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#Marathon

# marathon - Friday 2 November, 2012

Sandy recovery: New York marathon plans divide city
# Sandy
From The42
# Sandy

Sandy recovery: New York marathon plans divide city

Nov 2nd 2012, 4:43 PM 743 Views 0 Comments

New York’s Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that the marathon would go ahead on Sunday despite the clean-up efforts.

# marathon - Thursday 1 November, 2012

On your marks... Mayor says NYC Marathon to go on in wake of Sandy
# Sandy
From The42
# Sandy

On your marks... Mayor says NYC Marathon to go on in wake of Sandy

Nov 1st 2012, 12:01 AM 501 Views 0 Comments

Organisers say the race can be an inspiration to New Yorkers and benefit businesses that have lost money because of the storm.

# marathon - Monday 29 October, 2012

Dublin City Marathon: Ndungu takes second consecutive win
# Staying Power
From The42
# Staying Power

Dublin City Marathon: Ndungu takes second consecutive win

Oct 29th 2012, 1:20 PM 6,906 Views 4 Comments

The Kenyan was narrowly outside his own record, as was his compatriot Magdalene Mukunzi who won the women’s race.

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Dublin City Marathon gets under way in the capital

Oct 29th 2012, 9:15 AM 10,577 Views 13 Comments

Over 14,000 people are competing in the event today with road closures and traffic restrictions in place.

# marathon - Sunday 28 October, 2012

The Dublin City Marathon is tomorrow… here’s some inspiration
# Inspiration
# Inspiration

The Dublin City Marathon is tomorrow… here’s some inspiration

Oct 28th 2012, 6:00 PM 10,813 Views 7 Comments

That’s it. Training for next year’s marathon starts today.

26 songs for 26 miles: Here’s your Dublin City Marathon playlist
# On Song
From The42
# On Song

26 songs for 26 miles: Here’s your Dublin City Marathon playlist

Oct 28th 2012, 8:35 AM 17,690 Views 13 Comments

Most people listen to music when they run so we’ve helpfully put together a potential playlist for tomorrow’s Dublin City Marathon. You’re welcome.

# marathon - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon
# On The Road
From The42
# On The Road

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon

Oct 27th 2012, 9:40 AM 10,940 Views 12 Comments

Eight-time marathon veteran Emmet Ryan has some tales and advice for runners of all levels hitting the road.

# marathon - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

Fine Gael TDs to run marathon for Yes vote in referendum
# Children's Rights
# Children's Rights

Fine Gael TDs to run marathon for Yes vote in referendum

Oct 16th 2012, 2:25 PM 3,597 Views 25 Comments

Fine Gael Deputies Liam Twomey and Damien English will run to raise money for Barnardos, and encourage people to vote Yes in the Children’s Referendum.

# marathon - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Paralympics 2012: 'Weirwolf' wins marathon for fourth gold
# Golden Moments
From The42
# Golden Moments

Paralympics 2012: 'Weirwolf' wins marathon for fourth gold

Sep 9th 2012, 2:21 PM 866 Views 0 Comments

GB’s David Weir won his fourth gold of the Paralympics, beating rivals Marcel Hug and Kurt Fearnley in the marathon on Sunday.

# marathon - Sunday 12 August, 2012

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap
# Games Over
From The42
# Games Over

Olympic Village: Day 16, wrap

Aug 12th 2012, 9:45 PM 25,240 Views 51 Comments

We wave goodbye to London 2012 before making plans to head out to Dublin Airport early for Team Ireland’s return.

In pictures: London 2012, Day 16
# Final Day
From The42
# Final Day

In pictures: London 2012, Day 16

Aug 12th 2012, 8:27 PM 6,031 Views 1 Comment

The final medals were handed out as Great Britain prepared for a huge send-off.

'Disappointed' Kenneally already looking towards Rio
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

'Disappointed' Kenneally already looking towards Rio

Aug 12th 2012, 2:47 PM 5,167 Views 29 Comments

Celbridge runner Mark Kenneally finished 57th in the men’s marathon on the final day of the London Olympics.

# marathon - Sunday 5 August, 2012

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day nine From The42
Live Aug 5th 2012, 7:05 PM

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, day nine

# marathon - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Paula Radcliffe ruled out of London 2012
# Injury
From The42
# Injury

Paula Radcliffe ruled out of London 2012

Jul 29th 2012, 4:00 PM 1,217 Views 3 Comments

The 38-year-old will not compete in her home Olympics after failing to overcome a foot injury.

# marathon - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing… Linda Byrne
# 9 Days To Go
From The42
# 9 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing… Linda Byrne

Jul 18th 2012, 7:37 PM 4,512 Views 0 Comments

The 25-year-old marathon runner has described the chance to compete at the Olympics as “a dream come true”.

# marathon - Sunday 8 July, 2012

London 2012: Introducing... Mark Kenneally
# 19 Days To Go
From The42
# 19 Days To Go

London 2012: Introducing... Mark Kenneally

Jul 8th 2012, 12:15 PM 4,242 Views 0 Comments

When he’s not starring in TV documentaries, Mark Kenneally is a pretty useful marathon runner too. Come and meet the Celbridge hopeful.

# marathon - Saturday 23 June, 2012

London 2012: Kenneally feels his best is yet to come
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

London 2012: Kenneally feels his best is yet to come

Jun 23rd 2012, 8:50 AM 2,983 Views 2 Comments

Before he sets off for next week’s European Championships, marathon runner Mark Kenneally talks about Olympic preparation and his (sort of) reality TV debut.

