The ace in Loughrea’s pack is still going strong

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon THERE has always been an association between squash and the GAA – with the likes of hurling legends Christy Ring of Cork and Noel Skehan of Kilkenny using the...

Versatile Black Fern helping to get Galway into shape

Talking Sport SOME may know this lady as Connacht forward George Naoupu’s wife. However, that creates a false impression of 29-year-old fitness instructor Sene Naoupu as she is very much her own woman. ...

Popular guide to improving your health and fitness

AN innovative new book – entitled ‘Training and Optimal Health for Sport’ and compiled by reigning double World kickboxing champion and adopted Craughwell man Shane Fitzgibbon – has been getting rave reviews since hitting...

Hypnosis helping sportspeople to reach full potential

MENTION hypnosis to some and they think of the pendulum or pocket watch on the end of a chain, swinging rhythmically, lulling the subject into a blissful state of unconsciousness. It’s a cliché that...

Top Galway road runner is still pounding out the miles

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon THIS Sunday, the ‘prodigal son’ of Connacht athletics will make its return when the resurrected AAI Connacht 10km Road Race Championships takes place around Ballybrit Racecourse – service road...

Talented Galway kickboxer on the trail of World title fight

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon EUROPEAN kickboxing champion Gary Manogue has certainly been making a name for himself in the sport on the international scene but on Sunday, May 26, in the Clayton Hotel,...


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