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#Marathon

# marathon - Monday 21 September, 2015

Tributes flood in for young man who died at Dublin half-marathon
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes flood in for young man who died at Dublin half-marathon

Sep 21st 2015, 9:18 AM 41,438 Views 14 Comments

John McHugh (23) collapsed at the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon on Saturday.

# marathon - Saturday 22 August, 2015

Eritrean teenager takes World Championship gold in Marathon
# Ghebreslassie
From The42
# Ghebreslassie

Eritrean teenager takes World Championship gold in Marathon

Aug 22nd 2015, 9:09 AM 4,738 Views 6 Comments

The 2:12.27 finish earned Eritrea just their second ever medal on the world stage.

# marathon - Tuesday 11 August, 2015

Four Irish brothers are running the New York marathon - 35 years after their first go
# Mighty Quinns
# Mighty Quinns

Four Irish brothers are running the New York marathon - 35 years after their first go

Aug 11th 2015, 8:05 PM 17,885 Views 9 Comments

Tyrone natives the Quinn brothers are recreating their 1980 marathon attempt to raise funds for MS Ireland.

# marathon - Sunday 9 August, 2015

Woman (26) ran London marathon with 'period blood running down her legs'
# Go With The Flow
# Go With The Flow

Woman (26) ran London marathon with 'period blood running down her legs'

Aug 9th 2015, 3:20 PM 122,589 Views 186 Comments

Kiran Gandhi helped raise €5,500 for a breast cancer charity.

# marathon - Monday 29 June, 2015

World Records, Olympians and 2000 runners hit the streets for Waterford's Viking Marathon
# Deise Dash
From The42
# Deise Dash

World Records, Olympians and 2000 runners hit the streets for Waterford's Viking Marathon

Jun 29th 2015, 8:30 AM 5,233 Views 0 Comments

Pauline Curley showed her class by taking gold in the women’s full distance race.

# marathon - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

Boston bomber says sorry for the first time before being formally sentenced to death
# Condemned
# Condemned

Boston bomber says sorry for the first time before being formally sentenced to death

Jun 24th 2015, 10:40 PM 27,033 Views 66 Comments

21 year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will receive his formal death sentence later today.

# marathon - Monday 1 June, 2015

Pics: Plenty of rain but even more smiles as 37,000 run Women's Mini Marathon
# Silver Linings
# Silver Linings

Pics: Plenty of rain but even more smiles as 37,000 run Women's Mini Marathon

Jun 1st 2015, 4:50 PM 27,192 Views 29 Comments

The race was won by Olympian Maria McCamridge.

This 92-year-old cancer survivor just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon
# Run Wild
From The42
# Run Wild

This 92-year-old cancer survivor just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon

Jun 1st 2015, 4:37 PM 5,598 Views 5 Comments

Yaaaasss queen!

A 92-year-old cancer survivor just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon
# Run Wild
From The Daily Edge
# Run Wild

A 92-year-old cancer survivor just became the oldest woman to finish a marathon

Jun 1st 2015, 4:14 PM 3,924 Views 2 Comments

Yaaaasss queen!

# marathon - Sunday 24 May, 2015

'You've no need to worry about the big C ... cancer isn't painful'
# Cork Marathon
# Cork Marathon

'You've no need to worry about the big C ... cancer isn't painful'

May 24th 2015, 8:30 PM 42,384 Views 18 Comments

Shannen’s diagnosis came as a huge shock.

# marathon - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

VIDEO: This Corkman was paralysed from the chest down... but is going to walk a marathon
# Helpful Steps
# Helpful Steps

VIDEO: This Corkman was paralysed from the chest down... but is going to walk a marathon

Apr 29th 2015, 5:00 PM 20,711 Views 13 Comments

Nathan Kirwan is raising funds to keep the device in Ireland.

# marathon - Monday 6 April, 2015

This woman is running 12 marathons to fight a cancer you've probably never heard of
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

This woman is running 12 marathons to fight a cancer you've probably never heard of

Apr 6th 2015, 10:30 AM 26,457 Views 9 Comments

About 400 people in Ireland are diagnosed with it every year.

# marathon - Friday 6 March, 2015

5 annoying things you do as a runner but (probably) don’t know it
# Fyi
From The42
# Fyi

5 annoying things you do as a runner but (probably) don’t know it

Mar 6th 2015, 6:30 AM 5,457 Views 4 Comments

Your running commitments can often get up people’s noses…when your dedication to it oversteps the mark.

