Kinnegad in 1998. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

(...) murmured to my passenger as we bypassed Naas that recent Sunday, sailing along in the silky slipstream of(...)

Connacht’s Jake Heenan in action during the Guinness Pro 12 game against Benetton Treviso at Stadio Monigo in Italy. Photograph:  Alfio Guarise/Inpho

(...) chances.” What was expected to be plain sailing for Connacht against the league strugglers turned into a(...)

Entries for this year’s Volvo Round Ireland Race have already reached almost 50 boats for the 704-mile event that starts at Wicklow on Saturday 18th June. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

With little over a month remaining before the main Summer sailing season begins in earnest, major(...)

Ireland and Leinster outhalf Johnny Sexton at the launch of Topaz’s Cash for Clubs  community initiative, which offers clubs of all types and sizes from across the island of Ireland the chance to win  cash prizes. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

(...) plain sailing”. Now he gives an impression of wanting to move from early season disappointment to an end(...)

Team Ireland boxer Paddy Barnes who was named as flagbearer for Team Ireland for the forthcoming Rio Olympic Games during a press conference to celebrate 100 Days out from the Rio Olympic Games. Photo: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

(...) places) Women’s Lightweight Doubles (2 athlete places) Sailing Laser Radial (1 athlete place) Laser(...)

Derek Paine, Greystones boat builder and collector of photographs. Photograph: Jack Clarke

(...). Paine’s deepest maritime affection was for the Water Wag, a 13ft-long clinker-built sailing boat and the(...)

Carnival’s May 1st cruise was thrown into doubt when the company triggered a backlash by refusing Cuban-Americans passage due to a Cold War-era law. Photograph: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images

(...) would rescind the law before its first ‘Fathom’ adventure, which is expected to begin sailing to three(...)

Annalise Murphy has won the Irish Sailing Association selection for Rio after a three event trial that concluded in Mexico on Wednesday. Photograph: Naoise Culhane.

(...) sailing events on the capital’s waters, the biggest dinghy sailing event in the country this season will(...)

Bernard Kudakwashe Matanire. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

(...) the first three days on board the boat getting sick, he pushed himself to complete the week’s sailing(...)

Striking graduate designs in red with a heavy scarf by Zoe Redmond, knitwear by Aisling Duff, a casual split-colour outfit by Eavan Butler and beautiful pleating from Nino Sanaia

Bowen’s sailing prowess inform their creations. Sportswear kicks to touch in collections from Eavan(...)