Thanks to Willie Smith for this tribute to Harry Thomas (6th Jan. 1935 – 10th Feb. 2018) It was with sadness and regret that the death was announced of Harry Thomas at the age of 83 on the 10th February,2018. […]
John Travers became the first Irishman to run a sub-4 indoor mile on Irish soil when he finished 3rd at the AIT Grand Prix tonight. In an exciting race in an atmospheric and packed AIT featuring Olympian and Australian national […]
National Senior Indoors – 3000m title for John Travers After a fine run in Armagh on Thursday night, John Travers became the national indoor 3000m champion at the weekend. He faced down 2nd placed Eoin Everard in an exciting race, […]
National Masters and Intermediate Cross Country Report Report by Florence Curley It was a day to remember for all participants and supporters at the national masters and intermediate XC championship in Clarinbridge, principally for the amount of mud everywhere! On […]
Welcome to the Donore Harriers’ website. As you progress through our site, you will learn about the club’s proud history, achievements and its athletes who have contributed so much over the last 120 years.
Located on the banks of the river Liffey, in the scenic village of Chapelizod, it is a dream location for athletics of all standards. One hundred yards away, the magnificent Phoenix Park with its wide variety of terrain and running trails provides our members with superb training options. We also have an excellent 5 lane polyurethane track and infield equipped for sprint, distance, throwing and jumping disciplines.
We are a very busy club, competing during the winter in cross country and road events, and from April we are involved in Track and Field athletics. The indoor season begins in January and involves many of our younger athletes but also our senior throwers, sprinters and middle distance athletes.
We have a large membership, aged from 8 years to 90 and if you would like to join us just call by or email us for more info.