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#Road to London

Mixed emotions for Colvert as National Championships get underway

Steven Colvert won the men’s 200m title in Santry after agonisingly missing out on the Olympic “A” standard in this afternoon’s heats.

Mills wins appeal for a place in 4x400 relay squad

Catriona Cuddihy looks set to miss the Olympics after Joanna Mills won an appeal against her exclusion from the Irish squad.

Barr misses Olympic time in Germany

The Waterford runner will be back in action in the 400m hurdles at the National Championships tomorrow.

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Five videos you really need to see from last night's Diamond League meet in Paris

Some of the biggest names in world athletics continued their Olympic preparations in Paris last night.

Stars come out for National Track and Field Championships

This weekend is the last chance saloon for those Irish athletes still hoping to achieve the Olympic “A” Standard.

London 2012: Introducing... Kieran Behan

Our athlete-by-athlete guide continues with a man who has overcome more than most to make the short trip to London.

European Championships: Smyth hits the ground running in Helsinki

Derry’s Jason Smyth got his European Championships off to a flying start, securing automatic qualification for the 100m semi-finals.

Heartbreak as Smith outclassed in China

Cavan’s Ceire Smith was stopped by fourth seed Karolina Michalczuk in the flyweight last 16 at the AIBA World Boxing Championships.

Don't worry, Katie Taylor won again last night

The three-time world champion had an easy 27-4 win against Jessica Belder of Holland.

Reynolds falls short in world hurdles semi-final

Ben Reynolds finished an “underwhelming” seventh in his 60m hurdles semi-final in Istanbul this afternoon.

Legendary distance runner Kenenisa Bekele to race in Dublin this April

The double Olympic champion will compete in the SPAR Great Ireland Run in the Phoenix Park on 15 April.

O'Rourke wins national indoor title, but promises improvement

Derval O’Rourke won the 60m hurdles at the Senior Indoor Track and Field Championships in a time of 8.21s yesterday.