2012

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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Katie Taylor refocuses after winning gold in London
 
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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Step into the ring. Feel the fear
 
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21 Dec 2012
Online Video: Pete Taylor on his unique training regime
 
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21 Dec 2012
A micro-site has been developed to provide an ongoing journal of Ireland's elite athletes. The hard work, the highs and lows. Unvarnished and authentic
 
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21 Dec 2012
Triathlon Ireland aim to qualify four triathletes for Rio 2016
 
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21 Dec 2012
2012 sees Meath Local Sports Partnership (Meath LSP) celebrate 10 years of developing sport and physical activity in County Meath.
 
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20 Dec 2012
Olympian Maeve Kyle given Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding achievements in Athletics
 
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20 Dec 2012
Kieran Mulvey, Chairman, Irish Sports Council at The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year Awards
 
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17 Dec 2012
Horse Sport Ireland will celebrate an outstanding equestrian year with a recognition awards ceremony in Croke Park today (Monday). The awards will be presented by Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar TD.
 
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17 Dec 2012
Irish cricket has received another tremendous boost with the news that it has been appointed by the International Cricket Council to host the ICC Women's World Twenty20 Global Qualifier next year.
 
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16 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy has finished 10th overall in the 50m Breaststroke semi-final at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Istanbul, Turkey.
 
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14 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy has this morning qualified for a Semi-Final spot at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Istanbul.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Revamped membership scheme includes the chance to become a Cricket Ireland Season Ticket Holder.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Jim Leacy from the Republic of Ireland has been elected as President of the International Billiards and Snooker Federation (IBSF) at the Annual General Meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria.
 
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12 Dec 2012
Irish Swimmer, Sycerika McMahonh as today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for November.
 
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11 Dec 2012
Barry Murphy will be Ireland's sole competitor at the World Short Course Swimming Championships in Turkey this week.
 
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11 Dec 2012
RTE Sport, in association with the Irish Sports Council announced the shortlist for the Sports Person of the Year Award, the Sports Team of the Year Award and the Sports Manager of the Year Award.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Dubliner Scott Evans won the men's singles at the Carlton Irish Badminton Open today (Sun) at Baldoyle - a first home victory in this competition for almost forty years.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) successfully retained her European Cross Country title in Budapest on Sunday 9th of December.
 
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9 Dec 2012
Top seeds Scott Evans and Chloe Magee are both through to tomorrow's (Sun) singles finals at the Carlton Irish Open in Baldoyle.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Scott Evans and Chloe Magee both comfortably won their opening round matches at the Carlton Irish Badminton Open in Baldoyle this morning.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Cricket Ireland became the first Member of the ICC to finalise a Targeted Assistance and Performance Programme ("TAPP") agreement this week in Dubai, guaranteeing a significant increase in the performance support that will be provided through to 2015.
 
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7 Dec 2012
Alannah Stephenson was the only home player to emerge from yesterdays qualifying tournament at the Carlton Irish Open in Baldoyle, Dublin.
 
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5 Dec 2012
The 2012 SPAR European Cross Country Championships take place this Sunday, the 9th of December in Budapest, Hungary.
 
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4 Dec 2012
Phil Simmons is confident Ireland's cricketers can record another famous victory over their closest neighbours when they do battle with England on Tuesday September 3rd.
 
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4 Dec 2012
For the sixth time, Ireland will be hosting this weekend an FIE (International Fencing Federation) Satellite Competition at Mens Epee at UCD Sports Centre, Belfield.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Riding on the wave of enthusiasm following on from the London Olympic Games and a bronze medal at the Junior World Championships by Con Doherty, Sunday's junior talent identification day was a record breaking affair.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Peter Caruth grabbed a dramatic golden goal in extra time to hand Andrew Meredith's Green Machine a deserved Bronze Medal following a determined and battling performance at Champions Challenge 1 in Argentina.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Sycerika McMahon set another Irish Senior Record when she was back in action on the final day of competition at the Irish Short Course Swimming Championships in Lisburn
 
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3 Dec 2012
Thirty-six year-old Denis Lynch came within an eight of a second of claiming a bumper 99,000 euro victory at the Gucci Grand Prix at Paris
 
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3 Dec 2012
Athlone's Brendan Gibbons kicked off proceedings on Day 2 of the Irish SC National Championships in Lisburn by setting a new Irish Junior Record in the Final of the Men's 1500m Freestyle.
 
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3 Dec 2012
Following her European success last week, Sycerika McMahon picked up five Irish titles on Day 1 of the Irish Short Course National Championships in Lisburn.
 
