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# atheltics - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

'Without faith, I don’t know if I would have been able to believe that I could have done something'

Ireland’s 17-year-old sprint sensation Rhasidat Adeleke on athletics, the Leaving Cert and what’s next.

# atheltics - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Rio Olympics liveblog: Day 8

There’s a busy day in store for Team Ireland.

# atheltics - Sunday 15 May, 2016

5 mental tricks a marathon runner uses to get through the toughest parts of a race

‘Relaxed is fast’ is a nice piece of advice.

# atheltics - Monday 25 January, 2016

Footwear giant adidas to end sponsorship of scandal-hit IAAF - report

The sponsors have decided to pull the plug early.

# atheltics - Sunday 13 December, 2015

Irish women take bronze at European Cross Country championships

Fionnuala McCormack came home in fourth to help earn third spot for the team.

# atheltics - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Paula Radcliffe likens pressure to release blood data to abuse

“I don’t need to do that — I know that I’m clean.”

# atheltics - Monday 21 October, 2013

Step 6: Getting from the couch to the Run In The Dark 5k start-line in eight weeks

‘You need to be healthy first and fit second and that means not sacrificing health for fitness.’

# atheltics - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Time Magazine's take on Oscar Pistorius: 'Man, Superman, Gunman'

The magazine explores ‘South Africa’s culture of violence’.

# atheltics - Sunday 27 January, 2013

In pictures: Impressive new Athlone facility hosts Athletics Ireland Indoor Games Athletics This post contains images

In pictures: Impressive new Athlone facility hosts Athletics Ireland Indoor Games

Who wants to see Rob Heffernan’s six pack?

# atheltics - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Poll: Who should win RTÉ Sports Team of the Year tomorrow night? Poll This post contains a poll

# atheltics - Tuesday 29 May, 2012

Runners complete gruelling Everest marathon

The Tenzing-Hillary Everest Marathon marks the first conquest of the famous mountain every year.

# atheltics - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Interview: A quick word with the fastest man on the planet, Usain Bolt

Usain Bolt slowed to a quick trot so we could catch up for a chat about London, Manchester United and his three main rivals for gold.

# atheltics - Tuesday 18 January, 2011

Ten tattoos from the world of sport Ink This post contains images

Ten tattoos from the world of sport

Getting inked up has become almost mandatory for a lot of athletes. So, which is the coolest?