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  Guardian | Mick Doyle
It was ironic that the former Ireland rugby coach Mick Doyle, who has died in a road accident aged 63, had managed to see off two huge health setbacks in his career and was, according to friends, mentally sharper of late than at any stage in recent years.
Doyle was moved to hospital in Auckland to recover, but was back in harness before Ireland had completed their Pool phase of the tournament.
Doyle recognised that he had a back line capable of producing a running game - which was alien to Ireland's rugby culture - and he gave them the freedom to follow their instincts.
www.guardian.co.uk /print/0,,4923815-103684,00.html   (673 words)

 About Doyle
Act Doyle, for whom the recording work takes place in London, UK, was formed by Doyle himself when he set light to a project that has "absorbed the collaboration of several other musicians to achieve the desired effect"...
In Doyle's music we are blessed with a banquet of original songs written over a 20-year period and embellished by Doyle's colleagues, gifted and mature musicians.
During those ten years Doyle set himself to the task of song-writing and it is from this tranquil location that Doyle seems to have drawn the "strength and energy" to produce the music that fulfils his dream.
www.doyleonstage.com /about.html   (763 words)

 Ireland worldwide and Irish People - Irish news, events in Ireland, Irish culture, genealogy, music, Ireland travel
Mick was killed up North on Tuesday morning, the victim of a car accident when his own vehicle was in collision with a truck on a road just outside Derry.
And Mick Doyle was as entertaining off air as he was so well informed in his role as rugby analyst on RTE radio.
Mick Doyle was also a bloody good coach, a man who won the Triple Crown and the then Five Nations championship with Ireland away back in 1985 when he brought a modern approach to the game long before professionalism landed in this country.
www.irishabroad.com /news/irishinamerica/sport/doyledeath.asp   (447 words)

 Obituary: Doyle's bluster had right effect | Ireland | International | Rugby Union | Sport | Telegraph
Doyle was a controversial figure in Irish rugby yet one who achieved significant things.
Doyle survived a minor heart attack when coaching the national team at the inaugural World Cup in New Zealand in 1987, an incident that effectively brought an end to his coaching career.
Doyle, who took Ireland to the triple crown in 1985, a feat that was only repeated for the first time since then by Eddie O'Sullivan's side during this season's Six Nations, was a loud, fiery character.
www.telegraph.co.uk /sport/main.jhtml?xml=/sport/2004/05/12/srobit12.xml&sSheet=/sport/2004/05/12/ixrugu.shtml   (427 words)

 Killester Basketball Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Mick Casey organised lots of basketballs (not as readily available as they are now), and then the crucial question "the clubs colours".
Mick first arrived in Killester Parish he stayed in the Stenson home in Brookville Park and Maura soon became the first secretary of beloved Killester Basketball Club.
Mick with a plaque and spoke of his hard work and dedication to the club.
www.killester.com /history/history.htm   (4875 words)

 BBC NEWS | Northern Ireland | Rugby legend 'died doing u-turn'
Irish rugby star Mick Doyle was killed when a lorry crashed into his car as he attempted a last minute u-turn in rush hour traffic, an inquest has heard.
Mr Doyle, 63, was on his way to a business appointment when his car was hit by a lorry on the Ballygawley Road in Dungannon in May 2004.
Mr Doyle's friend and business associate William McCollum, who was to meet him on the morning he died, said he was a careful, observant driver.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/northern_ireland/6210818.stm   (454 words)

 The Kingdom: Generous tributes flow following death of Kerry sporting legend Mick Doyle   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The accident took place when Mr Doyle’s Volvo was involved in a collision with a lorry on the main road between Omagh and Dungannon and the legendary sportsman died instantly in the collision.
Mr Doyle later enjoyed success as a writer as well as an analyst and pundit and, in the words of Minister O’Donoghue, “never shied away from speaking his mind”.
Mr Doyle, who was laid to rest at Millicent Cemetery, Kildare on Friday, is survived by his wife Mandy and daughter Emma, and his children Andrew, Sharon and Amanda Joanne from his first marriage.
www.the-kingdom.ie /news/story.asp?j=13512   (635 words)

