NYGAA Hurling Season Opener Sunday 6/1 Features Waterford v. Hoboken; June 7th Hoboken Irish Festival Offers Family Fun, GAA Action

May 31, 2014

The New York Gaelic Athletic Association Hurling season kicks off this Sunday, June 1st, as  our fourth-year Hoboken Guards  Hurling Club squares off with newly-created Waterford Hurling in a Junior Division showdown.  Throw-in (Irish for “Game Time”) is 2:30 PM. Sign up on the official Facebook game page for a chance to win a team [...]

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National Collegiate GAA Seeks Referees, Field Crew for May 24-25 Championship Tournament

May 19, 2014

The National Collegiate GAA Championships of hurling and Gaelic football (NCGAA) will be held in Gaelic Park, 4000 Corlear Ave., Riverdale (Bronx) NY this weekend, May 24-25th. Teams are traveling in from San Francisco, Indiana, Pittsburgh, Montana, Boston, Philadelphia, Connecticut and New York. – The regional Northeast Collegiate GAA host committee makes this call for help [...]

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Hoboken’s Finest Irish Athletes Set for 7:30 PM Auction TONIGHT at Annual Hoboken Guards Fundraiser

May 17, 2014

Hoboken’s finest single male Irish athletes will step onto the auction block this evening highlighting the Fourth Annual Hoboken Guards Hurling Club Annual Pub Crawl & Hurler Auction. This is hurling. Our team invites and encourages the Hoboken community to join us TODAY at Finnegan’s (734 Willow Ave, 3:30-5 pm), Mulligans (159 1st Street, 5:30-7 pm) and The Shannon (106 1st [...]

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Area GAA coaches, hurlers encouraged to attend upcoming Connacht Council hurling courses

October 4, 2013

(Gaelic Park, NY) – There will be a Hurling Level 1 Course Friday Oct. 11 and Saturday Oct. 12 in Gaelic Park provided by Connacht Council Hurling Director Damien Coleman and one of the top Galway hurlers in history Sean Silke. * The course will take place on Friday night from 6:00pm in Gaelic Park and [...]

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Learn How to Hurl: Hoboken Guards Recruiting Local Athletes at (FREE) Thursday Night Training Starting Sept. 5

September 4, 2013

Are you a local area athlete interested in trying a new sport which is growing across the country, having fun and getting a great workout in the process? The Hoboken Guards Hurling Club will hold 90-minute Thursday night training sessions this fall, starting Sept. 5th, with the intention of introducing the world’s fastest, most skilled [...]

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Hoboken Guards, Seeking 1st Championship Title, Face Upstart Newcomers Ulster in NYGAA Hurling Final Sunday

August 23, 2013

Three seasons of NYGAA competition. Three NYGAA Championship Hurling Final appearances. * The Hoboken Guards Hurling Club have again advanced through league play to the Big Sunday Showdown in the Big Apple’s historic, century old Gaelic Park, located at 4000 Corlear Ave in Riverdale. The Black, White and Red clad New Jersey hurlers will lineout against an impressive first-year Ulster Hurling club [...]

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Portion of proceeds from Hoboken Guards Fundraiser tomorrow go to former Manhattan College student injured in Boston bombings

April 19, 2013

(HOBOKEN) – We at the Hoboken Guards Hurling Club hold our annual Pub Crawl & Hurler auction each spring as a pre-season kick off the hurling season, introducing our team and the world’s fastest – yet often misunderstood – field sport to curious local residents. Tomorrow, April 20st, starting at 4 p.m., our team invites [...]

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Irish Athletes to be Auctioned at 3rd Annual Hoboken Guards Pub Crawl – Sat. April 20th

April 13, 2013

Discover Ireland’s national sport – Hurling – enjoy live Irish music,  make new friends, enjoy great drink specials, free food and enter to win a three-tiered cash raffle ($500/$300/$100) at the third annual Hoboken Guards Pub Crawl & Hurler Auction on Saturday, April 20, 4 pm till….starting at Willie McBride’s. – Ladies and gentlemen who enjoy [...]

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Former Hoboken resident seeks bone marrow match to save his young son

July 24, 2012

Calling all members of the New York/New Jersey Irish and Irish American community: A 5 year-old boy named Jake is in need of a bone marrow transplant, and we’re told by his Irish American parents Kimberly Cluff and Bob Larkin that the most likely match for Jake may come from someone of Irish descent. Friends [...]

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Official O’Neills Hoboken hurling jerseys & gear available for online purchase

July 2, 2012

BREAKING NEWS FROM DUBLIN – The largest sportswear manufacturer in Ireland has made available for purchase the official Hoboken Guards Hurling Jersey and other quality HGHC clothing! The Hoboken Guards, a junior hurling club which competes in the New York Gaelic Athletic Association Junior Hurling Division, and will compete in the 2012 North American GAA [...]

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