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#Hero's welcome

# heros-welcome - Saturday 24 September, 2016

From The42 'I don't want to be just known as the athlete who runs around every four years and wins gold medals' Interview

'I don't want to be just known as the athlete who runs around every four years and wins gold medals'

Michael McKillop may have returned from Rio with another gold medal but it has been a difficult couple of months for the athlete.

# heros-welcome - Monday 21 September, 2015

Thousands of fans turn O'Connell Street blue for Dublin's Sam Maguire celebrations

The crowds braved the elements to give the All-Ireland winners a hero’s reception.

# heros-welcome - Tuesday 18 August, 2015

# heros-welcome - Tuesday 4 August, 2015

Ireland's Special Olympics team had a hero's welcome at Dublin Airport today

All the best pictures from this morning’s homecoming.

# heros-welcome - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 Ireland's triumphant boxers given a hero's welcome home Recognition

Ireland's triumphant boxers given a hero's welcome home

Badminton Men’s and Mixed Doubles bronze medal winners Sam Magee, Chloe Magee and Joshua Magee also arrived back in Dublin today.

# heros-welcome - Thursday 23 October, 2014

Sergeant-at-Arms who shot Canadian gunman gets standing ovation

Kevin Vickers was given a hero’s welcome in the Canadian Parliament today.

# heros-welcome - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

No comment from O'Driscoll or Heaslip as Irish Lions welcomed home

Sean O’Brien and Jonny Sexton carried out their final press duties on a long 2012/13 season.

# heros-welcome - Sunday 16 September, 2012

From The42 Hero's welcome: Murray given rousing reception in Dunblane Top Dog

Hero's welcome: Murray given rousing reception in Dunblane

The Olympic and US Open champion brought thousands to the streets of the Scottish town.

# heros-welcome - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

From The42 In pictures: home, sweet home for Darren Clarke Hero's Welcome This post contains images

In pictures: home, sweet home for Darren Clarke

The British Open returned to Royal Portrush this afternoon with the Claret Jug. And he brought a present.