Changes to the Scór Rules
For Scór 2019/20, changes were made to rules in all competitions which are as follows:
1.The Léiriú Stáitse competition name be changed back to its previous name – Nuachleas;
2.The latter rounds of the Tráth na gCeist for the top three teams (plus ties) be ran off on stage along with the other competitions;
3.Competitors in the Amhránaíocht Aonair be permitted accompaniment by fellow club mates, of the appropriate age group;
4.Up to two over 16 competitors eligible for Rince Seit and Rince Foirne in Scór na nÓg be permitted to take part in Scór Sinsir;
5.Under eligibility, amalgamations be permitted as follows;
(a) Combinations of two or more clubs permitted by County Board for the purposes of playing underage football/hurling shall be allowed enter Scór na nÓg competition under the name of the Combination, subject to the approval of County Board.
(b) A club within the Combination retains the right to enter competitions in their own right. However, if they do, members of teams and/or individuals who represent the club, may not also represent the Combination.
(c) Combinations as listed above must operate for all underage levels of club activity. A combination at a single age level does not entitle entry to Scór na nÓg,
(d) A Combination may not be formed solely for the purposes of Scór participation.’’
6. Three adjudicators are required for provincial and national finals