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Christie expecting bumper entry for Belfast International

A NUMBER of Rio-bound athletes will fine-tune their preparations at the Belfast International meet which takes place at the Mary Peters track on Saturday, May 7. The meet is co-hosted by Beechmount Harriers, the Irish Milers Club and Athletics NI with the help of Belfast City Council. The prestigious event has succeeded in attracting a […]

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Queen’s launch 5K road race

Queen’s Sport will host its annual 5K race, in association with Powerade, on Thursday 26 April 2012, providing a perfect opportunity to prepare for the Deep RiverRock Belfast City Marathon, taking place just two weeks later.

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Striders shine at Raheny 5 and Ulster cross-country

Annadale Striders continued their good start to 2012 with victory at the Raheny five mile road race on Sunday afternoon.

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A Bolt out of the blue

As three friends and I stumbled out of an up-market Brussels hostelry, in the early hours of a Saturday morning back in September, a certain Danish brewery’s well-known advertising campaign sprang to mind.

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Striders aiming for Seeley Cup title

Annadale Striders are once again hoping Ormeau Park will be a happy hunting ground as the South Belfast club aims for both individual and team glory at the Podium 4 Sport Seeley Cup.

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Connolly shines at Great North Run

North Belfast runners were to the fore in a range of venues across Ireland and Britain this weekend, collecting wins, a medal, personal bests and quality performances. Breege Connolly shines at the GNR Breege Connolly’s 77.29 for 15th place in the ultra-competitive Great North Run in Newcastle, England on Sunday – a personal best by […]

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