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#Catherina McKiernan

# catherina-mckiernan - Saturday 30 November, 2019

'The reason why we don't want to let go is because we're not getting that approval anymore'

Today is Catherina McKiernan’s 50th birthday. The Irish marathon record holder reflects on her phenomenal career, a renowned ‘rivalry,’ and the difficulty of letting go.

# catherina-mckiernan - Sunday 21 October, 2018

Ireland's second fastest marathon runner ever on representing Australia and realising her potential at 41

Mayo native Sinead Diver reflects on her phenomenal Melbourne Marathon triumph.

# catherina-mckiernan - Tuesday 10 April, 2018

What to eat, goal-setting and sleep - Catherina McKiernan's pre-run tips

The running season is upon us with plenty of big events coming up.

# catherina-mckiernan - Monday 1 January, 2018

Catherina McKiernan's guide to taking up running in 2018

The two-time Olympian says having a goal in mind is key.

# catherina-mckiernan - Thursday 13 April, 2017

One of Ireland's greatest-ever athletes on 'never retiring'

Catherina McKiernan tells The42 about how running has shaped her life since childhood.

# catherina-mckiernan - Monday 24 October, 2016

From 'We're a resilient nation': What makes you proud to be Irish? Sponsored By Sse Airtricity

'We're a resilient nation': What makes you proud to be Irish?

We asked three people who have represented Ireland on the international stage

# catherina-mckiernan - 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.

# catherina-mckiernan - 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.

# catherina-mckiernan - 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.

# catherina-mckiernan - Monday 12 December, 2011

The Morning Score: Monday

Two Irish ladies take medals, Martin O’Neill is off to a winning start and Celtic chiefs await UEFA decision.

# catherina-mckiernan - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Ireland's Britton takes gold at European Cross Country Championships

The runner says the victory “makes up” for her heartbreaking fourth place finish in the same event last year.