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Calendar of Events 2020

The 2020 Clár offers a guide for all National Events and competitions for the ensuing twelve month period with planned provincial competitions also listed. 

Clar 2020

Please note that GAA Handball reserve the right to make amendments.

Official applications from clubs to host a tournament must still be sought using the Official Tournament Request Form (see below), to ensure insurance cover for all players and officials in relation to the event. Please ensure tournaments are applied for asap to ensure the date required can be accommodated.

Official Tournament Request Form 2020

Approved Club Tournaments 2020


Key Dates 2020:

4-Wall Season

  • She's Ace Ladies Festival (25/26 Jan, Breaffy House & Mayo venues)
  • 3rd Level Colleges: 4-Wall Intervarsities (30 Jan - 2 Feb, Belfast)
  • 2nd Level Colleges: All-Ireland 4-Wall Finals (1 Feb, Kingscourt)
  • Irish Adult 4-Wall Nationals (15/16 Feb, Venue TBC)
  • National Cumann na mBunscoil Day (7 March, Croke Park)
  • All-Ireland 4-Wall Singles Finals (20/21/22 March, Croke Park)
  • All-Ireland 4-Wall Doubles Finals (25/26 April, Croke Park)
  • Irish 4-Wall Junior Nationals (2/3 May, Tyrone & Monaghan)
  • Feile na Gael (13/14 June, Dublin)

1-Wall & Softball Seasons

  • Irish Wallball Nationals (3/4/5 July, Breaffy House, Mayo)
  • Irish Softball Nationals (18/19 July, Wexford)
  • Softball Feile (23 Aug,)
  • All-Ireland Softball Singles Finals (5 Sept, Croke Park)
  • All-Ireland Softball Doubles Finals (26 Sept, Croke Park)