Golf has emerged in the most recent World Anti Doping Agency (WADA) figures as having a significantly higher percentage of Adverse Analytical Findings (AAF) than athletics, cycling, rugby or soccer. Photograph: Getty

(...) significantly higher percentage of Adverse Analytical Findings (AAF) than athletics, cycling, rugby or soccer(...)

Team Ireland’s Kirsty Devlin wo won two gold and two silver medals, in gymnastics, celebrates during the presentation ceremony at the John Wooden Center, UCLA. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile 1:54

Team Ireland won 11 medals, including four golds, at day three of the Special Olympics in Los Angeles, bringing the country’s medal haul to 15 so far.(...)

Yvonne Brady:  “Every person should have IT training from school, whether it’s coding or digital marketing. Things are moving so fast and this country is so small that it is vital we provide the education at school that will stand to the country in the long term”

(...) race in the country, big or small, and is one of the stalwarts of Irish athletics. Shaking hands(...)

 Sean Coleman, Sarah Jane Johnston and Gary McEnroe all won medals for Ireland on the opening day of the Special Olympics. Photograph: Sfile 2:05

Team Ireland, with seven personal bests recorded in preliminary athletics and aquatics heats. Among the(...)

Mo Farah was questioned by a United States Anti-Doping Agency investigator on Saturday over the doping allegations surrounding his coach Alberto Salazar. Photograph: Barry Coombs/PA Wire.

Athletics this week after questioning Mo Farah for five hours about his coach, Alberto Salazar, on Saturday(...)

GAA TG4 from 6.45pm (7.00) U-21H: Clare v Limerick ATHLETICS Eurosport, 7pm-9pm Stockholm IAAF(...)

 US first lady Michelle Obama declares the Special Olympics open at the Opening Ceremony at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California, USA, on Saturday. Photograph: EPA

(...) this week. Team Ireland will participate in 13 sports including aquatics, athletics, badminton(...)

Geoffrey Mutai, a several-time champion and record-breaker, is the book’s cohering factor: his story of will, triumph and elusive glory keeps the pace from starting gun to finishing line. Photograph: Jim Rogash/Getty Images

The marathon is the plain, gangly sister in the athletics family. Lacking the glamour of the sprint(...)

Jamaica’s Usain Bolt does his trademark “lightening bolt” after winning Olympic gold in the 200m in London. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

(...) what is not, and for good reason. And the only other sport to come close is athletics. Evidence(...)

Jamaica’s Yohan Blake (centre) on the way to winning   the Aon Men’s International 100m in Santry. His time of 10.12 is the fastest ever run in Ireland.  Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Kingston, Jamaica, it was not, although Yohan Blake brought a little taste of the Caribbean to Santry Stadium on Friday night, running the fastest (...)