Ireland’s Aoife Clark in action on  Fenyas Elegance  during the cross country section during the  FEI World Equestrian Games in Caen, France. Photograph: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

Ireland qualified for the eventing competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro when finishing sixth yesterday at the World Equestrian Ga(...)

Carnacon’s Cora Staunton in action against  Donaghmoyne during the All-Ireland senior club football final in which see scored 1-5 in helping her club regain the title. Photograph: Inpho

Where does the time go? We’ve reached the end of another awards year, one that produced monthly winners and high achievers in athletics, basketball, r(...)

 Joint 
Irish Times
/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Month for October Aoife Clarke rode 
her horse
Fernhill Adventure to 
win
silver at the World Breeding Federation of Sport Horses Championships in France, the best performance by an Irish rider in the event’s 25-year history
 of the event
. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

After the spell they’ve enjoyed this year on the international stage, Aileen Reid (née Morrison) and Aoife Clark presented the judges for these awards(...)

Ireland’s Aoife Clark won the Fidelity Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials in Oxfordshire. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Irish Olympian Aoife Clark held her nerve under intense pressure to win the Fidelity Blenheim Palace International Horse Trials in Oxfordshire.Naas wo(...)