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Bridgestone visits OCI offices


A group from Bridgestone Ireland made a visit to Howth and the Olympic Council of Ireland office’s today. Bridgestone Corporation is a Worldwide Top Sponsor of the International Olympic Committee through to the Games in 2024.    

Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) hold EGM to allow members to vote on new term limits for Directors and other good governance measures

Olympic Council of Ireland (OCI) hold EGM to allow members to vote on new term limits for Directors and other good governance measures OCI launches new athlete centred Strategic Plan 2018-2024   OCI Athlete Commission launch new Strategic Plan to give voice to Irish athletes in future OCI decision making   Later this evening the […]

Olympic Council of Ireland Strategic Plan 2018 – 2024

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OCI Key Milestones 2017 – 2018

Click here: OCI Milestones Document

OCI Athlete Commission Strategic Plan

        Click here to download the full document: Athlete Commission Strategy  

OCI ANNOUNCE 12 IRISH OLYMPIC HOPEFULS TO RECEIVE OLYMPIC SOLIDARITY SCHOLARSHIPS TO ASSIST WITH QUALIFICATION AND PREPARATIONS FOR TOKYO 2020

Monday, 27 November 2017: The Olympic Council of Ireland (the “OCI”) has announced the names of twelve athletes who have been awarded Olympic Solidarity Scholarships to assist with qualification and preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The Irish Men’s Hockey Team have also been awarded a scholarship to assist in their qualification efforts for the […]

EOC General Assembly Zagreb, Croatia

The European Olympic Committees, General Assembly will take place in Zagreb, Croatia 24-25th November 2017.  50 National Olympic Committees will be present at the Assembly in Zagreb.    The Assembly will open on Friday 24th with an address by the International Olympic Committee President, Thomas Bach, followed by the election of a new Executive Committee […]

McAnuff Brothers On Penultimate Lap For PyeongChang Qualification

After a month’s hiatus, Irish short track speed skaters Ryan McAnuff (22) and Sean McAnuff (20) are back on the Audi International Skating Union (ISU) World Cup Short Track Speed Skating circuit this week in the qualification process to secure berths for Ireland at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in PyeongChang, Republic of Korea.   The […]

ANOC General Assembly Prague

The Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC)  General Assembly is underway in Prague.  The OCI is represented by our President, Sarah Keane and Honorary General Secretary, Sarah O’Shea.   There are 1300 delegates participating at the event with representatives from 205 National Olympic Committee’s (NOC), International Olympic Committee,  President Thomas Bach, and delegates from International Federations […]

Graham Shaw Reflects on the Success of his Green Army with World Cup Qualification in the Bag

The Irish senior women have just qualified for hockey’s World Cup, in London next year (July 21-August 5), for the first time since 2002 and only the fourth time in nearly 50 years. How did you do it? We had to finish top eight minimum at the World League 3 in Johannesburg last July and […]

From the Roads of Bergen to the Rapids of South Africa and Much More in Your Sports Roundup

  CYCLING MASSIVE crowds flocked to cycling’s World Road Championships in Bergen in September where the huge attendances and support saw it favourably compared to when Norway hosted the Winter Olympics in Lillehammer in 1994. Best of the Irish over some demanding courses were Olympian Nicholas Roche and Mark Downey.  Roche’s 12th in the 31km […]
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