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#Triumph over adversity

# triumph-over-adversity - Saturday 7 December, 2019

'We've lost our home and they've lost their homes... but it's a terror what 12 months does'

A little over a year on from sinkhole devastation and relegation, Magheracloone were crowned Ulster champions last weekend.

# triumph-over-adversity - Friday 10 May, 2019

From The42 'I wasn't fit to lift a pen... I take four tablets in the morning and six in the evening now' Battling On

'I wasn't fit to lift a pen... I take four tablets in the morning and six in the evening now'

Fermanagh goalkeeper Roisin Gleeson was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis five years ago.

# triumph-over-adversity - Thursday 7 February, 2019

From The42 'When I was on the trolley in Vincent's, I definitely didn't think I'd play again' Back From The Brink

'When I was on the trolley in Vincent's, I definitely didn't think I'd play again'

It’s been a long, hard road for Ireland star Alison Miller – but she’s delighted to be back in the green jersey.

# triumph-over-adversity - Saturday 8 September, 2018

'I wanted to give up. I made the phone call - 'I can’t do it' - but they all rallied around me'

Cork’s 2017 All-Ireland final hero Julia White has come through a lot to get to where she is today.

# triumph-over-adversity - Thursday 28 December, 2017

From The42 'I hit a low point. It’s mad looking back, I still find it hard to believe I have an All-Star' Back From The Brink

'I hit a low point. It’s mad looking back, I still find it hard to believe I have an All-Star'

Galway defender Rebecca Hennelly shares her remarkable story of triumph over adversity.

# triumph-over-adversity - Tuesday 19 September, 2017

'I've been watching from the sidelines for the past two years, wishing I was out there'

Rachel Ruddy shares her story of triumph over adversity as Dublin aim to cross the line after three years of hurt in Sunday’s All-Ireland final.

# triumph-over-adversity - Sunday 15 May, 2016

'I'm a 27-year-old Olympian funded by my parents, riding a moped to training like a teenager'

Gymnast Kieran Behan admits justifying his existence is becoming increasingly difficult but he remains determined to overcome obstacles to inspire others.

# triumph-over-adversity - Sunday 22 November, 2015