# 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.
# london-2012 - Friday 11 January, 2013
Stand up for the Ulstermen, Kieran… oh.
There you go Shay, you can clap for that.
# london-2012 - Thursday 10 January, 2013
British Swimming boss David Sparkes hit out at the teenage diver this week for his part in a new reality TV show.
# london-2012 - Wednesday 9 January, 2013
The Paralympian has been brought on board with the Leinster county’s backroom team for the new season and has already made his mark.
# london-2012 - Tuesday 8 January, 2013
These 18 amazing images have just been released by a Chinese photo agency.
# london-2012 - Friday 4 January, 2013
The 25-year-old was UCI Mountain Bike World Cup under-23 men’s cross-country 2009 world champion.
# london-2012 - Thursday 3 January, 2013
David Ames and Ian Sloan appeared for Ireland in the Olympic qualifiers in March 2012.
The individual in question allegedly threw a plastic beer bottle on to the track shortly before the men’s 100 metres final.
# london-2012 - Monday 31 December, 2012
Starring Katie Taylor, Usain Bolt, Oscar Pistorius and erm, Boris Johnson.
And what we reckon we’ll be saying this time next year…
# london-2012 - Sunday 30 December, 2012
This was more than just a heptathlon event, it was the moment pressure would either crush or create an Olympic icon.
After the disappointment of defeat in London, Scott Evans knew he needed a change. He just didn’t know where it would take him.
Take a glance back at the year in 140 characters or less.
The past week and a half in London has been memorable for a number of reasons. Here are some of its defining images.
# london-2012 - Saturday 29 December, 2012
With one eye on his three Paralympic medals and six-year unbeaten record, Michael McKillop is plotting his return to able-bodied competition in the new year.
Cyclist Bradley Wiggins and sailor Ben Ainslie are knighted, as all 29 British gold medallists from London 2012 receive an honour.
# london-2012 - Friday 28 December, 2012
After sneaking into London under most people’s radar, triple Paralympic medallist Helen Kearney is enjoying the buzz of her win.