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# sailing - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

'Shell-shocked' Annalise Murphy writes herself into Irish Olympic history
# Sound Of Silver
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# Sound Of Silver

'Shell-shocked' Annalise Murphy writes herself into Irish Olympic history

Aug 16th 2016, 7:25 PM 7,754 Views 1 Comment

Fearless Murphy goes on the attack to claim first sailing medal since 1980.

She's done it! Annalise Murphy claims silver in women's laser radial sailing
# Redemption In Rio
From The42
# Redemption In Rio

She's done it! Annalise Murphy claims silver in women's laser radial sailing

Aug 16th 2016, 5:35 PM 60,108 Views 80 Comments

It was a memorable day for the 26-year-old Dubliner.

# sailing - Monday 15 August, 2016

Annalise Murphy told nobody but she came to Rio for this Olympic medal
# Silver Lining
From The42
# Silver Lining

Annalise Murphy told nobody but she came to Rio for this Olympic medal

Aug 15th 2016, 7:15 AM 39,861 Views 11 Comments

After heartbreak four years ago, the sailor has a massive opportunity today.

# sailing - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 8 From The42
Live Aug 13th 2016, 11:23 AM

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 8

# sailing - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Belief but no expectations yet: Murphy family quietly proud of Annalise in her quest for Olympic glory
# Sailing
From The42
# Sailing

Belief but no expectations yet: Murphy family quietly proud of Annalise in her quest for Olympic glory

Aug 10th 2016, 10:01 AM 28,906 Views 25 Comments

Nerves, lighting candles and solidarity diets – a family in pursuit of Olympic glory.

'Don't start thinking you've a chance until the last race': Flying start just the beginning, warns Annalise
# Plain Sailing
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# Plain Sailing

'Don't start thinking you've a chance until the last race': Flying start just the beginning, warns Annalise

Aug 10th 2016, 6:10 AM 3,265 Views 3 Comments

Annalise Murphy sits second overnight after a battling performance on day two of the laser radial.

# sailing - Friday 5 August, 2016

10 sports Brazil is pinning its medal hopes on at the Rio Olympics
# Home Hopes
From The42
# Home Hopes

10 sports Brazil is pinning its medal hopes on at the Rio Olympics

Aug 5th 2016, 6:42 PM 6,350 Views 6 Comments

From judo to archery, we’ve got you covered.

Olympic liveblog: Friday From The42
Live Aug 5th 2016, 5:30 PM

Olympic liveblog: Friday

'It was a great time in my life, only about 20 other Irish people have ever done that'
# For One Night Only
From The42
# For One Night Only

'It was a great time in my life, only about 20 other Irish people have ever done that'

Aug 5th 2016, 8:15 AM 20,751 Views 3 Comments

Eight years after carrying the Irish flag at the Opening Ceremony in Beijing, Ciara Peelo looks back on the most surreal experience of her life.

# sailing - Monday 1 August, 2016

The 20-year-old set to represent Ireland at the Rio Olympics
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

The 20-year-old set to represent Ireland at the Rio Olympics

Aug 1st 2016, 5:16 PM 21,714 Views 7 Comments

Sailor Finn Lynch discusses moving to Croatia after his Leaving Cert and his hopes for for the next few weeks of action in Brazil.

# sailing - Friday 29 July, 2016

'I got very nervous when I was winning at the 2012 Olympics'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'I got very nervous when I was winning at the 2012 Olympics'

Jul 29th 2016, 3:13 PM 21,899 Views 6 Comments

Irish sailor Annalise Murphy says she is more equipped to deal with pressurised situations now.

# sailing - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

'He's a very strong person' - Olympics-bound Saskia Tidey on father's IRA kidnap ordeal
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'He's a very strong person' - Olympics-bound Saskia Tidey on father's IRA kidnap ordeal

Jul 27th 2016, 8:00 AM 45,303 Views 15 Comments

The former Quinnsworth supermarket boss was rescued from Derrada Wood, Ballinamore in Leitrim 33 years ago

# sailing - Friday 22 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Andrea Brewster and Saskia Tidey
# The Jerries
From The42
# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Andrea Brewster and Saskia Tidey

Jul 22nd 2016, 3:57 PM 6,680 Views 4 Comments

The pair are flying under the radar in Rio – just the way we like it.

# sailing - Tuesday 19 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Finn Lynch
# The Jerries
From The42
# The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Finn Lynch

Jul 19th 2016, 10:00 PM 6,632 Views 0 Comments

The Carlow Laser sailor will be the youngest Irish helmsman ever to compete at the Olympics.

