Gloucester Fishermen Athletic Association

Making Participation Possible! 


aVIS Murray Award

The GFAA created the Avis Murray Award to be given to the individual who demonstrates extraordinary contributions to Gloucester Athletics.  Avis Murray, a Gloucester Hall of Fame and USTA New England Hall of Fame member in tennis is the head professional at Bass Rocks Golf Club.

Award Winners 

2009 - Avis Murray
2010 - Austin Connors
2010 - Jim Munn 
2014 - Lisa Olson

Jim Munn


Gloucester PRIDE Code of Conduct

The GFAA sponsored this community initiative developed by the Gloucester Youth Initiatives Task Force 2011, comprised of GHS varsity athletes and honor students to develop the PRIDE acronym and code of conduct.  The GFAA asks all Gloucester athletes, coaches, and spectators to follow the Gloucester PRIDE Code of Conduct:

P - Positive role models for Gloucester's youth

R - Respect for players, officials, coaches, and spectators

I  -  Involved, supportive and encouraging adults

D - Dedicated to building good character, sportsmanship, and excellence

E - Equity for athletes of all ages, races, religions, genders, and abilities

Newell Stadium/New Balance Track & Field 

September 6, 2013 - The GFAA completes the $3.5M "renewal" of Newell Stadium and the creation of New Balance Track & Field with the grand opening celebration.   Ribbon Cutting Ceremony:


Student Athlete Work Day

The GFAA will be holding its Spring Work Day on Saturday March 23rd from 9:00am-12:00pm at Gloucester High School. To sign up for this work day, simply leave a comment on this post that you plan to attend. Also, be sure to sign in when you arrive. Student athletes are eligible to earn $10/hour toward user [...]

Join us for a Golf Outing at
Bass Rocks Golf Club

Play golf at Bass Rocks Golf Club and 50% of your fee will be donated to the scoreboard at the New Balance Track and Field at Newell Stadium.

  • When: Monday, October 1, 2012. Tee Times from 9AM to 2PM
  • How: Tee Times are available at Favazza Johnson Insurance Agency at 218 Main Street or by calling 978-283-0016. [...]

We are thrilled that the Mile Marker Restaurant and Cape Ann Marina have agreed to hold a night of fun to help raise money for the GFAA. We hope you will come out to support our student athletes.

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