Borris-Ileigh GAA Club

Club Information

Borris-Ileigh GAA Club is based in the town of Borrisoleigh and is the most famous sporting organisation in the area. The name of the club is an amalgamation of two clubs in the Parish, Borrisoleigh and Ileigh, who merged in 1948.
County Champions - 1950
Club Honours:
All Ireland Senior Hurling Club Champions (1): 1986/87
Munster Senior Hurling Club Champions (1): 1986/87
Tipperary Senior Hurling Champions (6): 1949, 1950, 1953, 1981, 1983, 1986.
North Tipperary Senior Hurling Champions (14): 1947, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1972, 1973, 1976, 1981, 1983, 1988, 2005, 2007.
Mid Tipperary Senior Hurling Champions (1): 1949.
North Tipperary Junior A Hurling Champions (1): 1978.
All Ireland Seven a Side Champions (5): 1976, 1978, 1987, 1997, 2000.
County Tipperary U-21 (A) Hurling Champions (3): 1969, 1987, 1997.
North Tipperary U21 (A) Hurling Champions (4): 1969, 1987, 1988, 1997.
County Tipperary U-21 (B) Hurling Champions: 1995.
North Tipperary U-21 (B) Hurling Champions: 1995.
County Tipperary Minor (B) Hurling Champions: 1985.
North Tipperary Minor (B) Champions (3): 1981, 1985, 2004.
North Tipperary Junior Hurling Champions: 1978.
North Tipperary Junior (A) Football Champions (7): 1960, 1991, 1994, 1996, 2001, 2004, 2008.
North Tipperary U-21 (A) Football Champions: 1998
North Tipperary U-21 (B) Football Champions (2): 1994, 1995
County Tipperary Minor (B) Football champions: 2000
North Tipperary Minor Football (B) Champions: 1981, 1985, 1993, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2006, 2009.



Captains of Winning Tipperary All Ireland Hurling Teams:

Senior:
1950: Sean Kenny
1951: Jimmy Finn
1989: Bobby Ryan
Minor:
1947: Paddy Kenny
2007: Brendan Maher
All Star Awards:
Bobby Ryan, Aidan Ryan, Philip Maher.
Hurler of the Year Awards:
Liam Devaney (1961)

Contact:

Chairman: Noel Maher 087 1272489 or 0504 51462
Secretary: Philip Delaney 086 8209588
Treasurer: John Maher 087 2507000 or 0504 51194