On a calm, sunny Sunday afternoon the roads near Raheny Village in north Dublin were filled with expectation and excitement. The 43rd edition of the National Road Relays, Ireland’s premier team road racing event, brought together most of the country’s leading distance running clubs. In […]
Another busy weekend for Donore Harriers! The club had athletes competing in a variety of events at different venues both at home and abroad. Claire Morrissey finished a very impressive 5th in the 30th edition of the Marathon Des Sables in Morocco. The multi-stage […]
There were some great performances at the second weekend of the National Juvenile Indoor championships. Sean Lawlor clinched another championship title in the U19 200m, this was a highly competitive race and he won it decisively, dipping well under 22 […]
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.