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#Cross Country

# cross-country - Saturday 22 August, 2020

'From that day on, I knew she was special' - the people and places that made Ciara Mageean
# The Early Years
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# The Early Years

'From that day on, I knew she was special' - the people and places that made Ciara Mageean

Aug 22nd 2020, 10:00 AM 33,780 Views 4 Comments

The42 speaks to the coaches who helped shape the career of the star of County Down.

# cross-country - Monday 25 November, 2019

Two-time champion McCormack and Ciara Mageean lead Irish team to Europeans in Lisbon
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# Cross Country

Two-time champion McCormack and Ciara Mageean lead Irish team to Europeans in Lisbon

Nov 25th 2019, 1:16 PM 3,866 Views 1 Comment

Fresh from their history-making Sister Act yesterday, McCormack’s sister Una Britton will join her on the plane to Portugal.

# cross-country - Sunday 25 November, 2018

'Absolutely delighted' - Ciara Mageean wins first National Cross Country title
# Running Riot
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# Running Riot

'Absolutely delighted' - Ciara Mageean wins first National Cross Country title

Nov 25th 2018, 5:11 PM 5,509 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Raheny’s Kevin Dooney took the senior men’s title and Sarah Healy capped a phenomenal year.

# cross-country - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Strong finish sees McCormack take second in Edinburgh sandwiched between old adversaries
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# Cross Country

Strong finish sees McCormack take second in Edinburgh sandwiched between old adversaries

Jan 7th 2017, 3:53 PM 3,995 Views 4 Comments

The Irish runner has a great record in the Edinburgh Cross Country.

# cross-country - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

'I'm going to be speaking Irish, doing ceilís and having the craic' - Kilkenny
# Cross Country
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# Cross Country

'I'm going to be speaking Irish, doing ceilís and having the craic' - Kilkenny

Aug 30th 2016, 1:24 PM 13,072 Views 4 Comments

The versatile Dublin attacker will be flying home for training sessions as they prepare for the All-Ireland final.

# cross-country - Saturday 10 January, 2015

Fionnuala Britton begins her 2015 season with second-placed finish in Edinburgh
# Podium Finish
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# Podium Finish

Fionnuala Britton begins her 2015 season with second-placed finish in Edinburgh

Jan 10th 2015, 8:55 PM 4,237 Views 3 Comments

Sara Treacy, Michelle Finn, Danny Mooney and Maria McCambridge were also in action.

# cross-country - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Celebrating a sister: 'It's about remembering what she was good at - not her death'
# Cancer
# Cancer

Celebrating a sister: 'It's about remembering what she was good at - not her death'

Sep 20th 2014, 7:15 PM 33,431 Views 5 Comments

A 5k with a difference next weekend.

# cross-country - Friday 21 March, 2014

Here’s what it would be like to drive across the United States in 20 minutes
# Road Trip
# Road Trip

Here’s what it would be like to drive across the United States in 20 minutes

Mar 21st 2014, 9:09 PM 28,937 Views 27 Comments

It actually took four days to across the continent.

# cross-country - Saturday 15 February, 2014

Gold Medallist waits 28 minutes to cheer on last placed cross-country skiier
# Olympic Spirit
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# Olympic Spirit

Gold Medallist waits 28 minutes to cheer on last placed cross-country skiier

Feb 15th 2014, 1:06 PM 5,026 Views 5 Comments

Dario Cologna waited to welcome home his Peruvian opponent, who was competing two weeks after breaking several ribs.

# cross-country - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Fionnuala Britton finishes fourth at European Cross Country Championships
# Report
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# Report

Fionnuala Britton finishes fourth at European Cross Country Championships

Dec 8th 2013, 1:20 PM 8,895 Views 9 Comments

The runner was bidding for three consecutive gold medals in the competition.

# cross-country - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Here are the highlights from #MunsterRace day 1
# Cross Country
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# Cross Country

Here are the highlights from #MunsterRace day 1

Jul 31st 2013, 6:46 PM 5,361 Views 4 Comments

Tractors, tri-corner sandwiches and a bit of Titanic were all on show as Munster players pressed the flesh today.