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30 Nov 2012
Ireland's Green Machine marched into the Champions Challenge 1 Semi-Final in Quilmes, Argentina today with a convincing 4-0 Quarter Final win over European neighbours Poland.
 
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30 Nov 2012
Keep up to date with the latest badminton news, member offers and competitions by downloading the new Badminton Ireland mobile app.
 
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23 Nov 2012
Sycerika McMahon has continued her good form on Day 2 of the European SC Swimming Championships in Chartres.
 
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23 Nov 2012
Ireland's Sycerika McMahon has claimed a Bronze medal at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Chartres, France.
 
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23 Nov 2012
The Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. John Buttimer, acknowledged the achievements of the victorious AGA Khan Trophy winning showjumping team
 
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22 Nov 2012
It was a strong start for the Irish on Day 1 of the 2012 European Short Course Swimming Championships as action got underway at L'Odyssee in Chartres, France
 
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21 Nov 2012
International flotilla to sail to Irish ports as part of unique partnership between Irish Sailing Association and Gathering Ireland
 
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21 Nov 2012
Irish Hockey is delighted to announce Darren Smith as new Ireland Women's National Coach.
 
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21 Nov 2012
Irelands top ranked triathlete Aileen Reid, formally Aileen Morrison will be changing more than just her surname for 2013 and beyond.
 
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21 Nov 2012
ICC announces fifth round details of Pepsi ICC WCL Championship and Intercontinental Cup matches
 
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21 Nov 2012
Craig Breen brings his 2013 season to a close next weekend when he competes on the Rallye du Var, Nov 23-25.
 
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21 Nov 2012
Cricket Ireland has confirmed that it will play an Australia A side in a four-day contest this summer, with the fixture pencilled in for 14-17 June.
 
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20 Nov 2012
The Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Michael Ring, TD, acknowledged the major contribution played by Irish sports 500,000 volunteers as he presented the National Awards to Volunteers in Irish Sport
 
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20 Nov 2012
Olympians Barry Murphy (Aer Lingus SC & NAC HPC) and Sycerika McMahon (Leander ASC) will lead Ireland's team of ten swimmers to compete at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Chartres, France this week.
 
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19 Nov 2012
This weekend the Irish Para Badminton Championships too place in Lisburn Rackets Club, Lisburn.
 
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19 Nov 2012
Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) was named as the Athlete of the Year at the National Athletics Awards
 
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19 Nov 2012
Paul Stirling has been named as Ireland's RSA International Men's Player of the Year at the inaugural RSA Cricket Ireland Awards.
 
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16 Nov 2012
Ireland's Senior Men's Hockey squad fly out early on Sunday morning to prepare for their participation in Champions Challenge 1 in Argentina
 
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16 Nov 2012
The first programme in the new series of Tracks and Trails will be transmitted on RTE 1 on Friday 16th of November at 7.30pm.
 
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16 Nov 2012
The Irish Sports Council today published a review into the future of the International Carding Scheme, the programme which provides grant payments directly to high performance athletes.
 
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16 Nov 2012
This weekend Cycling Ireland start their 2012-2013 Track Campaign with a strong 3 person team.
 
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15 Nov 2012
Swim Ireland, in conjunction with Kingfisher Club and NUI Galway launched its new Performance Centre on Wednesday 14th November at the Kingfisher Club, Galway
 
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15 Nov 2012
John Twomey Elected President of the International Association for Disabled Sailing
 
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15 Nov 2012
A record total of 265 players from 26 nations have entered the Irish Badminton Open taking place at Baldoyle Badminton Centre from December 6-9.
 
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14 Nov 2012
Cork Ladies Football Captain, Rena Buckley has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for October.
 
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14 Nov 2012
Pentathlon Ireland invite you to come & try two events that make up Ireland's newest Olympic sport; modern pentathlon. Taster Training for Epee fencing and Pistol shooting are open to all. No previous experience necessary.
 
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13 Nov 2012
The three finalists for this year's Motorsport Ireland Young Racing Driver of the Year have been announced.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Phil Simmons has been in charge of the Ireland cricket team since March 2007 - 172 games in total.
 
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12 Nov 2012
With 32 countries represented by over 200 Riders, the entry level to these World Championships attracted the very best athletes in the sport of Cable Wakeboard.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Second year professional Conor Murphy recorded his second ITU Continental Cup win over the weekend at the Agadir ITU African Cup in Morocco.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Irish Rally driver, Craig Breen has clinched the SWRC (Super 2000 World Rally Championship) in heroic style today on the final day of World Rally Spain.
 
