Archive for the 'Sport' Category

Blueprint For Future Development Of Sport In County Limerick Is Unveiled

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

Tuesday, 25 November 2008 - The County Limerick Local Sports Partnership last night unveiled a multi-agency blueprint for the development of sport in County Limerick.

pic of John Treacy

John Treacy, Chief Executive of the Irish Sports Council speaking at the launch of the County Limerick Local Sports Partnership, Strategic Plan 2008-2011 in the County Hall, Dooradoyle (DG) Picture by Dave Gaynor (more…)

Ennis West Judo Club Benefits From RAPID Top-Up Funding

Thursday, September 11th, 2008

Thursday, 11 September 2008 - The Department of Community, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs has allocated top-up funding of EUR1,200 to the Ennis West Judo Club.


Cathaoirleach Praises Participants In Limerick Women’s Mini Marathon

Tuesday, August 12th, 2008

Tuesday, 12 August 2008 – The Cathaoirleach of Limerick County Council has praised the organisers and participants of the 2008 Limerick Women’s Mini-Marathon.


Work On Mini-Pitch Scheme Kicks Off In County Limerick

Tuesday, July 1st, 2008

Tuesday, 1 July 2008 - Five all weather soccer and multiuse facilities are to be provided at separate locations throughout County Limerick.


PHOTOCALL Football Development Officer for Limerick

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008


Local Authority Gives Patrickswell Club A Lift

Friday, June 6th, 2008

Friday, 6 June 08 -  Patrickswell Powerlifting Club has been officially recognised at a ceremony in Limerick County Hall.



Picture by Dave Gaynor: Members of the Patrickswell Powerlifting Club, front from left; Ger McNamara, Pat Slattery, Eoin O\’Neill, Petra Stumpfova and Christy Moore who received scrolls in recognition of their achievement from Bruff area committee members Cllr James Cavanagh, Cllr Richard Butler, Cllr Deirdre Ní Chinneide, Cllr Rose Brennan, Cllr Cormac Hurley and Cllr John Clifford. Also in the picture are Paula McNamara and Mary Moore (DG). Missing from picture is Cllr Leonard Enright


Special Olympics 30th Anniversary To Be Marked At UL

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

Tuesday, 3 June 2008 - Over 350 people will gather in the National University of Limerick Arena this Wednesday evening to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the founding of Special Olympics .


Castletroy College Junior and Senior Rugby Teams Honoured At County Hall

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Monday, 12 May 2008 - The players and coaching staff of the Castletroy College Junior and Senior rugby teams were today presented with ‘Recognition of Achievement Certificates’ at Limerick County Hall in Dooradoyle.


Official Recognition For World Record Breaking Clare Athlete

Tuesday, April 29th, 2008

Tuesday, 29 April 2008 - The world record-breaking exploits of a County Clare lifesaving athlete were officially recognised at a ceremony in The Falls Hotel, Ennistymon this week.


‘Recognition Of Achievement’ Certificates Presented At Limerick County Hall

Tuesday, April 8th, 2008

8th April 2008 - A presentation ceremony marking the various achievements of groups and individuals from County Limerick took place this week at County Hall following a meeting of the Castleconnell Area Committee.