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# feature - Sunday 1 January, 2017

‘I was either going to get the boat to die in England or go to an NA meeting’
# Addiction
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# Addiction

‘I was either going to get the boat to die in England or go to an NA meeting’

Jan 1st 2017, 8:00 PM 25,008 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s Homeless World Cup star John Farrell talks to The42 about turning around his life.

# feature - Thursday 29 December, 2016

‘I had a moment where I was considering walking away from sport’
# Doubt
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# Doubt

‘I had a moment where I was considering walking away from sport’

Dec 29th 2016, 8:24 PM 20,044 Views 4 Comments

Irish Olympian Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe tells The42 about his difficult road to the top and why his experience at the Rio Olympics was “bittersweet”.

# feature - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

From West Waterford to the PGA Tour: 2016 only the start of Power's journey to the top
# Power Hour
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# Power Hour

From West Waterford to the PGA Tour: 2016 only the start of Power's journey to the top

Dec 27th 2016, 9:00 AM 14,072 Views 5 Comments

After a whirlwind year, Seamus Power returns home for Christmas and takes stock of his rise from the family farm to golf’s biggest stage.

# feature - Monday 26 December, 2016

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb
# Feature
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Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb

Dec 26th 2016, 8:00 AM 13,831 Views 3 Comments

Ballyboden St Enda’s and Annalise Murphy both brought some very special silverware back to Rathfarnham.

# feature - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'I didn't grow up dreaming of owning a gym. I had no money and had to take the opportunity'
# Interview
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# Interview

'I didn't grow up dreaming of owning a gym. I had no money and had to take the opportunity'

Dec 24th 2016, 3:00 PM 34,049 Views 4 Comments

Dublin footballer Philly McMahon on how he developed a business from scratch and his plans and ambitions for the future.

# feature - Sunday 4 December, 2016

The story of how Ireland took the Taekwon-do world by storm
# Feature
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# Feature

The story of how Ireland took the Taekwon-do world by storm

Dec 4th 2016, 9:00 PM 35,299 Views 13 Comments

Stephen Ryan chats to The42 about the Irish side’s considerable recent successes in the sport.

# feature - Sunday 6 November, 2016

‘You start thinking about Best in a different way because you’re forced to look at him’
# Legend
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# Legend

‘You start thinking about Best in a different way because you’re forced to look at him’

Nov 6th 2016, 8:00 AM 20,943 Views 14 Comments

A lost film about the Manchester legend is showing in the IFI in Dublin tonight.

# feature - Sunday 16 October, 2016

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD
# Diagnosis
# Diagnosis

"There's a lot of shame around it too, people go 'Ah, that's a fake condition'" - Living with adult ADHD

Oct 16th 2016, 6:45 AM 30,545 Views 59 Comments

Lisa Dalton was recently diagnosed with the condition and has found it tough to get proper support.

# feature - Thursday 13 October, 2016

Severed bull's head and boycotts: German football fans fear the rise of 'plastic clubs'
# Feature
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# Feature

Severed bull's head and boycotts: German football fans fear the rise of 'plastic clubs'

Oct 13th 2016, 2:27 PM 7,525 Views 8 Comments

RB Leipzig’s promotion to the Bundesliga this season has left supporters of other clubs worried about the future.

# feature - Monday 15 August, 2016

The life of Katie: Four years on from London, Ireland's golden girl faces her greatest challenge
# Feature
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# Feature

The life of Katie: Four years on from London, Ireland's golden girl faces her greatest challenge

Aug 15th 2016, 8:00 AM 31,519 Views 43 Comments

Katie Taylor begins her Olympic campaign later with questions over the air of invincibility she’s held for so long.

# feature - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'One of their big worries is: how do I handle walking into the Olympic Village and seeing my heroes'
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

'One of their big worries is: how do I handle walking into the Olympic Village and seeing my heroes'

Aug 6th 2016, 10:00 AM 20,551 Views 2 Comments

Niamh Fitzpatrick chats to The42 about working as Team Ireland’s sports psychologist.

# feature - Monday 1 August, 2016

At 38, 4 years after her first competitive marathon, Breege Connolly is set for the Olympics
# Feature
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# Feature

At 38, 4 years after her first competitive marathon, Breege Connolly is set for the Olympics

Aug 1st 2016, 12:12 PM 28,168 Views 8 Comments

The Leitrim native chats to The42 about being a late bloomer when it comes to running.

