2017

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22 Jun 2017
Chairman of Sport Ireland, Kieran Mulvey, today congratulated Cricket Ireland on their successful application to become a Full Member of the International Cricket Council.
 
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13 Jun 2017
Minister O’Donovan launches High-Performance Exchange Conference at World-Class Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena
 
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7 Jun 2017
Sport Ireland Statement on IABA
 
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1 Jun 2017
Further to Sport Ireland’s media release on Monday, May 29th, Sport Ireland and the GAA jointly confirm that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel has sanctioned Mr. Brendan O'Sullivan for the commission of an Irish Anti-Doping Rule Violation – IADR 2.1 Presence of a Prohibited Substance or its Metabolites in an Athlete’s Sample.
 
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29 May 2017
In response to public comment made by the Kerry County Board and in the media, Sport Ireland can confirm that the Irish Sport Anti-Doping Disciplinary Panel has sanctioned Mr. Brendan O'Sullivan for the commission of an anti-doping rule violation.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
24 May 2017
The Republic of Ireland Men's Under 16 team backed up their impressive win over Northern Ireland with a narrow victory over Kosovo in Castlebar.
 
Golfing-Union-of-Ireland
24 May 2017
David Kearney, Director of Golf at Carton House, on his career path, member experiences and shorter forms of the game. Dr Pete Lunn and Dr Elish Kelly from the ESRI to discuss the recently launched report on Participation in Golf. Redmond O’Donoghue from CGI also gives his take on the report.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
23 May 2017
Three-day stint taking place ahead of full squad meeting up
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
23 May 2017
Irish Eventing Team Manager Sally Corscadden has named her team for next weeks' FEI Eventing Nations Cup which takes place at Tattersalls International Horse Trials and Country Fair in Co Meath.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
22 May 2017
Republic of Ireland Women's National Team Head Coach Colin Bell has named the squad for the international friendly against Iceland.
 
Confederation of Golf in Ireland
22 May 2017
A report, commissioned by the Confederation of Golf in Ireland (CGI) and undertaken by Dr. Pete Lunn and Dr. Elish Kelly of the Economic and Social Research Institute (ESRI), was launched today and provides new evidence relating to the level of participation in golf in Ireland and the factors that underpin it.
 
IRFU
22 May 2017
Director of Women's and 7s Rugby, Anthony Eddy has named the Ireland Women's 7s squad to travel to Canada to compete at the fifth stage of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series in Langford on Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th of May.
 
Gymnastics-Ireland
22 May 2017
17 Year Old Irish Gymnast claims gold in the Pommel Horse Final at the World Challenge Cup in Croatia.
 
Athletics-Ireland
22 May 2017
The Irish men created history at the European Race Walking Cup by winning team bronze medals over 20km in Podebrady, Czech Republic today (May 21).
 
Cricket-Ireland
22 May 2017
Ireland's disappointing Walton T20 Tri Series ended in another defeat at a cold and blustery Malahide this afternoon as New Zealand inflicted a 190-run verdict over John Bracewell's charges- the hosts' third reverse in four tournament games.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
22 May 2017
The Republic of Ireland Men's Under 16s got their UEFA Development Tournament underway with a commanding victory over Northern Ireland in Westport on Sunday afternoon.
 
The-Camogie-Association
22 May 2017
TWO goals at either end of the interval by Ciara Donnelly, allied with eight points from the magnificent Niamh Mallon gave Ulster a 3-11 to 2-7 victory over a gutsy Leinster in the Junior Interprovincial Camogie Final at the National Sports Campus in Abbotstown.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
22 May 2017
Ireland’s Mark McAuley and the 13-year-old gelding Miebello have scored a runner-up in finish in today’s (Sunday) four-star 1m60 Grand Prix at Bourg en Bresse in France.
 
Cricket-Ireland
22 May 2017
Half centuries from skipper Laura Delany and Shauna Kavanagh, backed up by Aoife Beggs' five-wicket haul saw Ireland Women finish the Quadrangular Series on a high note as they beat Zimabwe by 19 runs to clinch third place.
 
Basket Ball Ireland
22 May 2017
There were big celebrations for the Irish in Luxembourg this afternoon as both the Irish Senior Women’s and Men’s teams stormed home to victory in their games against the hosts earlier today.
 
Basket Ball Ireland
22 May 2017
IRELAND Senior Men’s and Women’s basketball teams suffered defeat at the hands of Luxembourg this evening in two extremely competitive games.
 
