The Boston Minor Board & Boston Youth Clubs will be hosting a Cul Scor "Cul Camp" at the Irish Cultural Centre June 28-30 from 10-2:30 pm for children ages 5-14. Cost is $80 per child. Each child will receive a Cul Camp kit direct from Ireland as part of the registration fee.
For more information, please click here for a downloadable .doc file
ALL PLAYERS NEED TO BE REGISTERED IN OUR SYSTEM AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. WE ARE GOING TO HAND OUT TRAINING JERSEYS THIS SUNDAY AT PRACTICE TO ALL REGISTERED PLAYERS SO GET YOUR INFORMATION IN QUICKLY. THANK YOU.
WELCOME TO THE 2016 REGISTRATION
THE REGISTRATION FEES ARE AS FOLLOWS:
U6 REGISTRATION IS FREE
U8-U14 PLAYER $150 PER CHILD
U16/U18 PLAYER $100 PER CHILD
FAMILY MAXIMUM OF $300
*There is no additional fee for dual players - children playing both Football and Hurling/Camogie. All players should be registered as soon as possible.
If your child has played in the past, please enter your email address to log in to your account.
If you have forgotten your password or your account was created by the Registrar, simply enter your email address and a password will be immediately emailed to you. Please DO NOT create a new account. If you are having problems accessing your account, email Kathleen Bartlett at email@example.com.
If you are a new family to the Club, the system will walk you through creating a new account.
** Be sure to enter Parent/Guardian info on the first form. **
ALL PLAYERS WILL RECEIVE A PRACTICE SHIRT WITH THEIR PAID REGISTRATION.
No players will be allowed on the field this year unless they are properly registered in our system.
All players are required to have a mouth guard at ALL practices and games.
Registration deadline is 5/30/2016.
REGISTRATION FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE.
PAYMENTS MAY BE MADE WITH VISA, MASTERCARD OR PERSONAL CHECK.
TO REGISTER YOUR CHILD, PLEASE SELECT THE APPROPRIATE PROGRAM BELOW BY CLICKING ON YOUR CHILD'S AGE GROUP OR THE "REGISTER" BUTTON AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE. ONCE YOU HAVE READ THE RESTRICTION DISCLAIMER AND CLICKED "CONTINUE", YOU WILL BE PROMPTED FOR AN EMAIL ADDRESS AND PASSWORD. IF YOU ARE A NEW MEMBER, THEN ONLY ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND THE SYSTEM WILL SEND YOU A TEMPORARY PASSWORD. IF YOU ARE AN EXISTING MEMBER, THEN ENTER THE EMAIL ADDRESS AND PASSWORD THAT YOU PREVIOUSLY CREATED. IF YOU HAVE FORGOTTEN YOUR PASSWORD, ENTER YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS AND THE SYSTEM WILL SEND IT TO YOU.
The Boston Northeast Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association will commemorate the Anniversary of the 1916 Easter Uprising through its Youth by establishing scholarships to be awarded in three different age groups for both boys and girls. Eleven scholarships totaling $3,000 will be awarded.
Scholarships will be awarded on July 4, 2016.
For more information please contact Secretary.firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information, please click here for a downloadable .doc file
Attached please find the First Continental Youth Championship Student Cultural Scholarship information and application.
The Continental Youth Championship Scholarships will provide tuition assistance to incoming and graduating seniors enrolling in an accredited undergraduate program in the fall. The recipients of these scholarships are selected based on the applicant’s demonstrated academic achievement, verbal communication skills, and participation commitment to the CYC tournament.
One $500 scholarship will be awarded in each of the following categories: Ladies Football, Camogie, Hurling and Gaelic Football. There will also be one random draw of $250 to reward effort and give recognition to an additional entrant
- Current high school seniors (class of 2016) or incoming high school seniors (class of 2017);
- Current member of a local GAA club within the Continental United States and Canada
- Current participant in the 2016 CYC.
- Submit Application
- Submit 1-2 page essay on ONE of the following topics:
1)In the wake of many racially stemmed incidents, individuals have supported various causes through the use of social media. How do you think the outcome of the events leading up to the Easter Rising of 1916 may have been different if there had been Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media outlets available at that time.
2)Draft a modern day Proclamation that you feel should apply to the citizens of Ireland or even to the Citizens of your own home country.
All applications must be received by midnight on June 15, 2016 to
Winners announced at CYC mass on July 31, 2016 at Chicago Gaelic Park
CYC Steering Committee
CONTINENTAL YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP STUDENT CULTURAL SCHOLARSHIPS For more information, please click here for downloadable .pdf or here for a downloadable .doc file
We have been assigned the Double Tree Hotel in Alsip, IL. The rate is $129.00 per night. All players should arrive by Wednesday, July 27. When planning your flights you should plan to fly into Midway Airport. This is the closest airport to the hotel. The hotel provides a free shuttle as well.
The CYC ends by 5:00 pm on Sunday, July 31 so please plan your hotel and flights accordingly.
The hotel has a pool, bar and restaurant. Book early to get the best selection of rooms.
Deadline for hotel bookings is June 1.
Here is the link to book. Hold down the CTRL button then click on the link
Girls Only Gaelic Boston-First Training - Saturday, May 14
First session for the Girls Only Gaelic Program will be held on Saturday, May 14 at 5:00 pm at the Irish Cultural Centre for all age groups. Coaches from the Senior Ladies Teams will be present to coach players. Come on down and check it out.
G.O. Gaelic - Girls Only Gaelic
New girls Gaelic football program coming this May and running through the summer! A team of qualified and highly experienced ladies footballers from the Boston Senior Ladies clubs have committed themselves to providing coaching and mentoring to our young ladies players across the Boston Northeast division.
Training and coaching sessions will rotate among the Boston Northeast Youth Club locations. All sessions will be open to girls of all ages and experience levels, and from all clubs. Training sessions will be focused on skill development and game play, while providing quality coaching for players of all age groups (Under 6 through Under 18) and skill levels.
Our hope is to serve each and every single ladies youth player in the division; providing them with the benefits of high quality coaching, consistent games and training sessions, lifelong friendships, and a love for the sport. The ultimate goal of the program is to lay the foundations for a pipeline of successful ladies youth and adult teams here in our division for the future.
Please contact Aisling Kerr at email@example.com or go to the Girls Only Gaelic Boston Facebook page to find out more information.
2016 CYC Dates and Location - mark your calendars!!
The 2016 Continental Youth Championships will take place in Gaelic Park in CHICAGO next summer. The competition will take place on 28,29,30 and 31 of July. When booking flights you should fly into Midway Airport.
Further details on hotels for next years competition in the near future.
REMINDER: Mouth guards are mandatory for all practices and games. Please make sure your child has one each week. Thank you.
From: Gearoid Devitt Sent: Thursday, May 28, 2015 10:51:54 AM To: Gearoid Devitt Subject: Use of Mouthguards (Gaelic Football)
Ahead of this weekend's All-Ireland GAA Football Championship fixtures all counties, team officials and players are reminded that mouthguards are mandatory for players in all grades, in all Gaelic Football practice sessions and matches.
It also requested that counties would circulate this reminder to all club secretaries within the county at your earliest convenience.