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#Cross Country

# cross-country - Saturday 22 August, 2020

'From that day on, I knew she was special' - the people and places that made Ciara Mageean

The42 speaks to the coaches who helped shape the career of the star of County Down.

# cross-country - Monday 25 November, 2019

Two-time champion McCormack and Ciara Mageean lead Irish team to Europeans in Lisbon

Fresh from their history-making Sister Act yesterday, McCormack’s sister Una Britton will join her on the plane to Portugal.

# cross-country - Sunday 25 November, 2018

'Absolutely delighted' - Ciara Mageean wins first National Cross Country title Running Riot This post contains videos

'Absolutely delighted' - Ciara Mageean wins first National Cross Country title

Elsewhere, Raheny’s Kevin Dooney took the senior men’s title and Sarah Healy capped a phenomenal year.

# cross-country - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Strong finish sees McCormack take second in Edinburgh sandwiched between old adversaries

The Irish runner has a great record in the Edinburgh Cross Country.

# cross-country - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

'I'm going to be speaking Irish, doing ceilís and having the craic' - Kilkenny

The versatile Dublin attacker will be flying home for training sessions as they prepare for the All-Ireland final.

# cross-country - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Fionnuala Britton begins her 2015 season with second-placed finish in Edinburgh

Sara Treacy, Michelle Finn, Danny Mooney and Maria McCambridge were also in action.

# cross-country - Saturday 20 September, 2014

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# cross-country - Friday 21 March, 2014

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Here’s what it would be like to drive across the United States in 20 minutes

It actually took four days to across the continent.

# cross-country - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Gold Medallist waits 28 minutes to cheer on last placed cross-country skiier

Dario Cologna waited to welcome home his Peruvian opponent, who was competing two weeks after breaking several ribs.

# cross-country - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Fionnuala Britton finishes fourth at European Cross Country Championships

The runner was bidding for three consecutive gold medals in the competition.

# cross-country - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Here are the highlights from #MunsterRace day 1

Tractors, tri-corner sandwiches and a bit of Titanic were all on show as Munster players pressed the flesh today.

# cross-country - Sunday 9 June, 2013

It's Your Horse Jumping Over a Giant Swan Picture of the Day

Because we didn’t expect to see this happen either.

# cross-country - Friday 22 March, 2013

Don’t touch that dial… here’s the sport on TV this weekend

Leave off the heavy lifting and bagsie the good spot on the couch. There’s plenty of sport to keep us occupied this weekend.

# cross-country - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Victory for Fionnuala Britton in Edinburgh cross country

Another Irish runner, Linda Byrne, finished sixth and only inches behind Anna Dulce Felix.

# cross-country - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Golden girl Britton gets some Brussels silver for Christmas

The Wicklow native followed up her European win with a second placed finish in Belgium.

# cross-country - Monday 10 December, 2012

President Higgins congratulates Fionnuala Britton and Irish team

Britton became the first athlete to defend her senior women’s title by beating Portugal’s Ana Dulce Felix in Budapest.

# cross-country - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Britton makes history with gold in Budapest

The Wicklow runner defended her European Cross Country title and helped Ireland to the team event this afternoon.

# cross-country - Monday 26 November, 2012

Sweeney and Hutchinson claim national cross country honours

Joe Sweeney won the senior men’s race at yesterday’s National Inter County Cross Country Championships.

# cross-country - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain

The European champion leads a strong Irish challenge at the Sunday meet in Burgos.

# cross-country - Monday 30 July, 2012

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3 Liveblog This post contains videos

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3

Yes, the weekend may be over, but the Olympic Games are just warming up. Here is all the good stuff that unfolded on Day Three.

# cross-country - Monday 27 February, 2012

Byrne and McGinley crowned senior cross country champs

Linda Byrne and Eddie McGinley took the top prizes at yesterday’s Woodie’s DIY Senior Cross Country Championships.

# cross-country - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Ava Hutchinson is London-bound

The Dublin-based runner booked her place in the Irish Olympic team with a confident performance at the Houston Marathon.

# cross-country - 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.

# cross-country - 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.