Portugal will host it’s first GAA event on March 17th, 2018 in Centro Desportivo Nacional do Jamor – Praça da Maratona, 1495 Cruz Quebrada (https://goo.gl/maps/CxjrucTKDgT2)
LX Celtiberos, Portugal’s first GAA Club, will play teams from Galicia and the UK. There will be both men’s and women’s competitions. We will be assembling a few teams on the day so anyone that wants to join in and play is very welcome. No previous GAA experience is required. This will be a fun and friendly tournament.
Tournament begins at 10am. Any teams that would like to sign up, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. From 12h until 14h There will be a family event with games, competitions & face painting. There will be an Irish Dancing demonstration by the Rince Na Lisboa, Academy of Irish Dance. (https://www.irishdancelisboa.com/)
Barry Anderson from www.SpotonSports.ie, will be running a Kid’s Camp – Introduction to Gaelic Football. Barry has years of experience coach in Ireland and has developed special training footballs to make it easier for beginners to quickly learn the necessary skills and correct techniques. Children of all ages are welcome to join the camp which will be run from 12pm until 2pm. See Barry in action here: https://www.spotonsports.ie/games-and-drills/games-for-improving-technique/