Articles & Links

good reads

Jumping the Gun is the best place to keep up to date with athlete interviews and news articles on the Irish Athletics scene. Feidhlim Kelly, ‘Mr.Jumping the Gun’, is a sports journalist and athlete based in Dublin. One of the contributors to the site is Gormanston based up and coming writer Cormac Costello.

Jumping The Gun Website

Articles of Note:

Con Houlihan Tribute – Feidhlim Kelly – A  tribute to Con Houlihan and the happy times that Feidhlim, Houlihan & Star of the Sea’s Colin Costello spent together.

Andrew Coscoran Interview – Cormac Costello – Cormac interviews fellow club mate and celtic record holder Andrew Coscoran.

Rob Denmead Interview – Cormac Costello – Cormac interviews Rob Denmead, one of Irelands leading athletics coaches.

The Irish Independent ‘Fit Magazine’ is another great place to keep up to date with athletics articles: Fit Magazine Website


Athletics Ireland Website – for all the national athletics news, event entries & athlete rankings.

Meath Athletics Website – keep an eye on whats happening around our county

Athletics Leinster Website – for all our provincial news

Irish Sports Council Website – for anti doping info

Irish Masters Athletics Website – for all the latest news on the Masters athletics circuit

Irish Juvenile Athletics Rankings -for up to date ranking of juvenile athletes