# athletics - Today’s News
Go on, you’ve no excuse.
# athletics - Thursday 24 July, 2014
Events got under way in Glasgow this morning. But will you be bothered watching?
John Barrowman laid a smacked on another performer at the opening ceremony.
There’s something for everyone out West this summer.
# athletics - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
That’s tonight’s TV sorted anyway.
# athletics - Monday 21 July, 2014
Here’s who you can cheer on in Zurich next month.
No word yet on Barry Manilow’s return.
While Kelly Proper picked up her third medal of the meet.
# athletics - Saturday 12 July, 2014
Mark English continued his recent run of form to win the Men’s 800m.
# athletics - Friday 11 July, 2014
The Waterford native broke the Irish record back in May and continues to impress on the track.
# athletics - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
I was sitting in a sandbox with my kids when I found out I had won European bronze — Roisin McGettigan
The Wicklow native can look forward to getting her hands on the medal she is owed from the 2009 indoor Championships.
# athletics - Monday 30 June, 2014
The Dubliner has endured two rough years with injury and today said he would ‘draw a line in the sand’.
The Championships took place under cloud as this year’s doping controversies refused to go away.
# athletics - Friday 27 June, 2014
800m runner Alysia Montano says she ‘took away any fear of what the outside world might think about a woman running during her pregnancy’ yesterday.
# athletics - Monday 23 June, 2014
Ireland’s most fierce track competitor hung up her spikes this morning. Here are some of her finest moments.
Cork hurdler brings down the curtain on a 12-year career in which she won five championship medals.
# athletics - Thursday 19 June, 2014
Reigning 200m champion Steven Colvert told the Irish Examiner he will fight to clear his name.
# athletics - Monday 2 June, 2014
Alex O’Shea did the Rebel county proud by setting a new Guinness World Record for his sweltering feat.
# athletics - Sunday 18 May, 2014
The Mullingar athlete is coming off a two-year ban for using EPO.
# athletics - Saturday 17 May, 2014
The former sprinter lined out for Ballinteer St. John’s last night.
The world champion is paving the way for the next generation, but pleads that more support be put in place for elite and developing athletes.
# athletics - Thursday 8 May, 2014
The Cork hurdler is hoping to be back on the podium in Zurich this August, but has had to push her competitive return back by a month.
# athletics - Monday 5 May, 2014
Over 19,000 took part today.
# athletics - Friday 2 May, 2014
Bannister is best remembered for being the first man to run a sub-four minute mile
# athletics - Monday 21 April, 2014
36,000 competitors took part.
# athletics - Monday 14 April, 2014
The 42-year-old man was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
# athletics - Thursday 10 April, 2014
The Jamaican sprint star tested positive for oxilophrine last year.
# athletics - Sunday 6 April, 2014
The two-time European cross country champion is hoping to win the Great Ireland Run at The Phoenix Park today.
The Kildare athlete will defend his Spar Great Ireland Run title at the Phoenix Park this afternoon.
# athletics - Friday 4 April, 2014
The trio were at St Brigid’s in Castleknock this afternoon to promote the Spar Great Ireland Run.
Sonia O’Sullivan: ‘People are out there killing themselves and not getting any acknowledgement for it’
The former world champion and Olympic silver medallist feels Ireland’s athletes could do with more support.
The 30-year-old runner first started her athletics career with Galway City Harriers.
# athletics - Tuesday 25 February, 2014
Japhet Korir and Milcah Chemos are coming to Dublin.
Last year’s World Champion is gearing up for a new season.
# athletics - Thursday 20 February, 2014
We’re not sure her neighbours will be too happy though.
# athletics - Monday 17 February, 2014
The Lisburn sprinter set a personal best in Athlone on Sunday.
# athletics - Wednesday 12 February, 2014
Over 330 of Ireland’s top athletes will battle it out this weekend.
# athletics - Tuesday 11 February, 2014
# athletics - Wednesday 15 January, 2014
In an interview with Off the Ball, the 25-year-old encouraged the sports world to stand up to Russia’s anti-gay laws.
# athletics - Thursday 19 December, 2013
Turkish athletics say their 1500 metre Olympic champion did not violate any rules.
# athletics - Wednesday 18 December, 2013
The Leitrim walker is taking a break from his sporting activities to focus on a new business venture.
# athletics - Sunday 8 December, 2013
The runner was bidding for three consecutive gold medals in the competition.