Galway United manager Shane Keegan: "I think we played better on at least four or five occasions before Friday or Monday but it was just that luck had gone against us time and time again in those previous games."

Keegan hails side’s spirit as wins turn season around

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon They say a week is a long time in politics. It would appear in sport, however, that saying is more applicable to a Bank Holiday Weekend. For in the space of...
Ryalex (red colours) on his way to winning the Costello Family Maiden Race at the County Galway Hunt Point to Point held at Dartfield, Kilrickle in 2015. Point-to-Point action returns to Dartfield this Sunday. Photo: Hany Marzouk

Blazers Point-To-Point throws up future National Hunt stars

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon POINT-to-Point may not be at the most glamorous end of the horse racing spectrum but its value to the sport and the industry was emphasised when the progressive One For...
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...

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