Archive for the Sport Category

Out of the West

Out of the West

The fourth annual Dublin Currach Racing Regatta took place recently on Sunday August 7th, hosted this year by St. Patrick’s Rowing Club. The event, which is now an established date in the diary for rowers in the Coiste Lár na […]

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Jumping in the City: the road to Rio

Jumping in the City: the road to Rio

For the second year, Jumping in the City, a series of show-jumping tournaments in association with Horse Sport Ireland set around Greyhound stadia and grandstands in Limerick, Cork and Dublin, took place in Shelbourne Park Stadium in the Ringsend area […]

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Wakeboarding Tour to visit Grand Canal Dock

Wakeboarding Tour to visit Grand Canal Dock

For the second stop of the current Wakedock Grassroots Tour, cable wakeboarders from Ireland and the UK will descend upon the Grand Canal Dock. Organised in association with Industry Wake Parks, the event will run from 9am to 6pm on […]

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Maxol brings Parks Tennis Autumn Programme to D4

Maxol brings Parks Tennis Autumn Programme to D4

The Maxol-sponsored Parks Tennis has launched its Autumn Programme and will come to Dublin 4 with classes in Herbert Park. The programme was first launched in 1977 and has grown over the years, currently employing 330 people in 150 venues […]

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Hong Kong Dublin Regatta at Grand Canal Dock

Hong Kong Dublin Regatta at Grand Canal Dock

The Hong Kong Dublin Dragon Boat Regatta will be held at the Grand Canal Dock on Saturday and Sunday, September 10th and 11th. The event is sure to make for a fun weekend, with a wide variety of races and […]

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American Football Showcase comes to Donnybrook

American Football Showcase comes to Donnybrook

Six top high school teams from the United States will arrive in Dublin this week to kick off the American Football Showcase Dublin. Donnybrook Stadium will play host to a triple header of games this Friday, with all of the […]

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Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club winners given awards

Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club winners given awards

The winners of the Donnybrook Lawn Tennis Club Junior Open Week have been presented with their trophies. The winners of the Hunter Estate Agent sponsored competition received their prizes Bobby Geraghty of Hunters Estate Agent and Jerry Sheehan, President of […]

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Railway Union Under-12 Hockey shines in Cork

Railway Union Under-12 Hockey shines in Cork

On July 4th, a group of boys from Railway Union together with parents and coaches travelled to Cork and played a series of successful and enjoyable matches against five teams from Munster. All matches were played at Cork Harlequins Hockey […]

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Wanderers Women’s Rugby

Wanderers Women’s Rugby

The Women’s team of Wanderers Rugby club, was formed in late 2014 when we began with a small number of dedicated ladies who wanted to get fit, make new friends and play a sport we all loved. As one of […]

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Mini All-Irelands: a new initiative

Mini All-Irelands: a new initiative

Summer Joy for Clanns A new initiative by Clanna Gael Fontenoy, the ‘Mini All-Irelands’, was introduced by the club in June in conjunction with local schools; and what a success it proved to be. Involving larger than expected numbers of […]

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