Kilrossanty GAA

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Kilrossanty
Cill Rosanta
Kilrossanty Crest.JPG
Founded: 1884
County: Waterford
Club colours: Green And Gold
Grounds: Pairc Naomh Brid, Leamybrien
Coordinates: 52°09′58.22″N 7°31′03.87″W / 52.1661722°N 7.5177417°W / 52.1661722; -7.5177417Coordinates: 52°09′58.22″N 7°31′03.87″W / 52.1661722°N 7.5177417°W / 52.1661722; -7.5177417
Playing kits
Standard colours
Senior Club Championships
All Ireland Munster
champions
Waterford
champions
Football : - - 15

Kilrossanty GAA Club is a Gaelic Athletic Association club located in Lemybrien, County Waterford, Ireland. Kilrossanty is one of the oldest GAA clubs in Waterford. It was founded in 1884 and took part in the very first Waterford senior football championship in 1885.Kilrossanty reached its first final in 1886 and also the following year,1887, before winning its first title in 1888 without a single score being recorded against them. Kilrossanty have won fifteen Waterford senior football titles and they also hold the distinction of been the longest club in Waterford to hold onto their senior status without ever been relegated to intermediate ranks. On winning the junior title in 1937, Kilrossanty were promoted to the senior grade and have remained there ever since. In their earlier years they had been up and down between senior and junior on a number of occasions. Kilrossanty would be more noted for being one of the big footballing clubs in Waterford but they do play underage hurling and have also fielded a number of adult hurling team on a number of occasions. They won a junior B hurling title in 1990.

Honours[edit]

1888, 1919, 1939, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1957, 1960, 1964, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989,

1918,1926,1937,1998, 2010, 2013

2004,

1983,1992,1993, 2011

1990

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See also[edit]

  • Kilrossanty - the nearby village which gives the club its name

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