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 and is the fastest field sport in the world. 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.
- Recent RTÉ Sport: Hurling News www
Recent news articles about the sport. RTÉ Sport: Hurling News.
- Overview Wikipedia: Hurling www
Overview of the game including history, Hurling, famous players and match results. Wikipedia: Hurling.
- Official Bandy Federation of Canada www
Official site containing news, Federation of Canada, events, teams and addresses. Bandy Federation of Canada.
- Federation American Bandy Association www
Federation of bandy clubs in the United States. Bandy Association. Games, teams, standings, pictures and the history of the game. American Bandy Association.
- Anecdotes, An Fear Rua - The GAA Unplugged www
Anecdotes, Fear Rua - The GAA Unplugged, humor and comment pertaining to Gaelic sports. An Fear Rua - The GAA Unplugged.
- News, BBC Northern Ireland www
News, Northern Ireland, polls, opinions, and awards. BBC Northern Ireland.
- Humorous The GAA Lookalikes Page www
Humorous look at the similarities between GAA personalities and other people, GAA Lookalikes Page, places, and things. Also includes the Eddie Moroney sound clips. The GAA Lookalikes Page.
- 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