Hurling is an ancient field game played with a stick (hurley) and ball (sliotar) in teams of fifteen. The sliotar may be struck with the hurley, an open hand, or kicked but may only be lifted directly from the ground using the hurley. Shoulder to shoulder contact is allowed. Hurling Gaelic Sports.
Hurling ( Irish: iománaíocht/iomáint ) is an outdoor team game of ancient Gaelic and Irish origin, administered by the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA). (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Hurling is an outdoor team game of ancient Gaelic and Irish origin. It is administered by the Gaelic Athletic Association. The game has prehistoric origins, and has been played for 3,000 years. One of Ireland's native Gaelic games, it shares a number of features with Gaelic football, such as the field and goals, the number of players, and much terminology. There is a similar game for women called camogie. It shares a common Gaelic root with the sport of shinty, which is played predominantly in Scotland.
- Hurling Category
- Hurling records in Ireland - This page details hurling records in Ireland.
- Hurling in popular culture - Hurling, the Gaelic sport, is a prominent feature in popular culture.
- Simon Wilson (hurler) - Simon Wilson was a hurler for Down County.
- Sports originating in Ireland
- Gaelic games
- Team sports
- Introduction GAA: Hurling www
Introduction to the sport, Hurling, rules, and a description of the hurling tradition, Poc Fada. GAA: Hurling.
- Feature Independent: Hurling www
Feature articles and headline news. Independent: Hurling.
- Overview Wikipedia: Hurling www
Overview of the game including history, Hurling, famous players and match results. Wikipedia: Hurling.
- Recent RTÉ Sport: Hurling News www
Recent news articles about the sport. RTÉ Sport: Hurling News.
- About International Bandy Federation www
About the IBF, Bandy Federation, executive board, committees, national federations, world calendar, rules of play, links and members-only section. International Bandy Federation.
- Clipart Ice Skating Clipart Galore: Bandy www
Clipart and images of bandy. Ice Skating Clipart Galore: Bandy.
- Recent BBC Gaelic Sports News www
Recent news, Gaelic Sports News, results and stories of Gaelic sports and sporting events. BBC Gaelic Sports News.
- News, Online.ie: GAA www
News, GAA, articles, and results. Online.ie: GAA.
- Message GAA Discussion Board www
Message board for fans. GAA Discussion Board.
- Descriptions Hurling and Gaelic Football www
Descriptions of both games, and Gaelic Football, including a list of past champions. Hurling and Gaelic Football.
- Alexa: Hurling Gaelic
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Hurling Gaelic
- DMOZ: Hurling Gaelic
dmoz.org Directory: Hurling Gaelic