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#RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Cluxton, Lowry and Taylor among longlist for 2019 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year
# RTÉ Sports Person Of The Year
# RTÉ Sports Person Of The Year

Cluxton, Lowry and Taylor among longlist for 2019 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year

Nov 28th 2019, 6:07 PM 14,872 Views 37 Comments

The 26 nominees will be narrowed down on 8 December with the winner announced six days later.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Sunday 17 December, 2017

Republic of Ireland's James McClean named 2017 RTE Sportsperson of the Year
# Honoured
# Honoured

Republic of Ireland's James McClean named 2017 RTE Sportsperson of the Year

Dec 17th 2017, 12:00 AM 39,543 Views 111 Comments

Elsewhere, Aidan O’Brien was voted Manager of the Year and there was a surprising result regarding Team of the Year.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Conor McGregor crowned 2016 RTÉ Sports Person of the Year
# Recognition
# Recognition

Conor McGregor crowned 2016 RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

Dec 17th 2016, 11:16 PM 34,458 Views 142 Comments

The winner was selected by a public vote.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Sports Person of the Year 2016: Why Bríd Stack deserves her place on the shortlist
# SPOTY 2016
# SPOTY 2016

Sports Person of the Year 2016: Why Bríd Stack deserves her place on the shortlist

Dec 15th 2016, 12:00 PM 3,647 Views 8 Comments

The 2016 Player of the Year won her 11th All-Ireland title this year, having played every minute of each triumph.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Saturday 3 December, 2016

The nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year award have been revealed
# Top Performers
# Top Performers

The nominees for the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year award have been revealed

Dec 3rd 2016, 4:32 PM 33,560 Views 81 Comments

It’s a tough call this year.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Thursday 17 December, 2015

Why Paul O'Connell deserves to be named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year
# King Poc
# King Poc

Why Paul O'Connell deserves to be named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

Dec 17th 2015, 7:00 AM 5,930 Views 23 Comments

Until the veteran lock tore the hamstring off the bone for his country, Ireland was having an incredibly good 2015.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Sunday 21 December, 2014

Rory McIlroy named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year
# Winning
# Winning

Rory McIlroy named RTÉ Sports Person of the Year

Dec 21st 2014, 11:09 PM 32,932 Views 130 Comments

Meanwhile, Joe Schmidt was named Manager of the Year and Brian O’Driscoll entered the Hall of Fame.

'She has the best left hook in the world' - Why Katie Taylor is a living legend
# Legend
# Legend

'She has the best left hook in the world' - Why Katie Taylor is a living legend

Dec 21st 2014, 6:58 PM 11,761 Views 35 Comments

Michael Carruth, Kenny Egan and Jimmy McGee put the boxer’s achievements in context.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Opinion: Here come the girls... at last, as Katie Taylor set for RTÉ award
# Awards Season
# Awards Season

Opinion: Here come the girls... at last, as Katie Taylor set for RTÉ award

Nov 27th 2012, 3:47 PM 1,541 Views 10 Comments

The Olympic champion will – surely – be crowned Sports Person of the Year ending a wait that was too long.

# rte-sports-person-of-the-year - Monday 19 December, 2011

McIlroy picks up top prize at RTÉ Sports Awards
# Winning
# Winning

McIlroy picks up top prize at RTÉ Sports Awards

Dec 19th 2011, 10:36 AM 1,895 Views 22 Comments

US Open champion Rory McIlroy beat some of the country’s top stars to win the 2011 RTÉ Sports Person of the Year award last night.