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May Harrison R.I.P.

The Requiem Funeral Mass for May Harrison, mother of Helen Comerford, will take place on Sunday 31st August at 5.30pm at Our Lady of Perpetual Succour,Brooklyn Road, Nottingham, NG6 9ES.

May is being flown home to Ireland for burial on Tuesday 2nd September 2014 at 12 noon at St Aidan's Church, Kinlough, Co Leitrim.

Ireland NW Championships - ADCRGs Change

Ireland's Northwest Championships 2014 - change of adjudicators

Maureen Farrelly Monaghan, Cork, and Annmarie Blair, Donegal, will now replace Maria & Fiona Diggins on this years judging panel. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. 

Martin Kearney R.I.P

The passing has occurred  of Martin Kearney R.I.P. ,brother of Maura Kearney Jones TCRG Limerick, Ireland today.

Reposing at Thompson's Funeral Home  Thomas Street,Limerick this Friday 29th .August from 6 o'clock p.m.and afterwards to St Nicholas Church Westbury Corbally Limerick.


Requiem Mass on Saturday 30th at 11 a.m. with funeral  afterwards to Castlemungret Cemetery .

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Anne Knox R.I.P.

The passing has occured of  Anne Knox, mother of Carina Knox TCRG , Waterford Ireland  this morning 25th August 2014.

Removal today Wednesday 26th August 2014 from Waterford General Hospital to St. Paul's Church Lisduggan 6.00pm

Funeral mass 27th August 10.00am St Paul's Church, Lisduggan, Waterford.


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Jack Hall R.I.P.



On August 20th, the Hall and Gomez families were with our beloved Jack as he passed peacefully at 7:17 am. No words can adequately describe our profound love for this gentle, strong, and generous man - as son, husband, father, brother and uncle. He never stopped bringing happiness and friendship to all who knew him.

Son of Maureen Hall A.D.C.R.G , Brother of Pat A.D.C.R.G.and Anne Hall A.D.C.RG

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MidAmerica 2016 Oireachtas ADCRG Invite

Please click on the link below to access the 2016 Mid America Adjudication Invitation


Western Canada Oireachtas 2015 ADCRG Invite

Please click on the link below to access the 2015 Invitation to adjudicate at the Western Canada Region Oireachtas 


Closing date for applications 20th October 2014

Andrea Fitzgerald R.I.P.

We are deeply saddened to announce the recent passing of our colleague Andrea Fitzgerald.

Andrea had recently joined the office team of CLRG  will be terribly missed by all.

Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends at this time.

The office of An Coimisiún will be closed on Thursday 31st of July 2014

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GB Championships 2014 - Sponsorship

Please click on the link below to access the sponsorship and advertising opportunities at this years Great Britain Championships 2014.


Finn Valley Championships - Change of ADCRG

Anne Reid will now replace Shealagh Reid McKernon at the Finn Valley Championships

Mary Corbett R.I.P.

The passing has occured of Mary Corbett.

Mary was the mother of Máire Mhic Aogáin SDCRG.

The funeral took place yesterday Monday 14th July 2014.


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Jezebel Faez R.I.P.

The passing has occured of Jesebel Faez, yesterday Wednesday 9th July 2014

Jezebel was mother of Fernanda Faez TCRG and Samuel Faez  in Brazil.

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Sean Corcoran R.I.P. Funeral Details

The passing has occured of Sean Corcoran, husband of Veronica Moynihan TCRG, Co. Tipperary Ireland.


Fennessy's Funeral Home on Friday 11th July between 5 p.m and 8 p.m.

From Fennessy's Funeral Home to St. Peter & Paul's Church Clonmel on Saturday for 1 o' clock Mass.



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All Scotland Championships 2015 - Syllabus

Please select the link below to access the 2015 All Scotland Championships Syllabus.


Advertising - Liosta Oifigiúil 2014-2015

We are now accepting adverts for the 2014-2015 Liosta Oifigiúil, published by An Coimisiún le Rincí Gaelacha. This book features the contact information for every registered teacher worldwide and is distributed in both a print and in an electronic version. 


Teachers and feis organizers reference this book extensively, throughout the year, to communicate with their colleagues around the world. That’s upwards of 2000 people.


All adverts are in full colour. The cost is €325 for a full page.


There are also two high profile spots available on the inside cover. They cost €500 each and will be allotted on a first come first serve basis.


The dimensions for all adverts are 190mm high by 75mm wide.  Please supply artwork accordingly, or contact us if you need assistance with your design.


Please contact me immediately if you are interested in securing one of these spots, and feel free to forward this e-mail to other interested parties.


Closing date for all adverts is the 31st of July 2014



Barbara Blakey ADCRG
Cathaoirleach an Coiste Margaíochta /Chair of Marketing


Phone: 403.680.0862



Annual registration for teachers from An Coimisiún is now open.

To register go the the Teacher Login section of the website, top left hand corner of the main page.

You can register your details and pay online.





It has been agreed by An Coimisiún that:

a) At ALL QUALIFYING events worldwide, the first TWO rounds of each solo championship will be as per the syllabus for Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne. The Recall for Open Set dance at qualifying Oireachtaisí will be as stipulated by the Comhairle/Regional Authority. However, at Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne the set dance performed must be the opposite rhythm to the stipulated heavy dance.

b) Boys/gents will perform the same HEAVY dance as the girls/ladies of the same age at Oireachtas Rince na Cruinne 2015 in Montreal.

Please note this criteria pertains to Qualifying age groups only.


Evening with Seamus - 27th September 2014

For full details please click on the link below


Costume Rules Updated June 2014

Please click on the below link for a copy of the updated costume rules


Mike Bergin SDCRG R.I.P.


It is with great sadness that I inform members of An Comisiun le Rince Gaelacha on the death of Mike Bergin SDCRG from New York.


Our thoughts, prayers and condolences to his wife Vivienne (nee Pentony) and his daughters Peggy Ann, Patrice, Michelle and Geraldine.  Arrangements are as follows




Thursday 19th June 7.00pm-9.00pm

Friday 20th June 7.00pm-9.00pm


The Branch Funeral Home

551 Route 25A

Miller Place

NY 11764




Funeral Mass Saturday 21st June 10.00 am

St. Louis de Montfort RC Church

75 New York Avenue

Sound Beach

NY 11789



Then to Seaview Cemetery, Mount Sinai.


In lieu of flowers donations to be given to the Pallative Care Program, Stonybrook Medical Centre

Att: Advancement offices HSC Level 4, Room 172, Stonybrook, NY 11794 (Vicki Irwin 631-444-2693