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#Inspirational

# inspirational - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The42 VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach Inspirational

VIDEO: Emotional Steven Gerrard gathers Liverpool in for post-match team-talk as title comes within reach

The Liverpool captain says Norwich away is now the biggest game of the season.

# inspirational - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The42 'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final' HCup

'You'd probably love to stay in Ireland and keep it an All-Ireland semi-final'

Munster second row Paul O’Connell was thrilled by his side’s maul during yesterday’s victory over Toulouse in Limerick.

# inspirational - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

From The42 Davy Fitz: 'I used to dread getting up in the mornings and going out on the bus, absolutely dread it' Inspirational

Davy Fitz: 'I used to dread getting up in the mornings and going out on the bus, absolutely dread it'

The Clare manager says he was severely bullied as a child.

# inspirational - Thursday 20 February, 2014

The Oscar nomination letter that shows you should never worry about failure

Fail your college course? Don’t let that stop you.

# inspirational - Monday 10 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This viral video inspired that crazy drug scene in The Wolf of Wall Street Inspiring Stuff

This viral video inspired that crazy drug scene in The Wolf of Wall Street

It all makes so much sense now.

# inspirational - Sunday 6 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge 9 facts that will definitely cheer you up The Warm Fuzzies

9 facts that will definitely cheer you up

Turn that frown upside down, friend.

# inspirational - Saturday 5 October, 2013

From The42 Player with 1% sight scores penalty in Swedish league game Inspirational

Player with 1% sight scores penalty in Swedish league game

Andreas Engstrom, who contracted Leber’s disease six years ago, only knew his spot-kick had gone in when he heard the cheering from his Ulvsby IF team-mates

# inspirational - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From The42 Irish women's rugby team honoured at People of the Year awards Inspirational

Irish women's rugby team honoured at People of the Year awards

The Grand Slam winners took home a collective accolade and tribute was paid to rugby fan Donal Walsh.

# inspirational - Monday 5 August, 2013

From The42 7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers Inspirational

7 lessons today’s footballers can learn from Roy of the Rovers

From surviving kindappings to staying loyal to your club, Roy Race could teach today’s millionaires a thing or two.

# inspirational - Monday 15 July, 2013

Blind man walks 140km from Longford to Dublin to help wheelchair users

Rahim Nazarali has only five per cent eyesight but walked along the Royal Canal to raise money for the Irish Wheelchair Association.

# inspirational - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

From The42 Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh Jump For Donal

Alan Quinlan gets behind fundraising bungee jump for late Donal Walsh

The campaign, backed by the Walsh family, aims to raise €30,000 for Crumlin Children’s Hospital.

# inspirational - Thursday 2 May, 2013

From The42 MLS club make the wish of 8-year-old cancer patient in front of 3,000 fans Inspirational

MLS club make the wish of 8-year-old cancer patient in front of 3,000 fans

Atticus Lane-Dupre scored the winning goal in the specially-arranged game. This is great.

# inspirational - Friday 26 April, 2013

From The42 10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true Collection Day

10 years after Croke Park spectacular, Special Olympics dreams still coming true

The organisation is appealing to the public to give generously on its annual collection day.

# inspirational - Sunday 21 April, 2013

From The42 Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon Inspirational This post contains videos

Days after the Boston bombings, this man is competing in London Marathon

Keith Luxon is running in his 72nd long-distance event today.

# inspirational - Thursday 11 April, 2013

From The42 WATCH: Amazing Al Pacino/Páidí O'Sé tribute to the late Kerry legend Paidi O'pacino This post contains videos

WATCH: Amazing Al Pacino/Páidí O'Sé tribute to the late Kerry legend

Hollywood, take note. We want Any Given Sunday 2: Westmeath style

# inspirational - Saturday 16 March, 2013

From The42 Terminal cancer patient runs marathon and wins... while pushing his daughter in a buggy Inspirational This post contains videos

Terminal cancer patient runs marathon and wins... while pushing his daughter in a buggy

The inspirational story of Iram Leon, 32, who won the Gusher Marathon with his daughter Kiana in Texas last weekend.

# inspirational - Thursday 14 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge WATCH:  Your Thursday morning inspiration Inspiration This post contains videos

WATCH: Your Thursday morning inspiration

Gavin is four years old and a total star.

# inspirational - Sunday 10 March, 2013

From The42 Sports film of the week: 26 years – The Dewey Bozella Story Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports film of the week: 26 years – The Dewey Bozella Story

Draw the curtains, lock the door and take the battery out of your phone for this truly inspirational story.

# inspirational - Friday 22 February, 2013

From The42 Marist College seek inspiration from Mark Rohan ahead of Leinster semi-final Past Pupil

Marist College seek inspiration from Mark Rohan ahead of Leinster semi-final

The paralympic gold medallist has been back at his old school to help out with the senior football team.

# inspirational - Thursday 14 February, 2013

From The42 Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner' Review

Oscar Pistorius profile: the inspirational 'Blade Runner'

The South African athlete is one of the world’s most recognisable sportsmen.

# inspirational - Sunday 10 February, 2013

A year in robotic legs: paralysed adventurer hits new milestone Science This post contains videos

A year in robotic legs: paralysed adventurer hits new milestone

Mark Pollock has spent a year gathering data on how robotic exoskeleton is working on his body – and he hopes scientists might get on board for formal study.

# inspirational - Sunday 18 November, 2012

From The42 November tests: Lobbe eyes Irish scalp as Pumas seek to end year on a high Inspirational

November tests: Lobbe eyes Irish scalp as Pumas seek to end year on a high

The Argentina captain reveals that coaching tips doled out by Graham Henry have motivated his teammates.

# inspirational - Monday 29 October, 2012

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin Inspirational This post contains videos

VIDEOS: The best of TEDx Dublin

Reclaiming ghost estates, making city centres liveable places – and where inspiration come from: some thought-provoking videos from Dublin ideas forum.

# inspirational - Monday 15 October, 2012

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…

# inspirational - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Young Irish leaders of future set to SOAR

Irish youth leadership organisation co-founded by former Clare hurler Tony Griffin hopes to instill self-confidence into a generation.

# inspirational - Monday 30 April, 2012

From The42 Deserved: Rougerie no complaint with Leinster win Joy

Deserved: Rougerie no complaint with Leinster win

Meanwhile Joe Schmidt says it was another inspirational half time team talk from Jonathan Sexton which helped inspire the win.

# inspirational - Friday 27 April, 2012

In full: Joanne O'Riordan's speech at United Nations conference

If you read one thing today…

# inspirational - Thursday 5 April, 2012

From The42 Column: how war-ravaged Bosnia found refuge in sport Inspirational

Column: how war-ravaged Bosnia found refuge in sport

The country has recovered from past difficulties, as demonstrated by the success of its sitting volleyball team.

# inspirational - Thursday 12 January, 2012

From The42 Olympic dreams: Behan has done it the hard way Inspirational

Olympic dreams: Behan has done it the hard way

The gymnast qualified for London 2012 yesterday but it’s been far from plain sailing.