Limerick saddened by passing of popular athletics personality Ronnie Long

By Darragh Moloney / October 2, 2023 /

The former athlete helped found the Bord Lúthchleas na hÉireann (BLE) in 1967 as the national governing body for athletics

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Limerick Superstar breaks another Irish Record

By Jack Neville / September 5, 2023 /

Lavin now holds the Irish records in the 100m and 100m Hurdles following another exceptional season with Olympic qualification for 2024 already secured.

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Sarah Lavin sets new Irish Record but just misses out on World Athletics 100m hurdles Final

By Jack Neville / August 24, 2023 /

It is another remarkable achievement for the Emerald AC athlete, breaking the record 13 years to the day that O’Rourke set it.

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Sarah Lavin powers into World Athletics Championship semi-finals

By Jack Neville / August 23, 2023 /

She is in the form of her life and will be back on the track this evening as she bids to make the final eight at the Worlds.

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Limerick’s Sarah Lavin hoping to continue incredible form at World Athletics Championships

By Darragh Moloney / August 21, 2023 /

Lavin was recently in fantastic form at the 151st edition of the National Track and Field Championships, as she brought home two gold medals.

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Limerick native Sarah Lavin wins double gold at National Championships

By Darragh Moloney / July 31, 2023 /

The Emerald AC athlete set three PBs on her way to winning the 100m gold, having ran out winner in the 100m hurdles the day before.

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“I think I’m getting special help from up there” | Emotional Sarah Lavin qualifies for the Olympics

By Darragh Moloney / July 3, 2023 /

The 29-year-old recorded a PB of 12.73 to earn not only second place, but also a trip to Paris next summer.

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Limerick’s Sarah Lavin wins Bronze at the European Games

By Jack Neville / June 27, 2023 /

The time on Wednesday was the second fastest of Lavin’s career after she recorded a PB of 12.79 last summer.

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Sarah Lavin finishes sixth in European Indoors 60m final in Istanbul

By Jack Neville / March 6, 2023 /

The Limerick native was competing in her third major final in the last 12 months at the four day event in Instanbul that concluded yesterday.

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Sarah Lavin falls short of medal in finals after recording PB in Athletics Championship semi-final

By Jack Neville / August 22, 2022 /

Limerick’s Sarah Lavin finished in fifth at the finals of the 100mH at the European Athletics Championships in Munich on Sunday evening.

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