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#Dedication

# dedication - Sunday 2 August, 2020

'I was considered not to be Irish... I could have buckled at any stage and drank'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'I was considered not to be Irish... I could have buckled at any stage and drank'

Aug 2nd 2020, 8:00 PM 57,734 Views 9 Comments

John O’Flynn reflects on his career with Cork City, Peterborough United, Limerick and others.

# dedication - Sunday 20 October, 2019

'Anything that's strange, people are going to poke at it. I wouldn't play football too often, I had to turn parties down'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'Anything that's strange, people are going to poke at it. I wouldn't play football too often, I had to turn parties down'

Oct 20th 2019, 11:39 AM 32,516 Views 5 Comments

Gymnastics star Rhys McClenaghan has risen to become one of Ireland’s most exciting Olympic prospects.

# dedication - Thursday 9 May, 2019

'We probably train as much as any full-time team'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'We probably train as much as any full-time team'

May 9th 2019, 7:00 PM 9,181 Views 0 Comments

Aaron Barry reflects on Bohemians’ impressive start to the season.

# dedication - Thursday 20 September, 2018

'More games, more pressure, more stress, so I would suspect those figures are not accurate'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'More games, more pressure, more stress, so I would suspect those figures are not accurate'

Sep 20th 2018, 3:24 PM 18,674 Views 2 Comments

A 2016 ERSI study found that players are dedicating up to 31 hours per week to the inter-county game, but Michael Fennelly says it’s “definitely higher.”

# dedication - Saturday 24 March, 2018

Goalkeeper Colin Doyle starts for Bradford just 20 hours after playing in Turkey 4,000km away
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Goalkeeper Colin Doyle starts for Bradford just 20 hours after playing in Turkey 4,000km away

Mar 24th 2018, 2:39 PM 7,615 Views 2 Comments

The 32-year-old played 90 minutes during a 1-0 friendly defeat to Turkey last night before keeping a clean sheet on Saturday afternoon against Gillingham.

# dedication - Wednesday 13 September, 2017

People are getting behind this Mayo fan's plea for an All-Ireland ticket after she went all out for the cause
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

People are getting behind this Mayo fan's plea for an All-Ireland ticket after she went all out for the cause

Sep 13th 2017, 6:38 PM 20,276 Views 23 Comments

10 hours to get this very appropriate hairstyle.

People are getting behind this Mayo fan's plea for an All-Ireland ticket after she went all out for the cause
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

People are getting behind this Mayo fan's plea for an All-Ireland ticket after she went all out for the cause

Sep 13th 2017, 10:38 AM 9,892 Views 6 Comments

10 hours to get this very appropriate hairstyle.

# dedication - Saturday 25 February, 2017

Ireland's Heritage Hero spent 10 years selling lottery tickets to raise funds
# Dedication
# Dedication

Ireland's Heritage Hero spent 10 years selling lottery tickets to raise funds

Feb 25th 2017, 8:30 AM 10,265 Views 2 Comments

Matt Farrell from Co Longford was named Ireland’s Heritage Hero at an awards ceremony this week.

# dedication - Monday 6 February, 2017

Clare footballers travel 500km inside 24 hours to represent club and county
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Clare footballers travel 500km inside 24 hours to represent club and county

Feb 6th 2017, 12:15 AM 9,993 Views 7 Comments

Gary Brennan and Pearse Lillis have had a busier weekend than most.

# dedication - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Ronaldo reunites with coma patient who woke to a replay of his goal for Portugal
# Fan For Life
From The42
# Fan For Life

Ronaldo reunites with coma patient who woke to a replay of his goal for Portugal

Nov 2nd 2016, 12:58 PM 7,232 Views 4 Comments

David Pawlaczyc and his family drove six hours to meet the Real Madrid star for a second time.

# dedication - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

A dedicated fan didn't let surgery keep her from going to a Beyoncé concert
# Queen Bee
From The Daily Edge
# Queen Bee

A dedicated fan didn't let surgery keep her from going to a Beyoncé concert

Jun 15th 2016, 8:09 AM 3,808 Views 0 Comments

It’s us in July.

# dedication - Friday 25 March, 2016

Man crucified with real nails in the Philippines in annual ceremony
# Dedication
# Dedication

Man crucified with real nails in the Philippines in annual ceremony

Mar 25th 2016, 2:26 PM 35,356 Views 86 Comments

Ruben Enaje dedicated the act to peace in Belgium and other countries targeted by Islamic extremism.

