Sport, Olympics & R.E.

Ivan Fernandez Anaya Sportsmanship Story

Katie Taylor – God Gold & Me Article

Articles about the Olympics and Religion

Olympic Values PowerPoint

Disability in Sport PowerPoint

Morality in Sport PowerPoint


Clips of Katie Taylor, David Rudisha, the film Chariots of Fire and the Paralympics can be found on the Olympics & R.E. playlist on the Dublin Diocese Post-Primary YouTube Channel: Olympics & R.E. Playlist


During the Olympics Busted Halo had a series called the Spiritual Olympics, featuring the spiritual wisdom of an important figure each day and suggesting a sort of spiritual workout based on their practices and teachings. It was a brilliant idea, and now forms a fantastic resource which I think could be useful for students well beyond the Olympics: