Ireland’s Barry Murphy celebrates winning a bronze medal in the European Short Course Championships in Henning, Denmark. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Barry Murphy took a bronze medal on Saturday at the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Herning, Denmark. The 28-year-old follows Grainne (...)

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle after her 50m Breaststroke heat this morning. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Barry Murphy and Fiona Doyle both finished 15th in their respective disciplines after their semi-finals at the European Short Course Swimming Champion(...)

Chris Bryan, with  Gráinne Murphy, faded as Matteo Fulan of Italy took gold in 1:56.12. Photograph: Inpho

Open water swimmer Chris Bryan finished seventh at the World University Games 10km in Kazan, Russia, in one hour, 57 minutes and two seconds. Bryan le(...)

Ireland’s Fiona Doyle with her silver medal after finishing second second in the women’s 100 metres breaststroke final at the World University Games in  Kazan, Russia. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Fiona Doyle became Ireland’s first medallist at a World University Games as she claimed silver in the 100 metres breaststroke in the Russian city of K(...)

Barry Murphy in action yesterday

Aer Lingus swimmer Andrew Meegan kicked off the 2013 Irish National Swimming Championships at the National Aquatic Centre (NAC) in Dublin break(...)