# cross-country - Sunday 9 June, 2013

It's Your Horse Jumping Over a Giant Swan Picture of the Day
# Swan Lake
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# Swan Lake

It's Your Horse Jumping Over a Giant Swan Picture of the Day

Jun 9th 2013, 2:17 PM 2,395 Views 1 Comment

Because we didn’t expect to see this happen either.

# cross-country - Friday 22 March, 2013

Don’t touch that dial… here’s the sport on TV this weekend
# Sofa Supporter
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# Sofa Supporter

Don’t touch that dial… here’s the sport on TV this weekend

Mar 22nd 2013, 7:30 AM 1,812 Views 2 Comments

Leave off the heavy lifting and bagsie the good spot on the couch. There’s plenty of sport to keep us occupied this weekend.

# cross-country - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Victory for Fionnuala Britton in Edinburgh cross country
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# Cross Country

Victory for Fionnuala Britton in Edinburgh cross country

Jan 5th 2013, 6:04 PM 1,224 Views 0 Comments

Another Irish runner, Linda Byrne, finished sixth and only inches behind Anna Dulce Felix.

# cross-country - Sunday 23 December, 2012

Golden girl Britton gets some Brussels silver for Christmas
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# Cross Country

Golden girl Britton gets some Brussels silver for Christmas

Dec 23rd 2012, 4:07 PM 1,049 Views 0 Comments

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

# cross-country - Monday 10 December, 2012

President Higgins congratulates Fionnuala Britton and Irish team
# Cross Country
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# Cross Country

President Higgins congratulates Fionnuala Britton and Irish team

Dec 10th 2012, 12:23 PM 698 Views 0 Comments

Britton became the first athlete to defend her senior women’s title by beating Portugal’s Ana Dulce Felix in Budapest.

# cross-country - Sunday 9 December, 2012

Britton makes history with gold in Budapest
# On The Double
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# On The Double

Britton makes history with gold in Budapest

Dec 9th 2012, 2:14 PM 10,941 Views 21 Comments

The Wicklow runner defended her European Cross Country title and helped Ireland to the team event this afternoon.

# cross-country - Monday 26 November, 2012

Sweeney and Hutchinson claim national cross country honours
# Athletics
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# Athletics

Sweeney and Hutchinson claim national cross country honours

Nov 26th 2012, 12:01 PM 493 Views 0 Comments

Joe Sweeney won the senior men’s race at yesterday’s National Inter County Cross Country Championships.

# cross-country - Saturday 10 November, 2012

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

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

Nov 10th 2012, 8:40 AM 506 Views 0 Comments

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

# cross-country - Monday 30 July, 2012

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3 From The42
Live Jul 30th 2012, 8:20 PM

As it happened: London 2012 Olympics, Day 3

# cross-country - Monday 27 February, 2012

Byrne and McGinley crowned senior cross country champs
# Born To Run
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# Born To Run

Byrne and McGinley crowned senior cross country champs

Feb 27th 2012, 10:07 AM 319 Views 0 Comments

Linda Byrne and Eddie McGinley took the top prizes at yesterday’s Woodie’s DIY Senior Cross Country Championships.

# cross-country - Sunday 15 January, 2012

Ava Hutchinson is London-bound
# Olympics
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# Olympics

Ava Hutchinson is London-bound

Jan 15th 2012, 5:48 PM 3,297 Views 4 Comments

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

# cross-country - Monday 12 December, 2011

The Morning Score: Monday
# Early Doors
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# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Dec 12th 2011, 8:58 AM 422 Views 0 Comments

Two Irish ladies take medals, Martin O’Neill is off to a winning start and Celtic chiefs await UEFA decision.

# cross-country - Sunday 11 December, 2011

Ireland's Britton takes gold at European Cross Country Championships
# Happy Days
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# Happy Days

Ireland's Britton takes gold at European Cross Country Championships

Dec 11th 2011, 7:19 PM 4,530 Views 12 Comments

The runner says the victory “makes up” for her heartbreaking fourth place finish in the same event last year.