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#ACHIEVEMENT

# achievement - Friday 5 July, 2019

An Irishwoman will be one of the officials in charge of this Sunday's World Cup final ACHIEVEMENT This post contains videos

An Irishwoman will be one of the officials in charge of this Sunday's World Cup final

Michelle O’Neill will be an assistant referee for the match between USA and Netherlands.

# achievement - Sunday 25 March, 2018

'It's a credit to the players' - Ireland book European Championship spot for third time in four years Serious Achievement This post contains videos

'It's a credit to the players' - Ireland book European Championship spot for third time in four years

Goals from Troy Parrott and Sean Brennan made sure of Ireland’s spot at the European U17 Championships to be held in England at the start of May.

# achievement - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

'He has that Paul O'Connell DNA in him, being a Munster man'

Cork man Peter O’Mahony will lead the Lions out for the first Test against the All Blacks.

# achievement - Sunday 18 June, 2017

More success for Ireland at World Rowing Cup as O'Donovans claim silver

Earlier, Sanita Puspure was victorious in the Women’s Single Sculls B final.

# achievement - Thursday 1 June, 2017

Brilliant news for Ireland's Natalya Coyle as she receives Olympics boost

The modern pentathlete has retrospectively been awarded a sixth-place finish at the Rio Games.

# achievement - Sunday 21 May, 2017

The Scottish Invincibles! Unstoppable Celtic go through season unbeaten

Second-half goals by Leigh Griffiths and Stuart Armstrong ensured they didn’t slip up on the last day.

# achievement - 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.

# achievement - Monday 28 March, 2016

Northern Ireland make history with win over Slovenia

Meanwhile, there was disappointment for Wales against Ukraine tonight.

# achievement - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

An Irishman has just shattered the course record in 'Britain's most brutal race'

Eoin Keith took 15 hours off the previous best when he crossed the line this morning.

# achievement - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Killarney man Paul Nagle on his hopes of becoming world champ alongside Kris Meeke down the road

The pair have signed a three-year deal with Citreon.

# achievement - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Roma's Daniele de Rossi celebrated an incredible milestone in the best possible way today

The combative midfielder made his 500th appearance for the Italian side this evening.

# achievement - Monday 16 February, 2015

Where does today's West Indies win rank in Ireland's greatest World Cup victories?

The Boys in Green cemented their reputation as giant-killers earlier.

# achievement - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

17-year-old Irish snowboarder earns top-10 finish in Slopestyle World Championships final

The teenager previously competed at Sochi for Ireland.

# achievement - Wednesday 13 August, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Student with Down syndrome, Eleanor Murray, celebrates 93% Leaving Cert Applied result ACHIEVEMENT

Student with Down syndrome, Eleanor Murray, celebrates 93% Leaving Cert Applied result

She’s now looking forward to starting a third level course next month.

# achievement - Sunday 3 August, 2014

Interview: The man who made football history with the Ireland under-19 women this summer

Dave Connell and his side reached the semi-finals of the European Championships recently.

# achievement - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Irish hockey team claim historic victory over England

It is the side’s first win over their neighbours since 2002 and first win on home soil since 1949.

# achievement - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Irish driver Craig Breen to make World Rally Championship debut

The 23-year-old will drive a Ford Fiesta in Rally Sweden next month.

# achievement - Sunday 26 May, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Extract: '8,848 metres and I’m sitting on the summit of the world’ Read Me This post contains images

Extract: '8,848 metres and I’m sitting on the summit of the world’

Twenty years ago this week, Dawson Stelfox became the first Irish person to reach the summit of Mount Everest. This extract from Everest Calling: The Irish Journey, chronicles the last leg of this challenging expedition.

# achievement - Sunday 14 April, 2013

Silver Cup for history-maker Guan at Masters

The Chinese golfer his final round in the company of 55-year old Scot Sandy Lyle.

# achievement - Friday 19 October, 2012

Olympic gold medallist Rudisha visits DCU as Irish missionary is honoured

The Kenyan legend was in Dublin to attend an event for his mentor Brother Colm O’Connell.

# achievement - Monday 6 August, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'I never thought I'd get on a plane alone' Fear Of Flying

Column: 'I never thought I'd get on a plane alone'

After years of being terrified of flying, Sarah-Jane Goff took a training course to deal with her fear. She writes about how she ended up crossing the Atlantic.