2013

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23 Dec 2013
Sian won the Masters World Doubles Championship in Turkey and is now looking forward to a very busy 2014.
 
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22 Dec 2013
Fionnuala Britton today finished in third place at the IAAF Lotto Cross Cup in Brussels.
 
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20 Dec 2013
The captain of Ireland’s Grand Slam-winning rugby team, Fiona Coghlan, was today named The Irish Times Irish Sports Council ‘Sportswoman of the Year 2013
 
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18 Dec 2013
The largest study of participation in sport and exercise ever conducted in Ireland was published today (18th December) by Minister for Sport Michael Ring.
 
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14 Dec 2013
Barry Murphy has won a Bronze medal at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Herning, Denmark.
 
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13 Dec 2013
Fiona Doyle was the best of the Irish Swimmers on the second day of competition at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Denmark.
 
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13 Dec 2013
Ireland duly collected the Intercontinental Cup for the fourth time on Friday afternoon as Trent Johnston's career in the green shirt came to a fitting end with a 122 run victory over Afghanistan in Dubai.
 
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12 Dec 2013
Niall O'Brien's 87 and three wickets from George Dockrell has kept Ireland on top of their InterContinental Cup final clash with Afghanistan in Dubai.
 
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12 Dec 2013
Ireland’s Fiona Doyle and Barry Murphy have made it through to semi-finals on the first day of swimming at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Herning, Denmark.
 
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12 Dec 2013
The chance to earn a place at the ICC World T20 in Bangladesh will be the carrot dangling in front of a star-studded Ireland A team when they embark on a two-week tour of Sri Lanka in the New Year.
 
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11 Dec 2013
Ed Joyce and Niall O'Brien shared an unbroken third wicket partnership of 106 to put Ireland firmly in control of their InterContinental Cup final clash with Afghanistan in Dubai. I
 
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11 Dec 2013
Irish Open Fencing Championships (including Mens Epee Satellite) 2013 at UCD Sports Centre, Belfield, Dublin.
 
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11 Dec 2013
The Get Ireland Walking Initiative is today adopting a partnership approach in order to maximise the number of people walking for health, wellbeing and fitness throughout Ireland.
 
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10 Dec 2013
Afghanistan on top after Day 1 of ICC Intercontinental Cup Final after bowling Ireland out for 187 in first innings.
 
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10 Dec 2013
Ireland’s Barry Murphy will lead a six strong team this week as athletes compete at the European Short Course (25m) Swimming Championships from Thursday 12th – Sunday 15th December.
 
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9 Dec 2013
The growing stature of Ireland's women cricketers has been handed a massive boost with an invitation to take part in a presitigious tri-series with South Africa and Pakistan which the PCB is hosting in Qatar.
 
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9 Dec 2013
After winning the European Cross Country Championships for two years in a row a medal was just beyond Fionnuala Britton’s grasp today in Belgrade Serbia
 
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7 Dec 2013
Ryan Wins First Irish Elite Women's World Cup Medal with Stunning Performance
 
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7 Dec 2013
Mens Epee International Satellite Competition Coupe Du Nord
 
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7 Dec 2013
For the 7th 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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6 Dec 2013
Ireland’s Chloe Magee won a tough three set match over French number one Vignes Warren.
 
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6 Dec 2013
Strong Ride by Ryan Secures World Championship Qualification in the Points Race
 
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4 Dec 2013
Ryan Targets Number One Ranking at Second World Cup in Aguascalientes, Mexico
 
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3 Dec 2013
Ireland look to crown historic 2013 by adding the InterContinental Cup to the World Twenty20 and World Cup Qualification trophies
 
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27 Nov 2013
The Go for Life Small Grant Scheme winners were announced today. Over 1,000 groups and clubs around Ireland will get grants under the scheme to get Ireland's older population moving.
 
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27 Nov 2013
The Irish Sailing Association (ISA) is to prepare a new three year Strategic Plan.
 
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25 Nov 2013
Athletics Ireland have announced today, 25th of November the athletes that will represent Ireland at the European Cross Country Championships in Belgrade, Serbia on December 8th.
 
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25 Nov 2013
Ireland gymnast Chris O’Connor yesterday claimed the gold medal on floor at the individual apparatus finals of the Northern European Championship, which took place at the Lagan Valley LeisurePlex in Lisburn.
 
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23 Nov 2013
Irish riders have come within fractions of a second of winning two Grand Prix qualifiers at the three-star show in Parma Fiera, Italy, this weekend.
 
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22 Nov 2013
A Man of the Match performance from Gary Wilson helped Ireland to a comprehensive 48 run win against Uganda to take his team to the brink of automatic qualification for the ICC World Twenty20 finals in Bangladesh next March.
 
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21 Nov 2013
There was real frustration for Ireland on Thursday with heavy morning rain in Abu Dhabi meaning that their Group A game against Italy was abandoned without a ball bowled.
 
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20 Nov 2013
A record breaking unbeaten 127 from Irish skipper William Porterfield inspired his side to a crushing 75 run win against USA in the sweltering desert heat of Abu Dhabi.
 
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17 Nov 2013
Cork's Billy Twomey continued his return to top form on Sue Davies's mare Tinka's Serenade today with a fifth place in the German Longines World Cup class at Stuttgart.
 
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15 Nov 2013
Paul Stirling's Man of the Match performance ensured Ireland got their defence of their T20 crown off to the perfect start as they beat Namibia by 34 runs in Abu Dhabi.
 
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14 Nov 2013
This weekend Irish Olympic sailor James Espey will take on some of the legends of sailing at the Men’s Laser World Championship in Muscat, Oman.
 
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14 Nov 2013
Consumers are being warned today not to take a number of food supplements that can pose serious health risks and that have been identified for sale in the Irish retail sector and through online sources.
 
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14 Nov 2013
Phil Simmons has known nothing but success with Ireland and is confident his troops will deliver yet again on the big occasion when the T20 World Cup Qualifiers kick off in the UAE tomorrow against Namibia
 
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14 Nov 2013
Niall McVeigh put in an outstanding performance to win the Para Badminton World Championships Men’s singles title SS6 (Short Stature) class in Dortmund .
 
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13 Nov 2013
Aileen Reid (Triathlete) and Aoife Clark (Eventing) have today been jointly named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council ‘Sportswoman of the Month’ for October 2013
 
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13 Nov 2013
Ireland's T20 World Cup Qualifying warm up preparations were dealt a jolt as they slumped to a shock 18 run loss against Papua New Guinea in the searing heat of Dubai.
 
