Couch to 3km…. Online!

Couch to 3km…. Online!

3 June 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Cork City Council is committed to supporting the physical and mental wellbeing of its residents and works with many agencies and organisations across the city to this end. One such agency is Cork Sports Partnership (CSP), who launched the “CSP Couch to 3km Online” at the end of […]

EAST CORK: GAA club and parish fundraise for Mercy Hospital Cancer Appeal

EAST CORK: GAA club and parish fundraise for Mercy Hospital Cancer Appeal

29 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie On Monday, June 1st St. Colman’s Juvenile GAA Club will host a charity fundraiser, raising vital funds for the Mercy University Hospital Foundation’s Cancer Appeal which has a close connection to the club. The club, which incorporates the parish of Cloyne, Shanagarry, Ballycotton, Churchtown South and Ballycroneen for […]

COMPETITION: Win a private lunch with Roy Keane

COMPETITION: Win a private lunch with Roy Keane

29 May 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The final whistle will blow at midnight tonight (Friday 29 May) for Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind’s fabulous competition to win a private lunch/dinner with their Ambassador Roy Keane! Two winners can each bring four friends to have lunch/dinner with Roy. Something for the lucky winners to […]

MARINE NEWS: €96,000 for upgrades at Ballycotton, Youghal, and Knockadoon in East Cork

MARINE NEWS: €96,000 for upgrades at Ballycotton, Youghal, and Knockadoon in East Cork

19 May 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Funding totalling €96,000 will be allocated between Ballycotton Pier, Knockadoon Pier and Youghal Harbour under the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine’s Local Authority Harbour Programme. The Local Authority Programme forms part of the 2020 Fishery Harbour and Coastal Infrastructure Development Programme, through which the Department co-funds […]

MOTORSPORT: 2020 Southern 4 Championship Cancelled

MOTORSPORT: 2020 Southern 4 Championship Cancelled

25 April 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie It is with regret that the committee of the Southern 4 Rally Championship wish to announce the cancellation of the 2020 Championship which was once again sponsored proudly by PlasticBags.ie. The Championship, which has always catered for Clubmen competitors as well as championing the development of exciting younger […]

THREE TIME OLYMPIAN: Derval O’Rourkes website derval.ie marks 1st birthday

THREE TIME OLYMPIAN: Derval O’Rourkes website derval.ie marks 1st birthday

23 April 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Home Workouts increase with 20,000 Completed On Derval.ie In The Past Four Weeks, With Participants From Every County In Ireland Three-time Olympian, best-selling author and Ireland’s Fittest Family coach, Derval O’Rourke has been steadily building her healthy lifestyle community, breaking through the crowded fitness space with her one-stop […]

World Rowing Champion Sanita Pušpure is ‘Cork Person of the Month’

World Rowing Champion Sanita Pušpure is ‘Cork Person of the Month’

31 March 2020 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Ireland’s World Rowing Champion and Tokyo Olympic favourite Sanita Pušpure has been named as Cork Person of the Month for March 2020 Single scull rowing world champion, Sanita was also recently chosen as the Irish Times / Sport Ireland’s Sports Woman of the Year, beating other world champions […]

SAILING: Cancellation of Cork300 events for July due to #COVID-19

SAILING: Cancellation of Cork300 events for July due to #COVID-19

27 March 2020 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie All events scheduled in July for the Cork300 events series, which were to run across Cork Harbour to celebrate the Royal Cork Yacht Club’s Tricentenary, have been cancelled. The Club announced today that they took this difficult decision in conjunction with their partners to safeguard the health of […]