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 Inside Athletics - Geoffrey Kamworor
The fourth episode of the latest season of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now and features an exclusive interview with reigning world cross country and half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor.
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IAAF teams with WMA to sponsor 1st World Masters Conference in Torun
Strength and endurance training methods and techniques for masters athletes will be the key topics discussed at the inaugural IAAF WMA Masters Conference on 26-27 March in Torun, Poland.
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Radcliffe discusses girls’ empowerment through sport at ‘She Runs - Active Girls’ Lead’ event in Paris
“When you start out, think, ‘What do I really want? Where do I really want to go?’ That is what will shape your future. I think back to something that my first coach said to me when I was 11 years old: ‘aim for the moon, because even if you miss, you will land among the stars’. That for me was a licence to dream.”
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