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Ireland's Fittest Family is back!

ARE YOU IRELAND'S FITTEST FAMILY?

Life Style Sports Pick up the Pace by Teaming up with Run Ireland

Life Style Sports, Ireland’s largest sports retailer, is delighted to announce that it is the official retail partner to Run Ireland, Ireland’s one stop shop for running and fitness enthusiasts.

Full Marathon Teams Nominated for Rio Olympics

Athletics Ireland is delighted to announce full marathon teams to be nominated for selection to the Olympic Council of Ireland for the Olympic Games in August.

Ireland's best marathon runners set for Olympic selection on May 23rd

Ireland’s best marathon runners will find out about Olympic selection on Monday May 23rd.

Kenco Midnight Run Special Offer

Buy 3 entries get 3rd Half price until the 22nd of May.

Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey are the leading entries for the Highgate Harriers Night 10,000 Meet

The event incorporates the British trial for the Olympic Games on May 21st.

Gillick ups the pace in Belfast; Wright leads Ireland's Walkers to 16th in Rome

David Gillick continued to roll back the years with a big season’s best at the Belfast International for a second place finish on Saturday

Heffernan leads walkers to World Cup in Rome

Robert Hefferan will lead a squad of Irish walkers at the IAAF Race Walking World Cup in Rome, Italy this weekend (May7/8).

Hickey and Doody win in Limerick

Martin Doody and Ciara Hickey led home thousands of runners at the Barrington’s Hospital Great Limerick Run today.

Fit4Class Primary Schools Pilot Programme Off To A Great Start

Fit4Class is Athletics Ireland’s new 10 week programme that introduces primary school children from junior infants to fourth class to athletics in a fun, engaging and non-competitive environment.

Healy's remarkable relay run making the headlines

Phil Healy has been making the national headlines ever since her heroic relay run at the University Track and Field Championships in Morton Stadium last Saturday (April 16).

Ireland West Airport to hold first ever charity runway run on Saturday May 28th 2016

Runners and walkers will take-off down the runway at 19:00 pm and complete a 5km course

An Evening with Frank Greally and Jerry Kiernan

With the Olympics Games in Rio only months away, Galway sports fans will have the chance to spend an entertaining evening in the company of two of the legendary figures of Irish athletics in the Raheen Woods Hotel in Athenry on Wednesday the 20th of April next at 08:00pm. Runners of all levels will have something to look forward on what promises to be a great night.

McCormack wins National 10k at Great Ireland Run

Fionnuala McCormack (Kilcoole) swept to victory to retain her national 10k title at the SPAR Great Ireland Run in a time of 33:30 in the Phoenix Park

McCormack hits Rio mark as Masters shine

Fionnuala McCormack (Kilcoole) posted an Olympic qualifying standard at the Stanford Invitational in Palo Alto, California finishing fourth over 10,000m in 32:05.08

Mind Miles Cork Line Up Announced

Mind over miles Cork sharing stories of goals achieved featuring Sonia O’ Sullivan, Gerry Duffy & Ray O’Connor