The 2017 GAA season gets underway this Thuursday evening when Kilklenny host DCU in the opening round of the Bord na Mona Walsh Cup. The Kilkenny side for this game will be made up of the under 21 squad and managed by u21 team manaager Eddie Brennan, The game throws in at 7,30 at MW Hire Park Dunmore. Supporters are asked to adhere to the requests of stewards and Gardai especially in relation to exit arrangements after the game.
Nollag Shona agus Ath-bhliain Faoi Mhaise ó Choiste Chontae Ciil Chainnigh.
Kilkenny GAA wishes all our players, members, supporters, sponsors and friends a very Happy Christmas and all the very best for 2017
In the final adult competition of 2016 Tullogher Rosbercon were victorious in the J J Kavanagh and Sons Junior Football decider when they had a well deserved victory over Carrickshock. The game was played under lights at the MW Hire Training Centre Dunmore on Tues 20th Dec. Two goals in the opening half gave the Tullogher side the platform for this victory. They were 2-6 to 0-4 ahead at the break and a Cian O'Donoghue goal mid way through the second half ensured victory. Final score Tullogher Rosbercon 3-12 Carrickshock 1-5.
Click on Read More below for team pics courtesy Willie Dempsey.
As we wrap up 2016 thoughts now turn to the year ahead and the 2017 hurling season. Click on Read More below for dates and venues for Kilkenny's inter-county games and other notable fixtures for the year ahead. We hope you find this useful.
The 2016 annual convention was held on Thursday night with approximately 150 attending. Chairman of O'Loughlin Gaels, Brian Murphy, welcomed delegates to Convention and wished all well for the business in hand.
Secretary's Report, Treasurer's Report and Sub-committee reports were all dealt with. Click on Read More below for more details. The draws for the 2017 senior, intermediate and junior leagues were all made during convention.