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#Olympic Dream

From The42 'I cried like a baby, if I'm honest. I was 8 years old telling my mum I wanted to go to the Olympics' Dream Come True

'I cried like a baby, if I'm honest. I was 8 years old telling my mum I wanted to go to the Olympics'

Rhys McClenaghan won Ireland’s first-ever World Gymnastics medal in Stuttgart on Saturday.

From The42 'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them' 2020 Vision

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'

It’s been a remarkable rise to the top for leading Irish triathlete Carolyn Hayes, whose Olympic dream is well and truly alive.

From The42 Ireland 7s Olympic dream remains intact after men's side secure 2020 World Repechage place Still Standing

Ireland 7s Olympic dream remains intact after men's side secure 2020 World Repechage place

The women’s side crashed out this morning after defeat to England.

From The42 16 sessions per week and spine-tingling feelings on the line: Egan's bid for third time lucky Olympic Dream

16 sessions per week and spine-tingling feelings on the line: Egan's bid for third time lucky

‘Life is a good teacher, that’s for sure. I’ve learned to deal with these disappointments.’

From The42 'I thought I could manage it myself without seeking any proper help and I just made things worse for myself’ Olympic Dream

'I thought I could manage it myself without seeking any proper help and I just made things worse for myself’

Irish canoeist Liam Jegou is aiming towards Tokyo in 2020 after battling a serious injury last year.

From The42 'People said ‘are you mad?'' - Ex-hockey star O'Flynn eyes Olympic 7s Crossover Athlete

'People said ‘are you mad?'' - Ex-hockey star O'Flynn eyes Olympic 7s

The Cork native is part of the Ireland squad striving to secure the last place in Rio.

From The42 'Seven people on the field, you can't hide or shirk away from your responsibility' Olympic Dream

'Seven people on the field, you can't hide or shirk away from your responsibility'

Ireland 7s have their shot at qualifying for the Olympics this weekend.

From The42 Ireland 7s a step closer to Rio after streamrolling their way through Division B Olympic Dream

Ireland 7s a step closer to Rio after streamrolling their way through Division B

Malta, Slovenia and Serbia were all on the losing side against Anthony Eddy’s men today.

From The42 London 2012: Evans not interested in making up the numbers Olympic Dream

London 2012: Evans not interested in making up the numbers

“I don’t want to be the guy who just went to the Olympics, that’s not who I am.” Ireland’s top badminton player talks about his Olympic qualification.

From The42 Road to London: No joy for Irish swimmers at British Championships Olympic Dream

Road to London: No joy for Irish swimmers at British Championships

Sycerika McMahon, Gráinne Murphy and Melanie Nocher couldn’t get themselves close to the medals in London’s Aquatics Centre yesterday.