Johnstownbridge GAA

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Droichead Baile Sheáin
JTB GAA crest.png
Founded: 1942
County: Kildare
Nickname: The Bridge, JTB
Colours: Blue, white and green
Grounds: Gurteen, Johnstownbridge
Coordinates: 53°23′32″N 6°50′49″W / 53.39220°N 6.84683°W / 53.39220; -6.84683Coordinates: 53°23′32″N 6°50′49″W / 53.39220°N 6.84683°W / 53.39220; -6.84683
Playing kits
Standard colours
Senior Club Championships
All Ireland Leinster
Football: - - 3

Johnstownbridge is a Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) club in County Kildare, Ireland, Winner of three county senior football championships and Kildare club of the year in 1983.


Johnstownbridge field a number of teams at all levels. They were the Kildare Intermediate Champions of 2013. Underage teams field as the parish of Balyna. Brian Flanagan, Sean Hurley, Cathal McNally and Keith and Paul Cribbin are currently part of the Kildare Senior squad.


Johnstownbridge has seen a rejuvenation of Camogie in the last number of years and they now field teams at all levels.



  • Kildare GAA: A Centenary History, by Eoghan Corry, CLG Chill Dara, 1984, ISBN 0-9509370-0-2 hb ISBN 0-9509370-1-0 pb
  • Kildare GAA yearbook, 1972, 1974, 1978, 1979, 1980 and 2000- in sequence especially the Millennium yearbook of 2000
  • Soaring Sliothars: Centenary of Kildare Camogie 1904-2004 by Joan O'Flynn Kildare County Camogie Board.


  1. ^ "Camogie: All-Ireland honours for Johnstownbridge". Hogan Stand. 23 November 2015. Retrieved 25 November 2015. 

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