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# high-performance - Monday 30 December, 2019

From measurable momentum with Leinster to shaping the future of the Lionesses
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From measurable momentum with Leinster to shaping the future of the Lionesses

Dec 30th 2019, 7:00 AM 14,409 Views 2 Comments

Wickow man Peter Tierney moved away from the heavyweights in his native province to work with the English FA.

# high-performance - Monday 23 September, 2019

Leinster open new €1.5 million Centre of Excellence at Donnybrook
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Leinster open new €1.5 million Centre of Excellence at Donnybrook

Updated Sep 23rd 2019, 5:00 PM 33,861 Views 27 Comments

The facility will be home to the province’s sub-academy and age-grade teams.

# high-performance - Saturday 10 August, 2019

'The role of that U10s coach is just as important as Leo Cullen's role'
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# Coaching

'The role of that U10s coach is just as important as Leo Cullen's role'

Aug 10th 2019, 7:30 AM 10,020 Views 4 Comments

IRFU head of coach development, Matthew Wilkie, told The42 about his work around the country.

# high-performance - Sunday 12 March, 2017

From the NFL Combine to Irish rugby: Winkelman may be IRFU's smartest hire
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# Expertise

From the NFL Combine to Irish rugby: Winkelman may be IRFU's smartest hire

Mar 12th 2017, 12:00 PM 32,560 Views 9 Comments

The union’s Director of Athletic Performance and Science told us about the work he’s doing behind the scenes.

# high-performance - Sunday 25 September, 2016

'We need to take a tin-opener to the top of our minds': Enda McNulty on elite performance
# Probably All In The Mind
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# Probably All In The Mind

'We need to take a tin-opener to the top of our minds': Enda McNulty on elite performance

Sep 25th 2016, 8:00 AM 21,071 Views 18 Comments

The former Armagh All-Ireland winner talks forensically about sports psychology, motivation and what makes the best.

# high-performance - Sunday 11 September, 2016

'Sometimes we look too much to the US and the UK for what they're doing'
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# High Performance

'Sometimes we look too much to the US and the UK for what they're doing'

Sep 11th 2016, 9:00 AM 12,298 Views 0 Comments

Ireland Women strength and conditioning coach Ed Slattery is running the 2016 Athletic Performance Seminar.

# high-performance - Friday 8 January, 2016

'It starts to remove the excuses': Why Ireland's new elite training centre matters
# Road To Rio
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# Road To Rio

'It starts to remove the excuses': Why Ireland's new elite training centre matters

Jan 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 3,893 Views 5 Comments

€4 million base on the National Sports Campus is due to be fully operational by next month.

# high-performance - Thursday 27 August, 2015

Massive blow for Irish boxing with Billy Walsh poised to take up US coaching post
# Excellence In Exile
From The42
# Excellence In Exile

Massive blow for Irish boxing with Billy Walsh poised to take up US coaching post

Aug 27th 2015, 11:03 AM 19,865 Views 27 Comments

The man who helps Ireland punch above their weight set to leave less than a year before the Olympic Games.

# high-performance - Thursday 9 April, 2015

This house was extended to become a small village
# Hamlet Design
# Hamlet Design

This house was extended to become a small village

Apr 9th 2015, 6:21 PM 3,243 Views 0 Comments

The designers of this home in Australia had some rather interesting ideas when it came to expansion.

# high-performance - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Ireland back row Fitzpatrick striving to bring sports science to life
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Ireland back row Fitzpatrick striving to bring sports science to life

Jan 11th 2015, 8:00 AM 11,444 Views 1 Comment

The 29-year-old’s company is based out of DCU and focuses on driving athletic performance.

# high-performance - Friday 18 July, 2014

Ireland Women centre Murphy striving for perfection at World Cup
# World Cup
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# World Cup

Ireland Women centre Murphy striving for perfection at World Cup

Jul 18th 2014, 7:30 AM 2,824 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old and her teammates have lofty ambitions for the tournament in France.

# high-performance - Friday 18 April, 2014

Nucifora to bring 'greater alignment across all areas' of Irish rugby
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From The42
# High Performance

Nucifora to bring 'greater alignment across all areas' of Irish rugby

Apr 18th 2014, 9:00 AM 3,374 Views 6 Comments

The Australian’s newly-created position was born in a post-2011 Rugby World Cup review by the IRFU.

# high-performance - Friday 3 January, 2014

‘What a clown!’ – Barnes hits back at Minister Ring over funding
# Irish Boxing
From The42
# Irish Boxing

‘What a clown!’ – Barnes hits back at Minister Ring over funding

Jan 3rd 2014, 5:00 PM 23,511 Views 67 Comments

The Olympic bronze medallist is unhappy with the minister’s claims that he should be grateful for the financial assistance he receives.

# high-performance - Saturday 21 December, 2013

‘Successful teams have a consistency of thought’ – George Gregan
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‘Successful teams have a consistency of thought’ – George Gregan

Dec 21st 2013, 8:15 AM 3,031 Views 2 Comments

The Australian World Cup winner provides some insight into how coaches set the standards for their players.

# high-performance - Friday 26 October, 2012

Promoted: McEntee takes up IRFU high performance role
# Behind The Scenes
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# Behind The Scenes

Promoted: McEntee takes up IRFU high performance role

Oct 26th 2012, 6:09 PM 1,551 Views 0 Comments

Leinster academy boss Colin McEntee has been entrusted with Irish Rugby’s next generation.

# high-performance - Friday 10 August, 2012

'It's the Mullingar shuffle' -- Superb John Joe Nevin books Olympic final spot
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# High Performance

'It's the Mullingar shuffle' -- Superb John Joe Nevin books Olympic final spot

Aug 10th 2012, 2:28 PM 10,471 Views 28 Comments

The Mullingar man beat Cuban Lazaro Alvarez Estrada in their semi-final bout at the Excel Arena on a score of 19-14.

# high-performance - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

'I'm just warming up' says Michael Conlan after quarter-final win
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From The42
# High Performance

'I'm just warming up' says Michael Conlan after quarter-final win

Aug 7th 2012, 10:36 PM 6,386 Views 8 Comments

The Belfast fighter insists he’s not going to settle for bronze after victory in London tonight.

# high-performance - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Sport is cruel: Illness forces Grainne Murphy out of 800m freestyle
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Sport is cruel: Illness forces Grainne Murphy out of 800m freestyle

Jul 31st 2012, 11:21 AM 4,602 Views 9 Comments

Glandular fever has ended the Wexford swimmer’s Olympic Games.

# high-performance - Sunday 22 April, 2012

‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh
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‘We weren’t sure were we going to get anybody qualified’ — says boxing coach Walsh

Apr 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 543 Views 0 Comments

Joe Ward won’t be in London this summer.

# high-performance - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

If boxers don’t win gold, London will be a failure for us, says Michael Carruth
# Seconds Out
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# Seconds Out

If boxers don’t win gold, London will be a failure for us, says Michael Carruth

Mar 28th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,408 Views 3 Comments

The pressure is on Billy Walsh’s fighters to deliver this summer, according to the Barcelona ’92 hero.