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National Event Coordinators position available in Athletics Ireland

AAI are seeking applications for the part time posts of National Event Coordinators. There are five positions available; 1 Sprints & Hurdles, 2 Endurance, 3 Walks, 4 Jumps and 5 Throws

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Regional Development Officers positions available in Athletics Ireland

AAI are seeking applications for the posts of Regional Development Officers. The RDO's will report to the Director of Development.

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Team Management for International Teams Positions available in Athletics Ireland

Applications are invited for the following voluntary positions.

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Administrative Assistant position available in Athletics Ireland Head Office

Athletics Ireland has a vacancy for an Administrative Assistant in our Head Office in Parkwest Business Park, Dublin 12.

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New Positions In Management, Development And Coaching

The AAI Board recently approved five key team management positions. They are Senior T & F Manager, Cross Country and Roads Manager, Development Manager, Junior Manager and Youth Manager.

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Smyth and Malone win World titles in Sweden

Co Derry, teenager Jason Smyth and Clare man Derek Malone pushed the boundaries of Irish Paralympic athletics to new height at the World Indoor Athletics Games in, Bollnas, Sweden

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New coaching department

Stephen Maguire as Director of Coaching will be responsible for the technical leadership of the sport in the coming years.

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Gary Ryan charged with developing the sport

Current national 100m champion, Gary Ryan from Nenagh has been handed the responsibility for developing the sport of athletics.

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New appointments in Coaching and Development

Athletics Ireland have appointed Stephen Maguire as the new Director of Coaching and Gary Ryan is taking up the new position of Director of Development.

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Britton leads Ireland to fourth place

Dublin City University's Fionnuala Britton finished in sixth place to lead her Irish team mates to fourth place in the women’s team event at the World University Cross Country Championships.

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Malone into final at IPC World Indoor Championships

Derek Malone’s performance in finishing 2nd in the 400m semi final at the IPC Indoor World athletics championships in snow bound Bollnas, Sweden

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Golden Weekend for Irish Athletics

The Irish team will return from Moscow today (see below for travel details) with the golden glow of achievement and success.

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O'Rourke wins World title

Derval O'Rourke claimed gold today in an historic day for Irish sport in Moscow becoming Ireland’s first sprinter to claim a world title.

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Juvenile Star Award Winners

Juvenile Star Award Winners for 2005. The awards will be presented on Sat 11 March in the Arklow Bay Hotel

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World Indoor Preview

Action gets underway tomorrow in Moscow at the World Indoor Championships. The team of 9 athletes and support staff are raring to get going in chilly Moscow, in what promises to be a thrilling affair

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Kit Kat All Ireland Schools Cross Country Championships Results

View the results of the 2006 Irish Schools Cross Championships held on the 4th March

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Armagh Road Race Report

As predicted the women's race produced some great results with a record entry followed by no less than 7 runners inside the long standing record held by Maria Skelton.

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Strong Irish Team Head to Moscow

David Gillick has been announced as a late addition to the squad for the forth coming World Indoor Championships in Moscow.

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Armagh Road Races

The Armagh Road Races take place on Thursday 2 March at 6.30pm. This is a unique event that doubles as a cultural festival as well.

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Nolan Shows his Strength with World Indoor 3K Qualifier in Ghent

James Nolan continued his great start to the 2006 season in Ghent this weekend achieving the World Indoor Qualification Standard over 3000m with an 8 second personal best of 7:52.84.

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Inter Club Cross Country Timetable

The Inter Club Cross Country Championship of Ireland starts at 1pm on Saturday 25 February in Santry.

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O'Rourke facing tough challenge

In-form Derval O'Rourke faces a tough 60 metres hurdles encounter at the Irish Indoor Championships in Belfast this weekend.

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Irish Shine in Sheffield

O’Rourke First Irish to break 8:00 seconds for 60H, Sheehy World Class 23.20 over 200m

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Intermediate and Masters Cross Country Results

Results from the Irish Intermediate and Masters Cross Country Championship

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Youth and Juniors Real Winners in new AAI Programme

Athletics Ireland Launch 2006 Performance Plan, Panels & Carding Awards.

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AAA’s Action at the Weekend

A strong Irish contingency will travel to Sheffield at the weekend to participate the AAA’s Championships in what promises to be a thrilling affair.

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Metro St Brigid’s Athletics Club revives the St Patrick’s Day Race in Dublin

After a four year absence in Dublin the 4 mile race takes place in the Phoenix Park, starting and finishing at Farmleigh. The course is over one lap and the race HQ is in Castleknock College. Further information is on the Entry Form (PDF)

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Kit Kat Leinster Schools’ Cross Country Championships St Clare’s, DCU, Glasnevin, Dublin

A lovely day for cross country running at DCU for the Kit Kat Leinster Schools’ Cross Country Championships with some great running from the young stars of the future.

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Ciaran McDonagh Opens with New National Record

Ciaran McDonagh opened his indoor season in style yesterday in Blacksburg Virginia, with a massive leap of 8.00m.

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Munster Juvenile Coaching Programme

Details for the 2006 Elite Squads and Development Days.

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Launch of the 2006 Great BUPA Ireland Run

USA Cross Country Champion Dathan Ritzenhein was in Dublin to join Irish 
Olympic gold medallist Ronnie Delany to launch the Great BUPA Ireland
Run 2006.

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Tom Brennan Memorial 5k New Year's Day Road Race

Jointly promoted by Liffey Valley A.C. and Dublin City Harriers, the Tom Brennan Memorial 5K Road Race will be held on Sunday January 1st 2006 in the Phoenix Park.

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Cragg Withdraws from European Cross Country Championships

The Irish team for The European Cross Country Championships in Tilburg on Sunday next suffered a major blow this afternoon with the withdrawal of Alistair Cragg from the squad.

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Cragg to Lead Irish Men at European Cross Country

Alistair Cragg has been named in the men's team to compete in the European Cross Country Championships in Tilburg on December 11th.

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Jolene Byrne and Gary Murray Take Senior Titles at Intercounties

Over 1000 athletes competed in events sponsored by McMahon and Galvin Insurance Brokers ranging from under 11 to Senior with a wide spread of winners countrywide.

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Inter Counties Cross Country Championships Preview

Sligo Racecourse is the venue for next Sunday’s National Inter Counties Cross Country Championships sponsored by McMahon & Galvin Insurance Brokers.

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