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# runner - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

From The42 'A fantastic athlete with a willingness to work hard' - Tributes paid as Irish runner dies suddenly RIP

'A fantastic athlete with a willingness to work hard' - Tributes paid as Irish runner dies suddenly

Leitrim native Joanna Duignan passed away over the weekend.

# runner - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

First woman to ever compete in Boston Marathon runs again 50 years later

Kathrine Switzer donned bib number 261, the same number she wore when she entered the all-male race 50 years ago.

# runner - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Man hospitalised after collapsing during Dublin half marathon

The man, in his 30s, underwent immediate CPR and was shocked using a defibrillator.

# runner - Monday 7 March, 2016

Woman who was wrongly accused of not paying for petrol awarded over €7k

The incident happened at a Texaco Petrol Station in 2013.

# runner - Monday 29 February, 2016

British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta

His wife, who was also running the race, said her husband’s last words were “next year, eh”.

# runner - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Hero saves woman's life during Dublin Marathon (and still manages to finish the race)

The woman’s heart stopped beating during the annual run.

# runner - Friday 3 April, 2015

From The42 Marquee Mark English stands out from the bunch English Patient

Marquee Mark English stands out from the bunch

Mark English has already proven himself at two major championships, now he’s planning World and Olympic success.

# runner - Friday 6 March, 2015

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

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

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

# runner - Sunday 9 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Runner suffers utterly mortifying fate on live TV report Noooooo

Runner suffers utterly mortifying fate on live TV report

*digs hole in ground, jumps in*

# runner - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge The 9 stages of going for a run for the first time Just Keep Going

The 9 stages of going for a run for the first time

It’s not an easy task.

# runner - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

From The42 Police raid Asafa Powell's hotel room after positive drugs test Doping

Police raid Asafa Powell's hotel room after positive drugs test

Italian authorities have seized a number of substances believed to be owned by the Jamaican sprinter.

# runner - Sunday 23 December, 2012

From The42 Golden girl Britton gets some Brussels silver for Christmas Cross Country

Golden girl Britton gets some Brussels silver for Christmas

The Wicklow native followed up her European win with a second placed finish in Belgium.

# runner - Saturday 10 November, 2012

From The42 Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain Gold Standard

Fionnuala Britton to test her form at IAAF cross country international in Spain

The European champion leads a strong Irish challenge at the Sunday meet in Burgos.

# runner - Sunday 12 August, 2012

From The42 Sonia O'Sullivan: It has been a very, very successful Olympics for Team Ireland Team Ireland

Sonia O'Sullivan: It has been a very, very successful Olympics for Team Ireland

The Cork woman says all 66 of the Irish Olympians in London are now part of her family.

# runner - Saturday 4 August, 2012

From The42 Joanne Cuddihy: I came to the Olympics with a plan and I exceeded it Staggering

Joanne Cuddihy: I came to the Olympics with a plan and I exceeded it

The 400m runner put in a strong final sprint but just missed out on the final. Rob Heffernan also did well in the 20km Walk.

# runner - Sunday 29 July, 2012

PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt A-maze-ing This post contains images

PHOTOS: Farmer creates maze in the shape of Usain Bolt

It’s a far cry from Usain Bolt-shaped mazes we were reared…

# runner - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Take a nine-second break to watch this steeplechase runner take a dunk Ouch

VIDEO: Take a nine-second break to watch this steeplechase runner take a dunk

To her credit, she got up and carried on.

# runner - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

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

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.