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#Endurance

# endurance - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

'It's amazing': Irish excitement as Shackleton’s lost ship Endurance found after 107 years
# Ernest Shackleton
# Ernest Shackleton

'It's amazing': Irish excitement as Shackleton’s lost ship Endurance found after 107 years

Updated Mar 9th 2022, 2:20 PM 63,996 Views 38 Comments

The wooden ship had not been seen since it went down in the Weddell Sea in 1915.

# endurance - Wednesday 5 January, 2022

Expedition bids to locate lost ship of Kildare born polar explorer Ernest Shackleton
# Going Polar
# Going Polar

Expedition bids to locate lost ship of Kildare born polar explorer Ernest Shackleton

Jan 5th 2022, 7:11 PM 21,740 Views 22 Comments

The Endurance22 Expedition will leave Cape Town, South Africa, on 5 February and travel to Antarctica.

# endurance - Sunday 22 December, 2019

Feeling stressed in the run up to Christmas? Here are some tips to avoid burnout
# Endurance
# Endurance

Feeling stressed in the run up to Christmas? Here are some tips to avoid burnout

Dec 22nd 2019, 4:00 PM 18,598 Views 20 Comments

Between gift shopping and making the perfect dinner, burnout is easily felt this time of year.

# endurance - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon
# Up And Running
From The42
# Up And Running

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

Oct 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 18,354 Views 7 Comments

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

# endurance - Friday 10 August, 2018

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?

Aug 10th 2018, 3:48 PM 25,309 Views 5 Comments

We test your knowledge on the well-known personalities who have pushed themselves to the limit.

# endurance - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

An Antarctic expedition will try to find Ernest Shackleton's ship
# Endurance
# Endurance

An Antarctic expedition will try to find Ernest Shackleton's ship

Apr 10th 2018, 12:36 PM 11,448 Views 24 Comments

The Kildare-born explorer’s ship sank under the ice in 1915.

# endurance - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Sanchez flies in late to win Dublin half-marathon, Hehir shows his form by commanding men's race
# Perfect Prep
From The42
# Perfect Prep

Sanchez flies in late to win Dublin half-marathon, Hehir shows his form by commanding men's race

Sep 24th 2016, 3:30 PM 6,745 Views 2 Comments

Catherina McKiernan took another second place in her build-up to next month’s Dublin Marathon.

# endurance - Monday 28 March, 2016

Easter Monday 1916: An Irish-British crew begin one of the greatest boat journeys ever
# Shackleton 100
# Shackleton 100

Easter Monday 1916: An Irish-British crew begin one of the greatest boat journeys ever

Mar 28th 2016, 8:15 AM 21,560 Views 11 Comments

It was the last throw of the dice for Ernest Shackleton and his men, stranded at the end of the Earth.

# endurance - Sunday 21 February, 2016

'You have to have a few nuts loose in your head to want to do something like this'
# Transcontinental
From The42
# Transcontinental

'You have to have a few nuts loose in your head to want to do something like this'

Feb 21st 2016, 10:00 AM 28,234 Views 2 Comments

Four years later, Simon Hutchinson doesn’t want to be known for just one epic cycle and he’s lining up a journey across Europe.

# endurance - Saturday 25 July, 2015

A Dublin man has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (with a bathtub on his back)
# Dubinatub
# Dubinatub

A Dublin man has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (with a bathtub on his back)

Jul 25th 2015, 5:00 PM 17,602 Views 17 Comments

Robbie Dowling says the experience pushed him “to the abyss, and then some”. His next adventure sounds even more daunting…

# endurance - Saturday 18 July, 2015

"There are some days, it is tough": Irish Muslims reflect after a long mid-summer Ramadan
# Daylight Fast
# Daylight Fast

"There are some days, it is tough": Irish Muslims reflect after a long mid-summer Ramadan

Jul 18th 2015, 8:30 PM 37,321 Views 186 Comments

For the past month, observant Muslims in Ireland have been getting up before 3am and fasting until around 10 at night.

