Marcus Lawlor

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 Aaron Sexton of Bangor Grammar School on his way to winning the  200m during the Irish Life Health All-Ireland Schools Track and Field Championships in Tullamore. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Part of the fun in watching the annual showcase of pure athletics talent that is the Irish Schools Track and Field Championships is the guessing and t(...)

Ireland’s Marcus Lawlor after finishing his 200m heat in Berlin. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Most athletes will tell you that times count for nothing in championship running. Marcus Lawler was reminded of that the hard way on Wednesday morning(...)

Crystal Emmanuel, Phil Healy and Jeneba Tarmoh during the women’s 200m event. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Phil Healy ran another brilliant Irish record at a high quality Cork City Sports at the CIT track when clocking 22.99 seconds for the 200 metres - the(...)

Sarah Healy broke Ciara Mageean’s 1,500m record in Tullamore on Sunday. Photograph: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

The fastest schoolboy in Irish athletics history, and the breaking of a record that appeared carved in stone. Aaron Sexton and Sarah Healy were the he(...)

Thomas Barr of Ireland during Thursday’s 400m hurdles semi-final at the European Championships at the Olympic Stadium in Amsterdam. Photograph: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty.

No one said it would be easy, and for Thomas Barr it also looked a little too soon, his chance of making the final at the European Championships simp(...)