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# runners - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Vigils continue across island of Ireland for Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy
# Ashling Murphy

Vigils continue across island of Ireland for Ashling Murphy

Jan 15th 2022, 4:37 PM 35,699 Views 0 Comments

Park Run runners in Ireland, the North and beyond held moments of silence

# runners - Thursday 2 May, 2019

Runners and flip flops keep washing up on the west coast of Ireland
# Lost Soles
# Lost Soles

Runners and flip flops keep washing up on the west coast of Ireland

May 2nd 2019, 6:20 AM 47,448 Views 29 Comments

The shoes are believed to be from containers that fell off a cargo ship in 2018.

# runners - Monday 25 February, 2019

Dublin Marathon increased to record 22,500 runners
# All Time High
From The42
# All Time High

Dublin Marathon increased to record 22,500 runners

Feb 25th 2019, 12:53 PM 17,161 Views 22 Comments

2,500 additional entries have been added, it was announced at the Mansion House today.

# runners - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Take note - road closures are in place across Dublin ahead of tomorrow's city marathon
# Driving Isn't A Runner
# Driving Isn't A Runner

Take note - road closures are in place across Dublin ahead of tomorrow's city marathon

Oct 28th 2017, 9:00 PM 24,586 Views 13 Comments

The SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon will be running across the capital from 8.55am tomorrow.

# runners - Sunday 26 February, 2017

Ireland's first sneaker label launches this week
# King Of Soles
# King Of Soles

Ireland's first sneaker label launches this week

Feb 26th 2017, 5:00 PM 36,970 Views 53 Comments

King of Soles is the brainchild of Glenn Heaslip.

# runners - Monday 3 October, 2016

These Toy Story-inspired runners are every Pixar lover's dream From The Daily Edge

These Toy Story-inspired runners are every Pixar lover's dream

Oct 3rd 2016, 7:00 PM 5,663 Views 2 Comments

GIMME.

# runners - Sunday 28 August, 2016

People are taking the piss out of these ridiculously expensive 'distressed' runners
# Duct Tape
From The Daily Edge
# Duct Tape

People are taking the piss out of these ridiculously expensive 'distressed' runners

Aug 28th 2016, 11:19 AM 9,885 Views 4 Comments

Just a casual €522 for a pair.

# runners - Monday 21 March, 2016

6 reasons Buffalo flame runners were the height of cool in noughties Ireland
# Buffalo
From The Daily Edge
# Buffalo

6 reasons Buffalo flame runners were the height of cool in noughties Ireland

Mar 21st 2016, 2:00 PM 6,787 Views 0 Comments

Come back into fashion please.

# runners - Thursday 17 March, 2016

This Back to The Future item is now officially a real product*
# Great Scott
# Great Scott

This Back to The Future item is now officially a real product*

Mar 17th 2016, 12:47 PM 22,657 Views 18 Comments

*No, it’s not the hoverboard. We can only hope that will arrive soon.

# runners - Saturday 22 August, 2015

People all over the world had a meltdown trying to get the new Kanye West runners
# Sweet Yeezus
From The Daily Edge
# Sweet Yeezus

People all over the world had a meltdown trying to get the new Kanye West runners

Aug 22nd 2015, 11:49 AM 5,716 Views 10 Comments

But 30 lucky Dubliners did manage to get pairs this morning.

# runners - Monday 11 May, 2015

So THIS is what the extra shoelace hole in your runners is for
# Heel Lock
From The Daily Edge
# Heel Lock

So THIS is what the extra shoelace hole in your runners is for

May 11th 2015, 10:04 PM 33,456 Views 1 Comment

It’s not just a weird design flaw after all.

# runners - Thursday 1 January, 2015

7 things to consider when buying yourself new runners in the January sales
# Ooooh New Shoes
From The42
# Ooooh New Shoes

7 things to consider when buying yourself new runners in the January sales

Jan 1st 2015, 10:00 AM 5,695 Views 5 Comments

And we’re not talking ‘Dunnes or Tesco’ here.

# runners - Thursday 4 December, 2014

The King Nidge runners have been donated to charity... but they could be yours
# Love/Hate
# Love/Hate

The King Nidge runners have been donated to charity... but they could be yours

Dec 4th 2014, 1:51 PM 12,046 Views 7 Comments

Pieta House are now in possession of the coveted shoes, and are running a text-to-win competition.

