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...

No driving licence but still a top road racer

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon It’s something to say you were one of the fastest teenagers in a car in Ireland in 2013 – if not the fastest – and you still don’t have...

Hurtling down head first on ice at speeds of 140km

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon CANADIAN-born Sean Greenwood Ó Foighil says he is proud of his Galway roots as he prepares to represent Ireland at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia next week. ...

Wing back who ended up in goals – not once but twice

Talking Sport with Stephen Glennon It’s one thing to start at wing-back in one All-Ireland championship fixture and finish the game between the posts but to do it twice almost beggars belief. ...

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