Being “thrown in at the deep end” suited Amy O’Connor just fine. Rather than being inhibited by promotion to the Cork team while still a teenager, the St Vincent’s forward flourished with the responsibility placed on her young shoulders.
Fri, 07 Sep, 2018
Dual star Libby Coppinger has spoken about the difficulties of getting dragged into a high-profile college versus county row between the managers of the Cork senior camogie team and UCC’s women’s football side.
Tue, 27 Mar, 2018
Tue, 14 Nov, 2017
They christened a bridge after Christy and bored a tunnel in the name of Jack, so surely it’s time to re-name the Inniscarra Dam in honour of the local legend, the most decorated player in GAA history?
Tue, 12 Sep, 2017
thought it might be beneficial to gauge the demographics of match attendances at Croke Park to better understand who is attending the games, why and work towards making a positive change in engaging supporters to attend women’s sport
Fri, 21 Oct, 2016
Fri, 09 Sep, 2016
The establishment of a player development programme from minor upwards and a representative body for club players, the implementation of a regeneration project for hurling in Cork City and the appointment of a Director for football, hurling and a head of physical development are among the 25 proposals formulated by Cork GAA coaching officer Kevin O’Donovan to arrest the decline of both codes in the county.
Wed, 13 Jul, 2016
Thu, 18 Feb, 2016
Five in-a-row All-Ireland 60 x 30 handball winner Eoin Kennedy says authorities have missed out on a 'glorious opportunity' to promote the game by not including a representative from the GAA sport as one of the Grand Marshals for this year's St. Patrick's Day Parade in Dublin.
Thu, 12 Mar, 2009
In the wake of the Kildare Ladies Footballers injecting their own personal funds into their panel, Cork's 2008 All-Ireland-winning camogie captain Caitriona Foley feels that a Gaelic Players Association-style organisation may be needed for the two women's gaelic codes.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2009