Galway Open 2018- 2nd - 3rd of June

The annual Galway Open returns to The Claddagh Basin in Galway city on the June bank holiday weekend. 

Competition Location:

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Entries will open now and close May 23rd. This provides time to create a publish a timetable and check ICU numbers.

An entry fee of €100 per team is required in advance of entry to the competition.

Teams must register their players with the below entry form.

All players must have ICU numbers, or equivalent governing body memberships for foreign teams, valid for the competition which will be checked.

Payment can be made through web collect :


For any registration issues or to make changes to an entry please email

Irish Open


We intend to host 3 divisions this year including 

  • Division 1
  • Division 2
  • Division 3

The capacity of each division will be set at the discretion of the organizing committee, based on interest in each division and the time available.
Please indicate the division you believe your team should compete in however teams may be redistributed into another division to ensure an equal distribution of teams at the organizer's discretion.

Places in the competition will be given to teams based on the order in which payment of entry is received.


Party venue to be decided for saturday night.


Unfortunately as this competition is held in the centre of Galway city, there is no free accommodation/camping available. Below are some examples of accommodation in the area. Keep an eye here for any offers that we can provide regarding accommodation.


Hostels (in order of increasing distance from the pitches)


Contact Information: