06 Sep 2015

Beijing 2015: the good, the bad, the ugly (and the great)

The Good The Hosts Beijing can hold its head just as high and proud as it did seven years ago, when the greatest show on earth came to town and the world was left with a lifetime of good memories of the place. This time it was a smaller task

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Dawn and out. Harper-Nelson crashed out of the 100m hurdles
04 Sep 2015

Winners, Losers, PED Abusers: Beijing Look Back Part 2

The Losers Team USA 18 medals in total, 6 of each colour, is deemed a poor championships for team USA. While 6 golds was also the final mark at the previous world championships, it is the lowest total tally since 2003 in Paris. So where did it all go wrong?

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Justin Gatlin
24 Aug 2015

Gatlin Tests Positive, 10000m Drama, Day 3 Video Recap; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Gatlin Tests Positive…For Failure “The American sprinter’s sample also tested positive for trace amounts of ‘bottling it’ after a final which saw him give in to the pressure and stumble as he dipped for the line some 10 metres before the finish.” For those of you outside of Ireland this

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Thomas Barr at Morton Games 2014
15 Jul 2014

Morton Magic as Nationals loom

  It was a hectic week on the athletics front in Ireland with the Cork City Sports, Morton Games and the Letterkenny Sub 4 Mile Challenge. Highlights in the Sports were the mile, 3,000m and women’s 800m and of course Thomas Barr in the 400 Hurdles. He wasn’t able to

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