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Fitness - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Here are the benefits your membership of The42 will deliver this week
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Here are the benefits your membership of The42 will deliver this week

Jan 17th 2021, 8:00 PM 1,667 Views 0 Comments

Another busy week lies ahead…

Fitness - Friday 8 January, 2021

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

Jan 8th 2021, 5:00 PM 32,174 Views 12 Comments

How closely have you been paying attention to this week’s sporting headlines?

Fitness - Monday 28 December, 2020

The strangers we meet along the way - sport is the one great leveller in life
# Ties That Bind
# Ties That Bind

The strangers we meet along the way - sport is the one great leveller in life

Dec 28th 2020, 3:00 PM 23,903 Views 3 Comments

There are divisions in so many things, but sport is about what you belong to.

Fitness - Wednesday 23 December, 2020

Big increase in number of Irish adults wearing fitness trackers in 2020, study finds
# Data
# Data

Big increase in number of Irish adults wearing fitness trackers in 2020, study finds

Dec 23rd 2020, 8:00 PM 21,509 Views 15 Comments

The findings of the study were produced byTeneo Sport and Sponsorship Index.

Fitness - Tuesday 22 December, 2020

Professional and elite sport to continue under new Covid-19 restrictions
# Latest
# Latest

Professional and elite sport to continue under new Covid-19 restrictions

Dec 22nd 2020, 2:49 PM 15,510 Views 26 Comments

The restrictions, which come into effect on Christmas Eve, could have little impact on sport.

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Fitness - Sunday 20 December, 2020

The perfect almost-last-minute gift for The42 reader
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# Members Club

The perfect almost-last-minute gift for The42 reader

Dec 20th 2020, 10:28 AM 1,765 Views 0 Comments

Give them access to lots of great benefits.

Fitness - Friday 18 December, 2020

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
# Feet Up
# Feet Up

Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport

Updated Dec 18th 2020, 8:32 AM 23,690 Views 20 Comments

Get that couch groove going.

Fitness - Sunday 13 December, 2020

In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42
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In another action-packed week of sport, here's what's coming up for members of The42

Dec 13th 2020, 4:03 PM 2,787 Views 0 Comments

It’s a sports journalism superspreading event.

Fitness - Friday 11 December, 2020

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...
# How Did You Know?
# How Did You Know?

Give the gift of The42 to the sports fan in your life this Christmas...

Dec 11th 2020, 4:58 PM 50,810 Views 0 Comments

Need a Secret Santa present for someone who knows their pillar positions from their Pillar Caffreys? We’ve got the solution to your problems.

Fitness - Sunday 6 December, 2020

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Good Reads
# Good Reads

A terrifying crowd crush at an Old Firm derby and more of the week's best sportswriting

Dec 6th 2020, 8:30 AM 4,920 Views 1 Comment

Stick the kettle on and treat yourself to this lot.

Fitness - Friday 27 November, 2020

Golf clubs to reopen from Tuesday, while gyms to be used for individual training only - not classes
# Sport At Christmas
# Sport At Christmas

Golf clubs to reopen from Tuesday, while gyms to be used for individual training only - not classes

Nov 27th 2020, 7:21 PM 31,256 Views 18 Comments

Players will be able to play at golf clubs outside of their own county from 18 December, in line with the general easing of travel restrictions from the same date.

Fitness - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Oct 6th 2020, 9:25 AM 5,973 Views 2 Comments

We’ve plenty of podcasts, newsletters and other great benefits to keep you off the streets.

Fitness - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

Not ready to return to your gym? Here are a few alternative options
# The Last Word On Fitness
# The Last Word On Fitness

Not ready to return to your gym? Here are a few alternative options

Jul 7th 2020, 8:17 PM 5,685 Views 1 Comment

Here are some other options if you’re not ready to return to the gym under the ‘new normal.’

