Athletics Louth County Board is responsible for the delivery of athletics throughout County Louth. We are affiliated to the Athletic Association of Ireland - the National Governing Body of athletics.

 

Training is provided by the club coaches on various days throughout the week. Details of clubs can be found on the Clubs page. There are also coaching courses available locally and opportunities for athletes from different clubs to train together - see the Coaching page for more details.

 

For upcoming fixtures in the county (and those elsewhere involving county teams) go to the Calendar page; for the latest results go to the 2017 results page; for reports on selected events go to the Reports page; for the leading recent performances go to the 2017 outdoor season and/or the 2016-17 indoor season page.

 

 

IAAF News and Features

Kipchoge: 'I have still good marathons in my legs'
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My Greatest Challenge - Stipe Zunic
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Kipchoge holds off surprise package Adola to regain Berlin Marathon title
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