Renmore's Jimmy Duffy, the Connacht forwards coach.

Homegrown coach is aiming to keep Connacht at top of game

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon WHEN it comes to supporting a professional sports team, you’re always looking to greener fields and wondering who will be the next big signing? In Connacht Rugby’s case, those may...
Basketballer Eoin Rockall, who insists Maree BC will be looking to compete rather than simply make up the numbers following their promotion from Division 1 to the Super League.

Ambitious Maree basketballers ready to mix it with the big boys

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon THERE is a major event on the horizon for Maree Basketball Club in the coming weeks as their senior men’s team make the step up to the Super League for...
Gort showjumper Jessica Burke, who will compete at the World Breeding Jumping Championships for Young Horses in Lanaken, Belgium between September 20-24.

Experienced Burke jumping her way to international recognition

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Given the prominence of Gort’s Jessica Burke on the showjumping circuit, particularly over the last decade, it is hard to believe she is only 25 years of age. Then again,...

Ludden believes future is bright for United if they avoid the drop

Talking Sport There must be times when defender Marc Ludden looks around the League of Ireland – and, indeed, league football in England – and wonders what kind of outfit Galway United would be if...

It’s all systems go for upcoming Galway Summer Stages Rally

There are a number of events that define a Galway Summer, including the journey of the county’s Gaelic games sides, the Arts Festival, the Galway Races, the Streets of Galway 8km and, last but...
West Karate Club and West Wheelchair Karate Club celebrate their massive medal haul at the World Championships with a celebration night in the Menlo Park Hotel recently. Also in attendance was Deputy Mayor Mike Cubbard. Photo: Stan Shields.

Galway Karate Club sweeps the boards at World Championships

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon West Karate Club – and, indeed, its sister club, West Wheelchair Karate – is on a high at the moment and who could blame them having taken home 67 medals,...


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