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Dublin: 11 °C Tuesday 15 October, 2019

#Endurance

From The42 Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon Up And Running

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

From The42 Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon? Endurance

Quiz: Can you guess which of these celebrities have completed a triathlon?

We test your knowledge on the well-known personalities who have pushed themselves to the limit.

From TheJournal.ie An Antarctic expedition will try to find Ernest Shackleton's ship Endurance

An Antarctic expedition will try to find Ernest Shackleton's ship

The Kildare-born explorer’s ship sank under the ice in 1915.

From The42 Sanchez flies in late to win Dublin half-marathon, Hehir shows his form by commanding men's race Perfect Prep

Sanchez flies in late to win Dublin half-marathon, Hehir shows his form by commanding men's race

Catherina McKiernan took another second place in her build-up to next month’s Dublin Marathon.

From TheJournal.ie Easter Monday 1916: An Irish-British crew begin one of the greatest boat journeys ever Shackleton 100

Easter Monday 1916: An Irish-British crew begin one of the greatest boat journeys ever

It was the last throw of the dice for Ernest Shackleton and his men, stranded at the end of the Earth.

From The42 'You have to have a few nuts loose in your head to want to do something like this' Transcontinental

'You have to have a few nuts loose in your head to want to do something like this'

Four years later, Simon Hutchinson doesn’t want to be known for just one epic cycle and he’s lining up a journey across Europe.

From TheJournal.ie A Dublin man has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (with a bathtub on his back) Dubinatub

A Dublin man has climbed Mount Kilimanjaro (with a bathtub on his back)

Robbie Dowling says the experience pushed him “to the abyss, and then some”. His next adventure sounds even more daunting…

From TheJournal.ie "There are some days, it is tough": Irish Muslims reflect after a long mid-summer Ramadan Daylight Fast

"There are some days, it is tough": Irish Muslims reflect after a long mid-summer Ramadan

For the past month, observant Muslims in Ireland have been getting up before 3am and fasting until around 10 at night.

From TheJournal.ie 70-year-old woman finishes 100-mile race with just six seconds to spare Take A Break This post contains videos
From The42 A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today So You Just Run?

A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today

Sean Conway’s incredible journey ends in Cornwall later.

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

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

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

From TheJournal.ie Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today... Christmas Dinner
From TheJournal.ie Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges? Endurance

Opinion: What’s with all the extreme fitness challenges?

Endurance challenges are becoming more commonplace, but what are we trying to prove?

From The42 41 filthy dirty photos of the gruelling Tough Mudder event at Punchestown this weekend Filthy Gorgeous This post contains images

41 filthy dirty photos of the gruelling Tough Mudder event at Punchestown this weekend

You’re gonna need a hose-down after looking at these.

From The42 What training should you be doing less than one week out from Tough Mudder Ireland? Endurance

What training should you be doing less than one week out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

With just days to go, Pat Divilly is back to help you get those final preparations in.

From The42 What training should you be doing less than two weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland? Fail To Prepare...

What training should you be doing less than two weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

We’re only ten days away from the big day so Pat Divilly is here to take you through those final preparations.

From The42 Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan's swimming success Long Distance

Caffeine, chaos and effortless power: The science behind Chris Bryan's swimming success

You don’t need to have a degree in sports science to excel in endurance sport, but it helps.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer Brazil

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer

The former teacher of his nephew has been diagnosed with mixed cell lymphoma, a very rare form of cancer, and he’s hoping to help cover the cost of her treatment.

From The42 What training should you be doing three weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland? On Track

What training should you be doing three weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Pat Divilly is back to help you prepare ahead of the event on 4&5 October.

From The42 What training should you be doing four weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland? Fail To Prepare...

What training should you be doing four weeks out from Tough Mudder Ireland?

Pat Divilly takes us through a step-by-step programme ahead of the event on 4&5 October.

From The42 ‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days Interview

‘I lost touch with reality in a big way’ - The Irishmen who played snooker non-stop for 4 days

How two lads from Ennis, County Clare recently broke a Guinness World Record.

