Trap Out? | Brian Barry

Results are what managers are defined and remembered by. The cream always rises as the cliche goes. Take Chelsea for example; Mourinho produced banal, mundane performances on a weekly basis, and for this reason was sacked by Roman Abromovich. Ever since, the Russian billionaire has failed to find a replacement to combine his dream style…

UCC toasts greatest sports stars | Stephen Barry

On a bright and sunny Friday, the same day as the first batch of next year’s Freshers were setting foot on campus, five of Ireland’s top sportspeople were honoured as a part of the college’s continuing UCC Sport 100 celebrations. They may all have been initiated in different codes but what linked them was far…

Green shoots for UCC rowing in Kazan | Stephen Barry

    Last Thursday, the first of the new recruits to UCC’s rowing development programme were presented with the challenge that will face them for the coming year. They spent the day with sports performance support experts in strength and conditioning or “lifting metal up and down” as the college’s Rowing Development Officer, Ed Green says. Each…