AYC launched during the visit of President Higgins to Vietnam

Launch of the AYC Championship with President Higgins, Fergus Broderick, Jim Kiernan, Rosa Clifford and Le Ngoc Anh

Launch of the AYC Championship with President Higgins, Fergus Broderick, Jim Kiernan, Rosa Clifford and Le Ngoc Anh

The Asian Youth Championship 2016 (AYC) was officially launched in Hanoi on the 8 November in the presence of the President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins.

On behalf of the Viet Celts and the Asian County Board, Jim Kiernan thanked the AYC supporters in Ireland; Minister Charles Flanagan, the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, the GAA, the Global Games Development Fund and O’Neills.

RTE Interview with Thanh Nguyen, Colm Ross and David Cunningham

RTE Interview with Thanh Nguyen, Colm Ross and David Cunningham

Viet Celts club members, David Cunningham, Colm Ross and Thanh Nguyen talked to the Irish media about the tournament, Gaelic Football in Asia and the history of the Viet Celts.

Thanks to the Irish Embassy in Vietnam who organised a wonderful night on the occasion of the presidential visit.

Viet Celts club members, Colm Ross, Gareth O’Hara, Fergus Broderick and Mike Clifford with the Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charles Flanagan. The Minister is also a keen GAA follower.

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