Proper winning the 100m at the 2014 national championships
07 Aug 2015

Ireland’s Fastest Females: The Ones To Watch At Nationals

Elizabeth Egan brings us this peice on all things women’s sprints as we look forward to this weekend’s National Championships, as well as a brief look at the main contenders for the World Championships in Beijing later this month.   The Young Guns The new generation of sprint stars are

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Big breakthrough: Cliodhna Manning winning the 200m at the national juniors last year
27 Jun 2015

Manning on the mark in Nivelles; Irish juniors shine in Mannheim

Cliodhna Manning slightly surprised even herself to run a European U23 qualifying time in the 100m with 11.71 seconds at the EAP meeting in Nivelles, Belgium. Kelly Proper was a few strides ahead in 11.59 – she ran 11.57 earlier in the day while Manning also ran a windy 11.61

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10 Jul 2014

GloHealth Irish Junior and U23 Championships highlights

There was a series of top performances at the GloHealth Irish Junior and U23 National Championships last weekend and below is a highlights real from Athletics Ireland’s Youtube channel including our own commentary from the event. Highlights include: Sam Healy and Matthew Behan in the men’s 110m hurdles Siofra Cleirigh

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