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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

A look back on the highlights from Ireland’s biggest and best ever sponsorship summit at Croke Park… Continue reading

Smart Engagement from FECKK’n Around
April 29th, 2016
Fan Engagement Conference Kilkenny April 2016

Ireland’s first Fan Engagement Conference took place in the wonderful surroundings of the Butler House in Kilkenny this week. Continue reading

John West for National Féile
April 29th, 2016
Launch of the John West Féile 3-Year Sponsorship

The GAA has attracted one of the world's largest fish brands to take over sponsorship of the National under age Féile competitions taking place across the Munster region in June.

It Takes Someone Strong…
April 29th, 2016
Mom Campaign Olympics

In advance of great Olympic stories of achievement emerging from the games it is down to brands to bring the event to the fore in people's minds through smart marketing, emotional engagement and substantial budgets...

Finding Your Inner Shane Long
April 28th, 2016
Sport for Business Astropark 5-a-side

Sport for Business Experience, in partnership with Astropark is hosting Dublin’s biggest and best Company 5-a-side tournament and we want you to be part of it….
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Lifestyle Head West in Style
April 28th, 2016
Joe Canning, Matt Healy and Armin Aganovic 26/4/2016

Life Style Sports opened the doors to its fully refurbished and state of the art store in Galway this week in an event which doubled up as a celebration of the achievements so far this season of the brand sponsored Connacht Rugby… Continue reading

100 Days to Rio
April 28th, 2016
Olympic Council Of Ireland Media Briefing : 100 Days Out
from the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Conrad Hotel, Dublin 27/4/2016
Boxer Paddy Barnes, flag-bearer for the Ireland team at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Electric Ireland's new video supporting the Olympian Gymnasts and why we like Paddy Barnes as the choice to be Ireland's Flag bearer...

Women of Influence in Irish Sport 2016
April 28th, 2016
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Today’s addition to our 50 most influential women connected to Irish sport in 2016 is ‘achieving her awesome in one of the most competitive areas of the sports business… Continue reading

Red Bull Heads Back to Castle
April 27th, 2016
Red Bull Longest Day 2016

Red Bull is to host its 'Longest Day', Ireland’s only 5-a-side hurling and camogie tournament in the grounds of Kilkenny Castle...

Brewing Up a Storm
April 27th, 2016
Brewing Up a Storm

Three has released the new TV ad that will roll out across all channels in the run up to the Euro 16 Championships in France...

KPC On Board for Mainstream Cricket
April 27th, 2016
KPC and Cricket Ireland

Cricket Ireland has signed one of the largest sponsorship deals of the year to date with Indian and US conglomerate the KPC Group… Continue reading

Dublin Calling for Global Sports Tech
April 26th, 2016
Sports and Tech 16

Sports and Tech, the major global sports and technology event we are bringing to Dublin in October featured in yesterday’s SportTechie newsletter gaining a global audience for Dublin’s positioning as a major centre in the development of sports technology. Continue reading

Barcelona Heading for Dublin
April 26th, 2016
Charlie Stillitano, Scott Brown, Edgar Davids and John Delaney 25/4/2016

They will make their first visit to the Aviva Stadium where they will play Celtic FC on July 30, in an International Champions Cup game that is set to be one of the summer’s biggest sporting events… Continue reading

Farewell to Donagh
April 26th, 2016
Donagh Morgan

Today we want to pause to mark the retirement of Donagh Morgan from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport. A good friend and a man who delivered for sport in myriad ways we wish him a long and happy retirement… Continue reading

Cricket to Announce Major New Sponsor
April 26th, 2016
Cricket Strategic Plan 2020

The deal is believed to worth a significant six figure sum and is with a partner who is new to the world of sport in Ireland. It will be part of the launch of a new Strategic Plan to take the sport into the mainstream in Ireland...

McGregor is Back on the Card
April 25th, 2016
McGregor April 2016

A tweet less than an hour ago from his personal account broke the news to his fans and brings to an end a week of madness for the sport's biggest star...

Opportunity Lost
April 25th, 2016
Population 2

When published early next year the Census we filled out last night will be of little use in painting a picture of how the ties that bind us together as communities can help to create a better and healthier nation… Continue reading

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