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12 Nov 2012
Defending European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) placed fourth at the IAAF Cross Country International in Burgos, Spain
 
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12 Nov 2012
Irish National Men's Coach Andrew Meredith has today announced his squad for the upcoming Champions Challenge I set for Quilmes, Argentina from 24 November
 
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8 Nov 2012
Reigning European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) will lead a strong Irish challenge at this weekend's IAAF Cross Country International in Burgos, Spain.
 
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8 Nov 2012
The Junior Irish Open took place at the weekend (Nov 2-4, 2012) and there were some stunning results for Irish bowlers.
 
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7 Nov 2012
The Ceremony Took Place in the Mansion House, Dublin as part of the ISAF Conference 2012
 
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7 Nov 2012
The quarter finals of the men's Irish senior cup takes place this Saturday November 10th before there is quite a break with the semi-finals taking place in March 2013
 
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6 Nov 2012
The Triathlon Ireland talent identification programme has the goal of locating talented junior athletes between the ages of 14 and 23 and developing them to their full potential in the sport of triathlon.
 
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6 Nov 2012
Building on the success of Pentathlon Ireland's Olympic results, Pentathlon Ireland hosted a training camp to introduce pony club athletes to the sport of modern pentathlon.
 
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6 Nov 2012
His Majesty King Constantine of Greece to Present the Accolades
 
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6 Nov 2012
With the International Olympic Committee (IOC) currently reviewing all eight new sports contending for a place in the 2020 Olympic Games
 
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5 Nov 2012
The Irish Sports Council hosted a Code of Ethics and Good Practice for Children's Sport Information Day at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Blanchardstown, Dublin today.
 
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5 Nov 2012
A Programme of LIT and Thurles European Town of Sport
 
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5 Nov 2012
Olympic badminton player Tom Reidy was in Dublin this week coaching at Badminton Ireland's High Performance Centre in Marino College, Dublin.
 
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3 Nov 2012
Triathlon Ireland's annual awards dinner takes place in the Aviva Stadium on Saturday 3rd November from 6pm.
 
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2 Nov 2012
The Team Ireland Golf Trust scheme, which was established to assist Irish professional golfers in the early stages of their careers, is now inviting applications for funding for 2013.
 
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1 Nov 2012
Jonathan Dolan has bowed out of the World Junior Badminton Championships in Chiba, Japan after losing to top seed Viktor Axelsen from Denmark in straight sets early this morning
 
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1 Nov 2012
Pentathlon Ireland invite you to come & try two events that make up Ireland's newest Olympic sport; modern pentathlon.
 
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30 Oct 2012
Ireland's National Men's side was today named for the upcoming training camp set for the 5th - 9th November in Pinoke, (Amstleveem), Holland.
 
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30 Oct 2012
On the 1st of November the Irish Sailing Association (ISA) will welcome over 700 of the international sailing fraternity's key decision makers from around the globe to Dun Laoghaire
 
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30 Oct 2012
Irish No 1 junior Jonathan Dolan will play Ros Leonard Pedrosa of the Philippines in his first match at the World Junior Badminton Championships.
 
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26 Oct 2012
Cricket Ireland have revealed the four short-listed candidates for the O' Neills Club Player of the Year Award.
 
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25 Oct 2012
Ireland's top mixed pair Chloe Magee and Sam Magee kicked of their season with a great start beating the 8th seeds from Singapore at the French Super Series
 
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25 Oct 2012
Cable Wakeboard is seen as a hot contender for inclusion in the 2020 Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is in the process of examining a total of eight contending sports.
 
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25 Oct 2012
Irish Hockey is delighted to announce Andrew Meredith as the National Men's Hockey Coach.
 
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25 Oct 2012
From November 2012 the National Aquatic Centre (NAC) in partnership with Swim Ireland and the NAC Swim Club, are delighted to introduce a new Swimming Pathway.
 
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21 Oct 2012
Meath's Gerard Clarke won the two-star Grand Prix at 's-Gravenwezel in Belgium tonight (Sunday) on the Irish Sport Horse Ardragh Stein, with fellow Irish rider Sven Hadley picking up a fifth place on Adelgonde Z.
 
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21 Oct 2012
In what is another first for triathlon in Ireland, Mayo youngster Con Doherty has claimed a bronze medal, earning his way onto the podium at the ITU Junior Championships in Auckland
 
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21 Oct 2012
Aileen Morrison got off to the perfect start in the ITU Grand Final in Auckland during the early hours of Saturday morning.