# london-2012 - Saturday 6 August, 2016
'One of their big worries is: how do I handle walking into the Olympic Village and seeing my heroes'
Niamh Fitzpatrick chats to The42 about working as Team Ireland’s sports psychologist.
# london-2012 - Friday 29 July, 2016
Irish sailor Annalise Murphy says she is more equipped to deal with pressurised situations now.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 15 June, 2016
The 25-year-old previously competed in the London 2012 Olympics.
# london-2012 - Sunday 27 March, 2016
The athlete had been travelling to a competition as part of his preparations for Rio.
# london-2012 - Thursday 24 March, 2016
While Olive Loughnane finally looks set to claim gold from the Berlin World Championships.
# london-2012 - Friday 26 February, 2016
The Cork athlete is in line for a bronze medal.
# london-2012 - Sunday 31 January, 2016
Tori Pena chats to The42 on dual nationality, ‘cracking under pressure’ and her hopes for Rio 2016.
# london-2012 - Sunday 22 February, 2015
Even this far out, Ciarán O’Lionaird has Rio on his mind.
# london-2012 - Sunday 1 February, 2015
Mullingar’s Damien Shaw talks his hopes for Rio 2016 and this year’s An Post Rás.
# london-2012 - Monday 22 December, 2014
After enjoying an encouraging 2014, the Meath woman is confident of qualifying for Brazil.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 25 November, 2014
On the back of the Bray native’s World Championships win yesterday, we recall her greatest triumphs.
# london-2012 - Friday 19 September, 2014
Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern booked their places in Rio earlier today.
# london-2012 - Thursday 8 May, 2014
The Irish boxer is set to compete in the Europeans later this month.
# london-2012 - Monday 5 May, 2014
The daughter of former Ipswich Town player Sergei Baltacha won 11 singles titles during her career.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 23 April, 2014
The Donegal boxer surrendered his national title in February, sparking speculation he was to leave the amateur ranks.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 8 April, 2014
The boxer will be confined to a wheelchair for some time.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
Seán Bán Breathnach is celebrating 45 years on air, so here’s a chance to revisit his classic Katie Taylor commentary
No better excuse to recall the Irish boxer’s triumph.
# london-2012 - Sunday 16 February, 2014
‘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.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
In an interview with Off the Ball, the 25-year-old encouraged the sports world to stand up to Russia’s anti-gay laws.
# london-2012 - Sunday 1 December, 2013
The Olympic champion beat Finland’s Mira Potkonen in Bray last night.
# london-2012 - Friday 1 November, 2013
The Olympic Silver Medallist is taking part in the Melbourne leg of Run in the Dark this month.
# london-2012 - Monday 14 October, 2013
WADA to investigate months at the beginning of 2012 where there was “no effective operation” by Jamaican authorities.
# london-2012 - Friday 20 September, 2013
“For Olympic medallists to be boxing in front of a crowd of maybe 100 people, it’s disappointing.”
# london-2012 - Wednesday 14 August, 2013
The result follows the Irish race walker’s fourth place finish at the London Olympics.
# london-2012 - Friday 9 August, 2013
It’s one year since the Irish boxer’s Olympic triumph.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 30 July, 2013
Irish Olympic gymnast Kieran Behan on how life has changed since London 2012 and how he’s in a much better place as he sets off on the Road to Rio.
# london-2012 - Monday 29 July, 2013
The long distance runner has thrown down the athletic gauntlet to the Jamaican sprinter.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 19 June, 2013
Darragh McDonald is striving to replicate the Gold Medal he won in London last year.
The transport committee meets Sports Council and Olympic Council officials to discuss a high-performance review.
# london-2012 - Sunday 16 June, 2013
The Irishman, who won at bronze medal at London 2012, was ultra generous to his long-time groom.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
Despite being one of the London Games’ most outstanding performers, he’s not on the bill for the anniversary event.
# london-2012 - Thursday 18 April, 2013
Ireland’s Annalise Murphy, fourth at last year’s London Olympics, is the latest athlete to be profiled by The Journey.
# london-2012 - Thursday 28 March, 2013
The London Olympian “did something rather stupid” on Tuesday morning.
# london-2012 - Saturday 23 March, 2013
Reports yesterday had claimed Cakir Alptekin and Nevin Yanit were at the centre of a doping scandal.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 13 March, 2013
Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe told TheScore.ie that he’d probably have to borrow gear ahead of the upcoming World Cup.
# london-2012 - Saturday 2 March, 2013
The Northern Irish triathlete has her sights firmly set on medal glory at Rio 2016.
# london-2012 - Thursday 28 February, 2013
Despite qualifying two athletes for London 2012, the Sports Council of Ireland may reduce backing for the sporting hopefuls.
# london-2012 - Saturday 16 February, 2013
Two of Ireland’s Olympians were both victorious at the National Stadium last night.
Three-time Olympian Eoin Rheinisch plans to compete again this year but hasn’t made any decisions on whether he’ll still be around for Rio 2016.
# london-2012 - Saturday 2 February, 2013
Tara’s Natalya Coyle was one of the surprise successes of the London Olympics, but she won’t rest easy until she’s fulfilled her potential.