Fitness - Monday 6 July, 2020

The rise of Kenny, Pat Lam's philosophy and a Mayo warrior: The42 membership this week
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The rise of Kenny, Pat Lam's philosophy and a Mayo warrior: The42 membership this week

Jul 6th 2020, 1:23 PM 4,780 Views 0 Comments

Here’s this week’s substantial sports journalism meal.

Fitness - Monday 29 June, 2020

Getting back into your 'new normal' gym routine
# Phase 3
# Phase 3

Getting back into your 'new normal' gym routine

Jun 29th 2020, 4:49 PM 16,538 Views 0 Comments

David Last shares his dos and don’ts as Ireland’s gyms and fitness clubs reopen.

Fitness - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 26th 2020, 12:00 PM 8,457 Views 1 Comment

Sportswriting chat, GAA icons, a coaching masterclass and another journey through space and time.

Fitness - Monday 18 May, 2020

The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 18th 2020, 3:49 PM 6,543 Views 0 Comments

Sam Smith will discuss covering Michael Jordan and the Bulls on tomorrow’s sportswriting podcast.

Fitness - Monday 11 May, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

May 11th 2020, 4:13 PM 2,647 Views 0 Comments

There’s plenty to keep you off the streets again over the coming days.

Fitness - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Working from home: simple tips for looking after your physical and mental health
# WFH
# WFH

Working from home: simple tips for looking after your physical and mental health

May 5th 2020, 12:25 PM 5,730 Views 0 Comments

David Last’s advice for how to handle the challenges of working from home.

Fitness - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Simple tips for looking after your mental health while at home
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Simple tips for looking after your mental health while at home

Apr 15th 2020, 11:39 AM 4,583 Views 0 Comments

David Last’s advice to help you get through the next few weeks.

Fitness - Monday 6 April, 2020

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week
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Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Apr 6th 2020, 11:00 AM 12,390 Views 1 Comment

We’ve welcomed a huge number of new supporters over the past week.

Fitness - Friday 3 April, 2020

The best ways to keep your fitness plans going from home
# Advice
# Advice

The best ways to keep your fitness plans going from home

Apr 3rd 2020, 11:55 AM 6,721 Views 1 Comment

David Last gives his tips on staying active during lockdown.

Fitness - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

Your support for The42 means more than ever
# Next Chapter
# Next Chapter

Your support for The42 means more than ever

Apr 1st 2020, 4:38 PM 11,603 Views 7 Comments

We’re committed to telling the story of Irish sport each day despite these uncertain times.

Fitness - Sunday 22 March, 2020

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from a sobering sporting week
# Snapped
# Snapped

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from a sobering sporting week

Mar 22nd 2020, 8:30 PM 7,038 Views 2 Comments

Here’s the best of the sport that took place over the past seven days.

Fitness - Saturday 21 March, 2020

The 5 Ss for healthy social distancing
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

The 5 Ss for healthy social distancing

Updated Mar 21st 2020, 3:00 PM 60,366 Views 12 Comments

David Last’s advice on how to keep your mind and body fit and healthy.

Fitness - Friday 20 March, 2020

'When this all passes over, what will you look back on and wish you had done?'
# Social Distancing
# Social Distancing

'When this all passes over, what will you look back on and wish you had done?'

Mar 20th 2020, 9:29 PM 82,605 Views 26 Comments

Keeping your body and mind healthy is even more imperative now that we are staying at home. We speak to some fitness experts.

Fitness - Sunday 15 March, 2020

Working out from home: tips to keep you in shape during the shutdown
# Stay Active
# Stay Active

Working out from home: tips to keep you in shape during the shutdown

Mar 15th 2020, 11:22 AM 14,852 Views 3 Comments

David Last provides some simple tips to keep you on track over the days and weeks ahead.

Fitness - Friday 17 January, 2020

Get your crayons out and you can win Six Nations tickets in our colouring book competition

Get your crayons out and you can win Six Nations tickets in our colouring book competition

Jan 17th 2020, 6:45 PM 3,692 Views 2 Comments

She Can! has proven a big hit since its release.

