A view of the par 4, 4th hole at The Old Head Golf Links towards the Old Head of Kinsale Lighthouse. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

The glass half-full philosophy is back in Irish golf, it would seem. Where once you needed a magnifying glass to see any green shoots, the evid(...)

Liam Hennessy: “Our basic jurisdiction is the political boundary as recognised by the IAAF.”

Athletics Ireland has strongly defended its decision to reject a motion for next month’s Congress which called for the setting(...)

 Copacabana Beach  in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The Olympic Council of Ireland have responded to concerns raised about the water quality at the sailing venue for Rio 2016 by saying (...)

Formula One driver Michael Schumacher in action during a race in the ski resort Madonna di Campiglio, Italy. Photograph: EPA/Benvenuti

With German Chancellor Angela Merkel laid low with a fractured pelvis after a ski accident in Switzerland, and Michael Schumacher suffering serious he(...)

 Clifton Wrottesley came fourth in Salt Lake City in 2002.

They are the diaspora Olympians. One is a 16-year-old snowboarder from San Diego. One is a skeleton rider from Vancouver. One is a downhill skier f(...)

 Billy Walsh, head of the High Performance Unit of the IABA.

The official report on Ireland’s performance at the London Olympics has delivered a strong rebuke to the Irish Amateur Boxing Association and h(...)