Basket Ball Ireland
22 May 2017
BASKETBALL IRELAND has been awarded the hosting rights for the FIBA Women’s European Championship for Small Countries 2018 it was announced at the annual FIBA Congress in Berlin today.
 
Cricket-Ireland
22 May 2017
Ireland were well beaten by Bangladesh in the fourth game of the Walton Tri Nation series at Malahide this afternoon after the Tigers left the Dublin venue with a convincing 8-wicket victory.
 
IRFU
18 May 2017
400 boys and girls from 25 clubs from across Ireland will get the opportunity to play at the Aviva Stadium on the 20th May as part of the Aviva National Mini Rugby Festival.
 
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18 May 2017
Kerry school preparing for Allen McKinstry Cup in Wales St Brendan's College, Killarney jet off to Swansea in the early hours of Friday morning as they gear up for the start of the Allen McKinstry Cup.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
18 May 2017
The Republic of Ireland Women's Under 16s followed up an impressive win against Northern Ireland by overcoming Lithuania in the UEFA Development Tournament at Solar 21 Park in Castlebar.
 
Athletics-Ireland
18 May 2017
Day 1 of the Irish Life Health Leinster Schools Track and Field Championships saw Morton Stadium basked in sunshine with a number of star performances.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
18 May 2017
The EA SPORTS CUP Semi-Final draw has taken place with SSE Airtricity League leaders Cork City set to travel to Shamrock Rovers.
 
Basket Ball Ireland
17 May 2017
The 2017 Basketball Ireland Annual Awards have been announced to recognise the sporting excellence of players, coaches, officials, administrators, clubs and schools across the country over the past year.
 
IRFU
17 May 2017
Ireland U20 Head Coach Peter Malone has named the Ireland Under-20 Squad, sponsored by PwC, for the World Rugby U20 Championships in Georgia.
 
Swim-Ireland
17 May 2017
Swim Ireland have nominated to the Olympic Council of Ireland a strong team of twelve swimmers to represent Ireland at the 2017 European Youth Olympic Festival in Gyor, Hungary from July 22nd to 30th.
 
Cricket-Ireland
17 May 2017
Holders Merrion will face NCU side Muckamore in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup, in the draw made at Clontarf today (WED) ahead of the Walton tri-nations ODI between Bangladesh and New Zealand.
 
Horse-Sport-Ireland
17 May 2017
Irish team manager Rodrigo Pessoa has named the Irish Show Jumping squad, sponsored by The Underwriting Exchange and Devenish, for their second points-scoring round of the FEI Super League Nations Cup series, which takes place at Rome in Italy on Friday May 26th.
 
Athletics-Ireland
16 May 2017
An exciting day 1 of the Irish Life Health Leinster Schools Track and Field Championships kicks off tomorrow (May 17) in Morton Stadium.
 
IRFU
16 May 2017
The Ireland coaching group has named a 31 player squad for the three Test summer tour of the USA and Japan in June.
 
Vision Sports Ireland
16 May 2017
The eight Blind/Vision Impaired tennis players have just returned from Alicante, Spain following last week´s first International Blind Tennis Association’s Championship.
 
Cricket-Ireland
16 May 2017
Ireland Women were on the receiving end of a world record ODI partnership between Indian openers Deepti Sharma and Poonam Raut, losing by 249 runs in the latest game of the Quadrangular Series in South Africa.
 
Swim-Ireland
16 May 2017
2016 Olympians Oliver Dingley, Shane Ryan and Nicholas Quinn will spearhead Swim Ireland’s biggest World Championships team since 2009 in Budapest in July. Seven athletes were announced today in the squad that will travel to Hungary for the FINA World Championships.
 
Cycling-Ireland
16 May 2017
OMAGH’S Darnell Moore secured a breakthrough victory with an impressive solo victory in Sunday’s Round 3 of the Cycling Ireland Men’s National Road Series in Wicklow.
 
Football-Association-of-Ireland
16 May 2017
Republic of Ireland to take on Mexico, Uruguay and Austria
 
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4 May 2017
Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD, today announced an investment package of over €5.9m from Sport Ireland to support the National Network of Local Sports Partnerships (LSPs).
 
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4 May 2017
A joint press release on behalf of Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport and the Gaelic Players Association
 
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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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9 Feb 2017
Even with five National Cup medals now to her name, and three MVP (Most Valuable Player) awards from the last four finals, there's no danger of the novelty winning wearing off for Dwyer.
 
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26 Jan 2017
An Taoiseach, Enda Kenny TD, officially opened the new Sport Ireland National Indoor Arena in Dublin today.
 
Sport Ireland Master Logo
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.
 
Sport Ireland Master Logo
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.