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# soar-foundation - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Column: Why I still believe in Lance Armstrong
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Column: Why I still believe in Lance Armstrong

Oct 6th 2012, 1:00 PM 175 Views 68 Comments

Having come to know the controversial cycling superstar, former Clare hurler Tony Griffin says he does not feel let down by the ‘human, flawed’ Armtrong.

# soar-foundation - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Column: What a death row inmate had to teach Irish teens
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# Read Me

Column: What a death row inmate had to teach Irish teens

Aug 25th 2012, 12:00 PM 174 Views 16 Comments

When former Clare hurler and Soar youth foundation co-founder Tony Griffin brought four Irish teens to a leadership camp in Nova Scotia, he heard a life story that he can’t forget – and nor should we.

# soar-foundation - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Column: What becomes of an athlete after they retire?
# Life Choices
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# Life Choices

Column: What becomes of an athlete after they retire?

Jul 14th 2012, 9:50 AM 1,452 Views 0 Comments

Having bowed out of inter-county hurling three years ago, Tony Griffin discusses life after top level sport.

# soar-foundation - Tuesday 12 June, 2012

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund
# Good News
# Good News

Social entrepreneurs with big ideas shortlisted for €775k prize fund

Jun 12th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,075 Views 7 Comments

Social Entrepreneurs Ireland (SEI) says it continues to help people with big ideas to change Ireland.

# soar-foundation - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Jim Stynes inspired thousands to reach for the sky... including me
# Jim Stynes
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# Jim Stynes

Jim Stynes inspired thousands to reach for the sky... including me

Mar 20th 2012, 7:30 PM 203 Views 24 Comments

Former All Star hurler Tony Griffin travelled to Melbourne recently to learn about Jim Stynes’ charity work. This is what he learned from the Dublin-born AFL icon who passed away yesterday at 45.