Cliona Foley

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Overall winner Sanita Puspure alongside Outstanding Achievement winner Mary Geaney and golfer Leona Maguire at the awards in the Shelbourne Hotel. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

It’s another familiar sign of the times when an end-of-year sportswoman awards end up being less about the women and all about the awards and what the(...)

Katie Taylor celebrates following her WBO Women’s Super-Lightweight World title fight against Christina Linardatou at the Manchester Arena. For the third year in a row, Taylor was named Ireland’s most admired sports star. Photograph:  Gary Carr/Inpho

Women in sport has been a very hot topic in Ireland throughout 2019, and really for the latter half of this decade. This conversation has run paralle(...)

In attendance at the launch of the Davy Junior Regatta at the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire is Annalise Murphy, with Fia Staunton (8) and Jonathan Dempsey (9). Over 150 junior sailors will compete in the Davy Junior Regatta in Dun Laoghaire on Wednesday, 24th July. Davy’s title sponsorship of The National Yacht Club Junior Regatta is part of an overall partnership with the National Yacht Club in Dun Laoghaire which also saw the brand support The Davy National Yacht Club Regatta in 2018”. Photograph: Inpho

At the helm of a boat she is the epitome of Zen but, behind a steering wheel, she sings along to the radio with wild abandon. Not very well, she stre(...)

Kate Whyte   abseiling  from the top of the Hogan Stand for charity. ½”When I couldn’t bend my neck that triggered the alarm bells.”

Playing in Croke Park may be the summit of one of her sporting dreams but Kate Whyte got a great kick recently out of dangling off the top of it on a (...)