August

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Sport Ireland
1 Sep 2016
Three time Olympian (Sydney, Athens and Beijing) Robin Seymour took gold today at the 2016 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championship.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
31 Aug 2016
Following a summit of leaders from 17 National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) attended by Sport Ireland representatives, Chief Executive John Treacy today backed calls for global reform in the fight against doping in sport.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
31 Aug 2016
Colin O'Brien has named the Republic of Ireland U17 squad for two friendly internationals against Turkey in Cork next week.
 
Cricket-Ireland
31 Aug 2016
Ireland have seized the initiative on Day 2 of their Intercontinental Cup clash against Hong Kong at Stormont after William Porterfield's men bowled the visitors out for 237 just before the close to earn themselves a 79-run first-innings lead in the four-day contest.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
31 Aug 2016
Arklow will host an action packed week for the Irish Senior Women’s Open Stroke Play Championship, beginning next Wednesday, 7 September.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
31 Aug 2016
Republic of Ireland and Derby County duo Richard Keogh and Alex Pearce, along with Wes Hoolahan, Norwich City, launched the Bank of Ireland FAI Schools Post Primary Schools competitions for the 2016/17 season.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
30 Aug 2016
The Irish Senior Ladies Team got off to a good start at the Senior European Team Championships today at Sierra Golf Club, Poland. Ireland are lying in second place after day one in Poland and are just trailing France by one shot.
 
Cricket-Ireland
30 Aug 2016
Gary Wilson and William Porterfield gave Ireland a solid start to their crucial four-day game against Hong Kong at Stormont on Tuesday as John Bracewell's charges eyed the chance to go top of the Intercontinental Cup table.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
30 Aug 2016
Horse Sport Ireland has confirmed the GAIN Horse feeds Young Rider Eventing Squad for the 2016 European Championships in Montelibretti, Italy 22nd – 25th September 2016
 
Triathalon-Ireland
30 Aug 2016
The triathlete knocked from his bike by a wild stag during Dublin City Triathlon (DCT) has been given a fairytale ending, after learning he will get to represent Ireland at the 2017 World Championships.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
29 Aug 2016
Co Down’s Dermott Lennon and the Irish Sport Horse Loughview Lou-Lou galloped to victory in the CSIO five star Grand Prix, this evening in Gijon, Spain.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
29 Aug 2016
The AIG Ladies Cups and Shields District Finals took place last weekend and 30 teams will now prepare for the National Finals in one month.
 
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27 Aug 2016
Chairman of Sport Ireland, Kieran Mulvey, today paid tribute to Ireland’s Paul O’Donovan, who backed up this Olympic silver medal by winning gold in the lightweight single sculls final at the World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
25 Aug 2016
In a very successful event, Ireland took the the Silver Medal at the recent Europe & Africa (EA) Wakeboard Championships which were hosted by Coleraine City Council and Waterways Ireland. Over 100 athletes from 15 countries participated in the Championships.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
25 Aug 2016
The European Challenge Tour’s return to the Republic of Ireland, for the second year in succession, for the Volopa Irish Challenge hosted by Mount Wolseley Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort, was officially launched on Tuesday, August 23.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
24 Aug 2016
Team Ireland returns with two medals after a series of exceptional performances across a wide range of sports, including a further fourteen top-ten finishes and a series of personal-bests.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
23 Aug 2016
The final leg of the 2016 Irish Sport Horse Studbook Showjumping Series took place at The Meadows this weekend with over €13,500 on offer from Horse Sport Ireland, including league and breeders prizes.
 
Cricket-Ireland
22 Aug 2016
Ireland's Under 15 cricketers lost the opening match of the JCB Cricket Festival despite a five-star performance from Gavin Hoey.
 
Motorsport Irelalnd
22 Aug 2016
Motorsport Ireland Young Rally Driver of the Year, Rob Duggan, wrapped up the inaugural DMACK Junior British Rally Championship on last weekend's John Mulholland Motors Ulster Rally.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
16 Aug 2016
Sport Ireland Chairman Kieran Mulvey today extended his congratulations to Ireland’s Annalise Murphy on securing Ireland’s second silver medal of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
12 Aug 2016
Sport Ireland Chairman Kieran Mulvey today congratulated Ireland’s Gary and Paul O’Donovan on winning Ireland’s first ever Olympic Rowing medal.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
9 Aug 2016
Sport Ireland notes the statement from representatives for Irish boxer Michael O’Reilly.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
4 Aug 2016
Chairman of Sport Ireland, Kieran Mulvey, today wished the 77 members of Team Ireland good luck as they complete their final preparation ahead of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
 
Hockey-Ireland
4 Aug 2016
A game with no cards and a plethora of penalty corners saw Ireland score twice to secure their place in the finals against Belgium.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
4 Aug 2016
Wednesday marked the beginning of the 2016 Home Internationals in a warm but very windy Conwy as both girl’s and ladies teams took on the reigning champions, England.
 
