St. Brigid's College students, Loughrea, who will be competing at the 'F1 in Schools' World Finals in Kuala Lumpur later this year. Left to right: Sean Brien, Ronan Mitchell, Ruth Conway, Sinéad Kennedy, Alannah Curley and Seán Fahey.

Loughrea students aiming to conquer world with miniature Formula 1 speedster

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon A group of Transition Year secondary school students from St. Brigid’s College, Loughrea, who have successfully turned their hands to designing Formula 1 cars, will compete with the brightest young...
Athenry man Paul McNamara who has been appointed the new High Performance Director of Athletics in Ireland.

New High Performance Director is aiming high for Irish athletics

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon ATHENRY native and newly appointed High Performance Director of Athletics Ireland, Paul McNamara, believes that given the explosion in athletics membership in recent years, Ireland as a nation can “kick...
Outgoing Duggan Park Committee Chairman Christy Browne who has maintained the Ballinasloe stadium could be upgraded for less than €200,000.

Eager to develop Duggan Park into top modern-day GAA venue

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon OUTGOING Duggan Park Committee (Ballinasloe) Chairman Christy Browne believed the report commissioned following his resignation and that of his committee, which highlighted breaches of governance in Galway GAA, can bring...
Oranmore native Claire Rockall, seen here in action for her side, Ambassador UCC Glanmire, has already picked up the 'Player of the Month' award twice this season. Photo: INPHO/Tommy Dickson.

Top basketballer still putting opponents through the hoops

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Oranmore native Claire Rockall is a basketballer on top of her game right now. This was reinforced just last week when she was awarded the ‘Player of the Month’ award...
The six GMIT students who are undertaking the sprint triathlon: Rachel Maloney, Adam Curry, Wesley Williams, Niamh Jones, Mark O'Brien, and Stephanie Deegan.

Students preparing to ‘Tri’ their mind and their bodies

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon One of the most remarkable sporting ventures to take part in the West of Ireland is currently cranking up another gear, as six GMIT students, with little or no sporting...
Galway U-21 football team manager Gerry Fahy.

Galway U-21 boss is no longer a slave to winning silverware

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon SOME people live in a black and white world but not Glinsk native and current Galway U-21 football manager Gerry Fahy. For sport and indeed life don’t always operate within...

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