News from the Isle of Man (isleofman.com) http://www.isleofman.com/News/local News from the Isle of Man en-gb Copyright 2012 Sports News Isle of Man Dot Com RSS Generator 60 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:58:10 GMT Tennis News from Albany http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83247/tennis-news-from-albany news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83247/tennis-news-from-albany Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:58:10 GMT The club hosted the main tennis event of the season last week and we were provided with some excellent tennis especially in the Finals.For Karen Faragher (Douglas) it was another "notch" on her racquet handle! Karen won her 18th Women's singles title having first won in 1998. Added  to this she also...

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Sports Aid Academy athletes to represent the Isle of Man http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83236/sports-aid-academy-athletes-to-represent-the-isle-of-man news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83236/sports-aid-academy-athletes-to-represent-the-isle-of-man Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:53:18 GMT

Students who have attended the Isle of Man Sport Aid Academy will be representing the Island internationally in the coming weeks.A dozen young sportspeople have been selected to participate in archery, athletics, golf, gymnastics and swimming for the Manx team at the Island Games, being held next...

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Isle of Man Football Association announces new sponsor for women and girls football http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83235/isle-of-man-football-association-announces-new-sponsor-for-women-and-girls-football news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83235/isle-of-man-football-association-announces-new-sponsor-for-women-and-girls-football Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:49:14 GMT

The Isle of Man Football Association announced that Nedbank Private Wealth will be the new sponsor of women and girls football at a launch event held at Nedbank Private Wealth’s offices in Douglas on Thursday 15 June.  Frank Stennett IOMFA Chief Executive Officer commented: "We are delighted that...

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Isle of Man Archery Club Report 18th June http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83227/isle-of-man-archery-club-report-18th-june news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83227/isle-of-man-archery-club-report-18th-june Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:53:37 GMT It was a gorgeous day for shooting on Sunday, blue skies, soaring temperatures and a pleasant breeze. It was the last chance for the Island Games Team squad to practice before their kit was put on the mini-bus to begin its long journey to Gotland. The round of the day was a WA1440 (90/70/50/30m for...

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Minister praises athletes ahead of NatWest Island Games http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83225/minister-praises-athletes-ahead-of-natwest-island-games news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83225/minister-praises-athletes-ahead-of-natwest-island-games Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:45:22 GMT The Minister for Education and Children is praising the dedication of athletes as they depart for the NatWest Island Games.More than 230 competitors, coaches and officials will represent the Island in Gotland from 24th to 30th June. Graham Cregeen MHK will be at the Games to cheer on the team and...

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Commonwealth Games Association appoints new Intern http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83224/commonwealth-games-association-appoints-new-intern news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83224/commonwealth-games-association-appoints-new-intern Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:41:48 GMT

Kirree Quayle has been awarded an internship with the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association ahead of the 2018 Games in Gold Coast, Australia. During the year-long placement, starting in July, Kirree will gain valuable work experience assisting the Association build links in the community...

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Youngest winner of the Manx Telecom Parish Walk in over two decades http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83223/youngest-winner-of-the-manx-telecom-parish-walk-in-over-two-decades news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83223/youngest-winner-of-the-manx-telecom-parish-walk-in-over-two-decades Tue, 20 Jun 2017 10:00:25 GMT

Liam Parker has won this year’s Manx Telecom Parish Walk after completing the epic 85-mile course in 15hrs 36mins 59secs, making him the youngest competitor to win since Lee Cain in 1996. Breaking the ladies record, Karen Chiarello was second crossing the line in 15hrs 53mins 44secs, and Adam Killip...

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Olympian encourages young people to take up sport http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83214/olympian-encourages-young-people-to-take-up-sport news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83214/olympian-encourages-young-people-to-take-up-sport Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:56:36 GMT

An Olympian from the Isle of Man has spoken of the power of sport to change young lives.Shooter Tim Kneale has accepted an invitation to be the ambassador for the Microgaming Community Games, being held at the National Sports Centre on Wednesday 21st June.The event, in its second year, encourages 11...

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Tough task: Behind the scenes at the Tough Mann Adventure Challenge http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83205/tough-task-behind-the-scenes-at-the-tough-mann-adventure-challenge news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83205/tough-task-behind-the-scenes-at-the-tough-mann-adventure-challenge Fri, 16 Jun 2017 08:54:36 GMT

The Tough Mann Adventure Challenge in association with Manx Telecom celebrates its fifth anniversary this year. Since it began in 2013 it has grown steadily to become a major fixture on the Island’s sporting calendar – but it’s a year round task to organise it. To find out what’s involved we asked...

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Corporate Golf Day raises a wedge in aid of 2018 Games http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83197/corporate-golf-day-raises-a-wedge-in-aid-of-2018-games news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/83197/corporate-golf-day-raises-a-wedge-in-aid-of-2018-games Thu, 15 Jun 2017 09:52:24 GMT

An action-packed day of golf has helped raised vital funding for the Isle of Man Commonwealth Games Association (IOMCGA) ahead of the 2018 Games on Gold Coast, Australia.More than 60 players from 16 teams played on the day, raising over £3,000 for the charity.Winners of the overall golf day were...

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