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#Thomas Barr

# thomas-barr - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Disappointment for Mark English and Thomas Barr at World Championships Setback This post contains videos

Disappointment for Mark English and Thomas Barr at World Championships

Kenya’s Ferguson Cheruiyot Rotich won the race with a time of 1:45.98, while the Donegal native came seventh.

# thomas-barr - Friday 27 September, 2019

Ireland's Thomas Barr advances in World Championships

Elsewhere, there was disappointment for Michelle Finn.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Thomas Barr records his second-fastest time of the season at Zurich 400m hurdles

Barr is returning to his best ahead of the World Athletics Championships held in Qatar next month.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 18 August, 2019

Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League On Fire This post contains videos

Donegal's Mark English powers home to 800m gold at Diamond League

Thomas Barr and Sarah Healy were also flying the flag in Birmingham.

# thomas-barr - Friday 26 July, 2019

Barr 'more equipped' to bridge the gap as Tokyo countdown begins

The Waterford hurdler resumes his season at the National Athletics Championships this weekend.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Barr just shy of season's best with fourth-place finish in Rome

The Waterford native missed out on a podium place, but improved on his performance in Stockholm last week.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 30 May, 2019

Thomas Barr earns podium finish at Diamond League meet in Stockholm

The Waterford native finished third in the 400m hurdles this evening.

# thomas-barr - Saturday 18 May, 2019

'I’m very happy with that': Thomas Barr records fastest-ever season opener in China

The 26-year-old now turns his attention to the IAAF World Championships at the end of September.

# thomas-barr - Friday 1 March, 2019

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.

# thomas-barr - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

Boost for Barr as world champion pulls out of this weekend's European Indoors

Pavel Maslak has been denied the opportunity to compete for a fourth straight 400m title through illness.

# thomas-barr - Monday 18 February, 2019

Healy, Mageean and Barr lead the way to Glasgow as strong Irish team named for European Indoors

A strong Irish team of 16 athletes has been chosen for next month’s European Indoor Athletics Championships.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 17 February, 2019

Thomas Barr drops out of 400m final after being knocked off balance at national indoors Wrap This post contains videos

Thomas Barr drops out of 400m final after being knocked off balance at national indoors

Meanwhile, there were gold medals for Rhasidat Adeleke, Mark English, Leon Reid and Phil Healy among others.

# thomas-barr - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Barr hoping to bring the heat to first indoor season on long road to Doha

The European bronze medallist is targeting qualification for the European Indoor Championships in March.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Ulster wing Sexton among the winners at Athletics Ireland awards

Thomas Barr was crowned Athlete of the Year at today’s ceremony in Dublin.

# thomas-barr - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

'It's a relief for it to finally happen because I've been promising it for so long'

No longer the nearly man, Thomas Barr has become Ireland’s man for the big occasion after ending the summer as a European bronze medallist.

# thomas-barr - Friday 10 August, 2018

Barr forced to take flight but Ireland's relay team just miss out on final spot Human Hurdle This post contains videos

Barr forced to take flight but Ireland's relay team just miss out on final spot

Young team upbeat about their performance in Berlin despite the disappointment of a fifth place finish.

'I'm still dry-mouthed, I'm still shaking'  - Barr's family celebrate historic European bronze medal Fan Club This post contains videos

'I'm still dry-mouthed, I'm still shaking' - Barr's family celebrate historic European bronze medal

Thomas Barr’s family were in Berlin to cheer him on to a fantastic bronze medal in the 400m hurdles final.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 9 August, 2018

'I was sitting in my bedroom thinking, "Come on, let me at them, let me go"'

Thomas Barr ran the second-fastest time of his career to take bronze in Berlin.

Brilliant Barr makes history as he wins European Championship bronze

The Waterford native produced a brilliant performance in Berlin.

