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#Dublin Marathon

# dublin-marathon - Thursday 27 October, 2016

The runner hoping to break a world record by soloing this weekend's Dublin Marathon
# Going Solo
From The42
# Going Solo

The runner hoping to break a world record by soloing this weekend's Dublin Marathon

Oct 27th 2016, 1:12 PM 19,705 Views 10 Comments

Oisín Weldon is trying to show others getting out and active can be a bit of fun and doesn’t need to be taken seriously.

# dublin-marathon - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Are you one of the 20,000 running the Dublin Marathon? Here are 26.2 tips to help prepare
# Running
From The42
# Running

Are you one of the 20,000 running the Dublin Marathon? Here are 26.2 tips to help prepare

Oct 26th 2016, 3:48 PM 19,483 Views 10 Comments

Do NOT forget the Vaseline at the start line!

# dublin-marathon - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Damien Duff was one of the 9000 pounding the pavement in yesterday's Dublin half marathon
# Hard Yards
From The42
# Hard Yards

Damien Duff was one of the 9000 pounding the pavement in yesterday's Dublin half marathon

Sep 25th 2016, 12:57 PM 11,195 Views 5 Comments

The 37-year-old came in under the two-hour mark.

# dublin-marathon - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Got the marathon bug? 5 races to take part in before the end of the year
# Running
From The42
# Running

Got the marathon bug? 5 races to take part in before the end of the year

Oct 29th 2015, 6:30 AM 3,567 Views 2 Comments

Don’t put your runners into hibernation just yet.

# dublin-marathon - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

'I don’t think I’ve felt that tired in my life' - Irishman raises thousands after unique Dublin Marathon challenge
# Hero
From The42
# Hero

'I don’t think I’ve felt that tired in my life' - Irishman raises thousands after unique Dublin Marathon challenge

Oct 28th 2015, 9:30 PM 35,286 Views 12 Comments

Kieran McCarthy chats to The42 about his impressive achievement on Monday.

# dublin-marathon - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

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

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

Oct 27th 2015, 6:19 PM 46,783 Views 41 Comments

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

# dublin-marathon - Monday 26 October, 2015

Over 140 Gardaí and PSNI officers ran the Dublin Marathon in memory of Garda Golden
# Honour
# Honour

Over 140 Gardaí and PSNI officers ran the Dublin Marathon in memory of Garda Golden

Oct 26th 2015, 5:55 PM 18,093 Views 69 Comments

15,216 people had registered for the 36th Dublin City Marathon.

25 of the best pics from today's Dublin Marathon
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

25 of the best pics from today's Dublin Marathon

Oct 26th 2015, 11:52 AM 49,368 Views 29 Comments

Alemu Gemechu of Ethiopia triumphed in the 36th annual event.

There will be a lot of roads closed for the Dublin marathon today
# Let's Do This
# Let's Do This

There will be a lot of roads closed for the Dublin marathon today

Oct 26th 2015, 7:13 AM 22,509 Views 11 Comments

Some 15,000 runners are taking part.

# dublin-marathon - Saturday 24 October, 2015

'Dublin wasn't coming to the marathon so we've brought the marathon to Dublin'
# Dublin Marathon
From The42
# Dublin Marathon

'Dublin wasn't coming to the marathon so we've brought the marathon to Dublin'

Oct 24th 2015, 8:00 AM 16,967 Views 16 Comments

15,000 runners will take to the capital’s streets on Monday for the 36th edition of the Dublin marathon.

# dublin-marathon - Thursday 22 October, 2015

The Dublin marathon will move to Sunday in 2016
# Changes
From The42
# Changes

The Dublin marathon will move to Sunday in 2016

Oct 22nd 2015, 6:13 PM 17,907 Views 14 Comments

The Race Director said the decision was made in a bid to attract more international runners.

# dublin-marathon - Monday 28 September, 2015

Do you get blisters on your feet when running? You should read this
# Top Tips
From The42
# Top Tips

Do you get blisters on your feet when running? You should read this

Sep 28th 2015, 9:34 PM 36,644 Views 10 Comments

We speak to a chartered physiotherapist for the best advice to prevent and care for blisters.

# dublin-marathon - Friday 24 April, 2015

(Almost) anyone can run a marathon... this is what you need to know
# Be The Best You
From The42
# Be The Best You

(Almost) anyone can run a marathon... this is what you need to know

Apr 24th 2015, 8:33 PM 6,497 Views 5 Comments

A life goal that’s all about effort, effort, effort.

# dublin-marathon - Saturday 25 October, 2014

10 last-minute marathon panics every runner has
# APPREHENSION
From The42
# APPREHENSION

10 last-minute marathon panics every runner has

Oct 25th 2014, 7:30 AM 5,254 Views 1 Comment

With the Dublin Marathon taking place on Monday, here are some feelings that every amateur athlete will relate to.