# marathon - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Over €300k raised for charity after death of London Marathon runner
# Samaritans
# Samaritans

Over €300k raised for charity after death of London Marathon runner

Apr 24th 2012, 8:42 AM 3,142 Views 15 Comments

Claire Squires collapsed and died as she approached the final mile of the race on Sunday. More than 20,000 people have now donated to the Samaritans, her chosen charity, on her fundraising website.

# marathon - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Just my cup of tea: Ethiopian long distance champion jets in for Great Ireland Run
# Gold Blend
From The42
# Gold Blend

Just my cup of tea: Ethiopian long distance champion jets in for Great Ireland Run

Apr 14th 2012, 4:42 PM 546 Views 0 Comments

Kenenisa Bekele will look to prove his Olympic running credentials when he competes at the Phoenix Park on Sunday

# marathon - Friday 6 April, 2012

Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history
# Marathon
From The42
# Marathon

Blue Jays beat Indians in longest season opener in baseball history

Apr 6th 2012, 1:30 PM 337 Views 1 Comment

Take me out to the ball game and keep me there all night.

# marathon - Thursday 2 February, 2012

Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents... in under five days
# Fundraiser
# Fundraiser

Galway man attempting to run seven marathons on seven continents... in under five days

Feb 2nd 2012, 1:20 PM 3,581 Views 7 Comments

Richard Donovan hoping to break his own record – and to help alleviate suffering in the Horn of Africa – by running seven marathons on seven continents in less than five days. Phew!

# marathon - Monday 30 January, 2012

Ain't no stopping me: Djokovic has that unbeatable feeling
# Epic
From The42
# Epic

Ain't no stopping me: Djokovic has that unbeatable feeling

Jan 30th 2012, 12:57 PM 229 Views 0 Comments

“I feel strong, I feel motivated, I feel eager to win more trophies,” declares the Australian Open champion on the morning after the night before.

# marathon - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Ava Hutchinson is London-bound
# Olympics
From The42
# Olympics

Ava Hutchinson is London-bound

Jan 15th 2012, 5:48 PM 3,296 Views 4 Comments

The Dublin-based runner booked her place in the Irish Olympic team with a confident performance at the Houston Marathon.

# marathon - Monday 31 October, 2011

In pictures: the 2011 Dublin City Marathon
# Feel The Burn
From The42
# Feel The Burn

In pictures: the 2011 Dublin City Marathon

Oct 31st 2011, 3:41 PM 3,650 Views 7 Comments

14,000 hardly souls and one frustratingly circuitous route from Fizwilliam Street to Merrion Square.

# marathon - Sunday 30 October, 2011

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon
# Jog On
From The42
# Jog On

Stay calm and carry on: The unfit runner’s guide to surviving the Dublin marathon

Oct 30th 2011, 8:51 AM 1,523 Views 3 Comments

The Dublin City Marathon takes place tomorrow and eight-time marathon veteran Emmet Ryan has some tales and advice for runners of all levels hitting the road on Hallowe’en.

# marathon - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Naked ambition: Nude marathon runner tasered, banned for life
# Ballsy
From The42
# Ballsy

Naked ambition: Nude marathon runner tasered, banned for life

Oct 16th 2011, 3:51 PM 1,963 Views 2 Comments

Because being stopped by police with stun guns just wasn’t sufficient punishment.

# marathon - Sunday 9 October, 2011

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week's best sportswriting

Oct 9th 2011, 9:00 AM 421 Views 0 Comments

Paul Gascoigne’s tales from the dark side of celebrity, the origins of the Honey Badger and an incredible tribute to the elegant genius of Roger Federer: its our weekly round-up of the best the web has to offer.

# marathon - Monday 13 June, 2011

Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown
# Ironman
From The Daily Edge
# Ironman

Mullingar man takes inaugural Deca Ironman crown

Jun 13th 2011, 9:57 AM 2,730 Views 5 Comments

Gerry Duffy was one of only three men to finish the course – swimming 24 miles, cycling 1120 miles, then running for 262.

# marathon - Monday 6 June, 2011

And they're off! Mini-marathon fever hits Dublin
# RUN
# RUN

And they're off! Mini-marathon fever hits Dublin

Jun 6th 2011, 1:24 PM 808 Views 8 Comments

The Flora Womens’ Mini Marathon will get underway at 3pm while runners in Cork have already completed 26 miles of the city’s marathon.

# marathon - Monday 16 May, 2011

Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Sammy Wanjiru dies in balcony fall
# Kenya
# Kenya

Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Sammy Wanjiru dies in balcony fall

May 16th 2011, 7:45 AM 1,649 Views 0 Comments

Twenty-four-year-old Wanjiru was the youngest runner to win four major marathons and recorded the fastest-ever marathon time in the US.

# marathon - Sunday 24 October, 2010

How 13,000 Dublin Marathon runners can avoid ‘The Wall’
# Dublin Marathon
From The Daily Edge
# Dublin Marathon

How 13,000 Dublin Marathon runners can avoid ‘The Wall’

Oct 24th 2010, 4:27 PM 1,699 Views 1 Comment

An American engineer discovers how marathon runners – including the 13,000 in Dublin tomorrow – can avoid burnout.

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