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#Inspiration

# inspiration - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Inspirational Kerry entrepreneur raises over €100,000 for disability charity after running 24 marathons in 24 days Inspiration This post contains videos

Inspirational Kerry entrepreneur raises over €100,000 for disability charity after running 24 marathons in 24 days

25-year-old fitness instructor Shane Finn ran 24 marathons in 24 days this month in aid of Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Ireland.

# inspiration - Saturday 10 June, 2017

'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today' Inspiration This post contains videos

'Irish people were not as comfortable with the English as they are today'

Journalist and author Colin Young chats to The42 about Jack Charlton’s place in Irish football’s history.

# inspiration - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Irishman McCall's Saracens were once modelled on Munster and Leinster

The former Ulster head coach has masterminded the Premiership club’s rise.

# inspiration - Thursday 6 April, 2017

Klopp wants Liverpool to copy Chelsea blueprint

An inability to get results over the line has been a problem all season.

# inspiration - Sunday 5 March, 2017

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’ Inspiration This post contains videos

‘I wasn’t brought down fast enough from the volcano and ended up with heart failure’

Fiona McGinley chats to The42 about recovering from a 2012 accident to compete in The Race.

# inspiration - Sunday 5 February, 2017

From The Daily Edge 16 extremely Irish touches to add to a wedding Wedding Inspo

16 extremely Irish touches to add to a wedding

So many ideas.

# inspiration - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Hogg wants Scotland to be inspired by Warriors for Ireland clash

The fullback was a member of the Glasgow side that thrashed two-time European champions Leicester 43-0.

# inspiration - Friday 16 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 12 small changes that will make a genuine difference to your life Sponsored By Renault Clio

12 small changes that will make a genuine difference to your life

You won’t even know yourself soon.

# inspiration - Saturday 3 December, 2016

How diabetes 'saved' my life

US-based motivation speaker and elite powerlifter, Chris Rudden, describes his experience of living with an incurable disease.

# inspiration - Friday 18 November, 2016

'We have spoken about it' - All Blacks motivated by honouring Lomu

The legendary wing died a year ago today.

# inspiration - Thursday 10 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life' Challenge

'Breaking my back taught me what was worth fighting for in life'

Two of Ireland’s Paralympic athletes on not letting a disability define them and how they got tough in the face of adversity.

# inspiration - Wednesday 28 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 7 Instagram accounts you need to follow for home decor inspiration Sponsored By Kbc

7 Instagram accounts you need to follow for home decor inspiration

They might not help your budget – but your home will look amazing.

# inspiration - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

8 simple steps to make any house feel like a home

We spoke to interior designer Carole Roberts who gave us her top tips.

# inspiration - Sunday 14 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Irish cancer survivor loses out on world record by just ONE second Fighting Fit For Ewing's This post contains videos

Irish cancer survivor loses out on world record by just ONE second

But Nikki Bradley has already achieved another incredible feat.

# inspiration - Saturday 9 July, 2016

4 years after being diagnosed with leukaemia, Stiliyan Petrov makes emotional Villa return

The midfielder featured against Gak 1902 this evening.

# inspiration - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

Schmidt's Ireland inspired by performances of U20s in England

Ireland scrum coach Greg Feek is excited to get working with loosehead Andrew Porter.

# inspiration - Friday 10 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 8 of the best pieces of street art around Ireland Sponsored By Campo Viejo

8 of the best pieces of street art around Ireland

Iconic, ironic or just beautiful. Check them out.

# inspiration - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Inspirational one-armed surfer Bethany Hamilton claimed third in a pro event last night Hard Work This post contains videos

Inspirational one-armed surfer Bethany Hamilton claimed third in a pro event last night

“I’m a reminder for young girls that you can do it if you set your mind to it.”

# inspiration - Wednesday 4 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds Sponsored By Smirnoff

6 brilliant Irish people who overcame the odds

Prepare to be wowed.

# inspiration - Monday 18 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade Running Strong

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade

Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.

# inspiration - Friday 15 April, 2016

'I told Liverpool players to remember Istanbul'

The Reds’ players were told to remember what the club did against AC Milan in 2005 last night.

# inspiration - Monday 1 February, 2016

Dublin teenager tells how hurling helped him 'escape' from speech and language difficulties

Karl Reddy has told his story in a powerful video.

# inspiration - Wednesday 20 January, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This cancer survivor just climbed Ireland's snowiest mountain - on crutches Inspirational

This cancer survivor just climbed Ireland's snowiest mountain - on crutches

Nikki Bradley has been battling a rare form of bone cancer since she was 16. Facing a possible amputation, she’s determined to fit as much into her life as she can.

# inspiration - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Cech names the 6 goalkeepers who have influenced his career

The Arsenal goalkeeper has now kept the most clean sheets in Premier League history.

# inspiration - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

From The Daily Edge A straight guy had the best response when a man gave him his number at a wedding Text Back

# inspiration - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

'I was gutted to leave my baby, but I went away with a bit of life about me and destroyed the guy'

Ireland’s world champion boxer gave his thoughts at the Web Summit in Dublin yesterday.

# inspiration - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Hanover 1994: the day Ireland went to Germany and won

Goals from Tony Cascarino and Gary Kelly gave Jack Charlton’s side a memorable victory ahead of the World Cup.

# inspiration - Friday 18 September, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Spice up your lunch - 6 delicious suggestions from around the world Sponsored

Spice up your lunch - 6 delicious suggestions from around the world

There’s more to lunch than sandwiches, y’know.

# inspiration - Monday 17 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Move over boring sandwiches – easy lunch ideas that don’t involve bread Sponsored

Move over boring sandwiches – easy lunch ideas that don’t involve bread

Go home bread. You’re done here.

# inspiration - Sunday 26 July, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here's 12 talks that could change your career Time For A Change This post contains videos

Here's 12 talks that could change your career

Take yourself up to inspiration point.

# inspiration - Friday 3 July, 2015

Need some gym inspiration? Here's a short, painful session

Research has shown that shorter, higher intensity bouts of exercise can be just as beneficial as longer exercise periods.

# inspiration - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Jack Wilshere says Gazza inspired his Slovenia golazo

The midfielder ended his international scoring duck last weekend.

# inspiration - Thursday 7 May, 2015

From TheJournal.ie If you have a little space in the back garden, try this Renovation Station

If you have a little space in the back garden, try this

We have the perfect ‘granny flat’ inspiration for you.

From TheJournal.ie How to retrofit your house to save water and money The Upgrade

How to retrofit your house to save water and money

Water charges are coming…so bring on the rain harvesting.

# inspiration - Thursday 30 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Let the sunshine in - how to maximise the light in your renovation Renovation Station

Let the sunshine in - how to maximise the light in your renovation

Let there be light… and heat and low electricity bills.

# inspiration - Thursday 23 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie How would you like an 'extra' room with your renovation? Renovation Station

How would you like an 'extra' room with your renovation?

Is it indoors? Outdoors? Who can tell?

# inspiration - Thursday 16 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 100-year-old house? Here are a few tips for an energy-efficient upgrade Renovation Station

100-year-old house? Here are a few tips for an energy-efficient upgrade

It’s easier than you may think.

# inspiration - Thursday 9 April, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Running out of space? Add an extra storey… Renovation Station

Running out of space? Add an extra storey…

Creating space out of nowhere with an extra bedroom and extra storey – it’s magic.

# inspiration - Thursday 26 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Making the fairytale come true for your family home Inspiration

Making the fairytale come true for your family home

We spoke to David Leahy about fulfilling his dream of a home for the ages in his native Co Limerick.

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