06 Dec 2014

Hale Storms to Australian Schools Title

Sprinting sensation Jack Hale stole the show once again, cementing his place as the fastest Australian schoolboy. Hale stormed his way to the under-18 100m title running an outstanding 10.13, although the tailing wind(+3.4m/s) was above the allowable limit. He certainly didn’t have it all his own way either with

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Roisin McGettigan
27 Nov 2014

McGettigan Dumas calls for life bans

Roisin McGettigan Dumas called for life bans at the Athletics Ireland National Athletics Awards where she received her long-awaited bronze medal over 1500m at the European Indoor Championships in Turin in 2009 due to the doping violation of Russia’s Ana Alminova. In a video interview below she discusses lifetime bans

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Colin Griffin
10 Sep 2014

“No regrets” as Colin walks away

After competing in two Olympic Games and flying the flag for Leitrim at the highest sporting level, Ballinamore’s Colin Griffin has decided to hang up his spikes. The multiple race-walking champion and former Irish record holder confirmed to the Leitrim Observer that he had walked his final race as Colin

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