Category Archives: Athletics

Children’s Sport Patricipation And Physical Activity Study Launch: John Treacy & Catherine Woods – The Irish Examiner – September 27 2019

John Treacy calls for Olympic ban if Russians guilty of wrongdoing By Daire Walsh Sport Ireland CEO John Treacy has called on Russia to be banned from the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo if they are found to have manipulated data … Continue reading

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Irish Life Health Schools Fitness Challenge 2018: Thomas Barr – The Irish Examiner – 11 September 2018

Thomas Barr eyes the Diamond lights as he looks to build on Euro medal By Daire Walsh He made the podium at last month’s European Championships and now Waterford hurdler Thomas Barr is hell-bent on reaching greater heights in his … Continue reading

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Centra Let’s Walk Initiative Launch: Rob Heffernan – The Irish Examiner – September 23 2014

Heffernan still coming to terms with Zurich failure By Daire Walsh More than a month has passed since the European Championships in Zurich, but for World Champion walker Rob Heffernan, the memory of his withdrawal from the 50km final is still … Continue reading

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Derval O’Rourke Piece (Coca-Cola Thank You Fund Launch) – The Irish Examiner – May 8 2014

Legal meddling means O’Rourke still awaiting bronze medal from 2013 By Daire Walsh Derval O’Rourke will have to wait a while longer before finally receiving her bronze medal from the 2013 European Indoor Championships, after she revealed yesterday that legal … Continue reading

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