Category Archives: Sport

Thurles Sports Festival July 1st 2016 – July 10th 2016

Large numbers of visitors are expected to converge on Thurles for this year’s ‘Thurlessportsfest’ which will lumber up on Friday July 1st 2016; beginning at 11.00 am and continuing until July 10th 2016 inc. The Thurles Sports Festival Committee would … Continue reading

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Trip to Tipp Weekend of Cycling 2015

Miss Katriona Shanahan (PRO ‘Trip to Tipp Weekend of Cycling’) reports. Join us here in Tipperary for the 20th Anniversary of the ‘Trip to Tipp Weekend of Cycling’, which will take place on the 15th & 16th August 2015, in … Continue reading

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First Ever Sports Festival Begins In Thurles

The first ever sports festival of its kind to be held in Ireland, the ‘Thurles Sports Fest‘, will take place in various indoor and outdoor venues, throughout the town of Thurles, from July 3rd next to July 11th inc, with … Continue reading

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Thurles Sarsfields 2014 International Hurling Festival

Michael Dundon, former editor of the Tipperary Star newspaper and PRO of the Thurles Sarsfields 2014 International Hurling Festival reports. Over eighty teams will be taking part in this year’s 2014 forth Thurles Sarsfields International Hurling Festival, which takes place … Continue reading

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Lar Na Pairce Museum Thurles Re-opens

Are you in or close to Thurles, Co Tipperary, tomorrow afternoon, Friday October 11th? Why not take a ‘Late Lunch,’ if you are because Lár na Páirce, the G.A.A. Museum situated here on Slievenamon Road, in the town, will be … Continue reading

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