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Monday 11 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Inspiration

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O'Connell 'had given us really good direction in the week' - Heaslip
Ireland’s captain on the day was named man of the match against Scotland.
This video of a woman's first 100 days of exercise will get you off your arse
A bit of inspiration never hurt anyone.
Shia LaBeouf apologises for using cartoonist's work uncredited in short film
Everyone’s got a bit of LaBeouf with Shia.
'I hope Roy and Martin O'Neill can turn it around for Ireland' - Paul Scholes
The former Manchester United midfielder told Off the Ball he was privileged to play alongside Keane.
Survivor of Boston Marathon bombing to write a book
A man who lost both legs in the Boston Marathon bombings and helped to identify the perpetrators is working on a memoir.
The Limerick hurlers who were the Cork goalkeeper's childhood sporting idols
Anthony Nash freely admits he’s fairly fussy when it comes to selecting hurleys ahead of next Sunday’s All-Ireland decider.
Acquitted death-row inmate to inspire Irish teenagers with his "story of hope"
Kerry Max Cook, who spent 22 years in prison until he was proven innocent, will share his story with youth outreach movement Soar tomorrow night.
This 17 year old died on Monday but what he left is inspirational
It’s your morning cry, and it’ll make you think about how you’re living your life.
Tipp captain Shane McGrath draws inspiration from Martin Johnson
The player spoke to us about his admiration for the former England rugby international.
WATCH: Your Thursday morning inspiration
Gavin is four years old and a total star.
Chess giving hope to slum children
Self-confidence, discipline and higher ambitions for their future: some of the benefits being reaped by kids attending chess club in Kampala.
10 things we learned at Digital Biscuit today
The future of film, TV and video is being discussed at an event run by the Screen Directors Guild of Ireland: it has thrown up some interesting conclusions…
VIDEO: 4 classic Heineken Cup matches when 4 tries did the trick
The miracle match makes the grade and three other beauties.
Dolan praises Mark Rohan's input to Westmeath football
The Paralympian has been brought on board with the Leinster county’s backroom team for the new season and has already made his mark.
Limbless Canadian scrum-half wins Spirit of Rugby award
“Hopefully just by being on the team I can encourage other people to come and play,” said the Nova Scotia native.
The Dublin City Marathon is tomorrow… here’s some inspiration
That’s it. Training for next year’s marathon starts today.
Nick Leeson: I'm not a motivational speaker. THIS GUY is.
Former trader Nick Leeson is a regular on the after-dinner speaking circuit – but he was blown away by the story of Aron Ralston, with whom he recently shared a stage…
VIDEO: Meet the footless footballer impressing Barcelona
11-year-old Gabriel Muniz from Rio is hopeful football will be a Paralympic sport by the time he grows up.
Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits
Frenchman Phillippe Croizon braved near-freezing temperatures to swim the 4k stretch that links America and Asia.
Nine-year-old Irish girl brings in €20k for educational game
Niamh Gallagher, from Arranmore Island off Donegal, helped persuade we users to fund dad’s project Pora Ora.
VIDEO: How does it feel to carry the Olympic torch? Let Mark Pollock tell you...
Inspirational blind adventurer who broke his back in an accident in 2010 speaks of his proud moment carrying the flame through Dublin today.
The Magnificent Seven: speeches to inspire our boys in green
Sometimes, winners and losers are only seperated by who wants it more. Let’s go get ‘em, inch by inch.
TED2012: The ideas you should hear this year
How social media is making us emotionally lazy, why humans are born optimists and one man who has probably made you cry: the inspiring talks to expect from non-profit group TED this year.
Column: Stay positive, keep moving - the advice YOU gave me
Two weeks ago, Liam Horan wrote about going back to college after 26 years – and the response he received in comments, emails and calls displays the positivity and courage of many people finding their way through the recession.
Beyoncé in choreography plagiarism row
The US singer and dancer has been accused of using choreography by a Belgian dancer in the video for her new song, Countdown.
Boxer to make debut at 52 after being cleared of murder
Wrongfully convicted of murder in 1983, Dewey Bozella spent 26 years in prison. Now, two years after his exoneration, he’s fighting on Bernard Hopkins’ undercard.