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Ciara Mageean On Family Grounding And Vomiting After Races

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Despite becoming the first Irish athlete in over two decades to qualify for a world 1500m final Ciara Mageean hasn’t yet reflected on what was one of the fastest races in the event’s history. Just don’t tell her coach Steve Vernon that! “I haven’t and don’t tell Steve I haven’t yet, that’s on my plan of things to do,” jokes …

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Ciara Mageean Comes Agonisingly Close To 1500m Medal At European Championships

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Ciara Mageean has come fourth in the final of the 1500m event at the European Athletic Championships. The 26-year-old finished second in the semi-final to race favourite Laura Muir of Great Britain, setting up this Sunday evening showdown in Berlin. The Portaferry woman won bronze in the 2016 Amsterdam edition of the European Championships, and going out in lane one, she …

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Ciara Mageean Top Medal Hope On Last Day Of European Championships

Ciara Mageean will take to the track this evening in Berlin for the final of the 1500m event and will be hoping to win Ireland’s second medal at the championships after Thomas Barr’s heroic bronze on Thursday evening.  Mageean ran the ideal race in the semi-final earlier this week, finishing second behind Great Britain’s Laura Muir who is the favourite for …

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Ireland Name 42-Person Squad For European Athletics Championships

Athletics Ireland have named their squad for the European Athletics Championships which take place in Berlin next week, August 6th to 12th. Among the squad are nine athletes who competed at the Rio Olympics in 2016, including former European medallists Ciara Mageean and Mark English. English won bronze in 800m event in Zurich in 2014 while Mageean also won bronze in the 1,500m competition in …

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