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# 1500m - Tuesday 3 August, 2021

Andrew Coscoran qualifies for semi-finals of 1500m
# Strong Finish
# Strong Finish

Andrew Coscoran qualifies for semi-finals of 1500m

Aug 3rd 2021, 1:53 AM 6,884 Views 1 Comment

The Balbriggan man came in eighth in a strong heat.

# 1500m - Friday 4 October, 2019

'I’m absolutely ecstatic. I’m in a world final — I don’t know how I’m going to sleep tonight'
# Over The Moon
# Over The Moon

'I’m absolutely ecstatic. I’m in a world final — I don’t know how I’m going to sleep tonight'

Oct 4th 2019, 7:15 AM 6,150 Views 7 Comments

Ciara Mageean booked her place in the 1,500m final at the World Athletics Championships on Thursday night.

# 1500m - Thursday 3 October, 2019

Ciara Mageean powers through to 1,500m final at World Championships in Doha
# IAFF World Championships
# IAFF World Championships

Ciara Mageean powers through to 1,500m final at World Championships in Doha

Oct 3rd 2019, 9:18 PM 7,425 Views 10 Comments

The 27-year-old Portaferry native finished with a time of 4:15.49 on Thursday night.

# 1500m - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Ireland's young guns just keep winning as Healy stuns the field to take European 1500m gold
# Future Is Bright
# Future Is Bright

Ireland's young guns just keep winning as Healy stuns the field to take European 1500m gold

Jul 29th 2017, 4:01 PM 8,737 Views 9 Comments

The girls 4x100m relay team also won bronze – Ireland’s sixth medal of the championships.

# 1500m - Saturday 17 June, 2017

'People see you up there as a sports star, but you're a person and below it all, it can hurt'
# Resilience
# Resilience

'People see you up there as a sports star, but you're a person and below it all, it can hurt'

Jun 17th 2017, 7:30 AM 6,110 Views 3 Comments

Battling back from heartbreak in Belgrade to ride the crest of a wave, Ciara Mageean is plotting a big World Championships.

# 1500m - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Heartbreak for Ciara Mageean as she's forced to drop out of 1500m European Indoor final
# Injury Worry
# Injury Worry

Heartbreak for Ciara Mageean as she's forced to drop out of 1500m European Indoor final

Mar 4th 2017, 7:36 PM 6,082 Views 3 Comments

She limped off the track in Belgrade with less than two laps to go.

# 1500m - Monday 15 August, 2016

Ciara Mageean gives herself every chance but bows out in Olympic semi
# Rio 2016
# Rio 2016

Ciara Mageean gives herself every chance but bows out in Olympic semi

Aug 15th 2016, 1:52 AM 5,367 Views 2 Comments

Portaferry runner caught down the final stretch in her 1500m semi-final.

# 1500m - Saturday 13 August, 2016

No fuss, no drama: Ciara Mageean second only to world champion in 1500m heat
# On Track
# On Track

No fuss, no drama: Ciara Mageean second only to world champion in 1500m heat

Aug 13th 2016, 12:42 AM 9,297 Views 4 Comments

The semi-finals will be on Sunday night.

# 1500m - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Superb Ciara Mageean wins bronze for Ireland at European Championships
# Happy Days
# Happy Days

Superb Ciara Mageean wins bronze for Ireland at European Championships

Jul 10th 2016, 5:05 PM 38,989 Views 48 Comments

The Portaferry athlete finished with an impressive time of 4:33.78.

# 1500m - Sunday 14 February, 2016

'It's taken a ton of work just to be able to walk on the leg again' - Ó Lionáird
# Back On Track
# Back On Track

'It's taken a ton of work just to be able to walk on the leg again' - Ó Lionáird

Feb 14th 2016, 8:00 AM 19,569 Views 4 Comments

One of Ireland’s most exciting track talents opens up on his injury struggles and his plans for redemption in Rio.

# 1500m - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Ireland's McKillop secures double gold at European Championships
# Winning
# Winning

Ireland's McKillop secures double gold at European Championships

Aug 23rd 2014, 2:05 PM 1,593 Views 2 Comments

The Irish team have now won a total of four gold and one silver at this year’s event.

# 1500m - Monday 3 September, 2012

Paralympics 2012: Golden boy McKillop triumphs in 1500m
# Winning
# Winning

Paralympics 2012: Golden boy McKillop triumphs in 1500m

Sep 3rd 2012, 9:13 PM 6,853 Views 12 Comments

The Antrim man won Ireland’s eighth medal of the competition in London today.

# 1500m - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Gold rush: McKillop retains Paralympic title with world record in 800m
# London 2012
# London 2012

Gold rush: McKillop retains Paralympic title with world record in 800m

Sep 1st 2012, 10:20 PM 10,327 Views 31 Comments

The 22-year-old blitzed the opposition to take home Ireland’s fourth gold of the Games.

# 1500m - Thursday 9 August, 2012

Ailis McSweeney: All hail Taylor... and Rudisha
# In Full Flight
# In Full Flight

Ailis McSweeney: All hail Taylor... and Rudisha

Aug 9th 2012, 8:35 PM 6,649 Views 13 Comments

The Bray woman’s heroics will be difficult to follow, but David Rudisha and Usain Bolt are fitting closers to a sensational day.

# 1500m - Friday 3 August, 2012

O'Lionaird may 'find something else to do with my life' following Olympics exit
# Honesty
# Honesty

O'Lionaird may 'find something else to do with my life' following Olympics exit

Aug 3rd 2012, 9:56 PM 17,909 Views 52 Comments

The Cork native expressed himself candidly after missing out on a place in the semis this evening.

Olympic hopes over for Ciaran O'Lionaird and Fionnuala Britton
# Heartbreak
# Heartbreak

Olympic hopes over for Ciaran O'Lionaird and Fionnuala Britton

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:49 PM 6,252 Views 4 Comments

The Cork native finished a disappointing second last in the 1500m this evening.

# 1500m - Sunday 1 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Ciaran O’Lionaird
# 26 Days To Go
# 26 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Ciaran O’Lionaird

Jul 1st 2012, 6:41 PM 3,814 Views 3 Comments

Our head count of team Ireland continues today with the irrepressible 1500m star.

# 1500m - Friday 9 March, 2012

Derval progresses to 60m semi-final but O’Lionaird bows out of World Indoors
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Derval progresses to 60m semi-final but O’Lionaird bows out of World Indoors

Mar 9th 2012, 5:30 PM 468 Views 0 Comments

Derval O’Rourke successfully came through her heat, while Ciaran O’Lionaird finished a disappointing 11th in Istanbul today.

# 1500m - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Going for gold: O'Lionaird eases into 1500m final
# Right On Track
# Right On Track

Going for gold: O'Lionaird eases into 1500m final

Sep 1st 2011, 1:30 PM 615 Views 0 Comments

Corkman Ciaran O’Lionaird is into Saturday’s final after comfortably finishing sixth in his semi.

# 1500m - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

WATCH: O’Lionaird qualifies for 1500m semis
# On Track
# On Track

WATCH: O’Lionaird qualifies for 1500m semis

Aug 30th 2011, 10:27 AM 428 Views 0 Comments

The Corkman will go again on Thursday after a powerful finish in this morning’s heat.