RTÉ - Second Captains Sunday
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Combining music, chat and revealing profile interviews we bring you a lively, light-hearted and humorous tone to a weekend audience far beyond traditional sports fans.
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Clare Balding||Legendary broadcaster and the hardest working person in showbiz, Clare Balding, joins us for the final show of the current series of Second Captains. We discuss gender pay gaps, the Cromwell connection, the success of women's sport and of course her own||27 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Tom Vaughan-Lawlor||The brilliant Tom Vaughan-Lawlor joins us to talk about his new role in The Avengers movie and more importantly, his life as a Shoot! magazine-loving, punch-eating, junior cup rugby-playing sports fan. Will he become our Greatest Non-Sportsperson Sports||20 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Dorothy Cross||This week Second Captains talk to internationally acclaimed artist and five time national swimming champion Dorothy Cross to the show to talk about her love of the ocean, the fusion of art and sport and why its so important to take risks. Plus there's||13 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Blindboy Boatclub of Rubberbandits||This week Second Captains are joined by Blindboy Boatclub of Rubber Bandits fame. He discusses giving Leo Varadkar advise on sound quality, growing up in a school where rugby players rule, healthy can drinking and shrill football fans. Plus there's Ire||6 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Adam Hills||Joining us this week on Second Captains Sunday is Australian stand-up comedian and presenter of The Last Leg Adam Hills. We talked to Adam about covering the Paralympic Games, eye-gouging donkeys and getting trash-talked by Mats Wilander.||30 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Nicky Byrne||This week Second Captains talk to Nicky Byrne about his career as a footballer, and the time he almost made it in the Premier League with Leeds United. Plus there's Richie Sadlier on their time together with Ireland underage sides, and how a career in p||23 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Pat Shortt||Second Captains welcome comedian, actor, model and hurling coach Pat Shortt into studio to discuss method acting, bad hips, Father Ted and Garage. We also look at his impressive sporting CV and ask him how he made it as a human punchbag. Plus there's Or||16 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday with Maeve Higgins||First episode of the second series of Second Captains Sunday with comedian, writer and broadcaster Maeve Higgins in New York city. Plus Uncle Jim Carney talks us through the Great GAA Armed Robbery Of 1977.||9 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains||On the programme today as a Bank Holiday special we featured the Second Captains' in studio. They were celebrating the 20th anniversary of Ken Doherty's win in the World Snooker Championships and also Kathrine Switzer, the first woman to run the Boston||1 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKen Doherty||It's 20 years since Ken Doherty won the World Snooker Championship when he beat Stephen Hendry in the final in Sheffield. He reminisces with the Second Captains about that great day and the celebrations when he returned home||1 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKathrine Switzer||Kathrine Switzer is an American television commentator and marathon runner. In 1967, she became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon as a numbered entry. An official attacked her on the course, grabbing for her race numbers and screaming and curs||1 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains New Year's Eve Special||James Vincent McMorrow had an exceptional 2016, with the launch of his 3rd album, which went straight to no. 1. He joins Eoin, Ken and Murph in studio to discuss his sporting life. He plays out the show with a special version of Prince's "Purple Rain".||31 12 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSunday 21st August||Today the lads go back to the Tokyo Games of 1964 to hear the amazing story of the Irish runner Jim Hogan who didn’t medal, but did become a heroic figure in the childhood of the shows main guest, author and columnist Fintan O’Toole. The lads also c||21 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday||With guests Dara O'Briain and Natalya Coyle||14 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday||Peter Coonan, Andy Lee and Sonia O'Sullivan join the Second Captains today||7 8 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday||Des Bishop||31 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains||Oscar-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson joined the lads in studio to talk about his thrilling 2016 so far.||24 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSecond Captains Sunday, 17th July||David O'Doherty||17 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGabby Logan||The second captains are joined by BBC presenter (and former Rose of Tralee contestant) Gabby Logan.||10 7 2016||Free||View in iTunes|
Back on the Airwaves
After spending far too long off the airwaves the boys are back and it's now a reason to get out of bed on a Sunday morning.
Excellent general interviews with sporting bent.
Summer Love in!
Great to see the gang back for the Summer. Pat Shortt interview was a treat.