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Dublin: 5 °C Sunday 16 December, 2018

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From TheJournal.ie Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating Shenzhen

Chinese marathon to use facial recognition after 258 runners caught cheating

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

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

Police traffic cameras catch runners cheating in half marathon

Anything to save the legs doing those extra miles…

From The42 On The Box! TG4 to show eight hours of live GAA action on Sunday Marathon Coverage

On The Box! TG4 to show eight hours of live GAA action on Sunday

You can watch five matches between club clashes and the Super 11s action from Boston.

From The42 Later start times at Tokyo Olympic marathon could lead to fatalities, say health experts Beat The Heat

Later start times at Tokyo Olympic marathon could lead to fatalities, say health experts

Health officials in Japan are calling for the race to start at 5.30am instead of 7am to avoid potential deaths due to soaring temperatures.

From The42 Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon Up And Running

Ethiopian duo Bekele and Dubiso the winners as 20,000 turn out for Dublin Marathon

There were also impressive finishes from Ireland’s Lizzie Lee and Mick Clohisey on Sunday.

From TheJournal.ie Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon Diversions

Several roads closed as 20,000 people take part in Dublin Marathon

Some public transport services will also be affected.

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

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

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

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

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

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.

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

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

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

Top 20 finishes for two Irish athletes in European Championship marathon

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

From The42 26 penalties later: Man United overcome Milan after marathon shoot-out in California Marathon

26 penalties later: Man United overcome Milan after marathon shoot-out in California

Franck Kessie chipped a spot-kick over the crossbar to finally hand Manchester United victory in California on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie After losing his mother to suicide at 11, hurler running marathon in Antarctic for suicide prevention RunningForJosie

After losing his mother to suicide at 11, hurler running marathon in Antarctic for suicide prevention

“Counselling was the most important intervention in my life and that’s not to be dramatic, that’s just being honest.”

From The42 Over 20 years after a bad car accident, debt brought Gary O'Hanlon to the Dublin marathon podium Uphill Climb This post contains videos

Over 20 years after a bad car accident, debt brought Gary O'Hanlon to the Dublin marathon podium

As a teenager, Gary O’Hanlon had a huge career ahead of him. Then an accident stripped him of the natural talent he had.

From The42 Nadal takes just under five hours to clinch Wimbledon semi-final spot as Raonic bows out Marathon

Nadal takes just under five hours to clinch Wimbledon semi-final spot as Raonic bows out

Rafael Nadal played out a five-set epic Juan Martin del Potro on centre court.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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.

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.

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