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13 Nov 2013
The three finalists for this year’s Motorsport Ireland Dunlop Young Racing Driver of the Year have been announced.
 
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12 Nov 2013
Eighteen year-old Bertram Allen continued his recent run of sparkling form on Sunday when he won the Grand Prix at Leszno in Poland
 
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12 Nov 2013
William Porterfield led from the front scoring an unbeaten 75 as Ireland defeated The Netherlands in a T20 warm-up match by six wickets with two balls to spare in the desert heat of Abu Dhabi.
 
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11 Nov 2013
The Winter-Ready booklet gives information on being prepared, providing practical advice for coping during episodes of severe weather, as well as giving contact details of organisations and agencies that can provide guidance and assistance.
 
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8 Nov 2013
Ireland's Conor Swail produced back-to-back wins at the Toronto Royal Horse Show in Canada yesterday (Thursday) when taking both the jump-off and top score competition trophies.
 
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8 Nov 2013
Athletics Ireland and the Irish Sports Council jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel determined that athlete Tomas Rauktys has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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7 Nov 2013
The Journey.ie has been named Best Sport Website of 2013 at the Annual Realex Fire Web Awards.
 
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6 Nov 2013
The Irish Trails App gives you instant information on six hundred walking and cycling trails in Ireland.
 
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5 Nov 2013
Peugeot Rally Academy’s Craig Breen brings his 2013 European Rally Championship (ERC) campaign to a close next weekend (Nov 7/9) in Switzerland on Rallye International du Valais.
 
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5 Nov 2013
In the official Longines World Show Jumping Rankings published today (Tuesday), covering competitions during the month of October, Ireland has eight riders in the top 100, one more than in September's list.
 
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4 Nov 2013
Think canoe. Think adding trampoline wings onto each side. Think hoisting a large high-tech sail. Bolt on some hydrofoils and add wind. Voila! International Moth, the breeding ground for sailing technology advances.
 
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4 Nov 2013
Irvine Claims World Cup Gold as Cycling Heroes Past and Present Gather at Awards Night
 
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4 Nov 2013
31 players named in Ireland National Performance and Emerging Player squads
 
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3 Nov 2013
Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) and David McCarthy (West Waterford AC) produced impressive performances at the Lotto Cross Cup in Antwerp, Belgium on Sunday, 3rd of November.
 
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3 Nov 2013
World Champion Irvine Marked Man in First World Cup of the 2014 Season.
 
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1 Nov 2013
Paralympics Ireland is the National Paralympic Committee for Ireland whose membership is currently comprised of 11 National Governing Bodies of Sport, is a company limited by guarantee with charitable status and a current staff of 9.
 
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1 Nov 2013
Irish number one men singles player Scott Evans who was seeded 12 in this event took on Kwong Beng Chan of Malaysia in the quarter finals.
 
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29 Oct 2013
Ireland’s Johnny Dolan through to Main draw of the Singles in German Grand Prix Gold after beating Lucas Bednorsch of Germany 21-16 22-20 in the final qualification round.
 
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27 Oct 2013
Ireland's Joseph Murphy and his Cruising gelding Electric Cruise finished eighth amongst 72 of the world's top combinations in the four-star event in Pau, France today.
 
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27 Oct 2013
Ireland's Shane Breen continued his recent run of good form when winning the French Grand Prix at St. Lo todayaboard Sarah Knight's mare Zarnita, while fellow-countryman Dermott Lennon placed third on Judith Sossick's Irish Sport Horse mare Loughview Lou Lou.
 
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26 Oct 2013
Ben Duncan has today been crowned the 66th ISA All Ireland Sailing Champion after an exciting seven race regatta in changeable conditions at Howth Yacht Club.
 
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25 Oct 2013
Double European cross country champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) will lead a strong Irish contingent at the Lotto Cross Cup in Antwerp, Belgium on November 3rd.
 
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25 Oct 2013
36 players named in Ireland National Performance and Emerging Player squads
 
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25 Oct 2013
The Irish Sports Council today published the fifth Irish Sports Monitor report, this one for the first six months of 2013.
 
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25 Oct 2013
The impact of the national network of Local Sports Partnerships in 2012 in creating a local infrastructure for sport was detailed in a new report launched today (October 25).
 
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24 Oct 2013
Chloe Magee made it into the last 16 of the French Open Super Series event after beating World number 21 Juan Gu from Singapore.
 
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24 Oct 2013
A special new fence was added to the Olympic-standard show jumping course at the recently opened Horse Arena in Blanchardstown's National Sports Campus.
 
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24 Oct 2013
Ireland’s most prestigious annual national sailing event, the ISA All Ireland Sailing Championship, will take place this weekend on Saturday the 26th and Sunday the 27th of October in Howth Yacht Club, Co. Dublin.
 
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24 Oct 2013
Chloe Magee is into the last 16 of the French Super Series event in Paris, beating World number 21 Juan Gu from Singapore in two straight sets.
 
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23 Oct 2013
Ireland pace bowler Graeme McCarter is en route to Brisbane to work with Australian Test legend Craig McDermott this winter.
 
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20 Oct 2013
Dublin's Aoife Clark made history at the World Breeding Championships for young Eventing horses in France today (Sunday) with Ireland's best ever result at the competition.
 
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20 Oct 2013
Double European cross country champion Fionnuala Britton stormed to an impressive victory at the Gerry Farnan Cross Country Festival in the Phoenix Park on Sunday 20th of October.
 
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20 Oct 2013
Martyn Medals in Olympic Omnium Event at European Championships in the Netherlands
 
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18 Oct 2013
The IPC Shooting European Championships get under way in the Spanish resort of Alicante on Monday and Sean Baldwin will be hoping to create a favourable impression throughout the week.
 
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17 Oct 2013
Athletics Ireland is committed to delivering top athlete performance at the SPAR European Cross Country Championships which will be held in Belgrade, Serbia on 8th of December.
 
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14 Oct 2013
Alex Cusack returns to the Ireland squad for the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers in the UAE next month after missing the ODI against England and the last month of the season with a back injury.
 
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14 Oct 2013
This weekend Apeldoorn hosts the 2013 Track Cycling European Championships, where Ireland has entered a strong three person team.
 
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13 Oct 2013
The Irish team of Camilla Speirs, Sarah Ennis, Austin O' Connor and Katie O'Sullivan has taken third place of 13 countries competing in the final Eventing Nations' Cup of 2013 at Boekelo in the Netherlands.
 
