Park Run & Dublin Race Series Half Marathon

It’s a busy Saturday this weekend, with the Dublin Race Series Half Marathon on in the Phoenix park, good luck to all the DFR’s running. Meeting point is the Papal Cross at 9:15am for a 10am start, don’t forget to weather your club t-shirt or singlet. Due to the half marathon there will be no DFR run in the park …

DFR News 18th August

Coaching Updarte Wednesday 20 August Following the success of our first 5k coaching session last week, we’ll be continuing with Richard’s programme this week, aiming for the 5k Park Run on 20 September.  Even if you missed last week, there’s still plenty of time to catch up, so give it a go. Our usual runs will also continue. Richard’s programme …

Pride Run 2014 Results

Here are the results of the 2014 Pride Run, thanks to everyone who ran and helped out 🙂 Pos Name RaceNo Gender Time Net Time Time Behind Winner GenderPos 1 Dáire Bermingham 18 Male 00:15:26 00:15:25 00:00:00 1 2 Sean O Malley 362 Male 00:17:07 00:17:04 00:01:41 2 3 Rory O’Sullivan 399 Male 00:17:16 00:17:15 00:01:50 3 4 Barry O’Driscoll …

Pride Run 2014 Info

It’s nearly race time. Some info you’ll need for Friday night. The race starts at 7:30pm sharp, you need to collect your bib (including electronic chip) and t-shirt before the start of the race. We advise runners to arrive at least 45 mins before the race begins as we’ll have over 400 runners to sort out, we’ll also have a …

Pride Run 2014 Starter

Dublin Frontrunners are delighted to announce that Senator Eamonn Coghlan will be starting this years Pride Run in aid of BeLonG To,  in 1983 he became Ireland’s first World Athletics Champion when he won the gold medal for the 5,000m in Helsinki. Eamonn Coghlan is known as the “Chairman of the Boards” for his unprecedented successes on the American indoor …

Wicklow Way Relay 2014

The Wicklow Way is a long-distance tail heading south from the edge of the city through the Wicklow Mountains to the farm yards and boreens of south Wicklow. For most it is a 6 day trek. However, for team Frontrunners last Saturday it was to be all done in one day, at the IMRA Wicklow Way Relay race.  This year’s …

Running from Irish Town

Due to Bloom in the Park this weekend, we’ll be doing our usual Saturday run from Irishtown Stadium, Google Maps link, normal time of 10am. We’ll also have our first session with new coach Richard, if you have a race coming up have a chat with him about a training plan. If you want to skip the training and do …

News 4th May

Bon soir mes amis, as promised, here’s a (sanitised) update of our recent trip to Nice…. Nice half & 10k Nice Front Runners kindly hosted about a large contingent of international Front Runners from Dublin, Marseilles, Frankfurt, Cologne and Paris for their local half-marathon and 10k last Sunday (27 April). We had 26 representatives from DFR travelling (including non-running supporters), which …

News 31st March

News 31st March Here’s our latest news update, lots going on with races, trips away, our new gear, update on the Pride Run and lots more. Great Ireland Run Sun 6 April We’re still waiting on details from the AAI on team structures.  If you have a spare DFR singlet or DFR t-shirt you’re willing to temporarily loan out and are not …