Ireland’s Sophie O’Sullivan on her way to finishing first in her heat of the European Under-18 Athletics Championships at Gyor in Hungary. Photograph: Sasa Pahic Szabo/Inpho

Patience Jumbo-Gula highlighted an excellent evening session for Irish athletes at the European Under-18 Athletics Championships with a championship r(...)

  Sarah Healy’s 1,500 metres  time of 4:09.25 is some 10 seconds faster than the next best entrant.

It’s been a while since any Irish athletics team boasted so many medal prospects, especially with the O’Sullivan name among them. Even if it’s only th(...)

 Sophie O’Sullivan is presented with a medal from her mother Sonia at the Cork City Sports last year. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Sophie O’Sullivan, daughter of Olympic silver medallist Sonia O’Sullivan, will make her international debut in an Irish vest over 800 metres at the Eu(...)

Ciara Neville of Castletroy College, Co Limerick, wins the Girls 100 metre intermediate final at the Irish Schools Track and Field Championships in Tullamore. Photograph: Sportsfile.

  The wind hurled derision at some of the record attempts and still the rewards came in magnificent ways at the annual showcase of rising (...)