Club News

Round-up: Leinster Intermediate & Masters XC, National Indoor League Round 1

Cross Country Report by Florence Curley The Leinster Intermediate and masters cross country championships were held in Dunboyne at the weekend. Cowpark is known for its bumpy ground and tendency to get muddy. Donore did not [...]

Dublin Masters XC Championships Report

The first cross country fixture of 2018 has rapidly become one of the biggest XC races in the country along with the National Masters XC, testament to the increasing popularity and competitiveness of masters running. It [...]

Christmas & New Year race roundup

The week after Christmas is always busy one the road race front. One of the main events is the Liffey Valley Tom Brennan 5k in the Phoenix Park on New Years Day. Cold conditions and facing [...]

Waterhouse Byrne Baird Shield Race Report 2017

26th December saw the 121st edition of the Waterhouse Byrne Baird shield race. Running since 1896, the 10 mile cross country race includes 5 2-mile laps. Handicaps were devised pre-race and the first runners took off [...]

2017 Waterhouse Byrne Baird Shield Handicaps & Race Flyer

Please find below the handicaps for the 121st Waterhouse Byrne Baird Shield, a 10-Mile Open Handicap Race to be held St. Stephen’s Morning, Dec 26th 2017 @ 11am. (Start at The Dog Pond, Phoenix Park) 2017 [...]

Donore Harriers Juvenile Development Programme in Partnership with

Over the course of the club’s long history, Donore Harriers has always endeavoured to help our younger athletes give full expression to their talent. Whether it’s a 60m sprint or a javelin throw or a mucky [...]


The 124th Annual General Meeting of Donore Harriers will take place on Thursday 28th September 2017 at 8.15pm in the Clubhouse, Chapelizod Road, Dublin 20. AGENDA - Minutes of last A.G.M. - President’s Address/ Report to [...]

XC is here & Notice of Opening Run 23/09/17

And… We are Off! Cross Country is Upon Us Notice of Opening Run 2017 Cross Country Season – Saturday the 23rd September I hope we can all gather for this year’s Opening Run Saturday the 23rd [...]

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 [...]