John Twomey: Ireland's flag bearer will be competing at his 11th (!) Paralympic Games
# Plain Sailing
From The42
# Plain Sailing

John Twomey: Ireland's flag bearer will be competing at his 11th (!) Paralympic Games

Jul 19th 2016, 4:23 PM 10,524 Views 7 Comments

“It’s a memory that I will cherish for the rest of my life.”

# sailing - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Ireland's Olympic representation grows as Tidey and Brewster secure Rio berths
# We Are Sailing
From The42
# We Are Sailing

Ireland's Olympic representation grows as Tidey and Brewster secure Rio berths

Mar 24th 2016, 5:16 PM 4,058 Views 2 Comments

Ireland has now qualified in four sailing events for this summer’s Olympics in Brazil.

# sailing - Sunday 7 February, 2016

Ireland's Annalise Murphy on great expectations, Rio’s unclean water and coping with light winds
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Ireland's Annalise Murphy on great expectations, Rio’s unclean water and coping with light winds

Feb 7th 2016, 8:00 AM 16,024 Views 11 Comments

The Irish sailor chats to The42 about her big year ahead.

# sailing - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Thousands of dead fish found near Rio's Olympic waters
# Pollution
From The42
# Pollution

Thousands of dead fish found near Rio's Olympic waters

Jan 14th 2016, 3:56 PM 6,475 Views 2 Comments

Water pollution concerns are not easing with the Games just seven months away.

# sailing - Saturday 18 July, 2015

Kisses all round as LÉ Eithne sailors welcomed back home
# Hello Sailor
# Hello Sailor

Kisses all round as LÉ Eithne sailors welcomed back home

Jul 18th 2015, 7:50 PM 21,816 Views 96 Comments

It has also been reported this morning that Ireland is set to take in an additional 600 migrants over the next two years.

# sailing - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics
# Success
From The42
# Success

Ireland's Annalise Murphy qualifies for the 2016 Olympics

Sep 17th 2014, 5:28 PM 8,098 Views 9 Comments

The Irish sailor will have a chance to improve on her fourth place finish at the 2012 Olympics.

# sailing - Monday 11 August, 2014

Up to 97 people rescued as stormy weather hits Down sailing competition
# Overboard
# Overboard

Up to 97 people rescued as stormy weather hits Down sailing competition

Aug 11th 2014, 10:56 PM 22,246 Views 31 Comments

The Dublin Coast Guard rescue helicopter was tasked to assist in the operation.

# sailing - Saturday 26 July, 2014

Ireland dominant on final day to secure second Commodores' Cup title
# Winners
From The42
# Winners

Ireland dominant on final day to secure second Commodores' Cup title

Jul 26th 2014, 3:57 PM 1,916 Views 2 Comments

The Irish team have repeated their 2010 success in Cowes.

# sailing - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Ahoy! One of the world's largest tall ships arrives in Dublin
# De Elcano
# De Elcano

Ahoy! One of the world's largest tall ships arrives in Dublin

Jun 7th 2014, 4:22 PM 18,660 Views 20 Comments

The Juan Sebastián de Elcano, the third-largest tall ship in the world, is staying over for five days.

# sailing - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Impressive World Cup silver medal for Irish Olympic duo Seaton and McGovern
# We Are Sailing
From The42
# We Are Sailing

Impressive World Cup silver medal for Irish Olympic duo Seaton and McGovern

Apr 26th 2014, 3:47 PM 6,170 Views 6 Comments

The sailors finished just behind the Kiwi team of Peter Burling and Blair Tuke.

# sailing - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

€25 million to be invested in Irish sport in 2014
# Funding
From The42
# Funding

€25 million to be invested in Irish sport in 2014

Feb 12th 2014, 5:38 PM 2,790 Views 9 Comments

€8.7 million will go to High Performance Sport.

# sailing - Monday 20 January, 2014

Chinese Titanic museum will allow visitors to go down with the ship
# Down With This Ship
From The Daily Edge
# Down With This Ship

Chinese Titanic museum will allow visitors to go down with the ship

Jan 20th 2014, 2:30 PM 2,178 Views 1 Comment

The museum will take the shape of a replica Titanic.

# sailing - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Poll: Who should be the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year?
# You Decide
From The42
# You Decide

Poll: Who should be the RTÉ Sports Person of the Year?

Dec 21st 2013, 8:30 AM 4,397 Views 7 Comments

A galaxy of stars are up for the most prestigious award in Irish sports tonight.

# sailing - Sunday 3 November, 2013

WATCH: Six rescued from yacht in gale force conditions
# RNLI
# RNLI

WATCH: Six rescued from yacht in gale force conditions

Nov 3rd 2013, 2:01 PM 14,670 Views 20 Comments

The crew became stranded in Dublin bay just after six last night. A RNLI crew member with a headcam captured the rescue on video.

