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.
December is Convention month in Kilkenny and the season kicked off with Bord na nOg last Thursday night. This Monday night it will be the turn of Football Board also in Nowlan Park at 8pm. The Handball Board meet on Wednesday 7th in Nowlan Park. Then on the following Monday Dec 12th The North Convention takes place in Nowlan Park and the South in Mullinavat GAA on Tuesday 13th. [Please note change of date for South Convention] The County Convention takes place on Thursday 15th December in O'Loughlin Gaels. Clubs are encouraged to ensure that they are represented at all these important gatherings.
Click on Read More below for report on Bord na nOg Convention
The annual Kilkenny GAA Convention was held in O'Loughlin Gaels GAA Club on Thursday 15th December. Delegates reflected on a successful year for the county with the highlight being the All Ireland victory over Tipperary. Chairman Paul Kinsella gave a wide ranging address while County Secretary Ned Quinn's annual report dealt comprehensively with all aspects of Kilkenny GAA. Treasurer Barry Hickey reported the good news that the county finances remain in good shape despite the economic downturn. To read the secretary's report click on read more.
I’m delighted as Chairman of Kilkenny County Board G.A.A. to welcome all delegates to O’Loughlin/Gaels G.A.A. club in this the 126 year since our foundation. Tonight while we’ll look back with justifiable pride on another successful year in the history of the G.A.A. in Kilkenny, we must also look at the future and the demands and obligations it will ...
As the end of 2010 rapidly approaches it is my pleasant duty as Secretary of Kilkenny Co Board to present my report for adoption at Annual Convention tonight detailing the activities that took place under the auspices of the Board during the year.