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13 Oct 2013
Ireland's Jonathan Dolan and Sam Magee were comfortable winners of the men's doubles at the Carlton Irish Future Series in Baldoyle – their first victory as a pair.
 
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13 Oct 2013
Co.Louth-born Mark McAuley claimed both first and third places in this weekend's Grand Prix at San Remo, Italy, and second place in the show's Derby competition.
 
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13 Oct 2013
Ireland dominated the Leading Show Jumper of the Year competition at the Horse of the Year Show in Birmingham, England tonight, with Cork's Billy Twomey taking first place and Meath's Cian O'Connor claiming second.
 
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11 Oct 2013
It has been announced today that World University Games Silver medalist Fiona Doyle has been selected to represent Europe in the 2013 Duel in the Pool competition (Europe vs. USA) which takes place in Glasgow, Scotland from 19th – 20th December.
 
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9 Oct 2013
Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Leo Varadkar officially opened the National Horse Sport Arena at the National Sports Campus in Blanchardstown earlier today Wednesday, 9th October, 2013.
 
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9 Oct 2013
Galway’s Camogie queen, Theresa Maher and Cork’s footballing inspiration, Juliet Murphy have today been named as joint winners of The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council ‘Sportswoman of the Month’ for September 2013.
 
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7 Oct 2013
Annalise Murphy today finished 23rd overall at the Women’s Laser Radial World Championship in Rizhao, China.
 
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7 Oct 2013
The draw for the oldest hockey cup has been made for both the Electric Ireland and Men's Irish Senior Cup Round 1 which takes place on November 2nd.
 
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6 Oct 2013
Ireland's Michael Ryan held his dressage score of 43.5 right through the Osberton International Horse Trials this weekend to finish second on Ballylynch Wizard today (Sunday) in the CCI two-star class.
 
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5 Oct 2013
At the London Grand Prix Gold late Friday night, Irish pair Chloe and Sam Magee faced the Indonesian 4th seeded pairing of Irfan Fadhilah and Weni Anggraini of Indonesia.
 
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4 Oct 2013
In the official Longines World Show Jumping Rankings published today, covering competitions during the month of September, Ireland has seven riders in the top 100
 
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3 Oct 2013
French badminton player Maxime Michel returns to Dublin next week to defend his men's singles title at the Irish Futures Series tournament in Baldoyle.
 
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3 Oct 2013
First on-court in Men singles yesterday for the Irish was Irish number one Scott Evans against World number 61 Yan Kit Chan of Hong Kong.
 
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2 Oct 2013
First on-court for the Irish was Irish number one Scott Evans against World number 61 Yan Kit Chan of Hong Kong.
 
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29 Sep 2013
A superb performance at Barcelona in Spain this afternoon (Sunday) earned the Irish team of Cameron Hanley, Denis Lynch, Shane Breen and Billy Twomey the Bronze medal of global team show jumping in the Nations' Cup Final.
 
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29 Sep 2013
Irish show jumping team manager Robert Splaine has announced an unchanged team for the final round of the global Nations' Cup Final today (Sunday) when the world's top eight nations will battle it out for the new Furusiyya trophy and 1.5 million euro in prize money.
 
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29 Sep 2013
Today, Sunday 29 September was the last day of competition at the Seiko 49er World Championships in Marseilles, France.
 
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26 Sep 2013
Nicolas Roche has finished in 13th place in the Elite Men’s Time Trial at the World Championships in Italy yesterday
 
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24 Sep 2013
The IABA have named a ten-strong panel for the AIBA World Elite Men's Championships in Kazakhstan.
 
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24 Sep 2013
Ireland’s Mark Downey finished in 48th place in the Junior Men’s Time Trial at the World Championships in Italy today.
 
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23 Sep 2013
Teenager Mullen storms to 7th place in U23 TT, Christie finishes 28th at World Championships in Italy
 
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23 Sep 2013
The Irish Sports Council’s contracted doping control laboratory has recently found a number of nutritional supplements adulterated with prohibited stimulants e.g. methylhexaneamine, sibutramine and more recently oxilofrine.
 
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23 Sep 2013
Strong Irish Team to Compete across Six Events this week in World Championships in Italy.
 
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18 Sep 2013
Swimming Champion, Bethany Firth has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for August 2013.
 
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9 Sep 2013
Irish soccer stars Seamus Coleman and James McCarthy were on hand this week in Dublin headquarters to officially launch an innovative new element of the Finn Harps Schools Programme.
 
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9 Sep 2013
Craig Hogan has been entrusted with moulding the next generation of Irish cricket stars when he takes up the new role of National Academy Manager at the end of September.
 
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9 Sep 2013
Ireland took four titles at the Irish u19 European Circuit event in Dublin.
 
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7 Sep 2013
Mexican Garido Ramon seeded number one in the boys singles is comfortably through to tomorrow's quarter finals.
 
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6 Sep 2013
Carlow's Finn Lynch won Bronze in the Radial Men's World Championship & Silver in the European Championship
 
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6 Sep 2013
Triathlon Ireland will send its largest ever team to the ITU World Triathlon Championships in London from the 11th - 15th of September.
 
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6 Sep 2013
Ireland's Annalise Murphy goes into the final races of the Laser European and World Championships tomorrow (Friday) on her native Dublin Bay with a comprehensive 17 point lead ahead of Holland's Olympic silver medallist Marit Bowmeester.
 
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6 Sep 2013
Annalise Murphy braves sub zero conditions because her competitors don't
 
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5 Sep 2013
Annalise Murphy on her new found determination to win
 
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5 Sep 2013
In the official Longines World Show Jumping Rankings published today (Thursday) covering competitions during the month of August, Ireland has four riders in the top 50.
 
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5 Sep 2013
Mark English (UCD AC) and Paul Robinson (St. Cocas AC) will continue their 2013 Track and Field seasons this weekend with races in Brussels and Rieti respectively.
 
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5 Sep 2013
The entry deadline for the Grant Thornton Corporate 5k Team Challenge 2013 is this Friday 6th September
 
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5 Sep 2013
Eleven of Ireland’s best horse and rider combinations competed for the title at the Connolly's Red Mills Eventing SuperLeague Championship A/CNC2* class held at Tattersalls last Sunday (September 1).
 
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5 Sep 2013
One of the USA's top show jumping riders, Reed Kessler, will be the new rider of Irish Sport Horse Cos I Can (ISH).
 
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5 Sep 2013
World and Paralympic double gold medallist Mark Rohan talks about how handcycling gave him a new lease of life.
 
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4 Sep 2013
The Go for Life Small Grant Scheme is now open.
 
