May

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31 May 2014
Aileen Reid was back to her best with a top 10 finish at the London leg of the World Triathlon Series today.
 
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29 May 2014
19 year-old Galway native Michael Duffy has notched up two wins in the opening days of the five-star Global Champions Tour show in Hamburg, Germany.
 
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29 May 2014
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine this evening announced his team who will compete in the Lisbon Nations' Cup in Portugal on Friday night.
 
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29 May 2014
4 Irish triathletes will take part in the 4th round of the World Triathlon Series this Saturday as the global series touches down in London's Hyde Park.
 
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26 May 2014
The Ireland women's hockey coach, Darren Smith, has today named a squad of 25 athletes that will make up the Green Army with a focus very much on the World League 2 in March 2015.
 
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22 May 2014
Leinster Lightning duly wrapped up the win over the North West Warriors on Thursday afternoon but it proved to be far from straightforward for John Mooney's men as the home side had their pride restored after Wednesday evening's disappointing session.
 
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22 May 2014
Paralympics Ireland remit extended to lead talent ID and athlete development pathway.
 
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21 May 2014
Leinster Lightning finished a dramatic final session very much in the ascendancy against the North West Warriors on day two of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial Cup contest at Bready.
 
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21 May 2014
Irish Hockey officially launched Quick Hockey, a new and exciting variation of hockey for everyone, at a demonstration of the game at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown this afternoon.
 
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21 May 2014
Ireland's number one 400m athlete Brian Gregan (Clonliffe Harriers AC) will headline a stacked 200m field at the 2014 AAI Open Games.
 
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19 May 2014
Tomorrow (Tuesday 20 May) will see the start of the five-day Delta Lloyd Regatta in Medemblik, Holland.
 
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19 May 2014
Athletics Ireland has today announced that reigning World Champion Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) has been selected to compete in the 50km Race Walk at the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich on the 15th of August.
 
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19 May 2014
Irish Hockey have won a big coup securing the hosting of the Women's World League 2, which is part of the Olympic Qualifying process for Rio 2016.
 
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18 May 2014
It was a day of highs and lows for Chloe Magee as she took Gold and Silver in the 2014 Hellas open
 
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18 May 2014
In a day of wins for Irish riders and horses, Meath's Sarah Ennis this afternoon claimed victory in the main three-star Dodson & Horrell Challenge at Chatsworth in England on an Irish Sport Horse, Stellor Rebound.
 
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18 May 2014
Edward Butler and Rincoola Rua (ISH) won the third leg of the 7 year-old ISH studbook series at Cavan show today repeating their success in the Louth County.
 
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18 May 2014
World Champion Rob Heffernan (Togher AC) continued his preparations for the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich with a victory in today's International Race-Walking Grand Prix in Naumburg, Germany.
 
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17 May 2014
There was fierce competition at the opening race of the Rio 2016 Olympic Qualification period in Yokohama, Japan this morning.
 
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17 May 2014
Chloe Magee secured two finals today at the 2014 Hellas open in Greece.
 
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16 May 2014
In the Women singles Chloe Magee has booked a place into the quarter finals with a win over Zoi Aleli of Greece followed by a last 16 win over Ellinor Widh of Sweden.
 
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16 May 2014
A British team mounted entirely on Irish Sport Horses bought at Gorsebridge Horse Sales in County Kilkenny this evening won the three-star Nations' Cup at Odense in Denmark, beating 12 other teams.
 
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16 May 2014
The CARA National Adapted Physical Activity Centre in conjunction with the Department of Justice and Equality are delighted to announce the winners of the National Inclusion Awards 2014.
 
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15 May 2014
Irish riders today clocked up wins in the opening classes of the two European Nations' Cup shows at La Baule in France and Odense in Denmark.
 
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15 May 2014
The Road to Rio starts this weekend as the Yokohama World Triathlon Series provides the first opportunity to pick up some of the coveted Olympic Qualification points.
 
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15 May 2014
Great Britain's Nations Cup team that will be competing this Friday 16th May at Odense, Denmark.
 
