David Carey

24 results

The spotlight falls on Danish teenager Rasmus Hojgaard in Spain this week. File photograph: Inpho

Estrella Damm Andalucia Masters Purse: €1 million (€156,000 to the winner) Where: Sotogrande, Spain The course: Designed by American golf course ar(...)

Michael Hoey playing in the 2019 Northern Ireland Open at  Galgorm Castle. Photograph: Philip Magowan/Inpho/Presseye

It’s a bit like that old gag, about waiting an age for a bus and then two come along together: this week’s feast is one, however, that will have to be(...)

The process of growing up is not one entirely controlled by parents. It never was. Photograph: Lisa Howard/Getty Images

Here’s a typical morning: Daughter Number Four, having risen at her usual ungodly hour, says she doesn’t want breakfast. I nag a bit and eventually sh(...)

Limerick hurlers: availed of Fitness Food HQ’s services during 2018. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho/Ryan Byrne

Time is of the essence in the life of a GAA player. Trying to balance collective and individual training sessions, with a full-time job, university co(...)

Nicky Brennan with his student Laura Maloney at her graduation

Most of us have volunteered at some point in our lives – whether shaking a bucket in aid of our local sports club or packing bags to raise funds for o(...)

Surveys indicate that pupils in all-girls schools are more likely to feel exam stress and feel negative towards school. Photograph: Getty Images

There is a popular notion that single-sex education is better for students, and particularly for girls. The extensive body of research into the relati(...)

‘Being completely honest, we all hate homework. We know it has to be done but it has a big impact,’ says Sarah Jayne Tobin (above) with her son Nathan Fanagan. Photograph: Dave Meehan

Do young children really need to do more work when they get home after a day at school? The Oireachtas committee on public petitions is currently exam(...)

Teaching children to cook is a way of sparking an interest in healthy eating. Photograph: Getty Images

It’s that time of year again when the world and its mother have made (and maybe already broken) resolutions for the year ahead. For adults, one of the(...)

Laura Steerman and family: “We’d all rather spend time at the park or playing, doing arts and crafts or just chilling, rather than dusting the shutters or giving the bathrooms a heavy clean.”

Most of us remember doing jobs around the house as we were growing up and many parents will have instilled the same work ethic into their own children(...)

 Ruaidhri McGee: despite carding his worst score of the competition – 71 – the Irish star cruised through on 276, tied for sixth with Frenchman Mathieu Fenasse. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Ruaidhri McGee hit a one-under 71 in the final round at Panoramica to secure qualification to the final stage of the European Tour Qualifying School. (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • Next
  • Last »