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/Training 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 2018 results page; for reports on selected events go to the Reports page; for the leading recent performances go to the 2019 outdoor season page and/or the 2018-19 indoor season page.

 

An initial draft list of the all-time best County Louth athletes in each event is also now available.

 

IAAF News and Features

IAAF/Mikkeller World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 Facts and Figures now available
All sorts of fascinating statistics on the past 42 editions of the championships can be found in the IAAF/Mikkeller World Cross Country Championships Aarhus 2019 Facts and Figures, which is available to download now as a PDF.
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Road round-up: Jeptoo makes winning return in Milan, course records fall in Wuxi
Priscah Jeptoo and Vincent Rerimoi claimed a Kenyan double at the 44th edition of the Stramilano Half Marathon in Milan on Sunday (24).
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Haukenes regains 50km title in Dudince
Returning to the venue of his previous PB and 2017 victory, Norway’s Havard Haukenes convincingly won the men’s 50km race walk at the Dudince 50 on Saturday (23), clocking a lifetime best of 3:42:50.
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