# thomas-barr - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

'I knew I had strength there and I used it': Thomas Barr finishes strong to power into European final

The Waterford man is confident he can post a faster 400m hurdle time in Thursday’s final.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Thomas Barr runs championship best time as he storms to an eighth national title in Santry Results This post contains videos

Thomas Barr runs championship best time as he storms to an eighth national title in Santry

Ciara Mageean claimed an 800m and 1500m double on day two at the Irish Life Health National Senior Athletics Championships.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 22 July, 2018

Watch: Thomas Barr beats his season's best time to strengthen medal hopes for European Championships Looking Good This post contains videos

Watch: Thomas Barr beats his season's best time to strengthen medal hopes for European Championships

The Waterford man ran the 400m hurdles in under 49 seconds.

# thomas-barr - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

Watch: Thomas Barr storms from second-last to win 400m hurdles in season's best time Top Of The Tree This post contains videos

Watch: Thomas Barr storms from second-last to win 400m hurdles in season's best time

The Waterford man produced a stunning finish on the home stretch to claim the win at Lucerne.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Thomas Barr produces season's best performance in Diamond League

The Waterford native finished eighth with a time of 49.53.

# thomas-barr - Wednesday 14 March, 2018

'It was driven by money' - Irish Olympian Barr backs changes to clamp down on switching nationality

The 400m hurdler believes new measures on the way from the IAAF are ‘a step in the right direction’.

# thomas-barr - Tuesday 12 September, 2017

Irish kids don't do enough PE so make it an exam subject says Olympian Thomas Barr

The Irish 400m hurdler believes PE should become part of the Leaving Certificate.

# thomas-barr - Monday 7 August, 2017

Thomas Barr withdraws from World Championships semi-finals

The Waterford runner cannot compete due to a vomiting bug.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 6 August, 2017

Thomas Barr has qualified for the semi-finals of the 400m hurdles at the World Championships

Barr automatically qualified for tomorrow’s semi-finals in fourth place after Kyron McMaster was disqualified.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 3 August, 2017

London 2017: The start times for every Irish athlete at the World Athletics Championships

Eleven-strong Irish team head to London’s Olympic Park.

# thomas-barr - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Thomas Barr finishes 5th in his final to help Ireland to 7th at European Team Championships

Barr clocked a time of 49.73 in the 400m hurdles final in Vaasa.

# thomas-barr - Friday 16 June, 2017

Thomas Barr delivers big finish to take third place in his first Diamond League of the season

The Waterford native impressed in a quick race in Norway.

# thomas-barr - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

'I’d have an auld square of chocolate and a few chicken nuggets - it’s not a crime'

It’s all about the balance for Ireland Olympic hero Thomas Barr.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'It was the best and most satisfying year of my life but also the toughest. It was emotional'

Thomas Barr visited The42 to look back on 12 months of exhilarating highs and testing lows in a wide-ranging interview.

# thomas-barr - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Thomas Barr's Olympic exploits recognised as he wins national athletics award

Rob Heffernan was also recognised at this afternoon’s awards lunch in Santry.

# thomas-barr - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

'I'm not in a position to say what athletes need TUEs, that's up to their doctors'

Thomas Barr says he understands why the general public might be suspicious of therapeutic use exemptions.

# thomas-barr - Thursday 1 September, 2016

Thomas Barr concludes his season with fine performance in the Diamond League

Barr finished fourth in the Olympic final in Rio, but couldn’t replicate that performance in Switzerland tonight.

# thomas-barr - Monday 22 August, 2016

Hotline Rings Finale: The highs and lows of a dramatic Olympics

As the Rio chapter of the Olympics closes, we sign off on our Olympic podcast with a brief recap of the last two weeks.

# thomas-barr - Sunday 21 August, 2016

12 Irish success stories at the Rio Olympics

Not all of them won medals but each athlete mentioned here overachieved in their own way.

# thomas-barr - Friday 19 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge The moment Thomas Barr ran into his parents after the Olympic final was just lovely Long Time No See
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