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Camogie Association launch M.N.A. Programme

The Camogie Association are delighted to launch its new female coaching and mentorship initiative, the M.N.A. Programme, which will primarily look at the development of female mentors and coaches within clubs around the country.

Fermoy’s Hayden Supple reaches final of Tim Healy Juvenile Memorial

Local handball prodigy Hayden Supple of Fermoy battled his way to the ‘15 years and under’ final of the Tim Healy Juvenile Memorial handball tournament during the Christmas period. The annual tournament...

Top League of Ireland side coming to Fermoy

Fermoy FC received an early New Year boost with confirmation this week that League of Ireland side, St Patrick’s Athletic are coming to town as part of their pre-season preparation.  Chairman, Aidan O'Mahony said...

Success for Spillane

Conna trainer Seamus Spillane won the second division of the 2m7f handicap hurdle at Fairyhouse on Saturday, with Goulane Jessie. Ridden by Simon Torrens for owner/breeder Mary O’Donnell, the seven-year-old was sent...

Ballyduff’s Rosie nominated for Player of the Year

Rosie Landers from Ballyduff is one of three players nominated for the Waterford Ladies Gaelic Football Association Player of the Year for 2019. The young goalkeeper was named for the Team of the League...

Fermoy honours sporting hero

Special Olympian and all round sportsman Stephen O'Leary, was the toast of the town last Friday evening as family and friends joined with local councillors for a civic reception in Fermoy Town Hall.  The...

14th Irish Open win for Noel

Fermoy man Noel O’Callaghan won the Irish Open Racquetball Championship for the 14th time last weekend. Noel who has an outstanding record was up against the European Champion from Germany and the...

Belujsky going Stateside in 2020

Mitchelstown boxer Vladimir Belujsky, returned to winning ways last weekend to set up a big 2020 Stateside bout. The Slovak Rebel has put pen to paper and signed a new deal with American...

Public invited to enjoy hotly-contested wheelchair sport battles this weekend

Rebel Wheelers is putting the final preparations in place for its annual fundraising day this Sunday, December 1st at Neptune Stadium. The community organisation for physically disabled athletes will host around 20...

Fermoy footballer who played for Ireland ‘will go far’

A talented young footballer who recently represented Ireland in an U15s game has been hotly-tipped by his Fermoy FC coach to go far.  Rojus 'Roy' Vitkevicius, a student at St Colman's College, Fermoy, represented...

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