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4 Sep 2013
Strong winds and big waves meant tired bodies and minds at the first day of racing for the Final Series at the Laser European and World Championships on Dublin Bay.
 
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3 Sep 2013
A trio of Mexicans will add extra spice to the Carlton Irish U19 Badminton Open starting in Baldoyle, Dublin, on Friday September 6.
 
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3 Sep 2013
Annalise Murphy remains the only sailor at the Laser European & World Championships to complete the six-race Qualifying Series counting a score line of five race wins.
 
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2 Sep 2013
Sunday September 1st saw Ireland's finest Para badminton players come together for the first time at Ireland's National Training Centre at Marino Institute of Education.
 
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2 Sep 2013
A team of Ireland's most experienced badminton players fly out Ankara Turkey to represent Ireland at the World Masters Championships starting on Monday September 9.
 
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2 Sep 2013
With four qualifying races sailed at the Laser European & World Championships on Dublin Bay, local favourite Annalise Murphy from Providence Team IRL remains on impressive form on her home waters as she leads the Women’s Laser Radial European Championship by five clear points.
 
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1 Sep 2013
Colin Lynch, who won a Bronze medal in the Time Trial earlier this week, had to settle for 17th place in the MC2 Road Race at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau, Canada, today.
 
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1 Sep 2013
EIGHTEEN year-old Wexford native Bertram Allen tonight triumphed in the five-star Príncipe de Asturias jump-off competition in Gijon, Spain.
 
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1 Sep 2013
Annalise Murphy was one of three sailors to have made the perfect start to their title challenge at the 2013 Laser European & World Championships on Dublin Bay today.
 
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1 Sep 2013
Leinster player Sara Boyle took her first senior title in some style at the Mount Pleasant Open in Dublin this weekend.
 
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1 Sep 2013
Three new world champions were crowned at the most picturesque setting of Kinsale on Friday as the Cork County Council IFDS World Sailing Championships came to a conclusion after a successful week.
 
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1 Sep 2013
Defending World Champion, and winner of the 2013 World Cup Series in his category, Colin Lynch, won a Bronze medal in the Men’s C2 Time Trial at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau, Canada.
 
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31 Aug 2013
Mark Rohan, reigning World and Paralympic Champion, finished fourth in the MH1 Road Race at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau, Canada, today.
 
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31 Aug 2013
In A day of mixed luck for the Irish squad at the European Eventing Championships in Malmo, Sweden, the team dropped just one place in the leaderboard despite the elimination of its leading rider, Joseph Murphy.
 
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31 Aug 2013
The Irish team finished in fifth place at the Gijon Nations' Cup in Spain this afternoon on a combined tally of 30 penalties.
 
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31 Aug 2013
Of the 324 sailors from 43 different countries who are primed and ready to start the Laser European and World Championships on Sunday, very few took the opportunity to participate in today’s official practice race on Dublin Bay.
 
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30 Aug 2013
In what were two tough events, the Irish Tandems suffered mixed fortunes in the Time Trial at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau, Canada.
 
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30 Aug 2013
Dun Laoghaire on Ireland's Dublin Bay is the venue for one of this summer's biggest and most closely observed sailing regattas of the new Olympic quadrennial as the 2013 Laser European and World Championships
 
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30 Aug 2013
Defending World Champion, and winner of the 2013 World Cup Series in his category, Colin Lynch, won a Bronze medal in the Men's C2 Time Trial at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau, Canada.
 
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30 Aug 2013
Three new Paralympic World Champions have been crowned today in Kinsale at the Cork County Council IFDS World Sailing Championships.
 
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30 Aug 2013
After the dressage phase of the European Eventing Championships at Malmo in Sweden today,Ireland holds sixth place of ten teams.
 
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30 Aug 2013
Show jumping team manager Robert Splaine this afternoon (Friday) announced his team to compete in Saturday's Nations' Cup at Gijon in Spain.
 
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29 Aug 2013
Perfect Irish sailing conditions greeted the 120 sailors today in Kinsale, Co. Cork for the penultimate day of the Cork County Council IFDS World Sailing Championships.
 
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29 Aug 2013
Lisburn player Tony Stephenson is top men's seed for this weekend's Mount Pleasant Open in Dublin, which marks the start of the badminton season.
 
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29 Aug 2013
Andrew Poynter scored a brilliant 113 as Leinster Lightning hung on for a draw against the Northern Knights on the final day of their RSA Inter-Provincial game at Waringstown.
 
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29 Aug 2013
Defending Paralympic and World Champion, Mark Rohan, has won a silver, in a personal best time, in what was a tough race in the Men’s H1 Handcycling Time Trial at the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Baie-Comeau.
 
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28 Aug 2013
The Turkish Athletics Federation today announced a two year ban for the 2013 European Indoor 60 meter hurdles gold medallist Nevin Yanit.
 
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28 Aug 2013
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has today announced the squads for the Ireland-Scotland fixtures of the seventh and final round of the Pepsi ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Championship and the ICC Intercontinental Cup 2011-2013.
 
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28 Aug 2013
Globetrotting Irish star believes history can be repeated at the opening of the new international ground at Malahide next week.
 
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28 Aug 2013
Paralympic sailors at the Cork County Council IFDS World Championships were kept ashore this morning as race management waited on the sea breeze to fill in however by lunchtime a decision was made to cancel racing for the day.
 
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27 Aug 2013
Day 2 Report at the Cork County Council IFDS World Championships in Kinsale, Co. Cork
 
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27 Aug 2013
This weekend Irish Paracyclists are set to compete in the first major Championship since the Paralympic Games. Baie-Comeau, in Canada, hosts the 2013 UCI Para-Cycling Road World Championships.
 
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27 Aug 2013
YOUNG Rider Eventing High Performance Manager, Sally Corscadden, and Junior Eventing High Performance Manager, Debbie Byrne, have named the combinations who will represent Ireland at the European Junior & Young Rider Championships in Jardy, France from 12th – 15th September.
 
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27 Aug 2013
Eoin Morgan and Boyd Rankin have both been named in the England squad which will face Ireland in the RSA Challenge ODI at Malahide next Tuesday September 3 (10:30am).
 
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26 Aug 2013
Helen Kearney was desperately unlucky to miss out on a medal at the JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Herning in the past week but illustrated once more that she is an elite performer with three fourth-place finishes.
 
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25 Aug 2013
Ireland took on the Czech Republic this morning in their final encounter of this European Hockey Championships.
 
