Theatre of History: Croke Park The Director General of the GAA, Paraic Duffy, has warned clubs across the country to avoid p.
88. GAA Medal. This gold medal was presented to a Limerick player, P.J. Corbett, after the first all-Ireland Gaelic football championship in 1887. Three years earlier, on November 1st 1884, at Hayes’s Hotel in Thurles, Michael Cusack convened the first meeting of the “Gaelic Athletic Association for the Preservation and Cultivation of National Pastimes”.