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Portland Eireannach

Located in the heart of Portland Oregon a great GAA club was formed.

Gaelic football is the most popular sport in Ireland in terms of attendance, and the final of the All-Ireland Senior Championship, held annually at Croke Park, Dublin, draws crowds of more than 80,000 people. Outside Ireland, football is mainly played among members of the Irish diaspora. Gaelic Park in New York City is the largest purpose-built Gaelic sports venue outside Ireland. The All-Ireland Senior Championship is considered the most prestigious event in Gaelic football.

Gaelic football commonly referred to as football or Gaelic, is an Irish team sport. It is a form of football derived from traditional Irish ball games. It is played between two teams of 15 players or 13 in the USA on a rectangular pitch. The objective of the sport is to score by kicking or punching the ball into the other team's goals (3 points) or between two upright posts above the goals and over a crossbar 2.5 metres above the ground (1 point).

Portland Eireannach GAA Club

Portland Eireannach

GAA team

 

Important Dates

Seattle Tournament

06/10/2017

Portland Tournament

07/22/2017

Tacoma Tournament

08/05/2017

GAA Nationals

09/01/2017