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25 Aug 2013
Glorious sunshine and 10-12 knot winds welcomed the 120 sailors from 19 nations to Kinsale for the practice race in advance of the start of the Cork County IFDS World Championships.
 
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25 Aug 2013
Helen Kearney just missed out on a medal for the second consecutive day when finishing fourth at in the individual Freestyle final for the Grade 1a category at the JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Denmark.
 
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25 Aug 2013
IRELAND'S Helen Kearney missed a European medal by just over three percentage points in today's Para Dressage Freestyle Final at Herning in Denmark.
 
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25 Aug 2013
IN THE sixth leg of the Irish Sport Horse Eventing series at Kilguilkey House in Co. Cork today (Sunday), Louise Bloomer piloted Jinnie Webb's Fernhill Frankie, by Frankfort Boy, bred by Walter Donnelly, to first place in the 6 year-old section.
 
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24 Aug 2013
Ireland’s Electric Ireland Hockey Team closed out their final match of the European Championships with a 3-1 loss against Scotland this morning, the result of which sees them relegated to Division B.
 
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22 Aug 2013
Ireland were narrowly defeated by the higher ranked Spain in their second last match of the European Championships – making Saturday’s final game against Scotland a must win for Ireland.
 
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23 Aug 2013
Irish pair, James Dwyer and Rosemary Gaffney both finished outside the medals in the individual test for the Grade IV category at the JYSK FEI European Para-Dressage Championships in Herning this evening.
 
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23 Aug 2013
John Twomey will be gunning for a medal at the Cork County Council IFDS World Championships
 
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23 Aug 2013
Derry native Aileen Reid goes into Saturday’s Stockholm ITU World Triathlon Series race wearing number 8.
 
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23 Aug 2013
Derriaghy and Malahide meet in the final of the RSA National Cup at Downpatrick on Sunday (11am) attempting to become the second name on the trophy following Muckamore's inaugural win last year.
 
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23 Aug 2013
Ireland’s GreenMachine hockey team lost 4-0 to Spain in the final stages of the European Hockey Championships, Ireland are currently in Pool C battling it out for rankings 5-8th and will face the Czech Rep in their final game this Sunday 8am Irish Time.
 
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22 Aug 2013
Helen Kearney produced another top level performance on the big stage, finishing fourth in the Grade 1A category for the team competition at the JYSK FEI Eureopan Para-Dressage Championships in Denmark.
 
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22 Aug 2013
The Irish Sailing Association (ISA) and Minister for Agriculture, Marine & Food, Simon Coveney, today (Thursday 22nd August) officially launched ISA SafeTrx; a revolutionary free Smartphone app designed to save lives on the water.
 
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22 Aug 2013
Eddie Richardson has been named in the Ireland squad which will play England in the RSA Challenge ODI at Malahide on September 3 (10:30am).
 
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22 Aug 2013
IRELAND'S Helen Kearney finished fourth of 14 in her class at the European Para Dressage Championships in Herning, Denmark
 
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22 Aug 2013
Helen Kearney produced another top level performance on the big stage, finishing fourth in the Grade 1A category for the team competition at the JYSK FEI Eureopan Para-Dressage Championships in Denmark.
 
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22 Aug 2013
DESPITE having no discard score in the second round of today's (Thursday) Nations' Cup, Ireland finished ninth of the 19 teams that took part in the European Jumping Championships at Herning in Denmark.
 
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22 Aug 2013
ELIZABETH Power has withdrawn from the Irish European Eventing Squad due to a short term injury to her horse September Bliss.
 
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21 Aug 2013
Over 500 people have arrived in Kinsale for the start of the Cork County Council IFDS World Sailing Championships on Sunday 25th August and this number will be boosted by the arrival of more supporters over the coming days.
 
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21 Aug 2013
The 32nd RSA Irish Senior Cup final takes place on Saturday at the newinternational ground at Malahide (11am).
 
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21 Aug 2013
Ireland's men drew 2-2 against England in their final pool match of the European Hockey Championships taking place in Boom, Belgium
 
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21 Aug 2013
THE Irish show jumping team has qualified for the second round of the Nations' Cup at the European Championships in Herning, Denmark, after finishing ninth of 19 teams this morning (Wednesday).
 
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21 Aug 2013
Triathlon Ireland will be sending their first team of Paratriathletes to an ITU World Championships Grand Final next month.
 
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20 Aug 2013
Like much of Paralympic sport in Ireland, the past two years have seen a surge of success in the Para-Equestrian sphere.
 
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20 Aug 2013
IRELAND lay in sixth place of 19 teams after today's (Tuesday) opening speed class at the FEI European Show Jumping Championships held in Herning, Denmark.
 
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20 Aug 2013
Ireland's Electric Ireland team will be disappointed not to have secured a semi -final spot but they still have plenty to play for with a chance to finish one above their ranking in this tournament (ranked 6th).
 
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19 Aug 2013
Ireland were back in action at the Europeans today in a must win encounter against Poland where they carried out their duty with a 4-2 win in their second pool match of this tournament.
 
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19 Aug 2013
The Gathering Bowl 2013 was launched by South Dublin Deputy Mayor Cllr Mick Duff with Jason Sherlock on Thursday the 15th of August at Tallaght Stadium.
 
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19 Aug 2013
Laurence McGivern claimed Bronze for Ireland on the final day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal
 
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19 Aug 2013
Ireland were back in action at the Europeans today in a must win encounter against Poland where they carried out their duty with a 4-2 win in their second pool match of this tournament.
 
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19 Aug 2013
IN THE fifth leg of the Irish Sport Horse Eventing series at Annaharvey Equestrian Centre in Co. Offaly yesterday (Sunday), Michelle Kenny rode her own Limbo Kaiser, by Abdullah, bred by Jane Scully, to first place in the 6 year-old section.
 
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18 Aug 2013
Laurence McGivern, Darragh McDonald and James Scully have all made it through to the Finals of their respective events on the final day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal.
 
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18 Aug 2013
Crusaders AC and Dundrum South Dublin AC won the men's and women's titles today at the 2013 Woodie's DIY National Track and Field League Final.
 
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18 Aug 2013
Ireland's (Women) Hockey Team secured a 3-2 victory over Belarus in a must win game at the European Hockey Championships today in Boom, Belgium.
 
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18 Aug 2013
Eighteen year old Ellen Keane has picked up her second Bronze medal in the 100m Butterfly S9 Final on the penultimate day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships.
 
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18 Aug 2013
ARMY rider Capt. Michael Kelly was the best of the Irish in a hard-fought Grand Prix at Millstreet in Co. Cork today (Sunday).
 
