Mayo woman wins Most Improved Athlete award at DCU

A Mayo woman won Most Improved Athlete at the annual awards held in DCU this week. Ballyhaunis native Niamh O’Neill was presented with the award in the 1838 Club. It has been a great year for the O’Neill as she...

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Provincial prizes galore for Mayo athletes

Mayo athletes enjoyed a successful night at the inaugural Connacht Athletes of the Year awards, announced virtually this week by Connacht Athletics. Belmullet native Sinead Diver was named Connacht Female Athlete of the Year, recognition for her brilliant tenth-placed finish...

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Sinead’s Perfect 10: How Ireland’s loss was Australia’s great fortune

When Sinead Diver took her place at the start line for the Olympic Marathon in Tokyo in the early hours...

Saturday, 07/08/21 - 1:33am Read More

Today’s the day for Mayo’s marathon marvel

The Barony of Erris – heck, all of Mayo – are proud of Sinead Diver, elite marathon athlete, high finisher...

Friday, 06/08/21 - 12:46am Read More

2021 Mini-Marathon: Your Way, Your Hero, Your Say

The Western People, Mayo.ie and the Mayo Sports Partnership has proudly launched the 2021 Women’s 10k Your Way, the twelfth...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 11:52am Read More

Records and the Rockies: The girl from Mayo who ruled her world

By Anthony Hennigan Elitism. It’s unfortunate that is has become something of a dirty word because consider the Oxford Dictionary’s...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 10:12am Read More

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