Fitness - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

The Cork ultra runner targeting 32 marathons in 32 counties in 32 days
# Mind Games
# Mind Games

The Cork ultra runner targeting 32 marathons in 32 counties in 32 days

Dec 31st 2019, 7:30 AM 20,297 Views 30 Comments

Conor O’Keeffe will start his Herculean task on 1 April with 32 pounds on his back, removing one pound each day. For him, it symbolises the weight of depression and his battle with that burden.

Fitness - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

'That was my final track race. She didn't even try to win the race, she just tried to beat me'
# Next Generation
# Next Generation

'That was my final track race. She didn't even try to win the race, she just tried to beat me'

Dec 4th 2019, 8:00 AM 71,858 Views 7 Comments

Sonia O’Sullivan speaks to The42 as she reflects on life after turning 50.

Fitness - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Cluxton, Lowry and Taylor among longlist for 2019 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year
# RTÉ Sports Person Of The Year
# RTÉ Sports Person Of The Year

Cluxton, Lowry and Taylor among longlist for 2019 RTÉ Sportsperson of the Year

Nov 28th 2019, 6:07 PM 14,844 Views 37 Comments

The 26 nominees will be narrowed down on 8 December with the winner announced six days later.

Fitness - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice
# Countdown
# Countdown

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice

Oct 24th 2019, 12:08 PM 4,401 Views 5 Comments

Personal trainer David Last returns with some tips for the big day.

Fitness - Saturday 3 August, 2019

15-year-old from Meath takes first place in the men's Liffey Swim race
# Winning
From TheJournal.ie
# Winning

15-year-old from Meath takes first place in the men's Liffey Swim race

Aug 3rd 2019, 2:24 PM 61,306 Views 52 Comments

Sinead Delaney, also from Meath, came first in the women’s race.

Fitness - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Love The42? Become a member and support your favourite sports news source
# Kicking On
# Kicking On

Love The42? Become a member and support your favourite sports news source

Aug 1st 2019, 6:15 PM 20,174 Views 34 Comments

Members will receive a load of cool benefits but – relax, comment section – nothing will change on the site.

Fitness - Monday 29 July, 2019

Analysis: Boks add new layer to scrum attack while Wallabies strike clinically
# Smarts
# Smarts

Analysis: Boks add new layer to scrum attack while Wallabies strike clinically

Jul 29th 2019, 1:59 PM 9,904 Views 10 Comments

The All Blacks thought they knew what was coming but Rassie Erasmus’ team changed the picture.

Fitness - Sunday 16 June, 2019

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

Jun 16th 2019, 9:13 PM 7,986 Views 2 Comments

All the action from a different angle.

Fitness - Wednesday 22 May, 2019

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'
# Pain
# Pain

'I woke up at 3am... I was convinced I was dying'

May 22nd 2019, 8:25 PM 52,036 Views 7 Comments

Eileen Ring reflects on a difficult few years after a life-altering incident in November 2013.

Fitness - Monday 6 May, 2019

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad?
# Born To Run
# Born To Run

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad?

May 6th 2019, 10:00 AM 39,098 Views 31 Comments

Whether you’re a casual jogger or into long distance, paying attention to footwear and form could help reduce the risk of injuries.

Fitness - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Runners in Belfast City Marathon run extra 0.3 miles after course mix-up
# Keep On Running
From TheJournal.ie
# Keep On Running

Runners in Belfast City Marathon run extra 0.3 miles after course mix-up

May 5th 2019, 5:51 PM 31,879 Views 43 Comments

Organisers of the race have apologised to participants.

Fitness - Saturday 20 April, 2019

'You won't notice anything outside the moment because you're just trying to basically stay alive'
# Scaling Heights
# Scaling Heights

'You won't notice anything outside the moment because you're just trying to basically stay alive'

Apr 20th 2019, 8:15 AM 9,379 Views 5 Comments

Former professional rugby player Damian Browne is attempting to climb the seven summits of the world.

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