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Merry Christmas from Sport for Business
December 18th, 2014
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Merry Christmas to all our members and readers from the team at Sport for Business and very best wishes for a peaceful, healthy and prosperous sporting 2015. Continue reading

Sports Club Hub off to Flyer
December 12th, 2014
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It’s still in beta format but the idea of the Sports Club Hub got off to a flying start in Cork City last night when 35 clubs from across 13 different sporting codes gathered to… Continue reading

Leadership Inspired and Delivered
December 19th, 2014
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The Gaelic Players Association has announced details of a new leadership programme for players funded by leading Irish American business man Michael Madden… Continue reading

Giro Legacy for Belfast
December 19th, 2014
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Belfast has landed a major sports tourism project off the back of this year’s hosting of the Grande Partenza of the Giro d’Italia. Continue reading

Coke and Rugby – The Last Word
December 19th, 2014
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Rob Hartnett from Sport for Business was back on The Last Word with Matt Cooper last night talking about the relationship between Coca Cola, Brian O’Driscoll and the Rugby World Cup… Continue reading

Delivering Sport, Attracting Support
December 19th, 2014
Federation 2014

The Federation of Irish Sport has produced a compelling case for why sport is in such good health but that in itself raises issues with the direction of its calls for greater funding...

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Celebrating Women in Sport
December 19th, 2014
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Today we celebrate, in 2015 the work must carry on stronger and faster to build genuine parity of esteem for Women in Sport. Here’s an inspiring video from the Irish Sports Council to get us underway… Continue reading

Merry Christmas from Sport for Business
December 18th, 2014
Christmas Sport

Merry Christmas to all our members and readers from the team at Sport for Business and very best wishes for a peaceful, healthy and prosperous sporting 2015. Continue reading

High Days for Fight Games
December 18th, 2014
Andy Lee

Andy Lee could have a title defence in Ireland as early as St Patrick's Day. Will interest translate to commercial deals?

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Big Wins for Small Business
December 18th, 2014
Irish Yogurts

Big Red Cloud and Irish Yogurts are two small businesses ready for a big start to 2015 having won the Bank of Ireland Sponsor for a Day competition...

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Livewire to Join Irish Sponsorship Scene
December 18th, 2014
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Dublin has a new sponsorship agency ready to advise the €125 million marketplace...

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BOD and Powerade Together Again
December 17th, 2014
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Coca Cola have committed again to sponsorship of next year's Rugby World Cup and have appointed Brian O'Driscoll as an ambassador for the brands they will promote, including Powerade...

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Greyhound Board Takes over Catering
December 17th, 2014
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A subsidiary of the Irish Greyhound Board is to take over sole responsibility for food and beverage services at the country's network of Greyhound Stadia...

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Spark of Innovation contenders
December 17th, 2014
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Today we reveal the four companies that will bid to win our inaugural Spark of Innovation Award at the Business of Sports Science on January 8th… Continue reading

Taylor is the Nation’s Favourite
December 17th, 2014
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Katie Taylor is the Nation's favourite sports star but who takes the team honours and what do you think was the most iconic sporting moment of 2014?

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The Sport for Business Year
December 16th, 2014
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Today we start a 12 part review of the Sport for Business Year in 2014. January revealed a new kit deal for the IRFU, a key moment in the future of Euro Rugby and the Governments 8 priorities for the year...

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World Archery Coming to Dublin
December 16th, 2014
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Dublin has been awarded the World Field Archery Championships to take place in 2016...

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Casement Blow to NI Sport
December 16th, 2014
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A judicial stop on the redevelopment of Casement Park will cost 1,500 jobs and poses serious questions for the Rugby World Cup bid. We look at the numbers and where Northern Ireland will fall short...

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