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# 1500m - Saturday 29 July, 2017

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

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'

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 This post contains videos

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

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

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

The semi-finals will be on Sunday night.

# 1500m - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Superb Ciara Mageean wins bronze for Ireland at European Championships

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

# 1500m - Sunday 1 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Ciaran O’Lionaird

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

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

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 This post contains videos

WATCH: O’Lionaird qualifies for 1500m semis

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