Sport

The draw to determine who senior champions Midleton and Castlehaven will face in their opening games will take place next week. On Saturday, December 14th, round one and two draws for the 2014 County Senior, Premier Intermediate and Intermediate Hurling and Football Championships will be made at the conclusion of the county convention.

There will be live coverage on the official Cork...

Ballincollig bodybuilder Cliona O’Hanlon. Picture: Shaun Barry Photography. 

A Ballincollig-based hairdresser who entered a fitness model competition last month has spoken out on the importance of striking a balance between nutrition and training. Having committed to an unusually short 10-week competition prep to enter into the female figure category of...

After claiming their first Cork senior hurling crown since 1991 this year, Midleton has also dominated the club All-Stars. The east Cork side picked up eight of the 15 awards for the Reardens' Club Hurling Team of the Year with Cork senior Conor Lehane taking a spot for his role in what's being hailed as one of the greatest county final appearances of the modern era, striking 2-10 in a game...

Pictured are Cork Hurling Manager, Jimmy Barry Murphy with hurlers Christopher Joyce and Shane O’Neill. Picture: Mike English.

Cork senior hurlers will hold a fundraiser night at Curraheen Park next week. The Night at the Dogs on Friday, December 6th will begin at 7.50pm, and tickets are priced at €20, admitting two adults and up to four children. All senior...

The countdown for the 2014 cricket season as started with Cork County handed a bye into the second round of the RSA Leinster Senior Cup. Fourteen teams were in the draw, with the only change to the entry list being the addition of Cork County. In their one previous match in the Leinster Senior Cup, the Munster side lost in the first round to Old Belvedere in 2012. 

However, along...

A group of Cork women have turned back the clock on their health and their appearance as part of a new fitness initiative being run on Cork’s northside. Organised by Caroline Aigbologa of Cork Beauty Professionals and sponsored by Trudie Murray of Pulse Fitness, the 12 Years Younger in 12 Weeks programme resulted in many participants finding a new lease of life.

Lisa Murphy from...

A Glanmire man has described the sense of achievement he felt after finishing the longest road race in Ireland. While for many the idea of a 26.2mile marathon is more than enough, some athletes take it further and run 100 miles in Galway. One of the 12 highly-trained and hardened runners this year was John Ryan who took on the Connemara 100 mile race which covers Clifden through Letterfrack,...

Beaten All-Ireland finalists Cork will host Limerick next year in the opening weekend of an unchanged National Hurling League (NHL). While a new plan was gaining momentum whereby the two sides would be hoisted into 1A, Cumann Lúthchleas Gael confirmed this week that the original structures for the Allianz Hurling Leagues of 2014, as agreed last December, will come into effect in...

Irish international Colin Healy has signed with Cork City Football Club for the upcoming season. The 33-year-old midfielder along with goalkeeper Mark McNulty and Garry Buckley- who were all part of the 2013 squad- will now also be playing for Cork City in next year’s Airtricity League Premier Division season. Healy will continue to lead the line in midfield, while next year will be...

Nominations are being sought for an innovative scheme rewarding GAA club communications. The Cork GAA Communications Award for Quarter 4, powered by Compu b, in association with Silver Springs Moran Hotel will be presented in January next year and nominations are invited from clubs, individuals, and community groups. It’s part of an incentive for clubs to improve their performance in the...

The new Munster champions are preparing to take on a London side in the All-Ireland quarter-final next month. Youghal was crowned Munster Club Intermediate Hurling Club champions last weekend after a tightly fought battle with Tipperary’s Ballina in Mallow. With a final scoreline of 2-13 to 2-10, Youghal became the first Cork team to receive IHC title since Ballymartle in 2010. The East...

 

A Grange 66-year-old who recently hiked to Everest Base Camp is encouraging older people to take up exercise to avoid muscle loss and preserve their fitness levels. Greg Butler revealed that he is in “better shape now than at 50”, having first started hill-walking 16 years ago. “In July 2000 I heard that Pat Falvey, one of Ireland’s great modern...

Mayfield legend Roy Keane who is part of a “dream managerial team” for Ireland will have 10 months to prepare the squad for the challenge of Euro 2016 qualification. Former Manchester United midfielder Keane has been signed as assistant to Martin O’Neill, who led Celtic FC to the 2003 UEFA Cup Final.

The duo succeed Giovanni Trapattoni- sacked in September following...

Munster's most capped forward, Donncha O'Callaghan has agreed contract terms that will see him remain with the province until June 2016. The Cork lock has 230 Munster caps to his name, including 90 Heineken Cup appearances, and is the most capped player in the current squad.

As the season continues and with the new provincial contract commencing in July next year, O'Callaghan is in line...

Cork City FC’s joint-record goal scorer is intent on bringing the club back to its glory days. A local footballing legend, John Caulfield was announced as the club’s first team manager this week replacing Tommy Dunne. Caulfield outlined that his targets for next season are “very positive”. “We finished sixth in the last two seasons and I feel that we can...

Read the Digital Edition

City Style Cork

Style

Beauty

Sport

Drive

Family

Menu

Designed by Pride Web Design, Cork