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Feeling stressed in the run up to Christmas? Here are some tips to avoid burnout
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Feeling stressed in the run up to Christmas? Here are some tips to avoid burnout

Dec 22nd 2019, 4:00 PM 18,493 Views 20 Comments

Between gift shopping and making the perfect dinner, burnout is easily felt this time of year.

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

Oct 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 18,327 Views 7 Comments

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

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

Aug 10th 2018, 3:48 PM 25,267 Views 5 Comments

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

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

Apr 10th 2018, 12:36 PM 11,305 Views 24 Comments

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

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

Sep 24th 2016, 3:30 PM 6,728 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Mar 28th 2016, 8:15 AM 21,404 Views 11 Comments

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

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

Feb 21st 2016, 10:00 AM 28,180 Views 2 Comments

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.

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

Jul 25th 2015, 5:00 PM 17,499 Views 17 Comments

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

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

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

Jul 18th 2015, 8:30 PM 37,304 Views 186 Comments

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

70-year-old woman finishes 100-mile race with just six seconds to spare
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70-year-old woman finishes 100-mile race with just six seconds to spare

Jul 2nd 2015, 11:00 AM 18,723 Views 14 Comments

Legend.

A real life Forrest Gump will finish running the length of Britain today
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# So You Just Run?

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

May 3rd 2015, 6:30 AM 5,683 Views 3 Comments

Sean Conway’s incredible journey ends in Cornwall later.

One of toughest endurance races in the planet took place in Donegal this weekend - here are the best pics
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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 11,676 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.

Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...
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Here's what Ernest Shackleton and his crew were having for dinner, inching through the ice 100 years ago today...

Dec 25th 2014, 2:45 PM 50,030 Views 36 Comments

Jugged hare, anyone?

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

Oct 12th 2014, 12:00 PM 283 Views 61 Comments

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

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

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

Oct 6th 2014, 5:47 PM 11,577 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Sep 29th 2014, 4:09 PM 3,162 Views 0 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 24th 2014, 1:02 PM 3,823 Views 2 Comments

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

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

Sep 21st 2014, 12:03 PM 10,520 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Sep 17th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,633 Views 5 Comments

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.

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

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

Sep 15th 2014, 2:51 PM 5,567 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Sep 10th 2014, 4:23 PM 17,577 Views 4 Comments

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

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

Sep 7th 2014, 9:59 AM 23,109 Views 12 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 31st 2014, 2:00 AM 6,400 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Aug 30th 2014, 11:00 AM 3,062 Views 1 Comment

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
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# Challenge Of A Lifetime

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

Jul 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 5,542 Views 4 Comments

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

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

Jun 4th 2014, 5:14 PM 20,876 Views 40 Comments

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

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

May 4th 2014, 10:15 AM 7,722 Views 3 Comments

The world famous obstacle course comes to Dublin in October.

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

Apr 13th 2014, 7:35 PM 5,171 Views 4 Comments

Kersley Appou turns 44 on April 24

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

Aug 8th 2013, 7:15 AM 13,517 Views 41 Comments

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

Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim
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Diana Nyad pulled from water during Cuba-US swim

Aug 21st 2012, 1:10 PM 10,288 Views 7 Comments

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

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits
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Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits

Aug 18th 2012, 11:25 AM 5,144 Views 8 Comments

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

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

Jul 29th 2012, 7:45 AM 6,752 Views 9 Comments

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

Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge
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Irish swimmer completes gruelling open water challenge

Jul 15th 2012, 10:47 AM 14,841 Views 18 Comments

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

Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany
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Tri-Time: Molloy and Campbell impress in Germany

Jul 11th 2012, 10:02 AM 599 Views 0 Comments

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

VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway
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VIDEO: Groupama take Volvo Ocean Race in Galway

Jul 3rd 2012, 10:09 AM 1,109 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Jul 3rd 2012, 7:53 AM 3,951 Views 6 Comments

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.

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

Jun 30th 2012, 3:51 PM 6,798 Views 20 Comments

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

Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title
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Audi clinches Le Mans 24-Hour title

Jun 18th 2012, 12:17 PM 217 Views 0 Comments

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.

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

May 23rd 2012, 6:45 AM 3,278 Views 5 Comments

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.

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

May 22nd 2012, 10:02 AM 1,363 Views 0 Comments

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.

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