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50 Women of Influence in Irish Sport
December 4th, 2018

Sport for Business is pleased to publish our annual list of 50 Influential Women in Irish Sport. Supported by our friends in Liberty Insurance this is not an exhaustive list by any means but it is an opportunity to pay tribute to those who are making a difference. Continue reading

Looking Back on Sport for Social Good
September 28th, 2018

We look back on the lessons learned and some of the magic moments from our inaugural Sport for Social Good event in Dublin...

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Sport Gains €4.5 Million from Dormant Accounts
December 11th, 2018

The Government has announced the detailed distribution of €4.5 Million in investment from Dormant Accounts Funding across 2019. It includes funding for Disability, Communication and Outdoor Adventure Hubs… Continue reading

Paralympics Seeking Head of Commercial
December 11th, 2018

Paralympics Ireland is looking to appoint a new Head of Commercial and Funding to take the organisation through the next cycles leading to Tokyo 2020, Paris 2024 and LA 2028. Continue reading

Boxing Back Story Wins Book of Year
December 11th, 2018

The Lost Soul of Eamonn Magee is a tale of kidnap, murder, cocaine and a bit of boxing. It was also a case where the media judging panel had to overcome some issues of their own… Continue reading

FAI Spreading Nutrition Through Futsal
December 11th, 2018

The FAI, Fingal County Council and their community partner the Pavilions Shopping Centre, Swords have come together to highlight a new healthy eating initiative targeting 1,400 young players. Continue reading

Stars Relive Past with Schools Rugby Draw
December 11th, 2018

It is one of the most prestigious school sports competitions in existence and the draw for the Bank of Ireland Leinster Schools Senior and Junior Cups always attracts interest.. Continue reading

KBC Dublin Marathon a Sell Out
December 11th, 2018

The KBC Dublin Marathon has sold out 10 months before the 20,000 runners are set to hit the streets of Dublin on Sunday 27th October 2019. Continue reading

RTÉ Shortlist and Manager of Year Nominees
December 10th, 2018

RTÉ has released the final shortlist of candidates for its Sports Person of the Year, and the nominees for Manager of the Year. The lists was revealed yesterday on Sunday Sport on RTÉ Radio One.
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Guinness and Six Nations – A Deeper Look
December 10th, 2018

A deeper look into some of the issues surrounding Guinness’ sponsorship of the Six Nations, from other sponsorships to the laws in France and the reaction of Alcohol Action campaigners… Continue reading

The Ultimate Underdog
December 10th, 2018

The new rules on Gaelic Football came into effect for the first time at the weekend but it was that oldest of sporting traditions, the big upset, that had the talk buzzing around the sport. Continue reading

Connacht Rugby Partners with Hospice
December 10th, 2018

Connacht Rugby have announced the Galway Hospice as an official charity partner for a two year period up to the end of 2020.
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McGuinness To Coach in US
December 10th, 2018

Jim McGuinness is to be the new Head Coach of Charlotte Independence in the American United Soccer League (USL). McGuinness takes over with immediate effect as he begins planning for the 2019 USL Championship season. Continue reading

Guinness Confirmed for Six Nations
December 7th, 2018

Guinness has been confirmed as the new sponsor of the Six Nations. The deal was announced this morning and is reported to be for an initial six year term. It is also thought that the organisers have chosen stability over … Continue reading

On Robots, NAMA and Spawell Pitches
December 7th, 2018

The Dublin GAA CEO John Costello rarely holds back in his annual report. This year’s is no different but does make an important point about Government and land issues… Continue reading

Irish Perceptions of Women’s Sport
December 7th, 2018

What emerged was a picture that suggests a much more positive attitude in Ireland than exists through similar international research.
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Joe Schmidt In Conversation
December 7th, 2018

We always love to see crossover collaboration between sports and if you want the lowdown on Ireland’s preparations for next year’s Six Nations, then it’s a horse racing event that you’ll need to be putting in your new diaries. Three...

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Hockey Progress On Line Against England
December 7th, 2018

Hockey has a chance to grab the public attention once more at 1-30 this afternoon when the irish National Men’s team face England with progression to the knock out stages of the World Cup on the line. It doesn’t get … Continue reading

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