# athletics - Yesterday’s News
These are not your usual tourist traps – these are hidden gems for Dubliners in the know.
# athletics - Monday 13 December, 2010
Ireland’s young athletes took top honours in Portugal.
# athletics - Wednesday 10 November, 2010
Never meet you heroes – unless your Derval O’Rourke and Roy Keane.
# athletics - Monday 25 October, 2010
In a field with record numbers, the course records in both the men’s and women’s Dublin Marathon are broken.
# athletics - Sunday 24 October, 2010
An American engineer discovers how marathon runners – including the 13,000 in Dublin tomorrow – can avoid burnout.
# athletics - Saturday 16 October, 2010
London 2012 unveil “the daddy of all ticketing strategies”
# athletics - Friday 15 October, 2010
After 100m ‘winner’ Damola Osayomi and hurdler Samuel Okon, now Folashade Abugan fails a steroid test.
# athletics - Wednesday 13 October, 2010
Walker Rani Yadav becomes the third athlete suspended over doping after testing positive for Nandrolene.
# athletics - Monday 11 October, 2010
Nigeria’s Damola Osayomi – who won the women’s 100m – has tested positive for banned stimulants.
# athletics - Friday 8 October, 2010
Sally Pearson wins gold at the Commonwealth Games but is disqualified hours later after England protest.
# athletics - Thursday 7 October, 2010
The Commonwealth Games hit another snag: a fifth of English swimmers have an upset stomach and blame the pool.
# athletics - Wednesday 6 October, 2010
Further woes for organisers of Games in Delhi as athletics track isn’t ready and hockey team made play in 80% humidity.
# athletics - Wednesday 29 September, 2010
Games officials enlist the help of Langur monkeys as problems with packs of wild monkeys grow.
# athletics - Tuesday 28 September, 2010
The first English athletes arrive at the Commonwealth Games accommodation having spent the weekend in hotels.
# athletics - Saturday 25 September, 2010
Mike Fennell says he has been encouraged by recent improvements but more work is needed.
# athletics - Friday 24 September, 2010
Two countries confirm they will attend troubled Games as athletes begin to arrive.
Northern Ireland could withdraw from troubled Games, despite urging from all quarters to participate.
# athletics - Thursday 23 September, 2010
The organising committee of the already ill-fated games apologises for the ‘collective failure’ over living conditions.
# athletics - Wednesday 22 September, 2010
A day after the Scottish team turns down the accommodation in Delhi, the roof collapses just 11 days before the games.
# athletics - Friday 10 September, 2010
All the sport that’s fit to watch.