Big turn-out for Tonabrucky Challenge

Close to 300 runners and walkers took to the roads of Rahoon on Saturday for the third running of the Tonabrucky Challenge. The race, which was AAI Certified this year, attracted...

Galway Girls to compete with the best in National Women’s League

Keith Kelly Galway will have a united soccer team playing in the top flight of domestic competition next season, with Galway Women’s Football Club to join the seven other existing senior women’s teams around...

Manning’s early birthday present stops the rot for Mervue United

Mervue United 1 Cobh Ramblers 0 Jason Byrne at Fahy’s Field Mervue United stopped the rot on Friday as a solitary strike from Ryan Manning deep in the first half was enough to give...

Lally and Costello in terrific form at Irish Schools finals

Galway schools produced quite a number of medallists at the Irish Schools Athletics Championships last Saturday in one of the most competitive athletics event on the calendar. Double medallists Alanna Lally...

Clarke and Hanley claim Connacht Open titles

The organisers of the Connacht Tennis Open were proven correct in their decision to move the annual tournament from its traditional October date to the June Bank Holiday, with the 2013 running of the...

French aristocrats Toulouse bound for the Sportsground

Dara Bradley FOUR times Heineken Cup champions Toulouse will return to the Sportsground next season as Connacht were once again drawn against the aristocrats of European rugby for next season’s elite club competition. ...


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