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Olympics

# olympics - Monday 14 July, 2014

From The Score Stephanie Meadow has followed in Rory McIlroy’s footsteps by declaring for Ireland 2016 Olympics

Stephanie Meadow has followed in Rory McIlroy’s footsteps by declaring for Ireland

The 22-year-old is hopeful about securing a spot with Team ireland in two years’ time.

# olympics - Sunday 6 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Tip the can, kerbs, elastics… it’s the Irish Olympics Irish Olympics This post contains videos

Tip the can, kerbs, elastics… it’s the Irish Olympics

What disciplines would you pick up medals in? Slow bicycle race? Keepy-uppies?

# olympics - Thursday 3 July, 2014

From The Score ‘World’s fastest rugby player’ Isles leaves union to focus on Olympic 7s Code Hopper

‘World’s fastest rugby player’ Isles leaves union to focus on Olympic 7s

The American speedster failed to make a senior appearance for the Glasgow Warriors.

# olympics - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The Score Minutes after her excellent US Open finish, Stephanie Meadow was asked about Rio 2016 Here We Go Again

# olympics - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The Score Monday medals for Ireland as Puspure and Grace hit form at Euro Championships Double Glory

Monday medals for Ireland as Puspure and Grace hit form at Euro Championships

If only we could combine sailing and boxing as an Olympic event, we’d be unstoppable.

# olympics - Sunday 1 June, 2014

From The Score Your sports picture of the weekend as young boxing star Layla Roche goes KO crazy Knock Out Blow

Your sports picture of the weekend as young boxing star Layla Roche goes KO crazy

The Dubliner was taking part at an outdoor exhibition at the Marrowbone Lane flats in The Liberties.

# olympics - Thursday 22 May, 2014

# olympics - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

From The Score Pádraig Harrington suggests Shamrock flag compromise to Olympic golf stalemate Prickly Issue

Pádraig Harrington suggests Shamrock flag compromise to Olympic golf stalemate

The three-time Major winner likened the dilemma of golfers such as Rory McIlroy to that of Scottish golfers.

# olympics - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From The Score Impressive World Cup silver medal for Irish Olympic duo Seaton and McGovern We Are Sailing

Impressive World Cup silver medal for Irish Olympic duo Seaton and McGovern

The sailors finished just behind the Kiwi team of Peter Burling and Blair Tuke.

# olympics - Thursday 24 April, 2014

From The Score Michael Phelps says he’s back in the pool because of weight gain and love of the sport Taking The Plunge

# olympics - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From The Score Jason Quigley turns pro after signing up with Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy Going Pro

Jason Quigley turns pro after signing up with Oscar De La Hoya’s Golden Boy

The Donegal boxer surrendered his national title in February, sparking speculation he was to leave the amateur ranks.

# olympics - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Score Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement In At The Deep End

Olympic great Michael Phelps ending retirement

The big Baltimore man is going to ‘test the waters’ according to his coach.

# olympics - Sunday 6 April, 2014

From The Score Two-a-days and mam’s home-cooking fuelling Paul Robinson’s Olympic dreams Fitness

Two-a-days and mam’s home-cooking fuelling Paul Robinson’s Olympic dreams

The Kildare athlete will defend his Spar Great Ireland Run title at the Phoenix Park this afternoon.

# olympics - Saturday 5 April, 2014

From The Score Man arrested after Olympic medallist John Joe Nevin injured in Mullingar attack Mullingar

Man arrested after Olympic medallist John Joe Nevin injured in Mullingar attack

The boxer is believed to have suffered a broken leg.

# olympics - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

From The Score Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here’s a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary Anniversary

# olympics - Friday 28 February, 2014

From The Score Three-time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch signals end to career Canoeing

Three-time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch signals end to career

The 34-year-old will move onto the shore to become Ireland’s first homegrown high performance canoeing coach.

# olympics - Thursday 27 February, 2014

From The Score McIlroy still undecided between Ireland and Great Britain for 2016 Olympics Big Call

McIlroy still undecided between Ireland and Great Britain for 2016 Olympics

Fellow Northern Irishman Graeme McDowell warns that it’s ‘a very touchy subject.’

# olympics - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Here’s What Happened Today: Sunday

Everyone’s talking about a tragic death in Ennis, bank guarantee documents, and the Olympic games.

