2006

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22 Dec 2006
The Irish Sports Council will close for the Christmas period at 1pm on Friday December 22nd. We will re-open at 9am on Tuesday Jan 2nd.
 
20 Dec 2006
Super Sports Viewing on TG4 this Christmas
 
18 Dec 2006
RTE Sport presents OB Sport's Review of 2006
 
18 Dec 2006
Swim Ireland Announce Appointment of National Children's Officer
 
18 Dec 2006
Share the feeling with Special Olympics
 
14 Dec 2006
Shortlist Announced for RTE Sports Person and Team of the Year
 
14 Dec 2006
Merc Partners announce support for Irish Heavyweight Rowing Team
 
8 Dec 2006
ISC Welcomes Additional Capital Investment in Sport
 
5 Dec 2006
Good nutrition is essential to reaping the maximum reward from sporting activity, whether you are an elite performer or a recreational participant.
 
5 Dec 2006
ISC allocates over €300,000 under Go for Life Programme
 
1 Dec 2006
RTE's 2006 The Sporting Year in association with the ISC
 
23 Nov 2006
Bray Boxer Katie Taylor crowned World Champion
 
23 Nov 2006
ISC Congratulates Katie Taylor on her World title
 
23 Nov 2006
Congratulations from Minister and FAI for World Champion Katie Taylor
 
20 Nov 2006
Horse Sport Ireland Launched
 
16 Nov 2006
ISC Welcomes Increase in Funding to €49.025 in 2007 Estimates
 
14 Nov 2006
National Aquatic Centre to be returned into State ownership
 
14 Nov 2006
ISC Press Release and Full Determination of Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel in the matter of Gareth Turnbull
 
10 Nov 2006
PCI Welcomes Equipment Grant as Major Boost to Preparations for Beijing
 
9 Nov 2006
Minister Announces €841,000 Investment in Equipment for High Performance Squads
 
9 Nov 2006
Top Irish Athletes Receive Performance Bonuses
 
8 Nov 2006
ISC Announces €3m Investment in FAI programmes
 
2 Nov 2006
ISC targets €3.5million investment in IRFU participation initiatives
 
1 Nov 2006
National Action Plan Against Racism Announces €400,000 Local Sports Fund for Integration Initiatives
 
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1 Nov 2006
Upcoming Code of Ethics Courses
 
12 Oct 2006
ISC Recruiting Sample Collection Personnel for Anti-Doping Programme
 
12 Oct 2006
ISC launches 'Building Sport for Life' - third Statement of Strategy
 
9 Oct 2006
NATIONAL BADMINTON WEEK 2006 is taking place from 16-22 October.
 
3 Oct 2006
GAA launches ISC funding for Gaelic Games
 
19 Sep 2006
Siobhan Byrne 29th at Fencing World Championships
 
14 Sep 2006
Minister O’Donoghue announces allocation of more than €2 million under the Women in Sport initiative Irish Sports Council allocates €2.052 million to 20 governing bodies and 15 sports partnerships in projects specifically aimed at increasing women’s participation in sport
 
14 Sep 2006
Carla Patton, an athlete affiliated to the Irish Martial Arts Commission, has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
9 Sep 2006
Katie Taylor Retains her European Boxing Crown
 
8 Sep 2006
Teenager Michael McKillop wins 800m Gold at World Paralympic Athletics Championships in New World Record Time
 
6 Sep 2006
Jason Smyth Wins 100m Gold, Silver for Lisa Callaghan at World Paralympic Athletics Championships
 
5 Sep 2006
More Medal Success for Irish team at World Paralympic Athletics Championships
 
4 Sep 2006
Medal Success for Irish Team at Paralympic World Athletics Championships in Holland
 
29 Aug 2006
Lightweight Four Win World Championship Bronze
 
28 Aug 2006
Irish Hockey Appoint New National Women's Coach
 
14 Aug 2006
Gold for Irish crew at World University Rowing Championships
 
20 Jul 2006
IHA Welcomes Establishment of Irish Institute of Sport
 
16 Jul 2006
ISC Welcomes Government Announcement on Establishment of Irish Institute of Sport
 
16 Jul 2006
CSID Welcomes Government Announcement on Establishment of Irish Institute of Sport
 
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12 Jul 2006
O'Donoughue announces Capital Grants in excess of €21 million
 
10 Jul 2006
Irish Four win 2006 Rowing World Cup
 
30 Jun 2006
Irish Sports Council expresses sympathy to family of Caroline Kearney
 
28 Jun 2006
Irish Team Announced for World Junior Wheelchair and Amputee Athletics Championships Championships to be staged in Santry
 
21 Jun 2006
Irish Hockey’s Senior National Coaches To Go Full Time
 
17 Jun 2006
Double Medal Success for Irish Rowing team at World Cup Regatta
 
14 Jun 2006
FAI Women's Development Plan Launched Plan supported by €250,000 ISC funding
 
29 May 2006
Polish rider Bartlomiej Matysiak wins the Irish Sports Council most promising young rider jersey at the FBD Insurance Rás.
 
27 May 2006
Lightweight four win silver at Munich World Cup
 
25 May 2006
Make Every Step Count! Kelloggs & ISC Launch Joint Initiative
 
24 May 2006
Irish rowing team to compete in Munich World Cup
 
18 May 2006
FBD Insurance Ras gets underway this Sunday in Tallaght
 
17 May 2006
Minister Mary Hanafin presents Active Schools Awards
 
9 May 2006
Team Ireland Golf Trust to support Brian McElhinney
 
3 May 2006
Donegal Sports Partnership (DSP) wish to announce the appointment of Myles Sweeney to the position as Coordinator
 
18 Apr 2006
Irish Women's Hockey Team for World Cup Qualifier Announced Campaigns Launched for Men's and Women's World Cup Qualifiers
 
10 Apr 2006
Irish Sports Council supports FBD Insurance RÁS.
 
6 Apr 2006
Announcement of appointment of new NCTC Director
 
5 Apr 2006
Launch of Irish Sports Council's 2005 Anti-Doping Annual Report in Dublin.
 
29 Mar 2006
Two Irish Paralympians win gold at World Indoor Paralympic Athletics Championships Irish Paralympian beaks able-bodied sprint record
 
16 Mar 2006
The Paralympic Council of Ireland announces Team Managers for 2008 Games in Beijing
 
13 Mar 2006
The Irish Sports Council Congratulates Derval O'Rourke on her World Indoor Championship Gold
 
7 Mar 2006
The Federation of Irish Sports, 'Making the Media Work for You Workshop' is scheduled for Wednesday 29 March 2006, 6.30pm, at sportHQ.
 
28 Feb 2006
Minister Announces 2006 Team Ireland Golf Trust Recipients
 
17 Feb 2006
Active Schools Awards Launched
 
8 Feb 2006
Irish Sports Council announces €6.17 in High Performance Funding for 2006
 
2 Feb 2006
ISC & ICGP Join Forces to Educate Medical Professionals on Doping
 
30 Jan 2006
Inaugural Women in Sport Networking Event held
 
27 Jan 2006
ISC allocates €7.7m in 2006 Core Grants to NGBs
 
25 Jan 2006
Cycling Ireland launches Sean Kelly Professional Team
 
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24 Jan 2006
The Irish Outdoor Adventure Show will take place in the RDS on the 18th and 19th Feb 2006.
 
24 Jan 2006
Kids in Action Programme officially launched by Sonia O'Sullivan and Ray D'Arcy.
 
20 Jan 2006
Oireachtas Committee advised on recommended solution for Ireland's growing obesity problem