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# run - Saturday 2 March, 2019

'I did get a World Championships silver medal, but I left Finland beginning my entire life again'
# Ireland Scott Talent
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# Ireland Scott Talent

'I did get a World Championships silver medal, but I left Finland beginning my entire life again'

Mar 2nd 2019, 7:00 AM 19,629 Views 2 Comments

The Carlow-sprinter will represent Ireland at senior level for the first time today in Glasgow.

# run - Saturday 7 July, 2018

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'
# Huphup
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# Huphup

'I never like to use that word sacrifice. It's a choice'

Jul 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 5,046 Views 0 Comments

Former Olympian Gavin Noble is part of the duo behind HupHup, a coaching team hoping to help Irish athletes reach an elite level.

# run - Friday 15 June, 2018

Title-chasing Dundalk aiming to make it 8-in-a-row
# RUN
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# RUN

Title-chasing Dundalk aiming to make it 8-in-a-row

Jun 15th 2018, 7:30 AM 3,768 Views 3 Comments

Defender Sean Hoare has been satisfied with his side’s recent form as they prepare to face Derry.

# run - Saturday 12 May, 2018

In photos: Stunning summer morning as 200,000 walk from Darkness into Light
# Dawn Breaking
# Dawn Breaking

In photos: Stunning summer morning as 200,000 walk from Darkness into Light

May 12th 2018, 10:00 AM 48,884 Views 46 Comments

The event began with just 400 people walking in Phoenix Park in 2008.

# run - Saturday 14 April, 2018

'It's been an amazing trip': 65-year-old woman finishes run around the Irish coast
# Irish Rnli
# Irish Rnli

'It's been an amazing trip': 65-year-old woman finishes run around the Irish coast

Apr 14th 2018, 4:56 PM 16,786 Views 12 Comments

Mary Nolan Hickey, who’s 65-years-old, set off on the journey to raise money for the Irish RNLI.

# run - Saturday 7 April, 2018

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning
# Park Run
# Park Run

Ireland's one millionth parkrun is happening this morning

Apr 7th 2018, 7:00 AM 15,163 Views 7 Comments

There are 75 parkruns and 13 junior parkruns across the country.

# run - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Paul Pogba tasted Premier League defeat for first time in over a year tonight
# RUN
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# RUN

Paul Pogba tasted Premier League defeat for first time in over a year tonight

Jan 31st 2018, 11:03 PM 7,370 Views 28 Comments

An incredible 465 days had passed since the midfielder had finished a top-flight clash on the losing side.

# run - Saturday 15 April, 2017

'Catastrophic failure': Scientists have worked out why your shoelaces keep coming undone
# Knotty Mystery
# Knotty Mystery

'Catastrophic failure': Scientists have worked out why your shoelaces keep coming undone

Apr 15th 2017, 9:30 PM 21,533 Views 26 Comments

The mechanics of how laces unfurl have never been thoroughly examined. Until now.

# run - Monday 10 April, 2017

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant
# Gold Coast
# Gold Coast

Australian rapper ran into the sea after running up €420 bill at seafood restaurant

Apr 10th 2017, 10:13 AM 60,202 Views 0 Comments

Police were towed to the man on the back of jet-skis.

# run - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Looking to do a GOAL mile this year? Here are your options across the country
# Christmas Traditions
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# Christmas Traditions

Looking to do a GOAL mile this year? Here are your options across the country

Dec 24th 2016, 5:20 PM 19,394 Views 6 Comments

Twenty-nine counties have events on during the festive period.

# run - Saturday 29 October, 2016

Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did
# Rookie Errors
From The42
# Rookie Errors

Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did

Oct 29th 2016, 12:00 PM 19,902 Views 15 Comments

Common pitfalls of novice runners are well known but still catch many out every year.

The Dublin Marathon is taking place on Sunday (not Monday) and here's what you need to know
# Rerouting
# Rerouting

The Dublin Marathon is taking place on Sunday (not Monday) and here's what you need to know

Oct 29th 2016, 9:30 AM 35,089 Views 23 Comments

A race was moved to Sunday in a bid to attract more international runners.

