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#High Jump

# high-jump - Sunday 13 August, 2017

From gutted she couldn't 'be like Sonia' to finding her niche and flying the flag worldwide

Irish high jump record-holder and Olympian Deirdre Ryan spoke to The42 about her own experiences and the importance of sport.

# high-jump - Thursday 20 April, 2017

British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident RIP

British Olympic silver medallist Germaine Mason killed in motorcycle accident

The 34-year-old former high jumper died when his vehicle crashed in Jamaica.

# high-jump - Sunday 4 October, 2015

An audience with the Sultan to Olympic hell: Rolling back the years with Adrian O'Dwyer

Adrian O’Dwyer was the rising star of Ireland’s 2004 Olympic squad. Then it all went wrong.

# high-jump - Monday 21 October, 2013

Double-world champion Vlasic in Ireland — to seek Carlow man’s healing touch

Vlasic hopes that work with Anthony ‘Star’ Geoghegan will help her return to full fitness.

# high-jump - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

These Kenyan schoolboys doing the high jump will make your day better Rift Valley This post contains videos

# high-jump - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Derval O'Rourke hurdles to victory in National League Final

The Cork athlete was a surprise inclusion in the field at Tullamore Harriers’ stadium.

# high-jump - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Ryan unable to raise the bar for London

The Dubliner failed to progress to the women’s high jump final this morning.

# high-jump - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Olympics: Croat high jump star Vlasic out of Games

The athlete, who won a silver medal in 2008, has failed to recover from a foot problem.

# high-jump - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Deirdre Ryan 30 Days To Go This post contains videos

London 2012: Introducing... Deirdre Ryan

High jump hopeful Deirdre Ryan is next under the spotlight as we continue our athlete-by-athlete guide to Ireland’s Olympic squad.

# high-jump - Sunday 13 May, 2012

Murphy sets new Irish Heptathlon record

The athlete overtook Sharon Foley, who previously held the record, by five points.

# high-jump - Saturday 28 April, 2012

2012 Olympics: Ryan ready to hit that high in London

Now that she’s injury-free, Deirdre Ryan is steeling herself for a rollercoaster ride to London’s Olympic Stadium.

# high-jump - Saturday 3 September, 2011

Redemption for Bolt in 200m

Jamaican sprint sensation Usain Bolt has put the disappointment of his disqualification from the 100m behind him to take gold in the 200m at the World Athletics Championships in Daegu, South Korea.

Mixed fortunes for O’Rourke and Ryan at World Championships

Ireland’s Derval O’Rourke was forced to withdraw from her 100m hurdles semi-final at the World Championships in Daegu.