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# Making waves

This year
'People like that local touch' - The growth of GAA county podcasts
Feeding the appetite for GAA conversation, keeping emigrants connected to home, insider knowledge on parking – local podcasters are serving many functions.
Irish men's sevens side storm into semi-final against Dupont's France
All time
Ireland's 4x200m men's freestyle team finish sixth in World Championship final
McSharry and Wiffen qualify for the Olympics on opening day of national swimming trials
'The aristocracy of radio': What will Bauer's purchase of Communicorp mean for Irish airwaves and listeners?
'She hopes it encourages young girls to get into the game' - world-class Dublin teen the focus of new film
Brendan O'Connor to permanently take over RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot
15-year-old from Meath takes first place in the men's Liffey Swim race
Dublin trio break record swimming the North Channel from Northern Ireland to Scotland
Ireland's Eddie Dunbar finishes an impressive third in 12th stage of Giro d'Italia
Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record
'When they went to the crowd the place erupted. I think people were speechless at that'
18 for 18: Swimming sensation Mona McSharry continues to ride on the crest of a wave
Irish prop Jager retained by Crusaders for 2018 Super Rugby season
2FM has more daily listeners than Today FM for the first time since Gerry Ryan's death
'He has a track record of success and really backs himself. That filters down to the team'
McSharry keeps on winning as she storms into another final at World Championships
Gold for Ireland! Shane Ryan storms to glory at the World University Games
Latvian underdog continues remarkable run into French Open final on 20th birthday
The world's media is talking about 'Ireland's first openly gay Prime Minister'
Strike4Repeal: Ireland's pro-choice marchers made international headlines
Ellen Keane's remarkable journey from self-conscious 'girl with one arm' to Paralympic medallist
Galway has been voted one of Europe's Capitals of Culture 2020
O'Gorman hopes to cement an attacking role after last night's Ireland hat-trick
Wicklow's Sammy the Seal is going viral all over the world
This magazine cover shows exactly what Donald Trump is doing to his opponents
Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM
Twitter has a special place reserved for all those who came #HomeToVote
Co Clare wave energy project awarded €23m to develop technology
Scary video shows woman almost swept out to sea (after getting overconfident)
Here they are, the best wave photos of the week
Watch this man propose to his girlfriend... while wakeboarding
VIDEO: David Beckham stars in new Guy Ritchie-directed H and M commercial
VIDEO: Protester disrupts Boat Race
Get up, Stand up: Irish paddle surfers off to Peru for world championships