Marcus Lawler secured qualification for the Games via his world ranking. Photograph: Tommy Dickson

Age: 26 Event: 200m Club: Clonliffe Harriers AC His mother Patricia also a successful sprinter, Lawler was schoolboy champion several times over,(...)

Shane Ryan is set to compete for Ireland in the pool at the Tokyo Olympics. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

After three months of waking up in near solitary confinement, an Olympic swimmer feeling like his weight had ballooned in near direct proportion to hi(...)

Coastal rowing is a very popular sport in pockets around Ireland. Photograph:  Irish Coastal Rowing

Thousands of rowers will compete in national coastal rowing championships this weekend at two separate events. The new Irish Coastal Rowing Champion(...)

The new Rose of Tralee Jennifer Byrne from Offaly celebrates at the Midnight Madness party in Tralee on Tuesday night .Photograph:  Domnick Walsh

The newly crowned Rose of Tralee Jennifer Byrne has said “there’s nothing outdated” about the competition as she began her first day in the role. The(...)

A delighted Jennifer Byrne is crowned as the 2017 Rose of Tralee onstage in the Rose of Tralee International Festival Dome. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus Ltd

Offaly Rose Jennifer Byrne was crowned the 2017 Rose of Tralee on Tuesday night. The 24-year-old from Clonaderig works as a junior doctor in the acc(...)

Monika Dukarska with the bronze medal she took at the World University Games in 2016 at Poznan, Poland. She returns to compete there at the World Cup Regatta next weekend.

When the Ireland team flies out for the second World Cup, which begins next Friday, June 16th, one team member will be going home. “Where I grew up(...)