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#Olympic Dream

# olympic-dream - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

'I was watching these girls on TV this time last year. Suddenly, you're up on the podium beside them'

It’s been a remarkable rise to the top for leading Irish triathlete Carolyn Hayes, whose Olympic dream is well and truly alive.

# olympic-dream - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Ireland 7s Olympic dream remains intact after men's side secure 2020 World Repechage place

The women’s side crashed out this morning after defeat to England.

# olympic-dream - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

16 sessions per week and spine-tingling feelings on the line: Egan's bid for third time lucky

‘Life is a good teacher, that’s for sure. I’ve learned to deal with these disappointments.’

# olympic-dream - Saturday 16 June, 2018

'I thought I could manage it myself without seeking any proper help and I just made things worse for myself’

Irish canoeist Liam Jegou is aiming towards Tokyo in 2020 after battling a serious injury last year.

# olympic-dream - Saturday 25 June, 2016

'People said ‘are you mad?'' - Ex-hockey star O'Flynn eyes Olympic 7s

The Cork native is part of the Ireland squad striving to secure the last place in Rio.

# olympic-dream - Friday 24 June, 2016

'Seven people on the field, you can't hide or shirk away from your responsibility'

Ireland 7s have their shot at qualifying for the Olympics this weekend.

# olympic-dream - Sunday 21 June, 2015

Ireland 7s a step closer to Rio after streamrolling their way through Division B

Malta, Slovenia and Serbia were all on the losing side against Anthony Eddy’s men today.

# olympic-dream - Saturday 2 June, 2012

London 2012: Evans not interested in making up the numbers

“I don’t want to be the guy who just went to the Olympics, that’s not who I am.” Ireland’s top badminton player talks about his Olympic qualification.

# olympic-dream - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

Road to London: No joy for Irish swimmers at British Championships

Sycerika McMahon, Gráinne Murphy and Melanie Nocher couldn’t get themselves close to the medals in London’s Aquatics Centre yesterday.