Last Thursday evening representaives from all clubs involved in coaching under 12, under 10 and under 8's met in Newpark Hotel. The programme for the coming season was outlined together with explanations on the format of Go Games Blitzes.
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26 stewards from clubs all over Kilkenny took part in the first stewards course in Nowlan Park over the weekend. A second course takes place this coming week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights. The course was delivered by Pat Cahill of Longford GAA and P J Kelly of Laois GAA. The reaction from all the participants was hugely positive with the emphasis on participation and all derived great fun from the experience. There are still some places available on this week's course. Contact Seamus Reade on 085-1389397 if you are interested. The course carries a certification from Portabello Institute. Click on Read More below for group photograph.read more
Following a comprehensive win over Good Counsel in the semi-final St Kierans College take on St Peters of Wexford in the Leinster Post Primary Schools A Final in Netwatch Cullen Park this coming Saturday 28th February at 2pm.
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Two IT Information sessions have been arranged for Club Officers as follows:
Southern Clubs: Tuesday 10th March - Scoil Aireagail, Ballyhale at 7.30pm
Northern Clubs: Wednesday 11th March - Kilkenny Education Centre. Callan Road at 7,30pm
The sessions will cover the Servasport Registration system, Club E Mail, Social Media and Score Updates.
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Although the result on the field was disappointing, the new Media Area in the revamped Ardan Breathnach proved a real winner with the visiting radio and print journalists at Nowlan Park on Sunday. The revised centre incorporates the Event Control Room, PA Announcer/Scoreboard Operator Room, Radio Area for 8 radio stations and press area for over 30 journalists. A TV studio is also near completion. The whole area is served by high speed broadband. Also this weekend Stadium announcer Sean Doherty and PRO Seamus Reade attended Stadium Announcer's seminar in Croke Park.
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Dublin 0-25 Kilkenny 3-11
Dublin were deserved winners over Kilkenny in Round 2 of the Allianz League played in front of over 7000 patrons at Nowlan Park on Sunday. The result sees Dublin on maximum points after two rounds followed by Cork, Kilkenny, Galway and Tipperary on 2 points with Clare propping up the table following two losses.Kilkenny's next two games are away to Galway on March 8th and Tipperary on March 15th. Our final game is home to Clare on March 22nd.
Click HERE for images of the day from Willie Dempsey
Click HERE for images of the day from Martin Rowe
For match report from GAA.ie click HEREread more
O'Loughlin Gaels completed the clean sweep of under age titles when they added the Kilkenny Citroen Minor A Football championship to the titles won in 2014. Picture shows Bord na nOg Chairman Willie Dempsey presenting the trophy to O'Loughlin Gaels captain Eoin Croghan.
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