Saturday, March 6, 2021

Scullion and Byrne take AAI titles as Bekele and Howarth win Great Ireland Run:

Great Ireland Run, incorporating AAI National 10k Championships: Some 10,000 runners of all ages took part today in the SPAR Great Ireland Run in the Phoenix Park, Dublin in very windy but warm conditions.  Among these were almost 1,500 children...

Local athletes will earn NYC Marathon medals after all:

NYC Marathon comes to Dublin: Irish runners who missed out on the New York City marathon yesterday after it was cancelled will be given the chance to run the distance in Dublin later this month. The organising committee of the Dublin...

Club Heroes – Jim Bradley – Springwell Running Club

At Athletics NI we know that our clubs and members do some amazing work in their communities and further afield, through volunteering, working on the front lines or keeping people motivated and moving. Through our Club Heroes campaign we...

Skyrunning hero Emelie Forsberg to race in UK:

Skyrunning UK and the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline is pleased to announce that Emelie Forsberg (Salomon International), world renowned Skyrunning™ World Champion (ultra) and recently crowned Skyrunning™ European Champion (ultra) will run the inaugural Salomon Glen Coe Skyline race...

Athletics NI Advice for Athletes

Dear Members, During this unprecedented time, Athletics Northern Ireland would like to thank all of you for your support in helping to fight the spread of Covid-19. Your training has probably been affected and you are likely to be training...

Irish XC team prepare for World XC Championships:

Britton and Cullen lead strong Ireland team: Fionnuala Britton (Coach: Chris Jones) and Mary Cullen (Coach: Ray Treacy) will lead the Irish team for the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland on the Sunday 24th of March 2013....

Northern Ireland and Ulster Senior Mens Relay Team Opportunity

Athletics NI have been invited to send a Men’s 4x100m Relay Team to the Anniversary Games on Sunday 9th July 2017. The NI & Ulster team will compete against England, Scotland, Wales, Australia, Netherlands, Italy and Spain. The team will...

Preview : Comber Cup XC 2019

This weekend, our local muck loving cross country junkies will lace up their spikes and get their fix of one of the sport’s most traditional types of running, something that pretty much everyone has tried (be it through choice,...

England team announced for upcoming Armagh International:

England team announced for Armagh International road races: England Athletics are pleased to announce that two teams of three athletes have been selected for the Armagh International Road race on Thursday 19th February 2015.  In addition there are three other development...

Preventing Calf Injuries

Top Tip Tuesday.... And we are throwing back to our article last week where we learnt that the calf is the most common injury for runners sitting at 25% of all associated injuries! Here's a quick revision on how you can...
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