2017

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27 Apr 2017
The Irish Athletic Boxing Association (“IABA”) confirmed Bernard Dunne’s appointment as High Performance Director at an event held at the Sport Ireland Institute at the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus in Abbottstown. The IABA also announced that their High Performance Unit would move to the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus on a permanent basis following the completion of an agreement with the Sport Ireland Institute.
 
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19 Apr 2017
Sport Ireland Trails today launched a new education and training programme which aims to support the development and management of high quality recreational trails in Ireland.
 
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4 Apr 2017
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today published the findings of Sport Ireland’s ‘Rio Review’, a comprehensive debrief of the 2016 Rio Olympic and Paralympic Games.
 
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29 Mar 2017
Support for 12 rising golfers in 2017
 
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22 Mar 2017
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport Patrick O’Donovan TD, in conjunction with Sport Ireland, today launched the 2016 Irish Anti-Doping Review at the Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena.
 
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12 Mar 2017
At the end of its Annual General Meeting, and on the eve of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) annual Anti-Doping Organisation Symposium, the most important annual gathering for anti-doping practitioners and hosted by anti-doping’s global regulator, the 67-Member Institute of National Anti-Doping Organisations (iNADO) reiterated its resolute commitment to the global reforms outlined in the Copenhagen Declaration.
 
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5 Mar 2017
 
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2 Mar 2017
Motorcycling Ireland and Sport Ireland jointly announce that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel ("the Panel") determined that rider Mr. Ross Fanning has committed an anti-doping rule violation.
 
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20 Feb 2017
In a major boost for Irish golf, two-time Ryder Cup star Des Smyth has joined the Confederation of Golf in Ireland as Leader of Team Ireland Golf.
 
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17 Feb 2017
Sport Ireland welcomes the decision of the High Court to uphold the National Parks and Wildlife Service’s appeal against a finding that it was liable for injuries suffered by a hill walker on the Wicklow Way walking trail. Sport Ireland views today’s decision a positive one for recreational and physical activity in Ireland.
 
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15 Feb 2017
Sport Ireland is once again delighted to partner with RTÉ, Athletics Ireland, Dublin City Council and the OPW for the 2017 Operation Transformation 5K in Phoenix Park this Saturday, February 18th.
 
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26 Jan 2017
An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, officially opened the new Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena in Dublin today.
 
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12 Jan 2017
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today confirmed the Irish Government’s support for the call for urgent anti-doping reforms in the wake of the second McLaren Report.
 
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10 Jan 2017
Following the devastating evidence of wide-spread systemic corruption exposed by the second McLaren Report, leaders from 19 National Anti-Doping Organisations (NADOs) came together for a special summit, hosted by Sport Ireland, with hopes to restore the faith of clean athletes and to ensure that the integrity of sport is never again brought into such disrepute.
 
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5 Jan 2017
Thousands of people across Ireland are set to take part in the biggest ever RTÉ Operation Transformation Sport Ireland Nationwide Walks event this weekend at more than 70 venues across 26 counties.