# marathon - Sunday 22 February, 2015

Running Police ensure Tokyo Marathon goes off peacefully amid security fears
# Pace Setters
From The42
# Pace Setters

Running Police ensure Tokyo Marathon goes off peacefully amid security fears

Feb 22nd 2015, 3:50 PM 5,076 Views 3 Comments

Over 60 officers ran 10km each armed with anti-terrorist equipment.

# marathon - Thursday 13 November, 2014

There isn't a day when I don't run - Maria McCambridge doesn't do days off
# Training Regime
From The42
# Training Regime

There isn't a day when I don't run - Maria McCambridge doesn't do days off

Nov 13th 2014, 7:33 PM 4,724 Views 4 Comments

McCambridge prefers recovery sessions to resting entirely.

# marathon - Monday 27 October, 2014

This legend is running the Dublin marathon in a Lego suit
# Big Head
From The Daily Edge
# Big Head

This legend is running the Dublin marathon in a Lego suit

Oct 27th 2014, 2:47 PM 4,615 Views 1 Comment

He’s in bits.

13 great pics from today's Dublin City Marathon - featuring Lego man and Gooch Cooper
# Marathon Man
From The42
# Marathon Man

13 great pics from today's Dublin City Marathon - featuring Lego man and Gooch Cooper

Oct 27th 2014, 2:35 PM 49,469 Views 28 Comments

Kenyan’s Eliud Too and Esteher Macharia claimed the honours in the men’s and women’s races respectively.

Poll: Would you ever run a marathon?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you ever run a marathon?

Oct 27th 2014, 9:45 AM 15,759 Views 57 Comments

The 35th annual Dublin City Marathon is under way, but would you do one?

# marathon - Saturday 25 October, 2014

10 thoughts you've probably had while out for a run
# Mind Games
From The42
# Mind Games

10 thoughts you've probably had while out for a run

Oct 25th 2014, 10:30 AM 4,770 Views 0 Comments

Or how to go from feeling like Mo Farah to Homer Simpson in five easy miles.

# marathon - Friday 24 October, 2014

This ain't for the faint-hearted! A runners' guide to preventing the dreaded chafing
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

This ain't for the faint-hearted! A runners' guide to preventing the dreaded chafing

Oct 24th 2014, 5:15 PM 4,372 Views 4 Comments

If you’re even contemplating a long run, this is an essential read.

# marathon - Monday 20 October, 2014

Chaos as India marathon leaders miss turn, take the bus
# Running
From The42
# Running

Chaos as India marathon leaders miss turn, take the bus

Oct 20th 2014, 9:58 AM 3,453 Views 0 Comments

They had to borrow money for the fare.

# marathon - Sunday 19 October, 2014

Beijing marathoners don face masks to battle smog
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

Beijing marathoners don face masks to battle smog

Oct 19th 2014, 8:01 PM 2,459 Views 0 Comments

You don’t get this in the Phoenix Park.

# marathon - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

With the Dublin City Marathon just weeks away, be sensible with injury recovery
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

With the Dublin City Marathon just weeks away, be sensible with injury recovery

Oct 1st 2014, 7:30 AM 2,906 Views 2 Comments

This week Aidan Curran discusses pre-marathon injuries.

# marathon - Sunday 28 September, 2014

Kenya's Dennis Kimetto breaks marathon world record in Berlin
# Speedy
From The42
# Speedy

Kenya's Dennis Kimetto breaks marathon world record in Berlin

Sep 28th 2014, 7:17 PM 14,183 Views 19 Comments

He’s he first man to break the 2hr 03min barrier with a run of 2hr 02min 57sec

# marathon - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

What’s the worst thing that could happen to you during the Dublin Marathon?
# Be Prepared
From The42
# Be Prepared

What’s the worst thing that could happen to you during the Dublin Marathon?

Sep 24th 2014, 11:38 AM 5,270 Views 4 Comments

It ain’t pretty but Aidan Curran has some advice for preventing, and dealing with, a mid-race toilet break.

# marathon - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer
# Brazil
# Brazil

Irish man to run marathon in Amazon to raise money for teacher with cancer

Sep 17th 2014, 7:45 AM 11,633 Views 5 Comments

The former teacher of his nephew has been diagnosed with mixed cell lymphoma, a very rare form of cancer, and he’s hoping to help cover the cost of her treatment.