# sailing - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Meet the 14-year-old Irish girl who’s now a world champion in karate
# Young Star
From The42
# Young Star

Meet the 14-year-old Irish girl who’s now a world champion in karate

Oct 6th 2013, 12:00 PM 18,957 Views 38 Comments

Leeanne Royle spoke of how Katie Taylor inspired her to claim Ireland’s first-ever gold at the recent event.

# sailing - Monday 9 September, 2013

‘I kind of felt like I was daydreaming’ – Annalise Murphy reflects on European gold triumph
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

‘I kind of felt like I was daydreaming’ – Annalise Murphy reflects on European gold triumph

Sep 9th 2013, 8:10 PM 6,990 Views 8 Comments

The Irish sailor says she hopes her success “makes people realise that we can compete against the big countries”.

# sailing - Friday 6 September, 2013

Ireland's Annalise Murphy secures Laser Radial European title
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

Ireland's Annalise Murphy secures Laser Radial European title

Sep 6th 2013, 6:09 PM 7,296 Views 9 Comments

The 23-year-old’s finishes of second, third and first in today’s final three races confirmed her triumph.

# sailing - Saturday 31 August, 2013

In pics: Annalise Murphy makes the most of practice day in Dublin Bay
# Sailing
From The42
# Sailing

In pics: Annalise Murphy makes the most of practice day in Dublin Bay

Aug 31st 2013, 5:45 PM 1,216 Views 0 Comments

The Laser European and World Championships officially begin tomorrow.

# sailing - Friday 23 August, 2013

Five teens rescued by RNLI after dinghy is swept away
# Rescue
# Rescue

Five teens rescued by RNLI after dinghy is swept away

Aug 23rd 2013, 7:50 AM 7,980 Views 11 Comments

The engine on a dinghy transferring a group to a yacht failed, stranding a group of teenagers in a ferry channel.

# sailing - Thursday 18 July, 2013

Man attempts to sail from Dorset to Ireland in an inflatable dinghy...
# Rescue Me
# Rescue Me

Man attempts to sail from Dorset to Ireland in an inflatable dinghy...

Jul 18th 2013, 3:45 PM 12,716 Views 58 Comments

… gets severely sunburnt and has to be rescued. Was it ever going to end well?

# sailing - Thursday 13 June, 2013

In pictures: Kearney celebrates Lions call by sailing up a storm in Sydney
# We Are Sailing
From The42
# We Are Sailing

In pictures: Kearney celebrates Lions call by sailing up a storm in Sydney

Jun 13th 2013, 2:44 PM 4,004 Views 2 Comments

The fullback was the only Irish Lion let off the leash before Saturday’s big match.

# sailing - Thursday 16 May, 2013

Column: You can get a tan from a bottle, so save your skin
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: You can get a tan from a bottle, so save your skin

May 16th 2013, 7:30 PM 214 Views 37 Comments

People in Ireland seem to be obsessed with getting a tan – but this country has one of the highest skin cancer rates in the entire world. It’s time to wake up to the real danger sun of exposure, says Pauline Power, who was diagnosed with a melanoma at 29.

# sailing - Sunday 12 May, 2013

GOLD! Annalise Murphy sails to victory in Italy
# Winning
From The42
# Winning

GOLD! Annalise Murphy sails to victory in Italy

May 12th 2013, 4:37 PM 1,439 Views 4 Comments

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy has won laser radial gold at the Italian Olympic Week regatta.

# sailing - Thursday 18 April, 2013

For an Olympic sailor, training in snow and 40 knot winds are par for the course
# Sacrifice
From The42
# Sacrifice

For an Olympic sailor, training in snow and 40 knot winds are par for the course

Apr 18th 2013, 1:18 PM 1,963 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s Annalise Murphy, fourth at last year’s London Olympics, is the latest athlete to be profiled by The Journey.

# sailing - Thursday 28 March, 2013

Olympic sailor Annalise Murphy crashes bike into parked car, breaks nose
# (Not) Plain Sailing
From The42
# (Not) Plain Sailing

Olympic sailor Annalise Murphy crashes bike into parked car, breaks nose

Mar 28th 2013, 11:07 AM 3,333 Views 1 Comment

The London Olympian “did something rather stupid” on Tuesday morning.

# sailing - Sunday 17 February, 2013

In Pictures: Dun Laoghaire alive with 'Spring Chicken' race
# Yacht Club
From The42
# Yacht Club

In Pictures: Dun Laoghaire alive with 'Spring Chicken' race

Feb 17th 2013, 8:30 PM 9,033 Views 0 Comments

It was a fine day to be out on the Irish Sea.