Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 14°C Monday 27 June 2022

#going the distance

# going-the-distance - Saturday 19 February, 2022

'I was just happy to play to be honest' - Centre switch no problem for Harry Byrne
# Going The Distance
From The42
# Going The Distance

'I was just happy to play to be honest' - Centre switch no problem for Harry Byrne

Feb 19th 2022, 8:12 PM 6,151 Views 3 Comments

The younger Byrne brother was named player of the match as Leinster saw off the Ospreys at the RDS.

# going-the-distance - Wednesday 29 December, 2021

'At times I barely had money for the fuel... I sometimes had to sleep in the car'
# Hard Times
From The42
# Hard Times

'At times I barely had money for the fuel... I sometimes had to sleep in the car'

Dec 29th 2021, 10:00 PM 58,978 Views 4 Comments

Read an extract from Joe Barr’s ‘Going the Distance.

# going-the-distance - Sunday 28 November, 2021

In 2012, a Donegal man 'cheated death' racing across America. Two years later, he tried again
# Determination
From The42
# Determination

In 2012, a Donegal man 'cheated death' racing across America. Two years later, he tried again

Nov 28th 2021, 10:00 AM 56,010 Views 4 Comments

Joe Barr chats about his new book ‘Going the Distance’.

# going-the-distance - Thursday 9 May, 2019

History made as Chelsea set up all-English Europa League final
# Blue Is The Colour
From The42
# Blue Is The Colour

History made as Chelsea set up all-English Europa League final

May 9th 2019, 10:55 PM 23,335 Views 49 Comments

The Blues secured their place in the Europa League decider with a dramatic shoot-out win over Frankfurt.

# going-the-distance - Saturday 18 August, 2018

'All I want to do is run': Injured McKillop remains an inspiration for Irish sport to draw on
# Legacy
From The42
# Legacy

'All I want to do is run': Injured McKillop remains an inspiration for Irish sport to draw on

Aug 18th 2018, 7:45 AM 2,721 Views 1 Comment

Injury will keep McKillop out of European Championship action next week, but his influence will be a lasting one.

# going-the-distance - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

9 things people in long-distance relationships do not want to hear
# Going The Distance
From The Daily Edge
# Going The Distance

9 things people in long-distance relationships do not want to hear

Jul 18th 2018, 9:00 PM 7,238 Views 1 Comment

Please stop talking.

# going-the-distance - Friday 19 January, 2018

Mayo man travels 58,981km in bid to win All-Ireland hurling club title
# Going The Distance
From The42
# Going The Distance

Mayo man travels 58,981km in bid to win All-Ireland hurling club title

Jan 19th 2018, 3:03 PM 39,967 Views 17 Comments

Tooreen captain Stephen Coyne left his family in Melbourne in order to line out against St Patrick’s Ballyragget in the All-Ireland intermediate semi-final.

# going-the-distance - 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 10,534 Views 1 Comment

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

# going-the-distance - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Teamwork the key as cycling club go 750km To Kells and Back for charity
# KELLS ANGELS
From The42
# KELLS ANGELS

Teamwork the key as cycling club go 750km To Kells and Back for charity

May 25th 2014, 11:59 AM 2,517 Views 2 Comments

The fledgling Kilkenny club aim to make the four-day round trip into an annual event.

# going-the-distance - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Dog that gatecrashed a half-marathon gets a medal
# Going The Distance
From The Daily Edge
# Going The Distance

Dog that gatecrashed a half-marathon gets a medal

Oct 9th 2013, 9:59 AM 2,602 Views 2 Comments

He ran it in a respectable time too.