Adult Club Intro

Ballinhassig GAA Adult Club Section for hurlers and footballers from Minor ( Under 18) to Premier Intermediate level within the club. There are five Adult hurling teams in the Club: Premier Intermediate, Junior A, Junior B, Under 21 and Minor Hurling. There are four Adult Football teams in the club: Junior A, Junior B, Under 21 and Minor.

Pictured below are Shane McCarthy and Stephen Dineen, picture in 2009 and 2008 respectively. Shane lined out with our very successful U21 side in '09 who on a SE title and went all the way to the County Final to lose out to a hugely talented Duhallow side consisting of the likes of Lorcán McLoughlin, Aidan Walsh and William Egan. Stephen captained our 2008 Senior hurlers in winning back to back Senior Hurling Leagues.



 2014 Premier Intermediate Hurling Management Team: John O'Sullivan Jnr, John Paul Griffin and Dónal Crowley.

Our club hurlers are being put to the pin of the collar in preparation for this year's Championship season with significant pre-season fitness preparation. The Premier Intermediate side are due to start their League campaign on March 2nd in an away tie with Cloyne.

The Junior A Hurlers are being manged this year by Peter Brennan. Peter has huge experience in managing past county winning sides in Ballinhassig (and indeed Kilbrittan) and is joined by selectors Dan O'Halloran and Martin McCarthy. The Junior A Footballers are being managed by Fintan O'Leary Snr, being joined by Willie Coleman and Benjie Keohane. These three wise men have been integral to the club's most fruitful footballing phase with back-to-back SE League titles and back-to-back SE Championship finalists.

The U21 Footballers are being managed this year by Brian O'Sullivan. They are due out in Championship on March 16th. The U21 Footballers are being managed by Patrick Lucey.

Our Minors are competing in the Minor A Hurling and Minor B Football Championships for 2014 under the management of Victor Twohig with selectors Dónal Lombard, Edward Finn and Martin McCarthy. They will look to build on a hugely competitive and entertaining year's Hurling in 2013.

2012 was a hugely successful year in the club with the Junior A Team capturing the clubs 29th South East Junior A Hurling Championship. It was a massive landmark year for our Junior A Footballers as we captured our maiden South East title to huge celebration. The Junior B Footballers also won the South East trophy for the 2nd time in the club's history. Most significantly, our Premier Intermediate hurlers won the County Championship defeating Bandon in a thrilling final in Páirc Uí Caoimh.

The clubs new code of conduct for all club members is included on the website and all players are asked to adhere to same.

Roll of Honour


County Senior Hurling League Titles

2007 & 2008

County Intermediate Hurling Championships 1975, 1977
Premier County Intermediate Hurling Championship & Munster Championship

2005, 2012

Cork County Intermediate Hurling League Titles 1984, 2005, 2014

All Ireland Junior Hurling Championship

Munster Junior Hurling Championship

Cork County Junior ‘A’ Hurling Championships



1965, 1973 & 2002

South East Junior ‘A’ Hurling Championships 1928, 1946, 1948, 1953, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1970, 1971, 1973, 1991, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2012 & 2013
South East Junior ‘B’ Hurling Championships  1998, 2002, 2006
South East Junior ‘B’ Hurling League Titles  2005, 2006, 2007, 2013
South East U-21 Hurling Championships 1979, 2000, 2001, 2004 2006 & 2009
County Minor ‘A’ Hurling Titles 2002
South East Minor ‘A’ Hurling Titles  4 in the ‘60’s, 1987, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2007
South East Minor ‘B’ Hurling Titles 1998
South East Junior ‘A’ Football Championships 2012
South East Junior ‘A’ Football Leagues 2012, 2013
South East Junior ‘B’ Football Championships 2004, 2012

South East Minor ‘A’ Football Championships

1986, 1989,  1995 and 2000