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Cork hurling team raise €74,184 for Marymount

Representatives from Cork hurling team attended Marymount University Hospital and Hospice recently to present a cheque for over €74,000, proceeds of their Solo Run fundraising campaign for Marymount. Each member of the team and management...

Still time to be in Jimmy’s club!

High profile trainer, Jimmy Mangan from Conna, is offering the public a wonderful opportunity to experience the excitement of race horse ownership.  For an affordable outlay, anyone can own, not one, but 3 promising race horses.

20th annual Tour de Munster taking to the road this August

This August, the Tour de Munster charity cycle is celebrating its 20th anniversary and will set out on its most important tour yet in order to raise vital funds for the Munster branches of...

New App to help sports clubs return to play safely and manage player welfare

A new app and software platform has been launched which will help sports clubs to return to play safely after Covid-19. Actimet is a mobile app that simplifies coach and athlete communications by...

Open singles and Kevin O’Donovan Memorial Cup competition this weekend

MITCHELSTOWN GOLF CLUB This weekend will see the hosting of the first of our Golfer of the Year events, the Kevin O’Donovan Cup. This...

Championship preparations continue for Glanworth amid Covid lockdown

Glanworth and Mitchelstown GAA are continuing to prepare for an end of the month championship match, despite a positive Covid-19 test this week linked with the Glanworth club.  A Glanworth player tested positive...

Want to experience that winning feeling? – then join the club

Horse racing is a competitive business with individuals and international syndicates prepared to spend millions in their quest for success. While bloodlines are indicators of a winning formula, the best brains in racing, readily concede...

1,000 wins for Fermoy trainer

Fermoy native David O’Meara recorded a milestone success this week at the Pontefract Sports and Education Foundation Handicap, in West Yorkshire, where Sudona secured the trainer his 1,000th Flat win in Britain. Sudona...

Are you set for the Virtual Women’s Mini Marathon?

The 2020 Vhi Virtual Women’s Mini Marathon was recently launched. In recognition of the hundreds of charities that depend on the Women’s Mini Marathon event for a significant part of their fundraising efforts each year,...

Mary-Clare breaks fundraising target for Alzheimer Society

On Father’s Day, Sunday 21 June, local runner Mary-Clare Healy ran a marathon in memory of her own father, and to raise money for the Alzheimer Society of Ireland.  Covering the 42 kilometre...

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