Did you know?

In 1942 Ballincollig ended the Glen Rovers 9 year county run


full story

News List

Ballincollig supply Cork Stars of Tomorrow

Thursday 01st September, 2016



It was another hugely positive day for the Cork Underage Development Squads participating in Hurling Tournaments across Munster last weekend. The young Rebels were looking to reclaim all seven titles having recorded a clean sweep in 2015. ALL seven representative sides progressed to their respective finals, while four teams became...

Crucial Championship Weekend

Thursday 01st September, 2016



CRUCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP WEEK Report Courtesy Of Kevin MurphyThe coming weeks are sure to be very exciting for our supporters with the Intermediate hurlers, Senior footballers, Junior footballers and Junior B hurlers all in championship action. It is terrific to be in action in so many competitions and all credit to our dedicated players who are...

Minor Footballers , Senior Footballer and Intermediate Hurlers all out in the next 10 days. Check out the facebook pages fro all the latest events below https://www.facebook.com/BallincolligGAAClub/events


Paddy Kelly: The second coming of the thinking man’s footballer Saturday, July 30, 2016Kieran Shannon ( Original article Here )What has happened to Cork? When the last time you could actually trust the county’s footballers to deliver on the big day? Paddy Kelly knows the issues. “We haven’t had a big scalp in the championship the last few years....

Race Around Ireland Support

Wednesday 24th August, 2016


Aidan Fitton , a Ballincollig man ( now living in Meath ) , an ex club player and long-time friend of the club is getting ready to take on the cycle "Race Around Ireland" in aid of Down Syndrome Ireland.He's leading a 4-man team for the race (www.racearoundireland.com) and they'll cover 2,150+ km within 96 hours, setting off from Trim on 28th August. Aidan has...

Senior Section Notes ( Juy 13th )

Wednesday 13th July, 2016


U21 County Semi Final on SundayThis is a huge weekend for our club as we face an extremely tricky assignment against Ilen Rovers in the championship in Ballineen on Sunday afternoon. This has been a very fruitful competition for the club over recent seasons and supporters are encouraged to travel in great numbers. We are a young side with plenty of exciting...

Non Exam Minor Football Final Champions

Tuesday 05th July, 2016



Ballincollig v Eire OgMonday 27 June 2016 Venue – OvensAfter 5 weeks of league games and a semifinal win over St Finbarrs, the minor team qualified for the first final of the year. Playing in perfect conditions in Ovens, the match started even enough with points being exchanged on both sides and also some misses. Gradually Ballincollig began to get a...


Ballincollig Senior Section Intermediate Hurlers face Barryroe in Championship Our Intermediate hurlers are in action this weekend and take on Barryroe in Bandon tommorrow afternoon. We were defeated by a stronger Meelin team in the opening round after a shaky opening quarter. Admittedly our opponents on that occasion are one of the favourites for this...

National Football Feile 2016

Tuesday 28th June, 2016



Ballincollig's U14 Footballers had the honour of representing our club in this years National Football Feile last weekend. The weekend started early on Friday when we welcomed our guests, the Armagh champions Killeavy to Ballincollig. After an initial introduction and some tea and sandwiches, both set of players and supporters headed to Eire Og where we...

U13 Footballers travel to Portmarnock

Tuesday 21st June, 2016



On Saturday June 11th, Ballincollig Under 13 Football Team were invited to the Inaugural Govan Jolliffe Byrne Football Tournament at Naomh Mearnog, Portmarnock, Co. Dublin. There was 16 teams from the four provinces. We left the Club last Saturday at 6.40am with a panel of 28 players and proceeded to play 5 games throughout the day. The first match was...

Joe Delaney Cup

Tuesday 21st June, 2016



On Saturday last the 18th of June for the Fourth year the juvenile section of Ballincollig GAA club held the under 11 hurling tournament, The Joe Delaney Cup. Clubs involved were Ballincollig, Na Piarsaigh from Limerick, Ballyboden St. Enda’s of Dublin, and James Stephens of Kilkenny, each club brought 3 teams with them and in all approximately 160 boys...

FEILE Football 2016

Tuesday 21st June, 2016



Ballincollig Hurling and Football club are proud to announce that our U14 Footballers will be taking part in this year's National Football Feile which starts this Friday (24th June). We will be hosting the Armagh champions, Killeavy who along with ourselves will be in a group that also consists of our near neighbours Eire Og as well as Na Fianna from Offaly....

Cul Camp 2016 - July 4th to 8th

Monday 20th June, 2016



Cul Camp 2016The Kellogg's GAA Cúl Camp will take place in Ballincollig from July 4-8th. The Cúl Camp will provide boys and girls – between the ages of 6 and 13 – with an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer holidays.Register online to book your place and receive your Kellogg's GAA gear plus backpack:...

Joe Delaney Cup Schedule

Thursday 16th June, 2016



The Joe Delaney Cup will take place in Ballincollig GAA club this Saturday the 18th of June with games starting at 11:30. Please come and support your club for what promises to be an excellent days hurling with Cork stars of the future providing wonderful entertainment.


The Ballincollig junior B squad won the Lena Down Memorial Tournament as part of the Belle of Ballincollig festival. The five-team competition also featured Bishopstown, Kilmacabea, holders Beál Átha'n Ghaorthaidh, and Kanturk, and was organised by James O'Reilly in conjunction with Eamonn Twohig and Con Burke, while Paul Desmond and...


Comhghairdeachas to both Gael Scoil Ui Riordan teams who recently won the Hurling and Camogie Sciath Na Scoil Finals in Pairc Ui Rinn. Well done to all the boys and girls, their teachers, coaches and supporters.

Cashman Cup 2016

Monday 13th June, 2016



Ballincollig U10s played in the finals of the Cashman cup last Saturday. Having played brilliantly in the group stages we had both our teams in the semi-finals. Ballincollig 2 won a cracking semi-final against Barrs 2, just edging it 7 scores to 6. In the other semi, Ballincollig 1 faced Barrs 1. The sides finished level in normal time - 6 scores each. We just...

Joe Delaney Cup - June 18th

Monday 30th May, 2016



The Juvenile section of Ballincollig GAA club are delighted to announce the hosting of The Joe Delaney Cup for the fourth successive year. Last year’s tournament was a tremendous success and with the talent on show from all Clubs the day could only be described as a festival of hurling. The Cup itself ended up crossing the borders to Joe’s home county with...


Ballincollig 3-12 Boherbue 1-7Ballincollig are through to the semi-final of U21A football championship after shaking off the challenge of a dogged Boherbue side in Macroom last weekend. We were certainly flattered by the score line as the north-Cork side launched a strong comeback early in the second half. Cian Dorgan finished the game with a total of 3-5...

Brian Keating playing for Cork

Sunday 22nd May, 2016



Brian Keating represented Cork in the Primary Games on Sunday May 22nd at half time (v Tipperary). Congratulations to Brian, his family and mentors on the start of his career as a Cork Rebel Hurler.

Player Profile

Willie Murphy