Special Edition Celtic Connection Ads

Please fill out the form below to purchase an ad in the special edition insert in the July Celtic Connection commemorating the 20th Anniversary of the Denver Gaels. All ads will be in a special full color insert surrounded by special edition content for the 20th Anniversary. This is the second largest circulation of the year in conjunction with the Colorado Irish Festival!

Please contact Pat for additional questions about the special edition insert. More details about the ads are located below the form.

Advertisements will be printed in July 2016 Celtic Connection which will include a special emphasis on the Denver Gaels 20th Anniversary.  The ads are part of a Fundraising effort by and for the Gaels and each ad will benefit the team.

Ads can be in color or black/white.

Ads should be designed to specs on the Ad Size Sheet and in JPEG or PDF format and between 200 and 300 DPI.  Ads can be sent to designated Gaels representative and/or to celticevents@rmi.net.  Ads need to be received on or before Friday June 17.

Any questions on technical aspects of ads should be directed to Pat at 303-777-0502.

We encourage the Advertiser to design and create their own ad –However, if an advertiser does not have the means to create their ads they can send text (in a word doc) to celticevents@rmi.net on or before Friday June 17. Advertisers can also send a logo or artwork as a JPEG or PDF (200 to 300 DPI).

Celtic Connection will be on deadline at that time so all ads will be simple text and or logo/art (no screens, proofs, etc.).  Refunds available only if ad is omitted for any reason.

Ads are a one-time rate for the July 2016 Celtic Connection, and revenues to support the Denver Gaels.  No pressure sales – either potential Advertisers can and want to support the Gaels or they don’t.  All ad orders need to be accompanied by payment of cash, check, or credit card.

When Ad/money is received please send details on to Gaels project supervisor and to Pat at the Celtic Connection so that we can block space.

Ad Rates:  $50  1/16 page;  $100 1/8 page; $200 ¼ page;  $400 ½ page; $800 Full page.  Color or B/W Same rate.


Full Page – $800

10 x 13.25

Half Page $400

4.85 x 13.25 V

10 x 6.5 H

Quarter Page $200

4.85 x 6.5

Eighth Page $80

2.4 x 6.5 V

4.85 x 3.16 H

Sixteenth Page $50

2.4 x 3.25

In the spirit of celebrating the Gaels 20th Anniversary,  ads will not be included /printed unless payment is received  up-front.



Kentucky Derby Party, Irish Rover 5/7

Kentucky Derby Rooftop Party at the Irish Rover Saturday May 7th starting at 1:00 pm

Wear your derby best for drinks, competitions, prizes, and dancing!

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2016 Calendar Updated

The 2016 calendar has been updated with the following events:
• Social Events in March and April
• Training Schedule through July
• Travel Tournaments

View all the updates on our events calendar

Welcome 2016 Committee

Thanks to all who attended and participated in the AGM. Congratulations to our new elected club officers.

Board of Directors
Chair – Kyle Shane
Vice Chair – Shay Dunne
Secretary – Amy Burns
Vice Secretary – Sarah Rhett
Treasurer – TBD
PRO – Emma Doran
Registrars – Sean Sweeney and Kevin Stanton

Sub Committee Officers
Fundraising/Sponsorships – Michael Doran
Equipment/Merchandise – Nathan Civili
Social Events – Katie Buckler
Webmaster – Brian McCarthy
Fields – Pat Behan
Irish Network – Brian Faherty
Youth – Ryan Funk
College – Kim Tessean
At Large – Damien Borg

Team Administration Managers
Camogie – Allison Hawkins
Hurling – Tom Walsh
Ladies Football – Eiden Hughes
Men’s Football – Kevin Stanton

Thanks again to all the 2015 outgoing committee members for a fantastic job!

Congrats 2015 Award Winners!

Please help me in congratulating our 2015 Award Winners:


Rookie of the Year: Lorraine Warde

Most Improved: Amy Burns

MVP: Trina LaMarre

Women’s Gaelic Football:

Rookie of the Year: Jennifer Baumgartner

Most Improved: Katie Buckler

MVP: Jesse Hazen

Men’s Gaelic Football:

Rookie of the Year: Taylor Firman

Most Improved: Brooks Allen

MVP: Kevin Stanton


Rookie of the Year: Joe Mestichelli

Most Improved: Ethan Colson

MVP: Patrick Behan

Club People of the year:

Nathan and Kinsey Civili


Thank you all for making our year end party fantastic! We had some amazing lip synch contestants, dancing, and club bonding! The 2016 season has “boot scooted” off onto the right foot and we are all very much looking forward to everything coming our way.


Pearl Street Blues and Brews 10am- fundraising event!

Who likes music? who likes beer? who likes combining them both for a really fun day that helps your Denver Gaels?! We are pouring beer at the Pearl Street Blues and Brews Festival Saturday August 8th 10am-11pm with three different shifts available to sign up for! This event is managed by us too! Sign up here if you are interested is slinging some brews for a few hours while enjoying the music and people watching! All tips go directly to the club to help subsidize costs for nationals for our competing teams. Sign up here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/14HiUaLVCHZzqXLFeV4DwbxYtSzkY1IQizuWG-0EM9e4/edit#gid=0

Denver Gaels 2014 Promo

Want to learn Irish the sports of Gaelic Football, Hurling, and Camogie? Feel like joining in some great fun and sense of community? Check out our new promotional video made by our own Pat Behan. This is us. We are the Denver Gaels, and we’d love to have you join us.