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#Marathon

# marathon - Sunday 3 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie In Pictures: Tens of thousands turn out for Women's Mini Marathon

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

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

# marathon - Thursday 31 May, 2018

From The42 5 tips to help you mentally during the toughest parts of the Cork marathon this weekend Follow Fitness

# marathon - Sunday 20 May, 2018

From The42 'It's an amazing outlet, the release it gives you. Throw on your runners, it's so easy' Running For Life

'It's an amazing outlet, the release it gives you. Throw on your runners, it's so easy'

First marathon to Olympic marathon in a year, triathlons and rowing – Caitriona Jennings shares her story.

# marathon - Monday 7 May, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Man in his 50s dies after collapsing at Belfast marathon Fatal

Man in his 50s dies after collapsing at Belfast marathon

It’s understood that the man collapsed early on in the run.

# marathon - Saturday 7 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)' Multiple Sclerosis

Column: 'I have to teach myself to smile (I didn't realise it was so easy to lose a smile)'

53-year-old Bandon native Fiach Lynch has MS and is running the Cork City Marathon in June.

# marathon - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

# marathon - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

# marathon - Saturday 4 November, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I looked death in the eyes and didn't like what I saw so I came back': Double lung transplant patient running the New York marathon Organ Donation

'I looked death in the eyes and didn't like what I saw so I came back': Double lung transplant patient running the New York marathon

In September, he was diagnosed IPF (idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis) a rare and incurable lung condition.

# marathon - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

From The42 Before, during and after! 5 key nutrition tips to consider for the marathon Expert View

Before, during and after! 5 key nutrition tips to consider for the marathon

Dr Crionna Tobin shares her expertise with The42 ahead of Sunday’s Dublin City Marathon.

# marathon - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

From The42 WATCH: An important lesson about learning the route ahead of the Dublin City Marathon Lost

WATCH: An important lesson about learning the route ahead of the Dublin City Marathon

An unheralded Italian runner won after the race leaders took a wrong turn.

# marathon - Sunday 6 August, 2017

From The42 'It was incredible going through certain parts of the course - there was Irish from all over' London 2017

'It was incredible going through certain parts of the course - there was Irish from all over'

Mick Clohisey finished in 22nd place in today’s men’s marathon in London, with Clare runner Sean Hehir finishing in 63rd place.

# marathon - Saturday 1 July, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'I thought a mark on my face was acne, but it was skin cancer' Uv Rays

'I thought a mark on my face was acne, but it was skin cancer'

Orla Fallon was diagnosed with basal cell carcinoma at the start of her Leaving Cert year.

# marathon - Sunday 4 June, 2017

From TheJournal.ie American wins 11th Cork City Marathon Chris Macko

American wins 11th Cork City Marathon

Twenty four different countries and 47 nationalities were represented.

# marathon - Tuesday 18 April, 2017

From The42 A Boston Marathon spectator held a sign with the Super Bowl score before the Patriots' big comeback to motivate runners

# marathon - Saturday 4 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'When you have a certain body type it's easy to feel exercise isn't for you - and that's a problem' Louise McSharry

'When you have a certain body type it's easy to feel exercise isn't for you - and that's a problem'

2FM radio presenter Louise McSharry told us why she decided to become an ambassador for the Dublin Rock n’Roll Marathon.

# marathon - Saturday 28 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Father vows to run marathon while pushing daughter in wheelchair GIVING BACK

Father vows to run marathon while pushing daughter in wheelchair

Keith Russell was blown away by the support his family received and now wants to raise money for a respite centre in Meath.

# marathon - Sunday 1 January, 2017

From The42 ''I'm running a marathon tomorrow,' I said to him as I dusted off my nose' Problems This post contains videos

''I'm running a marathon tomorrow,' I said to him as I dusted off my nose'

In an extract from his book Running Man, ultramarathon runner Charlie Engle looks back on his excess-fuelled younger days.

# marathon - Saturday 31 December, 2016

From The42 The two-hour 'moonshot marathon' - a physical feat long thought impossible - could finally happen in 2017 Just Do It

# marathon - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 26.2 miles later: 'You started something, played the long game and you finished it. Job done.' Dublin City Marathon

26.2 miles later: 'You started something, played the long game and you finished it. Job done.'

“And after 4 hours, 14 minutes, and 18 seconds, I’m a finisher” – Sarah Geraghty reflects on the relief, disbelief and quiet pride of taking on the Dublin City Marathon.

