He’s built like a Sherman tank and aiming to lift world title

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon There’s a line in one of the old war movies in which one soldier, referring to another, exclaims: ‘He’s built like a goddamn Sherman tank!’ It’s a quote that...

Craughwell AC looks to future with building plan

If you look at the local athletics news, Craughwell AC features prominently in a variety of disciplines most weeks – from walking to middle distance running to the high jump. It’s a club on...

St. Brendan’s Ladies Club in mood for celebrating

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon Some may wonder why a club would want to write its history after just 20 years, but in St. Brendan’s Ladies Gaelic Football Club it’s very easy to see...

Pure skill facility proves big hit for sports lovers

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon For sports enthusiasts, Pure Skill in Galway West Retail Park in Knocknacarra is a tiny taste of heaven. After all, it’s not every day you get to immerse yourself in ten...

Hurling goalkeeping great selects his all-time line up

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon It is one thing picking your own ‘All-Time Hurling XV’ but when one of the legends of the game does it, such as former Galway and Tipperary goalkeeper Tony...

Late developer marathon woman making big strides

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon For a woman who only took up running less than four years ago – and competitively 18 months ago – it is simply incredible that 31-year-old Galway native Nicola...


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