Abbeyknockmoy GAA

Abbeyknockmoy GAA is a Gaelic Athletic Association club located in Abbeyknockmoy, County Galway, Ireland and is almost exclusively concerned with the game of hurling.

Abbeyknockmoy
Mainistir Cnoc Maigh
Founded:1953
County:Galway
Colours:Blue and red
Grounds:Abbeyknockmoy
Playing kits
Standard colours
Senior Club Championships
All Ireland Connacht
champions
Galway
champions
Hurling: 3 4 6

HistoryEdit

The club was founded in 1953. A junior team was affiliated in 1954. In the sane year, the team won its first title and were crowned North Board Junior champions. In the intervening years, the club won a total of 26 titles with senior status attained for the second time in 1985 when they won the Intermediate championship.[citation needed] This was followed in 1988 when they won the first county senior title. In 2011 the club won the county minor B1 championship. In 2015 they defeated Moycullen to land the County Intermediate title on a scoreline of 1-16 to 0-13 and defeated Four Roads in the Connacht Final 1-11 to 0-11.[citation needed]

HonoursEdit

1955:

  • North Galway Junior Hurling Championship
  • North Galway Intermediate Hurling Championship

1956:

  • North Galway Intermediate Hurling Championship

1957:

  • North Galway Intermediate Hurling League

1959:

  • North Galway Junior Hurling League

1960:

  • North Galway Junior Hurling Championship

1961:

  • North Galway Intermediate Hurling Championship

1962

  • North Galway Intermediate Hurling Championship

1964

  • North Galway Juvenile Hurling Championship
  • Galway Juvenile Hurling Championship

1967:

  • North Galway Junior Hurling League

1968:

  • North Galway Junior Hurling Championship
  • Galway Junior Hurling Championship

1969:

  • Galway Camogie Championship

1971:

1974:

  • North Galway Minor Hurling Championship

1977:

  • County Junior Hurling Championship

1985:

  • Galway Intermediate Hurling Championship Winners

1986:

  • Galway Under 16 Hurling Championship

1988:

1999:

  • Galway Under 16 Hurling Championship

2001:

  • Junior B Hurling Championship

2011:

  • Galway Under 16 C Hurling Championship
  • Galway Minor B1 Hurling Championship

2012:

  • Galway Under 13 Hurling Championship
  • Galway Under 12 League Championship

2013:

  • Galway Under 14 Feile Justin Cheevers Cup Champions
  • Galway Under 16 C Hurling Championship

2015:

2016:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Abbeyknockmoy hang on for provincial glory". Connacht Tribune. 12 November 2015. Retrieved 12 November 2015.
  2. ^ Farragher, Francis. "Abbeyknockmoy hurlers strive to upset the odds in Croke Park | Connacht Tribune - Galway City Tribune". Connacht Tribune - Galway City Tribune. Retrieved 2 December 2016.

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