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# the-race - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Ireland's toughest endurance race returns this weekend
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Ireland's toughest endurance race returns this weekend

Mar 9th 2017, 7:06 PM 9,966 Views 5 Comments

Sebastien Giraud and Christina Mackenzie chat to The42 about competing in The Race this weekend.

# the-race - Sunday 5 March, 2017

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Mar 5th 2017, 8:01 PM 40,178 Views 7 Comments

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

# the-race - Friday 22 July, 2016

A GAA player has gone viral after snotting himself in Limerick
# Stumble And Fall
From The Daily Edge
# Stumble And Fall

A GAA player has gone viral after snotting himself in Limerick

Jul 22nd 2016, 8:22 AM 5,741 Views 1 Comment

What a comeback.

# the-race - Friday 10 June, 2016

Can Hillary Clinton smash the biggest glass ceiling in November?
# The Race
# The Race

Can Hillary Clinton smash the biggest glass ceiling in November?

Jun 10th 2016, 7:00 AM 67 Views 63 Comments

Larry Donnelly says it is “shameful” that Sanders has not already conceded gracefully.

# the-race - Friday 22 May, 2015

2 brave adventurers are attempting to swim the whole way around Ireland in under 4 months
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

2 brave adventurers are attempting to swim the whole way around Ireland in under 4 months

May 22nd 2015, 12:24 PM 13,746 Views 8 Comments

Irish adventurers David Burns and Maghnus Collins are set to spend 3-4 months swimming around Ireland.

# the-race - Sunday 15 March, 2015

How one woman went from 20 cigarettes a day to triumphing in Ireland's toughest endurance race
# Inspiration
From The42
# Inspiration

How one woman went from 20 cigarettes a day to triumphing in Ireland's toughest endurance race

Mar 15th 2015, 10:00 AM 26,382 Views 14 Comments

Diane Behan tells The42 about her exceptional performance in Donegal last weekend.

# the-race - Saturday 14 March, 2015

'Training at 4 or 5 o'clock in the morning makes no difference to me -- it's just a number'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'Training at 4 or 5 o'clock in the morning makes no difference to me -- it's just a number'

Mar 14th 2015, 7:30 AM 5,192 Views 1 Comment

Letterkenny native Sean McFadden — winner of the 2015 Race — chats to The42 about his recent triumph.

# the-race - Monday 9 March, 2015

One of toughest endurance races in the planet took place in Donegal this weekend - here are the best pics
# Endurance
From The42
# Endurance

One of toughest endurance races in the planet took place in Donegal this weekend - here are the best pics

Mar 9th 2015, 6:14 PM 11,685 Views 3 Comments

Letterkenny native Sean McFadden was the winner of the men’s race while Waterford’s Diane Behan picked up the women’s title.

# the-race - Sunday 27 July, 2014

'I was called disgusting and sadistic but lots of them are doing it again'
# The Race
From The42
# The Race

'I was called disgusting and sadistic but lots of them are doing it again'

Jul 27th 2014, 8:00 AM 32,152 Views 12 Comments

David Burns is hoping to help northwest Donegal rival Sahara and Death Valley as an endurance event destination

# the-race - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

250 kilometres in under 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race is back
# Challenge Of A Lifetime
From The42
# Challenge Of A Lifetime

250 kilometres in under 24 hours, Ireland's toughest race is back

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 5,554 Views 4 Comments

Organisers of The Race do not expect all of the 100 competitors to complete the challenging yet gruelling course.

# the-race - 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 3,753 Views 2 Comments

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