Connacht GAA Ted Webb Competition 2017
The Provincial Talent Academy blitzes are blitzes involving County Academy panels at U-14, U-15 and U-16 age groups. These blitzes are organised by the Connacht GAA Coaching & Games Committee with the Connacht GAA Ted Webb, (U-16) played off in August/September, the Connacht GAA Sean Purcell Blitz day, (U-14), played in August and October, and the Connacht GAA Dermot Earley Blitz day, (U-15), in August.
U16 Competition 2017
The Connacht GAA Ted Webb Inter-County U16 Football Competition has been played in Connacht every year since 1976, in memory of former Mayo and Ballyhaunis Player, Ted Webb, who tragically lost his life in a car accident in 1975 and was a key member of the Mayo senior football team and a successful member of the 1974 Mayo U21 team.
The Connacht GAA Ted Webb Competition involves a total of seven teams representing the 5 provincial Counties. Players taking part must be under 16 years of age on the 1st of January 2017, i.e. have a date of birth between January 1st and December 31st 2001.
The venue for the tournament is the Connacht GAA Centre, Cloonacurry, Bekan, Claremorris, Co Mayo. The centre is located on the main Ballyhaunis to Knock road (R323). A map of the venue is available on the Tournament website.