• Win €250 for your club thanks to our sponsor Irish Life Health

  • Athletics Ireland win bid to host European Cross Country 2020

  • Purcell set for Hall of Fame at Irish Life Health Awards

  • Lee and Clohisey triumph in the capital

  • National glory at stake in the capital

Ten Irish athletes picked for World Half


No half measures in Valencia

Ten Irish athletes have been selected for the World Half Marathon to take place in Valencia, Spain on the 24th of March. The following athletes have been selected:


Lizzie Lee (Leevale AC), coach Donie Walsh

Laura Shaughnessy (Dundrum South Dublin AC), coach Terry McConnon

Fionnuala Ross  (Armagh AC), coach Dermot Kerr

Claire McCarthy (Leevale AC), coach Ronan Boland

Laura Graham (Mourne Runners AC), coach Ryan Maxwell


Stephen Scullion (Clonliffe Harriers AC), coach Stephen Haas

Kevin Dooney (Raheny Shamrock AC), coach Jerry Kiernan

Kevin Seaward  (St Malachy’s AC), coach Andrew Hobdell

Paul Pollock (Annadale Striders AC), coach Andrew Hobdell

Sergiu Ciobanu  (Clonliffe Harriers AC), coach Jerry Kiernan

Sign-up for the Athletics Ireland E-Zine with exclusive interviews, coaching news and offers!

Sign Up

Which of the following best describes you?