Mark English

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Ireland’s Phil Healy crosses the line in to finish sixth in her semi-final of the  400m semi-final during the  IAAF World Indoor Athletic Championships in  Belgrade, Serbia. Photograph: Sasa Pahic Szabo/Inpho

Visibly drained by her effort and the occasion, Phil Healy missed out on the final of the 400 metres at the World Indoor Championships in Belgrade in (...)

Millrose Games: Eamonn Coghlan in action during the Wanamaker Mile at Madison Square Garden, New York, in 1981. File photograph: Lane Stewart/Sports Illustrated via Getty Images

It always seems a strange contradiction to watch athletes training outdoors somewhere in the warm sunshine, all trying to escape the inclement winter (...)

Feidhlim Kelly:  ‘There’s no clear pathway or plan here. It’s all too ad hoc. It’s a common trend of the last few years, a lack of someone to help pull everyone together.’ Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Four weeks before the European Cross-Country Championships return to home ground for only the second time, Irish athletics coach Feidhlim Kelly has ca(...)

Ciara Mageean is dejected after the Women’s 1,500m heats at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on Monday. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

The mixed zone in the Olympic Stadium where we talk to the athletes after their event is spread out behind a line of crash barriers and sectioned off (...)

Boxer Emmet Brennan pictured with his mother Bernie, father Christy, and sisters Christine (right) and Caoimhe. Photograph: Tom Honan

Ireland’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes are headed for Japan, but without their families After all the doubt, the will-it-won’t-it anxiety, Ir(...)

Mark English booked his Tokyo berth a matter of hours before Tuesday’s midnight deadline. File photograph: Cameron Spencer/Getty Images

Imagine waking up in the morning to discover you’ve qualified for the Olympics, then having to double check to make sure the dream is indeed the reali(...)

Ireland’s Mark English will compete at his second Olympic Games in Tokyo. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Closing time, and in the last round of orders for Tokyo Olympic qualification several more Irish athletes got their shout in just in the nick of time (...)

Phil Healy pips Rhasidat Adeleke to victory in the 200m at Morton Stadium on Sunday. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Like all classic sprint showdowns they chased for the line and time seemed to slow, even as it was racing away, before the suddenly dawning moment of (...)

Mark English has decided to miss the national championships in a bid to run the  automatic qualifying time of 1:45.20 in the 800m at meetings  in Leverkuse  and Barcelona/ Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

In any ordinary Olympic year the national track and field championships would present the perfect opportunity to sign-off on pending qualification, on(...)

Phil Healy and Sophie Becker after the 400m race at the Belfast Irish Milers meet. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Phil Healy completed a valuable double at the Irish Milers club meeting in Belfast by running the fastest 400 metres of her life, adding more ranking (...)

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