# run - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Serena Williams got a taxi to the finish line of her own 5k charity run
# Taxi
# Taxi

Serena Williams got a taxi to the finish line of her own 5k charity run

Dec 15th 2015, 8:54 AM 24,401 Views 20 Comments

It’s likely that a previous tennis injury is to blame.

# run - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Winner of Dublin's first Ironman over the line as thousands come out to cheer on athletes
# You Can Do It
# You Can Do It

Winner of Dublin's first Ironman over the line as thousands come out to cheer on athletes

Aug 9th 2015, 11:20 AM 70,892 Views 43 Comments

Traffic restrictions are in place.

# run - Monday 5 January, 2015

Watch: You probably don't want to be this close to an exploding fireworks factory
# RUN
# RUN

Watch: You probably don't want to be this close to an exploding fireworks factory

Jan 5th 2015, 11:25 AM 9,362 Views 13 Comments

One person was reportedly injured in the blast

# run - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Rats On A Plane: Rodent infestation grounds Indian aircraft
# Ahhhhhhh
# Ahhhhhhh

Rats On A Plane: Rodent infestation grounds Indian aircraft

Aug 6th 2014, 2:00 PM 18,438 Views 22 Comments

“I have HAD it with these rats,” is what Samuel L Jackson might have said if he had been on the flight.

# run - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

The new Dublin City Triathlon medals are stupidly cool
# Going For Gold
From The Daily Edge
# Going For Gold

The new Dublin City Triathlon medals are stupidly cool

Jul 2nd 2014, 8:30 PM 3,945 Views 1 Comment

Keep your silly medallions.

# run - Monday 9 June, 2014

Take shelter! Thunderstorms and intense downpours expected across the country
# RUN
# RUN

Take shelter! Thunderstorms and intense downpours expected across the country

Jun 9th 2014, 7:12 PM 29,387 Views 43 Comments

A weather warning has been issued by Met Éireann.

# run - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Home and abroad, 80,000 turn out to walk from 'Darkness into Light' [pics]
# Before Sunrise
# Before Sunrise

Home and abroad, 80,000 turn out to walk from 'Darkness into Light' [pics]

May 10th 2014, 7:55 PM 42,319 Views 78 Comments

There was a larger than expected turnout for the annual event, to raise funds for suicide charity Pieta House. Events were also held in London and Sydney this year.

# run - Monday 28 April, 2014

In Pics: Ray D'Arcy and Eoin Cadogan involved as first Cork Samsung Night Run takes place
# Rebel Runners
From The42
# Rebel Runners

In Pics: Ray D'Arcy and Eoin Cadogan involved as first Cork Samsung Night Run takes place

Apr 28th 2014, 9:36 AM 5,250 Views 2 Comments

Sergiu Ciobanu won the race last night while Orla Drumm was the first woman across the line.

# run - Tuesday 22 April, 2014

Wild leopard shocks rescue workers by leaping up through roof
# RUN
From The Daily Edge
# RUN

Wild leopard shocks rescue workers by leaping up through roof

Apr 22nd 2014, 6:00 PM 25,114 Views 16 Comments

The cat wandered into the Indian village looking for food.

# run - Monday 10 February, 2014

Distressed Davina McCall dragged out of water after freezing Sport Relief swim
# Charity
From The Daily Edge
# Charity

Distressed Davina McCall dragged out of water after freezing Sport Relief swim

Feb 10th 2014, 11:59 AM 43,173 Views 33 Comments

McCall is taking on a week-long 500 mile journey.

# run - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

The 9 stages of going for a run for the first time
# Just Keep Going
From The Daily Edge
# Just Keep Going

The 9 stages of going for a run for the first time

Jan 7th 2014, 9:30 PM 46,298 Views 59 Comments

It’s not an easy task.

# run - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

This basset hound running in slow motion is just what you've always longed for
# Nothin' But A Hound Dog
From The Daily Edge
# Nothin' But A Hound Dog

This basset hound running in slow motion is just what you've always longed for

Dec 31st 2013, 1:52 PM 1,702 Views 0 Comments

‘Believe it or not, I’m walking on air!’

# run - Saturday 30 November, 2013

Dundalk Santas run to try and beat world record
# World Record
# World Record

Dundalk Santas run to try and beat world record

Nov 30th 2013, 3:52 PM 7,072 Views 12 Comments

The Dundalk Charity Santa Fun Run needed 4000 Santas to beat the world record – did it succeed?

