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# sprint - Thursday 12 May, 2022

France's Demare sprints to second consecutive Giro stage win
# Sprint
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# Sprint

France's Demare sprints to second consecutive Giro stage win

May 12th 2022, 5:37 PM 1,246 Views 0 Comments

The Groupama-FDJ backed it up in Calabria.

# sprint - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

Comerford claims brilliant 200m bronze for Ireland in Berlin
# Fast Track
From The42
# Fast Track

Comerford claims brilliant 200m bronze for Ireland in Berlin

Aug 22nd 2018, 8:00 PM 43,406 Views 8 Comments

The 20-year-old clocked 26.76 seconds to put herself on the podium.

# sprint - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Awesome Asher-Smith and Hughes deliver 100m double for Team GB
# Athletics
From The42
# Athletics

Awesome Asher-Smith and Hughes deliver 100m double for Team GB

Aug 7th 2018, 9:25 PM 5,208 Views 0 Comments

It was a phenomenal night for Team GB’s sprint team in Berlin.

# sprint - Monday 9 May, 2016

Jenny Egan was in a canoe before she was born, this month she'll take another shot at the Olympics
# Sprinter
From The42
# Sprinter

Jenny Egan was in a canoe before she was born, this month she'll take another shot at the Olympics

May 9th 2016, 3:00 PM 12,948 Views 4 Comments

Family ties are helping the record-breaking Lucan woman strengthen for make-or-break qualifiers in Germany.

# sprint - Monday 21 March, 2016

This runner's majestic face-plant completely sums up your life
# Ouch
From The Daily Edge
# Ouch

This runner's majestic face-plant completely sums up your life

Mar 21st 2016, 6:07 PM 7,416 Views 1 Comment

“How are things?” This. This is things.

# sprint - Thursday 29 October, 2015

Take a break and watch three sumo wrestlers running the 100 metres*
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Take a break and watch three sumo wrestlers running the 100 metres*

Oct 29th 2015, 11:08 AM 27,722 Views 23 Comments

*It’s more like 40 metres really. They are surprisingly quick though.

# sprint - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Double Olympic gold medallist avoids DQ despite getting lost in the middle of 200m race
# Changing Lanes
From The42
# Changing Lanes

Double Olympic gold medallist avoids DQ despite getting lost in the middle of 200m race

Aug 26th 2015, 3:00 PM 26,789 Views 14 Comments

Veronica Campbell–Brown was adjudged not to have impeded her fellow competitor.

# sprint - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

The second fastest man on the planet is racing in Dublin this Friday
# Big Name
From The42
# Big Name

The second fastest man on the planet is racing in Dublin this Friday

Jul 21st 2015, 9:24 AM 23,724 Views 9 Comments

Yohan Blake is a former 100m world champion.

# sprint - Friday 6 March, 2015

Despite missing final Dara Kervick still has a bright future ahead
# Hopeful
From The42
# Hopeful

Despite missing final Dara Kervick still has a bright future ahead

Mar 6th 2015, 3:00 PM 2,547 Views 1 Comment

We spoke to the 400m man ahead of this weekend’s event.

# sprint - Thursday 8 May, 2014

'It's frustrating to have only four medals, there's one missing' -- Derval O'Rourke
# Collect Them All
From The42
# Collect Them All

'It's frustrating to have only four medals, there's one missing' -- Derval O'Rourke

May 8th 2014, 5:00 PM 19,722 Views 10 Comments

The Cork hurdler is hoping to be back on the podium in Zurich this August, but has had to push her competitive return back by a month.

# sprint - Thursday 24 April, 2014

Heroic dad belts downhill to save daughter from speeding toy car
# Panic
From The Daily Edge
# Panic

Heroic dad belts downhill to save daughter from speeding toy car

Apr 24th 2014, 10:30 PM 3,953 Views 9 Comments

Incredible performance in the 100m Panic Dash.

# sprint - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair'
# Drugs In Sport
From The42
# Drugs In Sport

Asafa Powell given 18-month doping ban, says punishment is 'unjust and unfair'

Apr 10th 2014, 5:03 PM 3,951 Views 8 Comments

The Jamaican sprint star tested positive for oxilophrine last year.

# sprint - Thursday 13 June, 2013

Bolt back with a bang as he streaks home for fastest 200m of 2013
# Slump Over
From The42
# Slump Over

Bolt back with a bang as he streaks home for fastest 200m of 2013

Jun 13th 2013, 9:36 PM 1,935 Views 0 Comments

The Jamaican bounced back from his shock 100m loss last week with an impressive showing in the longer sprint.

