Three places and four athletes with the qualifying time! The National 1500m final was to be the race of truth to assist the selection process. Paul Robinson (St. Coca’s AC), Ciaran O’Lionaird (Leevale AC), David McCarthy (West Waterford) and […]
John Travers may have finished only 6th in Friday evening’s prestigious Morton Mile at Santry (Morton Games 11/07/14), but his new personal best time of 3.55.44 needs to be put into context. This was the 29th running of the event and John’s time would have won […]
John Travers (14.15.16) came 5th at the Belfast International Meeting held on Wednesday evening 2nd July. A strong domestic field failed to make inroads into runaway winner Ben St. Lawrence (13. 27.72) from Australia. Unfortunately John Travers failed in his […]
After 4 years of disappointing 4th and 5th place finishes, the hard work of the under 15 girls team finally paid off as they took the bronze medal in National Juvenile Relay Championships at Tullamore on Sunday (6/7.14). The team […]
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.