Camogie Gathering 2013 - Details, Fixtures and Weekend Schedule 2013-07-24 16:45:00

The Camogie Gathering Lets Play Ball & Have a Ball will throw in on Thursday, July 25th in Na Fianna CLG with a welcome reception for all travelling and home based teams as well as invited guests. Lets Play Ball & Have a Ball is organised in conjunction with Dublin Camogie Board and is a three day event to celebrate the Gathering 2013. 

Toronto Camogie Club, Croydon Camogie Club, Tara Camogie Club, Fullen Gaels, Manchester and a North American representative team, made up of players from Seattle and Washington DC will join with Dublin Camogie Clubs, Na Fianna, Ballyboden St. Endas, St. Vincents, Trinity Gaels and St. Brigids for a three day festival of camogie, taking place in Na Fianna CLG and Croke Park Stadium. The Welcome reception will commence at 9.00pm in Na Fianna CLG on Thursday night.

On Friday, a full itinerary of games, skills sessions and tours has been lined up. Visiting Clubs will take part in a wall ball and skills session on Friday morning in Na Fianna, while later that afternoon, a tour of Croke Park Museum will take place. 

One of the undoubted highlights of the weekend for visiting and Dublin club players and spectators alike will be the Camogie tournament taking place on Friday night from 5.00 to 8.00pm in Croke Park Stadium 

On Saturday morning, its back to Na Fianna once again, as players get ready for an International Camogie tournament from 10.30am to 5.00pm with teams vying for the specially commissioned International Camogie Gathering Cup & Shield. Both items are sponsored by, official All Ireland medal suppliers of the Camogie Association. The event concludes with a farewell buffet dinner for players and guests. 

 The Camogie Association Gathering Lets Play Ball & Have a Ball is supported by Dublin City Council, The Gathering Ireland, O Neills, GAA, Croke Park Stadium, Croke Park Museum, and Na Fianna GAA and Camogie Club and the Regency Hotel, Dublin. 

Participating teams are: Toronto, North America Representative Team, Fullen Gaels, Manchester, Croydon CC, London. Tara Camogie Club, London.

Dublin Camogie Club Teams: Na Fianna, St Brigids, Trinity Gaels, Ballyboden St Endas, St.Vincents

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 The weekend schedule is as follows: 

  Thursday July 25th

Na Fianna CLG Welcome Reception

 Friday July 26th Croke Park

5.00pm Toronto v Tara

5.15pm Fullen Gaels v Croydon

5.30pm Croydon v Tara

5.45pm Toronto v Fullen Gaels

6pm Toronto v Croydon

6.15pm Tara v Fullen Gaels

6.30pm Na Fianna v St. Vincents

6.45pm St.Brigids v Trinity Gaels

7pm St.Vincents v Ballyboden

7.15pm Na Fianna v Trinity Gaels

7.30pm Ballyboden v St. Brigids


Saturday July 27th Na Fianna 

          Pitch 1                                     Pitch 2                                                     

11am Toronto v Ballyboden                Croydon 1 v St. Brigids 

11.30am Croydon 2 v Na Fianna        Tara v Trinity Gaels 

12pm Fullen Gaels v St.Vincents         Croydon 1 v Trinity Gaels                        

12.30pm Toronto v Na Fianna           Tara v St. Brigids                                     

1pm Croydon 2 v St.Vincents             Fullen Gaels v Ballyboden                         



Gathering Shield Final 

2.30pm Team A v Team B 


Gathering Cup Final 

3.30pm Team A v Team B


5.00pm Farewell Buffet

St Brigids GAA Club,
Russell Park, Navan Road, Dublin 15