Trio for Rio? Mick Clohisey, Kevin Seaward and Sergiu Ciobanu put themselves in line for Olympic selection.
01 Oct 2015

Irish invade, Kenyans reign supreme: six final thoughts on the Berlin Marathon

Once again, the fastest marathon in the world lived up to its renown, producing the 11th quickest performances of all time in both men’s and women’s races, courtesy of a pair of champions worthy of topping any marathon rostrum. Yet again, the morning of the race dawned cool, calm and

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14 Dec 2014

Women of Bronze to the Rescue in Samokov

  It wasn’t the medal everyone expected for the Irish in Samokov this morning – with Fionnuala Britton’s individual aspirations of a medal put on ice over the final lap as she faded to sixth – but it was, crucially, a medal nonetheless as the Irish took a surprise team

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25 Nov 2014

Dundalk Delivers; Pollock and Britton prevail

This week, it was all about the Intercounties Cross Country Championships, and we were treated to a superb day of competition as Fionnuala Britton destroyed the women’s race for her fifth title and Paul Pollock edged a thriller in the men’s race to take his second. The course in Dundalk

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25 Mar 2014

No half measures for the superstar kids

We relive the glory of the Woodie’s DIY National Juvenile Indoor Championships where several new stars emerged and championships best performances to beat the band. We pick a few of the next generation who caught our eye. We also look at the top performances Irish schools team in Bolton. Jerry

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17 Nov 2013

Britton and Pollock eye Euro gold

Fionnuala Britton was easily the draw card at the  Woodie’s DIY National Inter County Cross Country Championships  in Santry Demesne today after she was swarmed by autograph hunters post procession run. Paul Pollock may not have been swarmed by the autograph hunters but he was equally impressive and he now

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