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# more-than-sport - Last year 2021

Oisin Murphy crowned top jockey at Royal Ascot, pays moving tribute to Tiggy Hancock
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Oisin Murphy crowned top jockey at Royal Ascot, pays moving tribute to Tiggy Hancock

Jun 20th 2021, 2:18 PM 5,502 Views 0 Comments

‘It really puts life in perspective. We’re all thinking about her and her family.’

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'We're not the heroes. The heroes are the people that are putting their lives on the line for us'
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'We're not the heroes. The heroes are the people that are putting their lives on the line for us'

Apr 2nd 2020, 6:15 AM 4,593 Views 1 Comment

Leona Maguire on life in Cavan through the Covid-19 crisis, her much-changed schedule, and perspective.

'The homeless have been forgotten about completely' - Down raising funds as they run through Covid-19 crisis
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'The homeless have been forgotten about completely' - Down raising funds as they run through Covid-19 crisis

Mar 25th 2020, 12:04 PM 3,071 Views 0 Comments

The Mourne camógs are racking up the kilometres and fundraising for frontline workers and homeless charities.

'I have to come back from Rio with a gold medal or else everyone will say it's been a failure for me'
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'I have to come back from Rio with a gold medal or else everyone will say it's been a failure for me'

Jul 6th 2016, 7:30 AM 7,336 Views 1 Comment

Michael McKillop has come through the other side of four difficult years and now he’s ready to defend his Paralympic title this summer.

Three world champions and two Paralympic champions included in Ireland team for Rio
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Three world champions and two Paralympic champions included in Ireland team for Rio

Jul 5th 2016, 2:35 PM 2,856 Views 1 Comment

Minister for Sport Patrick O’Donovan was in attendance in Dublin as the 44-strong team for this summer’s Games was announced.

'I've found myself in dark places at times, trying to live up to people's expectations'
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'I've found myself in dark places at times, trying to live up to people's expectations'

Mar 30th 2016, 7:26 PM 9,390 Views 0 Comments

Michael McKillop is the subject of Paralympic Ireland’s ‘More Than Sport’ video series.

We spent a day competing with some of Ireland's most inspiring athletes
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We spent a day competing with some of Ireland's most inspiring athletes

Mar 26th 2016, 12:00 PM 13,794 Views 1 Comment

Ahead of the Rio Paralympics, we headed down to Santry to try out some of the sports Ireland will be represented in this summer.

‘It’s amazing what sport can do’: Muller looks back on Mandela’s World Cup
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‘It’s amazing what sport can do’: Muller looks back on Mandela’s World Cup

Dec 9th 2013, 9:08 AM 2,115 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster captain looks back on the moment Pienaar and Mandela met on the field.