# runners - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

2,000 pairs of fake Nike runners seized in Cork
# Gotcha
# Gotcha

2,000 pairs of fake Nike runners seized in Cork

Dec 2nd 2014, 5:26 PM 12,573 Views 53 Comments

The runners came from China and are believed to have been destined for the Christmas market in Ireland.

# runners - Monday 21 April, 2014

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 7,071 Views 10 Comments

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

# runners - Friday 21 March, 2014

Paddy's Day Aran jumper-themed Converse sell out in one day
# Drinking Shoes
From The Daily Edge
# Drinking Shoes

Paddy's Day Aran jumper-themed Converse sell out in one day

Mar 21st 2014, 7:30 PM 3,682 Views 0 Comments

Jumpers for your feet.

# runners - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Lawyer fined €850 for wearing these blue runners in court
# Blue Suede Shoes
From The Daily Edge
# Blue Suede Shoes

Lawyer fined €850 for wearing these blue runners in court

Sep 11th 2013, 6:00 PM 24,967 Views 34 Comments

“I am scented, shaved and fresh,” Catalin Dancu told listeners at a courthouse in Romania.

# runners - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I’ll never forget the moment I heard the news of the explosions in my hometown

Apr 21st 2013, 8:15 AM 235 Views 7 Comments

Boston native, Larry Donnelly reflects on the the horrific events that happened at the Boston Marathon this week, saying he’s been heartened by the expressions of solidarity from countless Irish people who have such a special affinity with the most Irish city in the US.

# runners - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I’m running in the London marathon and I’m proud I’ll be able to pay my respect to the Boston runners

Apr 20th 2013, 7:00 PM 32 Views 33 Comments

Jenny Conlon says it’s difficult to understand why an event of achievement like the Boston Marathon would be targeted in such a way. Training for a marathon is one of the most challenging things you can do and it makes you realise that life is for living, she writes.

# runners - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

London Marathon runners asked to wear black ribbons
# London Marathon
# London Marathon

London Marathon runners asked to wear black ribbons

Apr 16th 2013, 6:38 PM 9,145 Views 21 Comments

The race will go ahead as planned this Sunday after a period of silence to mark the tragic events at the Boston event yesterday.

# runners - Sunday 17 March, 2013

Column: 10 ways my American English is fighting Hiberno English for survival
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: 10 ways my American English is fighting Hiberno English for survival

Mar 17th 2013, 7:30 PM 2,500 Views 100 Comments

‘Craic’, ‘hoover’, ‘press’ – just some unique words Irish people have made their own. But if you are not a native to Ireland do these words make any sense and would you use them? Larry Donnelly compares his American English to Hiberno English in a word-off.

# runners - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

3D printing, biomechanical data and custom spike plates? New Balance running customisation in new direction
# It's Science
From The42
# It's Science

3D printing, biomechanical data and custom spike plates? New Balance running customisation in new direction

Mar 6th 2013, 10:23 PM 2,023 Views 0 Comments

I want that one.

# runners - Monday 25 February, 2013

11 pairs of trainers that will blow your mind
# Shoe Knew?
From The Daily Edge
# Shoe Knew?

11 pairs of trainers that will blow your mind

Feb 25th 2013, 5:35 PM 4,250 Views 2 Comments

Serious shoe envy.

# runners - Monday 29 October, 2012

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 10,584 Views 13 Comments

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

# runners - 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 10,839 Views 7 Comments

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

# runners - Friday 15 June, 2012

'Sometimes I'd like to come to work in my tracksuit' - TD calls for Dáil dress code
# Dress Code
# Dress Code

'Sometimes I'd like to come to work in my tracksuit' - TD calls for Dáil dress code

Jun 15th 2012, 6:35 PM 7,802 Views 122 Comments

Mayo Fine Gael TD Michelle Mulherin says she’s not alone in thinking that the way some deputies dress is inappropriate.

# runners - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Right on track: Sprinter Paul Hession talks Olympics, Sonia and that man Bolt
# Running Man
From The42
# Running Man

Right on track: Sprinter Paul Hession talks Olympics, Sonia and that man Bolt

Mar 31st 2012, 9:00 AM 2,728 Views 1 Comment

To do well in London, the Irish track star will need to stay as close as humanly possible to the Gold Medallist from Jamaica.

# runners - Thursday 29 September, 2011

Reebok to refund $25 million over 'toning' trainers
# Reebok
# Reebok

Reebok to refund $25 million over 'toning' trainers

Sep 29th 2011, 4:17 PM 1,906 Views 6 Comments

US consumer authority says it has reached a settlement with the sports brand over claims it made regarding its EasyTone and RunTone trainers.