Knock it long?

Out of his hands Randolph hoofs the ball, over and clear of the Germans. Who else lies in wait but workhorse and keen striker Shane Long. It could be a match made in heaven or another sorry tale on a forgetful day… Shane Long takes the ball down, the nation powering him through the German…

Rebels rise once more

It was a mixed month for Cork camogie, as the senior camogie panel struck late to claim the 2017 Liberty Insurance All Ireland Senior Camogie title at Croke Park earlier this month, while the intermediates will have to do it all over again. In what was another rolling victory for the conveyer belt of talent…

CCWFC launch underage academy

Cork City Women’s FC recently launched the under 8,10 and 18 academy for future stars of the Rebel Army at the Spraoi Hope Centre in Montenotte, and the John Birmingham Centre in Glasheen. The initiative, which hopes to build further grassroots ambitions for football in Cork, has coincided with an excellent season for Cork City…

Renewed Strategies at SSI

Following a successful summer for Irish students at the World University Games, Student Sport Ireland (SSI), last week launched its new Strategic Plan for 2017-20 at the Sport Ireland National Sports Campus in Abbotstown. The ambitious plan, entitled “Working For Third Level Sport and Physical Activity” lays out the principles and strategic objectives that will guide the organisation’s into…