SOCCER: Match Preview – Shelbourne LFC vs Cork City WFC

SOCCER: Match Preview – Shelbourne LFC vs Cork City WFC

6 September 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City WFC make their second trip to Dublin in three days as they travel to the Morton Stadium this today – 6th of September – to face Shelbourne LFC in their rearranged Continental Tyre’s Women’s League Cup Semi-Final with a 7.30pm kick off. The game comes swiftly […]

SAILING: ‘Royal Cork At Home Regatta’ takes place this weekend – sponsored by Mater Private

SAILING: ‘Royal Cork At Home Regatta’ takes place this weekend – sponsored by Mater Private

26 August 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Mater Private Cork raises its sails as sponsor of 2017 ‘Royal Cork At Home Regatta’ next weekend Thousands of people will descend on the shores of Cork Harbour this weekend, 26th and 27th August, for the 2017 Royal Cork ‘At Home’ Regatta sponsored by Mater Private Hospital Cork. […]

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City FC v Athlone Town

SOCCER: Match Preview – Cork City FC v Athlone Town

25 August 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork City continue their defence of the FAI Cup with a home tie against Athlone Town tonight. City come into the game on the back of a 1-0 win away to Finn Harps on Monday night, which got them back to winning ways after a surprise 1-0 home […]

VIDEO: New initiative called ‘Ireland Ocean Racing’ launched to encourage new generation of sailors

VIDEO: New initiative called ‘Ireland Ocean Racing’ launched to encourage new generation of sailors

24 August 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Renowned internationally for sporting success, Ireland’s opportunity to compete in global offshore sailing competitions received a boost this week at the launch of Ireland Ocean Racing. The aim of this new strategic initiative is to increase the profile of competitive Irish ocean sailing and racing, inspire a new […]

SPORT: GAA Exhibition opens in Cork Museum, Fitzgerald Park

SPORT: GAA Exhibition opens in Cork Museum, Fitzgerald Park

23 August 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie To coincide with this year’s All-Ireland Hurling Championship and the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh, a new temporary exhibition will open tomorrow in the Cork Public Museum, Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork. The exhibition “Hair Hurling Balls: Earliest Artefacts of our National Game” was first exhibited at the National Museum of […]

OLYMPIC IRELAND: How can we encourage young people into Sport? – Cork TD has suggestion

OLYMPIC IRELAND: How can we encourage young people into Sport? – Cork TD has suggestion

18 August 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Fianna Fáil Spokesperson on Sport, Kevin O’Keeffe has said Ireland risks a future without international sporting or athletic success unless children at primary level learn the fundamental skills of throwing, running, catching, kicking and jumping. Deputy O’Keeffe was commenting following the release of initial data from a major […]