# dublin-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 4,359 Views 4 Comments

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

Dublin fireman will run marathon with child's weight on his shoulders to highlight teen suicide
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Dublin fireman will run marathon with child's weight on his shoulders to highlight teen suicide

Oct 24th 2014, 7:45 AM 13,322 Views 24 Comments

Don’t worry though, he won’t be running with an actual child on his shoulders.

# dublin-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 5,262 Views 4 Comments

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

# dublin-marathon - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Marathon training? Make sure to try another race first, you never know what you might find
# Run And Jump
From The42
# Run And Jump

Marathon training? Make sure to try another race first, you never know what you might find

Sep 2nd 2014, 12:00 PM 14,084 Views 19 Comments

This experienced runner has some top tips if you’re planing on going the distance any time soon.

# dublin-marathon - Monday 4 August, 2014

It's not too late to start training for the Dublin marathon, you know
# Fitness
From The42
# Fitness

It's not too late to start training for the Dublin marathon, you know

Aug 4th 2014, 6:45 AM 15,432 Views 18 Comments

Experienced marathon runner Sergiu Ciobanu explains how it can be done.

# dublin-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 19,480 Views 30 Comments

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

# dublin-marathon - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Donations pour in for charity of runner who died after Dublin Marathon
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Donations pour in for charity of runner who died after Dublin Marathon

Oct 31st 2013, 10:12 AM 15,556 Views 6 Comments

Ricki Savage passed away after suffering a heart attack in Monday’s race.

# dublin-marathon - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

Dublin Marathon runner, 27, dies after finish-line collapse
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Dublin Marathon runner, 27, dies after finish-line collapse

Oct 30th 2013, 10:30 PM 67,831 Views 88 Comments

Organisers of the Marathon have expressed their condolences for Ricki Savage.

# dublin-marathon - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him
# Out Of This World
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of This World

Cmdr. Hadfield thanked the guy who ran the Dublin Marathon dressed as him

Oct 29th 2013, 8:55 AM 3,959 Views 1 Comment

Can you imagine running a marathon with a cardboard box around your head? No. Neither can we.

# dublin-marathon - Monday 28 October, 2013

Who actually has a chance of winning today's Dublin Marathon?
# Dublin Marathon
From The42
# Dublin Marathon

Who actually has a chance of winning today's Dublin Marathon?

Oct 28th 2013, 7:15 AM 2,895 Views 1 Comment

Over 14,000 to take part in the 34th Dublin Marathon — but only a handful are genuine contenders.

# dublin-marathon - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Marathon music: help us to compile the ultimate 26.2-mile running playlist
# Open Thread
From The42
# Open Thread

Marathon music: help us to compile the ultimate 26.2-mile running playlist

Oct 26th 2013, 9:00 PM 3,993 Views 18 Comments

What are the perfect songs to get you through the marathon?

# dublin-marathon - Thursday 1 November, 2012

The YouTube Top 10: Knock off that fog, here comes Linsanity
# French Dressing
From The42
# French Dressing

The YouTube Top 10: Knock off that fog, here comes Linsanity

Nov 1st 2012, 2:17 PM 2,238 Views 0 Comments

Vick Ballard’s amazing touchdown, the Saints sing for the FAI Cup and a face punch straight out of the gates of hell.

# dublin-marathon - Monday 29 October, 2012

Marathon organisers run out of medals after suppliers' fault
# Empty-Handed
# Empty-Handed

Marathon organisers run out of medals after suppliers' fault

Oct 29th 2012, 6:10 PM 19,053 Views 39 Comments

Dublin Marathon organisers will post medals to athletes who completed the race but didn’t get a medal at the end.

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Pics: The agony and the ecstasy of the Dublin City Marathon

Oct 29th 2012, 2:22 PM 34,066 Views 31 Comments

Anyone for muscle cramp?

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 10,576 Views 13 Comments

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

# dublin-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 3,293 Views 4 Comments

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

# dublin-marathon - Tuesday 26 October, 2010

What we learned this weekend
# Different Class
From The42
# Different Class

What we learned this weekend

Oct 26th 2010, 12:17 PM 210 Views 0 Comments

How to incorporate parked cars into your goal celebration – and other sporting lessons after a long weekend.

# dublin-marathon - Monday 25 October, 2010

Participation – and speed – records broken at Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
From The42
# Dublin Marathon

Participation – and speed – records broken at Dublin Marathon

Oct 25th 2010, 1:06 PM 453 Views 0 Comments

In a field with record numbers, the course records in both the men’s and women’s Dublin Marathon are broken.

Hardy politicians among 13,000 Marathon runners
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Hardy politicians among 13,000 Marathon runners

Oct 25th 2010, 9:12 AM 74 Views 0 Comments

# dublin-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 1,694 Views 1 Comment

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