# endurance - Thursday 2 July, 2015

70-year-old woman finishes 100-mile race with just six seconds to spare
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

70-year-old woman finishes 100-mile race with just six seconds to spare

Jul 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 18,737 Views 14 Comments

Legend.

# endurance - Sunday 3 May, 2015

A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today
# So You Just Run?
From The42
# So You Just Run?

A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today

May 3rd 2015, 6:30 AM 5,696 Views 3 Comments

Sean Conway’s incredible journey ends in Cornwall later.

# endurance - Monday 9 March, 2015

One of toughest endurance races in the planet took place in Donegal this weekend - here are the best pics
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

One of toughest endurance races in the planet took place in Donegal this weekend - here are the best pics

Mar 9th 2015, 6:14 PM 11,704 Views 3 Comments

Letterkenny native Sean McFadden was the winner of the men’s race while Waterford’s Diane Behan picked up the women’s title.

# endurance - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...
# Christmas Dinner
# Christmas Dinner

Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...

Dec 25th 2014, 2:45 PM 55,928 Views 35 Comments

Jugged hare, anyone?

# endurance - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?
# Endurance
# Endurance

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?

Oct 12th 2014, 12:00 PM 346 Views 61 Comments

Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?

# endurance - Monday 6 October, 2014

41 filthy dirty photos of the gruelling Tough Mudder event at Punchestown this weekend
# Filthy Gorgeous
From The42
# Filthy Gorgeous

41 filthy dirty photos of the gruelling Tough Mudder event at Punchestown this weekend

Oct 6th 2014, 5:47 PM 11,606 Views 1 Comment

You’re gonna need a hose-down after looking at these.

# endurance - Monday 29 September, 2014

What training should you be doing less than one week out from Tough Mudder Ireland?
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

What training should you be doing less than one week out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Sep 29th 2014, 4:09 PM 3,179 Views 0 Comments

With just days to go, Pat Divilly is back to help you get those final preparations in.

# endurance - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

What training should you be doing less than two weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?
# Fail To Prepare...
From The42
# Fail To Prepare...

What training should you be doing less than two weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Sep 24th 2014, 1:02 PM 3,837 Views 2 Comments

We’re only ten days away from the big day so Pat Divilly is here to take you through those final preparations.

# endurance - Sunday 21 September, 2014

Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan's swimming success
# Long Distance
From The42
# Long Distance

Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan's swimming success

Sep 21st 2014, 12:03 PM 10,541 Views 1 Comment

You don’t need to have a degree in sports science to excel in endurance sport, but it helps.

# endurance - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer
# Brazil
# Brazil

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer

Sep 17th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,657 Views 5 Comments

The former teacher of his nephew has been diagnosed with mixed cell lymphoma, a very rare form of cancer, and he’s hoping to help cover the cost of her treatment.

# endurance - Monday 15 September, 2014

What training should you be doing three weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?
# On Track
From The42
# On Track

What training should you be doing three weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Sep 15th 2014, 2:51 PM 5,597 Views 1 Comment

Pat Divilly is back to help you prepare ahead of the event on 4&5 October.

# endurance - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

What training should you be doing four weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?
# Fail To Prepare...
From The42
# Fail To Prepare...

What training should you be doing four weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Sep 10th 2014, 4:23 PM 17,597 Views 4 Comments

Pat Divilly takes us through a step-by-step programme ahead of the event on 4&5 October.

# endurance - Sunday 7 September, 2014

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days

Sep 7th 2014, 9:59 AM 23,160 Views 12 Comments

How two lads from Ennis, County Clare recently broke a Guinness World Record.

# endurance - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Ireland's toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here's where they're headed
# Race Around Ireland
From The42
# Race Around Ireland

Ireland's toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here's where they're headed

Aug 31st 2014, 2:00 AM 6,540 Views 1 Comment

Just in case you fancy lending your support or a bed to the mad men.

