Archive for the Sport Category

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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Captain Farrell

Captain Farrell

Peter Farrell was probably Irish football’s greatest ever wing-half. The wing-half was defined as a midfield player stationed near the side of the pitch, but that doesn’t begin to show how important to the team a good wing-half was in […]

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The Medical World Cup

The Medical World Cup

Medical firm Affidea, a Europe-wide organisation that works closely with governments to provide essential diagnostic and cancer treatment services, has sponsored Ireland’s team of soccer-playing medical professionals to compete at the Medical World Cup in Barcelona. The Irish medical football […]

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Pool improvements at Enable Ireland, Sandymount

Pool improvements at Enable Ireland, Sandymount

Enable Ireland, the organisation that provides free services for people with disabilities and their families, is planning to carry out extensive upgrades to its swimming and hydrotherapy pool facility at the Enable centre in Sandymount. Improvements will include an extension […]

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High hopes on medals day at St Pat’s

High hopes on medals day at St Pat’s

The St Pat’s Boys National School medal ceremony took place recently on June 28th. Bernard Dunne was a guest speaker at the event. Before starting the ceremony, a moment of silent prayer was called for parent, Tracy Stone, who had […]

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