Eimear Lambe

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Kellie Harrington with coaches John Conlan and Zaur Antia after her semi-final win over Thailand’s  Sudaporn Seesondee. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

The last weekend of the Olympic Games and people are coming up for air after more than two weeks below the surface. From the steamer of the golf cours(...)

Ireland’s Fintan McCarthy and Paul O’Donovan with their gold medals after winning the final of the men’s lightweight double sculls at the Tokyo 2020 Games. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

There is a rare and special place in the history of Irish sport called the top of the Olympic medal podium, a place that has to be believed to be seen(...)

  Ireland’s Aifric Keogh, Eimear Lambe, Fiona Murtagh and Emily Hegarty  pose with their bronze medals after the Women’s Four final   in Tokyo, Japan. Photograph:  Naomi Baker/Getty Images

They were more or less 200 metres from the finishing line when suddenly those fateful words from Aifric Keogh started racing around in my head. God kn(...)

Emily Hegarty, Fiona Murtagh, Eimear Lambe and Aifric Keogh collect their bronze medals for the women’s four on the fifth Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

The area in Co Galway between the Furbo home of Aifric Keogh’s family and that of her teammate Fiona Murtagh, has become an Olympic village, Ms Keogh’(...)

Jack Woolley is the first Irish Taekwondo Olympian. File photograph: Aleksandar Djorovic/Inpho

There are plenty of Team Ireland’s biggest stars in action on day one of the Tokyo Olympics. As Ireland’s first ever Olympian in taekwondo, Jack Wool(...)

Rhys McClenaghan: he has been talking a big performance well in advance of Tokyo. Photograph:  Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Show me the medals, only just don’t tell. Or should that be other way round? It used to be anyway, those innocent days when no Irish athlete dared pre(...)

 Ireland’s Fintan McCarthy and Paul O’Donovan celebrate winning the lightweight men’s double final at European Rowing Championships in Varese, Italy. Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

Rowing again captured the imagination of the country, when two Irish boats made it to the podium in the finals of the European Rowing Championships in(...)

Ireland’s Fintan McCarthy and Paul O’Donovan celebrate winning the Lightweight Men’s Double A Final at the European Rowing Championships in  Varese, Italy on Sunday.  Photograph: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy did it again. The Skibbereen pair completed their dominance of the lightweight men’s double sculls with an Irish go(...)

Ireland’s Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy on the way to qualifying for the A/B semi-final at the European Rowing Championships. Photo: Detlev Seyb/Inpho

With the Tokyo Olympics the main focal point for this year’s rowing teams, Irish prospects at the weekend’s European Championships in Varese, Italy su(...)

Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy will continue in the lightweight men’s double in Italy. File photograph: Inpho

Two-time European champion Sanita Puspure will not be defending her women’s single sculls title at next month’s European Rowing Championships in Vares(...)

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