Tag Archives: Athletics Ireland

Gina Akpe-Moses among the winners at National Athletics Awards

Gina Akpe-Moses (centre) receives her award from Liz Rowen (Irish Life Health) and Georgina Drumm, President of Athletics Ireland

Gina Akpe-Moses was named as the U20 Athlete of the Year at the Irish Life Health National Athletics Awards which were held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Santry on December 6th. The Dundalk girl became the first Irish athlete to win a gold medal at the European U20 Championships since 2005 when she stormed […]

An Taoiseach to launch CX+ Sport partnership with Athletics Ireland

An Taoiseach, Mr. Leo Varadkar, will launch CX+ Sport’s apparel partnership with Athletics Ireland at the Carrickdale Hotel on Friday, September 22nd. A Historic Business Lunch, run in conjunction with Dundalk Chamber, will take place from 1pm – 3pm where Mr Varadkar will officially announce the sponsorship deal. The three-year agreement will see the Dundalk-based […]

VIDEO | Kate O’Connor Interview

After starring for Ireland at the European U20 Championships in Italy recently, St Gerard’s AC’s Kate O’Connor has set her sights on competing at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Australia. The 16-year-old, who was the youngest athlete to compete in Grosseto, set a new youth record with a points tally of 5,759 in the heptathlon, […]