# run - Friday 25 October, 2013

This flying Grim Reaper prank is absolutely terrifying
# RUN
From The Daily Edge
# RUN

This flying Grim Reaper prank is absolutely terrifying

Oct 25th 2013, 5:03 PM 2,863 Views 1 Comment

This’ll give you the heebie jeebies.

# run - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

260 kilometres in 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race wants you!
# Test Your Mettle
From The42
# Test Your Mettle

260 kilometres in 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race wants you!

Jul 3rd 2013, 5:49 PM 3,746 Views 2 Comments

The pioneers behind Sand2Snow Adventures are inviting entrants for a gruelling test of physical and mental endurance.

# run - Monday 3 June, 2013

Tens of thousands take to the streets for marathons in Cork and Dublin
# Marathon
# Marathon

Tens of thousands take to the streets for marathons in Cork and Dublin

Jun 3rd 2013, 10:08 AM 10,219 Views 34 Comments

In Cork, the City Marathon has already kicked off from Patrick Street this morning.

# run - Saturday 11 May, 2013

22 great pictures of you running (and walking) from Darkness into Light
# DIL2013
# DIL2013

22 great pictures of you running (and walking) from Darkness into Light

May 11th 2013, 9:44 AM 24,231 Views 26 Comments

Tens of thousands of people got up early this morning to take part in Darkness into Light events across the country in aid of Pieta House.

# run - Monday 29 October, 2012

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon

Oct 29th 2012, 2:22 PM 34,071 Views 31 Comments

Anyone for muscle cramp?

# run - Friday 28 September, 2012

Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians
# Team Ireland
From The42
# Team Ireland

Back to the day job: The challenges keep on coming for Irish Olympians

Sep 28th 2012, 6:50 PM 872 Views 0 Comments

Bronze Medal winner Cian O’Connor competes in China while triathlete Aileen Morrison is in Yokohama, Japan.

# run - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Tri Talk: Aaron O'Brien sprints clear to capture junior race in London
# Green Shoots
From The42
# Green Shoots

Tri Talk: Aaron O'Brien sprints clear to capture junior race in London

Sep 25th 2012, 11:15 AM 689 Views 0 Comments

In your weekly triathlon round-up, the Irish Junior squad excel in London and more than 200 people brave the waters at Blacksod, Co Mayo.

# run - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Natalya Coyle delighted with top 10 finish in Women's Modern Pentathlon
# Fencing
From The42
# Fencing

Natalya Coyle delighted with top 10 finish in Women's Modern Pentathlon

Aug 12th 2012, 7:07 PM 9,173 Views 70 Comments

“Hopefully I made everyone in Ireland proud,” said the Olympian from Meath.

# run - Sunday 29 July, 2012

PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt
# A-maze-ing
# A-maze-ing

PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt

Jul 29th 2012, 12:00 PM 7,196 Views 8 Comments

It’s a far cry from Usain Bolt-shaped mazes we were reared…

# run - Friday 13 July, 2012

Young Irish track stars progress to world championship semi-finals
# English Glee
From The42
# English Glee

Young Irish track stars progress to world championship semi-finals

Jul 13th 2012, 3:48 PM 433 Views 0 Comments

Mark English and Sarah Lavin will hope to make it through to the final of their respective events on Saturday evening.

# run - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Pieta House event shows light at end of darkness
# Darkness Into Light
# Darkness Into Light

Pieta House event shows light at end of darkness

May 5th 2012, 7:45 AM 4,152 Views 4 Comments

The Pieta House Darkness into Light 5km walk/run will take place this month to raise money for those who are suicidal or self-harming. It starts at 4am, bringing participants from the dark into the light.

# run - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

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

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

Nov 16th 2011, 11:27 AM 1,919 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.

# run - Monday 6 June, 2011

And they're off! Mini-marathon fever hits Dublin
# RUN
# RUN

And they're off! Mini-marathon fever hits Dublin

Jun 6th 2011, 1:24 PM 807 Views 8 Comments

The Flora Womens’ Mini Marathon will get underway at 3pm while runners in Cork have already completed 26 miles of the city’s marathon.