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15 May 2014
Ireland's Green Machine secured another win in the 4 Nations taking place in Barcelona at present.
 
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14 May 2014
Listowel native, Savannah McCarthy has been named The Irish Times / Irish Sports Council 'Sportswoman of the Month' for April.
 
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13 May 2014
15 athletes have been named on the Irish Team for the European Youth Olympic Trials in Baku, Azerbaijan from the 30th of May to the 1st of June
 
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13 May 2014
After the heartbreak of suffering a technical failure during round four of this year's FIA European Rally Championship "The Circuit of Ireland Rally", Peugeot Rally Academy driver Craig Breen is very much planning to get his 2014 campaign back on track this week.
 
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12 May 2014
The Irish Sports Council (ISC) are encouraging all funded bodies to sign up to the Governance Code for Community and Voluntary Organisations.
 
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12 May 2014
Irish Cricket has been handed a massive boost with the news that both Australia and England have agreed to play one-day internationals here as part of their 2015 itineraries.
 
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12 May 2014
Triathlon participation grows by 120% in past five years.
 
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11 May 2014
The weather wreaked havoc with the scheduled first round of the RSA Irish Senior Cup yesterday, with just six matches reaching a conclusion.
 
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11 May 2014
After one of the most dramatic competitions in its 65-year history, an Irish Sport Horse won the Badminton four-star Horse Trials in England today, with three other Irish-bred horses finishing in the top ten.
 
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11 May 2014
Double European Cross Country Champion Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) finished in fourth place at the Highgate 10k in London.
 
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11 May 2014
Tipperary's Denis Lynch gave Ireland its only show jumping Grand Prix victory of the weekend, when finishing first at the three-star show in San Giovanni in Marignano, Italy this evening.
 
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11 May 2014
Annalise Murphy; Ireland's Olympic sailor from Providence Team IRL has this afternoon won Gold and retained her Eurosaf crown at the Vela Garda Trentino, Italian Olympic Week on Lake Garda.
 
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10 May 2014
On one of the toughest cross-country courses in the 65 year history of Badminton Horse Trials, four Irish riders successfully completed the rainswept track at the Duke of Beaufort's estate in England today while three Irish Sport Horses finished in the top five.
 
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8 May 2014
Seven Irish competitors, all riding Irish Sport Horses, will take part at Badminton Horse Trials, which starts today at the Duke of Beaufort's estate in England.
 
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8 May 2014
Ireland's National Men's Hockey team, who touched down from Malaysia on Tuesday post their successful Champions Challenge I tour, will fly out to Spain this coming Monday to compete in a 4 nations tournament against Russia, Wales and Spain in Barcelona
 
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8 May 2014
The RSA Insurance ODI between Ireland and Sri Lanka at Clontarf today was abandoned due to the weather.
 
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8 May 2014
Athletics Ireland has announced that for the first time they will be sending a team to compete in the European Marathon Cup at the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich in August.
 
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5 May 2014
Irish International Marathon Runner Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders AC) achieved the qualifying standard in the 10,000m for the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich in August.
 
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3 May 2014
Ireland's Women have knocked South Africa today with a 2-1 win in the Semi Finals to secure a spot in the Champions Challenge I final tomorrow against either Spain or the USA. Ireland's men also in the Semi Finals were narrowly defeated 2-1 by Korea but will now go onto play in the Bronze medal match against hosts Malaysia tomorrow at 12.15pm.
 
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1 May 2014
British event rider William Fox-Pitt is back as World number one in the FEI rankings after sweeping to victory on the Irish Sport Horse Bay My Hero at last week's Rolex Kentucky Three Day Event.
 
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1 May 2014
Irish show jumping manager Robert Splaine today (Thursday) announced his team for tomorrow's five-star Nations' Cup at Lummen, where Ireland are drawn first to jump of eight teams.
 
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1 May 2014
Both the National Men and National Women's teams won their quarter finals of their world ranking Champions Challenge I Tournament today