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Sport Ireland today announced an investment of nearly €32 million in National Governing Bodies for Sport, direct athlete support and the Local Sports Partnership Network for 2019. The funding announced, represents a significant increase on 2018, includes an investment of €12.845 million in the core activity...

The pre-draw for the upcoming 2019 Fed Cup Europe/Africa Group III event was carried out at 12:00 hrs UK time today to determine which teams will play in Helsinki, Finland and which teams will play in Ulcinj, Montenegro. Both events will take place during the...

The Government is developing the first ever National Volunteering Strategy and we want to make sure your voice is heard! Volunteer Ireland and the network of local Volunteer Centres are hosting a number of meetings across the country so we can hear your thoughts and opinions...

Day 4 – 06/01/2019 The first of today’s final’s began on court 1 at 11.30am with defending champion Osgar O’Hoisin up against David Lloyd Riverview club man Thomas Brennan. Both players put on an exhibition of great tennis with O’Hoisin eventually coming out on top 6-4...

The Shared Access National Junior Indoors is now complete. The tournament held in West Wood Leopardstown finished Sunday the 30th with 8 high quality finals. Tennis Ireland would like to extend a massive thank you to Shared Access who in their second year as title...

An EGM of Tennis Ireland CLG was held on Saturday 8th December at the Croke Park Hotel, Dublin for the purposes of electing a President - Elect and 3 Board Members. Mr Shane Cooke, a former President of the Munster Branch and current member of the...

New Fed Cup Captain Announced Tennis Ireland today announced the appointment of John McGahon as the new Irish Fed Cup Non-Playing Captain. The appointment will take effect immediately and John’s first tie in charge will be the Group III campaign which will commence in 2019.  John succeeds...

Shared Access Senior National Indoor Senior Championships The event sponsored again this year by Shared Access and hosted in David Lloyd Riverview brings together some of the best players in Ireland for four days of brilliant tennis.  There is a significant prize fund for the event, with...

2017/2018 saw the implementation of a 16-month transition Calendar which comes to an end on the 31st of December 2018. Transition points were in place at the end of 2017 to allow this 16-month Calendar to be successful, there will be no transition points this year. The 2019...

Shared Access National Indoor Junior Championships We are proud to announce that the Shared Access National Indoor Junior Championships will take place in Westwood Leopardstown, Dublin from the 27th to the 30th of December 2018. As the last tournament of the year it will serve as a...

On the 25th October, Castlebar Tennis Club, with the sponsorship of McGraths Waste Management has become the first tennis club in the Connacht to launch their ‘think green’ initiative. Our ultimate goal is to eliminate all single use plastics from the tennis club and in...

Winter Matchplay Rules 2018 Winter National Matchplay will take place on Sat 1st -Sun 2nd December 2018. u12 in Galway LTC and u14, 16 and 18 in Westwood Lepoardstown.  Entry is open HERE. The first 12 positions will be offered to the top 12 players nationally ranked according to...

Astonishing achievement by Irish Blind Tennis player. Brian Lenehan from the Windsor TC  and CIYMS in Belfast, who took up Blind Tennis less than two years ago, yesterday pulled off a shock result to take the British Blind Tennis Championships (B2) title in Loughborough yesterday. He...

The inaugural National Blind and Visually Impaired Championships took place on Sunday 14th October at the Ozone Indoor Tennis Arena in Belfast. Twenty players took part from all across Ireland with the biggest contingents from North and South Dublin under the leadership of  Sarah O’Donohoe...