If you’re reading this column there’s a good chance you’re a member of a sports club. If so, you may be familiar with a phenomenon best encapsulated by the experience of a man I know in a government organisation.
Mon, 07 May, 2018
Nobel Prize winner John O’Keefe will receive an honorary doctorate at University College Cork today.
Mon, 15 Dec, 2014
Ireland Women 32 Scotland Women 8
Sun, 05 Sep, 2010
Ireland Women 3 USA Woman 40
Wed, 01 Sep, 2010
Ireland women’s coach Philip Doyle will trust the same 15 that lost out to England for the second match of the Rugby World Cup against the USA on Tuesday.
Mon, 23 Aug, 2010
The Ireland Women’s squad for the forthcoming Women’s Rugby World Cup in England has been named today.
Mon, 12 Jul, 2010
Coach Steven Hennessy has made two changes to his Ireland women’s side to play Scotland at Meggetland this Friday.
Wed, 11 Mar, 2009
Ireland women’s coach Steven Hennessy has named his side to face England for their clash on Friday in St Mary’s College, Templeogue (kick off: 6.30pm).
Wed, 25 Feb, 2009
UL-Bohs are aiming for an unprecedented seventh women's first division title in a row this weekend as they face Blackrock at Nenagh RFC.
Wed, 16 Apr, 2008
Ireland coach John O'Sullivan has named an experienced team to take on Italy on Friday at Templeville Road.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2008
Ireland 0 England 32
Sun, 25 Feb, 2007
There is just one change to the Irish women´s team to play France this weekend in Dublin from the side which narrowly lost to Wales last weekend.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2007
Ireland women’s coach John O’Sullivan has named his first Six Nations squad with 22 players announced for the opening clash against Wales.
Sun, 21 Jan, 2007
The Ireland women's team have taken a leaf out of their male counterparts' book by hiring a head coach who hails from Cork by the name of O'Sullivan.
Wed, 03 Jan, 2007
Munster 11 Leinster 10
Sun, 17 Dec, 2006
The Leinster squad to face Munster in Saturday's Women's Interprovincial final (KO: 2.30pm) in Musgrave Park has been named.
Thu, 14 Dec, 2006
TWO exciting new therapies which slow the crippling progression of Parkinson’s Disease will be unveiled in Cork today.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2006
Ireland 14 Australia 18
Sun, 17 Sep, 2006
Ireland 10 Scotland 11
Wed, 13 Sep, 2006
Ireland 37 South Africa 0
Fri, 08 Sep, 2006
Ireland 11 USA 24
Tue, 05 Sep, 2006
Ireland gave it everything but ultimately came up short as France fired seven tries past them for a 43-0 win in their IRB Women's World Cup opener in Edmonton.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2006
Ireland coach Philip Doyle has made two changes to his team to take on Wales this Saturday.
Tue, 21 Feb, 2006
France Women 32 Ireland Women 0
Sat, 11 Feb, 2006
Leinster 17 Munster 7
Sat, 26 Nov, 2005
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