WASHINGTON, D.C. – Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA), including Gaelic football and hurling, premier on MHz Networks’ national channel, MHz Worldview, in May. The games will also premier in the Washington, DC metro area on MHz Networks 1.
The GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship and GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Hurling premier on MHz Worldview on May 28 at 10 AM ET. Finals for the sports air in late September. All matches are on a delay.
The Gaelic Athletic Association / Cumann Lúthchleas Gael is a 32-county sporting and cultural organization that has a presence on all five continents. GAA sports include Football, Hurling, Camogie, Ladies Football, Handball and Rounders. The Association has its headquarters at Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland where it has been based on a full time basis since 1908. The stadium, which was redeveloped between 1993 and 2003, has a capacity of 82,300 and hosts some of the highest profile events in the Irish sporting calendar.
In Washington, DC viewers may watch the programs on MHz Networks 1 via the following broadcast, cable, telco or satellite channels:
Over the Air (Digital Broadcast) 30.1
Verizon FiOS 451
DirecTV 2183 & 972
Dish Network 8077
Throughout the nation, MHz Worldview is available in over half the top-20 U.S. television markets- over 27 million households- through broadcast/cable affiliates in: Chicago, IL- WYCC; Philadelphia, PA- MiND TV (WYBE); San Francisco, CA- KCSM; Washington, DC- WNVC/MHz Networks; Tacoma-Seattle, WA- KBTC; Cleveland/Akron/Youngstown, OH- WNEO/WEAO; Minneapolis, MN- MPS Cable; Miami, FL- WLRN; Denver, CO- KBDI; Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, FL- WCEU; Nashville, TN- WNPT; Salt Lake City, UT- UEN (statewide); Grand Rapids/ Kalamazoo/Beaver Creek, MI- WGVU; New Orleans, LA- WLAE; Las Vegas, NV- Vegas PBS; Richmond, VA- WCVE; Flint, MI- WDCQ; Charleston, IL- WEIU; Plattsburgh, NY- Mountain Lake PBS (WCFE); Lansing, MI- LCC TV; Moline, IL (Quad Cities)- WQPT; Warrensburg, MO- KMOS; Topeka, KS- KTWU; Rochester-Austin, MN- KSMQ; Charlottesville, VA- WHTJ; St.Paul, MN- St. Paul Neighborhood Network; Stanford, CA- Stanford University Cable, as well as nationally via DirecTV and Galaxy 19 satellite on Transponder 27 (channel 949).
For more information and fixtures, visit: www.gaa.ie/
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