Born October 15, 1986
Age 34
Place of Birth Letterkenny, Ireland
Club Letterkenny AC
Coach Robert Heffernan

Brendan has represented Ireland at the World Championships in Moscow in 2013 and at the London Olympics in 2012, competing in the 50km walk at both championships. At the Olympics in London he finished in 29th place and improved on this a year later to finish 25th at the World Championships in a new personal best of 3:54.24. He is coached by current 50km Race Walk World Champion Rob Heffernan. He competed at the 2016 Summer Olympics in the 50k walk where he finished in the top twenty, bettering his performance of the previous Olympiad. He then went on to finish 6th in the World Championships in Doha in 2019.

Notable Results

2019 World Championships Doha 6th
2016 Rio Summer Olympics 19th
London 2012 Olympic Games 50km Walk 25th
World Track and Field Championships Moscow 2013 50km Walk 29th
World Student Games 2011 20km Walk 15th

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Boyce and Wright to Compete in European Cup Race Walking in Murcia Spain


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Date Event Time Position Competition Venue
27.09.2016 10.5W 45:22 27 2nd International Race Walking Competition, Around Taihu Lake Suzhou, CHN
09.08.2015 10000W 41:16.25 2 143rd National Championships, Morton Stadium, Santry Dublin, IRL
05.08.2020 10W 41:39 5 Gothenburg Trophy Gångtävling Göteborg/S, SWE
06.04.2019 20W 1:24:31 12 European Athletics Race Walking Permit Meeting Podébrady, CZE
14.08.2019 3000W 11:17.84 3 BAM Cork City Sports, CIT Arena Cork, IRL
19.02.2012 30W 2:15:26 2 Claremorris, IRL
01.03.2015 35W 2:38:13 2 National Race Walking Championships Jumilla, ESP
06.01.2013 5000W 19:39.11i 2 Nenagh, IRL
19.05.2019 50W 3:48:13 5 13th European Cup Race Walking Alytus, LTU
05.02.2017 3000W 11:28.61i 2 AAI Indoor Games, National Indoor Arena, Abbotstown Dublin, IRL
06.01.2013 5000W 19:39.11i 2 Nenagh, IRL