 Rugby.ie: Mick Doyle killed in car crash   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Former Irish international rugby coach Mick Doyle was killed in a road accident in Northern Ireland today.
Doyle, 63, coached Ireland to the Triple Crown and the Five Nations Championship triumph in 1985.
Doyle also coached Leinster to Interprovincial Championship success five times between 1979 and 1983.
www.rugby.ie /news/breaking.asp?b=147043   (120 words)

 ireland.com - Breaking News - Tue, May 11, 2004 - Taoiseach leads tributes to Mick Doyle
The Taoiseach said that Mr Doyle was one of life's natural enthusiasts:  "His was a life that was truly lived to the full as a player, captain and coach.
Mr Lynch said: "Mick was I suppose one of those people that was larger than life naturally, and in Kerry one would have thought that he would have gone on forever." 
"Mick Doyle was a wonderful player with 20 caps for Ireland to his credit and his many achievements as a coach peaked with the Triple Crown victory in 1985," he said.
www.ireland.com /newspaper/breaking/2004/0511/breaking54.htm   (350 words)

 Scotsman.com News - Obituaries - Mick Doyle
MICK Doyle, who was killed in a car crash yesterday at the age of 63, was an Irish rugby hero, who was capped 20 times and went on to coach his national side to the Five Nations in 1985.
Doyle’s life off the field, where he became a newspaper and television rugby pundit, proved just as eventful.
Doyle, a father of three, survived a major heart attack in 1987, and nine years later suffered a brain haemorrhage.
news.scotsman.com /obituaries.cfm?id=539452004   (543 words)

 Irish Examiner - 2004/05/12: Mick Doyle 1940-2004
TO understand Mick Doyle, to understand his great vitality, you should realise his extraordinary background.Nell Dennehy came from a great Currow family who were at the heart of everything in the parish, in agriculture, in Gaelic football, in rugby and in life in general.
Mick the second inherited this business and added to it a big hatchery.
That was Mick; on the surface he lived for fun and enjoyment but underneath he was a deep and intelligent person.
archives.tcm.ie /irishexaminer/2004/05/12/story449184313.asp   (494 words)

 Headway the National Association for Acquired Brain Injury
Mick Doyle was well known to all Irish sports fans as firstly, a rugby international player, then coach to Leinster and most memorably to the Irish team in the famous 1985 triple crown year.
Mick's near death experience forced him to reassess his life within a family and personal context.
As Mick inches his way from firstly mastering the intricacies of a wheelchair to finally riding his bicycle and swimming, one can sense his renewed wonderment at the world around him.
www.headwayireland.ie /printpreview.asp?id=11   (675 words)

 RTÉ News: Taoiseach leads tributes to Mick Doyle
The Taoiseach has led tributes to Mick Doyle, the former Irish international rugby coach and player, who was killed in a road accident today.
Mr Doyle was in a car which collided with a lorry on the main Omagh to Dungannon road in Co Tyrone this morning.
Mr Doyle was at the helm when Ireland won the Triple Crown and the Five Nations Championship in 1985.
www.rte.ie /news/2004/0511/doylem.html   (425 words)

 RTÉ Sport: Former Irish coach Doyle dies
Doyle, who led Ireland to the Triple Crown and the Five Nations Championship, passed away after a collision between the car he was in and a lorry on the main Omagh to Dungannon Road.
Doyle was born in Castleisland, County Kerry on October 13, 1941.
Quilligan continued: "Mick Doyle leaves an indelible mark on Irish rugby as "a player of distinction" and also as a "coach of renown".
www.rte.ie /sport/2004/0511/doyle.html   (795 words)

 Audio Interview with Mick Galwey - Former Irish Rugby Captain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Mick Doyle went on to coach Ireland to Triple Crown success, and his brother Tom was also an international.
So the background for the great Mick Galway was well and truly laid, an amazing feat to see such world-renowned sportsmen coming from this small and tightly-knit community.
Mick Galwey talks candidly in this hour-long Terrace Talk Special about how he won an All-Ireland Senior football medal with Kerry, the tradition that helped him become such a world-renowned player, the captain of Ireland and Munster, his family and his dreams for the future.
www.terracetalkireland.com /interviews/mick-galwey.htm   (322 words)

