Wednesday, September 20, 2017

"Gaelic Games and the Irish-American Experience in San Francisco," Sunday September 24th @ 5pm, at the United Irish Cultural Center,

The Irish Literary and Historical Society are hosting, "Gaelic Games and the Irish-American Experience in San Francisco" this Sunday September 24th @ 5pm, at the United Irish Cultural Center.

This is a lecture and panel discussion on the storied history and thriving Irish sport leagues of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), featuring San Francisco GAA Chairman Bertie Penny and scholar and league official Liam Reidy, with comments by the incoming Irish Consul General Robert O’Driscoll. 

There will also be a GAA Exhibition - of both new and old memorabilia, showcasing the large photographic collection in the local GAA archives will also take place on the night. In addition, medals and cups from various eras will also be on display, donated by many local Gaels. Presented by Irish Literary & Historical Society Free for members and those who join at the event, $5 visitors. 

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Locations in the Bay Area that show the GAA Games from home!

Here are the locations in the Bay Area that show the GAA Games from home;

The United Irish Cultural Center on 2700 45th Ave, San Francisco.

The Kezar Pub, 770 Stanyan St, San Francisco.

Napper Tandys, 3200 24th Street, San Francisco,

Abbey Tavern 4100 Geary Blvd, San Francisco,

Chieftain Irish Pub & Rest. 198 5th Street, San Francisco.

Fiddlers Green 333 El Camino Real, Millbrae.


2017 USGAA Finals a great success!

San Francisco GAA and the 2017 USGAA Finals Host Committee would like to congratulate all the SFGAA clubs who competed in the Finals over the Labor Day Weekend!. We would also like to thank all our volunteers for giving up their personal time and helping us make the 2017 USGAA Finals a great success.

Congratulations to our SFGAA National Champions!

Junior "C" Football Champions Pearse Og.

Junior"B" Ladies Football Champions Clan Na nGael.

Junior & Intermediate Camogie Champions Cu Chulainns.

Senior Hurling Naomh Padraig.

Hard luck to the following SFGAA Teams who competed at the 2017 USGAA Finals; Na Fianna who were defeated by Austin in the Junior A Hurling Semi Final. Eire Og who lost to Philadelphia in the Junior "B" Football Semi Final. St. Joseph's who lost to Madison in the Junior "B" Hurling Quarter Final, Fog City Harps who lost to Erin Rovers in the Junior A Ladies Football Final and to Charlotte in the Senior Ladies Football Final. Sean Treacys who lost the Senior Football Final to Shannon Blues.