GAA Provinces & Counties (*)
|Dublin City (*)|
|Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown (*)|
|South Dublin (*)|
(*) Currently in development, either as GAA Sevens or with a handful of Clubs and not yet a County. Sports: Hurling, Gaelic Football, Camogie, Ladies Gaelic Football.
GAA Inter-Provincial Proposal (**)
(**) Possible basis for Professionalism
GAA Sevens (***)
(***) GAA Sevens is used to promote GAA in non-Traditional areas – it could be used to promote Gaelic Games in the above City and County Boroughs.
Gaeltacht GAA (****)
|An Gaeltacht Championship|
|West Cork (Cork)|
(****) The GAA Gaeltacht Championship is used to promote Gaelic Football in Gaeltacht Areas – the above Gaeltacht Areas are given in common English-name usage of the Areas.
|World Handball Councils|
|Euro 1 Wall|
|Eton Fives (EFA)|
|Inner City Handball|
|Pelota a Mano (CIJB)|
|World Handball Council (WHC)|
|GAA Rounders World|
|Alpen Rounders (Switzerland & South Tirol, Italy)|
|Isle of Man|
Other Gaelic Games
|Other Gaelic Games|
|Compromise Rules Football|
|Rounders-Baseball, Rounders-Softball & Compromise Rules Rounders (Ireland, England, Wales)|
|Poc Fada Golf|
Celtic & Atlantic Sports
|Celtic & Atlantic Sports|
|Alba (Scottish Shinty – Camanachd Association / Women’s Camanachd Association)|
|Britain (Medieval British Football – Ba’Game, Uppies & Downies, Shrovetide Football)|
|Cymru (Welsh Baseball Union / Welsh Ladies Baseball Union / English Baseball Union – Liverpool)|
|Euskadi (Basque Pelota – ASPE (Spain) / FFPB (France)|
|Fiorentina (Calcio Fiorentina)|
|Kernow (Cornish Hurling)|
|Mannin (Manx Cammag)|
From the intital four Provinces and 32 counties, GAA has grown to include Britain GAA and the World Games. With the inclusion of the related Celtic & Atlantic Sports and World Handball (The GAA Handball website says it is the GAA’s only real world sport, as well as World Rounders, International Rules, and other Sports such as Poc Fada and Wheelchair Hurling and Football it is an immense amount of variety and reach the World over. (Please see each of the articles on the website of the different sports to view references).
Thanks to Dervla Mulcahy, Richard Mulcahy, Rose McCabe, Fiona Corrigan, Jillian Glynn, Caoimhe Mullaney, Roisin Ni Dhonnacha, Kate Hartnett, Rachel Croke, Lenka Mulligan, Decy Maher, Jason, Luke Kelly, Derek Walsh, Tom Dunne, Paul Croke, Gareth Hunt, and Michael O’Callaghan.
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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the
Eirball | GAA World / Irish North American and World Sports Archive
Last Updated: 5 November 2021
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