The Nire GFC
The Nire/Fourmilewater GAA is a Gaelic Athletic Association club based in Ballymacarbry, County Waterford. The Nire (An Uidhir) and Fourmilewater (Caislean Cuanach) are two separate clubs, with separate committees pulling from the same pool of players. The Nire is the football club in the area and Fourmilewater the hurling club.
Both teams play in the Mill Field, Ballymacarbry. The Nire is a half parish with Tourneena, while Fourmilewater is a half parish with Newcastle, County Tipperary. The Nire play in yellow and blue, while Fourmilewater play in blue and white.
The Nire gained promotion to the Senior ranks when they won the Intermediate County Championship in 1983. They have been senior ever since, in that time they have gone on to win 11 county Senior Football championships.
They have reached the Munster senior club football final three times. In 2006 they lost out to Dr Crokes, in 2014 Austin Stacks and in 2016 again to Dr Crokes.
Senior County Titles (11)
1993, 1994, 1997, 2000, 2006, 2008, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2021, 2022