Sports

NIPR is pleased to have collected publications on a wide variety of local sports including Athletics, Boxing, Dog Racing, Football, Gaelic Football, Golf, Horse Racing, Motorcycle Racing, Rugby, Snooker.

Athletics

  • Dame Mary Peters: Forty Golden Years. Munich - Olympic Stadium, September 3, 1972
  • The Remarkable Kyles / Denis O'Hara.

Boxing

  • Yesterday's Glovemen: The Golden Days Of Ulster Boxing / Brian Madden.
  • Hooked On The Jab: The B. J. Eastwood Story / By Denis O'Hara

Cricket

  • Bank of Ireland One Day Internationals. Ireland v West Indies. Wednesday 16th June 2004, Thursday 17th June 2004. Civil Service Grounds, Stormont, Belfast
  • Cregagh Cricket Club : 100 not out : 1906 - 2006 centenary booklet.
  • North West Cricket : A Photographic Memoir / Billy Platt & Ernie Falconer.
  • Ballymena Cricket Club founded 1854 : the first 150 years / George Glass.

Dog Racing

  • Tales Of The Dogs: A Celebration Of The Irish And Their Greyhounds / John Martin.

Football/Soccer

  • Alex Moore's Almanac / Padraig Coyle (Belfast Celtic Football Club)
  • Association Football And Society In Pre-Partition Ireland / Neal Garnham. Northern Ireland: International Football Facts / Dean Hayes.
  • Coming Home: A Tribute To Northern Ireland International Football / Alan McMurdy.
  • Creating A Soccer Strategy For Northern Ireland: Views Of The Stakeholders: A Report By PriceWaterHousecoopers On Behalf Of The Department Of Culture, Arts And Leisure.
  • David Healey: The Story So Far / Ivan Martin.
  • Derry City Football Club, 1928 - 2008: The Team I Loved So Well... / Gary Ferry.
  • George Best: The Legend In Pictures / By Ivan Martin.
  • George Best Will Not Be Playing Today: A Book Of Tributes.
  • Green And White Army: The Northern Ireland Fans / Ivan Martin, Photographs By Gary Hancock.
  • Northern Ireland: International Football Facts / Dean Hayes.
  • Northern Ireland's Greats: 100 Top Football Heroes / Dean Hayes.
  • Silent Heroes: Moyola Park Football Club - 125th Anniversary / By Ivor Hawe.
  • The Whites: A History Of Distillery Football Club, 1880-2004 / Dawson Simpson.

Gaelic Games

  • Down GAA: A Review Of 2008 / Edited By Diarmuid Cahill And Elaine Dunne.
  • Kicking down heaven's door : diary of a football manager / Mickey Harte with Keiran Shannon.
  • The Gaelic Fields Of Errigal Kerrogue / Dermott Mccann And Tommy Traynor.
  • Lean Ar Aghaidh: Strategy 2006-2011 / Coiste Chonta Aontroma, Cumann Luthchleas Gael
  • Loughgiel Shamrocks Camogie Club: 60 Years.....1944-2004 / By Kathleen Mcgowan.
  • The Official Yearbook Of Antrim GAA 2006
  • The 'Prairie Fires' Of Aughabrack And Dunamanagh (1921-2010) Clann Na Ngael - Tyrone / Danny Devine And Niall 'Barney' Conway.
  • Sam : the story of Tyrone's first All-Ireland / Francis Mooney.
  • Sons Of Sam: Ulster's Gaelic Football Greats / Seamus Maloney.

Golf

  • Bangor Golf Club: One Hundred Years / Jeremy Stanley & Paula Campbell.
  • The Centenary Of Holywood Golf Club, 1904 – 2004
  • Clandeboye 2000: A Golf Club Through The Twentieth Century
  • Dream On: The Challenge To Break Par In A Year / John Richardson
  • Dunmurry Golf Club
  • Emerald Greens: The Guide To Holiday Golf In Ireland / Roisin Mcauley.
  • Golf Times: The Northern Ladies' Golf Magazine.
  • Play Some Of The World's Best Courses: Golf In Northern Ireland
  • Tales From The Clubhouse: Short Stories From The Mourne Golf Club / John Murphy Snr.
  • Whitehead Golf Club, 1904 - 2004 / [P.J. O'Donnell].

Hockey

  • Blue Is The Colour Garvey Is The Name: The History Of Lisnagarvey Hockey Club 1901-2001 / Alf Mccreary.

Horse Racing

  • History Of Ballyarnett Racecourse And The Derry/Londonderry Races / Tom Deeney.
  • The Twenty Greatest Irish Trained Champions Of Flat Racing / Colm Long.

Motorcycling

  • Beautiful Danger: 101 Great Road Racing Photographs / Stephen Davison.
  • Between The Hedges: A Celebration Of 40 Years Of Road Racing / Stephen Davison.
  • Flying Finn / Stephen Davison
  • Hard Roads: The Essence Of Road Racing / Stephen Davison.
  • The Power And The Glory: The History Of The North West 200 / Alastair Mccook.
  • Ragged Edge: A Raw And Intimate Portrait Of Road Racing / Stephen Davison.
  • Stanley Woods: The World's First Motorcycle Superstar / By David Crawford.
  • Ulster Road Racing In Focus

Rugby

  • Emerald Rugby: Ireland's Leading Rugby Magazine
  • Ireland's Rugby Giants / Ivan Martin
  • The Quiet En4cer: The Authorised Biography Of Paddy Johns

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