There's a great tradition of participation in sports throughout the parish.
If your team or sport is not listed , please let us know.
Corofin Athletic Club
The Athletic club was originally founded by Tommy Farragher back in the 1980's. It was relaunched in 2010, and has grown since. See the Facebook page for more.
Corofin GAA hardly needs any introduction. Catering for all ages from under 6's and up. See more on Facebook, Twitter or at their website.
Sylane Hurling Club
Sylane Hurling Club continues to grow and have recently competed in the All-Ireland Junior Semi-final. For more information click below
Pitch on the main road into Corofin.
Indoor Bowling Club
In the Dr Duggan Hall.
Classes in Annagh Hill NS.
Sylane Hurling Club
Sylane Hurling Club was the only club formed in Ireland in the centenary year of the GAA in 1984. The club colours are black and amber.The club grounds are located at the extreme north of the parish of Corofin located approximately (4 miles) out the Weir Road Tuam or by turning right before Belclare village (4 miles). The club catchment area is Corofin, Caherlistrane, Kilconly and Headford with young players attending training from all of these areas. All children living in the parish of Corofin must play hurling with Sylane as prescribed by the GAA parish rule. Our club coach Sean Costello coaches weekly in Ballinderry and Cummer National Schools. Sylane Camogie Club also forms part of the Hurling Club and was set up in 2008.
Underage Coaching for boys and girls takes place every Saturday 5pm – 6pm in Sylane starting with U6 to U10 years of age. Key club contacts are set out below.
U6 – John Higgins Corofin 0863811461
U8 – Oliver Mullen Kilbannon – 086 6044582
U10 – Noel Tyrrell (Chairman) Corofin – 086 8314033
U12/13 – Tom Keane Caherlistrane – 087 6738524
U14 – Billy McDonagh Corofin – 086 8509361
U15/U16 – Ronan Higgins Corofin – 087 6370475
Other - Noel Tyrrell 0868314033
Camogie - Sean Costello 0877900705