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"Amhrán na bhFiann", called "The Soldier's Song" in English, is the Irish national anthem.
Athletics is a term encompassing the human competitive sports and games requiring physical skill, and the systems of training that prepare athletes for competition performance.
The Australia international rules football team is Australia's senior representative team in International rules football, a hybrid sport derived from Australian rules football and Gaelic football.
The Australian Football League (AFL) is the pre-eminent professional competition in the sport of Australian rules football in Australia and features only Australian teams.
Breffni Park, known for sponsorship reasons as Kingspan Breffni is a GAA stadium in Cavan, Republic of Ireland.
The British Army is the principal land warfare force of the United Kingdom, a part of British Armed Forces.
The British Newspaper Archive web site provides access to searchable digitised archives of British newspapers.
Camogie (camógaíocht) is an Irish stick-and-ball team sport played by women; it is almost identical to the game of hurling played by men.
The Camogie Association (An Cumann Camógaíochta, formerly Cumann Camógaíochta na nGael) organises and promotes the sport of camogie in Ireland and across the world.
Casement Park (Páirc Mhic Asmaint) is the principal Gaelic Athletic Association stadium in Belfast, Northern Ireland, home to the Antrim football and hurling teams.
Castlebar is the county town of County Mayo, Ireland.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Cavan is the county town of County Cavan in Ireland.
The Church of Ireland (Eaglais na hÉireann; Ulster-Scots: Kirk o Airlann) is a Christian church in Ireland and an autonomous province of the Anglican Communion.
Clones is a small town in western County Monaghan, Ireland.
Conradh na Gaeilge (historically known in English as the Gaelic League) is a social and cultural organisation which promotes the Irish language in Ireland and worldwide.
The Continental Youth Championships (CYC) is an annual weekend tournament of Gaelic football, hurling, and camogie organized by the Gaelic Athletic Association.
County Cavan (Contae an Chabháin) is a county in Ireland.
County Clare (Contae an Chláir) is a county in Ireland, in the Mid-West Region and the province of Munster, bordered on the West by the Atlantic Ocean.
County Cork (Contae Chorcaí) is a county in Ireland.
County Tipperary (Contae Thiobraid Árann) is a county in Ireland.
Croke Park (Páirc an Chrócaigh) is a GAA stadium located in Dublin, Ireland.
The culture of Ireland includes customs and traditions, language, music, art, literature, folklore, cuisine and sports associated with Ireland and the Irish people.
David Hassan, PhD (born 16 November 1972, Derry, Northern Ireland) is an academic, writer, and current Associate Dean of the Faculty of Life and Health Sciences (Global Engagement) at Ulster University.
The Department of Culture, Arts and Leisure (DCAL), translated in Irish as An Roinn Cultúir, Ealaíon agus Fóillíochta and in Ulster-Scots as Männystrie o Fowkgates, Airts an Aisedom, was a devolved government department in the Northern Ireland Executive.
Douglas Ross Hyde (Dubhghlas de hÍde; 17 January 1860 – 12 July 1949), known as An Craoibhín Aoibhinn (lit. "The Pleasant Little Branch"), was an Irish academic, linguist, scholar of the Irish language, politician and diplomat who served as the 1st President of Ireland from June 1938 to June 1945.
Féile na nGael, Irish for "Festival of the Gaels" is an annual tournament comprising the sports of hurling, camogie and handball organised by the Gaelic Athletic Association.
The Fermanagh County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Cumann Lúthchleas Gael, Coiste Chontae Fear Manach) or Fermanagh GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland.
The Fitzgerald Stadium (Staid a' Ghearaltaigh in Irish) is the principal GAA stadium in Killarney, Ireland, and is the home championship venue for the Kerry senior football team.
The national flag of Ireland (bratach na hÉireann) – frequently referred to as the Irish tricolour (trídhathach na hÉireann) – is the national flag and ensign of the Republic of Ireland.
The France national rugby union team competes annually against England, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales in the Six Nations Championship.
The Freeman's Journal was the oldest nationalist newspaper in Ireland.
The Gaelic Athletic Association-Gaelic Players' Association All Stars Awards (often known simply as the All Stars) are awarded annually to the best player in each of the 15 playing positions in Gaelic football and hurling.
Handball Ireland (Irish: Liathróid Láimhe C.L.G. na hÉireann) is the governing body for the sport of Gaelic handball in all of its codes 40x20, 60x30 Softball & Hardball and One-wall.
A Gaelic Athletic Association county is a geographic region within the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), controlled by a county board and originally based on the 32 counties of Ireland as they were in 1884.
Gaelic football (Irish: Peil Ghaelach; short name Peil or Caid), commonly referred to as football or Gaelic, is an Irish team sport.
Gaelic games are sports played in Ireland under the auspices of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA).
The Gaelic Grounds or Páirc na nGael is the principal GAA stadium in the Irish city of Limerick, home to the Limerick hurling and football teams.
