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    Sporting Events >> GAA Suzhou Gaelic Football Club | 苏州爱尔兰式橄榄球队
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    Updated on: 9/23/2017 1:14:01 AM
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    A little-known fact about Suzhou – it has its own Gaelic Football Club. Gaelic Football is played by teams of 9 on a rectangular grass pitch with H-shaped goals at each end. The primary object is to score by kicking or striking the ball with the hand and getting it through the goals. The team with the highest score at the end of the match wins. Players advance the ball up the field with a combination of carrying, soloing (dropping and then toe-kicking the ball upward into the hands), kicking, and hand-passing to their team-mates. The Suzhou Gaelic Football Club meets for practice twice a week, usually one weeknight after work and on Saturday afternoons.

    Men and women at all levels, as well as beginners, are welcome to join.  Trainings twice-weekly; Tuesday evenings and on Saturday afternoons. E-mail suzhougaa@gmail.com for confirmation of times and locations.
     
    For more information on the team, practice times, games and sponsorship opportunities, e-mail suzhougaa@gmail.com
     
    很少有人知道,苏州有一支爱尔兰式橄榄球队。爱尔兰式橄榄球比赛规则:9人一组,球场为长方形的草地,两端为H型球门。将球踢入或用手打入球门即可得分。比赛结束时得分最高的球队为获胜方。球员可以抱球、抛踢球、踢球或用手传球给队友。男女均可参加,水平不限。关于球队、比赛、和赞助等信息,可发送邮件至suzhougaa@gmail.com.
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