Ewan McKenna: Doping denial
Until athletics stops pretending it doesn’t have a problem, it’s never going to kick the habit, as international athletics referee Pierce O’Callaghan has discovered
It all began with a row in a bar, but it was of the debating rather than the brawling variety.
Pierce O’Callaghan, an Irishman who is one of the few elite international athletics referees, had just spent the day preparing the field for a Diamond League meeting. Laying the distance markers for the discus and javelin, he got thinking about a time when he used to put down more markers so the crowd and athletes...
Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!
All Digital Access + eReader
Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter
*New subscribers only
€149 For the 1st Year
Unlimited Access for 1 Year
90 Day Pass
Unlimited Access for 2 Years
Get a Business Account for you and your team
Tom Maguire: Tax changes we make now could help business for years
The way we did business a few months ago may never return – so the opportunity is to make changes that will both aid recovery and set us up well for our new futures