Gaelic handball (known in Ireland simply as handball; liathróid láimhe) is a sport played in Ireland where players hit a ball with a hand or fist against a wall in such a way as to make a shot the opposition cannot return, and that may be played with two (singles) or four players (doubles).
Galway (Gaillimh) is a city in the West of Ireland, in the province of Connacht.
Hayes' Hotel is a hotel in Liberty Square, Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland.
Healy Park (Páirc Uí Éilí) is a Gaelic Athletic Association stadium in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
Hurling (iománaíocht, iomáint) is an outdoor team game of ancient Gaelic and Irish origin.
International rules football (Peil na rialacha idirnáisiunta; also known as inter rules in Australia and compromise rules in Ireland) is a team sport consisting of a hybrid of football codes, which was developed to facilitate international representative matches between Australian rules football players and Gaelic football players.
Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.
The Ireland international rules football team is the representative team for Ireland in international rules football, a compromise between Gaelic football and Australian rules football.
The Ireland national rugby union team represents the island of Ireland in rugby union.
Irish Catholics are an ethnoreligious group native to Ireland that are both Catholic and Irish.
Irish dance or Irish dancing is a group of traditional dance forms originating from Ireland, encompassing dancing both solo and in groups, and dancing for social, competitive, and performance purposes.
The Irish diaspora (Diaspóra na nGael) refers to Irish people and their descendants who live outside Ireland.
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.
The Irish National Liberation Army (INLA, Arm Saoirse Náisiúnta na hÉireann) is an Irish republican socialist paramilitary group formed on 10 December 1974, during "the Troubles".
Irish nationalism is an ideology which asserts that the Irish people are a nation.
Irish republicanism (poblachtánachas Éireannach) is an ideology based on the belief that all of Ireland should be an independent republic.
John Henry "Jack" Boothman (1936 – 10 May 2016) was the 31st President of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) between 1994 and 1997.
John Horan (born 1958) is the current President of the GAA.
Jugantar or Yugantar (যুগান্তর Jugantor) (English meaning New Era or more literally Transition of an Epoch) was one of the two main secret revolutionary trends operating in Bengal for Indian independence.
Kevin Lynch (25 May 1956 – 1 August 1981) was an Irish republican hunger striker and member of the Irish National Liberation Army (INLA) from Park near Dungiven, County Londonderry, Northern Ireland.
Ladies' Gaelic football (Peil Ghaelach na mBan) is a team sport for women, very similar to Gaelic football, and co-ordinated by the Ladies' Gaelic Football Association.
The Ladies' Gaelic Football Association (Cumann Peil Gael na mBan) is the organisation which promotes and regulates ladies' gaelic football in Ireland.
Limerick (Luimneach) is a city in County Limerick, Ireland.
The All-Ireland Senior Football Championship, the premier competition in Gaelic football, is an annual series of games played in Ireland during the summer and early autumn, and organised by the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA).
The Final of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship is the ultimate match in the annual hurling competition organised since 1887 by the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA).
The following is a list of stadiums used by the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA).
The following is a list of non-Gaelic games played at Croke Park (formerly Jones's Road).
This is a List of Presidents of the Gaelic Athletic Association.
Lists of Gaelic games clubs include.
The Longford County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) (Cumann Luúthchleas Gael Coiste Chontae an Longfort) or Longford GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic games in County Longford.
MacHale Park is a GAA stadium in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland.
Mary Patricia McAleese (née Leneghan; Máire Pádraigín Mhic Ghiolla Íosa; born 27 June 1951) is an Irish Fianna Fáil and Independent politician who served as the 8th President of Ireland from November 1997 to November 2011.
Maurice Davin (29 June 1842 – 27 January 1927) was an Irish farmer who became co-founder of the Gaelic Athletic Association.
Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh (born 20 August 1930) is an Irish Gaelic games commentator for the Irish national radio and television, RTÉ.
Michael Cusack (Irish: Mícheál Ó Cíosóig; 20 September 1847 – 27 November 1906) was an Irish teacher and founder of the Gaelic Athletic Association.
Michael James Hehir (also known as Michael O'Hehir and Mícheál Ó hEithir; 2 June 1920 – 24 November 1996) was an Irish hurling, football and horse racing commentator and journalist.
Maurice Ignatius "Moss" Keane (27 July 1948 – 5 October 2010) was a Gaelic footballer and a rugby union footballer who played for Ireland and the British and Irish Lions.
Munster (an Mhumhain / Cúige Mumhan,.
Irish music is music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland.
Northern Ireland (Tuaisceart Éireann; Ulster-Scots: Norlin Airlann) is a part of the United Kingdom in the north-east of the island of Ireland, variously described as a country, province or region.
O'Moore Park (Páirc Uí Mhórdha) is a GAA stadium in Portlaoise, County Laois, Ireland.
