Sports Life – Interviews

Successful divisional campaign for Ilen Rovers U21 footballers

Posted on: 7th June, 2018 in Sports Life – Interviews

Ilen Rovers U21 footballers captured the divisional A football championship title for the third time in their history recently after they defeated Carbery Rangers by six points following an entertaining final decider played in Moneyvolihane. Ilen Rovers were captained during...

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O’Donovan Rossa U21 footballers celebrate an outstanding season

Posted on: 7th June, 2018 in Sports Life – Interviews

The O’Donovan Rossa U21 footballers captured the SW U21 B divisional title recently after they defeated Bandon by six points following a high scoring divisional final played in Henry Ford Park, Ballinascarthy. Rossa’s team captain Brian Crowley enjoyed an outstanding...

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West Cork’s Queen of the road

Posted on: 3rd April, 2018 in Sport & Fitness

Timoleague road bowler Hannah Sexton was recently recognised for her road bowling prowess when she was awarded the Female Bowler of the Year for 2017. She was presented with her prestigious award by former Sports Minister Bernard Allen at a...

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National success for Castletownshend basketball star

Posted on: 9th March, 2018 in Sport & Fitness

Castletownshend basketball star Kellie Cahalane recently captained the Fr Mathews basketball team to success in the Senior Women’s cup final at the National Basketball Arena in Dublin. Kellie played a key role in propelling the Cork City based basketball team...

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Cronin’s name enshrined in rallying history books

Posted on: 6th February, 2018 in Sport & Fitness

Keith was recognised for his driving prowess when he won the Manley Memorial Cup recently. The West Cork man was delighted to accept the 2017 Irish International Driver of the Year award, which is voted for by members of the...

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Talented Enniskeane athlete looks ahead to European Cross Country Championships

Posted on: 15th January, 2018 in Sport & Fitness

Talented Enniskeane athlete Fiona Everard enjoyed a very strong campaign throughout the 2017 athletics season. The West Cork athlete, who is a member of Bandon AC, recently helped the Ireland U20 ladies team finish a very credible seventh in Europe,...

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Castlehaven bowling heroine crowned All-Ireland champion

Posted on: 31st August, 2017 in Sport & Fitness

Castlehaven heroine Mairead O’Driscoll recently captured All-Ireland intermediate bowling glory when she defeated the Ulster champion Emma Jane O’Neill to claim an historic championship success. The West Cork bowling star was deservedly given a heroes welcome upon her return home...

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Another season of thrilling wins for West Cork jockey

Posted on: 3rd August, 2017 in Sport & Fitness

West Cork professional horse racing jockey Noel Fehily has enjoyed considerable success during his professional career with notable triumphs, which include winning both the King George VI Chase and the prestigious Champion Hurdle in Cheltenham on two occasions. Noel enjoyed...

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