Mark Carroll
17 Jul 2015

Flashback Friday: Irish National Seniors 2000

Highlights from Irish National Seniors 2000 provide us with our Flashback Friday this week. A short piece from RTE news recapping the meet shows us great performances from our team pre Sydney Olympics. The Irish team was in fantastic shape and there was an unprecedented level of quality across the

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Michael winning the European IPC Championships
14 Jan 2015

Interview: McKillop has his sights set on more Paralympic glory

Double Paralympic champion Michael McKillop hasn’t had the start to the New Year he had hoped for having been laid up in plaster but he’s determined to leave a long lasting mark on Paralympic athletics. McKillop, who has cerebral palsy, has struggled with injuries since 2012 but has managed to

Feidhlim Kelly 0
08 Feb 2014

1st in a series: Measuring the US scholarship system

By Joe Conway @joeaconway Olympic qualification for Irish athletes is not and should not be the only yardstick by which the American athletic scholarship system is measured. Many Irish athletes who come stateside would not have made the Olympics no matter what country they pursued an athletic career. This writer

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