Irish U19 sprint champion to make Meath senior debut
# Royals
From The42
# Royals

Irish U19 sprint champion to make Meath senior debut

Jun 13th 2013, 11:15 AM 3,511 Views 2 Comments

Eamon Wallace has been named to start at corner-forward for Saturday’s Leinster quarter-final against Wicklow.

# sprint - Monday 3 September, 2012

Top bracket: Smyth happy to be among sprinting elite
# World's Fastest
From The42
# World's Fastest

Top bracket: Smyth happy to be among sprinting elite

Sep 3rd 2012, 11:35 AM 821 Views 1 Comment

Derry’s gold medallist has espoused the advantages of training in the US before defending his 200 metre title this week.

# sprint - Friday 3 August, 2012

Greene tipping Blake for 100m gold
# Sprint
From The42
# Sprint

Greene tipping Blake for 100m gold

Aug 3rd 2012, 8:16 AM 793 Views 0 Comments

Greene, who won the 100m at the Sydney Olympics in 2000, believes Bolt does not have the technique to overcome Blake.

# sprint - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Usain Bolt: 'This will be the moment. This will be the year. This is my time.'
# London 2012
From The42
# London 2012

Usain Bolt: 'This will be the moment. This will be the year. This is my time.'

Jul 25th 2012, 8:36 AM 549 Views 0 Comments

Despite a surprisingly rocky road to London, the fastest man alive reckons he’ll make history in east London in the coming weeks.

# sprint - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Sprint finish: Sanchez races clear to avoid drawing pin drama and puncture mayhem
# Tackgate
From The42
# Tackgate

Sprint finish: Sanchez races clear to avoid drawing pin drama and puncture mayhem

Jul 15th 2012, 5:05 PM 5,226 Views 4 Comments

French television has reported that pins were scattered across the final descent, leading to major disruptions.

# sprint - Friday 13 July, 2012

Sprint finish: Millar captures Stage 12 but Team Sky ensure Wiggins stays top
# Tour De France
From The42
# Tour De France

Sprint finish: Millar captures Stage 12 but Team Sky ensure Wiggins stays top

Jul 13th 2012, 4:34 PM 3,109 Views 3 Comments

The British cyclist found energy reserves to win a sprint finish after a stunning breakaway from a five-man pack

# sprint - Monday 9 July, 2012

Sprint finish: Wiggins crushes nearest rivals to extend overall lead
# Tour De France
From The42
# Tour De France

Sprint finish: Wiggins crushes nearest rivals to extend overall lead

Jul 9th 2012, 7:15 PM 3,535 Views 1 Comment

The 32-year-old Team Sky rider was over a minute and 40 seconds faster than defending champion Cadel Evans.

# sprint - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Tri-Time: Sonia O'Sullivan takes silver on first outing
# Pedigree
From The42
# Pedigree

Tri-Time: Sonia O'Sullivan takes silver on first outing

Jun 20th 2012, 11:25 AM 985 Views 0 Comments

The Olympic heroine picked up the gauntlet laid down by Aileen Morrison and Gavin Noble.

# sprint - Monday 11 June, 2012

New starting blocks will 'enhance athletic performance' - IAAF
# Talking Blocks
From The42
# Talking Blocks

New starting blocks will 'enhance athletic performance' - IAAF

Jun 11th 2012, 12:43 PM 1,132 Views 0 Comments

Usain Bolt has expressed concern that the innovation could slow him down, the IAAF begs to differ.

# sprint - Sunday 3 June, 2012

'I'm not done yet' -- Bolt wants more gold in London
# Gold Run
From The42
# Gold Run

'I'm not done yet' -- Bolt wants more gold in London

Jun 3rd 2012, 1:04 PM 270 Views 0 Comments

“For me it’s going to be brilliant because I feed off the energy and I just know it’s going to be wonderful.”

# sprint - Thursday 3 May, 2012

Samsung reveals new flagship Galaxy smartphone
# Samsung
# Samsung

Samsung reveals new flagship Galaxy smartphone

May 3rd 2012, 9:09 PM 10,227 Views 63 Comments

Samsung’s much-anticipated Galaxy S III – the biggest competitor to Apple’s iPhone – will go on sale in Europe on May 29.