Category Archives: Sport

This year’s Dundalk 10K Race to take place on April 25th

L-R: Turlach Cotter (DKIT Sports & Societies Adminstrator), Aaron Geagon (DKIT Students Union vice-presdient), Siobhan Shaw (Duty Manager DKIT Sport), David Caldwell (Social Media Co-Ordinator of sponsor Servisource), Sinead Kieran (Marketing Manager of Sponsor Servisource), Dr Michael Mulvey (DKIT President), Emma Hunt-Duffy (Sales & Marketing manager of sponsors Fyffes), Yvonne White of Simon Community (charity […]

Gina Akpe-Moses among the winners at National Athletics Awards

Gina Akpe-Moses (centre) receives her award from Liz Rowen (Irish Life Health) and Georgina Drumm, President of Athletics Ireland

Gina Akpe-Moses was named as the U20 Athlete of the Year at the Irish Life Health National Athletics Awards which were held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Santry on December 6th. The Dundalk girl became the first Irish athlete to win a gold medal at the European U20 Championships since 2005 when she stormed […]

Bay FC stars get to meet their Dundalk FC heroes

The Bay FC Football Academy continues to go from strength to strength and the youngsters involved were treated to a nice surprise at the Rock Road on Saturday morning. As the games were coming to a close on the multiple pitches set up at Bay Park, Dundalk FC players Patrick McEleney, Chris Shields, Michael Duffy, […]

Coleraine boss Kearney named as August Manager of the Month

Coleraine manager Oran Kearney has been named as the NIFWA Manager of the Month for August. The Bannsiders won their first four league games of the season and booked their place in the next round of the League Cup with a win over Larne. Kearney’s side lead the way in the Danske Bank Premiership table […]

Cooley Kickhams battle to victory at U8 Tournament in Dromintee

The Cooley Kickhams U8 team took part in a very well organised summer tournament in Dromintee on Sunday morning last, coming up against some very strong opposition. Each and every one of the Cooley lads played their hearts out for the love of their club and were richly rewarded by winning all eight of their […]

VIDEO | Kate O’Connor Interview

After starring for Ireland at the European U20 Championships in Italy recently, St Gerard’s AC’s Kate O’Connor has set her sights on competing at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Australia. The 16-year-old, who was the youngest athlete to compete in Grosseto, set a new youth record with a points tally of 5,759 in the heptathlon, […]

Coleraine FC Academy Continues to Flourish

The Coleraine FC first team have got their Danske Bank Irish Premiership season off to a flying start with two wins from two and the reputation of the club’s Academy also continues to go from strength to strength. The introduction of John Gregg as Head of Youth Development only adds to the recognition already gained […]

Cyclists Ready for Town2Town Charity Cycle from Dundalk to Tralee

Thirty-five cyclists will leave Dundalk at 6 am on Friday morning to embark on a two-day trek to Kerry as part of this year’s Town2Town charity cycle.The 35-strong group will cycle from Dundalk to Tralee – a distance of 420 km – over the space of two days wearing jerseys supplied by CX+ Sport. Day […]