Barry Geraghty riding Ivanovich Gorbatov (right) clear the last to win The JCB Triumph Hurdle from Apple’s Jade  at Cheltenham. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Patrick Mullins secured a seventh amateur rider’s title. Aidan O’Brien Slowmotion lines up in today(...)

St Fin Barre’s Cathedral in Cork will host a newly commissioned work. Image: Google Maps

(...)’s top amateur choirs will compete for one of “the most prestigious prizes in international standards(...)

(...) varying levels of success and believability. Apart from being an amateur race-car driver, dazzling movie(...)

Jason Quigley: “I want to be the best in the world, no matter who’s out there.” Photograph: Getty

Two years ago, exciting Irish prospect Jason Quigley aborted his dream of competing as an amateur(...)

Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow during the 2012 Curtis Cup at Nairn. Photo: Inpho

World number one amateur joined by Olivia Mehaffey and Maria Dunne on team GB&I (...)

Prodigals by Greg Jackson: “What had Susan been like all those years ago, before intensity came to seem a burden and discretion led her to hide away the treasure of herself, discovered and buried some day long ago under a soil of rotting youth?”

(...) were cancelled en masse. Grounded fliers camped out in airports, amateur survivalists. We saw them on(...)

Gipsy’s lover James Crawford Neil, a pacifist poet killed by looters in Easter week.

(...), were strictly amateur. I had finally pinpointed Gip to somewhere I have passed thousands of times. I(...)

 Kirsty Farrell from Newry, selected as Tuesday’s finalist who will go through to Friday’s final of The Bollinger Best Dressed Lady at the Punchestown Festival, in Naas, Co Kildare. Photograph: Eric Luke/The Irish Times

(...).40pm Kildare Hunt Club Fr Sean Breen Memorial Steeplechase confined to essentially amateur jockeys(...)

Kerry’s Bryan Sheehan clashes with Dublin players during the Allianz National League final in Croke Park. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) game that’s the first thing to say about it. But I think it could be better managed. You have amateur(...)

Joshua Molloy

(...)” - but felt he would need some time to himself after his ordeal. The passionate amateur astronomer had(...)