Category: Other Sports

Special Olympics Ireland Games

The Special Olympics Ireland Games took place last week with over 1,500 athletes taking part and 3,000 volunteers assisting these sporting heroes to participate in this big event in many varied competitions. Sportsfile’s Diarmuid Greene  was ...

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The Week that Was 26th May – 1st June

Farewell for O’Driscoll & Cullen as Leinster claim Celtic Silverware So the end is no longer nigh, it’s now – Brian O’Driscoll has now played his final game of professional rugby in Leinster’s successful, 34-12, ...

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2014 An Post Rás

The 62nd edition of the 2014 An Post Rás wrapped up in Skerries on Sunday after a week of tough conditions for the competitors. This years route covered 1260 km with 5 category one climbs, Doonagore, Coomanaspic, Seskin Hill, Corabutt Gap and Mount ...

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Giro d’Italia 2014

Thousands of spectators lined the streets of Ireland to see one of the world’s most famous cycling races, the Giro d’Italia, begin on our roads. Sportsfile photographers Stephen McCarthy, Ramsey Cardy and Stephen McMahon were there and ...

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Cheltenham Festival 2014 In Pictures

Another Cheltenham Festival has passed and Sportsfile were there to capture all the moments, take a look at our favourite images below. 10 March 2014; Jockey Ruby Walsh and trainer Willie Mullins, right, with Hurricane Fly on the gallops ahead of the ...

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Images of the Year 2013

As another year comes to an end, we’ve put together our best images from the year, we hope you enjoy and we’ll see you in 2014 for more memorable moments in sport. 16 February 2013; Oisin Taylor, Crusaders A.C., in action duirng the ...

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London 2012 Olympic Games on a Smartphone

At the London 2012 Olympic Games the Sportsfile team took on the challenge of capturing some of the sights, scenes and surroundings of the games on their smartphones. Here are a selection of the images: ...

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Images of the Year 2011

At the close of another great year in Irish Sport we’ve put together a collection of the defining moments of 2011 for you to enjoy. Below is a video showcasing some of these memorable moments. To view a gallery of the full collection and ...

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74th World Open One Armed Championships

Sportsfile photographer Brian Lawless headed down to the 74th World Open One Armed Championships at Meath Golf Club, Newtownmoynagh, Trim, Co. Meath and came away with this stunning set of portraits. Pictured as competitors, top row, from left to ...

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