# dedication - Friday 19 February, 2016

I'm going to reach my 16 stone goal. Not by being lazy, but with hard work and dedication
# Column
# Column

I'm going to reach my 16 stone goal. Not by being lazy, but with hard work and dedication

Feb 19th 2016, 5:00 PM 156 Views 23 Comments

This week, Alan says he is looking forward to the Operation Transformation run in Phoenix Park this weekend.

# dedication - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

This guy shared a photo of his girlfriend sleeping for the sweetest reason
# Love
From The Daily Edge
# Love

This guy shared a photo of his girlfriend sleeping for the sweetest reason

Jan 13th 2016, 4:53 PM 14,789 Views 3 Comments

This is sweet.

# dedication - Sunday 27 December, 2015

'Pep Guardiola has shown me 200 videos'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'Pep Guardiola has shown me 200 videos'

Dec 27th 2015, 5:14 PM 11,338 Views 4 Comments

The Spanish coach’s tactical approach has been criticised by Ottmar Hitzfeld.

# dedication - Thursday 29 October, 2015

This moving dedication in Gloria Steinem's new book is going viral
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

This moving dedication in Gloria Steinem's new book is going viral

Oct 29th 2015, 7:29 PM 4,014 Views 1 Comment

Steinem thanked the doctor who gave her an abortion 58 years ago.

# dedication - Monday 12 October, 2015

Somebody has used the pages of Harry Potter to build a perfect Hogwarts
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

Somebody has used the pages of Harry Potter to build a perfect Hogwarts

Oct 12th 2015, 1:45 PM 3,863 Views 2 Comments

And it’s thoroughly impressed the internet.

# dedication - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

This couple just came up with a genius solution to let their pets sleep in their bed
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

This couple just came up with a genius solution to let their pets sleep in their bed

Sep 16th 2015, 6:07 PM 7,953 Views 3 Comments

“9 in the bed and the little one said…”

# dedication - Sunday 23 August, 2015

'I was back training 3 days after giving birth' - The life of an Irish Olympic hopeful
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'I was back training 3 days after giving birth' - The life of an Irish Olympic hopeful

Aug 23rd 2015, 10:00 AM 18,221 Views 4 Comments

Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe chat to The42 about next week’s World Championships and Rio 2016.

# dedication - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

'Lionel Messi's resurgence down to change of diet'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'Lionel Messi's resurgence down to change of diet'

Jun 10th 2015, 12:15 AM 7,234 Views 7 Comments

The four-time Ballon d’Or winner inspired Barcelona to a historic treble after giving up processed food last July

# dedication - Friday 5 June, 2015

One Juventus fan is going to great lengths to see his team in the Champions League final
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

One Juventus fan is going to great lengths to see his team in the Champions League final

Jun 5th 2015, 8:10 PM 6,802 Views 6 Comments

The Turin club have also facilitated him brilliantly.

# dedication - Monday 2 March, 2015

The Peamount U9s showed their commitment to the cause tonight
# Snow Joke
From The42
# Snow Joke

The Peamount U9s showed their commitment to the cause tonight

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:37 PM 5,722 Views 3 Comments

The team trained tonight despite some fairly adverse conditions.

# dedication - Thursday 18 September, 2014

'An hour and a half to training and the same coming back' - Donegal minor dedication
# Passion
From The42
# Passion

'An hour and a half to training and the same coming back' - Donegal minor dedication

Sep 18th 2014, 1:28 PM 5,711 Views 0 Comments

Tony McCleneghan will take on Kerry in Sunday’s All-Ireland minor football final at Croke Park.

# dedication - Monday 15 September, 2014

Man takes picture of his face every day for eight years
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

Man takes picture of his face every day for eight years

Sep 15th 2014, 2:03 PM 4,794 Views 1 Comment

EIGHT YEARS!

# dedication - Monday 1 September, 2014

9 examples of WWE CEO Vince McMahon's unreal work ethic
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

9 examples of WWE CEO Vince McMahon's unreal work ethic

Sep 1st 2014, 9:35 PM 18,297 Views 18 Comments

The controversial billionaire wrestling promoter turned 69 recently.

# dedication - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Rob Elliot is missing his own stag party for Ireland duty... but his mates are still going
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Rob Elliot is missing his own stag party for Ireland duty... but his mates are still going

May 20th 2014, 11:57 AM 6,358 Views 8 Comments

The Newcastle goalkeeper could make his senior debut for the Boys in Green days before getting married.