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18 Aug 2013
IRISH show jumping manager Robert Splaine tonight (Sunday) announced his squad for the five-star Spanish FEI Nations' Cup competition that will take place in Gijon on Saturday, August 31.
 
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17 Aug 2013
Bethany Firth has tonight won her third Silver Medal at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal, Canada.
 
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17 Aug 2013
Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders) finished in 21st place in the men’s marathon on the penultimate day of the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia.
 
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17 Aug 2013
EIGHTEEN year-old Wexford rider Bertram Allen saw off a strong challenge from British riders when he won this afternoon's (Saturday) jump-off class at the Green Glens Arena in Co. Cork.
 
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17 Aug 2013
Electric Ireland's Irish Womens team played The Netherlands, world number 1's, in their opening match of the women's European Hockey Championships this evening, taking place in Belgium.
 
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16 Aug 2013
Bethany Firth is through to her third Final at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal Canada.
 
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16 Aug 2013
Ellen Keane has brought Ireland's medal tally to five at the Paralympic Swimming World Championship in Canada following a fantastic swim in the 100m Breaststroke SB8 Final to claim Bronze.
 
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15 Aug 2013
Bethany Firth has picked up her second Silver medal on day three of the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal, Canada.
 
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15 Aug 2013
Ireland’s two national Hockey Teams will compete in Europe’s top competition, TriFinance EuroHockey Championships, kicking off in Belgium this Saturday
 
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15 Aug 2013
Ireland’s top athletics clubs will battle it out this Sunday for the reigns at the Woodie’s DIY National League Track and Final League Final in Tullamore.
 
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15 Aug 2013
Ireland’s Rose-Anne Galligan (Newbridge AC) finished in seventh place in heat two of the 800m on day six of the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia.
 
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14 Aug 2013
The medal count continued to rise for Ireland in Montreal Canada, with James Scully winning Bronze at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships.
 
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14 Aug 2013
Heptathlon Athlete, Kelly Proper has today been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council ‘Sportswoman of the Month’ for July 2013.
 
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14 Aug 2013
Ireland’s Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) won an historic gold medal on day five of the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia
 
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14 Aug 2013
Leinster Lightning won their RSA Inter-Provincial Championship clash against the NW Warriors with a day to spare, and in the process clinched the title outright with a fixture remaining after another dominate display at Bready.
 
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13 Aug 2013
Alex Cusack has been ruled out of the RSA Challenge ODI against England next month with a back injury.
 
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13 Aug 2013
With only 12 days to go until the start of the Cork County Council IFDS (International Association for Disabled Sailing) World Championships
 
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13 Aug 2013
McDonald will be first up in the Final of the 400m Freestyle S6; an event he won Gold in at the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
 
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13 Aug 2013
Laura Reynolds (Mohill AC) was disappointed with her 31st place in the 20k Race Walk on day four of the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia.
 
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13 Aug 2013
Darragh McDonald and Bethany Firth were Ireland’s first medal winners on the first day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal Canada today.
 
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13 Aug 2013
An unbroken fourth wicket partnership of 95 between John Anderson and Simmi Singh has put Leinster Lightning in a dominant position after the first day of their RSA Inter-Provincial Championship clash with the NW Warriors at Bready.
 
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12 Aug 2013
Aileen Reid claimed a brilliant silver at the Tiszaujvaros World Cup in Hungary, her first World Cup podium of the season.
 
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12 Aug 2013
THE following teams have been confirmed by Horse Sport Ireland for the European Championships to be held in Herning, Denmark from August 19-25.
 
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12 Aug 2013
Brian Gregan (Clonliffe Harriers AC) finished seventh in his semi-final of the men's 400m on day three of the World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia.
 
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12 Aug 2013
Darragh McDonald and Bethany Firth will both be in Finals action on the first day of competition at the Paralympic Swimming World Championships in Montreal, Canada.
 
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12 Aug 2013
HORSE Sport Ireland has confirmed that Clare Abbott and Euro Prince (Owned by Dr Cormac McKay & Dr John McKay) have been drafted into the squad for the European Eventing Championships in Malmo Sweden from August 29th to Sept 1st.
 
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12 Aug 2013
THE team has been selected to represent Ireland at the upcoming World Pair Driving Championships in Topolcianky Slovakia from 28th August to 1st September.
 
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11 Aug 2013
Ireland will face some of the world’s best in this tournament with three of the top four ranked countries in the world competing. Ireland (15) in Pool B will come head to head with The Netherlands (3), Poland (20) and England (4) while Pool A is comprised of Germany (1), Spain (6), Belgium (9) and the Czech Republic (21).
 
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11 Aug 2013
The second day of action at the 2013 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow saw two more of Ireland's eleven strong team compete in their respective events of 400m and Pole Vault in the historic Luzhniki stadium against the best track and field athletes in the world at present.
 
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11 Aug 2013
In an interview with Cyclingnews August 11, Ireland’s Dan Martin has confirmed he will lead his team, Garmin-Sharp, in the Giro d’Italia in 2014 which is starting in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
 
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11 Aug 2013
IRELAND'S Olympic bronze medallist Cian O'Connor today (Sunday) won the Longines Grand Prix at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show with his Olympic mount Blue Loyd, just over a year since they took their medal at London.
 
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10 Aug 2013
This first day of action of nine at the 2013 IAAF World Athletics Championships in Moscow proved a challenging but generally encouraging one for Team Ireland's fist four competing athletes.
 
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10 Aug 2013
UNLIKE last year, when first prize was shared amongst three riders, Dublin Horse Show's famous Land Rover Puissance competition was won outright this evening (Saturday) by flamboyant Colombian rider Daniel Bluman and his grey stallion Clyde, who netted 11,500 euro for first place.
 
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9 Aug 2013
Ireland's Aga Khan Trophy team finished equal third with the USA in today's Nations' Cup competition at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show, but their accumulated points after eight legs of the Furusiyya FEI league has ensured Irish qualification for the Barcelona final next month.
 
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9 Aug 2013
It has been a long and ultimately glorious campaign for Ireland's cerebral palsy seven-a-side football team but after two weeks of toil, tremendous results and a finishing position that will exceed all expectations, the Boys In Green must go to the well one last time.
 
