HAVING two Donegal athletes in a European elite athletics final is the stuff of dreams.
MARK English won the 800m title at the GloHealth Senior Indoor Championships yesterday just 24 hours after securing the qualifying time for the European Indoors.
BY CHRIS MCNULTY MARK English produced a sensational performance to finish second, behind Olympic champion David Rudisha, in the 800m at the Diamond League in New York’s Ichan Stadium on Saturday evening. English ran a season’ best 1:45.03 to take second behind 800m world record holder Rudisha, with the Kenyan taking the win in a […]
MARK English has confirmed that he’s on the look-out for a new coach.
MARK English made his first outdoor appearance of the season on Saturday, winning the 800m event at the IFAM International Flanders Meet in Oordegem, Belgium.
By Harry Walsh IN the latest chapter in what is fast becoming a track and field fairy tale, Letterkenny athlete Mark English set a Irish indoor record for the 800 metres this afternoon and thus secured his ticket to the World Championships in Poland. English (20), running in the UCD AC colours, crossed the line […]
BY CHRIS MCNULTY email@example.com MARK English rounds off his season at a meet in Rieti, Italy next month and the 20-year old Letterkenny man is aiming to beat his p.b of 1:44.84. English is just two hundreths of a second off the Irish 800m record, held by Kildare man David Matthews, who ran 1:44.82 in […]