Sunday 4 December 2016

GAA: it's called teamwork

Published 30/10/2009 | 08:56

THE GAA winds up its year-long 125th birthday this Sunday with a series of commemorative events across the country. Over those months of ever-deepening economic gloom, the association kept the nation's spirits up, as always, with great and inspiring sporting contests.

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But not even this great amateur organisation was immune from the chill winds.

The effect on some clubs has been startling, with many players having to emigrate.

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