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#Olympic Council of Ireland

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Yesterday’s News


# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'We are very grateful': Ireland receive €50,000 fundraising boost ahead of first Olympics

It has been a good week for Hockey Ireland.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Thursday 11 December, 2014

‘Captain Fantastic’ McGinley to lead Irish golf team at 2016 Olympics

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport make €2m in funding available for Olympic preparations.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

From Oireachtas agenda: Could Ireland have done better in London 2012? London 2012

Oireachtas agenda: Could Ireland have done better in London 2012?

The transport committee meets Sports Council and Olympic Council officials to discuss a high-performance review.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Friday 7 December, 2012

ISA critical of ‘malicious’ Olympic betting allegations

Peter O’Leary escaped with a warning following an Olympic betting investigation, but Irish sailing bosses still have questions about the motive and timing of the allegations.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

McIlroy can carry Irish flag if he declares for us – Olympic Council

OCI president Pat Hickey has tried to tip Rory McIlroy’s allegiance in Ireland’s favour ahead of the 2016 Olympics.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

From Mansion House homecoming: Who’s coming?  What’s the plan? Welcome Home

Mansion House homecoming: Who’s coming? What’s the plan?

Details are still a little sketchy about who’ll be there, but the official reception for Team Ireland will get underway at 1pm tomorrow.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Saturday 11 August, 2012

From No Dublin event – for now – to welcome Ireland’s Olympians home Homecoming

No Dublin event – for now – to welcome Ireland’s Olympians home

Ireland’s 66 Olympians are thought to want to get home and see their families and friends before having any public events.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Saturday 28 July, 2012

London 2012: Cavendish rivals plotting British gold flop

Nicolas Roche, Dan Martin and David McCann represent Irish hopes in the road race in London today.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Thursday 26 July, 2012

London 2012: Hickey signs up to IOC top table

Dubliner Pat Hickey was elected today to the Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

London 2012: Joe Ward waits after last-gasp Olympic appeal

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) are expected to make a decision on Ward’s case this afternoon.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

It’s time to move on from women’s relay selection fiasco says athletics team chief

Patsy McGonagle says the spirit of the team heading to London today has not been affected by the Joanna Mills ‘deselection’.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

We’ll learn from Cuddihy/Mills saga, promise athletics bosses

Athletics Ireland have promised to conduct a review of the selection and appeals processes after the Olympics.

London 2012: Cuddihy’s Olympic appeal successful

Joanna Mills will miss out on London after an OCI Appeal Tribunal reinstated Catriona Cuddihy to the women’s 4x400m relay team.

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from whether or not you’ll need an umbrella.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Monday 23 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Father Ted-themed bar ‘just part’ of official Irish Olympic venue Careful Now

Father Ted-themed bar ‘just part’ of official Irish Olympic venue

Father Jack’s Bar aims to capture “the whole atmosphere of Craggy Island”.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Monday 9 July, 2012

Lynch dropped from Irish show-jumping team for London Olympics

The Tipperary jockey has been cut from Team Ireland days after the disqualification of his horse from an event in Germany.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Mills wins appeal for a place in 4x400 relay squad

Catriona Cuddihy looks set to miss the Olympics after Joanna Mills won an appeal against her exclusion from the Irish squad.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Thursday 10 May, 2012

Joe Duffy backs ‘great little runners’ Jedward for Olympic torchbearer mission

Disgruntled callers to Liveline want Bernard Dunne to carry the flame in June rather than the marathon-running pop twins.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Olympic flame lighting rehearsal goes off ‘without a hitch’ in Greece

The flame – which will visit Dublin next month – will be lit in a ceremony tomorrow.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Henry Shefflin, Paul McGrath and Shane Horgan to carry Olympic flame

Some of the torchbearers have been revealed ahead of next month’s relay in Dublin.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Ireland clinging to Olympic wildcard hopes for Joe Ward

Boxing coach Billy Walsh says that he won’t be holding his breath on Ward getting a place in London this summer.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Tweet dreams: Irish Olympic athletes free to use Twitter at London 2012

Pat Hickey knows what a London Bus looks like but, by the looks of it, he prefers vintage technology.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

Roy Keane in the frame for Irish Olympic torch relay, says OCI chief

“I have no problems with Roy Keane but we have to ask the Football Association of Ireland who are our partners in this,” Pat Hickey told TheScore yesterday.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

‘No decision yet’ on Dublin detour for Games torch, say Olympic Council of Ireland

Irish organisers say they haven’t heard ‘one way or the other’ on the matter – despite reports in London to the contrary this afternoon.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

New federation to seek Olympic status for GAA-style Handball

33 national handball associations, including the GAA, form a new international body that will seek Olympic status for the game.

# olympic-council-of-ireland - Friday 31 December, 2010

State Papers: Government tried to stop Moscow Olympics and Lions athletes

The government withdrew funding for the Olympic Council of Ireland for participating in Moscow 1980, and opposed the Lions tour to SA.