Legendary RTE broadcaster and
former honourary President of Vision Sports Fred Cogley, has passed away at age
Fred was the voice of Irish rugby
for 5 decades. He was also head of Sport at RTE for almost three decades (’72-’99)
and broadcast at 12 World Cups and 11 Olympic Games.
Fred succeeded Liam Nolan as
President of Irish Blind Sports (now Vision Sports Ireland) in 2004, a position
he held until 2009. Fred remained on as Vision Sports patron up to his passing.