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Indoor Soccer League Finals taking place in Galvone. Picture: Keith Wiseman.

Limerick’s Late Night Soccer League is much more than sport

Wednesday 15th February 2017: Sixty-four men aged from 18 years of age from across the southside of Limerick city have taken part in the latest Late Night Soccer League in Roxboro in Limerick.

 

Categories: News, Limerick City and County Council

Bank of Ireland and Athletics Ireland have joined forces to launch a nationwide search amongst secondary schools to identify and foster talented students. Students Coláiste Iosaef in Kilmallock have been selected to participate in an athletics masterclass alongside 200 top track and field students from across the country this March. Pictured is Irish Athlete David Gillick. Phicture: David Maher

Limerick Secondary School Selected To Participate In Bank Of Ireland Talent Id Programme In Association With Athletics Ireland

Wednesday 1st February 2017: Students from a secondary school in Kilmallock have been selected to participate in an athletics masterclass alongside 200 top track and field students from across the country this March.

Categories: News, Sport

Paul O'Connell is pictured at the site of the new digital interactive visitor centre dedicated to rugby worldwide on O'Connell Street, Limerick. Picture: Alan Place

International Interactive Rugby Experience to open in Limerick

Monday 12th December 2016: A digital interactive visitor centre dedicated to rugby worldwide is set to open in Limerick in September 2019. The high-tech 30,000 square foot exhibition space will represent an initial investment of €10 million by JP McManus.

Categories: News, Sport

A City’s Love Affair

A City’s Love Affair

Friday, 11th November 2016: A City’s Love Affair examines the relationship between Limerick and sport, a place where there is 101,000 capacity across five stadia for a metropolitan population of 105,000 people.

Categories: News, Sport

Anthony Foley. Pic Keith Wiseman

Books of Condolence to be opened across Munster for Anthony Foley RIP

Sunday 16 October 2016: Books of Condolence will be opened across Munster on Monday 17 October in memory of Munster Rugby legend Anthony Foley. In Limerick, books of condolence will be opened at 12pm at Council Offices in Merchant's Quay and Dooradoyle.

Categories: News, Limerick City and County Council

Anthony Foley. Pic Keith Wiseman

Mayor pays tribute to Anthony Foley RIP

Sunday 16th October 2016: Mayor of Limerick says people are devastated to hear of the sudden passing of Munster Rugby legend Anthony Foley.

Categories: News, Sport, Limerick City and County Council

Pictured are Phelim Macken, Limerick Sports Partnership with Rio Olympians Sinead Jennings and Thomas Barr. Picture: Keith Wiseman

Olympians launch €25k Club Community Links grant scheme

Tuesday 4th October 2016: The Limerick Sports Partnership (LSP) has announced details of a once-off €25,000 grant scheme to encourage local sports clubs and community groups to increase participation in sporting activities throughout Limerick.

Categories: News, Sport

Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run generates €4 million for city

Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run generates €4 million for city

Monday 26th September 2016: The 2016 Barringtons Hospital Great Limerick Run had a total economic impact of €4.04 million euro in Limerick. Independent Assessment shows massive impact on tourism with almost half of athletes staying in Limerick a minimum of two nights.

Categories: News, Sport, Great Limerick Run

Bespoke Cycling Festival Limerick 2016. Photo: Don Moloney / Press 22

Get on yer bike! and celebrate European Car Free Day

Wednesday 21st September 2016: To celebrate European Car Free Day on Thursday 22 September 2016 Coca-Cola Zero, the National Transport Authority and the local authorities of Limerick, Dublin, Cork and Galway have come together to celebrate the many thousands of persons who choose to cycle in our cities, especially for commuting to work.

Categories: News, Cycling

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Mayor of Limerick behind Limerick FC as they go for Cup glory

Thursday 15th September 2016: The Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr Kieran O’Hanlon is looking forward to Limerick FC’s EA Sports Cup Final against St Patrick’s Athletic this Saturday (17 September 2016).

Categories: News, Sport, Football

Mayor Kieran O'Hanlon wishing 21-year-old Aaron Tier from Corbally the best of luck ahead of the Paralympics in Rio.

Mayor wishes Limerick Paralympian well at Rio Games

Wednesday 7th September 2016: The Mayor of the City and County of Limerick Cllr Kieran O’Hanlon is wishing 21-year-old footballer Aaron Tier all the best in the upcoming Rio Paralympic Games.

Categories: News, Sport, Limerick City and County Council

Lisa McGowan from Tullamore Co Offaly was the winner of the 2015 Keane’s Jewellers Ladies day at Limerick Racecourse. Picture: Alan Place/Fusionshooters.

Lisa McGowan of Lisa’s Lust List to judge Keanes Jewellers Ladies Day at Limerick

Tuesday 6th September 2016: Keanes Jewellers Ladies Day will take place on Sunday 9th October at Limerick Racecourse and is recognised as one of the top ladies day events in Ireland. It is a day not to miss with lots of style, fashion and glamour on display.

Categories: News, Sport, Horse Racing

Pictured at the launch of the limerick Sports Social Club were Shane Tracy, Limerick FC, actor Myles Breen, John Mulligan, Limerick Sports Social Club, Holly Kenny, ilovelimerick, Magda Mulligan, Limerick Sports Social Club. Picture: Cian Reinhardt/ilovelimerick

Limerick Sports and Social Club launched with the aim of bringing people together

Tuesday 6th September 2016: The newly launched 'Limerick Sports and Social Club' aims to bring people with similar interests together, adding an extra social side to the lives of the Limerick community, making it easier for people to meet up and organise events together.

Categories: News, Sport, Community

Cook Medical Women's Mini Marathon Limerick

Details of 2016 Cook Medical Women’s Mini Marathon Announced

Monday 5th September 2016: More than 3000 participants are expected to take part in the 2016 Cook Medical Women’s Mini Marathon which will take place in Limerick on Sunday, October 30th 2016. 

Categories: News

Limerick GAA supporters. Photo: Diarmuid Greene/Fusionshooters

All of Limerick behind the Limerick Minor Hurlers in All-Ireland Final!

Wednesday 31st August 2016: The Mayor of the City and County of Limerick, Cllr Kieran O’Hanlon is wishing the Limerick Minor Hurling team the best of luck in this weekend’s All Ireland Final.

Categories: News, Sport, GAA, Hurling

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Paul O’Connell, Munster Rugby and Lions star

  Paul O’Connell, Munster Rugby and Lions star “There is a massive buzz and a great social scene here in Limerick. My rugby friends in Cork and Dublin think Limerick is brilliant; there are so many students and young people." "You look at Limerick the weekend of a Read more

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