# olympic-games - Saturday 23 April, 2016
BBC pundit Colin Jackson remains wary of the security threat hanging over this summer’s
Olympic Games. # olympic-games - Thursday 21 April, 2016
The flame was kindled in the 2,600 year-old Temple of Hera at Ancient Olympia today.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 20 April, 2016
With the onset of Rio getting closer, we chat to some of the athletes likely to be involved.
# olympic-games - Friday 8 April, 2016
And, apparently, it will only cost $4 million.
# olympic-games - Thursday 24 March, 2016
While Olive Loughnane finally looks set to claim gold from the Berlin World Championships.
# olympic-games - Sunday 13 March, 2016
Judy Reynolds tells The42 about her long journey to earn Ireland a spot in Rio.
# olympic-games - Tuesday 2 February, 2016
The World Health Organisation has declared an emergency over a mosquito-borne virus.
# olympic-games - Friday 18 December, 2015
Ciarán Gallagher makes the case for the man who became Ireland’s first male gold medallist at the World Boxing Championships.
# olympic-games - Sunday 29 November, 2015
But intelligence chief insists they have no immediate concerns.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 4 November, 2015
The relentless tennis champion never gives an inch.
# olympic-games - Monday 12 October, 2015
He becomes the second Irishman to go through to the finals.
# olympic-games - Sunday 4 October, 2015
One of Ireland’s top medal hopefuls talks us through his Rio 2016 preparation.
# olympic-games - Thursday 24 September, 2015
# olympic-games - Sunday 23 August, 2015
Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe chat to The42 about next week’s World Championships and Rio 2016.
# olympic-games - Saturday 22 August, 2015
Arthur Lanigan O’Keeffe made history at the European Championships in Bath, England.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 5 August, 2015
Could the Olympics be a possibility for Rathkeale’s finest?
# olympic-games - Sunday 2 August, 2015
CEO John Foley has called on the IAAF to act immediately on the allegations.
# olympic-games - Friday 31 July, 2015
It will become the first city to have held both the Summer and Winter Olympics in 2022.
# olympic-games - Monday 29 June, 2015
Discovery Communications, the owners of Eurosport, has paid over €1 billion for pan-European rights.
# olympic-games - Monday 22 June, 2015
Sports climbing could also be included.
# olympic-games - Sunday 21 June, 2015
Malta, Slovenia and Serbia were all on the losing side against Anthony Eddy’s men today.
# olympic-games - Monday 15 June, 2015
# olympic-games - Tuesday 19 May, 2015
Paddy Barnes discusses his preparations for Rio, the Irish team’s prospects and turning professional.
# olympic-games - Sunday 19 April, 2015
# olympic-games - Thursday 16 April, 2015
The 25-year-old tweeted the bad news this evening.
# olympic-games - Sunday 15 March, 2015
The International Olympic Committee granted Germany the right to host in 1931, just as Adolf Hitler was rising to power.
# olympic-games - Thursday 11 December, 2014
Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport make €2m in funding available for Olympic preparations.
# olympic-games - Friday 28 November, 2014
One of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes provided us with a litany of standout moments.
# olympic-games - Thursday 14 August, 2014
Faster, higher, stronger, rustier…
# olympic-games - Monday 7 July, 2014
# olympic-games - Monday 10 March, 2014
The Brazilian legend is worried about the striker, who is carrying a nation’s hopes into the tournament
# olympic-games - Wednesday 19 February, 2014
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The scuffles came a day after the protest punk band’s members Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina were detained by police in the Russian Black Sea resort
Finland stunned the hosts in Sochi this afternoon.
# olympic-games - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
History was made in women’s downhill, Germany continued their luge domination and Canada defeated the US in hockey.
# olympic-games - Friday 17 January, 2014
The Russian president said gay people need not fear persecution at the Winter
Olympic Games but stood by a ban on promoting homosexuality to children. # olympic-games - Friday 18 October, 2013
The RTÉ commentator has launched another defence of Michelle Smith.
# olympic-games - Monday 9 September, 2013
IOC still working to recover Armstrong’s time-trial medal from the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
# olympic-games - Saturday 7 September, 2013
The Japanese City was preferred to Istanbul by 60 votes to 36.
# olympic-games - Friday 16 August, 2013
The national broadcaster will also host coverage of the Winter Olympics on RTÉ News Now.
# olympic-games - Friday 9 August, 2013
It’s one year since the Irish boxer’s Olympic triumph.