# feature - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Ex-Belgian star De Bilde on relegation, playing abroad and being jailed for punching a rival
# Feature
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# Feature

Ex-Belgian star De Bilde on relegation, playing abroad and being jailed for punching a rival

Jun 18th 2016, 8:00 AM 3,532 Views 1 Comment

As Ireland prepare to face Belgium in Euro 2016 today, we chat to one of their most notorious footballers of recent years.

# feature - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Letter from Versailles: Flying with Polish fans and battling a French monsoon with Jean-Claude Van Damme
# Trek
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# Trek

Letter from Versailles: Flying with Polish fans and battling a French monsoon with Jean-Claude Van Damme

Jun 16th 2016, 5:30 PM 4,465 Views 1 Comment

Euro 2016 media latecomer Paul Fennessy reports on an eventful day in France.

# feature - Sunday 12 June, 2016

The sports-reporter-turned-analyst for the Northern Irish football team
# Interview
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# Interview

The sports-reporter-turned-analyst for the Northern Irish football team

Jun 12th 2016, 10:00 AM 17,820 Views 26 Comments

Lisa Fallon chats to The42 about her role in helping Northern Ireland create history.

# feature - Monday 6 June, 2016

The Irish boxing club where a young Conor McGregor learned to fight
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

The Irish boxing club where a young Conor McGregor learned to fight

Jun 6th 2016, 10:00 AM 25,231 Views 9 Comments

Damien Murphy chats to The42 about the prestigious Crumlin Boxing Club.

Behind the scenes at the Rás, an international sporting event that remains quintessentially Irish
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Behind the scenes at the Rás, an international sporting event that remains quintessentially Irish

Jun 6th 2016, 9:00 AM 3,665 Views 3 Comments

Away from the doping scandals and negativity, this is sport at its captivating best.

# feature - Saturday 21 May, 2016

'I was contemplating getting on the next plane home', but now Louth star is living his AFL dream
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'I was contemplating getting on the next plane home', but now Louth star is living his AFL dream

May 21st 2016, 8:00 AM 28,710 Views 6 Comments

Ciarán Byrne has put his injury nightmare behind him and today plays his seventh successive game for a rejuvenated Carlton side who have won four in a row.

# feature - Sunday 15 May, 2016

'We just love trying to do that to ourselves. We love that feeling of pain'
# Brothers In Arms
From The42
# Brothers In Arms

'We just love trying to do that to ourselves. We love that feeling of pain'

May 15th 2016, 7:30 AM 20,439 Views 3 Comments

Cork brothers Gary and Paul O’Donovan speak to The42 about the gruelling road to Rio, how they got into rowing, and what it means to be European champions.

# feature - Saturday 7 May, 2016

The Irishman who's a lifelong Leicester City fan
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

The Irishman who's a lifelong Leicester City fan

May 7th 2016, 8:05 AM 29,359 Views 54 Comments

John Duggan chats to The42 after his team were crowned Premier League champions during the week.

# feature - Sunday 1 May, 2016

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

One of Ireland’s best Olympic medal hopes taking great expectations in his stride

May 1st 2016, 8:00 AM 20,677 Views 5 Comments

With Rio 2016 just a few months away, The42 chats to one of the individuals with the weight of a nation on his shoulders.

# feature - Sunday 24 April, 2016

How one ordinary man conquered the toughest race in cycling
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

How one ordinary man conquered the toughest race in cycling

Apr 24th 2016, 8:30 AM 8,232 Views 0 Comments

“The human imagination can be scary sometimes,” says Iain MacGregor.

# feature - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

'Equestrian has given me everything... It's given me a lot of what the disability takes away'
# Feature
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# Feature

'Equestrian has given me everything... It's given me a lot of what the disability takes away'

Apr 20th 2016, 7:00 AM 3,346 Views 0 Comments

With the onset of Rio getting closer, we chat to some of the athletes likely to be involved.

# feature - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Leading Irish Olympic hopeful aims to emulate Sonia O’Sullivan in more ways than one
# Feature
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# Feature

Leading Irish Olympic hopeful aims to emulate Sonia O’Sullivan in more ways than one

Mar 27th 2016, 10:00 AM 25,423 Views 13 Comments

Rose-Anne Galligan chats to The42 about her dreams of competing in Rio this summer.

# feature - Sunday 31 January, 2016

The Australian rugby team that embraces the 'Céad Mile Fáilte' ethos
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

The Australian rugby team that embraces the 'Céad Mile Fáilte' ethos

Jan 31st 2016, 10:00 AM 31,781 Views 3 Comments

Val Baynes chats to The42 about making inroads with Sydney Irish RFC.

