2018

Wednesday 20th September, 2017



INTO Mini – Sevens 2017 / 18. The age limits as set out below apply to the 2017/ 2018 mini sevens competitions.Age limits for Boys or GirlsTotal enrolment of Boys only or Girls only: (3rd to 6th class inclusive)Children born on or after:Enrolment D.o.B.200 pupils - 1st January 2006170 - 199 pupils - 1st December 2005.140 - 169 pupils - 1st November...

September General Meeting 2017

Monday 18th September, 2017



Cumann na mBunscol held its September General Meeting in the Croke Park Hotel on Saturday last September 16th. There was a large attendance. Cathaoirleach Bernadette Ryan presided over the meeting and thanked the delegates who had travelled from all parts of the country.Gerry O Meara gave a very thorough and concise account of the 2017 INTO Mini Sevens...

The INTO Mini Sevens are back!

Saturday 12th August, 2017



Each Sunday from August 6th to September 17th, Gerry O Meara and his team will ensure that the INTO Mini Sevens, coordinated by Cumann na mBunscol, take centre stage in Croke Park.The INTO GAA Mini Sevens have been a feature of Big Match Day in Croke Park during the months of August and September since the concept became a reality in 1987. Boys and girls from all...


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...


Antrim Allianz Cumann na mBunscol thriller in the Belfast final!Bunscoil Phobal Feirste 4-2St Michael's 2-6A large crowd was in attendance on to witness a pulsating classic played out between two excellent sides.The Shaw's Road Gaels settled quicker and dominated all the early exchanges in the soaring heat at Musgrave Park. Their commanding...


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...

The County Finals of Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 40 X 20 Handball were held on Saturday, 16th January in St. Coman's Handball Club, Roscommon. Here are the results.County Final ResultsGirls:Under 13 Singles - Winner - Carragh Kennedy, Roxboro N.S.Runner Up - Katie Heneghan, Tisrara N.S.Under 13 Doubles -Winner - Siobhan & Aisling Treacy, Mount...

St Conaire's NS take over the reins in Clare

Thursday 21st January, 2016



Clare Cumann na m Bunscol affairs have been run very capably for the past two years by the teachers of Sixmilebridge NS. As 2016 dawns, Sixmilebridge NS hand over the reins to St Conaire's NS from Shannon. Here are the details of the new executive committee in Clare from April 2016 going forward. Chairperson: Colm Pilkington (086 0537955) Treasurer:...


Over 120 children took part in our recent quiz in The Mt.Errigle Hotel Letterkenny.The winners were as follows:1st Kilmacrennan NS2nd Scoil Iosagáín Buncrana3rd Scoil Cróine Dungloe4th Frosses NSThe 4 schools now go on to represent Dún na nGall in the Ulster Quiz final.


Scoil Cróine, Dungloe, and Tooban NS took the honours in the recent indoor county finals held in Burnfoot.In a first ever victory for the North West Donegal team Scoil Cróine were just too strong for a gallant Tooban team. In what turned out to be the decider the Dungloe lads held on to to win 3-2 , with star player Karl Magee scoring a hat trick to seal their...

AGM in Limerick

Wednesday 23rd September, 2015



The AGM of Allianz Cumann na m Bunscol Luimnigh will take place in St Paul's NS, Dooradoyle on Monday September 28th at 8 p.m. All teachers involved in Cumann na mBunscol are invited to attend. Games Manager Noel Hartigan will also attend. If your county would like to publicise any Allianz Cumann na mBunscol event on this website, please e mail details to...

Hurling up a storm in Wicklow

Friday 18th September, 2015



Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Great Hurling on show in the Boys’ Allianz Hurling League Day 1 On Wednesday 16th of September, Day One of the Allianz Boys Hurling League took place in Bray Emmets GAA Club. It was a lovely, sunny autumn day with eight teams in total participating. St.Patrick’s, Wicklow Town, Rathdrum BNS,...

Last Day Out for Mini Sevens Stars

Monday 14th September, 2015



The curtain comes down on the Cumann na mBunscol INTO /Respect Exhibition Games on Sunday when, for the last time this season, forty boys and girls share the Field of Dreams with their heroes. Dublin midfielder Brian Fenton played in the Mini Sevens in 2005 on the day of the 2005 All Ireland Football final between Kerry and Tyrone. Brian lined out in the number 4...


Allianz Cumann na mBunscol Girls Football Finals.On Tuesday the 2nd of June the rural Girls football finals werecontested in a windy Austin Stack Park. In all four finals were downfor decision. The 2 Teacher , the 3 Teacher, the 4/5 Teacher and the6/8 Teacher finals.Allianz Cumann na mBunscol 2 Teacher Final In the two teacher final Scoil AN Ghleanna...

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