Cork City Sports goes live tonight

The Cork City Sports is to be aired on television in Ireland and abroad again this year, in addition to a live stream.

Irish TV and Setanta Ireland will screen highlights of the June 28th event, which will also be streamed live online on YouTube and also on the Cork City Sports website Tuesday night from 6:00pm to 9:00pm (1700-2000 GMT)

In addition, coverage will also be broadcast in the UK on Premier Sports, across 25 countries in Africa via Fox Sports, and in the Netherlands, Italy, Turkey, Greece and Cyprus on their Fox Sports channels.
Jason Smyth
The 65th running of the event, taking place at CIT Stadium, features new Irish 100m champion Jason Smyth and 1500m champion John Travers, 2013 world champion Rob Heffernan, Alex Wright, Phil Healy, Laura Crowe, Karl Griffin and Eoin Everard.

There will also be a special presentation to Cork’s three medallist from the recent IPC Athletics European Championships in Grosseto, Italy, in para-athletics – Orla Barry, Noelle Lenihan and Niamh McCarthy.

Setanta have been airing the Cork City Sports since 2006, with the event appearing on the free-to-air satellite channel Irish TV for the first time last year.

Coverage will be presented by Tulsen Tollett, with commentary from Will Downing and Dick Hooper.

The live link is here –

Irish TV is available in the UK and Ireland on Sky 191 and Freesat 400, plus 191 on eirVision and online at

Setanta Ireland is on Sky 423 and UPC 105 & 400.

Also being covered later in the summer are the Morton Games from Santry and cycling’s Junior Tour of Ireland.

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