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Rowing Ireland launches the Inaugural Irish Coastal Rowing Championships 2018

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Rowing Ireland launches the Inaugural Irish Coastal Rowing Championships 2018

The National Rowing Centre, Farran Woods, Cork provided the spectacular backdrop for the launch of the 2018 Irish Coastal Rowing Championships which will be hosted at the Centre by Rushbrooke Rowing Club on the weekend of the 18th / 19th August this year. Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed TD, was the […]

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Cork BHAA Stryker 4 Mile Race

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Cork BHAA Stryker 4 Mile Race

Competing under their employer’s banner as registered BHAA runners, or indeed as non-registered individuals, many of our members took part in the recent BHAA 4 mile race in Carrigtwohill hosted by Stryker under a blue sky that was checked by a rather brisk temperature. A reasonably flat first mile was followed by several testing hills […]

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Cork Harbour Festival: 9 Festival Days and over 70 Great Events.

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Cork Harbour Festival: 9 Festival Days and over 70 Great Events.

Cork Harbour Festival is the largest annual event in Cork Harbour offering a nine day celebration of Cork’s maritime culture, from 2nd – 10th June 2018. Kicking off on the June Bank Holiday, with Ireland’s premier rowing race Ocean to City – An Rás Mór, the festival is bigger and bolder than ever, featuring over […]

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‘Sonia’ the play coming to the Everyman Theatre, Cork

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‘Sonia’ the play coming to the Everyman Theatre, Cork

Pictured: Sonia O’Sullivan with actor Cora Fenton at the Cobh 10 Mile Road Race. Cora is currently preparing for her role in a brand new play, “SONIA”, which will take to the stage in Limerick and Cork later this year. Presented by CallBack theatre in association with Friars’ Gate theatre, SONIA is a play celebrating […]

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€30 million Regional Enterprise Development Fund open for applications – Minister David Stanton

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€30 million Regional Enterprise Development Fund open for applications – Minister David Stanton

Fine Gael TD for Cork East and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, is encouraging local groups to apply for the €30 million Regional Enterprise Development Fund, launched by the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys TD. Minister Stanton has welcomed the fund, saying: “The Department of Business, Enterprise […]

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BALLYMORE COBH AC NOTIFICATION: Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Road Race

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BALLYMORE COBH AC NOTIFICATION: Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Road Race

Dear Resident of Cobh, As you may be aware, Ballymore Cobh A.C. are hosting the ‘Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10’ road race on Sunday April 29th. This is a hugely exciting event for the town with 75% of the proceeds going to the Irish Cancer Society. The starting line is located in College Manor at the […]

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GREAT ISLAND SAILING CLUB

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GREAT ISLAND SAILING CLUB

In January 2018, a small steering group was established by a number of sailors from Cobh with the ambition to establish a new club to organise sailing in Cobh. The new club would be called Great Island Sailing Club, or officially Cobh Dinghy Club CLG t/a Great Island Sailing Club. One of our key priorities […]

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Mile Race

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Mile Race

Notice from Ballymore Cobh A.C. The Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Mile Race – Sunday 29th of April 2018 @ 09:30 Dear fellow residents of Great Island, We’re delighted to announce that the upcoming Sonia O’Sullivan Cobh 10 Race has completey sold out! With over 1,000 people registered, it promises to be the biggest road race […]

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106th Anniversary of sinking of Titanic to be marked in Cobh

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106th Anniversary of sinking of Titanic to be marked in Cobh

Exactly 106 years after news of the Titanic tragedy began to reach Queenstown, people will gather in Cobh, the last port of call of the Titanic to remember all those who died when the ship sank. The annual ceremony organised by Cobh Tourism will start at 3pm on Sunday 15th April 2018. A Colour Party […]

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Minister David Stanton encourages graduates to apply for new €500,000 start-up fund

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Minister David Stanton encourages graduates to apply for new €500,000 start-up fund

Fine Gael TD for Cork East and Minister of State at the Department of Justice, David Stanton, is calling on recent graduates to apply for the Government’s new €500,000 Competitive Start Fund. The fund to encourage graduates with early-stage start-ups has been launched by the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys. “Final year […]

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