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GAA Handball - Losing is Not an Option

Defending World Handball Champion, Cavan’s Paul Brady is part of a 15-strong Irish squad that will travel to Calgary, Canada to compete in the World Handball Championships from August 11th to 21st.

All eyes will be on the Cavan man in Calgary as he bids for an incredible fifth consecutive Men’s Open World title, a feat that has never been achieved before and is unlikely to ever be matched again.

Brady Gaelic FB

Brady Gaelic FB

Profile of Elite Irish Handball Players - Richard McCann

Benefits to Other GAA Codes
GAA Games Conference 2015/16

GAA Handball Club Iontach Launch 2019

Club Iontach is GAA Handball’s new quality standards programme for Handball Clubs across Ireland. The programme was devised to help guide clubs to achieve minimum operating standards in core areas, aimed at improving all aspects of club development.

GAA Handball visited the 2019 Club of the Year Inis Mór HC to launch the new Club Accreditation Scheme Club Iontach

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Introduction to Handball

Handball is a growing sport around the world and in Ireland it has been re-branded as GAA Handball. This has given it new energy and people of all ages are playing the sport all over the country.

Dave Chapman vs Eoin Kennedy


Irish Handball. Ireland's Tom Sheridan in World Police and Fire Games

Tom Sheridan from Ireland loses to Chris 21-8 in the World Police and Fire Games 1 Wall handball.

GAA handball

Yes, it's a sport.

Croker Memories - Robbie McCarthy

Robbie McCarthy (Westmeath) - Memories of Croke Park Alley


Irish Handball Congress_Tailteann_1924

This video shows the first Irish Handball Committee that was formed in 1924. First President was famous professional handballer JJ Lawlor and first Secretary was Sean O'Hanlon. An Gard were major promoters of handball and Garda Commissioner Eoin O'Duffy and Colonel Broy were on the first standing committee.

Ascaro Rovigo Gaelic Football & Handball Official video season 2013

Le foto della prima stagione internazionale dell'Ascaro Rovigo Gaelic Football & Handball GAA

Senior Hardball Singles Final 2015


1981 Ireland Top Ace 1

Kirby Weekend Warrior Clare Handball,

Pat Kirby

The Weekend Warrior (nicknamed so after winning 13 of 15 weekend invitational events in one year), will long be remembered as handball's ambassador to the world. Pat started playing at the age of seven in his native Ireland. He went on to win 16 Irish National Championships and three World Titles. In addition, Kirby dominated USHA Masters play, regularly capturing titles in age divisions 10 years younger than he was eligible to compete. He is the only player to have won national titles in three different countries, adding the Canadian national title to his U.S. and Ireland championships.

Gaelic Football - The Original Beautiful Game

Gaelic football combines the suspense of soccer, the skills and scoring of basketball, and the speed of the fastest sports in the world in a free-flowing action-packed sport. It originated in Ireland centuries ago, but it's taking off in North America. Try it!

4 Wall Handball Practice

2019: Male POTY Robbie McCarthy



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