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Hurling is a field game played by two teams using a wooden stick (hurley) and a small ball (sliotar), with the aim being to use the hurley to strike the sliotar and hit it between the opposing team's goalposts. Having been unregulated in the past, nowadays there are fifteen players on adult teams and the game is played on a clearly marked pitch. The skills are transmitted through coaching and games and the Gaelic Athletic Association and Camogie Association play a key role in transmitting the related values and skills.

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Place/region: Ireland, Europe
Series: 2018 inscriptions on the Representative List
Type: Documentary
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Director: Jimmy D'Arcy, David Sweeney
Publisher: GAALearning
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Original: Video.MP4
Location: EV only
UMVS reference: HQFS-CLT-2018-RL-0126300019
Source ref.: DOC:0126300019;CAND:01263
Rights holder: GAALearning