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GAA outline protocol for clubs on how to deal with a...

GAA clubs across the country and in Laois have recommenced full contact training in recent weeks. Challenge matches resumed from Monday and competitive action is...

Laois hurler calls for GAA to change championship structures for this...

A Laois hurler has called on the GAA to change its stance on returning to competitive games this month. Rosenallis and Laois midfielder John Lennon...

BREAKING: GAA, Camogie Association and LGFA announce roadmap for return of...

The GAA, Camogie Association and LGFA have published their roadmap for a return to club and county action in Laois and across the country. The...

Laois club chairman pens open letter to GAA and County Board...

A Laois club chairman has penned an open letter to the GAA and the County Board pleading for the reopening of club facilities.  On March...

GAA set to open walking tracks but not pitches on June...

The GAA will open their walking tracks on June 8 if the Government proceed to Phase 2 of their plan to re-open the the...

GAA still ‘hopeful’ of running Cul Camps this summer despite Coronavirus

The GAA are still 'hopeful' of staging Cul Camps in Laois and throughout the country this summer - despite the Coronavirus pandemic. GAA Ard Stiurthoir...

BREAKING: GAA suspends all ‘inter-county’ training until further notice

The GAA have confirmed that no inter-county games will take place until October at the earliest due to the Coronavirus pandemic. In a statement released...

LISTEN: Laois footballers struggle to see how GAA can resume in...

'Social distancing is something that is going to remain with us for a very, very long time'. Those were the words of Minister for Health...

Laois secondary school student wins GAA All-Ireland Short Story Writing Competition

A First Year student from Dunamase College beat off competition from thousands to be crowned GAA All-Ireland Short Story Writing Competition winner recent. Ratheniska native...

BREAKING: GAA postpone All-Ireland chamionships ‘until further notice’

The GAA has announced that the All Ireland hurling and football championships are postponed 'until further notice'. In a statement released moments ago, they say...

Laois GAA clubs urged to shut gates after groups spotted ‘kicking...

All GAA clubs in Laois have been urged to ensure that access to their club grounds is shut off until April 19. On Tuesday, Taoiseach...

The 11 stages of every GAA club player’s life and career

A Star of the Future, a Young Lad or a Former Great? People dedicate their lives to their GAA team and the beauty of it...

Laois club selected to compete in Healthy Club Project

Crettyard GFC was recently selected to become involved in the Healthy Club Project 2020 along with two other clubs from Laois and 142 clubs...

GAA instructs Laois clubs to stop using WhatsApp as a method...

The use of WhatsApp to communicate within clubs is prohibited by the GAA, it has been revealed. In a document distributed to clubs in Laois...

Moment In Time: Both crowds and blood drawn at the 2012...

A GAA fight night was hosted in the then Heritage Hotel, now Midlands Park Hotel, Portlaoise on January 21 2012. Laois senior footballers and hurlers...

In Pictures: Laois GAA 5th/6th class Town League a great success

Over the past months 5th/6th students from Portlaoise and surrounding areas have taken part in the town league. The competition which is in its third...
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All of this week’s Laois GAA fixtures

TUESDAY JUNE 11 All Games 7.30pm unless stated Laois Shopping Centre ACFL Division 4 Round 7 Emo V Portlaoise Timahoe V Arles/Killeen Laois Shopping Centre ACFL Division 3 Round...

Laois pundit slams GAA and RTE for lack of Joe McDonagh...

Laois, Offaly, Antrim and Kerry played in the first round of the Joe McDonagh Cup at the weekend but if you had watched the...

Crowd of over 120 people gather for Laois Coaching and Games...

A crowd of over 120 people representing the GAA clubs of Laois gathered at the Midlands Hotel on Thursday 2nd May, joining the Laois...

Laois GAA fanatics called to take part in new TV Ad

Are you GAA mad? Are your family as passionate about the game as you are? Well if so, this looks like the perfect opportunity for...

19 signs that you’re playing in the Junior C championship

One thing is nearly certain in the GAA world, and it is that at some point in your life, no matter how good you...

Your full guide to all of this week’s local sports fixtures...

Here is this weekend's complete list of sports fixtures: FRIDAY, MAY 25 GAA Leinster Minor Hurling Championship Round 3 Laois v Kilkenny in O’Moore Park at 7pm Laois Shopping...

Your guide to the Laois’s Leinster football championship opener against Wexford

Brought to you in association with Joe Mallon Motors Portlaoise A new chapter is being written in Laois football, as John Sugrue takes his charges to...

GAA and soccer – all of your local sports fixtures for...

Here is this weekend's sports fixtures: FRIDAY, MAY 11 GAA Laois Shopping Centre ACHL Division 1 Round 5 Portlaoise V Abbeyleix St Lazarians 7.30pm Laois Shopping Centre ACHL Division...

Another win for St Joseph’s as they sweep through O’Dempsey’s

O'Dempsey's 1-3 St Joseph's 2-17  ACFL Division 1A In a repeat of last year's Division 1A final, it was St Joseph's who powered from start to...

GAA, soccer, rugby – all of your local sports fixtures for...

There is quiet schedule of sporting action this weekend. The conclusion of the Palmer Cup is taking place, the semi-finals of the Kelly Cup,...

The Big Five: Cup clash, two derbies and more among the...

There is a plenty of action on the sporting scene this weekend around Laois. There is a big schedule of football and hurling club...

Ranking the Top 30 club football teams ahead of the 2018...

With the GAA club season slowing getting back into full swing over, we have decided to rank the teams. Division 2 of the ACFL began...

New free taking rule could be seen in Laois this year

The call for a way to decide drawn ties in GAA were finally answered last year when they brought in a new rule to...
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Clearing up the confusion surrounding the new age grades in GAA

Over the past week there has been some confusion around the new age grades that have been introduced by the GAA, which include changes...