Official Connacht GAA Website

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James Rooney

Captains Profile Name: James Rooney Club: Glencar/Manor Age: 20 Occupation: Student School/College attended: DCU Position: Half-Forward Height: 5’10” Weight: 80kg

Adam Gallagher

Mayo U21 Captain 2015 Name: Adam Gallagher Club: Mayo Gaels Age: 20 Occupation: Student School Attended: St Colmans Position: Forward Height: 6′ Weight: 13 stone. Major Achievements


As we entered the new millennium we witnessed a year of great progress for the Association in the province. Among

The 1990’s

Comhairle Chonnacht faced the 1990’s conscious of the need to keep up the momentum generated during the previous decade in

The 1980’s

1980 was to be a particularly memorable year for the province with Galway, managed by Cyril Farrell, capturing the Liam

The 1970’s

This decade is remembered for Sligo’s historic win in 1975. Leitrims bright spot was in their Under-21 provincial title in

The 1960s

1960 signalled the end of a wonderful run of five Connacht titles in a row for Galway – a feat

The 1950’s

Connacht GAA recieved an encouraging boost at the opening of the decade with Mayo capturing the Sam Maguire and thus

The 1930’s

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]On the playing fields in 1930, Mayo won the Connacht final 1-7 to 1-2 against Sligo before 7000 spectators