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# running - Sunday 23 May, 2021

21 runners dead after 'disastrous weather' hits ultra-marathon in China
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

21 runners dead after 'disastrous weather' hits ultra-marathon in China

Updated May 23rd 2021, 12:00 PM 46,568 Views 9 Comments

Among the dead in Gansu province were elite Chinese long-distance runners, local media reported.

# running - Friday 29 January, 2021

Disappointment for Ciara Mageean in 1,500m at World Indoor Tour meeting in Germany
# Athletics
From The42
# Athletics

Disappointment for Ciara Mageean in 1,500m at World Indoor Tour meeting in Germany

Jan 29th 2021, 9:10 PM 8,420 Views 2 Comments

Germany’s Katharina Trost came home in first place.

# running - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should joggers and cyclists have to wear face masks?

Jan 27th 2021, 8:54 AM 92,484 Views 228 Comments

The WHO doesn’t think they should, but others disagree.

# running - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Opinion: Memories of my first Dublin City Marathon on the day the 2020 race was meant to happen
# Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon

Opinion: Memories of my first Dublin City Marathon on the day the 2020 race was meant to happen

Oct 25th 2020, 7:30 AM 18,283 Views 7 Comments

Mick Bourke has run several marathons and pays tribute to runners today as the Dublin City Marathon moves online.

# running - Saturday 10 October, 2020

Extract: 'Running makes me feel alive, connected to the moment'
# Running
# Running

Extract: 'Running makes me feel alive, connected to the moment'

Oct 10th 2020, 6:00 PM 48,493 Views 19 Comments

Author of The Cow Book, John Connell shares his experience of one long and glorious run he had through a forest in Longford, in an extract from his new book.

# running - Saturday 22 August, 2020

'From that day on, I knew she was special' - the people and places that made Ciara Mageean
# The Early Years
From The42
# 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 33,647 Views 4 Comments

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

# running - Thursday 23 April, 2020

'It's life-giving': Meath man runs 66km charity ultra-marathon within 2km radius of home
# Raising Money
# Raising Money

'It's life-giving': Meath man runs 66km charity ultra-marathon within 2km radius of home

Apr 23rd 2020, 6:00 AM 21,310 Views 22 Comments

Ian Lawton ran the distance to raise money for Ireland’s special care baby units.

# running - Saturday 14 March, 2020

September date set for postponed Boston Marathon
# Pushed Back
From The42
# Pushed Back

September date set for postponed Boston Marathon

Mar 14th 2020, 5:23 PM 3,635 Views 0 Comments

The Boston event follows London in rescheduling the landmark race until after summer.

# running - Friday 13 March, 2020

London Marathon postponed until October, three weeks before Dublin
# Covid-19
From The42
# Covid-19

London Marathon postponed until October, three weeks before Dublin

Mar 13th 2020, 5:29 PM 3,573 Views 3 Comments

The calendar landmark will be held back for six months.

# running - Monday 28 October, 2019

Dublin Marathon winner who served doping ban 'slipped through the net'
# Record Time
# Record Time

Dublin Marathon winner who served doping ban 'slipped through the net'

Oct 28th 2019, 2:08 PM 161,126 Views 50 Comments

Morocco’s Othmane El Goumri broke the course record with a time of 2:08:06 yesterday.

# running - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Running the Dublin City Marathon this Sunday? Here are some last-minute tips and advice

Oct 24th 2019, 12:08 PM 4,426 Views 5 Comments

Personal trainer David Last returns with some tips for the big day.

# running - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

'There was a bit of peer pressure. I would find myself constantly explaining why I wasn’t out'
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

'There was a bit of peer pressure. I would find myself constantly explaining why I wasn’t out'

Jul 24th 2019, 12:00 PM 43,803 Views 4 Comments

Carlow’s Molly Scott speaks about having to turn down social invites in college and setting her sights on this weekend’s National Championships.

# running - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Incredible third-place finish for Irish Olympian in Comrades Marathon
# Ultramarathon
From The42
# Ultramarathon

Incredible third-place finish for Irish Olympian in Comrades Marathon

Jun 9th 2019, 7:14 PM 10,662 Views 2 Comments

Donegal woman Caitriona Jennings finished on the podium in South Africa.

# running - Monday 6 May, 2019

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad?
# Born To Run
From The42
# Born To Run

The truth about barefoot running - the key to avoiding injury or a runner's fad?

May 6th 2019, 10:00 AM 39,252 Views 31 Comments

Whether you’re a casual jogger or into long distance, paying attention to footwear and form could help reduce the risk of injuries.

