Kilkishen Honoured As Ireland’s Largest Handball Club

Liz Murphy and Tim Custy receiving award from GAA Handball President Joe Masterson (centre)

Kilkishen Handball Club has been honoured for being the largest Handball club in Ireland.

The club caters for just over 150 members and boasts 2019 All Ireland Champions Colin Crehan and Chloe Philpott among its members.

The club has been honoured at a ceremony in Crok Park by GAA Handball President Joe Masterson, who presented the award to Liz Murphy and Tim Custy, on behalf of Kilkishen Handball Club.


Clooney-Quin has the fifth largest membership in the country while Toonagh, Tulla and Tuamgraney were all listed in the top 20 clubs.

Tonight, in the Clare Handball League, Kilkishen A are at home to Clooney while Newmarket on Fergus entertain Tuamgraney