It’s Competition Time!

Mc William park hotel Competition poster

As a little something to brighten up the dark and rainy evenings as we count down the days to the FBD League, it’s competition time in Club ’51 HQ. The crew have teamed up with the fantastic team over at the McWilliam Park Hotel, Claremorris to offer you the chance of winning a one-night stay with breakfast in Mayo’s finest luxury 4 star hotel! Known by many as the “Nashville of the West”  due to its hectic entertainment and social dancing programme, … Continue reading

Club Championship Connacht Final

The Club Championship Connacht Final  – MacHale Park, Sunday 23rd November The club Championship Connacht final between Ballintubber (Mayo) and Corofin (Galway) throws in at 2pm this Sunday the 23rd November in Elverys MacHale Park. Ballintubber are bidding to win their first ever Connacht Club Championship against the more experienced Corofin, themselves five-time provincial and one-time All-Ireland winners  It promises to be an intriguing encounter with Ballintubber showing fine form over their last few games and a calm, clinical confidence that belies … Continue reading

New Mayo Jersey For 2015 Announced

New Mayo jersey for 2015 announced tonight in Castlebar. The official Cáirde Mhaigh Eo 2015 launch was held in the Sportlann in Castlebar. Also at the launch the new Mayo jersey for 2015 was announced. Back at the beginning of October Mayo GAA announced there would be a new Mayo jersey for 2015. They announced on Twitter that they were asking for Mayo supporters input into deciding the new design; We will have a new jersey for our Mayo teams … Continue reading

International Rules Series

Paul Earley has named his team for the upcoming International Rules Series in Australia next month. Paul Earley the Irish International Rules Series manager has named his team to play Australia next month. There are five Mayo natives named on the team, including Pearse Hanley who is currently playing for Brisbane Lions. The Irish manager speaking to GAA.ie this week has admitted that he had to make some difficult calls. He beleives that he has the strongest team possible travelling … Continue reading

Match Regulation Changes For 2015

Some match regulation changes for 2015 confirmed by central council. The GAA Central Council met last Saturday where it was confirmed there would be some match regulation changes for 2015. One of the main regulation changes are; ” The CCCC now has the authority to withdraw sideline privileges from team officials who make derogatory comments in relation to a match official before a game or in interviews subsequent to a game. Previously, suspensions were the only penalty that could be proposed … Continue reading

2014 Ladies All Star Nominees Announced

The TG4 2014 Ladies All Star nominees were announced last week. The TG4 2014 Ladies All Star awards ceremony will take place at the Citywest Hotel in Saggart on Saturday the 8th of November. Mayo have three nominees this year, Amy Bell, Fiona Mc Hale and Cora Staunton. The Ladies Player of the year for 2014 in Senior, Intermediate and Junior will also be announced on the night. Best of luck to Amy, Fiona and Cora at the All Star … Continue reading

2014 All Ireland Masters Football Final

The 2014 All Ireland Masters Football final between Mayo and Galway takes place this Saturday. The All Ireland Masters football final between Mayo and Galway is set for this Saturday at the Clonberne Community Sports Field in Galway. Throw in is scheduled for 3.30 and will be shown live on Irish TV, channel 191 on Sky. This will be Galways 3rd All Ireland Masters football final on the run, while Mayo last won the Masters in 2009. The Gaelic Masters Association promotes … Continue reading

Three All Stars for Mayo

Three All Stars for Mayo!  There were 6 All Star nominations for Mayo announced earlier this month. The six nominees for Mayo were; Full Back, Keith Higgins; Half Back, Colm Boyle & Lee Keegan; Midfield, Seamus O’Shea; Half Forward, Aidan O’Shea; Full Forward, Cillian O’Connor. Keith Higgins received his 3rd All Star. Colm Boyle gets his 2nd All Star award. Cillian O’Connor who is the highest scorer in the Championship this year with a tally of 5-36 and young player of the year … Continue reading

2015 GAA Championship Draw

The 2015 GAA Championship draw has been made. The 2014 GAA Championship has barely even finished, but already the 2015 draw has been made and we are looking forward once again. Before a name was pulled in Connacht, we already knew of two definite fixtures. Galway will travel to Gaelic Park in New York for the preliminary round on the “B” side of the draw, and Roscommon will travel to the Emerald Grounds in Ruislip to play London in the … Continue reading

6 All Star Nominations For Mayo

6 All Star nominations for Mayo at yesterday morning’s All Star nominations announcement. A total of six Mayo GAA players were nominated in this years All Star nominations which were announced this morning. The six nominees for Mayo are; Full Back, Keith Higgins; Half Back, Colm Boyle & Lee Keegan; Midfield, Seamus O’Shea; Half Forward, Aidan O’Shea; Full Forward, Cillian O’Connor. Last year 2013 we had 4 All Stars for Mayo Lee Keegan, Aidan O’Shea, Keith Higgins and Colm Boyle. The … Continue reading