Minor preparations are beginning for the 2019 Fr Manning Cup in Gaelic Football which starts in October where Kilkenny have been drawn with Waterford, Wexford and Carlow. The first trial for panel selection takes place at MW Hire Training Centre on Monday 30th September at 6:30pm. All the players listed are asked to attend. Clubs are asked to communicate session information to their players. Click below for panel details.read more
A busy weekend of club action kicks of on Saturday with the Michael Lyng Motors Hyundai Intermediate League and Shield finals, while the St Canice's Credit Union League and Shield Finals on Sunday. There is also a full card of first round games on offer over both days. Click below for a full list of all games and a list of dates for the remainder of the championships.
NB: The O’Loughlin Gaels Vs Dicksboro game has a throw-in time of 2pm and not 1.45pm as advertised.read more
Leinster GAA will host a Club forum on Oct 5th in the Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise. Click below for full details and for registration click hereread more
A 'Prepare to Perform' Workshop will be held in conjunction with Leinster GAA in Loreto Secondary School on Monday Sept 30th at 7.30pm. Click below for full details.
Also there is an 'Introduction to Performance Analysis Workshop' available to Adult Club Coaches in Kilkenny. Click below for details of how to apply.
The draw for the JJ Kavanagh & Sons Quarter finals took place in Nowlan Park on Monday night, click below for full draw details. These games will be played on the weekend of September 28th and 29th.read more
Celebrating our Culture, Clogh Writers host Culture Night 2019, a celebration of our local community, through music, words, song and dance by local school children and local and visiting artists.
Culture Night Friday 20 September 2019, Moneenroe Hall, 7.30pm. Click below for full details.read more
This Sunday sees action from the JJ Kavanagh & Sons Junior hurling first round with all games taking place on Sunday. Following this round of games the draw for the quarter finals will take place in Nowlan Park on Monday night at 8pm.
For all fixtures click hereread more
Click below for Bórd ná nÓg update from PRO Pado Flynn
In recent years the committee decided to take on the construction of a new 40x20 court. The new court will complement the existing 60x30 court to become a unique facility providing year round handball in County Kilkenny with a future add on wall ball court. This state of the art handball facility will serve GAA Handball proudly in the south east from the coming season and ensure the future of handball in Kilfane.
Funded by Kilkenny Leader Partnership, Kilkenny County Council and Sports Capital Programme, the Kilfane Handball Club Development Draw will help complete this exciting build. Launched last weekend the Development Draw has already had a very positive response from the handball community and beyond.
- 1st Prize is a Ride on Lawn mower valued at €3500 or €3000 in cash
- 2nd Prize €1000 cash
- 3rd Prize €500 cash
Tickets are €20 each and can be bought from club members or by DM via the Kilfane Handball Facebook Page. The draw will take place in the club rooms on Sunday 27th of October.read more
Following Saturdays packed schedule of eighteen games across the St Canice's Credit Union Senior, Michael Lyng Motors Hyundai Intermediate and the JJ Kavangh & Sons Junior competitions the pairings for the League and Shield finals and the match-ups for the Championship first rounds are now clear.
In the Senior Dicksboro play O'Loughlin Gaels in the League final in a two weeks time, while Clara and Rower Inistioge will contest the Shield final. Meanwhile in the Intermediate Tullaroan and Thomastown will contest the League final and St Martins will take on St Lachatins in the Shield final. Both games in two weeks time.
The JJ Kavanagh & Sons Junior Championship will commence next weekend while the St Canices Credit Union Senior and the Michael Lyng Motors Hyundai Intermediate Championship will commence in two weeks time.
For all yesterdays results click here, to view table for each group click on the group title.
For pictures from some of Saturday's games, click here (Willie Dempsey)read more
Click below for Bórd ná nÓg update from PRO Pado Flynnread more
Kilmacow GAA club has been named as the Kilkenny county winner in the Chadwicks Kit Out Competition. The club picked up €1000 worth of Chadwicks products for being one of 12 county winners and will now compete against two other Leinster clubs for the overall prize of €10,000 worth of Chadwicks products.
You can view the Kilmacow video and vote for the club at https://www.balls.ie/gaa/vote-gaa-club-win-chadwicks-e10000-kit-competition-416366read more