The 2020 round of the Sports Capital & Equipment Programme is now open for applications – deadline extended until 5pm Monday 1st March

The Sports Capital & Equipment Programme (SCEP) is operated by the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media and provides grants to assist in the development or refurbishment of sports facilities and the provision of sports equipment. Grants are available to voluntary, not-for profit sports clubs, community groups, NGBs, and local authorities.  Third […]

Tipperary Olympian Bob Tisdall featured in TG4 documentary

Tipperary Olympian Bob Tisdall featured in TG4 documentary Laochra Thar Lear on Wednesday 23rd December 2020 9.30 pm on TG4     Laochra Thar Lear (Heroes Abroad) celebrates Ireland’s significant Olympic achievements in the first sixty years of the modern games, from almost accidental wins in tennis in 1896 to an Olympic record-breaking run in 1956. But Ireland’s […]

Tipperary men over 45 urged to get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November

Broadcaster Simon Delaney and former rugby international John Hayes urge men over 45  in Tipperary to say, ‘no more excuses’ and get active as part of Sport Ireland’s Your Personal Best Month this November   Only one in four men aged 45-54 meet the recommended 150 minute of exercise per week* 34% of men over […]

Former player becomes new presenter of TG4’s Peil na mBan Beo coverage

The TG4 Ladies Football Championship in association with the LGFA is back on our screens soon. Despite the Covid delays the championships promise high drama from the start, with everything on the line for the teams involved from the first game. As always, TG4 will be in the thick of the action, broadcasting 9 live games, including […]

New Sports Club Funding Initiative Launched

Legendary rugby international Donncha O’Callaghan to lead judging process   Sports clubs of all kind within the county and beyond are the focus of a new club funding initiative just launched under the title Texaco Support for Sport for which a fund of EUR130,000 has been set aside for distribution on a twenty-six, county-by-county basis, […]

Listowel Races live on TG4

The Listowel Races will be live on TG4 for the annual Harvest Racing Festival. The race meeting will be held behind closed doors this year but TG4 will be there to bring you all of the action from Co.Kerry. We will be live from the racecourse from Monday the 21st to Saturday the 26th of […]

Munster’s path to Heineken Cup glory in 2006 is charted in TG4 documentary tonight 24th July

TG4 to broadcast television premiere of “Munster – The Brave & The Faithful” TG4 24th July 10.20pm   Munster Rugby’s proud tradition and competitive spirit have seen them emerge as one of the world’s best supported rugby teams. For many of its fans, Munster is more than just a team, it’s a way of life, […]

Live GAA back on TG4

Live GAA makes a very welcome return to our screens this weekend for the first time since March, as TG4 have launched their club coverage for 2020. The channel’s flagship series GAA BEO will hit the ground running with two exceptional hurling ties next weekend, one live on Friday night and one live on Sunday […]

Cycling to boom across Munster as commuting habits change in response to COVID-19, according to new research by One4all

55% of working adults in Munster are open to changing their commuting habits, with 57% willing to trial cycling post COVID-19 ·        81% of Munster workers are still concerned about using public transport to commute to work ·        Nearly 9 in 10 (88%) working adults from Munster agreed that a bike is a worthwhile investment ·        85% of […]

How Irish Sports Teams Raise Money

When you slump down into your armchair at the weekend to enjoy several hours of sporting action, many of the teams and athletes you watch on the TV aren’t short of a Euro or two, and that’s putting it mildly.    Pro athletes and sports teams are worth an incredible amount of money, thanks to […]

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