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#moscow 2013

# moscow-2013 - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Rob Heffernan's wife Marian named manager of the month

The Irish athlete was accompanied by her world champion husband as she received the award today.

# moscow-2013 - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

# moscow-2013 - Monday 19 August, 2013

Russian sprinters appear to protest 'anti gay' law with podium kiss Moscow 2013 This post contains videos

Russian sprinters appear to protest 'anti gay' law with podium kiss

Kseniya Ryzhova and Tatyana Firova claimed gold as part of Russia’s 4x400m relay team.

# moscow-2013 - Sunday 18 August, 2013

Snapshot: The women's 4x100m relay final wasn't exactly a photo finish

The Jamaicans timed a championship record 41.29 seconds to take gold.

'Anti gay' law furore Western media invention, claims Russian sports minister

Vitaly Mutko insisted the controversial law was not just about homosexuality.

# moscow-2013 - Saturday 17 August, 2013

Usain Bolt powers to third world 200m title

The Jamaican athlete clocked a world-leading time of 19.66 seconds.

# moscow-2013 - Friday 16 August, 2013

'Misunderstood' Isinbayeva rows back on anti-gay remarks

“I am opposed to any discrimination against gay people on the grounds of their sexuality,” the pole-vaulter now says.

# moscow-2013 - Thursday 15 August, 2013

Pole vault champ Yelena Isinbayeva condemns homosexuality

Some of the world’s top athletes have responded angrily after Isinbayeva came out in support of Russia’s controversial anti-gay law.

Pics: Rob Heffernan celebrates with his world championship gold medal

Heffernan won the 50km walk at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow yesterday.

'A lot of people don't see those hard sessions in the winter time' - Treacy pays tribute to tireless Heffernan

The former athlete and Olympic silver medallist described the Irish race walker’s achievement as “payback” for his hard work.

# moscow-2013 - Wednesday 14 August, 2013

‘Fearless’ Rob Heffernan’s gold a fitting triumph in memory of late mum

Colin Griffin, who has competed with Ireland’s new world champion, has paid tribute to his epic win in Moscow.

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan's gold medal success Recap This post contains videos

VIDEO: The climactic moments of Rob Heffernan's gold medal success

Check out the footage of a historic moment in Irish sport.

President Higgins hails Ireland's new world champion Rob Heffernan

“He has achieved all that he deserves,” said the President.

Ireland’s Rob Heffernan claims gold at World Track and Field Championships

The result follows the Irish race walker’s fourth place finish at the London Olympics.

# moscow-2013 - Tuesday 13 August, 2013

Moscow 2013: Laura Reynolds has a morning to forget in 20km walk

Leitrim’s Laura Reynolds finished 31st at the World Athletics Championships in Moscow this morning.

# moscow-2013 - Sunday 11 August, 2013

Brian Gregan qualifies for 400m semi finals

After a disappointing day yesterday, Sunday brought some Irish success at the Athletics World Championships.

# moscow-2013 - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Usain Bolt slows to a jog on way to winning heat Too Good This post contains videos

Usain Bolt slows to a jog on way to winning heat

He will go much faster than 10.07 seconds this weekend.

Mo medals, no problem: Farah claims 10km gold in Moscow Moscow 2013 This post contains videos

Mo medals, no problem: Farah claims 10km gold in Moscow

The Olympic champion dug deep to edge an extremely competitive race today.

# moscow-2013 - Friday 9 August, 2013

Athletics hoping Moscow 2013 makes headlines for all the right reasons

The IAAF will hope that athlete’s achievements, not drug tests, make the news at this year’s World Championships.