# marathon - Monday 28 July, 2014

Little Scottish boy tries to race marathon runners... and it ends in a faceplant
# So Close
From The Daily Edge
# So Close

Little Scottish boy tries to race marathon runners... and it ends in a faceplant

Jul 28th 2014, 7:47 AM 8,487 Views 6 Comments

He ALMOST won.

# marathon - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

It's not too late to start training for the Dublin Marathon
# 16 Weeks
From The42
# 16 Weeks

It's not too late to start training for the Dublin Marathon

Jul 2nd 2014, 5:00 PM 19,483 Views 30 Comments

But you’d want to get your proverbial skates (and literal runners) on very soon.

# marathon - Monday 9 June, 2014

Orange Is The New Black bingers are already having withdrawals From The Daily Edge

Orange Is The New Black bingers are already having withdrawals

Jun 9th 2014, 7:30 PM 4,959 Views 3 Comments

They’ve made a terrible mistake.

# marathon - Saturday 7 June, 2014

13 signs you need to step away from your Netflix
# Binge
From The Daily Edge
# Binge

13 signs you need to step away from your Netflix

Jun 7th 2014, 3:30 PM 7,661 Views 0 Comments

Orange is the new crack.

# marathon - Monday 19 May, 2014

Opinion: Running is one of the best ways to make a city your own
# Running
# Running

Opinion: Running is one of the best ways to make a city your own

May 19th 2014, 1:00 PM 69 Views 8 Comments

Sean Dunne joined 25,000 people last weekend to participate in the Brooklyn Half-Marathon, and was touched by the camaraderie amongst his fellow runners.

# marathon - Sunday 4 May, 2014

18 of the best pics from today's Great Limerick Run as Kenyan runner emerges triumphant
# Slideshow
From The42
# Slideshow

18 of the best pics from today's Great Limerick Run as Kenyan runner emerges triumphant

May 4th 2014, 7:12 PM 18,168 Views 16 Comments

It was another successful year, with roughly 12,000 people believed to have taken part in the event.

# marathon - Friday 2 May, 2014

Want to head along to some live sport over the long weekend?
# Out And About
From The42
# Out And About

Want to head along to some live sport over the long weekend?

May 2nd 2014, 8:00 AM 10,974 Views 26 Comments

Here’s a taster of what your options are between now and Monday.

# marathon - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

'Run With Us' around Ireland to get yourself ready for the long weekend
# Go The Distance
From The42
# Go The Distance

'Run With Us' around Ireland to get yourself ready for the long weekend

Apr 30th 2014, 2:38 PM 2,440 Views 0 Comments

Four provinces in two minutes and five seconds. Beat that.

# marathon - Friday 25 April, 2014

Run a marathon in steel-capped boots, overalls and helmet? Sign me up, says Cork fireman
# Blaze Of Glory
# Blaze Of Glory

Run a marathon in steel-capped boots, overalls and helmet? Sign me up, says Cork fireman

Apr 25th 2014, 8:15 AM 11,157 Views 12 Comments

“When I started too I was totally preoccupied about the weight,” says firefighter Alex O’Shea. “What I realised then is that its the pair of boots with a steel toe cap — that’s the real concern.”

# marathon - Monday 21 April, 2014

Boston Strong: 36,000 run emotional Boston Marathon
# Boston Strong
# Boston Strong

Boston Strong: 36,000 run emotional Boston Marathon

Apr 21st 2014, 6:43 PM 16,091 Views 5 Comments

Meb Keflezighi, who gave the Boston fans their first American men’s champ in more than three decades, wore the names of four victims on his running bib.

One year on, runners head to the starting line of the Boston Marathon
# Boston Strong
# Boston Strong

One year on, runners head to the starting line of the Boston Marathon

Apr 21st 2014, 1:39 PM 7,068 Views 10 Comments

About 36,000 runners have registered for the race — the second-largest field in its history.

# marathon - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

10 pictures from inside North Korea as Pyongyang Marathon takes centre stage
# Marathon
From The42
# Marathon

10 pictures from inside North Korea as Pyongyang Marathon takes centre stage

Apr 15th 2014, 5:00 PM 9,105 Views 12 Comments

Athletes from 27 countries took part.

London Marathon death sparks charity donations surge
# Tribute
From The42
# Tribute

London Marathon death sparks charity donations surge

Apr 15th 2014, 2:50 PM 3,266 Views 1 Comment

Robert Berry, 42, collapsed at the finish line on Sunday.

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings
# Then And Now
# Then And Now

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings

Apr 15th 2014, 7:57 AM 11,113 Views 5 Comments

A look at Boston on the day of the bombings, and today.