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Federation of Irish Sport chief executive  Mary O’Connor produced a list of proposals aimed at tackling the issue of abuse of players and officials at Wednesday’s  Oireachtas Committee hearing. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

It was a couple of weeks back that Senator Shane Cassells was asked to act as an umpire for his daughter’s under-13 Gaelic football match in their nat(...)

The K Club previously hosted the 2006 Ryder Cup - the first Irish course to do so - and the 2016 Irish Open, which was won by Rory McIlroy. Photograph: Tom Honan/Inpho

The Horizon Irish Open will return to The K Club as part of a long-term sponsorship deal that could be worth in excess of €50 million over the six-yea(...)

Dr Una May has been named the new chief executive of Sport Ireland. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The board of Sport Ireland has appointed Dr Una May as its new chief executive, succeeding John Treacy, who held the position from 1999, when the body(...)

Dr Una May started off as a development officer with the Irish Sports Council and is now head of participation and ethics with Sport Ireland. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Even before the Irish Sports Council received statutory status, in 1999, Dr Una May was already on board as one of four development officers, working (...)

Dr Una May: “We feel we don’t have a systemic problem in Ireland with doping.” File photograph: Inpho

Sport Ireland has published its Anti-Doping Review for 2020, providing comprehensive details of the activities of the Irish Anti-Doping programme thro(...)

A woman takes a selfie in front of the Olympic rings in Tokyo. Photo: Carl Court/Getty Images

Rarely have any Olympics been so tightly pressed between questions of if or when. Firstly, if they should go ahead last July in the face of Covid-19 o(...)

Dr Una May of Sport Ireland: ‘We’ve been successful in getting people to open their eyes to new opportunities and new target audiences, and new ways of delivering their sport.’ File photograph: Inpho/Morgan Treacy

Access to sport is something that has become a buzz phrase throughout the years. While we have seen our Irish Paralympians rise to the top and the exc(...)

Johann van Graan says Joey Carbery remains in line to play for Munster at some stage in September after recovering from ankle and wrist surgery. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

One of these days Johann van Graan will face the media without being asked about the physical wellbeing of Joey Carbery. After all, apart from the you(...)

Munster prop James Cronin: Sport Ireland, although not happy with the leniency of the suspension, decided against an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

A new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between Sport Ireland and the Pharmaceutical Society of Ireland (PSI) could potentially result in the reopenin(...)

 Dr Una May, Sport Ireland’s head of anti-doping and director of ethics and participation. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Intercounty players will have gone six months without a single anti-doping test by the time collective training resumes in September, and until then t(...)

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