Monday, July 22, 2019

Formula Female’s new challenge

HOCKEY World Cup silver medalist Nicci Daly has assembled an all-star cast of Irish sportswomen to take on the Formula Female One Lap Challenge in Mondello Park.

Trojans effort yields 17 new club records

TROJANS Swimming Club enjoyed a sensational week at the Irish Open Swimming Championships, setting 17 new club records and bringing home medals for both Grace Hodgins and Ethan Hansen.

Devlin content as Cabo young guns test Bohemians

PAT Devlin was thrilled with the performance of his Cabinteely side despite ultimately succumbing to a 2-1 defeat in their EA Sports Cup second round tie at Dalymount Park.

Slattery at 70 celebrated in perfect style

BLACKROCK College RFC hosted a star-studded 70th birthday tribute dinner for Fergus Slattery with the Concert Hall at the RDS providing the perfect setting for 430 family, friends, former teammates and special guests.

O’Meara shines in green singlet

DECLAN O’Meara, age 14 and a juvenile club member of Brother Pearse AC in Knocklyon, wore the Ireland singlet with pride this week at the Schools International Cross Country in Santry.

Irish hopes for Tokyo 2020 boosted as Sailing HQ opens in Dun Laoghaire.

Ireland’s hopes of delivering medals at the Tokyo Olympics have received a major boost with the official opening of the Irish Sailing...

Preston on board for Trojan work

Less than two months into his relocation to Ireland to take up a post at Trojan Swimming Club, experienced coach Jonathan Preston sees huge potential in Irish swimming and the chance to make a real impact.

McAfee plots big upset

Sallynoggin fighter Stephen McAfee will realise a dream of competing for an Irish title when he takes on Eric Donovan for the vacant featherweight title on March 30 at the National Stadium.

Ballinteer Bulls ready to launch new club

Ballinteer's first men’s basketball team are well on the road towards entering league competition, with the newly-formed senior side having completed their first friendly game in the past month.

Healy’s super six ends perfect schools record

Sarah Healy (Holy Child Killiney) and Efrem Gidey (Le Cheile Tyrellstown) showed their class to retain their titles at the Irish Life Health All Ireland Schools Cross Country Championships in the picturesque setting of Clongowes Wood College last Saturday.