Raffaele Rocca

FAI Publish Safe Training Protocols For Amateur & Underage Game

By Raffaele Rocca / June 9, 2020 /

With both the Limerick Desmond and District Leagues cancelling their competitions a few weeks back, attention locally and across the county has turned to sorting out management teams and players for the upcoming season. To facilitate a safe return to group training in the amateur and underage ranks, the Football Association of Ireland has today…

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WATCH: John Horan on GAA’s Roadmap Back to Action

By Raffaele Rocca / June 5, 2020 /

The GAA has publish its ‘Safe Return to Gaelic Games’ document today which reveals the phased plan towards club and inter county championship fixtures in 2020. The only caveat is that the government guidelines will say that it is safe to do so. Although the Government’s announcement that organised outdoor exercise can return from Monday,…

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Potter & Lee Discuss Limericks’ Boating & Rowing Histories

By Raffaele Rocca / June 3, 2020 /

In this episode Dr Matthew G Potter – curator of LM – Limerick Museum – and & George Lee look back on the history of Limerick’s boat clubs. St. Michael’s Rowing Club (SMRC) Limerick Boat Club Athlunkard Boat ClubShannon Rowing Club Limerick Curragower Boat Club. It really it a top class piece with some little known and interesting facts about the history or rowing in…

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WATCH: Granagh Ballingarry v Dromin Athlacca – 2001 Minor Div Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 26, 2020 /

2001 LimerickGAA County Div 1 Final as GranaghBallingarry Gaa Club beat Dromin Athlacca Gaa on a 1-9 to 2-5 scoreline. Feel free to share you memories of the game. Referee: Sean Hannon KIldimo Played on 21/10/2001 at Feenagh Gaa Grounds Ben Shire video Production Commentary Johnny Walsh.

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Munster Rugby Update with Chris Farrell

By Raffaele Rocca / May 26, 2020 /

The Munster players have been working on remote training programs since the middle off March. Chris Farrell spoke with Munster Rugby about life in lockdown and the scheduled resumption of training in June. Read the IRFU update on the proposed return to train and play here. Along with training from home, a number of squad members…

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WATCH: Askeaton v Feohanagh – 2000 Limerick West Minor A Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 25, 2020 /

Sunday night’s GAA action is Askeaton Gaa v Feohanagh/Castlemahon GAA in the LimerickGAA West Minor A Final. Commentary by the unmistakable Johnny Walsh.

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WATCH: Askeaton v Feohanagh in 2000 West Minor Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 25, 2020 /

Sunday night’s GAA action on Sporting Limerick is Askeaton Gaa v Feohanagh/Castlemahon GAA in the 2000 LimerickGAA West Minor A Final. The game was played in Tournafulla with the colourful Johnny Walsh on commentary.

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WATCH: 1995 Dromin Athlacca v Askeaton – Limerick JAHC Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 24, 2020 /

Tonight’s GAA is the 1995 LimerickGAA Junior A Hurling Championship between Dromin Athlacca Gaa and Askeaton Gaa. It should also be noted that there are extensive pregame interviews from supporters of both clubs which are more entertaining than the hurling at times. Here is the hurling!

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WATCH: 1993 Na Piarsaigh v Blackrock – Limerick IHC Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 24, 2020 /

Friday night’s GAA is the LimerickGAA Intermediate Hurllng Final between Na Piarsaigh Gaa and Blackrock GAA Club. Relive all the action in what was one of the most dramatic ends to a final that you could hope to see.

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WATCH: Na Piarsaigh & St Senans Clash in 2014 IFC Final

By Raffaele Rocca / May 24, 2020 /

Tonight’s GAA action is the LimerickGAA Intermediate Football Final between Na Piarsaigh GAA (Limerick) & St Senan’s Gaa. The city side would come through on the day with some fine scores and progress on to the senior grade and included what would become a future All Ireland hurling winner.

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