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# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 16 July, 2017

32 years later, Sonia O'Sullivan's daughter follows in her footsteps with championship win

Sophie O’Sullivan impressed once again – this time at the National Juvenile Championships.

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

Sonia O'Sullivan's 15-year-old daughter storms to 800m victory at the Morton Games

Sophie O’Sullivan produced a powerful and impressive performance in Santry this evening.

# sonia-osullivan - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge Every sh*te cook will relate to Nadia Forde's plight on Celebrity Masterchef Ireland last night Scallops

# sonia-osullivan - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'Martin is known for being sensitive to criticism' - Tony O’Donoghue on covering Ireland for 20 years Pitchside Perspective This post contains videos

'Martin is known for being sensitive to criticism' - Tony O’Donoghue on covering Ireland for 20 years

The RTÉ reporter has been at the centre of many of the national team’s highs and lows in recent memory.

# sonia-osullivan - Monday 12 December, 2016

'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race' Issue This post contains videos

'There are Kenyans so easily allowed to represent European countries... It takes away from the race'

Irish sporting icon Sonia O’Sullivan was critical of the IAAF following the latest controversy relating to eligibility rules.

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Sonia O'Sullivan says she will "have to review" her position on the Olympic Council board OCI

Sonia O'Sullivan says she will "have to review" her position on the Olympic Council board

She added that as a board, ticket sales had never been raised.

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 28 August, 2016

Familiar faces on show as Irish pair claim Dublin City Triathlon

Cork’s Chris Mintern won the male event with Susanna Murphy from Dublin winning the women’s race.

# sonia-osullivan - Saturday 27 August, 2016

Ireland's Ciara Mageean recovers from her Olympics disappointment in stunning fashion

The Portaferry runner knocked five seconds off her personal best tonight

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

'I think it is in crisis now' - Sonia O'Sullivan on African athletes competing at Europeans

Irish athlete Fionnuala McCormack recently hit out at the controversial nationality rules that allow allegiance switches.

'Something seems to go wrong' - Sonia O'Sullivan on young Irish athletes' stunted development

The legendary sports star also discusses Ciara Mageean’s bronze medal success and her love of triathlons.

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

Sonia O'Sullivan on the Zika virus, intersex athletes and running 'like a girl'

The former Olympic silver medallist spoke to The42 as she launched a campaign aimed at getting women to stick with sport.

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Leading Irish Olympic hopeful aims to emulate Sonia O’Sullivan in more ways than one

Rose-Anne Galligan chats to The42 about her dreams of competing in Rio this summer.

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

Sonia O'Sullivan's 6 tips for any runner hoping to complete a 5k

Trust us, she knows what she’s talking about.

# sonia-osullivan - Friday 5 February, 2016

Sonia O’Sullivan could be in line for World Championship medals after Chinese drug revelations

Reports in China suggest athletes were involved in state-sponsored doping in the 1990s.

# sonia-osullivan - Thursday 8 October, 2015

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 20 September, 2015

# sonia-osullivan - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Superstar Katie Taylor loathe to take idol Sonia O’Sullivan’s mantle

The 28-year-old Olympic lightweight champion eased to victory over promising young French boxer Estelle Mossely

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

The top 10 Irish sportspeople NOT on the Second Captains Good Wall

The series ends tonight, so we decided to take a stab at picking the country’s greatest sportspeople.

# sonia-osullivan - Saturday 25 April, 2015

Some of the biggest names in Irish athletics are all under one roof this weekend

Irish triathlete Kevin Thornton chats to The42 about Swim Bike Run Eat Expo’ organised in aid of the Irish Cancer Society.

# sonia-osullivan - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

17 times sports made us incredibly proud to be Irish

And don’t worry, it’s not all Italia 90.

# sonia-osullivan - Thursday 4 December, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Sonia O’Sullivan: ‘I never really experienced that kind of lack of promotion’ Women In Sport

Sonia O’Sullivan: ‘I never really experienced that kind of lack of promotion’

The champion runner remembers that if she won – she would get her deserved spot on the front page, not hidden in the corner.

# sonia-osullivan - Friday 28 November, 2014

Celebrate Sonia O’Sullivan’s birthday with a trip down memory lane

One of Ireland’s greatest ever athletes provided us with a litany of standout moments.

# sonia-osullivan - Thursday 10 April, 2014

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Irish athletics star Fionnuala Britton on getting stung buying chocolate in her local shops

The two-time European cross country champion is hoping to win the Great Ireland Run at The Phoenix Park today.

Two-a-days and mam’s home-cooking fuelling Paul Robinson’s Olympic dreams

The Kildare athlete will defend his Spar Great Ireland Run title at the Phoenix Park this afternoon.

# sonia-osullivan - Friday 4 April, 2014

SNAPSHOT: Irish cross country legends Britton, O’Sullivan and McKiernan catch up

The trio were at St Brigid’s in Castleknock this afternoon to promote the Spar Great Ireland Run.

Sonia O'Sullivan: 'People are out there killing themselves and not getting any acknowledgement for it'

The former world champion and Olympic silver medallist feels Ireland’s athletes could do with more support.

# sonia-osullivan - Saturday 2 November, 2013

‘You feel sick when you see things like that’ – O’Sullivan on the doping scourge

The Irish athlete told us that retrospective medal upgrades could never replace the stolen thrill of victory.

# sonia-osullivan - Friday 1 November, 2013

Many Irish athletes not living up to their potential – Sonia O’Sullivan

The Olympic Silver Medallist is taking part in the Melbourne leg of Run in the Dark this month.

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 29 September, 2013

Big Data and blood tests: Irish company trying to crack athletes’ performance code

ORRECO, a Sligo-based company, is making waves in the field of bio-analytics.

# sonia-osullivan - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan’s gold medal success Recap This post contains videos

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan’s gold medal success

Check out the footage of a historic moment in Irish sport.

# sonia-osullivan - Tuesday 2 April, 2013

UCC set to re-name athletics track after Sonia O’Sullivan

A spokesperson confirmed the news to TheScore.ie this evening.

# sonia-osullivan - Thursday 21 March, 2013

FAQs for KT: 6 things we now know about Katie Taylor thanks to this interview Golden This post contains videos

FAQs for KT: 6 things we now know about Katie Taylor thanks to this interview

Beyonce, chocolate and the sports star she wants to marry.

# sonia-osullivan - Friday 8 March, 2013

From Katie to Sonia: Here’s Ireland’s top ever sportswomen

From All Stars and Olympians to inspirational captains and cross country champions – these ladies have done Ireland proud.

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 27 January, 2013

From TheJournal.ie 21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people Meet And Greet This post contains images

21 pictures of Enda Kenny meeting famous people

Our leader meets a lot of people and there are plenty of them who are pretty famous….

# sonia-osullivan - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Opinion: Here come the girls… at last, as Katie Taylor set for RTÉ award

The Olympic champion will – surely – be crowned Sports Person of the Year ending a wait that was too long.

# sonia-osullivan - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Woof! It’s Saturday so here’s some pictures of sports stars and dogs Collared This post contains images

Woof! It’s Saturday so here’s some pictures of sports stars and dogs

For no good reason, here’s some pictures of your favourite sports stars (and Stephen Ireland) with man’s best friend.

# sonia-osullivan - Monday 13 August, 2012

Darren O’Neill: It’s easy to be captain of a good team

The Kilkenny boxer was full of praise for his team-mates as Ireland’s athletes returned home from London 2012.

# sonia-osullivan - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Sonia O’Sullivan: It has been a very, very successful Olympics for Team Ireland

The Cork woman says all 66 of the Irish Olympians in London are now part of her family.

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