Hurling and camogie have been recognised as protected cultural activities by UNESCO.
Michael Donoghue is to carry on as Galway senior hurling manager for a further two tears.
All-Ireland Champions Dublin dominate the 2018 All-Star football team with seven but goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton has been overlooked once again.
Former Kerry captain Darran O'Sullivan has announced his retirement from inter-county football.
All-Ireland champions Dublin will begin the defence of their senior football title against either Louth or Wexford.