Three Gaels teams took home finals wins at the Continental Youth Championships, with runner-ups in two other championship games. We have well over 100 photos!
More than 2,000 kids, 8 to under 18, along with their families and supporters arrive this week for a huge tournament featuring young Gaelic football and hurling players from throughout the nation. The local Gaelic Athletic Association is putting out the welcome mat. It’s a lot of work.
Philly’s Gaelic Athletic Association will play host to the Continental Youth Championships in Malvern July 25 through 28.
Dancers, singers, a grand marshal … they were all on hand to help the Phillies get their Irish on.
There’s a new team in town. For the first time in seven years, there’s a Tyrone team in the Philadelphia Gaelic Athletic Association. They had their first match this week against the Kevin Barrys on the Cardinal Dougherty fields.
Local GAA youth footballers escorted the players onto the field and got to meet Irish top scorer Robbie Keane at this soccer match between the Philadelphia Union and the Los Angeles Galaxy that benefited the Philadelphia Irish Memorial.