Mark ENGLISH

Mark ENGLISH - Ireland - Bronze medal at 2014 European Championships in Zurich.

Photo/Foto: George Herringshaw

Date: 15 August 2014

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    • DATE OF BIRTH
      Thursday, 18 March 1993
    • PLACE OF BIRTH
      Letterkenny, Ireland.
  • INTERNATIONAL
  • Ireland
PROSTATE CANCER SPONSORSHIP BLOOD TRANSFUSION SPONSORSHIP. OXFAM SPONSORSHIP

Mark ENGLISH - Ireland - Bronze medal at 2014 European Championships in Zurich.

Mark English battles down the finishing straight to take a rare medal for Ireland at the 2014

European Championships in Zurich. (only their 13th since the Championships began)

 

In 2011 he set Irish junior records over 800m indoors (1:48.63) and outdoors (1:47.09), the latter eclipsing

the 15 year old record held by former Olympian James Nolan. He at the time was he second fastest ever

Irish 800m runner = 1.44.84, 26th July 2013 in London. 


 1  KSZCZOT   Adam  POL  1:44.15   SB
 2  KUCIAPSKI   Artur  POL  1:44.89   PB
 3  ENGLISH   Mark  IRE  1:45.03   SB
 4  BUBE  Andreas
 NOR  1:45.21 =SB
 5  LEWANDOWSKI  Marcin 
 POL  1:45.78
 6  TUKA  Amel  BHK  1:46.12
 

Mark is pictured below during the semi-finals of the men's 800m (1:46.23) and with the Irish flag after the final.