# running - Sunday 28 April, 2019

Kenyan duo Kipchoge and Kosgei win London Marathon as Mo Farah finishes fifth
# Winners
From The42
# Winners

Kenyan duo Kipchoge and Kosgei win London Marathon as Mo Farah finishes fifth

Apr 28th 2019, 12:52 PM 8,177 Views 6 Comments

Kipchoge won his fourth London Marathon in five years, while Kosgei became the youngest female winner.

Mayo's 42-year-old runner Sinead Diver finishes seventh at London Marathon and qualifies for Olympics
# London Marathon
From The42
# London Marathon

Mayo's 42-year-old runner Sinead Diver finishes seventh at London Marathon and qualifies for Olympics

Apr 28th 2019, 12:19 PM 45,918 Views 30 Comments

The Belmullet native will now represent Australia at the 2020 Olympic Games.

# running - Sunday 7 April, 2019

'I broke my collarbone during a 160km mountain race in Tennessee. No help was coming, it was a matter of survival'
# Heroic
From The42
# Heroic

'I broke my collarbone during a 160km mountain race in Tennessee. No help was coming, it was a matter of survival'

Apr 7th 2019, 8:00 AM 30,416 Views 10 Comments

Cork’s Eoin Keith on his distinguished career in ultra running, winning the UK’s ‘most brutal race’ and taking part in the Netflix-famous Barkley Marathons last year.

# running - Saturday 2 March, 2019

'I did get a World Championships silver medal, but I left Finland beginning my entire life again'
# Ireland Scott Talent
From The42
# Ireland Scott Talent

'I did get a World Championships silver medal, but I left Finland beginning my entire life again'

Mar 2nd 2019, 7:00 AM 19,629 Views 2 Comments

The Carlow-sprinter will represent Ireland at senior level for the first time today in Glasgow.

# running - Tuesday 26 February, 2019

Analysis: How has Conor Murray been playing in the Six Nations?
# Nine
From The42
# Nine

Analysis: How has Conor Murray been playing in the Six Nations?

Updated Feb 26th 2019, 8:57 PM 42,283 Views 40 Comments

The 29-year-old is not quite at his best but the concern around him has been exaggerated.

# running - Monday 4 February, 2019

Core, mobility and weight training - 4 tips to help your running in 2019
# Running
From The42
# Running

Core, mobility and weight training - 4 tips to help your running in 2019

Feb 4th 2019, 2:53 PM 9,518 Views 0 Comments

Personal trainer David Last has worked with runners of all ages and abilities.

# running - Friday 30 November, 2018

Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating
# Shenzhen
# Shenzhen

Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating

Nov 30th 2018, 7:58 AM 20,287 Views 25 Comments

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

# running - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Police traffic cameras catch runners cheating in half marathon
# Shortcuts
From The42
# Shortcuts

Police traffic cameras catch runners cheating in half marathon

Nov 29th 2018, 6:41 PM 11,460 Views 1 Comment

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

# running - Sunday 28 October, 2018

PHOTOS: Over 20,000 people hit the capital's streets to take part in Dublin Marathon

PHOTOS: Over 20,000 people hit the capital's streets to take part in Dublin Marathon

Oct 28th 2018, 7:11 PM 24,219 Views 16 Comments

Asefa Bekele and Mesera Dubiso were the winners in the men’s and women’s races.

# running - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''
# Comeback
From The42
# Comeback

'I didn't know what lymphoma was. So I said to him: 'Is it serious?''

Oct 27th 2018, 10:00 AM 26,987 Views 6 Comments

Roscommon-man Colin Farrell was diagnosed with cancer when he was 22. Tomorrow he will attempt to run his first ever marathon in Dublin.

'The city we grew up in, the city we know so well, showcased at its beautiful best'
# Dublin Marathon
From The42
# Dublin Marathon

'The city we grew up in, the city we know so well, showcased at its beautiful best'

Oct 27th 2018, 8:30 AM 4,152 Views 2 Comments

Ahead of his second Dublin Marathon, Ryan Bailey on a burgeoning lifelong love affair with the event.

# running - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

'Don't experiment on race day' - Planning your final preparations for the Dublin Marathon
# Tie Your Laces
From The42
# Tie Your Laces

'Don't experiment on race day' - Planning your final preparations for the Dublin Marathon

Oct 24th 2018, 8:00 PM 17,478 Views 26 Comments

Race director Jim Aughney joins us to talk through the best prep, what to expect on the day and the best recovery techniques once the race is over.

