Sports Profile: Rachel Sawyer

‘Enthusiastic coaches made training sessions fun and competitive’ Name: Rachel Sawyer Sport: Ladies football and camogie Clubs: Old Leighlin and Naomh Bríd Earliest sporting memory: Playing with Old Leighlin basketball club from a young age. Grateful to have had some...

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Clubs slowly stepping back out into the light

By John Foley With the majority of GAA clubs returning to training at adult and juvenile level over the course of the last 10 days, club committees, players and parents have all been coming to terms with the new realities...

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Hurling teams make their way into uncharted territory

By Kieran Murphy JUST over two weeks ago sports clubs all over the country opened their doors and gates again....

Tuesday, 07/07/20 - 10:00pm Read More

St Ledger calls time on intercounty career

By Kieran Murphy AFTER 13 years as a member of the Carlow senior football panel, Daniel St Ledger has retired...

Monday, 06/07/20 - 10:00pm Read More

Kearney thrilled to get back on track

By Harry Shorthose IT’S been a tough few months for Leighlinbridge driver Richard Kearney who had been all set to...

Monday, 06/07/20 - 2:51pm Read More

Promotion restored for 2020 club championships

By Kieran Murphy CARLOW GAA’s management committee has decided to allow clubs to be promoted if they win their football...

Friday, 03/07/20 - 1:04pm Read More

O’Brien preaches caution as sport begins path back to normality

By Kieran Murphy “It is great to get back, but getting back safely is the key,” says Michael O’Brien on...

Thursday, 02/07/20 - 9:53pm Read More

Sports profile: Darragh Foley

‘Growing up watching my Dad play for Kilbride, all I wanted to do was play football’ Name: Darragh Foley Sport:...

Thursday, 02/07/20 - 3:25pm Read More

Carlow camogie puts fixtures plan in place

By John Foley CARLOW Camogie has put together a busy schedule of fixtures for the coming months for all ages...

Wednesday, 01/07/20 - 4:30pm Read More

Carlow minors and U20s face dates with Laois and Westmeath

THE Carlow minor hurlers and footballers can begin to look forward to big dates in October after the draws were...

Wednesday, 01/07/20 - 12:45pm Read More

Football clubs prepare for a whole new ball game

The Carlow football championships are currently due to begin in September and with the restrictions gradually being lifted for most...

Wednesday, 01/07/20 - 10:35am Read More

No white smoke on manager for Carlow senior footballers

By Kieran Murphy THE job of the three-man committee assigned to search for a new Carlow senior football manager is...

Monday, 29/06/20 - 11:00pm Read More

Co Carlow’s Towns Cup dream team

We run the rule over the victorious sides of 1977 and the 1990s to select a dream team of players...

Saturday, 27/06/20 - 10:00pm Read More

Take our Carlow hurling quiz!

Did you follow the Carlow hurlers last year? Well here’s the perfect opportunity to show you were paying attention! Take...

Saturday, 27/06/20 - 10:00pm Read More

Dr Cullen Park has hosted many big days

By Tommy Murphy THE official opening of Dr Cullen Park took place on 9 August 1936, and it wasn’t long...

Saturday, 27/06/20 - 1:40pm Read More

Social distancing dilemma for boxing and martial arts

By Michael Tracey THE devil is in the detail as combat returns to training in the weeks ahead. Social distancing...

Friday, 26/06/20 - 12:51pm Read More

Sports Profile: John Greene

Name: John Greene Sport: Golf (2010 South of Ireland Amateur Open champion) Club: Portmarnock Golf Club Earliest sporting memory: Playing...

Wednesday, 24/06/20 - 10:00pm Read More

Members step up to keep Baltinglass GC on course

WHILE many sports clubs are only opening their doors now, golf clubs are into their fifth week since they allowed...

Wednesday, 24/06/20 - 1:16pm Read More

Campion says GAA should have held firm on fixtures

By Kieran Murphy Carlow county board chairman Sean Campion has criticised the decision by the GAA to try and cram...

Tuesday, 23/06/20 - 12:45pm Read More

Poacher throws his hat in the ring

Former Carlow senior football coach says he would like to take over from Turlough O’Brien By Kieran Murphy Steven Poacher...

Tuesday, 23/06/20 - 7:30am Read More