Heather Cooney and Katie Power exuded positivity about the willingness to modernise camogie.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2020
Having worn the county colours of Tipperary, London and Derry, as well as the club shirts of Newcastle, Ballymacarbry, Tara Ladies and Ballinascreen, Cáit Glass has called time on her much-travelled inter-county career.
Sat, 18 Jan, 2020
Last weekend the Johnstown Estate in Enfield was crammed with new inter-county players — over 100 members of the GPA and WGPA were on hand for the second annual GPA Rookie Camp.
Sat, 16 Nov, 2019
The Gaelic Players’ Association will likely propose the introduction of a concussion sub rule at next year’s annual congress.
Sat, 21 Sep, 2019
Paul Keane Wexford joint-captain Matthew O’Hanlon has insisted that the players want Davy Fitzgerald back and will gladly drive to Sixmilebridge again to beg him to stay on.
Fri, 23 Aug, 2019
Tyrone’s sensational TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC quarter-final victory over Cork in 2010 sent shockwaves through the game — and Shannon Lynch remembers it well.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2019
The Camogie Association is “not afraid of change” as players demand rule changes to improve the game as a spectacle.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
A WGPA survey has shown that 82% of inter-county camogie players are in favour of trialling new rules to bring the game more in line with how hurling is officiated.
Wed, 24 Apr, 2019
Wexford camogie are hopeful a difficult few months is behind them following the appointment of Barry Kennedy as senior manager.
Thu, 07 Mar, 2019
Wexford camogie have lost half of their €9,000 WGPA grant for failing to field a team for Saturday’s Division 1 league fixture away to Cork.
Tue, 29 Jan, 2019
All-Ireland champions Cork were the big winners at the Camogie All-Stars Awards, sponsored by Liberty Insurance, on Saturday night.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Cork manager Paudie Murray yesterday hit back at UCC Ladies Football chiefs in a row over dual players.
Sun, 11 Mar, 2018
Sat, 01 Jul, 2017
There’s something akin to nostalgia in Valerie Mulcahy’s voice when the Cork GAA star recalls the very early days of her inter county career when she and her teammates would have a fry-up on the day of a big away match.
Fri, 09 Jun, 2017
Sun, 09 Apr, 2017
I recently attended insightful seminars on the topic of leadership.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2017
Former Cork star Anna Geary believes female club footballers and camogie players could be best served by linking up with the recently formed Club Players Association (CPA) rather than starting a separate women’s organisation.
Fri, 10 Feb, 2017
Thu, 26 Jan, 2017
As the discussion on gender quotas takes off, here are five female sports administrators making their mark...
Tue, 13 Dec, 2016
During my playing days, I often thought about how Ladies Football and camogie would benefit from an organisation representing the needs of players.
Fri, 04 Nov, 2016
Thu, 28 Apr, 2016
Valerie Mulcahy has called time on her inter-county career, safe in the knowledge that there is little else for her to achieve inside the four white lines.
Tue, 12 Apr, 2016
Wed, 06 Apr, 2016
They’re a privileged bunch, and they know it.
Thu, 10 Mar, 2016
Tue, 23 Feb, 2016
oife Lane has just completed a year as head of the Women’s Gaelic Players Association. Twelve months of lessons learned. How has it been?
Thu, 11 Feb, 2016
Maurice Shanahan’s decision to open up on his battle with depression will play a key role in ending the perception of inter-county players as “robots”, according to Waterford hurler Noel Connors.
Fri, 27 Nov, 2015
Well known GAA stars have joined forces with Special Olympics Ireland to get ‘freezin’ for a reason’ this December and take the Polar Plunge for charity.
Fri, 20 Nov, 2015
Camogie isn’t what it used to be for Cork’s Gemma O’Connor, but, then again, neither is life. In two weeks’ time, the eight-time All-Star winner will line out in her 11th All-Ireland final, with Galway waiting in the wings.
Thu, 27 Aug, 2015
Just a few days ago, July 20 marked six months since the launch of the Women’s Gaelic Player Association.
Sat, 01 Aug, 2015
Former Waterford hurling manager Michael Ryan has claimed the county were in great shape when he stepped down from the role.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
Ladies Gaelic Football Association chief executive Helen O’Rourke has described the furore surrounding Saturday’s Tesco Division 4 League final between Limerick and Offaly, when both teams were denied access to the Parnell Park dressing rooms, as a “storm in a teacup.”
Wed, 06 May, 2015
Player welfare issues remain an issue for the Galway ladies footballers, experienced midfielder Geraldine Conneally has admitted.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
YOU might remember her from the winter. When the camogie and ladies footballers launched their players union, Aoife Lane was to the front: founder, leader, chairperson.
Sat, 18 Apr, 2015
Engagement with their governing bodies is key for the Women’s Gaelic Players Association, according to chairwoman Dr Aoife Lane.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
Cork ladies footballer Valerie Mulcahy has said the reaction to her ‘coming out’ has been overwhelmingly positive.
Wed, 21 Jan, 2015
New ground has been made in Gaelic Games with the announcement of the Womens Gaelic Players Association (WGPA) today in Dublin.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
Anna Geary says the new Women’s Gaelic Players Association will strive to ultimately place camogie players and ladies footballers on the same player welfare footing as their male counterparts.
Tue, 20 Jan, 2015
Burnout. Calendar issues. Fixtures. Money challenges.reflects.
Mon, 19 Jan, 2015
Many female GAA players have felt ‘stressed’ due to their playing commitments, according to the findings of a survey by the new Women’s GPA (WGPA)
Fri, 02 Jan, 2015