Category Archives: Athletics

European U20 Athletics Championships: Rhasidat Adeleke Wins Second Gold – The Tallaght Echo (Online) – July 17 2021

Adeleke makes it a double success in Tallinn with 200m triumph By Daire Walsh Tallaght’s Rhasidat Adeleke crowned a remarkable few days at the European U20 Athletics Championships in Tallinn by securing the Women’s 200m title in the Estonian capital … Continue reading

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European Athletics U20 Championships: Rhasidat Adeleke & Israel Olatunde – The Tallaght Echo (Online) – July 15 2021

Adeleke cruises into European Championship final By Daire Walsh Tallaght’s Rhasidat Adeleke comfortably booked her place in tomorrow’s Women’s 100m final at the European Athletics U20 Championships in Tallinn with a brace of impressive performances earlier today, . In this morning’s … Continue reading

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Rhasidat Adeleke Breaks Irish 200 Metres Record: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – May 16 2021

Adeleke breaks Irish 200 metre record in the Big Apple By Daire Walsh Tallaght native Rhasidat Adeleke set another landmark in her young career by breaking the Irish 200 metre record at the Big 12 Championships in Manhattan on Saturday … Continue reading

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Nadia Power Finishing Fourth In European Indoor Championships: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – March 6 2021

Disappointment for Power and Travers in Poland By Daire Walsh THERE was disappointment for Templeogue’s Nadia Power at Toruń in Poland on Saturday evening as she finished fourth in the semi-final of the women’s 800 metres at the European Indoor … Continue reading

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Piece On Rhasidat Adeleke Breaking 400m Indoor Record: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – February 28 2021

Rhasidat Adeleke sets new Irish indoor record By Daire Walsh Tallaght’s Rhasidat Adeleke set a new landmark in her burgeoning athletics career on Saturday evening by breaking the Irish Junior 400m indoor record. Representing the University of Texas at the … Continue reading

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Piece On Nadia Power Breaking The 800m Record For A Second Time: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – February 17 2021

Power breaks 800m record once again By Daire Walsh Templeogue’s Nadia Power maintained her whirlwind start to 2021 by setting yet another 800 metre Irish indoor record at the World Indoor Tour in Torún, Poland on Wednesday. Just 18 days earlier … Continue reading

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Piece On Nadia Power Winning Gent Race Meet: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – February 13 2021

Impressive Power triumphs in Gent By Daire Walsh Templeogue native Nadia Power continued her excellent start to 2021 by winning the 800 metres race at an IFAM meeting in Gent, Belgium on Saturday. Two weeks ago, Power set a new … Continue reading

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Piece On Nadia Power Breaking 800 Metres Record: The Tallaght Echo (Online) – January 30 2021

Power breaks indoor record in Austrian capital By Daire Walsh NADIA Power made a blistering start to her 2021 indoor season after setting a new Irish 800 metres indoor record on her way to a second-place finish at the Vienna … Continue reading

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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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