Irish Medalists at European Athletics Championships

Eng Medal Long

Mark English’s battling 800m bronze medal in Zurich was the first to be won by an Irishman on the track at a European Athletics Championships since Mark Carroll won bronze in the 5000m in Budapest 16 years earlier.

The full list of Irish medalists at European Championships (outdoor) since the first Games since 1934 is –

Irish Medalists at Europeans
1958 Ronnie Delany BRONZE 1500m
1969 Frank Murphy SILVER 1500m
1978 Eamonn Coghlan SILVER 1500m
1994 Sonia O’Sullivan GOLD 3000m
1998 Sonia O’Sullivan GOLD 10,000m
1998 Sonia O’Sullivan GOLD 5000m
1998 Mark Carroll BRONZE 5000m
2002 Sonia O’Sullivan SILVER 5000m
2002 Sonia O’Sullivan SILVER 10,000m
2006 Derval O’Rourke SILVER 100m Hurdles
2010 Derval O’Rourke SILVER 100m Hurdles
2010 Rob Heffernan BRONZE 20k Walk *
2014 Mark English BRONZE 800m

* To be ratified

More information here Athletics Ireland stats zone

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