Tag: Ireland

Velodrome amid wildflower meadows in Dublin!

Irelands indoor velodrome gets planning approval

The international design studio FaulknerBrowns Architects plans for a National Velodrome and Badminton Centre on the Sport Ireland campus in Dublin (Ireland) have been granted planning approval. ‘FAULKNERBROWNS ARCHITECTS’ stated that the project will provide the first indoor velodrome track in... » Read more

Sport Ireland ambitious masterplan vision

Sport Ireland Campus masterplan vision

Taoiseach (the Prime Minister of the Republic of Ireland) Micheál Martin (Irish Fianna Fáil politician) unveiled the Sport Ireland Campus Masterplan Vision, the ambitious blueprint which proposes a vision and framework for the growth of the Sport Ireland Campus and the long-term development of... » Read more

Connacht Rugby The Sportsground Phase 2 rejig

Connacht Rugby next phase of stadium redevelopment

Connacht Rugby has confirmed it is taking the next steps in the historic redevelopment of The Sportsground in Galway, Ireland, with the commencement of a Public Procurement Process for Phase 2. ‘HUGE RUGBY’ stated that Phase 2 includes the construction of a High-Performance Centre and a new... » Read more

RDS Arena long-term home of Leinster Rugby

RDS Arena remains home of Leinster Rugby

The Royal Dublin Society (RDS) and Leinster Rugby confirmed a new 25-year agreement on October 25th that will see the RDS Main Arena in Dublin, Ireland, continue to be the home of Leinster Rugby. ‘Leinster Rugby’ stated that the first Leinster Rugby game to be played at the iconic Ballsbridge... » Read more

Tallaght Stadium ‘cash’ in on naming rights

Ireland Tallaght stadium naming rights tender published

The Tallaght Stadium in Dublin, Ireland, is to join the growing list of Irish venues that are using naming rights as a source of extra income with the South Dublin County Council’s confirmation that they have opened up a tender process for the ground. ‘Irish Examiner’ stated that the sales... » Read more

Munster Rugby signature event in Cork venue

Munster Rugby to play at Páirc Uí Chaoimh

A showcase event is in store for the sporting community with Munster Rugby (Ireland) confirmed to play a South Africa Select XV on November 10th at the Páirc Uí Chaoimh in Cork (City in Ireland). The Munster Rugby is one of the four professional provincial rugby teams from the island of Ireland.... » Read more

Connacht Rugby Sportsground pitch upgrade

Connacht Rugby starts Sportsground redevelopment

Connacht Rugby (Ireland) has confirmed that Phase 1 of the historic redevelopment of the Sportsground has now begun with the installation of a new artificial playing surface and floodlight system. The ‘Irish Rugby’ stated that following preliminary works recently, a full excavation of the pitch... » Read more