Athletics Thread


#1201

The Irish women’s 4x100m relay team.
That Scott girl looks like she might be foreign…


#1202

Which one of them is 15?


#1203

I am convinced that when a kid lands in Ireland from Africa the parents register them a year or two ypunger than they are to give them an advantage. There was a case if this in the US a few years back


#1204

The tallest girl.


#1205

Freddie Adu


#1206

Jumbo Gula would be a great one for the farm, fine set of shoulders on her. She’d pike bales up on the trailer all day.


#1207

Two of them haven’t forgotten their ivory coast roots


#1208

I was thinking of a basketball player who was in his mid twenties but said he was 17 and entered high school to get a scolarship. Just googled it but cant find it but heres a similar case. Gas Bastards


#1209

Unreal. This is brilliant. Silver in a world 4x100m ahead of UK. Better than USA and Jamaica


#1210

Incredible


#1211

We’re they born in Ireland


#1212

We would have won if the original girl didn’t get injured,some result.


#1213

Were you?


#1214

the last hand over wasnt great.


#1215

Another silver in high jump too.

Video here of the relay


#1216

One of our best


#1217

A European bronze medal for Thomas Barr in Berlin.

All on a shoe string. Volunteer coaches. A black day for the GAA.

Hon Waterford.


#1218

Fabulous news!


#1219

The Spinaker and the Strand will be the places to be tonight @Fagan_ODowd. The Dunmore East lad did good.


#1220