April

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30 Apr 2008
An Irish rowing team of seven boats has been announced to compete in the opening regatta of the FISA World Cup series next week (8th – 11th May) at the 1972 Olympic reagatta course in Munich, Germany.
 
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29 Apr 2008
Ireland’s leading triathletes Emma Davis and Gavin Noble, both supported by the Irish Sports Council, continued their chase for Olympic qualification over the past week
 
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28 Apr 2008
The Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism, Séamus Brennan T.D. today (Monday, 28th April) announced details for the commencement of Phase 1 of the National Sports Campus project on lands at Abbotstown, West Dublin.
 
28 Apr 2008
The 29th Ordnance Survey Ireland Rally of the Lakes will be held around Killarney over the May Bank Holiday Weekend.
 
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26 Apr 2008
Ireland’s leading fencer; Siobhan Byrne has sensationally qualified for the 2008 Beijing Olympics by winning the silver medal at the European qualifying tournament in Istanbul
 
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25 Apr 2008
130 children from eight schools representing 27 different nationalities gathered in Lucan Sarsfields GAA Club Dublin
 
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24 Apr 2008
The 13th European Road Bowling Championships will be held in Cork over the May Bank Holiday Weekend.
 
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23 Apr 2008
Noel King's Republic of Ireland women's side battled a strong Hungary team to take all three points in the UEFA Championship qualifier in Miskolc, Hungary this afternoon.
 
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23 Apr 2008
Irish Sports Council Completes National Network of Local Sports Partnerships
 
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23 Apr 2008
Irish athlete Mark Carroll was today named the US Athlete Manager for Athletics Ireland.
 
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22 Apr 2008
Ireland's Scott Evans reaches quarter-finals at Badminton European Championships
 
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22 Apr 2008
The Irish Hockey Association is delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Angus Kirkland to the position of Chief Executive.
 
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22 Apr 2008
The President and Board of Athletics Ireland have today announced the appointment of Mary Coghlan as their new CEO.
 
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21 Apr 2008
In 1958, three world records were broken over 1, 2 and 3 miles in the stadium in meetings organised by the legendary promoter and Clonliffe Harrier, Billy Morton.
 
21 Apr 2008
Padraig O’hUiginn, Chairman of the Team Ireland Golf Trust today congratulated to former Trust recipient Damien McGrane on winning the Volvo China Open; his first European Tour title win.
 
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18 Apr 2008
The Coral Reef Yacht Club in Miami was the scene of a great day for Irish sailing.
 
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17 Apr 2008
Republic of Ireland women’s under 19 manager, Susan Ronan has named her 18 player squad to take part in the forthcoming UEFA Championship, Elite Qualifying Phase in Madrid, Spain from the 24th – 29th April.
 
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14 Apr 2008
The Canon Kirk Irish Open 2008 commences in Fitzwilliam LTC today and will run all week up to Saturday (19th).
 
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14 Apr 2008
Ireland came from behind to defeat Morocco three matches to two in the Europe/Africa Zone Group 2 Davis Cup tie in Fitzwilliam LTC in Dublin over last weekend.
 
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12 Apr 2008
Newly qualified Irish 2008 Olympians, Ken Egan, Darren Sutherland and John Joe Joyce completed  an incredible week for Irish amateur boxing after claiming three gold medals in Athens, Greece this afternoon.
 
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9 Apr 2008
In another record year of testing for the Irish Sports Council 1,135 tests were carried out in 37 sports. There were three adverse findings in 2007, with two resulting in sanctions, one in martial arts and one in rugby.
 
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8 Apr 2008
The Irish Sports Council and the Irish Amateur Rowing Union jointly announced today that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel has determined that an athlete in the sport of rowing has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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8 Apr 2008
Ireland will play Morocco in the Davis Cup Euro/Africa Zone Group 2 in Fitzwilliam LTC this weekend April 11th-13th.
 
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8 Apr 2008
The Irish Sports Council and the Irish Rugby Football Union jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel
 
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7 Apr 2008
Ireland’s Emma Davis put in another impressive performance at the second Triathlon World Cup in New Plymouth, New Zealand with a 14th place finish; one better than last week in Australia.
 
4 Apr 2008
Irish Paralympic team for Beijing Games set to be biggest since Atlanta 1996
 
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2 Apr 2008
Ireland’s Emma Davis finished an impressive fifteenth in the Elite Women’s race at the opening Triathlon World Cup of 2008 in Mooloolaba, Australia last weekend.
 
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2 Apr 2008
The Irish senior team are preparing to wind down their training camp at the National Stadium in Dublin ahead of the final AIBA Olympic qualifier for European boxers which begins in Athens on Monday next.
 
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2 Apr 2008
Coach Gene Muller today announced his eighteen selected to compete for Ireland in the Olympic Qualifying Tournament.