From The42 Ireland's toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here's where they're headed Race Around Ireland

Ireland's toughest ultra-cycle starts today, here's where they're headed

Just in case you fancy lending your support or a bed to the mad men.

From The42 'After cycling 1100 miles, what's another 250?' An expert's guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland Endurance

'After cycling 1100 miles, what's another 250?' An expert's guide to surviving the Race Around Ireland

Donncha Cuttriss has completed the ultra-cycle three times. Here, he explains how it’s done.

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

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

From The42 Ironman triathlon is coming to Dublin for the first time next year Endurance

Ironman triathlon is coming to Dublin for the first time next year

Leo Varadkar announced today that the world famous endurance race will take place in Ireland in 2015 and 2016.

From The42 Galway personal trainer plans world record attempt at first ever Irish Tough Mudder Endurance

Galway personal trainer plans world record attempt at first ever Irish Tough Mudder

The world famous obstacle course comes to Dublin in October.

From The42 43-year-old Mauritius striker comes off bench to beat Roger Milla age record Endurance

43-year-old Mauritius striker comes off bench to beat Roger Milla age record

Kersley Appou turns 44 on April 24

From TheJournal.ie Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity Suicide

Irishman to cycle for 30 hours with no sleep for suicide charity

Ricky Geoghegan said he is frustrated at how “useless” he feels about the proliferation of suicide and lack of awareness around it.

From TheJournal.ie Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim Diana Nyad

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim

Nyad’s latest attempt to swim from Cuba to Florida without a shark cage has been abandoned.

From The42 Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits Feat

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits

Frenchman Phillippe Croizon braved near-freezing temperatures to swim the 4k stretch that links America and Asia.

From TheJournal.ie Frank Hurley’s Antarctica: images of early 20th century polar exploration Polar Exploration This post contains images

Frank Hurley’s Antarctica: images of early 20th century polar exploration

The Australian photographer travelled to Antarctica six times, including as part of the ill-fated Endurance expedition led by Shackleton.

From TheJournal.ie Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge Endurance

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge

Steve Redmond completed the challenge of swimming the ‘seven summits of the sea’ in Japan yesterday and will return home to Cork tomorrow.

From The42 Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany Endurance

Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany

Check in on how Ireland’s triathletes fared in our weekly round-up.

From The42 VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway Endurance This post contains videos

VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway

The French boat, with Kerryman Damian Foxall on board, ended the eight month race with victory in the west.

From The42 Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race' Pedal Power

Charitable cyclist gears up for Europe's 'toughest endurance road race'

While Tour de France participants put their feet up after a tough day’s slog, Duncan McKenzie will power on into the wee hours of the night and beyond.

From TheJournal.ie 35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland Endurance

35 Marathon Man: Alan Corcoran becomes first to run a lap of Ireland

The 21-year-old has completed his 917-mile roundtrip to raise funds for stroke awareness.

From The42 Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title Endurance

Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title

The victory marks the first occasion in the event’s 79-year history that a team using a hybrid car has claimed the top prize.

From TheJournal.ie Marathon man: Student plans to run 917 mile lap of Ireland in 35 days Endurance

Marathon man: Student plans to run 917 mile lap of Ireland in 35 days

Alan Corcoran is hoping to raise money for the Irish Heart Foundation’s stroke awareness campaign and already has the backing of one famous sportsman.

From The42 One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai Sand2Snow This post contains videos

One heck of a ride: Irish adventurers trekking 16,000 km from Istanbul to Shanghai

Five countries, three deserts and one mountain range will be crossed by the fundraising duo by the time they reach the east coast of China.

From The42 'It's like climbing Mount Everest bollock naked and blindfold' - Marathon swimmer on the verge of making history Endurance This post contains videos

'It's like climbing Mount Everest bollock naked and blindfold' - Marathon swimmer on the verge of making history

Steve Redmond is just one swim away becoming the first person to ever complete the Ocean’s Seven.

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