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# trailblazer - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

From The42 13-time All-Ireland winner and Dublin camogie legend Úna O'Connor has died Trailblazer

13-time All-Ireland winner and Dublin camogie legend Úna O'Connor has died

O’Connor is regarded as one of the greatest players of all time.

# trailblazer - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Marian Finucane: A broadcaster who changed who we heard from - and what we were hearing

The veteran broadcaster spent her career giving ordinary people a platform.

# trailblazer - Friday 27 December, 2019

From The42 ‘The truth is I’m not that attached to life’ - The forgotten female sports icon who defied the Nazis Trailblazer

‘The truth is I’m not that attached to life’ - The forgotten female sports icon who defied the Nazis

Richard Askwith tells the remarkable story of Lata Brandisová in a new book.

# trailblazer - Friday 12 April, 2019

From The42 Hoping to become the norm, Wexford camogie turmoil and dealing with All-Ireland club final loss Trailblazer

Hoping to become the norm, Wexford camogie turmoil and dealing with All-Ireland club final loss

Wexford hurling coach Mags D’Arcy gives her take on a wide range of topics.

# trailblazer - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Ruth Bader Ginsburg helped change America - but her fight for gender equality hasn't been won

A new biopic about the Supreme Court Justice looks at her early years as a Harvard student and fledgling lawyer.

# trailblazer - Sunday 13 January, 2019

From The Daily Edge 14 Irish walking trails to get the perfect smug Insta on Trailblazer

14 Irish walking trails to get the perfect smug Insta on

Because Dry January isn’t complete without them.

# trailblazer - Saturday 24 November, 2018

From The42 'I put myself in at a slightly lesser value in the hope someone will pick you up as a bargain buy' Trailblazer This post contains videos

'I put myself in at a slightly lesser value in the hope someone will pick you up as a bargain buy'

Kevin O’Brien joined us during the week to discuss his travels around the world as a gun-for-hire Twenty20 batsman.

# trailblazer - Thursday 21 June, 2018

From The Daily Edge Here's why Lena Waithe's MTV Award tribute to LGBTQ trailblazers is a must-see Paris Is Burning

Here's why Lena Waithe's MTV Award tribute to LGBTQ trailblazers is a must-see

Ru Paul’s drag race was heavily inspired by these trailblazers.

# trailblazer - Friday 20 April, 2018

From The42 'He played football that made us change the way we played against them' Trailblazer

'He played football that made us change the way we played against them'

Gary Neville and others in the footballing world have paid tribute to the departing Arsenal boss.

# trailblazer - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

First woman to ever compete in Boston Marathon runs again 50 years later

Kathrine Switzer donned bib number 261, the same number she wore when she entered the all-male race 50 years ago.

# trailblazer - Monday 28 November, 2016

From The42 Tadhg Furlong 'an inspiration to the country folk' and Leinster team-mate Dooley 12 County Army

Tadhg Furlong 'an inspiration to the country folk' and Leinster team-mate Dooley

The Offaly loosehead says the rising star of Ireland’s front row has put himself in Lions contention.

# trailblazer - Saturday 28 February, 2015

From The42 Louis Bookman: Solving the mystery of a revolutionary and pioneering sportsman Trailblazer

Louis Bookman: Solving the mystery of a revolutionary and pioneering sportsman

The Jewish immigrant from Eastern Europe went on to make football history but his achievements are largely unknown.

# trailblazer - Monday 20 August, 2012

From The42 London 2012 unveiled quality of women's boxing to the world - Taylor Trailblazer

London 2012 unveiled quality of women's boxing to the world - Taylor

The Olympic champion is thrilled that her fellow boxers are finally getting the recognition they deserve.

# trailblazer - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

From The42 Welsh star Thomas retires from all forms of rugby Trailblazer

Welsh star Thomas retires from all forms of rugby

The 37-year-old hangs up his boots with immediate effect, following a distinguished career.