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Major Sports and Tech Event for Dublin
March 31st, 2016
Sports and Tech 16

Sports & Tech 16 will take place on October 17th and 18th at the RDS and promises to enhance Ireland’s genuine claim as a European hub for innovation and development within… Continue reading

Irish Sponsorship Summit Highlights
February 26th, 2016
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A look back on the highlights from Ireland’s biggest and best ever sponsorship summit at Croke Park… Continue reading

Where to Now for Irish Open?
May 24th, 2016
McIlroy Irish Open 2016

The destination of next year's Dubai Duty Free Irish Open is still unknown but there were a variety of messages emanating from the K Club at the weekend after the success of Rory McIlroy...

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Kit for Kids Delivers for Clubs
May 24th, 2016
Karl Lacey with Dan McNeice 23/5/2016

SuperValu has launched another year of it's Kit for Kids initiative with ambassadors Bernard Brogan and Karl Lacey (pictured) helping promote the voucher based system that will deliver...

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SuperValu’s Four More Years
May 24th, 2016
SuperValu Kit for Kids 2016 Campaign Launch 23/5/2016

The GAA has secured another long term extension with one of its key Championship sponsors as SuperValu has announced its continued support of the All-Ireland GAA Football Championship until 2019...

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Women of Influence in Irish Sport 2016
May 24th, 2016
Influential Women in Sport 2016

Today’s addition to our 50 most influential women connected to Irish sport in 2016 is a key influencer over one of the biggest sports sponsorship budgets in Europe… Continue reading

PwC Signs Four Year IRFU Extension
May 23rd, 2016
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PwC has announced it is to renew its sponsorship of the IRFU for another four years. Continue reading

Developing Irish Rugby
May 23rd, 2016
Lorcan Dow, Nick McCarthy, Nigel Carolan and Rory Moloney 21/1/2015

Sport for Business will be live in Dublin this morning for a major partnership announcement concerning the Irish U20 Rugby team and the development pathway that is being implemented to ensure continued success in bringing players forward… Continue reading

Sky Look to Blues for Lift Off
May 23rd, 2016
Senan O'Connell, Peter Canavan, JJ Delaney, Jim McGuinness, Ollie Canning, Paul Earley, James Horan and Brian Carney 20/5/2015

Dublin looms large in the start of Sky Sports’ third year of coverage of the GAA season… Continue reading

Making a Racquet
May 23rd, 2016
Tennis racqets

With the French Open and Wimbledon on the horizon we take a look at how technology has altered the history of the game through the development of tennis racquets… Continue reading

Supporting Women’s Sport
May 23rd, 2016
Cuala U15 Girls

Sport for Business was proud to unveil it’s own new sponsorship over the weekend and we were in good company…
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Ireland to Win Four Olympic Medals
May 20th, 2016
Katie Taylor on stage with her father Pete 13/8/2012

In case you want to know how we might celebrate in Rio this summer, a sports analytics firm has produced a forecast of who is most likely to win each medal. The good news is that Ireland is in line for two gold medals, one silver and one bronze… Continue reading

Sky GAA For 2016
May 20th, 2016
Sky Sports GAA

Sky Sports will launch their coverage of the 2016 GAA Championship season in Dublin today and Sport for Business will be dropping by for a chat with Producer Steve Smith… Continue reading

Welcome to New Minister Patrick O’Donovan
May 20th, 2016
Patrick O'Donovan Minister

The new Minister of State for Tourism and Sport is Patrick O’Donovan, the 39 year old Fine Gael TD for Limerick County. He has a sporting interest… Continue reading

AIM Award Winners 2016
May 20th, 2016
Heineken Marketing AIM Award 2016

Heineken, Vodafone and Nemeton TV were among the big winners at the All Ireland Marketing Awards last night, and ‘Ladyball’ scooped it’s own prize too… Continue reading

The World Of Golf Sponsorship
May 19th, 2016
Nike Golf McIlroy

New research into the reach and influence of golf sponsorship among Irish consumers lifts the veil on how best to activate and the lessons can be felt across all sectors and sports… Continue reading

Sport Leading Science in Young Minds
May 19th, 2016
Kieran Behan 18/5/2016

A new survey to mark the launch of the 2017 BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition reveals how important sport is in the study of science and technology… Continue reading

Epsilon Scores with London Sport
May 18th, 2016
LondonSportsEpsilon

London Sport has appointed Sport for Business member Epsilon to deliver a groundbreaking big data project to help get 1,000,000 Londoners more active by 2020… Continue reading

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