# olympics - Friday 21 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge That ‘Sochi Wolf’ video was an epic Jimmy Kimmel prank Sochi Wolf

# olympics - Thursday 20 February, 2014

From The Score Olympic ski race ends in insane crash at the finish line, three-way photo finish Sochi

# olympics - Wednesday 19 February, 2014

From The Score Jeers as Russia crash out of ice hockey tournament in Sochi Ice Cold

Jeers as Russia crash out of ice hockey tournament in Sochi

Finland stunned the hosts in Sochi this afternoon.

# olympics - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 14 stages of realising you’re a Winter Olympics superfan I ♥ Olympics

The 14 stages of realising you’re a Winter Olympics superfan

AKA the journey from zero to obsessed.

# olympics - Monday 17 February, 2014

Activist says she was detained at Olympics over ‘Gay is OK’ flag

Police have denied that Vladimir Luxuria was detained, but she says she was held but not charged.

From The Daily Edge Heroic cat falls through ceiling of Sochi skating arena, walks away Sochi Fail

# olympics - Sunday 16 February, 2014

From The Score ‘People don’t know who I am’ – Irish Olympian and European bronze medalist Barry Murphy on the pitfalls of being a world-class athlete Interview

‘People don’t know who I am’ – Irish Olympian and European bronze medalist Barry Murphy on the pitfalls of being a world-class athlete

The Dubliner tells us that €12,000 isn’t enough for sportspeople such as himself to get by on.

# olympics - Friday 14 February, 2014

From The Score Winter Olympic Village: Day Seven Highlights

Winter Olympic Village: Day Seven

Ireland’s Sean Greenwood crashed out while Britain won its first gold of the Sochi Games.

# olympics - Thursday 13 February, 2014

Column: The struggle for human rights in Russia won’t end with the Winter Olympics

The abuse of minorities and their defenders in Russia affects gay people but also Roma, immigrant workers and other ethnic communities. Let’s not forget about them, writes Stefania Kulaeva.

# olympics - Monday 10 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s Debbie Harry’s reason for not performing at the Winter Olympics Atomic

Kenny Egan steps into the ring for Fine Gael, would like to be known as ‘Kenneth’

The Olympic silver medalist will be running as the party’s candidate in the Clondalkin area.

From The Daily Edge 9 stages of inadequacy you feel while watching the Winter Olympics Sochi-c

9 stages of inadequacy you feel while watching the Winter Olympics

Look at all the people who are so much better than us.

# olympics - Sunday 9 February, 2014

From The Score Olympic snowboarder tries to climb back up the hill after a false start, fails in hilarious fashion Sochi

# olympics - Saturday 8 February, 2014

From The Score Olympic snowboarder writes phone number on his helmet, gets so many naked pictures his iPhone breaks Sochi

# olympics - Friday 7 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Olympic fever is touching down… and 4 other weekend highlights Tellywatch

Olympic fever is touching down… and 4 other weekend highlights

Another storm is coming, but fortunately we’ve got some suggestions which will make staying in A-OK.

From The Daily Edge 15 tweets that prove that Sochi isn’t exactly ready for the Olympics A Right Mess

# olympics - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Channel 4 welcomes the Winter Olympics with gay mountain ‘bearlesque’ Bearlesque
Poll: Will you be watching the Winter Olympics? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be watching the Winter Olympics?

One out of ten Americans say they’ll be boycotting the games because of Russia’s political policies. What do you think?

# olympics - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

US warning about ‘toothpaste bombs’ on Russia flights

There are fears that terrorists could specifically target flights to Russia, where the Winter Olympics are due to begin on Friday.

# olympics - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Bad news, toilet fishing is no longer allowed at the Sochi Olympics Aw Shucks

Bad news, toilet fishing is no longer allowed at the Sochi Olympics

Thousands are thought to have cancelled flights in disappointment*. *No one has cancelled flights in disappointment.

# olympics - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Score Ian Thorpe’s management deny rehab reports Problems

Ian Thorpe’s management deny rehab reports

Australian media reported that the five-time Olympic gold medallist was suffering from depression.

# olympics - Saturday 25 January, 2014

From The Score Olympic medal hope Tommy McCarthy turns professional Boxing

Olympic medal hope Tommy McCarthy turns professional

The Belfast boxer will make his pro debut on St Patrick’s Day in Boston.

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