UCC ARTS STUDENT: to appear on Winning Streak gameshow – Aherla

UCC ARTS STUDENT: to appear on Winning Streak gameshow – Aherla

27 September 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie This week’s episode of Winning Streak (Saturday 30th September) will feature 19 year old student and GAA fanatic Cormac O’Driscoll from Aherla, Co Cork. Cormac recently started college and is an Arts student in University College Cork (UCC), following some good results in his Leaving Certificate over the […]

WEST CORK: Rower Paul O’Donovan 4/7 from 4/6 To Retain Lightweight Sculls Title

WEST CORK: Rower Paul O’Donovan 4/7 from 4/6 To Retain Lightweight Sculls Title

25 September 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The famous West Cork Rower Paul O’Donovan’s odds of winning the lightweight single sculls in the Florida World Rowing Championships have shortened further after his impressive eleven second win on Day One. The reigning world under-23 champion was serving as a replacement for his brother Gary, who unfortunately […]

CARRIGALINE: Lions Club annual cycle will take place on Saturday September 30th

CARRIGALINE: Lions Club annual cycle will take place on Saturday September 30th

23 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Carrigaline Lions Club will hold their annual Cycle Rally entitled ‘The Great Railway Cycle’ on Saturday September 30th. Registration at the Lions Youth Club from 9.00am – 10.00am. Cyclists will have a choice of two courses a 60k or a 100k. Cyclists will leave the Youth Centre and […]

SOCCER: Preview – Cork City FC v Limerick

SOCCER: Preview – Cork City FC v Limerick

22 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City return to league action tonight, as they travel to the Markets Field to face Limerick. Having had no fixture last weekend due to the EA Sports Cup Final, City’s last outing was a 4-1 win away to Longford Town in the FAI Cup, a result that […]

ROWING COACH: Dominic Casey honoured as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ for September 2017

ROWING COACH: Dominic Casey honoured as ‘Cork Person of the Month’ for September 2017

19 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The legendary rowing coach, Dominic Casey has been unveiled as Sept. Cork Person of the Month. His name will now go forward for possible selection as ‘Cork Person of the Year’ which will be announced next January. Dominic Casey’s extraordinary rowing successes are well recognised, particularly by the […]

SPORTS CAPITAL FUNDING: Government need to commit to SOLID DEADLINES because clubs cannot wait forever

SPORTS CAPITAL FUNDING: Government need to commit to SOLID DEADLINES because clubs cannot wait forever

19 September 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Local Area Representative* for the Labour Party in Cork city, Peter Horgan, has called for the Government to implement decision deadlines on itself for future Sports Capital Funding “I have dealt with quite a large number of clubs, from a different range of sports, throughout Cork city, particularly […]

BASKETBALL: UCC Demons lay down early marker with big win over Tralee

BASKETBALL: UCC Demons lay down early marker with big win over Tralee

17 September 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie Basketball Ireland Super League round-up “We stole one, basically,” admitted UCC Demons Head Coach, Colin O’Reilly, as his side managed to hold on to a narrow two-point win over Garvey’s Tralee Warriors in Cork on Friday evening in the opening game of the 2017/18 Basketball Ireland Men’s Super […]