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English and Fenlon the main winners at Laois Athletics masters road race

The Downey's Nissan Laois Road Championships 2017 came to an end on Sunday with the Laois masters and junior road races. The races were held in...

Laois road race titles up for grabs on Sunday in Portarlington

The Downey Nissan Laois Athletics road race championships come to an end this Sunday with the Laois masters and junior road race championships in...

London Marathon the latest challenge for Garrett Culliton

They say there's only one sports event in London that everyone pays attention to. While there are Premiership soccer matches every weekend and the English...
Organisers hoping big crowds will be in attendance again at Barrowhouse 5k

Third annual Barrowhouse 5k set to draw big crowds

The annual Barrowhouse 5k in aid of Shanganamore N.S will take place on Wednesday April 26. Now in its third successive year the race has...
Vicarstown man John Scully has been recognised for the success of parkrun

Scully the toast of Vicarstown with parkrun success

Anyone who has ever had any association with athletics in Laois will have come across John Scully. The Vicarstown man is the current chairman of...
Streets of Kilkenny 5k will take place on Thursday

Laois people urged to attend first ever Streets of Kilkenny race

Laois runners and athletics enthusiasts are being urged to attend the inaugural Streets of Kilkenny 5k race this Thursday. The event, which is organised by Kilkenny...

The Run For Your Life races series gets underway in Abbeleix this week

Ballyroan-Abbeyleix and District AC Run For Your Life Race Series is coming to a village near you! The official launch for the 2017 Run For...

Fenlon and Reilly claim Laois senior road race gold

The Laois Athletics Senior Road race was held in Kilcavan today with John Fenlon (St Abban's) and Grace Reilly (Portlaoise) taking gold in their...

In Pictures: Over 600 runners take part in the ‘Streets of Portlaoise’ 5K

Runners came from far and wide for the now annual 'Streets of Portlaoise 5K run this morning. One of the local sporting highlights of the...
The Scoil Chriost Ri minor team of Kate Corcoran, Ava Prendergast, Ava Punch, Grainne Cotter and Ava O’Connor that claimed bronze in the All Ireland schools cross country in Antrim on Saturday

Laois athletes among the medals at All Ireland schools cross country

The All-Ireland Secondary Schools Cross Country took place in Mallusk in Antrim on Saturday. This is the highlight of the secondary schools athletics calendar,...
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