Connacht GAA

Connacht GAA
Connacht GAA
Flag of Connacht.svg
Irish: Cúige Connachta
Location: West
Number of counties: 5
Province Colours: White and blue
Major Grounds: Dr. Hyde Park, Roscommon
McHale Park, Castlebar
Pearse Stadium, Galway
Most All-Ireland titles:
Galway (4)
Galway (8)
Most provincial titles:
Galway (46)
Galway (44)
Interprovincial Championship wins:

The Connacht Council are a Provincial council of the Gaelic Athletic Association sports of hurling, Gaelic football, camogie, rounders and handball in the province of Connacht.


Constituent counties

Special counties

The following while not administrated by Connacht Council play in the Senior Connacht Football Championship


There is currently no Connacht hurling championship but the Connacht GAA board has had Senior and Junior hurling championships in the past. The game is very strong in Galway but much weaker in the other four counties of the province. The Connact inter-provincial team usually consists of 14 or 15 Galway players and perhaps one or two from the other counties.

Gaelic football

Club Competitions

External links

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.