Monthly Archives: January 2017

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Club Players Association – Fix The Fixtures Statement

Club Players Association Statement on official launch of the association, in Ballyboden St. Endas GAA Club. 1.1 Since the idea of a Club Players’ Association was floated in the autumn we have been inundated with emails and calls from Club Players expressing their frustration at the way in which our fixtures are managed.   1.2 [...]

By | 2017-01-24T14:09:39+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Club Players Association, Fixtures, GAA|Comments Off on Club Players Association – Fix The Fixtures Statement

CPA make their bow by targeting massive shake-up of fixture list – Belfast Telegraph

The newly-formed Club Players Association have pledged that, "as an Association, if we have to slaughter a few sacred cows along the way, so be it," in their aim to make the fixture schedule fairer to the vast majority of Gaelic games players. That comment came from CPA Chairman Miceál Briody from a top table [...]

By | 2017-08-17T10:57:35+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Club Players Association, Fixtures, GAA|Comments Off on CPA make their bow by targeting massive shake-up of fixture list – Belfast Telegraph

GAA Club Players Association aims to solve fixture chaos

Monday’s much anticipated and well attended media launch of the Club Players Association at the Ballyboden St Enda’s clubhouse in Dublin outlined a clear aim – to “fix the fixtures” chaos in GAA club activity – but detailed strategies have yet to be formulated.  Association chair Micheál Briody said that there had to be “meaningful [...]

By | 2017-08-17T10:57:36+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Club Players Association, Fixtures, GAA|Comments Off on GAA Club Players Association aims to solve fixture chaos

Club Players Association Press Release Monday January 9th Launch

Club Players’ Association News Release CPA Fix the Fixtures Today at its launch in Ballyboden St Enda’s the newly formed Club Player’s Association affirmed that its primary objective is to Fix the Fixtures. Micheal Briody, chairman of the CPA said: “The single biggest issue concerning GAA players is Fixtures. Players want to play games. They [...]

By | 2017-01-24T14:13:52+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Club Players Association|Comments Off on Club Players Association Press Release Monday January 9th Launch

Condensing the inter-county season is the Club Players Association’s priority – McKaigue

DERRY AND SLAUGHTNEIL defender Chrissy McKaigue says condensing the inter-county calendar is the new Club Players Association’s biggest aim. Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO The body, which will represent club players all over the country, is launched at the home of reigning All-Ireland club football champions Ballyboden St Enda’s on Monday night. McKaigue will sit on the council [...]

By | 2017-08-17T10:57:37+00:00 January 8th, 2017|Club Players Association|Comments Off on Condensing the inter-county season is the Club Players Association’s priority – McKaigue