Donore runners have been achieving top placings on the road in the past few weeks from 5k up to marathon distance. At the inaugural medieval marathon in Kilkenny, George Brady who has ran over 100 marathons had one of his […]
The track and field season drew to a close with a number of impressive performances in many age groups at the National Track and Field Masters championships in Tullamore. A number of competitors won multiple medals in both track and […]
Donore Harriers runners are continuing to make their presence felt on the road race circuit around Leinster with some impressive performances in the last week. Chief of these was a Donore 1-2-3 by the men’s team in the Celbridge 5k. […]
The National half marathon is incorporated into the annual Rocknroll half marathon, a tough course which starts on Dublin’s North Wall, goes out to Kilmainham, Chapelizod and then an extended loop in the Phoenix Park. This year runners also had […]
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.