The Limerick Field Complex - 485 Longview Road, Limerick, PA 19468
How are the sports played and who can play?
Gaelic football and hurling are unique sports that are being played all over the world. From North American, to Asia, to Africa, people are getting involved with local GAA clubs. Players of all skill levels and ages can find a team to play with in Philadelphia.
When does the season run?
The local GAA season runs from May through August. Individual teams may start as early as April, recruiting players and starting light training sessions. The Philadelphia Championship runs June through August, with the winners travelling to the North American Championship Labor Day Weekend.
Are injuries common?
No. Physical contact in Gaelic games is limited to a shoulder-to-shoulder charge with the player in possession of the ball.
How can I get involved in playing or watching the games?