Cricket-Ireland
4 Aug 2016
Ireland Women avenged Monday's heartbreaking loss with a 20 run victory over South Africa in their second T20 International at Claremont Road.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
3 Aug 2016
A number of Sport Ireland representatives will attend the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games at the invitation of the Olympic Council of Ireland, Paralympics Ireland and the Rio 2016 Organising Committee.
 
Gaelic-Athletic-Association
3 Aug 2016
The GAA and the HSE are working in partnership to bring the messages of protection, resilience and support for mental wellness to local communities.
 
Hockey-Ireland
3 Aug 2016
A penalty corner on the buzzer could have spoiled the Green Army’s winning record but captain Megan Frazer was on hand to clear the danger and give Ireland the victory that secures their place at the top of the pool.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
3 Aug 2016
Wexford Youths WFC will begin the defence of their Continental Tyres Women's National League title against UCD Waves on Saturday, August 6 in Ferrycarrig Park.
 
Rowing_ireland
2 Aug 2016
14 athletes together with their three coaches travelled to Poznan, Poland on Thursday 28th July.
 
Sport Ireland Interim
2 Aug 2016
Griffith College, in consultation with the Irish Institute of Sport, Sport Ireland and the PFAI have developed a certificate in Dual Career Development designed to specifically address the identified needs of high performance and professional sportspeople in the area of professional dual career development and transition management; specifically, the need for sports people to maintain an educational profile while not impacting on their sport preparation.
 
Irish-Ladies-Golf-Union
2 Aug 2016
Six of Ireland’s top U18 players will travel to Royal St Davids Golf Club with the hope of capturing the Girls British Open Amateur title.
 
Cricket-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
Ireland Women suffered last ball heartbreak as they lost to South Africa in the opening T20 International at Claremont Road.
 
Motorsport Irelalnd
2 Aug 2016
There are few events in the world of rallying that have reached the iconic status of WRC Rally Finland (July 28-31st) throughout its history.
 
Cricket-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
Sean Terry's unbeaten 85 guided Leinster Lightning to a four wicket win against the Northern Knights to secure the Hanley Energy InterProvincial Cup.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
Billy Twomey completed an incredible five days for Irish riders at the five-star Royal International show at Hickstead in the UK today (Sunday), with victory in the curtain-closing €200,000 Longines King George V Gold Cup.
 
Hockey-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
A determined performance saw Ireland secure a 3-2 victory over higher ranked Belgium at the Merrion Fleet Arena in Rathdown School.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
Irish riders dominated the major classes at Hickstead’s Royal International show in the UK today (Saturday), scoring three wins to add to a runner-up finish in the Nations Cup at the same venue on Friday, and two victories at the Sussex venue earlier this week.
 
Hockey-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
A barrage of goals in the second half secured Ireland the victory against Scotland at the Merrion Fleet Arena in Rathdown School.
 
The-Camogie-Association
2 Aug 2016
KILKENNY will play Galway in the Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie semi-final after a much easier than expected win over Offaly at MacDonagh Park.
 
The-Camogie-Association
2 Aug 2016
WEXFORD snatched an injury time victory to book a Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie semi-final against champions Cork.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
Ireland’s team of five Olympic Eventing horses landed in Brazil in the early hours of this morning (Saturday) and are settling into their ‘athletes’ village today – the new-build stables at the Olympic Equestrian Centre in Deodoro Park.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
To celebrate the 2016 Festival of Football in Tipperary, the Football Association of Ireland hosted a Delegates Dinner in Hotel Minella on Friday, July 29.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
The Irish Show Jumping team finished as joint runners-up in the final round of the European Nations Cup series at Hickstead in England on Friday, as Robert Spaine’s side comfortably booked their place in the lucrative world final which takes place in Barcelona this September.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
2 Aug 2016
The Irish Young Rider (Under 21) Show Jumping Team are the new European Champions, winning the Team Gold Medal in dramatic fashion at the Green Glens Arena in Millstreet Co Cork this evening (Friday).