2019 USGAA Finals Newsletter
April 2019 Edition
GAA in America & History Blog
We are excited to announce the start of our GAA in America & History Blog! Every Saturday from now until the USGAA finals this August, we will be posting articles describing how the GAA has grown in America and how we have made the tradition our own.
Topics will include: Mid-Atlantic GAA legends, legacies and impactful individuals throughout the USGAA, and much more. Do you know a GAA legend that you think should be highlighted? Be sure to nominate them by emailing our marketing team!
Subscribe to our Newsletter to be the first to get update on the articles posted!
New to the Website!
There have been a few exciting changes made to the website!
Sponsorship, Vendors & Volunteers - We are now accepting Individual Sponsors for the USGAA Finals! Individual sponsorship is for those who want to make smaller donations to help the division in its efforts to make this year's finals the best one yet!
** The Mid-Atlantic Division GAA is a 501(c)3 and donations are tax deductible.
The Who's Who section includes:
USGAA, and invited, clubs that have secured their spot at finals
Feature weekend performers
Vendors that will be selling their merchandise, food, and other products during the finals
Passes & Gear - That's right! Weekend passes are now available for purchase on the 2019 USGAA Finals Website! Both group and the individual early-bird weekend passes are available until June 1st.
Group Passes - Purchase 30 or more passes and receive a 10% off your entire purchase! Use coupon code WeGot30 to receive your discount.
Individual Passes - Save $5 on your weekend pass .
Meet our Leadership Team - Meet the leaders that are working tirelessly to make the 2019 USGAA Finals one to remember! This section is located at the bottom of the "About Us" page.
Coming Soon: Pubpalooza 2019
During the month leading up to finals and during the USGAA Finals weekend, participating pubs will be able to show their support for Gaelic games by joining the inaugural "Finals Pubpalooza." For a small fee, the 2019 Planning Committee will promote participating clubs via the 2019 finals website, on our social media pages, and feature them in the upcoming "2019 Finals Promotional Commercial Series." Any player, manager or spectator who visits participating clubs can present the pub's Pubpalooza code at check-out to receive a discount.
If you know a pub or restaurant in your community who may be interested in participating,
please e-mail: USGAAmarket2019@gmail.com
USGAA Finals Team Survey
Are you a USGAA Club? Are you planning on coming to the finals? Fill out this survey and let us know!
Upon the completion of the survey, your club will be listed on our Who's Who page with the other clubs attending the finals. You will also be entered for an opportunity for your club to be featured in our History blog as part of our Throwback Thursday campaign to promote the GAA clubs across the country.
The Finals Site Map is Here!
The Morven Park Athletic Fields Complex provides the most beautiful pitches in the region, but will the setup look like? Well, wait no more!
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
USGAA Finals: Then and Now
Our debut History Blog article is here! This piece offers a glimpse back in time to the last time that Mid-Atlantic region hosted the, then NACB, Finals back in 1998 by the Washington DC Gaels. See how the event has changed and expanded over the last 20 years and reminisce about the corner-stone traditions that make the USGAA Finals so unique.
Click the link below to read the Article USGAA Finals: Then and Now
"Just for the Craic" monthly polls
On March 7th we debuted the first of our monthly Facebook polls, just for the craic (fun). The March poll featured the preferred choice of Irish tea between Barry's Tea and Lyon's Tea. With 73% of the 144 votes, Barry's Tea took the crown as the March "Just for the Craic" poll winner. Congrats!!
The April poll is set to go live April 7th at 9AM EST on our Facebook page. Like us on Facebook and make your voice heard!
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