Archive for the Sport Category

Take me to your Paradise

Take me to your Paradise

The famous Scottish entertainer Glen Daly sang of Celtic Football Club “Sure it’s a grand old team to play for, and it’s a grand old team to see.” And for 31 lucky youngsters aged 11 to 15 years from eight […]

Read more

Great season for Clanns

Great season for Clanns

While it really is all about participation and the enjoyable sporting activity that goes with that, success is sweet when it arises. It’s the icing on the cake! As yet another playing season comes towards an end for most of […]

Read more

Railway Union

Railway Union

Kenny Carroll of Railway Union receiving the John Dawson Fair Play Award for 2014 from Leinster Cricket Union President Mr. Henry Tighe at the recent Leinster Cricket Dinner held at Old Belvedere R.FC. This award is presented annually to the […]

Read more

Railway Union: Cardinal Capital Group to be a Railway Sponsor

Railway Union: Cardinal Capital Group to be a Railway Sponsor

Cardinal will become the main sponsor of Railway Women’s senior teams and Girls’ U18 and U15 teams, as well as a sleeve sponsor on the Men’s senior teams. This will dovetail with Cleaning Contractors, who are the main sponsor on […]

Read more

St Pat’s Cap Off Great Year

St Pat’s Cap Off Great Year

St. Patrick’s Rowing Club completed another successful year with another haul of trophies at the climax of the rowing season. The August bank holiday saw the St Patrick’s Rowing Club Senior Crew emerge victorious from the Senior Cup in Wicklow, […]

Read more

St Patrick’s CYFC update Nov-Dec 2014

St Patrick’s CYFC update Nov-Dec 2014

As 2014 draws to a close and we all look forward to the festive period, there is still the small matter of playing out the final few league games for both our Senior and Saturday sides. It’s been a very […]

Read more

Bob Fullam and the Great K.O.

Bob Fullam and the Great K.O.

Bob Fullam was born in 1897. He was a naturally brilliant footballer and by the time he was 21 he was playing the game professionally. Fullam was a forward, an attacking player and an extremely prolific goalscorer, but no lightweight. […]

Read more

Support Railway Union in Europe

Support Railway Union in Europe

Railway Union Hockey Club are holding a Table Quiz this Friday at 7.30pm to help raise funds for their bid in next year’s EuroHockey Championships. The EuroHockey Indoor Club Challenge will be taking place in Rotterdam from the 13th to […]

Read more

Nutrition Meets Sport

Nutrition Meets Sport

A Sandymount resident has begun making a name for himself by becoming closely involved with Irish Ultimate Championship fighter Conor McGregor. James Statham of Paleo Meal Deliveries, a resident of Sydney Parade, has become a key figure in the former […]

Read more

Ireland – Champions in 1914

Ireland – Champions in 1914

This year marks the anniversary of a particularly important year in our soccer past. 100 years ago, on the 4th of April 1914, Ireland won the British Home Championship. This tournament, contested by England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales, was first […]

Read more