# olympic-games - Today’s News
# olympic-games - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
The World Health Organisation has declared an emergency over a mosquito-borne virus.
# olympic-games - Friday 18 December, 2015
Ciarán Gallagher makes the case for the man who became Ireland’s first male gold medallist at the World Boxing Championships.
# olympic-games - Sunday 29 November, 2015
But intelligence chief insists they have no immediate concerns.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
The relentless tennis champion never gives an inch.
# olympic-games - Monday 12 October, 2015
He becomes the second Irishman to go through to the finals.
# olympic-games - Sunday 4 October, 2015
One of Ireland’s top medal hopefuls talks us through his Rio 2016 preparation.
# olympic-games - Thursday 24 September, 2015
# olympic-games - Sunday 23 August, 2015
Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe chat to The42 about next week’s World Championships and Rio 2016.
# olympic-games - Saturday 22 August, 2015
Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe made history at the European Championships in Bath, England.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
Could the Olympics be a possibility for Rathkeale’s finest?
# olympic-games - Sunday 2 August, 2015
CEO John Foley has called on the IAAF to act immediately on the allegations.
# olympic-games - Friday 31 July, 2015
It will become the first city to have held both the Summer and Winter Olympics in 2022.
# olympic-games - Monday 29 June, 2015
Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.
# olympic-games - Monday 22 June, 2015
Sports climbing could also be included.
# olympic-games - Sunday 21 June, 2015
Malta, Slovenia and Serbia were all on the losing side against Anthony Eddy’s men today.
# olympic-games - Monday 15 June, 2015
The sport has applied to be part of Tokyo 2020.
# olympic-games - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
Paddy Barnes discusses his preparations for Rio, the Irish team’s prospects and turning professional.
# olympic-games - Sunday 19 April, 2015
# olympic-games - Thursday 16 April, 2015
The 25-year-old tweeted the bad news this evening.
# olympic-games - Sunday 15 March, 2015
Photos of the abandoned Olympic Village built for the 1936 games in Nazi Germany will give you chills
The International Olympic Committee granted Germany the right to host in 1931, just as Adolf Hitler was rising to power.
# olympic-games - Thursday 11 December, 2014
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport make €2m in funding available for Olympic preparations.
# olympic-games - Friday 28 November, 2014
One of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes provided us with a litany of standout moments.
# olympic-games - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Faster, higher, stronger, rustier…
# olympic-games - Monday 7 July, 2014
Bring a good warm coat.
# olympic-games - Monday 10 March, 2014
The Brazilian legend is worried about the striker, who is carrying a nation’s hopes into the tournament
# olympic-games - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
The scuffles came a day after the protest punk band’s members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina were detained by police in the Russian Black Sea resort
Finland stunned the hosts in Sochi this afternoon.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
History was made in women’s downhill, Germany continued their luge domination and Canada defeated the US in hockey.
# olympic-games - Friday 17 January, 2014
The Russian president said gay people need not fear persecution at the Winter Olympic Games but stood by a ban on promoting homosexuality to children.
# olympic-games - Friday 18 October, 2013
The RTÉ commentator has launched another defence of Michelle Smith.
# olympic-games - Monday 9 September, 2013
IOC still working to recover Armstrong’s time-trial medal from the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
# olympic-games - Saturday 7 September, 2013
The Japanese City was preferred to Istanbul by 60 votes to 36.
# olympic-games - Friday 16 August, 2013
The national broadcaster will also host coverage of the Winter Olympics on RTÉ News Now.
# olympic-games - Friday 9 August, 2013
It’s one year since the Irish boxer’s Olympic triumph.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 7 August, 2013
The author, comedian and activist says Russia should be stripped of its right to hold the games over its passing of anti-LGBT laws, which criminalise those who engage in “gay propaganda”.
# olympic-games - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
Irish Olympic gymnast Kieran Behan on how life has changed since London 2012 and how he’s in a much better place as he sets off on the Road to Rio.
# olympic-games - Saturday 22 June, 2013
The protests in Brazil this week against the huge costs of hosting the 2014 World Cup follows a tradition of major protests against the World Cup and Olympic Games.
# olympic-games - Friday 21 June, 2013
More than one million people are reported to have taken to the streets last night for anti-government protests.
# olympic-games - Friday 22 March, 2013
The athlete is set to learn his fate in relation to the decision on March 28.
# olympic-games - Tuesday 12 February, 2013
Officials voted to cut wrestling from the 2020 Olympics earlier today.