21-05-24 GAA Rounders

Ard Chomhairle Bulletins

Ardchomhairle Bulletin #4

9ú Márta 2024

A Meeting of GAA Rounders Ardchomhairle took place on Saturday the 9th of March 2024 (In Person – Croke Park). The following decisions were taken:
  1. Ten (10) new clubs have affiliated to date with GAA Rounders for 2024.
  2. At the time of the meeting sixty-one (61) clubs in total had affiliated for the 2024 season.
  3. GAA Rounders to sign Active Disability Ireland’s Sport inclusion charter.
  4. Senior Championship trophies to feature as part of the GAA Museum Exhibition in May 2024 – current holders of trophies for Senior Men, Mixed & Ladies will be asked to return trophies earlier at a date TBC.
  5. Ardchomhairle Committee members progress plans for February / March were discussed.
  6. Senior Championship fixtures will be released this week. In total, ten senior clubs have registered to play.
  7. Intermediate championship entries are due by APRIL 5th.
  8. GAA Rounders wishes to extend its sincere sympathies to Michael Glaveys ladies captain Linda Rogan and family on the passing of Linda’s partner Richard Egan. Our thoughts and prayers are with Linda, Adam, and all at Michael Glaveys at this time.
  9. GAA Rounders also wishes to extend its sincere sympathies to the family, friends, and Glynnbarntown Rounders Club on the passing of club member and Junior ladies player Sandi Murphy. Our thoughts and prayers are with Sandi’s daughter Lexi, her family, and friends at this time.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a hanam.

10ú Feabhra 2024

A Meeting of GAA Rounders Ardchomhairle took place on the 10th of February 2024 @ Croke Park.


The following decisions were taken:

  • Seven (7) new clubs have affiliated to date with GAA Rounders for 2024.
  • At the time of the meeting fifty-seven (57) clubs in total had affiliated for the 2024 season.
  • GAA Rounders to feature as part of the GAA Museum Exhibition 2024 (May 2024).
  • Ardchomhairle Committee members progress plans for January / February were discussed.
  • Proposals for U13 Feile in Abbottstown on the 9th of June were approved by AC members.
  • All Star Structure for 2024 was passed by AC members. Details will be circulated to all relevant clubs shortly.


13ú Eanáir 2023

A Meeting of GAA Rounders Ardchomhairle took place on the 13th of January 2024 @ Croke Park.

  • Five (5) new clubs have affiliated to date with GAA Rounders for 2024.
  • At the time of the meeting fifty-one (51) clubs in total had affiliated for the 2024 season.
  • Mary Moroney to function as Munster Representative on the Childrens Committee
  • Ardchomhairle Committee members progress plans for December & January were discussed.
  • All Star Structure meeting to take place online on Sunday 14th January. Senior Championship clubs invited to send a representative to attend the meeting.
  • The structure of the GAA Rounders Championships for 2024 was discussed.
  • Decisions were made about teams to be relegated and promoted.
  • Closing date for entry to Senior Championship was decided and will be released to clubs shortly.


2 Nollaig 2023

A Meeting of GAA Rounders Ardchomhairle took place on the 2nd of December 2023 @ Croke Park.


The following decisions were taken:

  • Ardchomhairle Committee members plans for 2024 were read and  adopted.
  • The 2024 GAA Rounders Master Fixtures Schedule for 2024 was approved.
  • The format of the Juvenile Competitions for 2024 was approved which includes the programme of events.
  • Nominations for Ardchomhairle Assistant Secretary, Games Secretary and Ordinary member positions were passed.
  • Chairpersons for Ardchomhairle sub-committees were proposed and adopted.
  • Regulations concerning purchase of new jerseys and player re-grading were adopted. 


#1 Regulation in new season

All new jerseys/kits must be purchased from GAA Approved suppliers. All new

jerseys/kits purchased from December 2023 must have individual numbers on the

back and small number on the front along with the GAA Rounders logo.


#2 Regulation in new season

The re-grading of players is done by the clubs and will happen when submitting your

player lists before championship starts.