Ciara Mageean (27), from Portaferry, Co Down, studied physiotherapy at University College Dublin but is now a professional athlete, specialising in the ‘metric mile’. She played camogie for the Down minors before specialising in track, first winning silver (800m) at World Youths in 2009 and silver (1500m) at World Juniors in 2010. She won 1500m bronze at European Seniors in 2016 and repeated that at European Indoors in 2019. Last summer she finished 10th in the 1500m final at the World Championships in a lifetime best of 4:00.15, the second fastest time by an Irish woman after Sonia O’Sullivan’s senior record of 3:58:85.
Ross King doesn’t spare words. They coil up inside him like a spring and, before…
Tom Morrissey reflects on the year that wasn’t to be for last years All-Ireland Champions Limerick.
“The more messages that started to come in congratulating us on our season. That makes a difference because it makes you feel proud”
Eoin is back wearing the number three shirt for the hurlers — although his journey has taken him the long way around.
We challenged him to our quickfire round of questions!
We chatted to Tipp’s Jason Forde to find out whether he has any routines or rituals that he follows on match day!
We challenged Eoin Murphy to our quick fire round of questions!
Think you are a know it all of all things Hurling? Well, it is time to find out! Put your thinking cap on and try our Hurling Quiz!
We spent five minutes with Cork hurling goalkeeper Anthony Nash and challenged him to our quick-fire round of questions!
With a Tipperary father, the Munster Final is set to be an interesting clash for the Morrissey clann
How many can you get right?
We challenged Lauren to our quick fire round of questions!