October 1, 2022


Make Somone Happy

The sky is my content put and there is certainly nothing at all like flying

4 min read

Kamal Ibrahim’s CV is impressive. Together with Television presenting, he has a Mr Planet title, a skydiving license, and scuba diving skills. It also turns out that his satisfied spot isn’t in entrance of a digicam, but in the sky.

“I desired to join the Royal Air Drive and be a fighter pilot,” states the Limerick native. ”But due to the fact of the war at the time, they changed the specifications and you had to be British. I was really gutted, for the reason that by that phase I had already served 9 years in the Irish Defense Forces.”

Ibrahim determined to drop out of faculty to pursue his dream of flying, securing his pilot’s license at just 18-yrs-aged.

Finally, he finished up performing recruitment and started off modelling on the facet to earn some excess money. By age 24, he observed himself in South Korea competing in the Mr Globe competitiveness.

“I finished up purchasing a household and having engaged when I was 20. I was residing in Shannon and experienced a work and a motor vehicle and assumed ‘this is a awesome lifetime,’ but then the economic downturn kicked in,” suggests Ibrahim.

“In 2009 I obtained asked to do Mr Ireland. I was not genuinely intrigued but a pal convinced me to enter with him. He came third and I won.”

Quickly forward to age 35 and Ibrahim has trained as an actor, dancer, and producer. He’s hosted the Nationwide Lottery considering that 2013, presented Mr Earth, Skip Globe, an RTÉ sequence, and created innumerable initiatives with his output organization, Large Studios.

All of this does not leave significantly time for relaxation for the father of a person. Having said that, lockdown has introduced him again to his genuine appreciate, traveling, and his intention for this yr is to purchase his have airplane so he can bring his seven-year-previous son Nico into the air with him quickly. “There’s just very little like it.” he states. 

Kamal Ibrahim
Kamal Ibrahim

What form are you in?

Thankfully, I hardly ever dropped my form about the years and, any time I will need to tighten up, I just want a few weeks in the gym. That explained, I do are living a rather nutritious way of living – I really don’t consume really significantly or smoke, it all helps.

What are your healthiest ingesting behaviors?

I really do not consume a lot of junk food but my issue is that I fail to remember to eat. So I invest in healthier pre-packed foods to heat up which are great, no wash-up.

What are your guiltiest pleasures?

A chocolate fudge brownie with ice cream.

What would retain you awake at night?

If one thing would hold me up it would be worrying about my family or my son or get the job done.

How do you loosen up?

Traveling or taking part in with Nico I suppose, but I don’t relax very usually.

Who are your sporting heroes?

The very first persons that occur to intellect are Peter Stringer, Ronan O’ Gara, and Paul O’ Connell. Any person from the glory days of Munster Rugby again in the 2000s.

What’s your favourite odor?


When is the past time you cried?

I’m a softie. Any time an individual near to me gets upset I’ll cry as well. 

What qualities do you minimum like in others?

When men and women squander other people’s time.

What qualities do you least like about yourself?

When I get cranky, I go really quiet. I test to snap out of it when I truly feel myself undertaking it but it is just normal.

Do you pray?

I don’t. I never pray to a God or believe that in a higher power but I do discuss to the universe when I need to.

What would cheer up your day?

When I complete a job or achieve a new milestone in anything. One particular point I do appear ahead to is snuggling up in front of the fire with a particular a person. That generally cheers me up.

What quote inspires you most?

‘Dance like nobody’s seeing love like you’ve in no way been damage. Sing like nobody’s listening reside like it truly is heaven on earth.’ That quotation is another way of reminding us to be confident, fearless, and bold, and I am all for that.

Wherever is your favourite location in the globe?

I’ve travelled a little bit but I really do not imagine I have located my favorite position however. When I do, I’ll almost certainly be traveling about it. If I had to decide on someplace I have been to while it would be Sydney.