Occupational burnout is thought to result from long-term, unresolvable job stress.
Páirc Uí Chaoimh is a Gaelic games stadium in Cork, Ireland.
Pearse Stadium (Páirc an Phiarsaigh) is the principal GAA stadium in County Galway, Ireland.
Raidió Teilifís Éireann (Radio-Television of Ireland; abbreviated as RTÉ) is a semi-state company and the national public service broadcaster of Ireland.
Religion in Ireland may refer to.
Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.
Rounders (cluiche corr) is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams.
The Royal Irish Constabulary (RIC, Irish: Constáblacht Ríoga na hÉireann; simply called the Irish Constabulary 1836–67) was the police force in Ireland from the early nineteenth century until 1922.
The Royal Ulster Constabulary was the police force in Northern Ireland from 1922 to 2001.
RTÉ Sport is a department of Irish public broadcaster RTÉ.
Rule 21 of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) was a rule in force from 1897 to 2001 which banned members of the British security forces from membership of the GAA and thus from playing Gaelic games.
Rule 42 (now Rule 5.1 and Rule 44 in the 2008 guide) is a rule of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) which in practice prohibits the playing of non-Gaelic games in GAA stadiums.
Saint Patrick's Day, or the Feast of Saint Patrick (Lá Fhéile Pádraig, "the Day of the Festival of Patrick"), is a cultural and religious celebration held on 17 March, the traditional death date of Saint Patrick (AD 385–461), the foremost patron saint of Ireland.
Samuel Maguire (12 March 1877 – 6 February 1927), an Irish republican and Gaelic footballer, is chiefly remembered as the eponym of the Sam Maguire Cup, given to the All-Ireland Senior Champions of Gaelic football.
Scór (meaning "Score") is a division of the Gaelic Athletic Association charged with promotion of cultural activities, and the name of a series of annual competitions in such activities.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
The Scotland Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) or Scotland GAA (Irish: Cumann Luthchleas Gael na hAlba) is one of the county boards of the GAA outside Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic games in Scotland.
Seán Treacy (Seán Ó Treasaigh; 14 February 1895 – 14 October 1920) was one of the leaders of the Third Tipperary Brigade of the Irish Republican Army during the Irish War of Independence.
The Semple Stadium is the home of hurling and Gaelic football for Tipperary GAA and for the province of Munster.
Shinty (camanachd, iomain) is a team game played with sticks and a ball.
The Six Nations Championship (recently known as the NatWest 6 Nations for sponsorship reasons) is an annual international rugby union competition between the teams of England, France, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales.
Sport in Ireland plays an important role in Irish society.
The Structure of the Gaelic Athletic Association is a voluntary, democratic association consisting of various boards, councils, and committees organised in a structured hierarchy.
The Irish News is a compact daily newspaper based in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
The Sunday Game is Raidió Teilifís Éireann's main Gaelic games television programme.
The Troubles (Na Trioblóidí) was an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century.
Thomas William Croke D.D. (28 May 1824 – 22 July 1902) was the second Catholic Bishop of Auckland, New Zealand (1870–74) and later Archbishop of Cashel and Emly in Ireland.
Thomas St George McCarthy (1862–1943) was an Ireland rugby union international and founder member of the Gaelic Athletic Association, being present at Hayes Hotel, Thurles, County Tipperary, Ireland at the Association's inaugural meeting on 1 November 1884.
Thurles (or Durlas Éile) is a town in County Tipperary, Ireland.
Top 20 GAA Moments is a poll of the best moments of Gaelic football and hurling in the television era.
The Ulster Council (Comhairle Uladh) is a Provincial council of the Gaelic Athletic Association sports of hurling, Gaelic football, camogie, and handball in the province of Ulster.
Ulster loyalism is a political ideology found primarily among working class Ulster Protestants in Northern Ireland, whose status as a part of the United Kingdom has remained controversial.
The Ulster Senior Football Championship is a GAA inter-county competition for gaelic football teams in the Irish province of Ulster.
The Ulster-Scots Agency (Tha Boord o Ulstèr-Scotch) is a cross-border body for Ireland which seeks to "promote the study, conservation and development of Ulster-Scots as a living language, to encourage and develop the full range of its attendant culture, and to promote an understanding of the history of the Ulster-Scots.".
Unionism in Ireland is a political ideology that favours the continuation of some form of political union between the islands of Ireland and Great Britain.
Up for the Match is an Irish Gaelic games-themed variety show currently hosted by Des Cahill and Gráinne Seoige.
Theobald Wolfe Tone, posthumously known as Wolfe Tone (20 June 1763 – 19 November 1798), was a leading Irish revolutionary figure and one of the founding members of the United Irishmen, and is regarded as the father of Irish republicanism and leader of the 1798 Irish Rebellion.
The 1981 Irish hunger strike was the culmination of a five-year protest during The Troubles by Irish republican prisoners in Northern Ireland.