 Doyle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Doyle is a surname of Norman descent, and Irish origins.
The original Gaelic form of the name Doyle is O Dubhghaill, derived from the words dubh, which means fl, and ghall, which means foreigner.
Doyle Lonnegan, Robert Shaw's character in the 1973 film, The Sting.
soldir.solutionsadvancing.com /wiki/index.php/Doyle   (276 words)

 Singapore-Forum- Mick Doyle RIP   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Former Ireland rugby international and coach Mick Doyle was killed when a lorry smashed into his car as he attempted a last-minute U-turn during rush-hour traffic, a court heard yesterday.
Doyle (63), a consultant veterinary surgeon, was on his way to a business appointment when his Volvo S40 was hit by a Leyland Daf articulated lorry at Quinn's Corner on the Ballygawley Road, Dungannon, Co Tyrone.
His wife Mandy and the rest of the Doyle family did not attend yesterday's inquest but their solicitor, Ian Martindale, told Dungannon coroner's court that a tragic accident had snatched a true legend.
www.singapore-forum.com /forum/viewthread.php?tid=12645&page=1#pid173908   (519 words)

 BBC SPORT | Rugby Union | Irish | Rugby great Doyle killed
The former Ireland coach and Lions star was involved in an accident near Quinn's Corner, outside Ballygawley in County Tyrone on Tuesday morning.
However, he will be best remembered for coaching Ireland to their Triple Crown success in 1985 when his team played a memorable brand of attacking rugby.
Doyle had a larger-than-life personality and his death will cause huge sorrow throughout Irish sport.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/rugby_union/irish/3703643.stm   (508 words)

 Marine Times News
Following the accident Mick's first reaction was to express concern for his crew "I have lost my boat but at least everyone is safe" said Mick Doyle.
He said it was a big loss to Doyle Fishing Company to loose the MFV Paula but it was also a huge loss to the crew.
Mick says he hopes he will be able to replace the MFV 'Paula'.
www.marinetimes.ie /Assets/_archive_2005/0205_news_01.html   (862 words)

 The Creightonian Online
Ellis Island may be a two-man act, with Mick Doyle (left) on guitar and Dave Marsh on the accordion, but the duo plays several instruments during their high-energy shows.
Mick Doyle and Dave Marsh have been performing their brand of traditional Irish pub music for the last seven years, all the while attending to their other careers and busy family lives.
As a two-time world champion kick boxer, front man Doyle, who came to Omaha 18 years ago from Dublin, says the martial arts he practices, as well as the music, serve as a link to his heritage.
press.creighton.edu /022505/thescene2.html   (512 words)

 American Journalism Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Mick conveyed that request to Singleton during a management retreat in October 1999.
Mick and officials at the Berkshire Bank then formed a limited liability corporation, Berkshire Sports and Events LLC, which pushed to create a Pittsfield Civic Authority that would build, own and manage the facility and would have eminent domain powers to take land.
Mayor Doyle became embroiled in a financial scandal involving mismanagement of the city's health insurance and pension funds and a city deficit that eventually exceeded $10 million.
www.ajr.org /Article.asp?id=3550   (4431 words)

 University College Dublin - News
The rugby club and the wider community in UCD are greatly saddened to learn of Mick’s death in a road accident, whilst returning from business in Northern Ireland.
Mick also played for the Lions and famously coached the Irish team to win the Triple Crown in 1985.
But it is for his great integrity, courage, honour and the warmth of his friendship that he will be truly remembered by his many friends in UCD and throughout the rugby playing world.
www.ucd.ie /news/may04/tribute.htm   (184 words)

