Below is our hotel information for the CYC in Chicago. You should plan to arrive on the Wednesday since games will start early morning on Thursday. We recommend as well you plan to leave after 6pm on the Sunday. Again, we have no control over the schedule and cannot ask for timeslots to accommodate travel. We hope many of you can attend. Please talk to you coaches about our teams traveling. Thank you.
We have secured a hotel room block for your team at the DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago - Alsip for the Continental Youth Championships (CYC) in Chicago! The link below will give you access to book the (30) rooms with Two (2) Double Bedsyou outlined needing for your team for the event!
Please note, there is limited hotel availability in the Chicagoland area during the event so please make your hotel reservations as soon as possible. If you have any special requests or need a king room, please let us know and we can assist with that request!
This block will expire on June 15, 2022.
STAY TO PLAY POLICY
Continental Youth Championships (CYC) in Chicago, IL on July 28-31, 2022
This is a STAY TO PLAY tournament. All non-commuting teams participating in the tournament MUST make all hotel accommodations using our tournament housing services. Please do not call the hotels directly. Please book through the hotel reservation link below. We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event.
A Travel Protection Plan is now available for purchase for all new reservations booked through this website.
Most importantly this plan has a “Cancel for Any Reason” benefit that will protect 75% of your non-refundable hotel booking and event registration costs for only $21.05 (based on a 2-night stay). Book your hotel reservation and select YES to add the Travel Protection Plan and protect your trip. Alternatively, you can call HBC directly at 505-346-0522 (Travel Protection Plan can only be added to your booking within 20 days of your hotel reservation date).
To see the full terms and conditions of the Travel Protection Plan, please clickhere.
Hope everyone had a good week! Below are updates for this weekend and upcoming events:
Saturday, May 14 at 5-6:30 pm on C Field near the tent
Sunday, May 15 10:00 am - 11:30 am on C Field near tent
Reminder: All players need to be registered NOW so please register now.
ISYL Field Day - Saturday, June 4 at 1pm
Please mark your calendars for this day of games. The Gorey Community School from Wexford will be in Canton to play our U15/U16 players in football, hurling and camogie. They are bringing 50 boys and girls for their return trip to Boston. In addition, Hartford GAA will be in Canton to play our younger teams. Should be a great day of games.
2022 Player Registration - Due April 25 -Sign Up Today
Registration is now open.
Just click on your age group below to register. Make sure you sign up today!!
Our 2022 Registration is now open.
ATTENTION: ALL U15 & U17/U18 PLAYERS MUST BE REGISTERED FOR MINOR BOARD GAMES AND COMPETITION.
We are looking forward to a great season with practices and games locally this spring and summer. We are preparing a schedule that will be out soon and will be within all guidelines set by the state.
There will be small cost to register your child for the 2022 season. $50 per child with a $100 cap for a family. U7 players will be free. YOU CAN PAY YOUR REGISTRATION BY CREDIT CARD,VENMO @ISYL-Boston OR CHECK.
Click on the link below for your child's age group. If you have any trouble with your registration, you can email us at
Are you ready for some outside Football & Hurling?
We are only 2 days away from Opening Day!! We are working on our game schedule and should have that for everyone shortly. Make sure you are registered for the season! We have ordered new training items for all players and want to make sure we have enough for all. See you all soon on the fields in Canton.
10am this Sunday on Field C near the bridge. Stick around after practice and join us inside the ICC for pizza and drinks for everyone!
**Please note: Any coaches attending CYC or tournaments but have these courses.**
A series of coaching courses will be offered over the coming months for all clubs/coaches here in the Northeast GAA division. Please be advised pre-registration is required for all courses. The Foundation Award Coaching Course is for coaches who are completing their first level of GAA coaching qualification. Coaches must have previously completed the Foundation Award Coaching Course to be eligible to complete an Award One Coaching Course. Please note the Foundation Award Coaching Course will be held this coming Saturday, April 2nd at 9 AM in Canton.
Courses will be offered as follows (see below for further instruction on course registration):
Dual (Football & Hurling) Foundation Award Coaching Course
Saturday, April 2nd at 9 AM at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton (2nd floor conference room)
1.) Either create an account or login to your account at learning.gaa.ie (if you are creating an account for the first time, you will need to complete the email verification, then log back in through this main page)
2.) After logging in to your Learning GAA account, visit the registration link provided above for the course you are enrolling in
3.) Enter the enrollment key for your course provided above
Please feel free to share my contact information with any coaches/attendees who may have questions: (617) 571 - 1708.
If you are planning on attending this year's CYC in Chicago keep an eye out for cheap flights. There are a lot of good deals out there right now. Gaelic Park is located on the southside of Chicago. Midway airport is the closest airport. O'Hare is on the northside and about 30-50 minutes away.
You should plan to arrive on the Wednesday and depart late Sunday after 6pm or on Monday.
The 2022 Continental Youth Championships will take place in Chicago at Gaelic Park, Oak Forest, IL. The dates will be July 28-31, 2022. More details to come!