Time for Cork City to beat the odds

Time for Cork City to beat the odds

26 April 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Having been accustomed to five consecutive seasons of entertaining title challenges, fortunes in the League of Ireland Premier Division have certainly taken a downward turn for Cork City. The 2019 campaign is already shaping up to be one that fans might prefer to forget, unless the team can […]

HORSE RACING: Mallow gears up to welcome thousands for Annual Racing Family Festival

HORSE RACING: Mallow gears up to welcome thousands for Annual Racing Family Festival

13 April 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie For residents of Mallow and beyond, the Easter weekend signals the commencement of the biggest event of the season for the region– the renowned Racing Home for Easter Festival. As the main sponsor of the festival, Cork County Council was delighted to welcome members of the Racing Home […]

“Fort 2 Fort” Charity Cycle will raise funds for Mercy University Hospital Foundation, Lions Clubs, and Camden Fort Meagher Restoration

“Fort 2 Fort” Charity Cycle will raise funds for Mercy University Hospital Foundation, Lions Clubs, and Camden Fort Meagher Restoration

10 April 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie With this year’s Fort 2 Fort Charity Cycle Sportive just around the corner on Sunday, April 14th, organisers of the Fort 2 Fort are looking forward to the return of the popular charity event which raised nearly €20,000 for local beneficiaries in 2018. Registration is now in full […]

GOLF: Cork Business Association’s annual Presidents Cup

GOLF: Cork Business Association’s annual Presidents Cup

2 April 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie The Cork Business Association’s annual Presidents Cup will take place in the stunning surrounds of Cork Golf Club on Thursday 23 May 2019. The prestigious championship golf course is routed through exceptional golfing terrain incorporating old limestone quarries and the inner reaches of Cork Harbour, so it really […]

Carrigaline & District Lions Club Annual Cycle Classic

Carrigaline & District Lions Club Annual Cycle Classic

31 March 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Carrigaline & District Lions Club Annual Cycle Classic was launched today at Marymount Hospice by Simon Coveney Tánaiste. (who has participated in the cycle on a number of occasions in the past), as well as Event Co-ordinator, Mark Ginn and also Club president Eoin Stack were in attendance. […]

Launch of Cork City Marathon 2019

Launch of Cork City Marathon 2019

22 March 2019 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie On your marks, get set, REGISTER! Both pro and budding runners, walkers and everyone in between were today encouraged to register their entry for the 2019 Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon, as the annual event was officially launched. Race organisers are encouraging individuals of all fitness levels and […]

SOCCER: Preview of Cork City vs Midleton

SOCCER: Preview of Cork City vs Midleton

21 March 2019 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Cork City will seek to retain the Munster Senior Cup this Friday, as they face Midleton at Turner’s Cross. City have won the competition in each of the last two years, and they face the East Cork side in the decider, having defeated Fermoy in the quarter-finals and […]