Good season opener from Derval at Vienna meet

Derval O’Rourke got her indoor season off to a good start at the Classic Indoor Vienna meet last night. In finishing second to Yvette Lewis of the USA, she posted a fast time of 8.16, which will give her good encouragement for the season to come. Derval will be in action at the World Indoors in Istanbul, which take place on 9-11 March.

Full results

Meanwhile, Ciarán Ó Lionáird gets his season off to a start this Saturday in the mile event at the New Balance Grand Prix in Boston. Ciarán has given a couple of radio interviews recently ahead of this weekend’s event – see links here.

Start list