Bray Emmets GAA

Bray Emmets Gaelic Athletic Association is a hurling, camogie, Gaelic football and ladies' Gaelic football club in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland.

Bray Emmets
Emmet Bhré / Emmet Brí Chualann
Bray Emmets GAA crest.jpeg
Founded:1885
County:Wicklow
Colours:Navy with green horizontal band, white shorts, green socks. Second kit is reverse of first choice(Green with Navy horizontal band)
Grounds:Old Connaught Avenue, Bray
Coordinates:53°12′28″N 6°07′38″W / 53.207761°N 6.127244°W / 53.207761; -6.127244Coordinates: 53°12′28″N 6°07′38″W / 53.207761°N 6.127244°W / 53.207761; -6.127244
Playing kits
Standard colours
Senior Club Championships
All Ireland Leinster
champions
Wicklow
champions
Football: - - 2
Hurling: - - 7

HistoryEdit

The first club AGM took place on 11 December 1886. The first recorded Bray Emmets team played Dalkey in a field at the Vevay in 1885. The club took its name from Robert Emmet (1778–1803), an Irish rebel leader.[1]

The club host the annual All-Ireland Kick Fada Championship, first held in 2000.

AchievementsEdit

  • Wicklow Senior Hurling Championship Winners 1952, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2019,[2] 2020, 2021
  • Wicklow Senior Football Championship Winners 1934, 1935
  • Wicklow Intermediate Hurling Championship Winners 2006, 2015
  • Wicklow Intermediate Football Championship Winners 1973, 1997
  • Wicklow Junior Hurling Championship Winners 2004, 2014, 2020 (Played 11/06/2021 due to covid restrictions)
  • Wicklow Junior Camogie Championship Winners 2016
  • Wicklow Intermediate Camogie Championship Winners 2017, 2019
  • Wicklow Ladies Football Senior B Championship Winners 2017
  • Dublin Senior Football Championship Winners 1901

Notable playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Club History". brayemmets.com. Archived from the original on 3 October 2017. Retrieved 13 May 2017.
  2. ^ "Wicklow SHC final: Bray Emmets dash Glenealy's three-in-a-row dreams". Hogan Stand. 6 October 2019. Retrieved 8 October 2019.

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