# feature - Saturday 17 October, 2015

A 'broke and broken' Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic hero to jailed killer
# Released
# Released

A 'broke and broken' Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic hero to jailed killer

Oct 17th 2015, 9:30 AM 29,935 Views 20 Comments

From breaking records to prison to house arrest, the young life of the champion killer.

# feature - Saturday 26 September, 2015

9 features you probably didn't know exist in WhatsApp
# Text Back
# Text Back

9 features you probably didn't know exist in WhatsApp

Sep 26th 2015, 5:00 PM 95,915 Views 11 Comments

Want to hide when you’ve read someone’s message?

# feature - Friday 7 August, 2015

Is there a big difference between doing football punditry on British and Irish TV?
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Is there a big difference between doing football punditry on British and Irish TV?

Aug 7th 2015, 8:00 AM 20,164 Views 10 Comments

John Hartson and Connor Morris of Setanta Sports give their takes on this oft-discussed topic.

# feature - Thursday 4 June, 2015

'These guys were morons… They didn’t come to watch football'
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

'These guys were morons… They didn’t come to watch football'

Jun 4th 2015, 9:30 PM 34,791 Views 53 Comments

Ger Canning tells The42 about his recollection of reporting at the infamous 1995 friendly between England and Ireland.

# feature - Saturday 30 May, 2015

'It's the first time in professional rugby I found it and I found it in Munster'
# Puma Power
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# Puma Power

'It's the first time in professional rugby I found it and I found it in Munster'

May 30th 2015, 8:30 AM 13,082 Views 5 Comments

Munster hooker Eusebio Guiñazú tells The42 about feeling at home 11,000km from his native Mendoza.

# feature - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Want to represent Ireland at the Tag Rugby World Cup? Here's how...
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Want to represent Ireland at the Tag Rugby World Cup? Here's how...

May 27th 2015, 9:30 PM 18,779 Views 3 Comments

Three representatives of the sport chat to The42 about getting involved.

# feature - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

'The League of Ireland's biggest problem is sitting in our living rooms -- it's Sky Sports'
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

'The League of Ireland's biggest problem is sitting in our living rooms -- it's Sky Sports'

Mar 3rd 2015, 9:36 PM 20,332 Views 66 Comments

Ger O’Brien, Chris Shields and Evan McMillan chat to The42 about the challenges facing Irish football in 2015.

# feature - Sunday 1 March, 2015

'Right now, heavy coverage of League of Ireland is not a smart investment decision'
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

'Right now, heavy coverage of League of Ireland is not a smart investment decision'

Mar 1st 2015, 12:00 PM 12,947 Views 29 Comments

In part 1 of our series, we get journalists’ view on the challenges Irish football faces in 2015.

# feature - Thursday 5 February, 2015

Here is what it costs to rent a property in Ireland
# Highest To Lowest
# Highest To Lowest

Here is what it costs to rent a property in Ireland

Feb 5th 2015, 5:14 PM 31,319 Views 0 Comments

Here we show you what you can expect to shell out each month around the country.

# feature - Thursday 22 January, 2015

It looks like The Sun's Page 3 is back
# Going Nowhere
# Going Nowhere

It looks like The Sun's Page 3 is back

Jan 22nd 2015, 7:20 AM 15,691 Views 39 Comments

The feature has appeared in the paper this morning for the first time in almost a week.

# feature - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Near Misses: 'The US were lucky to get out of the Cold War without a nuclear detonation'
# Cold War
# Cold War

Near Misses: 'The US were lucky to get out of the Cold War without a nuclear detonation'

Dec 14th 2014, 4:30 PM 10,884 Views 22 Comments

“The problem with luck is that eventually it runs out.”

# feature - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night
# Feature
From The42
# Feature

Getting ‘sh*t-faced’ and watching over-18s wrestling is the new thing to do on a Saturday night

Nov 23rd 2014, 10:02 AM 7,559 Views 1 Comment

Over the Top Wrestling’s second event took place in the Tivoli Theatre in Dublin last weekend.

# feature - 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 23,110 Views 12 Comments

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

# feature - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

Finally! Facebook now lets you save articles to read later
# Saving Grace
# Saving Grace

Finally! Facebook now lets you save articles to read later

Jul 22nd 2014, 1:19 PM 6,196 Views 10 Comments

The new feature will allow users to scroll their News Feeds without interruption.

# feature - Thursday 16 January, 2014

How Amsterdam is paying alcoholics to work for beer
# Pilot Project
# Pilot Project

How Amsterdam is paying alcoholics to work for beer

Jan 16th 2014, 7:35 PM 19,550 Views 54 Comments

In a pilot project, the city is giving participants beer in exchange for light work collecting litter and eating a decent meal.