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People urged to step it out for GOAL’s summer challenge

RTE’s Marty Morrissey has swapped his dancing pumps for his running shoes to mark the launch of GOAL’s Mile-A-Day summer challenge. The popular sports commentator and former Dancing with The Stars contestant is encouraging people...

Injury unit providing care to Cork’s GAA stars

Treats patients with broken bones, dislocations, sprains, strains, shoulders to fingers and knees to toes, wounds, scalds and minor burns that are unlikely to need overnight admission to hospital, Mallow Injury Unit is delighted to...

Second place finish for Oisin despite wrist injury

Despite a suspected scaphoid injury and a two hour delay to race proceedings, Ardpatrick man Oisin O’Callaghan claimed a brilliant second place finish at the recent HSBC British National Downhill Series in the iconic...

Call for marathon volunteers

The June bank holiday weekend in the Rebel County is synonymous with the Cork City Marathon. This iconic event will see participants of all fitness levels and running abilities step up to the Marathon, Half...

24th All-Ireland title for Noel

Noel O’Callaghan from Fermoy has made history once again by winning the All-Ireland Racquetball Final for the 24th time.  The All-Ireland Championships took place in Kingscourt in Cavan last weekend and Noel managed to defeat...

Local students show their class

Scoil Mhairtin, Kilworth ‘did their jersey and school proud’ by reaching the SPAR FAI Primary Schools 5s Programme County Final at Turner’s Cross. Speaking to The Avondhu this week, Scoil Mhairtin teacher and...

Carraig na bhFear’s Katie wins CIT sport award

Katie Walsh from Carraig na bhFear has been honoured with a CIT sport award for her recent achievements particularly in athletics.  Current inter-varsity indoor champion at ‘Multi-events’ and an inter-varsity outdoor silver medallist in the high jump,...

Clogheen teenager sets new record at Dressage finals

Tipperary teenager Sive Kearney and her horse Rob Roy, set a new record at the Dressage Ireland National Winter Finals in Cavan Equestrian Centre earlier this month. The 15-year-old became the youngest winner of...

Mitchelstown native raises thousands for charities in London marathon

Sunday last saw Mitchelstown-born Tom Roche run the London Marathon and in the process, raise almost £3,000 for two charities - The Irish Cancer Society and Kayleigh’s Wee Stars.  Now living in Aberdeen, Scotland, Tom only...

Shantelle selected for Irish National Taekwondo team

Shantelle Sheehan from Doneraile has secured her place in the Irish National Taekwondo team that will compete in the European Championships in Bosnia in October. The martial arts star won double gold and a silver...

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