From his schooldays in the village of Conna in east Cork, Dan Hoare, who has died aged 77, was an influential figure in the administration of the GAA(...)

The GAA Finance Report Media Briefinghas shown that Hurling gate receipts in 2014 were higher than those of football. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Hurling championship gate receipts have opened a notable gap on football for the first time in GAA history, helping contribute to a €2m increase in to(...)

Gardaí at the Mill St station in Galway are looking for witnesses to a single car crash that claimed the life of a ‘dedicated’ GAA official. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Galway’s GAA community is in mourning following the death of an official in a single car crash in Galway city.Michael O’Neill (60), originally from T(...)

 Johnny Sexton was one of three Ireland players to suffer head injuries during the Autumn Internatonal against Australia. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/INPHO

An Oireachtas report has linked increasing size of players, especially in rugby, with a higher risk of concussion. The report from the Joint Committe(...)

At the launch of the 2015 GAAGO Season, the GAA and RTÉ announced that GAAGO, the online streaming service for Gaelic Games outside of Ireland will more than double the number of games being shown internationally and will stream The Sunday Game highlights show which will be available to watch globally for the first time. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The GAA and RTÉ’s subscription-based online streaming service, GAAGo, is set to expand next year to include The Sunday Game highlights show, the Allia(...)

Ireland’s Ross Munnelly is tackled by VFL Selection’s Cameron Lockwood during Ireland’s comprehensive victory in the International Rules practice match in Sandringham

IRELAND 100 VFL SELECTION 28 Ireland's International rules team had its first run-out at Trevor Barker Beach Oval in Sandringham this morn(...)

Dominic Kessie and Ray Harte at the Men’s Shed project in Portlaoise. Photograph: Jeff Harvey/HR Photo

Cuts to benefits such as fuel and telephone allowances over recent years have made the isolation experienced by some 130,000 over-65s living alone (...)

 Kilkenny manager Brian Cody escaped sanction from the GAA. Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Kilkenny hurling manager Brian Cody has been cleared of any formal misconduct following his criticism of Westmeath referee Barry Kelly, who took char(...)

“The profile of club volunteers is changing all the time and gradually we are seeing younger, more technology-aware people coming through,” says Warren Healy of MyClubFinances.com. Photograph: Inpho.

Data protection issues are creating difficulties for club officials and, in some cases, discouraging volunteers within the GAA. That’s the view of a s(...)

Referee Barry Kelly with  manager Brian Cody after the All-Ireland final. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The GAA may have to tweak the inter-county championship season if it is to devise a sustainable new fixtures schedule. At present a sub-committee, lo(...)