Alison Miller in action against New Zealand

(...)’s definitely easier for girls to join now which is an improvement. I grew up doing athletics and the women were(...)

The Winter Olympics at Sochi this year highlighted the use of Xenon gas by athletes. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/Reuters

Anyone who thinks the rules of this business are always black and white must be looking a bit grey in the face this week. Because if politics fired th(...)

Clare strength and conditioning coach Joe O’Connor goes through a warm-up drill with the players prior to the senior championship semi-final at Semple Stadium, in 2014. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Impho

(...) athletics session in Santry or the track in UL, this year or in two or three years’ time, you’ll see the(...)

 Oscar Pistorius: competed in the 2012 Olympics.  Photograph: PA

(...) tortuous as he faced persistent objections from the athletics governing body (IAAF) and charges that his(...)

Oscar Pistorius arrives to North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria, South Africa. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images 1:47

(...) client may have. The 27-year-old double amputee, who became one of the biggest names in world athletics(...)


(...) career as one of the biggest names in world athletics.Bowed headAs the judge began her methodical review(...)

Championship ATHLETICS BBC 2, 7pm-8pm London Invictus Games RUGBY LEAGUE Sky Sports 1 from 7.30pm (8(...)

 Brian Cody (left) and Eamon O’Shea (right) are accidental coaches in a way, facilitators and nurturers of talent who do not pretend to know more than they do. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

(...) latest in a long line of former athletics specialists bringing their eye and ear to Gaelic Games, and(...)

‘As a declaration of interest, I admit my preoccupation with Hayes Hotel (above)  is not just as a historian but also personal; my grandfather, John Ferriter, worked hard there as a porter for almost 50 years until his retirement in the early 1960s.’

(...) published an article under the title “A word about Irish athletics” in the Parnellite United Ireland(...)

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