The last-minute advice you need for Sunday's Dublin Marathon
# Dublin Marathon
From The42
# Dublin Marathon

The last-minute advice you need for Sunday's Dublin Marathon

Oct 24th 2018, 6:15 AM 5,177 Views 5 Comments

David Last has trained clients to achieve their marathon goals for years, and here he outlines his top tips for the days ahead.

# running - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Here's how I ran a half-marathon, despite not being arsed running
# Run Forest Run
From The Daily Edge
# Run Forest Run

Here's how I ran a half-marathon, despite not being arsed running

Oct 6th 2018, 8:00 AM 6,201 Views 0 Comments

If I can do it, anyone can.

# running - Saturday 29 September, 2018

‘You can train for the physical side but you never expect the emotional connection’
# 32 MARATHON CHALLENGE
From The42
# 32 MARATHON CHALLENGE

‘You can train for the physical side but you never expect the emotional connection’

Sep 29th 2018, 7:15 AM 3,891 Views 1 Comment

Irish ultra-runner Alex O’Shea talks running 32 marathons in 16 days and the impact of Irish Guide Dogs.

# running - Sunday 23 September, 2018

'There's something uniquely special about race day in the Park'
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

'There's something uniquely special about race day in the Park'

Sep 23rd 2018, 8:00 PM 3,612 Views 1 Comment

Saturday’s Dublin half marathon raised excitement ahead of next month’s main event, writes Ryan Bailey.

# running - Friday 21 September, 2018

Fuelling for a marathon: 'Nailing your preparation is powerful for confidence'
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

Fuelling for a marathon: 'Nailing your preparation is powerful for confidence'

Sep 21st 2018, 11:50 AM 6,598 Views 0 Comments

Leinster Rugby and Dublin GAA nutritionist Daniel Davey on what to eat before, during and after 26.2 gruelling miles.

# running - Monday 17 September, 2018

'No matter how much you've trained, you're plagued with self-doubt'
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

'No matter how much you've trained, you're plagued with self-doubt'

Sep 17th 2018, 7:30 AM 4,743 Views 0 Comments

With six weeks to go until the 2018 Dublin Marathon, The42′s Ryan Bailey is preparing to compete in the capital for the second time.

# running - Sunday 12 August, 2018

Top 20 finishes for two Irish athletes in European Championship marathon
# Results
From The42
# Results

Top 20 finishes for two Irish athletes in European Championship marathon

Aug 12th 2018, 12:06 PM 9,968 Views 16 Comments

The Irish men took sixth place overall, while Lizzie Lee led the charge for the women’s team.

# running - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election
# Running
# Running

Gavin Duffy seeking nomination for presidential election

Jul 29th 2018, 9:14 AM 30,516 Views 105 Comments

Duffy, best known for being a Dragon’s Den panelist, confirmed the news on Twitter this morning.

# running - Monday 23 July, 2018

The beauty of running races: nerves, adrenaline and the thrill of crossing the line
# Follow Journeys
From The42
# Follow Journeys

The beauty of running races: nerves, adrenaline and the thrill of crossing the line

Jul 23rd 2018, 6:30 AM 3,901 Views 1 Comment

As Ryan Bailey’s training programme intensifies, last week’s Irish Runner 10 Mile provided an important checkpoint.

# running - Wednesday 20 June, 2018

Injury setback for Gareth Southgate as he dislocates shoulder while running
# Going South
From The42
# Going South

Injury setback for Gareth Southgate as he dislocates shoulder while running

Jun 20th 2018, 7:40 PM 16,135 Views 11 Comments

The FA confirmed the news in a statement today.

# running - Sunday 3 June, 2018

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:27 PM 20,042 Views 27 Comments

The race was won by Lizzie Lee from Leevale Athletics Club in Cork.

# running - Thursday 31 May, 2018

Thinking of running this year's Dublin Marathon? You're too late...
# Running
From The42
# Running

Thinking of running this year's Dublin Marathon? You're too late...

May 31st 2018, 6:00 PM 7,217 Views 2 Comments

Race organisers ‘delighted’ to confirm 2018 edition is now full to capacity.

# running - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

4 events for... runners looking for a challenge, supporters looking for a spectacle
# Event Guide
# Event Guide

4 events for... runners looking for a challenge, supporters looking for a spectacle

May 30th 2018, 4:23 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

As Bruce Springsteen said, “Baby we were born to run.”

# running - Thursday 10 May, 2018

The 12-week couch-to-10k training plan to make the most of the Irish summer*
# A Good Run
From The42
# A Good Run

The 12-week couch-to-10k training plan to make the most of the Irish summer*

May 10th 2018, 10:11 AM 12,229 Views 2 Comments

*We can’t promise an actual summer, but we can give you a three-month training plan regardless.

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