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Meet the Runner

Interviews with runners from the club of all ages and abilities.

Johnny Dwyer

When did you join Sportsworld? April 2016 Where do you work? I work as a Project Manager in an Irish company called PM Group, based in Tallaght. What is your favourite club session?

Anthony Gillen

When did you join Sportsworld? Winter 2011 Where do you work? National Transport Authority What is your favourite club session? 800m repeats on...

Lisa Madden

When did you join Sportsworld? I went to the club for a few sessions in June 2017 and had planned to return after a summer away travelling in South America but due to an unfortunate fall on one of my hiking escapades in Columbia...

Lorna Quinn

When did you join Sportsworld? 2006 (I think!) Where do you work? Alexandra College – Junior & Senior school. What is your favourite club session? Hills & Sprints What...

Colum Roche

Full Name Colum Roche When did you join Sportsworld? Nov 2018 Where do you work? I recently moved to a new role as Head of Internal Audit for an Investment Management company....

Ann Marie Clyne

When did you join Sportsworld? It was October 2016.   I had joined a couple of couch to 5K and 5K improver groups but found after a while they became expensive when you had to pay subscriptions every 8 weeks. ...

James Dawson

Full Name James Dawson When did you join Sportsworld? I officially joined Sportsworld in May 19 after the Terenure 5 mile event. I still remember trying to keep up with Brian who was...

Elaine Kennedy

Where do you work? I work in the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, based in St Stephen’s Green. How/When did you start your adventure with running & why? I ran a lot...

Ste Kinsella

When did you join Sportsworld? February 2019 Where do you work? I originally worked as a Financial Consultant in Madrid/Barcelona, but in recent years I work in Grand Canal Dock for Equifax as a Software Engineer.

Gerard Neenan

When did you join Sportsworld? I think it was August or September of 2016. I recall being totally bemused during a Fartlek session. Not much has changed…. Where do you work? I work for IMRO (Irish Music Rights Organisation). Nicely...