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#Cool Runnings

# cool-runnings - Sunday 25 February, 2018

From The42 The Irish Cool Runnings: How a group of elite rowers became Ireland's first Olympic bobsleigh team Feel The Rhythm This post contains videos

The Irish Cool Runnings: How a group of elite rowers became Ireland's first Olympic bobsleigh team

While the Jamaicans were creating history by creating an Olympic bobsleigh team, there was something very similar happening at home in Ireland.

# cool-runnings - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

From The42 Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme! Jamaica women's bobsled team qualify for first Winter Olympics Pyeongchang 2018

Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme! Jamaica women's bobsled team qualify for first Winter Olympics

The news comes 30 years after the Caribbean nation’s men team achieved a similar feat — spawning the 1993 film ‘Cool Runnings’.

# cool-runnings - Monday 1 January, 2018

From The42 Can you identify these sports movies from one image? Test Your Knowledge

Can you identify these sports movies from one image?

Find out if you know your Coach Gordon Bombay from Coach Tony D’Amato.

# cool-runnings - Friday 17 November, 2017

From The42 Nigerian women's bobsled team become the first from Africa to ever qualify for Winter Olympics Cool Runnings

Nigerian women's bobsled team become the first from Africa to ever qualify for Winter Olympics

They will compete at next year’s games in Pyeongchang after crowd-funding $150,000.

# cool-runnings - Sunday 30 October, 2016

From The42 The top 6 alternative songs from sports films Silver Screen

The top 6 alternative songs from sports films

Forget Rocky and Chariots of Fire – these tunes are truly iconic.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

From The42 Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team Cool Runnings

Controversial sprinter Tyson Gay in surprise bid to make US bobsleigh team

The 34-year-old is joined by fellow Olympic runner Ryan Bailey.

# cool-runnings - Tuesday 14 June, 2016

From The42 RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging Feel The Rhythm

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging

“You dead, man?” “Yeah, man. RTÉ Player’s killing me.”

From The Daily Edge RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging Feel The Rhythm

RTÉ Player showed Cool Runnings during the match yesterday, and people were raging

“You dead, man?” “Yeah, man. RTÉ Player’s killing me.”

# cool-runnings - Saturday 23 May, 2015

The best small country in which to be gay? It's better than yesterday - Enda

“A line went through my head from the old song… ‘Gone are the dark clouds that had me down, it’s going to be a bright, bright sunshiny day’.”

# cool-runnings - Sunday 26 April, 2015

A brazen thief stole an entire ice cream fridge while the store cashier was napping

Giving a whole new meaning to: “He’d sleep through anything”.

# cool-runnings - Friday 26 December, 2014

From The42 Feel the rhythm... Which Cool Runnings character are you? Quiz

Feel the rhythm... Which Cool Runnings character are you?

Whoever you are, we’re sure Irv Blitzer will be proud of you.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The42 Speedbump: Jamaican bobsled team vow to fight on despite luggage loss Not Cool

Speedbump: Jamaican bobsled team vow to fight on despite luggage loss

‘Helmets, spikes, lycra suits, everything is somewhere between JFK and Sochi.’

# cool-runnings - Friday 31 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Liam Neeson's talking action films... and 4 other weekend telly highlights Tellywatch

Liam Neeson's talking action films... and 4 other weekend telly highlights

We’ve got the telly for you no matter what you’re up to this weekend.

# cool-runnings - Monday 20 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The internet raised $30,000 in Dogecoin to send the Jamaican bobsleigh team to the Olympics Cool Runnings

# cool-runnings - Sunday 19 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge UPDATE: Confusion over Jamaican bobsled team qualifying for winter Olympics Cool Runnings

# cool-runnings - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Jamaican bobsled team on the verge of qualifying for the 2014 Olympics Cool Runnings

# cool-runnings - Thursday 2 January, 2014

From The42 VIDEO: How to turn a football field into an ice rink for an NHL game Cool Runnings

VIDEO: How to turn a football field into an ice rink for an NHL game

The annual Winter Classic took place yesterday.

# cool-runnings - Sunday 22 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 essential life lessons we learned from the movies They Do Move In Herds

# cool-runnings - Saturday 20 April, 2013

From The42 Interview: Galway native on top of the world after North Pole victory Cool Runnings

Interview: Galway native on top of the world after North Pole victory

Gary Thornton was more relieved than anything else to finish the icy course last week.

# cool-runnings - Monday 4 March, 2013

From The Daily Edge John Candy is sadly missed... here are 7 of his greatest roles Those Aren't Pillows This post contains videos

John Candy is sadly missed... here are 7 of his greatest roles

He died 19 years ago today.

# cool-runnings - Saturday 10 November, 2012

From The42 Track star Lolo Jones looked completely petrified on her bobsled competition debut Cool Runnings

Track star Lolo Jones looked completely petrified on her bobsled competition debut

But the hurdler still won a medal at Lake Placid.

# cool-runnings - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

From The42 Season's greetings: O'Rourke kicks off Olympic year in Vienna Cool Runnings

Season's greetings: O'Rourke kicks off Olympic year in Vienna

Derval O’Rourke finished second in the 60m hurdles final at the Indoor Classic Meet in Vienna last night.