Translink to provide transport for Saffron Teams 2019
21st January 2019
Translink will be carrying the Antrim Hurling and Football teams to their away games throughout the 2019 season.
Kay Sharkey, Manager, Translink Travel Centre said: “We look forward to developing a close relationship with Antrim GAA to deliver a reliable, modern, safe and comfortable coach service for the senior and junior teams.
“Translink and Ulster GAA are building on a highly successful first year of Corporate Partnership. This partnership reflects Translink’s commitment to supporting the local communities in which our services operate and recognising the hard work and dedication shown by staff and members of GAA clubs across Ulster.
“We continue to deliver our popular Translink Ulster GAA Young Volunteer of the Month Award to celebrate the important contribution young members of the association make to their clubs and communities. Translink and Ulster GAA also continue to deliver the Translink Ulster GAA Coach of the Year Award.
“We are the only coaching company in Northern Ireland to be accredited with the “Coach Marque” award and have 50 years’ experience of Private Coach and Group Travel Planning.
“Our state of the art, hi-spec coaches can accommodate up to 53 passengers and come with the highest standards in comfort and quality, including leather seating and free wifi.
Kay concluded: “We look forward to working with Antrim GAA and wish their teams every success in their forthcoming matches.”
Antrim GAA PRO Sean Kelly said: “We are delighted to work alongside Translink for the upcoming season with our county teams and development squads. Translink have been very supportive of Ulster GAA with their very successful sponsorships and we look forward to a close working relationship.”