# European Indoor Championships

This month
March 2023
# Irish Eye
O'Connor and McCann secure top-10 finishes at European Indoor Championships
Sharlene Mawdsley fell short in her bid for a place in Saturday’s 400m final.
# Setback
English forced to withdraw from European Indoor Championships as McCann books 1500m final spot
Luke McCann was the only Irish athlete to make it past the heats on day one.
All time
# latest
Lavin and Neville miss out on European finals despite encouraging runs in Poland
Sarah Lavin produced the two fastest times of her career in the 60m hurdles in Torun in the past 24 hours.
# Going Well
In-form Irish duo Lavin and Tobin clock huge PBs to advance at European Indoors
Nadia Power, Mark English, Cian McPhillips and Phil Healy are all in action in the business end of their respective events this evening.
# on fire
Phil Healy storms into European final after stunning semi-final win
There was also success for Mark English and Cian McPhillips who both qualified for the semi-finals of the men’s 800 metres.
# Athletics
Irish runner McElhinney out of European Indoors following Covid positive
Cork’s McElhinney was due to compete in the men’s 3000m in Poland.
# Picture perfect
Bronze Age back for Ireland as 'delighted' English and Mageean bask in European glory
It was a Sunday night to remember in Glasgow.
# the snapper
It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week
Some of the defining moments from a busy week of sporting action.
# glasgow 2019
Disappointing morning at European Indoors as fine margins sees Irish trio fail to make finals
It was a tough morning for Joseph Ojewumi, Molly Scott and Lauren Roy.
# mixed results
Ciara Mageean powers into 1500m final, while Healy falls short in 400m semis
Mark English booked his place in the men’s 800m semi-final.
# mid-race collision
Disastrous start for Ireland in Glasgow as Greene takes a fall and Barr finishes last
It’s the opening day of the European Indoor Championships.
# it's a wrap
Mageean scrapes into 1500m final at European Indoors while Gregan bows out
It’s been a disappointing day for a number of Irish athletes.
# Flying the flag
'I surprised myself but it's a great feeling to pass out those guys and win a medal for Ireland'
It was another memorable day for Irish athletics in Prague.
# Podium finish
Silver for Ireland as Mark English finishes second at European Indoor Championships
The 21-year-old becomes Ireland’s 23rd medallist at the event.
# in the hunt
One of Ireland's brightest track prospects is one race away from another European medal
Mark English will look to add an indoor medal to his haul tomorrow afternoon.
# Flying the flag
An Irish athlete chose the best time possible to run a personal best at the European Indoors
John Travers is in with a medal chance in Prague.
# Hopeful
Despite missing final Dara Kervick still has a bright future ahead
We spoke to the 400m man ahead of this weekend’s event.
# nationals
Proper, O'Lionaird and English all hoping to shine at National Indoors this weekend
Athlone will play host to the National Indoor Championships on 21-22 February.
# Interview
David Gillick on the push to make PE a core examinable subject in Irish secondary schools
The Dublin-born athlete also chatted to us about his recent struggles with injury, “cheats” in athletics and his stint on Celebrity MasterChef Ireland.
# Athletics
Record-breaking Everard relishing chance to make running her main focus
The Irish 800m runner talks national records, recovering from injuries and learning different styles at the European Indoor Championships.
# Goteburg 2013
In pictures: Ireland at the European Indoor Championships
After Ciaran O’Lionaird’s bronze medal win yesterday, we had another one in the Women’s 3000m this afternoon.
# Snap Happy
It’s Sunday so here are some of the best images from the past week
Say cheese.
# bronze
Ciarán O'Lionáird wins bronze for Ireland
A personal best sees the 3000m runner claim Ireland’s first medal of the games.
# European Indoors
Get ready, Gothenburg -- you are about to witness the return of The Bullet with the Mullet
It looks like Ciaran O’Lionaird has gone back to his much-loved hairstyle.
# Athletics
Britton returns to Gothenburg with the World Cross Country Championships on the horizon
The European cross country champion is part of an 11-strong team competing in Sweden this weekend.
# The Right Track
The 11 Irish athletes going to European Indoors this week (and when you can see them)
The European Indoor Championships begin in Gothenburg on Friday morning.
# Going For Gold
O'Rourke readies herself for European Indoor final
The Irish athlete has qualified for this evening’s 60m hurdles final at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Paris.