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9 Aug 2013
London 2012 Paralympic Gold Medalists Darragh McDonald and Bethany Firth will head up a six strong team of swimmers who will compete at the IPC (International Paralympic Committee)
 
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9 Aug 2013
Ireland will be well represented in Hungary for the Tiszaujvaros ITU World Cup with Aileen Reid, Bryan Keane and Conor Murphy leading the charge for the seniors while Emma Sharkey will race in the junior women’s event
 
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8 Aug 2013
THOUGH two of today's (Thursday) international classes at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show were won by visiting riders, Ireland did continue its dominance of top ten placings, following Wednesday's successes.
 
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8 Aug 2013
TEAM Ireland's show jumping manager Robert Splaine tonight (Thursday) announced his team for the Aga Khan Trophy competition at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show on Friday afternoon.
 
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7 Aug 2013
AS the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show opens, Horse Sport Ireland has confirmed that the number of foals registered on the Irish Horse Register for 2012 was 5,801, compared to 6,270 in 2011, a drop of over seven per cent.
 
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7 Aug 2013
THE manager of Ireland's Aga Khan show jumping team, Robert Splaine, escaped unhurt in the early hours of this morning (Thursday) when a component of a fridge exploded in the room where he and his son were staying in the Burlington Hotel, Dublin.
 
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7 Aug 2013
Top Olympic Trap Shooter Derek Burnett won the Bronze medal at the 2013 European Championships in Suhl Germany after qualifying on joint 3rd with a score of 122/125 +9+13/15+12/15.
 
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7 Aug 2013
Irish swimmer Barry Murphy has won a Bronze Medal at the FINA Swimming World Cup in Eindhoven. 27 year old Murphy, who has just returned from the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, was the third fastest qualifier from this morning heats in a new Irish Record time of 26.54.
 
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7 Aug 2013
The semi-final of the CPISRA Intercontinental Cup proved a bridge too far for the exhausted Irish panel in Spain tonight.
 
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7 Aug 2013
IRISH riders took first place in both of today's international feature classes at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show, with fast-rising star Bertram Allen capturing the honours in the Sports Council Classic, and Olympic Bronze medallist Cian O'Connor winning the earlier Speed Stakes.
 
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6 Aug 2013
The eleven strong Irish Track and Field team will depart for the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia this week. The championships take place from the 10th-18th of August with the best athletes in the world vying for the world titles.
 
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6 Aug 2013
Over the weekend of August 10th and 11th, The Irish Amputee Football Team IAFA (http://www.irishamputeefootballassociation.com) will host and take part in an international soccer tournament, The PaddyPower Cup.
 
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6 Aug 2013
At the World Dwarf Games in Michigan USA, Irish badminton player Niall McVeigh retained the singles title he won four years ago in 2009.
 
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6 Aug 2013
Electric Ireland's Irish Hockey Coach Darren Smith has today announced that Cliodhna Sargent will join the team as defender Lizzie Colvin recovers from an ACL knee injury that has ruled her out of the upcoming TriFinance EuroHockey Championships (Belgium 17th - 25th August).
 
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6 Aug 2013
Advance ticket sales have now confirmed that the RSA Challenge will be the highest attended cricket match ever to be played in Ireland.
 
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5 Aug 2013
Irish No 1 Scott Evans has gone out in the first round at the World Badminton Championships in Guangzhou after a gutsy performance against current world No 1 and top seed, Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia.
 
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4 Aug 2013
The Netherlands capped off a fantastic week of hockey as they claimed the Electric Ireland EuroHockey U18 title in Dublin with a 1-0 win over rivals Germany.
 
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4 Aug 2013
IRELAND'S first Dressage Nations' Cup team to take part in the three-star event at Hickstead, England, all returned favourable scores today (Sunday).
 
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3 Aug 2013
In the penultimate day of action at the Electric Ireland EuroHockey Youth Championships Ireland went down to Belgium 4-1.
 
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3 Aug 2013
AFTER notable run of good form at England's famous Hickstead Horse Show this weekend, Ireland's Shane Breen beat a largely British field to snatch the coveted Queen Elizabeth II Cup today (Saturday).
 
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3 Aug 2013
It is a case of mission accomplished for Ireland in the CPISRA Intercontinental Cup but that doesn’t mean that the story has to end.
 
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2 Aug 2013
Chloe Magee today heads off to China for the World 2013 World Championships.
 
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2 Aug 2013
Ryan and Michaela Robinson from South Africa are the 2013 Mirror World Champions 182 sailors competed for five day on Lough Derg, Co. Tipperary, Ireland.
 
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2 Aug 2013
DESPITE two double clear rounds, Ireland's team at the Hickstead Nations' Cup in England today finished fourth on 13 faults, with just a single time penalty denying them a share of the runner-up place behind winners Germany.
 
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1 Aug 2013
Sycerika McMahon ended her campaign today at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona, Spain with a new Irish Senior Record in the 100m Freestyle Heats.
 
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1 Aug 2013
For a third year, Ireland's Scott Evans will face the the world No 1 in a major tournament when he faces Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei in the opening round of the World Badminton in China on Monday next August 5.
 
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31 Jul 2013
Current Dunlop Motorsport Ireland Young Racing Driver of the Year Kevin O'Hara made the trip to Kirkistown for the latest round of the Northern Ireland Formula Ford Championship.
 
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31 Jul 2013
Ireland's swimmers got off to great start at the US Open in Irvine, California yesterday with three new National records from the 12 strong team.
 
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31 Jul 2013
A four-star performance by Dillon Sheridan ensured a convincing win for Ireland over an outgunned Venezuela in Sant Cugat Del Vallés
 
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30 Jul 2013
Ireland's Barry Murphy has finished 14th in the 50m Breastrsoke at the Swimming World Championships at the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona, Spain.
 
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30 Jul 2013
A though day at the office saw Ireland fall to a 6-0 defeat at the hands of the Dutch in the second match of their Electric Ireland EuroHockey Youth Championship campaign.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Day 2 of the Mirror World Sailing Championships on Lough Derg, Dromineer, Co. Tipperary got off to a tricky start.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Ireland's Barry Murphy is through to the semi-finals of the 50m Breaststroke at the World Swimming Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Ireland's top ranked BMX rider Kelvin Batey wins World Masters Title
 
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30 Jul 2013
The mood amongst the players and backroom staff of the Ireland cerebral palsy football team remains very upbeat despite their opening reverse in the CPIRSA Intercontinental Cup.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Fiona Doyle has finished 11th overall in the 100m Breaststroke at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Ireland got their EuroHockey Youth Nations Campaign off to a great start in UCD as they brushed aside a Welsh side by 5 goals to nil.
 
