John Travers helped Ireland to gain 6th position from 12 teams in theEuropean Team Athletics Championships (First League / 2nd Tier)at Heraklion in Crete on Sunday (21/6/15). Competing in an eventful 3,000m Travers relied on his big finishing ‘kick’ to gain from 9th to 3rd position […]
With only the even age-groups relays remaining the Donore Harriers juvenile team can boast a record tally of 56 medals in the Dublin Juvenile Track and Field championships held over 4 days recently at both the Santry and Tallaght tracks. The medals haul […]
Two personal bests, a gold and a silver medal and attaining the qualifying standards for the forthcoming European Junior Track and Field Championships to be held at Eskilstuna, Sweden in July marked a great day for Donore Harriers athlete and […]
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.