Archive for the Sport Category

Remembering John Joe Flood

Remembering John Joe Flood

John Joe Flood was a really gifted footballer and a vital part of the first great Shamrock Rovers team, which conquered Irish football in the 1920s. As a player, John Joe was speedy and physical, with plenty of skill and […]

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Docklands 5K 2015

Docklands 5K 2015

Get your running shoes on for the Docklands 5K! Thursday, June 18 will see runners taking to the streets and tackling a 5K route from Lime Street to the 3 Arena, before looping back to end up on Sir John […]

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England’s long-awaited return to Dublin 4

England’s long-awaited return to Dublin 4

Dublin 4 and Lansdowne Road is soon to see history come around again when the three lions roll back into town bringing back haunting recollections of February 1995 when the West Stand went wild. For many Irish fans, our embedded […]

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Wrestling with Fitness

Wrestling with Fitness

Rachel Walker from Elgin Road has an impressive résumé – from wrestling to stunt double work – and has recently taken an entrepreneurial leap of faith; opening a private personal training studio, Bridge Fitness in Ballsbridge. Walker always liked fitness […]

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Irish Programme Club Fair 2015

Irish Programme Club Fair 2015

Calling all football fans! St Andrew’s Resource Centre on Pearse Street will play host to a treasure trove of football memorabilia this Sunday, as the Irish Programme Club runs its annual fair.

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Thank you, Pat Collins, and plans for 2015 and beyond

Thank you, Pat Collins, and plans for 2015 and beyond

Railway Union cricket will not be the same this season as Pat Collins will be missing. He first played for us in 2011 and returned again from Brisbane in 2012, 2013 and 2014. He was a member of our league-winning […]

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Railway U18s Retain Umbrella 7s

Railway U18s Retain Umbrella 7s

As always at Railway, there is plenty of action on the pitch at this time of year. With the season drawing to a close, most of the league action is over. All teams are in the middle of cup campaigns […]

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St Patrick’s CYFC Update

St Patrick’s CYFC Update

Well, what a difference a few weeks can make. The doom and gloom of recent months has lifted a little in terms of our position in the LSL Senior division table, with the lads putting a mini run of positive […]

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Clanns Ladies show the way

Clanns Ladies show the way

All of the Club’s teams, juvenile and senior, have been acquitting themselves well in competition since the start of the new season by playing with pride and distinction – and no shortage of skill. However, it’s our female footballers at […]

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Stella Maris Hope Cup/Row 2014

Stella Maris Hope Cup/Row 2014

Stella Maris Rowing Club completed its annual Hope Cup/Row at the tail end of 2014. The event is organised by Stella Maris on an annual basis with each year’s profits benefitting a particular charity. The 2014 charity was Pieta House, […]

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