Club News

Happy 80th birthday Tom O’Riordan!

A Donore Legend, Tom O’Riordan, celebrated his 80th Birthday on the 12th July. Born in Tubrid, Co. Kerry in 1937. In 1956 he became the first Kerry athlete to win an All Ireland colleges title when [...]

Louis O’Loughlin Achieves QT for the 2017 European Youth Olympics Festival

15 year-old Louis O’Loughlin takes Dublin Senior 800m title and runs qualifying time for the 2017 European Youth Olympics Festival. Competing in the Dublin Senior 800m championship race last Wednesday, Louis achieved the qualifying time for [...]

Race Round-Up inc. Results from Limerick, Madrid, Tallaght & More

The Spring marathon season continues as a number of Donore runners made the trip to Madrid in Spain for the half and full marathon. Training partners Ken Cronin and Tony Griffin tackled the full marathon in [...]

Silver Lining to Strong Donore Performances at the National Road Relays

Donore Senior men were agonisingly 1 second off a Second National Senior Relay Title in 2 years on Sunday. It capped a day of strong Donore performances which saw 7 teams all place strongly in Men’s [...]

April Round-Up #2 – Boston success & PBs at home

Fergal Whitty has ran some super marathons in the past few years but he excelled himself again on the streets of Boston on Monday April 17th by acing a personal best of 2.31.37 – this knocks [...]

April Roads & Track Round-Up #1

The spring road season is now in full swing all over the country. Donore runners are also travelling abroad for the Spring marathon season. The BHAA road league started with the 2 mile and 4 mile [...]

March Results Round-Up inc. K-Club, Dunboyne & World Masters

Road report – great results at the K-Club and Dunboyne. The two major races over the weekend were the BHAA K-Club 10K race and the long-running Dunboyne 4 mile race which has always been a successful [...]

A Night with Leonard Cohen – Club Fundraiser, Friday April 7th.

A Night with Leonard Cohen A fund-raiser for all members and parents towards the new boiler featuring a night of Leonard Cohen music will be held in the Donore Harriers clubhouse lounge on Friday, April 7th [...]

Statement Regarding Club Championships on Saturday

Dear Donore Harriers members and Past members, It is with regret that I have to inform you all that we cannot run our Club Championship event this Saturday as planned. It has been considered an official [...]

Round-Up: National Masters & Leinster Indoors, IUAA XC & Road Results

Track report There was good news from the National Masters Indoors Championships in Athlone on Sunday. There was a double success for Donal Iremonger in the M45 class. He won silver in the 800m in an [...]