 Ellis Island Music » About Mick Doyle / Céard Fúmsa   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
Joe introduced Mick to the Dublin Sunday morning sessions at O Donoughes and Mother Redcaps.
Once after attending a Fureys and Davey Arthur performance in Omaha, Mick sat down with Finbar Furey to talk of their love of the fight game and Mick was inspired by the words of Finbar who said singing is like fighting in that it has to be done with heart.
As Mick would say himself, “I like any singer with a story to tell and a powerful, soulful and emotional way of giving the song to the audience”.
www.ellisislandmusic.com /?page_id=2   (278 words)

 ireland.com - Breaking News - Fri, May 14, 2004 - Funeral held of rugby legend Mick Doyle
Mourners today heard how Irish rugby legend Mick Doyle was a great giant of a man and a loveable character who touched the lives of every one he met.
Mr Doyle (63), was killed in an accident with an articulated lorry near Dungannon, County Tyrone.  The accident happened at a junction known as Quinn's Corner, on the main Dungannon to Ballygawley A4 road.
Mr Doyle from Naas, Co Kildare, topped his coaching career with Triple Crown and Five Nations Championship triumphs in 1985.  Mr Doyle fought back from several illnesses throughout his life.
www.ireland.com /newspaper/breaking/2004/0514/breaking54.htm   (376 words)

 New Year's Day Event Kicks 2004 to the Curb - Health - RedOrbit
It is becoming an annual tradition at Mick Doyle's Martial Arts Center, a small gym tucked behind an auto parts shop at the corner of 108th and Blondo Streets.
Mick Doyle, owner of the gym, said he first held the New Year's Day kick-off three years ago.
Doyle's gym is not exclusive to martial artists.
www.redorbit.com /news/health/116890/new_years_day_event_kicks_2004_to_the_curb/index.html   (417 words)

 Ellis Island on IrishOmaha.com -- Omaha, NE
Audiences will clap their hands and dance to traditional jigs and reels, sing along with ballads and pub songs, laugh to tales of Irish blarney, and wipe tears from their eyes to songs of Irish famine, war, and immigration.
Lead vocalist and guitarist Mick Doyle, born in Dublin, immigrated to the United States at the age of eighteen.
Under the influence of his father and Luke Kelly, Mick began playing guitar at Sunday morning folk mass and then grabbed the bodhran (Irish drum) to attend traditional music sessions at O’Donoughue's pub and Mother Redcaps.
www.irishomaha.com /ellisisland   (303 words)

 Notre Dame Baseball Program Signs One Of Nation's Top Classes, With All 10 Signees Rated Nationally :: Impressive class ...
Mick Doyle is an excellent all-around middle infielder who, much like Sherry, does everything very well.
Shortstop Mick Doyle is one of many Chicago-area products who have taken their game to Notre Dame over the years.
Doyle on His Decision - "I have been coming to Notre Dame football games every year since I was seven years old, but I saw a completely different Notre Dame on my visit this fall.
und.cstv.com /sports/m-basebl/spec-rel/111406aag.html   (7322 words)

 Ellis Island Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-19)
The only problem was Mick did not have “a band”, but he did have a lot of willing and able friends who were willing to give it a go and so a band was born.
After a couple line up shuffles over the years, Mick and Dave Marsh decided that it would be just the two of them that carried on with an occasional guest musician now and then.
Mick and Dave have played at several festivals including the Omaha Irish Festival, Weston Irish Festival, Sioux Falls Irish Festival and the prestigious Kansas City Irish Festival.
www.ellisislandmusic.com   (288 words)

 Missoulian - Evelyn Lucille Doyle
She followed Mick during his service in the U.S. Navy, and after his military service they moved to Montana.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her husband, Mick; her parents; two brothers, Ernie and Bob; and sisters, Viv and Maribelle.
She is survived by her children, Mike Doyle and his wife Dolores of Parker, Colo., Bob Doyle and wife Marty of Corpus Christi, Texas, Dan Doyle and wife Laura of Ed Couch, Texas, and Margi Corey of Choteau; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
www.missoulian.com /articles/2006/05/01/obits/05thu/04_april27.txt   (316 words)

 The Scotsman - Sport - Irish hero Doyle killed in car crash
THE death yesterday in a car crash of former Ireland coach and international Mick Doyle was mourned not only in his homeland but in Scotland too, by his former team-mates at Edinburgh Wanderers.
Doyle, 63, was killed when the car he was in collided with a lorry on the Omagh to Dungannon road in County Tyrone.
We trained at the north side of Murrayfield on a cinder surface, and while we backs would be mincing about playing touch, Mick would have the forwards rucking on the hard surface picking up all sorts of scratches.
thescotsman.scotsman.com /sport.cfm?id=539842004   (368 words)

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