There was a sense of achievement around horse racing last night as news of the budget began to circulate in relation to how it had fared. One of the key elements of proposals before this budget and many before had … Continue reading
Sport Ireland has committed a total of €200,000 to Team Ireland Golf in a move warmly welcomed by the Confederation of Golf in Ireland.
There is always something of a contentious point among sports administrators on the balance to be struck between capital and current spending. Perhaps it is likewise in other areas such as health and education but the balance in sport over … Continue reading
Commercial sponsorship being invested in Irish racing grew by another three percent in 2017, adding to a strong year in 2016 where the increase was 12 percent. Over the past two years now the annual income gained from sponsors has … Continue reading
It always seems an anomaly that the budget to which sporting organisations work to in any given year is only advised to them after that year has started but that is a quirk in the budget process through Government and … Continue reading
It seems there will be little change in the allocation towards sport from the 2018 budget while the money towards Horse and greyhound racing has been confirmed as being the same as last year… Continue reading
Sport is all about winners and losers. You cannot have one without another on the field of play and it felt that way in the corridors of power yesterday … Continue reading