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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Q & A with John Travers

Donore Harriers own John Travers will be representing Ireland in the 1500m at the European Indoor Championships in Belgrade later today (3rd March 2017). The heats start at 6:15 p.m. and John will be in the [...]

John Travers Gets The Gold & A Super Silver for Lynda Ngankam: National Senior Indoors Report

There were two medals for Donore in this year’s National Senior Indoor Championships – the first to be held in the new facility in Abbotstown. The most exciting finish of the championship involved our own John [...]