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30 Jul 2013
182 sailors in 91 boats began competing today on Lough Derg, Dromineer, Co. Tipperary for the title of 2013 Mirror World Champion.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Eventing High Performance Manager Nick Turner has named the six combinations that will represent Ireland at the European Eventing Championships in Malmo from August 29 to September 1.
 
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30 Jul 2013
Athletics Ireland have announced the 11 athletes that will represent Ireland at the IAAF World Track and Field Championships in Moscow, Russia from the 10th-18th of August.
 
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29 Jul 2013
Limerick's Fiona Doyle is through to the semi-final of the 100m Breaststroke at the FINA World Swimming Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
 
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29 Jul 2013
Isobel Joyce has become the second woman to win 100 caps for Ireland after reaching the landmark against Sri Lanka in the ICC World Twenty20 qualifiers on Saturday.
 
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29 Jul 2013
Ireland's opening match in the CPISRA Intercontinental Cup was expected to be the toughest they would encounter in the entire tournament and so it proved
 
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29 Jul 2013
Michael McKillop produced another trademark front-running performance to claim victory in the T36/37 800m at the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games in London's Olympic Stadium.
 
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28 Jul 2013
Fourteen year-old Susan Fitzpatrick from Kilkenny added to Ireland's haul of medals at the European Pony Championships when collecting the Individual Show Jumping Gold at Arezzo, Italy this evening (Sunday).
 
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28 Jul 2013
Day two of the Woodie's DIY National Track and Field Championships took place in at times torrential rain as Ireland's finest club athletes came together to battle it out for the national titles.
 
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28 Jul 2013
Irish swimmers Sycerika McMahon and Barry Murphy both achieved lifetime best performances on the first day of swimming at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
 
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28 Jul 2013
Andrew Meredith's Green Machine finished off their Hamburg Masters today with a narrow 3-2 defeat to England.
 
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28 Jul 2013
With a bronze medal already in the bag after the European Pony Show Jumping Championships on Friday, Ireland's Eventing team added another this morning (Sunday) after the final phase of the three-day event at Arezzo in Italy.
 
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28 Jul 2013
Andrew Meredith's Green Machine suffered their second defeat at the Hamburg Masters in Germany as they fell 4-0 to Olympic Silver Medallists Netherlands.
 
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27 Jul 2013
Orla Barry has netted a stunning silver medal in the F57/58 Discus at the IPC World Athletics Championships in Lyon's Rhone Stadium.
 
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27 Jul 2013
Rose- Anne Galligan (Newbridge AC) set a new national senior record of 2:00.58 to break the old mark held by legendary Irish distance runner Sonia O'Sullivan which stood at 2:00.69.
 
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26 Jul 2013
Ireland and the ISA (Irish Sailing Association) Pathway Programme have once again produced a world champion sailor, this time in the form of Liam Glynn from Bangor, Co. Down.
 
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26 Jul 2013
Three of Ireland's top swimmers are gearing up for the FINA Swimming World Swimming Championships in Barcelona starting this Sunday (28th July).
 
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26 Jul 2013
Heather Jameson finished eighth in the T37/38 Long Jump final at the IPC Athletics World Championships in the Rhone Stadium this morning, while John McCarthy was fifth in the T51 200m final.
 
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26 Jul 2013
At the age of 22, Irish international badminton player Sam Magee from the Donegal town of Raphoe already has a long list of achievement to his credit.
 
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25 Jul 2013
Jason Smyth emulated the feat of his room-mate Michael McKillop by completing his own Double Double in resounding fashion at the IPC World Athletics Championships in Lyons.
 
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25 Jul 2013
Andrew Meredith's Green Machine have been beaten 6-0 by reigning Olympic Champions Germany at the Hamburg Masters this afternoon.
 
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25 Jul 2013
Ireland's top ranked BMX rider Kelvin Batey wins World Masters Title
 
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25 Jul 2013
In the women's Long Jump, reigning champion, Kelly Proper (Ferrybank AC), goes into the competition as the highest ranked Irish athlete with her season's best jump of 6.31m.
 
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25 Jul 2013
Tall Ship Astrid was on a voyage from Southampton to Cherbourg calling in to Kinsale.
 
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25 Jul 2013
It was 35 degrees at the Rhone Stadium in Lyons this afternoon but the sweltering heat couldn't stop Michael McKillop breaking the championship record in the T38 1500m final at the IPC World Athletics Championships.
 
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24 Jul 2013
The Woodies DIY National Senior Track and Field Championships begin this weekend in Morton Stadium, Santry
 
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24 Jul 2013
Jason Smyth gave further evidence of his well-being when setting a new championship record en route to a comfortable T13 100m semi-final victory at the IPC World Athletics Championships in Lyon.
 
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23 Jul 2013
Heather Jameson bowed out of the T37 100m but gave another very creditable performance when finishing sixth in her IPC World Athletics Championships semi-final at the Stadium of Parilly in Lyon.
 
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23 Jul 2013
Over 50 boats will rally in Kinsale on Wednesday 24 July after a week of cruising the east and south coasts of Ireland.
 
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23 Jul 2013
Irish No 1 Scott Evans has drawn top seed and world No 1 Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia for his opening match at the World Badminton Championships starting in Guangzhou, China on Monday August 5.
 
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23 Jul 2013
John McCarthy made little of the inclement weather conditions when setting a new personal best time by finishing fifth in the final of the T51 100m at the 2013 IPC World Athletics Championships held in Lyon’s Stadium of Parilly.
 
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22 Jul 2013
Ireland’s Chris Bryan has finished 16th at the FINA Open Water 10K World Championships in Barcelona.
 
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21 Jul 2013
In his last month as a Junior Rider, Wexford's Bertram Allen this afternoon (Sunday) took the Individual Silver Medal at the Junior European Show Jumping Championships in Vejer de la Frontera, Spain, aboard Ballywalter Farms's grey mare Molly Malone.
 
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21 Jul 2013
Top 30 Finish Positions for Junior and U23 Riders at European Championships in Czech Republic
 
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21 Jul 2013
The Final Day 4 of these well-organised European Athletics Junior Championships saw six members of the Irish team continue to perform in three final events as the team started on Thursday, with passion and real determination.
 
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21 Jul 2013
Catherine O’Neill from Wexford this morning finished fifth in the Women’s F51-53 Discus Final in Lyon.
 
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21 Jul 2013
Paralympic champion, Derry’s Jason Smyth made light work of his T13 200m semi-final at the Stadium of Parilly in sunny Lyon today, qualifying fasted for tomorrow’s final.
 
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21 Jul 2013
McKillop and Smyth secure gold on day 2 of action in Lyon.