Brian Corcoran

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Eve McCrystal and Katie George Dunlevy competing in the women’s B time trial at the Fuji International Speedway. Photograph: David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

Road cycling: The tandem duo of Katie George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal take the gold medal in the B time trial. Gary O’Reilly wins a bronze in(...)

Munster Championship Football Final 1/7/2007Kerry vs CorkKerry’s Kiernan Donaghy, Colm Cooper and Paul Galvin walk behind the marching band.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Brian Corcoran tells a story in his autobiography of training with the Cork footballers in October of 1996. They were in Inchydoney, running their leg(...)

Philip Moore, Dublin Draíochta Dragons, gets in a shot past the challenge of Allen Kinnin, Northern Wyverns from Belfast, during the Irish Quidditch Cup at Fairview Park, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Are you someone that really does not like to run? Fitness doesn’t always have to involve running, there are plenty of ways to get fit, tone up and imp(...)

Offaly manager Michael Bond celebrates the 1998 All-Ireland hurling final victory over Kilkenny. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

The dust had not even settled on Waterford and Clare’s pulsating Allianz Hurling League final in Thurles when another significant result came through (...)

Cork’s Brian Corcoran: played for up to a dozen different teams one year due to his proficiency in two codes. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Next week’s annual GAA Congress will consider hugely significant rule changes, which can make major inroads on the problem of burnout and rationalisin(...)

Roscommon footballer Cathal Cregg  is strength and conditioning officer with Connacht GAA. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The call by Roscommon footballer and Connacht GAA strength and conditioning officer Cathal Cregg for intercounty players to be deemed ineligible for(...)

In the Munster Hurling Final of June 2004 Waterford’s John Mullane is restrained by Cork’s Seán Óg Ó’hAilpín after striking Brian Murphy. Photograph:Patrick Bolger/Inpho

On Sunday Cork and Waterford renew a rivalry that has provided some fantastic games since the beginning of this century.I was involved in some of thos(...)

Tipperary manager Eamon O’Shea: Empowering players to trust their own judgement can be a problem if decision-making is flawed.  Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The abdication of Juan Carlos in Spain is another indicator – should Eamon O’Shea need any more – that you’re only as good as your last game and that (...)

Cork’s Conor O’Sullivan and Conor McGrath of Clare clash in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Relegation Play-Off last April.  ©INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

They’re here because they’re here. The unfolding of the All-Ireland hurling championship has brought us to a final between Cork and Clare that was ent(...)

Cork goalkeeper Anthony Nash at Páirc Uí Rinn.  “It’s a great honour to play for Cork.” Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The last thing any player will admit before an All-Ireland final is a preference for the opposition. It’s just not part of the deal. And yet, when pre(...)