Golden Generation: Ciara Neville and Kevin McGrath
02 Aug 2015

From Beamon To Balco And Triumphs In Tbilisi: Your Reads Of The Week on JTG

Golden Games For Irish in Tbilisi Both Kevin McGrath (1500m) and Ciara Neville (100m) bagged gold medals at the European Youth Olympic Festival this week to highlight a successful week for the Irish at the championships where a number of other medals were also won. You can watch both winning

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Barr behind the wheel. Image via the42.ie youtube
29 Jul 2015

Barr Burning Rubber; McGrath Grabs Euro Gold; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Spinning the wheels with Tom Barr Not just a speed demon on the track, Thomas Barr has been speaking to the42.ie about his other passion, drifting. Check out the videos below of  World University Games champion Barr, burning rubber in his BMW at a disused tannery outside Waterford city. Words

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Kevin McGrath
29 Jul 2015

Watch Kevin McGrath Stike Gold In EYOF 1500m

Another Day, Another Gold for Ireland! Kevin McGrath in the boys 1500m. McGrath took victory in a tactical race with a winning time of 4:01.11. Check out the race video below with Kevin sitting in around third place (white vest) for most of the race before moving into the lead

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Kevin McGrath
02 Jul 2015

Throwback Thursday Tailteann Games: 800m Boys Video

Ok so a relatively short throw back to Friday the 19th of June but all in all, a smashing race. See what happens when you put the Junior Boys Record Holder in Mark Milner, the Intermediate Boys Champion in Kevin McGrath and 11 other athletes who want to make their

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Fun in the sun: Niall Tuohy and Karl Griffin together post 800m A race
28 Jun 2015

Irish legs are smiling at Watford BMC

Woodside Stadium has long been a happy hunting ground for athletes in search of personal bests and qualifying standards. Yesterday was no different at the British Milers Club Grand Prix where Ross Murray re-announced himself as one of Britain’s best metric milers and Ireland’s up-and-coming talent showed they have plenty

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Fingers first: McGrath looking for Youths standard over 1500m. Image" Kieran Carlin
19 Jun 2015

Walsh and Neville on the double as McGrath leads Leinster at Tailteanns

Michaela Walsh and Ciara Neville starred at the Tailteann Games in Morton Stadium winning respective double gold on the field and on the track to underline their growing reputations. There was a timing difficulty that resulted in Neville’s times not being registered but there was no doubting her growing reputation

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Jenna Bromell on her way to the junior 400m title. Photo credit: Kieran Carlin, Finn Valley A.C.
20 Mar 2015

National Juveniles set for Super Sunday live stream

The GloHealth National Juvenile Indoor Championships take place this weekend (21st and 22nd of March) in AIT International Arena, Athlone. There is a packed programme of events, which will see over 1,500 of Ireland’s young athletic talent take to the boards in Athlone. Day two of the championships will be

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Jenna Bromell on her way to the junior 400m title. Photo credit: Kieran Carlin, Finn Valley A.C.
27 Jan 2015

New kids on the block; the stars who lit up Athlone

The GloHealth Junior and Under-23 championships last Sunday (25th) served up an array of stellar performances from the best of Ireland’s young athletes. In what was planned to be a short piece about the highlights of the day, we were reminded of just how much quality was on show. While

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