John Horan

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GAA director general Tom Ryan: knows from his financial background the immense importance of getting the All-Ireland championships right. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

If it’s a curse to live in interesting times, is the corresponding blessing, ‘May you live in experimental times’? In the latter circumstance you can(...)

The GAA  has nothing to fear from discussion amongst its members of proposals, however radical they may be.

The GAA has in recent decades been fairly partial to contemplating the future. If we go back nearly 50 years to the McNamee Commission, which report(...)

Tom Ryan has been confirmed as the new director general of the GAA. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Tom Ryan has been confirmed as the new director general of the GAA, succeeding Páraic Duffy. Ryan had served as the GAA’s director of finance for 11 (...)

The Na Fianna clubhouse in Glasnevin, Dublin. “I’ve seen Na Fianna grow from a small almost rural club on the outskirts of the city centre in the 1960s to being one of the largest GAA clubs in the country with surging numbers”

The GAA is concerned about the disruption to Dublin’s GAA community due to plans to requisition Na Fianna’s pitches in Glasnevin as part of the Metro (...)

John Horan, newly elected president of the Gaelic Athletic Association,  gives his inaugural  speech to congress as president. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

There is a moment when they close the doors at the GAA’s Annual Congress and you’re sitting there with a whole session of motions ahead of you and you(...)

Ned Quinn: former Kilkenny County Board chairman will chair CCCC. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ned Quinn is the new chair of the GAA’s Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC), which oversees central Association issues including fixtures a(...)

Tracey Kennedy: Cork chairperson opposed  the motion proposing that ‘each delegate’s vote on all motions at annual or special congress shall be recorded and published in the minutes thereafter’. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Chairman of the Club Players Association, Micheál Briody, has expressed his dismay at the “embarrassing” lack of transparency at GAA Congress, and hit(...)

 Ex-president of the Gaelic Athletic Association Aogan Ó Fearghail hands over his president’s medal to incoming president John Horan. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

New GAA president John Horan has identified the over-emphasis on county development squads as an issue for his presidency. The first native Dubliner s(...)

 Newly elected GAA president John Horan gives his first speech to congress in the role. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

New GAA president, John Horan - the first Dublin native in 97 years to be elected to the office - has expressed concerns about the association’s amate(...)

John Divilly:  “I want them to be able to say, ‘John, I don’t want to play Sigerson. I want to concentrate on the county’. Or vice versa – ‘I want to play with the college for a few weeks and I’ll commit to the county for the rest of the year.” Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

John Divilly celebrated his fifth year in charge of the UCD footballers with a second Sigerson Cup on Saturday, as the Belfield college narrowly beat (...)

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