191 Results for author: Joe White

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 12th July 2021

Milner Unlucky in Estonia  Mark Milner travelled as part of the Irish U23 team to the European Championships in Tallinn, Estonia last week. Training had been going great and throughout the track season this year Mark pushed his 800m PB down. It now stands at 1.48.30. This is one and half seconds ahead of his PB coming into 2021 and marks out young ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 28th June 2021

Hoang takes bronze Jordan Hoang took a National Triple Jump Bronze medal with a jump of 13:35 on the last day of the National Senior Track & Field Championships. The Men’s Triple Jump title went to Conall Mahon of Tír Chonaill AC who took home the gold with 14.38m with Joshua Know (City of Lisburn) taking silver with13:41. Congratulations Jordan... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 21st June 2021

All Ireland Wins for Tullamore  Over the weekend in Dublin Tullamore Harriers athletes competed in the All Ireland U20 and U23 Championships. It was windy and hot both days which wasn’t ideal for distance running but the young Harriers were still able to come out on top.  Ruby Stueven was first in action in the U20 800m. The race was a ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 14th June 2021

5k Time Trial Results   The 5K was 8 laps of the 625 track and was a great opportunity for members to gauge how there training is going. Thanks to Adrian and Tom for the timing.    Leonard Mooney  17.21 Darren Butler.        17.28 Alan Mitchell.        19.30 Evelyn Herlihy.     ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 8th June 2021

The Irish Life Health Family Mile Challenge With the welcome return to sport, Irish Life Health has launched the Family Mile Challenge with Athletics Ireland, to encourage families to continue to be active together. Research has shown that parents play a really important role in their child’s participation and enjoyment of sport. They can ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 31st May 2021

Harriers Athletes on the Right Track in Belfast    The track season for Senior athletes continued at the the weekend with the Irish Milers Club track meet in Belfast. Tullamore Harriers made a good showing on the day with a youthful squad taking part in events throughout the day.  First up were Nadine and Danielle Donegan in the Women’s ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 24th May 2021

Back on Track  A small group of Tullamore Harriers middle distance runners travelled up to Belfast to the Mary Peters Track on Saturday for a track and field meet organized by Lisburn AC. Conditions were good on the day with the sun shining and the sheltered track protecting the runners from the wind.  First up for Tullamore was the Women’s ... More

Tullamore Harriers Report 17th May 2021

Mooney Runs 10000m PB in Ohio  Laura Mooney travelled as part of the Providence College men's and women's outdoor track and field teams to complete at the BIG EAST Championships in Geneva, Ohio at the SPIRE Institute on Friday, May 14. In her first  10,000 meter race of the year, Laura Mooney (Cappincur) was in the leading pack from the gun. She ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 10th May 2021

May Day Virtual 10k Run. 34 club members who took part in the May Day Virtual 10k handicap race last weekend. Well done to Pauline Curley who was deemed the winner of this event after the times were adjusted according to the handicap given to each athlete. 2nd finisher was Martina Lydon, 3rd Lorcan Scally, 4th Karen Nolan and 5th Mary Galvin so the ... More

Tullamore Harriers Club Report 4th May 2021

National 5000m Record for Mooney    Laura Mooney broke the Irish U20 5000m Outdoor record as she raced in her first 5000m of 2021. Her time of 16.19:43 just edged her past the previous best by an Irish athlete of 16.19:80 which had been ran by Sarah Collins in California in 2013.   Laura, who attends Providence College in Rhode Island, ... More