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#Marathon

# marathon - Friday 3 July, 2020

Former marathon world-record holder Kipsang handed four-year ban

The Kenyan runner has been suspended for violating anti-doping rules.

# marathon - Saturday 25 April, 2020

From TheJournal.ie Eight-year-old Galway boy cycling marathon to raise money for health workers Marathon

Eight-year-old Galway boy cycling marathon to raise money for health workers

He has raised more than €7,000 so far.

# marathon - Thursday 23 April, 2020

From TheJournal.ie 'It's life-giving': Meath man runs 66km charity ultra-marathon within 2km radius of home Raising Money

'It's life-giving': Meath man runs 66km charity ultra-marathon within 2km radius of home

Ian Lawton ran the distance to raise money for Ireland’s special care baby units.

# marathon - Monday 6 April, 2020

Virus scrapped your marathon? In Japan, there's an app for that

Organisers have offered up two apps to allow participants to complete the marathons alone, tracked online.

# marathon - Friday 13 March, 2020

London Marathon postponed until October, three weeks before Dublin

The calendar landmark will be held back for six months.

# marathon - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'World Athletics have let us down. I feel they were weak, and it makes me sad'

Irish Olympian Fionnuala McCormack vents her frustration as the governing body allow Nike’s controversial Vaporflys to be used in Tokyo.

# marathon - Friday 10 January, 2020

Dublin Marathon to allow 2,500 extra entrants for 25,000-strong field

Successful applicants for the Marathon’s new lottery system will be informed today.

# marathon - Sunday 1 December, 2019

Paul Pollock runs second-fastest marathon time in Irish history

2:10:25 in Valencia comfortably meets Olympic qualification time.

# marathon - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Marathon says new lottery system 'gives everyone a fair chance' Criticism

Dublin Marathon says new lottery system 'gives everyone a fair chance'

Criticism of the new system claimed that seasoned runners could miss out on participating next year.

# marathon - Monday 28 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Marathon winner who served doping ban 'slipped through the net' Record Time

Dublin Marathon winner who served doping ban 'slipped through the net'

Morocco’s Othmane El Goumri broke the course record with a time of 2:08:06 yesterday.

# marathon - Sunday 27 October, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Moroccan Othmane El Goumri wins this year's Dublin City Marathon Dublin Marathon

Moroccan Othmane El Goumri wins this year's Dublin City Marathon

This year marked the 40th edition of the annual race.

From TheJournal.ie Major diversions in place as over 22,000 people set to take part in Dublin Marathon Dublin Marathon

Major diversions in place as over 22,000 people set to take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# marathon - Sunday 13 October, 2019

Kenya's Kosgei shatters Radcliffe world record in Chicago Marathon

Mo Farah finished 8th in the men’s race.

# marathon - Monday 30 September, 2019

Seaward clocks Ireland's fastest marathon time since 2002, another record for 42-year-old Mayo-born Diver

From Berlin to Doha, Belfast man Kevin Seaward and Australia’s adopted star Sinéad Diver impressed over distance this weekend.

# marathon - Monday 13 May, 2019

Chinese marathon official banned for directing race leader wrong way

The mishap occurred just 300 metres from the finish.

# marathon - Monday 6 May, 2019

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad? Born To Run This post contains videos

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad?

Whether you’re a casual jogger or into long distance, paying attention to footwear and form could help reduce the risk of injuries.

# marathon - Sunday 5 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Runners in Belfast City Marathon run extra 0.3 miles after course mix-up Keep On Running

Runners in Belfast City Marathon run extra 0.3 miles after course mix-up

Organisers of the race have apologised to participants.

# marathon - Monday 15 April, 2019

Fionnuala McCormack finishes 11th with PB in Boston six months after giving birth

It was the 34-year-old’s first marathon since Rio 2016, and she just missed out on Tokyo 2020 qualification.

# marathon - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'I don't think I've seen one person drink a beer in my entire time there ever'

Irish marathon runner David Flynn on life in Morocco and his obsession with making the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

# marathon - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Mayo's 41-year-old marathon runner Diver breaks another world record in Japan

Sinead Diver is absolutely flying it.

# marathon - Friday 30 November, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating Shenzhen

Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

# marathon - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Police traffic cameras catch runners cheating in half marathon

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

# marathon - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

On The Box! TG4 to show eight hours of live GAA action on Sunday

You can watch five matches between club clashes and the Super 11s action from Boston.

# marathon - Friday 2 November, 2018

Later start times at Tokyo Olympic marathon could lead to fatalities, say health experts

Health officials in Japan are calling for the race to start at 5.30am instead of 7am to avoid potential deaths due to soaring temperatures.

# marathon - Sunday 28 October, 2018

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

From TheJournal.ie Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon Diversions

Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

# marathon - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''

Roscommon-man Colin Farrell was diagnosed with cancer when he was 22. Tomorrow he will attempt to run his first ever marathon in Dublin.

# marathon - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

'Don't experiment on race day' - Planning your final preparations for the Dublin Marathon Tie Your Laces This post contains videos

'Don't experiment on race day' - Planning your final preparations for the Dublin Marathon

Race director Jim Aughney joins us to talk through the best prep, what to expect on the day and the best recovery techniques once the race is over.

# marathon - Saturday 29 September, 2018

‘You can train for the physical side but you never expect the emotional connection’

Irish ultra-runner Alex O’Shea talks running 32 marathons in 16 days and the impact of Irish Guide Dogs.

# marathon - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Top 20 finishes for two Irish athletes in European Championship marathon

The Irish men took sixth place overall, while Lizzie Lee led the charge for the women’s team.

# marathon - Thursday 26 July, 2018

26 penalties later: Man United overcome Milan after marathon shoot-out in California

Franck Kessie chipped a spot-kick over the crossbar to finally hand Manchester United victory in California on Wednesday.

# marathon - Sunday 22 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie After losing his mother to suicide at 11, hurler running marathon in Antarctic for suicide prevention RunningForJosie

After losing his mother to suicide at 11, hurler running marathon in Antarctic for suicide prevention

“Counselling was the most important intervention in my life and that’s not to be dramatic, that’s just being honest.”

# marathon - Saturday 14 July, 2018

Over 20 years after a bad car accident, debt brought Gary O'Hanlon to the Dublin marathon podium Uphill Climb This post contains videos

Over 20 years after a bad car accident, debt brought Gary O'Hanlon to the Dublin marathon podium

As a teenager, Gary O’Hanlon had a huge career ahead of him. Then an accident stripped him of the natural talent he had.

# marathon - Wednesday 11 July, 2018

Nadal takes just under five hours to clinch Wimbledon semi-final spot as Raonic bows out

Rafael Nadal played out a five-set epic Juan Martin del Potro on centre court.

# marathon - Sunday 3 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

The race was won by Lizzie Lee from Leevale Athletics Club in Cork.

# marathon - Thursday 31 May, 2018

# marathon - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'It's an amazing outlet, the release it gives you. Throw on your runners, it's so easy'

First marathon to Olympic marathon in a year, triathlons and rowing – Caitriona Jennings shares her story.

# marathon - Monday 7 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 50s dies after collapsing at Belfast marathon Fatal

Man in his 50s dies after collapsing at Belfast marathon

It’s understood that the man collapsed early on in the run.

# marathon - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)' Multiple Sclerosis

Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)'

53-year-old Bandon native Fiach Lynch has MS and is running the Cork City Marathon in June.

# marathon - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

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