Moira Aston: she will  take up her new  post in December

Canoeing Ireland has chosen Moira Aston to be its new chief executive. The Co Meath woman will leave her job as director of operations for Athletics I(...)

Hamish Adams, outgoing chief executive, Rowing Ireland: named the  Get Going, Get Rowing programme, which introduces young people to the sport, as a  highlight of his time in charge

The president of Rowing Ireland, Eamonn Colclough, says the board will move quickly to put in place a successor to Hamish Adams, who announced his re(...)

Paul McNamara (back row, third from left) was part of the Ireland management team for the Rio Olympics last year. Photograph: Dan Sheridan.

Athletics Ireland have announced the appointment of Paul McNamara as director of high performance. He will take up the role on April 10th. McNamara j(...)

Irish Olympic athletes Ellis O’Reilly, Ciara Mageean, Katie Taylor and Chloe Magee during the Team Ireland official 2016 kit launch at the Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin on Tuesday: They are unfazed about the mosquito-borne Zika virus. Photograph: PA

Three of Ireland’s top female athletes say they have no concerns about possible infection by the mosquito-borne Zika virus in Rio. Olympic lightweig(...)

Ireland’s Paul Robinson has already ran inside the qualifying time of 3:39.30 for the 1,500m in European Championships but is not yet assured of qualificiation. Photograph: Inpho.

Just when it seemed Athletics Ireland had it nice and straightforward ahead of next month’s European Championships in Zurich, things suddenly turned a(...)

Thomas Barr: competes against reigning world champion Jehue Gordon over 400m hurdles. Photograph: Inpho

Time is fast running out for Irish athletes still trying to qualify for the European Championships. The deadline is Sunday week, with the championship(...)