# endurance - Saturday 30 August, 2014

'After cycling 1100 miles, what's another 250?' An expert's guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

'After cycling 1100 miles, what's another 250?' An expert's guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland

Aug 30th 2014, 11:00 AM 3,101 Views 1 Comment

Donncha Cuttriss has completed the ultra-cycle three times. Here, he explains how it’s done.

# endurance - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

250 kilometres in under 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race is back
# Challenge Of A Lifetime
From The42
# Challenge Of A Lifetime

250 kilometres in under 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race is back

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 5,567 Views 4 Comments

Organisers of The Race do not expect all of the 100 competitors to complete the challenging yet gruelling course.

# endurance - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Ironman triathlon is coming to Dublin for the first time next year
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

Ironman triathlon is coming to Dublin for the first time next year

Jun 4th 2014, 5:14 PM 20,907 Views 40 Comments

Leo Varadkar announced today that the world famous endurance race will take place in Ireland in 2015 and 2016.

# endurance - Sunday 4 May, 2014

Galway personal trainer plans world record attempt at first ever Irish Tough Mudder
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

Galway personal trainer plans world record attempt at first ever Irish Tough Mudder

May 4th 2014, 10:15 AM 7,749 Views 3 Comments

The world famous obstacle course comes to Dublin in October.

# endurance - Sunday 13 April, 2014

43-year-old Mauritius striker comes off bench to beat Roger Milla age record
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

43-year-old Mauritius striker comes off bench to beat Roger Milla age record

Apr 13th 2014, 7:35 PM 5,190 Views 4 Comments

Kersley Appou turns 44 on April 24

# endurance - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity
# Suicide
# Suicide

Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity

Aug 8th 2013, 7:15 AM 13,550 Views 41 Comments

Ricky Geoghegan said he is frustrated at how “useless” he feels about the proliferation of suicide and lack of awareness around it.

# endurance - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim
# Diana Nyad
# Diana Nyad

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim

Aug 21st 2012, 1:10 PM 10,325 Views 7 Comments

Nyad’s latest attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage has been abandoned.

# endurance - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits
# Feat
From The42
# Feat

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits

Aug 18th 2012, 11:25 AM 5,191 Views 8 Comments

Frenchman Phillippe Croizon braved near-freezing temperatures to swim the 4k stretch that links America and Asia.

# endurance - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Frank Hurley’s Antarctica: images of early 20th century polar exploration
# Polar Exploration
# Polar Exploration

Frank Hurley’s Antarctica: images of early 20th century polar exploration

Jul 29th 2012, 7:45 AM 6,950 Views 9 Comments

The Australian photographer travelled to Antarctica six times, including as part of the ill-fated Endurance expedition led by Shackleton.

# endurance - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge
# Endurance
# Endurance

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge

Jul 15th 2012, 10:47 AM 15,154 Views 18 Comments

Steve Redmond completed the challenge of swimming the ‘seven summits of the sea’ in Japan yesterday and will return home to Cork tomorrow.

# endurance - Wednesday 11 July, 2012

Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany

Jul 11th 2012, 10:02 AM 620 Views 0 Comments

Check in on how Ireland’s triathletes fared in our weekly round-up.

# endurance - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:09 AM 1,130 Views 0 Comments

The French boat, with Kerryman Damian Foxall on board, ended the eight month race with victory in the west.

Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race'
# Pedal Power
From The42
# Pedal Power

Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race'

Jul 3rd 2012, 7:53 AM 3,980 Views 6 Comments

While Tour de France participants put their feet up after a tough day’s slog, Duncan McKenzie will power on into the wee hours of the night and beyond.

# endurance - Saturday 30 June, 2012

35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland
# Endurance
# Endurance

35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland

Jun 30th 2012, 3:51 PM 6,846 Views 20 Comments

The 21-year-old has completed his 917-mile roundtrip to raise funds for stroke awareness.

# endurance - Monday 18 June, 2012

Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title

Jun 18th 2012, 12:17 PM 238 Views 0 Comments

The victory marks the first occasion in the event’s 79-year history that a team using a hybrid car has claimed the top prize.

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