• The Irish Life Health Novice and Juvenile Uneven Age XC Championships 2017

  • Heffernan crowned Irish Life Health Athlete of the Year

  • Record-breaker Fionnuala leads Irish entries for Euro Cross

  • Athletics Ireland reached 60,000+ members

  • Irish Life Health National Senior & Juvenile Even Age Championships 2017



60m Hurdles 100m Hurdles
Born May 28, 1994
Age 23
Place of Birth Limerick, Ireland
Coach Noelle Morrissey

Lavin won silver at the 2013 Junior Track and Field European Championships in the 100m hurdles. She is currently the Irish Junior record holder in both the 60m hurdles (8.36) and the 100m hurdles (13.34), breaking the previous records held by European Outdoor silver medallist Derval O’Rourke. Sarah also competed at the IAAF World Junior Championships in 2012 and won the bronze at the 2011 European Youth Olympics. The Limerick athlete is studying for a degree in Physiotherapy at UCD.

Notable Results

European Junior Track and Field Championships Rieti 2013 100m Hurdles Silver
European Youth Olympic Festival 2011 100m Hurdles Bronze

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Sarah's Statistics

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Date Event Time Position Competition Venue
19.07.2014 200 23.65 1 National Championships, Morton Stadium Dublin, IRL
16.12.2015 300 39.83 1 Baseline Meeting Athlone, IRL
23.02.2013 60 7.56 1 England Athletics U15 / U17 / U20 Championships Birmingham, GBR
19.04.2009 LJ 5.24 2 Cork, IRL
28.07.2011 100H76.2 13.62 3 European Youth Olympic Festival Trabzon, TUR
16.06.2013 100 11.75 1 UL Selection v Dartmouth & Brown Limerick, IRL
09.02.2014 60H 8.25 3 Sainsbury's British Athletics Indoor Championships, English Institute of Sport Sheffield, GBR
14.06.2014 100H 13.23 3 AtletiCAGeneve, Mémorial Georges Caillat, 27th Meeting International de Genève, State du Bont-du-Monde Genève, SUI