About Us

About Us

Sigmoid Sports is driven by a clear purpose: to establish positive and impactful relationships with clients who deeply appreciate our services and offerings. We are dedicated to creating a platform fueled by our unwavering passion for maximising the performance of our clients, both within their respective fields of play and beyond. Our love for sports and our unwavering commitment to helping individuals achieve their full potential are at the core of our company.

In the realm of Athlete Management, we provide a comprehensive range of services that encompass everything from sponsorship to on-field performance enhancement. Our Event services centre around optimising performance in sports and the workplace, offering a diverse array of speaking engagements and workshops tailored to meet specific needs.

Throughout our operations, we remain steadfast in upholding our core values of Connection, Creativity, Care, and Communication. These values serve as guiding principles in every endeavor we undertake.

Our Bespoke Offerings

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Athlete Management

We aim to not only maximise our client’s performance within their sport, but also unlock their potential outside of it.

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Athlete Management

We aim to not only maximise our client’s performance within their sport, but also unlock their potential outside of it.

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Sigmoid Sports Events

Sigmoid Sports plan and deliver a variety of different events, with particular focus on workshops and talks hosted by various different industry experts.

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Sigmoid Sports Events

Sigmoid Sports plan and deliver a variety of different events, with particular focus on workshops and talks hosted by various different industry experts.

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Meet Our Founders

David Kearney

A proud PGA member of 30 years, David had a significant influence on ladies golf in Ireland over the past 20 years.

It all began for David at the world famous royal county down links where he trained under Kevin Whitson and found his passion for coaching and performance.

As well as being an active swing and golf coaching tutor at The Belfry, David has had the honour of representing the CPG and the R&A on various golf missions and speaking engagements across the world – advising on high performance programs and golf development.

 

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Changing gear, David conducted various high performance workshops for British Olympic Teams in advance of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio – coaching behaviours and best practice for athletes.

David, as performance lead for Irish ladies golf, introduced the multi-disciplinary approach of introducing fellow PGA professionals to concentrate on specialist performance roles within the game such as short game, putting and long game analysis. By introducing a specialist development coach for junior teams, Ireland has achieved numerous noted successes on the ladies’ stage in the last 10 years – perhaps the teams most notable result was the first medal by a British Isles nation in the 2016 Espirito Santo trophy in Mexico, when the team brought home a bronze medal.

David finished his duties as performance director for the Irish Ladies Team at the end of 2020 to concentrate on his work with Sigmoid Sports, plans for Sigmoid HQ, as well as his own coaching and speaking engagements. His final duty being team lead for the Irish Ladies Golf Team at the Tokyo Olympic Games in 2021.

Rob Browne

Upon obtaining his B.Sc in Sports Management, with a specialisation in Sports Marketing, Strategic Planning, and Event Management from University College Dublin, Rob embarked on an exciting journey in New York City. He joined Five Iron Golf, where he immersed himself in the dynamic sports and entertainment industry, gaining invaluable experience.

Notably, Rob played a pivotal role during a significant expansion phase for Five Iron Golf, experiencing the launch of three new locations in Chicago, Baltimore, and Philadelphia. As a key member of their marketing team, he spearheaded the development of diverse partnerships and activation opportunities.

 

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In 2021, Rob furthered his educational pursuits by completing an online course in Sustainable Business Strategy from Harvard Business School Online. Recognizing the importance of sustainability, this area remains a central focus and priority for Sigmoid Sports as the company continues to thrive and expand.

Coming from a sporting background, Rob’s passion for sports runs deep. He actively participated in various sports during his youth, earning representative honors in hockey and dedicating several years to competing in high-level amateur golf.

Within Sigmoid Sports, Rob assumes the responsibility of managing daily operations. He efficiently oversees the commercial and logistical aspects of our Athlete Management and Event offerings, ensuring smooth execution and outstanding client experiences.

“Always Planning for an Upward Curve”