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#Cool Runnings

# cool-runnings - Sunday 25 February, 2018

The Irish Cool Runnings: How a group of elite rowers became Ireland's first Olympic bobsleigh team
# Feel The Rhythm
From The42
# Feel The Rhythm

The Irish Cool Runnings: How a group of elite rowers became Ireland's first Olympic bobsleigh team

Feb 25th 2018, 10:00 AM 19,904 Views 7 Comments

While the Jamaicans were creating history by creating an Olympic bobsleigh team, there was something very similar happening at home in Ireland.

# cool-runnings - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme! Jamaica women's bobsled team qualify for first Winter Olympics
# Pyeongchang 2018
From The42
# Pyeongchang 2018

Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme! Jamaica women's bobsled team qualify for first Winter Olympics

Jan 16th 2018, 11:42 AM 11,474 Views 14 Comments

The news comes 30 years after the Caribbean nation’s men team achieved a similar feat — spawning the 1993 film ‘Cool Runnings’.

# cool-runnings - Monday 1 January, 2018

Can you identify these sports movies from one image?
# Test Your Knowledge
From The42
# Test Your Knowledge

Can you identify these sports movies from one image?

Updated Jan 1st 2018, 2:15 PM 14,548 Views 11 Comments

Find out if you know your Coach Gordon Bombay from Coach Tony D’Amato.

# cool-runnings - Friday 17 November, 2017

Nigerian women's bobsled team become the first from Africa to ever qualify for Winter Olympics
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Nigerian women's bobsled team become the first from Africa to ever qualify for Winter Olympics

Nov 17th 2017, 4:19 PM 11,783 Views 15 Comments

They will compete at next year’s games in Pyeongchang after crowd-funding $150,000.

# cool-runnings - Sunday 30 October, 2016

The top 6 alternative songs from sports films
# Silver Screen
From The42
# Silver Screen

The top 6 alternative songs from sports films

Oct 30th 2016, 9:30 AM 6,506 Views 0 Comments

Forget Rocky and Chariots of Fire – these tunes are truly iconic.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team

Sep 21st 2016, 9:03 AM 5,857 Views 8 Comments

The 34-year-old is joined by fellow Olympic runner Ryan Bailey.

# cool-runnings - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging
# Feel The Rhythm
From The42
# Feel The Rhythm

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging

Jun 14th 2016, 10:09 AM 9,884 Views 2 Comments

“You dead, man?” “Yeah, man. RTÉ Player’s killing me.”

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging
# Feel The Rhythm
From The Daily Edge
# Feel The Rhythm

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging

Jun 14th 2016, 9:24 AM 5,290 Views 2 Comments

“You dead, man?” “Yeah, man. RTÉ Player’s killing me.”

# cool-runnings - Saturday 23 May, 2015

The best small country in which to be gay? It's better than yesterday - Enda
# Cool Runnings
# Cool Runnings

The best small country in which to be gay? It's better than yesterday - Enda

May 23rd 2015, 9:12 PM 16,873 Views 52 Comments

“A line went through my head from the old song… ‘Gone are the dark clouds that had me down, it’s going to be a bright, bright sunshiny day’.”

# cool-runnings - Sunday 26 April, 2015

A brazen thief stole an entire ice cream fridge while the store cashier was napping
# 99 Problems
# 99 Problems

A brazen thief stole an entire ice cream fridge while the store cashier was napping

Apr 26th 2015, 3:07 PM 17,258 Views 20 Comments

Giving a whole new meaning to: “He’d sleep through anything”.

# cool-runnings - Friday 26 December, 2014

Feel the rhythm... Which Cool Runnings character are you?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

Feel the rhythm... Which Cool Runnings character are you?

Dec 26th 2014, 11:00 AM 28,116 Views 19 Comments

Whoever you are, we’re sure Irv Blitzer will be proud of you.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

Speedbump: Jamaican bobsled team vow to fight on despite luggage loss
# Not Cool
From The42
# Not Cool

Speedbump: Jamaican bobsled team vow to fight on despite luggage loss

Feb 5th 2014, 1:29 PM 3,402 Views 1 Comment

‘Helmets, spikes, lycra suits, everything is somewhere between JFK and Sochi.’

# cool-runnings - Friday 31 January, 2014

Liam Neeson's talking action films... and 4 other weekend telly highlights
# Tellywatch
From The Daily Edge
# Tellywatch

Liam Neeson's talking action films... and 4 other weekend telly highlights

Jan 31st 2014, 5:15 PM 1,219 Views 0 Comments

We’ve got the telly for you no matter what you’re up to this weekend.

# cool-runnings - Monday 20 January, 2014

The internet raised $30,000 in Dogecoin to send the Jamaican bobsleigh team to the Olympics
# Cool Runnings
From The Daily Edge
# Cool Runnings

The internet raised $30,000 in Dogecoin to send the Jamaican bobsleigh team to the Olympics

Jan 20th 2014, 6:00 PM 6,045 Views 7 Comments

Get on up, its bobsled time!

# cool-runnings - Sunday 19 January, 2014

UPDATE: Confusion over Jamaican bobsled team qualifying for winter Olympics
# Cool Runnings
From The Daily Edge
# Cool Runnings

UPDATE: Confusion over Jamaican bobsled team qualifying for winter Olympics

Jan 19th 2014, 4:25 PM 13,364 Views 11 Comments

Somebody get the lucky egg out.

# cool-runnings - Friday 17 January, 2014

Jamaican bobsled team on the verge of qualifying for the 2014 Olympics
# Cool Runnings
From The Daily Edge
# Cool Runnings

Jamaican bobsled team on the verge of qualifying for the 2014 Olympics

Jan 17th 2014, 4:32 PM 7,536 Views 12 Comments

Jamaica we have a bobsled team.

# cool-runnings - Thursday 2 January, 2014

VIDEO: How to turn a football field into an ice rink for an NHL game
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

VIDEO: How to turn a football field into an ice rink for an NHL game

Jan 2nd 2014, 11:14 AM 2,808 Views 1 Comment

The annual Winter Classic took place yesterday.

# cool-runnings - Sunday 22 September, 2013

7 essential life lessons we learned from the movies
# They Do Move In Herds
From The Daily Edge
# They Do Move In Herds

7 essential life lessons we learned from the movies

Sep 22nd 2013, 11:00 AM 4,211 Views 3 Comments

NO CRYING!

# cool-runnings - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Interview: Galway native on top of the world after North Pole victory
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Interview: Galway native on top of the world after North Pole victory

Apr 20th 2013, 10:00 AM 6,361 Views 17 Comments

Gary Thornton was more relieved than anything else to finish the icy course last week.

# cool-runnings - Monday 4 March, 2013

John Candy is sadly missed... here are 7 of his greatest roles
# Those Aren't Pillows
From The Daily Edge
# Those Aren't Pillows

John Candy is sadly missed... here are 7 of his greatest roles

Mar 4th 2013, 9:00 PM 19,550 Views 34 Comments

He died 19 years ago today.

# cool-runnings - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Track star Lolo Jones looked completely petrified on her bobsled competition debut
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Track star Lolo Jones looked completely petrified on her bobsled competition debut

Nov 10th 2012, 10:12 AM 1,026 Views 0 Comments

But the hurdler still won a medal at Lake Placid.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

Season's greetings: O'Rourke kicks off Olympic year in Vienna
# Cool Runnings
From The42
# Cool Runnings

Season's greetings: O'Rourke kicks off Olympic year in Vienna

Feb 1st 2012, 10:51 AM 509 Views 0 Comments

Derval O’Rourke finished second in the 60m hurdles final at the Indoor Classic Meet in Vienna last night.