# marathon - Monday 31 October, 2016

# marathon - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Some legend is running the Dublin Marathon dressed as the Eiffel Tower

Because running a marathon isn’t hard enough, eh?

# marathon - Saturday 29 October, 2016

From The42 Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did Rookie Errors

Paramedics, full-body cramps and regrets: Don't make a mess of your first marathon like I did

Common pitfalls of novice runners are well known but still catch many out every year.

From TheJournal.ie 'I've been imagining my dad at the finish line, ready to swaddle me in a tricolour' Dublin City Marathon

'I've been imagining my dad at the finish line, ready to swaddle me in a tricolour'

Before telling everyone, you need to be very honest with yourself about why you’re doing a marathon, writes Sarah Geraghty ahead of Sunday’s 26.2 mile run across Dublin city.

# marathon - Sunday 2 October, 2016

From The42 Dundalk face further fixture headache after letting two-goal lead slip in FAI Cup semi Marathon

Dundalk face further fixture headache after letting two-goal lead slip in FAI Cup semi

The extra game is the last thing Stephen Kenny would have wanted with his side now still competing on three fronts.

# marathon - Sunday 14 August, 2016

From The42 'We rocked it today'': Ireland's marathoners proud of their Olympic moments Rio 2016

'We rocked it today'': Ireland's marathoners proud of their Olympic moments

Fionnuala McCormack crossed the line in 20th position.

From The42 Ireland's Fionnuala McCormack finishes in 20th place in Olympic marathon Rio 2016

Ireland's Fionnuala McCormack finishes in 20th place in Olympic marathon

A PB run from the Wicklow woman.

From The42 Olympic Breakfast: Harrington chasing a medal and Conlan steps on the canvas Day 9

Olympic Breakfast: Harrington chasing a medal and Conlan steps on the canvas

This isn’t no ordinary Sunday of sport.

# marathon - Sunday 7 August, 2016

# marathon - Monday 1 August, 2016

From The42 At 38, 4 years after her first competitive marathon, Breege Connolly is set for the Olympics Feature

At 38, 4 years after her first competitive marathon, Breege Connolly is set for the Olympics

The Leitrim native chats to The42 about being a late bloomer when it comes to running.

# marathon - Saturday 30 July, 2016

From The42 Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Breege Connolly The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Breege Connolly

Leitrim runner set to make her Olympic debut at the age of 38.

# marathon - Friday 29 July, 2016

From The42 Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Mick Clohisey The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Mick Clohisey

Our athlete-by-athlete look at Ireland’s Olympic team continues with the Dublin-born marathon runner.

# marathon - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

From The42 Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Lizzie Lee The Jerries

Meet Ireland's Olympic team: Lizzie Lee

Bishopstown’s Lizzie Lee is set to make her Olympic debut at the age of 36.

# marathon - Friday 3 June, 2016

From The42 Marathon running: how to scale 'the wall' and reach that finish line Marathon

Marathon running: how to scale 'the wall' and reach that finish line

Every marathon runner faces the wall at some stage, but it’s how they deal with it that matters.

# marathon - Sunday 24 April, 2016

From The42 London calling - Kenyan athlete records second-fastest marathon time in history Road Runner

London calling - Kenyan athlete records second-fastest marathon time in history

Eliud Kipchoge won the men’s event in a startling 2.03.05.

# marathon - Friday 22 April, 2016

From The42 When is a marathon not a marathon? When it's 380m short Tape Measure

When is a marathon not a marathon? When it's 380m short

24,000 runners who think they’ve run a marathon in Manchester are in for a bit of a shock.

# marathon - Monday 18 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade Running Strong

Pics: Boston bombing survivor completes marathon with prosthetic blade

Patrick Downes completed the course in five hours, 56 minutes and 46 seconds.

# marathon - Monday 29 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta Tributes

British man dies after collapsing before finishing line of half marathon in Malta

His wife, who was also running the race, said her husband’s last words were “next year, eh”.

# marathon - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Missing Italian marathoner found on New York subway in his running clothes Gianclaudio Marengo

Missing Italian marathoner found on New York subway in his running clothes

He slept on the streets for a number of nights.

# marathon - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

From The42 Records tumble as Royals outlast Mets to take World Series lead Marathon

Records tumble as Royals outlast Mets to take World Series lead

It took 14 innings to separate the two sides.

# marathon - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Hero saves woman’s life during Dublin Marathon (and still manages to finish the race) Guardian Ángel

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

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

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