What Is Irish Football?
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Irish Football (also called Gaelic football) is the most popular sport in Ireland and often described to Americans as a mix between soccer and basketball. Truthfully, it's a sport all its own.
And rather than talk to you about it, we'll just show you. Check out these highlights from one of the latest All-Ireland Football Final, the "Super Bowl" of Irish Football.
So what does this game look like when it's not in front of 100,000 people? Well, more like this Sevens tournament, which is identical to the 7 v 7 format you can expect to play here in Columbus.
And just for kicks, how about this Irish Football fundamentals tape from 1961. THIS IS HOW YOUR GRANDFATHER WOULD WANT YOU TO PLAY IRISH FOOTBALL.