# dedication - Friday 9 May, 2014

Derry City fans have paid their respects to 'Wee Oscar' at the Brandywell
# Wee Oscar
From The42
# Wee Oscar

Derry City fans have paid their respects to 'Wee Oscar' at the Brandywell

May 9th 2014, 9:32 PM 3,359 Views 3 Comments

Supporters at the Airtricity League clash against Shamrock Rovers made a touching gesture.

# dedication - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Awesome Twitter account has been telling one joke for seven years
# Dedication
From The Daily Edge
# Dedication

Awesome Twitter account has been telling one joke for seven years

May 6th 2014, 8:53 AM 6,305 Views 0 Comments

#gettingthehangofthis

# dedication - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Chesterfield's Irish midfielder Jay O'Shea dedicates league title to his late friend
# Never Forgotten
From The42
# Never Forgotten

Chesterfield's Irish midfielder Jay O'Shea dedicates league title to his late friend

May 4th 2014, 8:03 AM 19,672 Views 9 Comments

The Dubliner played football with St Joseph’s Boys alongside his pal David Spain, who passed away in January.

# dedication - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Make-or-break qualifier sees Algeria fans fill stadium... SIX HOURS before kick-off
# Anticipation
From The42
# Anticipation

Make-or-break qualifier sees Algeria fans fill stadium... SIX HOURS before kick-off

Nov 19th 2013, 3:18 PM 4,608 Views 3 Comments

You can’t question their commitment.

# dedication - Sunday 15 September, 2013

The 'Mayo for Sam' campaign gains support from the bottom of the ocean
# Under The Sea
From The42
# Under The Sea

The 'Mayo for Sam' campaign gains support from the bottom of the ocean

Sep 15th 2013, 12:31 PM 13,564 Views 34 Comments

Kudos to Jeff Moran and Sean Conroy for their dedication.

# dedication - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Irish fan buys rights to show World Cup qualifier in Australia
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Irish fan buys rights to show World Cup qualifier in Australia

Aug 29th 2013, 1:23 PM 15,727 Views 25 Comments

David Feeney has gone to the extreme to ensure he gets to watch next week’s Sweden game.

# dedication - Sunday 16 June, 2013

Irish golfer Simon Thornton dedicates triumph to late dad on Father's Day
# Tearful
From The42
# Tearful

Irish golfer Simon Thornton dedicates triumph to late dad on Father's Day

Jun 16th 2013, 8:10 PM 14,006 Views 5 Comments

The Newcastle, Co. Down pro was emotional upon clinching his maiden European Tour title.

# dedication - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners

Apr 20th 2013, 7:00 PM 35 Views 33 Comments

Jenny Conlon says it’s difficult to understand why an event of achievement like the Boston Marathon would be targeted in such a way. Training for a marathon is one of the most challenging things you can do and it makes you realise that life is for living, she writes.

# dedication - Monday 24 December, 2012

How's Christmas Eve going Kenny? Egan training hard for nationals
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

How's Christmas Eve going Kenny? Egan training hard for nationals

Dec 24th 2012, 4:28 PM 1,076 Views 0 Comments

The Olympic silver medallist also told us that he will be heading out for a jog, or two, tomorrow.

# dedication - Wednesday 21 November, 2012

Due south: Carizza happy to wander for 'club' Argentina
# IreArg
From The42
# IreArg

Due south: Carizza happy to wander for 'club' Argentina

Nov 21st 2012, 2:21 PM 683 Views 0 Comments

After seven years in France, the second row has had to pack his bags to continue playing for the Pumas.

# dedication - Friday 9 December, 2011

Cork gamers to attempt Fifa 2012 World Record
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Cork gamers to attempt Fifa 2012 World Record

Dec 9th 2011, 5:05 PM 644 Views 0 Comments

Four avid fans of the game will play for 2,012 minutes (33 hours 32minutes) in aid of Children In Hospital Ireland.

# dedication - Thursday 27 October, 2011

Kerry's O'Mahony played with broken leg out of 'fear'
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Kerry's O'Mahony played with broken leg out of 'fear'

Oct 27th 2011, 3:29 PM 1,103 Views 1 Comment

The player took part in the majority of Rathmore’s victory over Laune Rangers in the Kerry Club SFC final.

# dedication - Friday 11 March, 2011

Kobe shoots some late-night hoops after Lakers loss
# After Hours
From The42
# After Hours

Kobe shoots some late-night hoops after Lakers loss

Mar 11th 2011, 9:36 AM 428 Views 1 Comment

Star stays behind for two-hour workout after LA lose 94-88 against the Miami Heat.