John Travers (14.21) ran out a convincing winner of the Rathfarnham 5km road race last Sunday. Travers was always at the front and built up a lead of around 80 metres on his nearest rival Brandon Hargreaves (14.37) of Dundrum South Dublin. […]
The first round of the Dublin Juvenile cross-country league took place at Ardgillan Park in north county Dublin on Sunday. The picturesque course having Ardgillan Castle on one side and the Irish Sea on the other proved a testing course for the […]
Several Donore Harriers athletes were to the fore at different events in the past week. Perhaps most notable was John Dunne’s 2nd place in the Athlone Flatline 10km road race where he finished just 3 seconds shy of the winner David O’Connor (32.42) […]
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.