13 COUNTIES TO FEATURE IN 27THAi??PA?IDA?Ai??FOOTBALL FESTIVAL
PhoneWatchAi??ComA?rtas PeileAi??PA?idi Ai?? SAi??Ai??2016,Ai??19-21 February, 2016
Today, 26th January: An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, TD officially launched the 27thAi??PhoneWatchAi??ComA?rtas PeileAi??PA?idAi??Ai??Ai?? SAi??Ai??2016 at an event in the Conrad Hotel, Dublin attended by a variety of personalities from the world of sport, business and politics.
13 counties are represented as part of this yearai??i??s PhoneWatchAi??ComA?rtas PeileAi??PA?idAi??Ai??Ai?? SAi??Ai??2016 as well as five teams from across the UK including Londonai??i??s Kingdom Kerry Gaels who are the first UK Gaelic football team ever to compete in the senior menai??i??s competition.
Over 1,300 Gaelic football players and supporters from Ireland and abroad will compete in the 27th year of the tournament, with 36 adult menai??i??s and ladies club teams descending on the rugged Dingle Peninsula from 19thAi??to 21STAi??February.
Supported by PhoneWatch, Lee Strand Milk, Sportora,Ai??FA?ilte Ireland, Kerry County Council Tourism Unit and Newstalk 106-108FM, the football festival has attracted over 12,000 club players since it began in 1989. It has grown into a major international GAA festival of football which also includes nightly music and entertainment and an annual photographic exhibition.
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny, TD commented,Ai??ai???The energy, attitude and love of Gaelic football thatAi??PA?idAi??Ai??Ai??had very definitely lives on in theAi??ComA?rtasAi??as every year we see more and more teams from at home and abroad wanting to be involved.Ai?? This tournament and indeed the life-size monument that was unveiled by his friends and family last May outside his pub inAi??Ceann TrA?Ai??will ensure the spirit of this true icon of Irish sport lives long into the futureai???.
PA?draigAi??Ai??g.Ai??Ai?? SAi?? said,Ai??ai???We are thrilled with the enthusiasm of teams to be involved in our tournament and keep my fatherai??i??s spirit alive. The ComA?rtas has always been about the craic and GAA camaraderie and we aim to ensure that teams, supporters and the general public wonai??i??t be disappointed. We are constantly seeing new clubs coming from across Ireland and itai??i??s our first time seeing club teams from counties Waterford and Sligo which is great.Ai??We are grateful for the support of Ireland’s largest intruder alarm company PhoneWatchAi??and alsoAi??FA?ilte Ireland, sports club communications app Sportora, Lee Strand Milk and our media partner Newstalk 106-108FMai???.
Eoin Dunne, Managing Director of PhoneWatch said;Ai??ai???PhoneWatch are delighted to be part of the Comortas again this year.Ai?? Itai??i??s a fantastic community event and the warmth and enthusiasm for it are so visible in the organisers and all of the teams involved.Ai?? Thatai??i??s the reason PhoneWatch are involved for a third year in a rowai??i??
|SENIOR MEN CUP|
- An Ghaeltacht CLG,Ai??An Ghaeltacht, West Kerry
- An Daingean CLG,Ai??Dingle, Co. Kerry
- Bishopstown GAA,Ai??Cork City
- Dundalk Gaels,Ai??Dundalk, Co. Louth
- Kingdom Kerry Gaels,Ai??Camden, London
- Kilrossanty GAA,Ai?? Kilrossanty,Waterford
- Newcastle West GAA,Ai??Newscastle West, Limerick
- St Maryai??i??s GFC,Ai??Ardee, Co Louth
INTER MENai??i??S CUP
- Easkey Sea Blues,Ai??Easkey, Sligo
- Keel GAA,Ai??Keel, Co Kerry
- St Johns GAA ,Ai??Carraroe, Co. Sligo
- Clanna Gael Fontenoy,Ai??Ringsend, Dublin
- Annascaul CLG,Ai??Annascaul, Co. Kerry
- Lispole CLG,Ai??Lispole, West Kerry
JUNIOR MENai??i??S CUP
- Castlegregory GAA,Ai??Castlegregory, West Kerry
- Dulwich Harps,Ai??London, UK
- Round Towers,Ai??South London, UK
- Rosenallis GAA,Ai??Rosenallis, Laois
- Midleton GAA,Ai??Midleton, Co Cork
- St Breckanai??i??s GAA,Ai??Listoonvarna, Co Clare
SENIOR LADIES CUP
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- Claregalway GAA,Ai??Claregalway,Co. Galway
- Rathmore Ladies,Ai??Rathmore, CO. Kerry
- Confey Ladies,Ai??Leixlip, Co Kildare
- Corca Dhuibhne,Ai??West Kerry
Ai??INTER LADIES CUP
- The Downs,Ai??Mullingar, Co. Westmeath
- Naomh AbA?nAi??GAA,Ai??Baile Bhuirne, Co. Cork
- Burrishoole GAA,Ai??Newport, Co Mayo
- Firies GAA, Firies, Kerry
Ai??JUNIOR LADIES CUP
- Portobello GAA,Ai??Dublin 6
- Na Gaeil Ai??ga,Ai??Dublin 2
- Man O‘War GFC,Ai??Lusk, Co. Dublin
- John Mitchel’s GAAAi??Tralee, Co. Kerry
- Dingle Ladies,Ai??Dingle, Co. Kerry
- Lucan Ladies,Ai??Lucan, Dublin
- John Mitchelai??i??s GAA,Ai??Liverpool, UK
- Fulham Ladies,Ai??Fulham, UK