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'The way I faced up to my blindness and paralysis was just replicating what I'd learned through sport'
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'The way I faced up to my blindness and paralysis was just replicating what I'd learned through sport'

Jun 14th 2017, 7:30 AM 6,083 Views 3 Comments

We caught up with two-time Commonwealth medallist, adventurer and cure for paralysis activist Mark Pollock.

Having won All-Irelands with Cork, Dublin's adopted daughter gears up to face her former side
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Having won All-Irelands with Cork, Dublin's adopted daughter gears up to face her former side

Feb 18th 2017, 9:00 AM 23,173 Views 2 Comments

Sarah O’Donovan shares her turbulent story with The42.

'I hate hills' - Jamie Wall takes on Run In the Dark with encouragement from cousin Podge Collins
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'I hate hills' - Jamie Wall takes on Run In the Dark with encouragement from cousin Podge Collins

Nov 14th 2014, 12:33 PM 4,357 Views 0 Comments

The Cork native had ‘Team Jamie’ on the streets for the annual run. .

Did you do the Run in the Dark? See if you can spot yourself in these pics from around the world
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# Fitness

Did you do the Run in the Dark? See if you can spot yourself in these pics from around the world

Nov 13th 2014, 1:43 PM 15,012 Views 8 Comments

Thousands of runners hit the streets from Dublin to Girona.

"Your next adventure is this": The incredible Mark Pollock story to hit big screen
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# Unbreakable

"Your next adventure is this": The incredible Mark Pollock story to hit big screen

Sep 11th 2014, 5:35 PM 20,288 Views 9 Comments

The Irishman’s rollercoaster life – and Unbreakable spirit – the subject of feature documentary.

The Run In The Dark race is back – and now it’s international
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# Mark Pollock

The Run In The Dark race is back – and now it’s international

Sep 25th 2012, 12:30 PM 9,515 Views 6 Comments

Now in its second year, the event boasts six official locations: Dublin, Belfast, Cork, London, Manchester and New York.

Irish adventurer Mark Pollock hopes to defy ‘conventional wisdom’ and walk again
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# Mark Pollock

Irish adventurer Mark Pollock hopes to defy ‘conventional wisdom’ and walk again

Jul 29th 2012, 7:30 AM 6,599 Views 9 Comments

As the countdown to the 2012 Paralympic Games continues, Commonwealth Games medalist Mark Pollock talks about overcoming adversity and always looking to the future.

VIDEO: Blind and paralysed Irish adventurer 'walks' with robotic legs
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# Bionic Legs

VIDEO: Blind and paralysed Irish adventurer 'walks' with robotic legs

Feb 1st 2012, 5:07 PM 5,321 Views 17 Comments

Mark Pollock, injured in an accident a year and a half ago, tests new technology that helps mobility for paralysed.

Leo Varadkar and Eoghan Murphy go on the run (for charity)
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# Mark Pollock Trust

Leo Varadkar and Eoghan Murphy go on the run (for charity)

Nov 16th 2011, 11:27 AM 1,931 Views 4 Comments

The Fine Gael minister and TD are joining thousands in run tonight for blind athlete Mark Pollock, who was left paralysed in a fall last year.