Latest News for: Poland weekend


Healy narrowly misses medal but lowers Irish record

Belfast Telegraph 08 Mar 2021
Double Irish 200 and 400 metres record holder Phil Healy missed out on a bronze medal by just 0.21 secs in the weekend's European Athletics Championships 400 metres final in Poland. The Bandon AC woman did, however, have the consolation of improving her recent Irish record by .05 secs to 51.94 secs for fourth place in Torun ... .

Poland’s Smith heads to state as district champion

The Vindicator 07 Mar 2021
Dillon Smith, right, of Poland wrestles against Johnny Black from Cleveland Central Catholic on Saturday ... PERRY — Dillon Smith’s weekend started off strong and finished with a bang — or better put, a smack. The Poland junior was a No ... He provided the lumps over the weekend, with three pins in his four victories.

Andrew Pozzi laments Brexit rules that threaten Olympic hurdling hopes

The Guardian 05 Mar 2021
... favourite to add the European Indoor 60m hurdle title to his world indoor crown this weekend in Poland.

Irish team set to be in the mix for Polish rewards

Belfast Telegraph 05 Mar 2021
Irish Athletics Performance Director Paul McNamara is upbeat about the quality of a record size Irish team for this weekend's European Indoor Athletics Championships in Toruń, Poland ... This weekend, all Irish eyes will be on the Women's 800 metres after the Irish record was broken several times this season ... .

Pozzi rues Brexit rules that threaten Olympic hopes as Markovc takes gold

The Observer 05 Mar 2021
But the 28-year-old admitted it was proving a “tricky” process ... Pozzi – the hot favourite to add the European Indoor 60m hurdle title in Torun, Poland, to his world indoor crown this weekend – said he had fallen victim to new Brexit rules that allow UK passport holders to spend only up to 90 days in the Schengen zone during any 180-day period ... .

Jamie Webb hopes to continue his rise with European Indoor Championships title

The Times/The Sunday Times 05 Mar 2021
... termed tech and drugs and rigmarole, international athletics springs back into life at the European Indoor Championships in Torun, Poland this weekend.

Tactical shift: Europe seeks vaccine 'overdrive' to catch up

Journal Review 04 Mar 2021
a glut of vaccines and not enough arms to inject them into ... The U.S ... Hungary's leader got a Chinese COVID-19 shot over the weekend and his country and are buying Russia's Sputnik V to supplement other vaccines delivered by the EU. Poland's president has suggested that his country may follow Hungary's lead in getting Chinese vaccines ... ___ ... ___ ... .

Live COVID-19 updates: Cuba registers over 50,000 cases 02 Mar 2021
According to figures posted on the government data website, the number of new cases dropped to 4,703 on Monday from 19,952 reported a day before due to the closure of many testing centers at the weekend ... WARSAW -- The recently accelerated new wave of COVID-19 infections in Poland ...

‘Wearing a mask in a race is a personal thing – getting the message out was secondary’

The Times/The Sunday Times 02 Mar 2021
... to stay safe and is now planning to socially distance herself from the field at the European Indoor Championships in Torun, Poland, this weekend.

International box office: ’Tom & Jerry’ in $33m weekend haul; ‘Demon Slayer’ tops Australia

Screen Daily 01 Mar 2021
That combines with international to deliver $33.1m for the weekend, taking the global total to $38.8m ... Total after two weekends of play is Aus$3.15m ($2.44m) ... The film is currently playing in six markets where Disney+ does not operate, and this coming weekend arrives in Poland, where cinemas recently reopened.

Ciara Mageean drops out of European Indoor Championships

The Irish Times 01 Mar 2021
Ciara Mageean has opted out of the Irish team for this weekend’s European Indoor Championships in Torun in Poland, citing a few setbacks in training in recent weeks which has left her short of her best form ... In truth her form had been slow to come this season, not helped by the sudden death of her former coach Jerry Kiernan in January ... .

After traversing Europe for sparring, Vinesh Phogat set to compete in Kiev

Indian Express 26 Feb 2021
From there, she travelled roughly 800km north to Spala in Poland, where she sparred with some of the top wrestlers from across the world. This weekend, the Indian wrestler will be in Kiev for her first tournament of the year – the Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial, which has attracted nearly 600 wrestlers from 34 countries.

Sonia O’Sullivan: The difference between racing and running fast

The Irish Times 25 Feb 2021
... the Athletics Ireland Micro Meet at the National Indoor Arena this past weekend, times are definitely moving on ... There has always been a lot more skill to racing than running fast, and we should get a truer picture of where Irish athletes stand in Poland the weekend after next.

Mageean gets surprise call-up for European Indoors in 24-strong Irish team

Belfast Telegraph 24 Feb 2021
Double European medallist Ciara Mageean and Commonwealth Games bronze medallist Leon Reid are included in a 24-strong Irish team which will compete in the European Indoor Athletics Championships in Torun, Poland next weekend ... With two European Indoor medals to his credit he is tipped to add a third in Poland.

Leon Reid: ‘It’s like bullying, if you give them what they want, they feed off it’

The Irish Times 24 Feb 2021
Racing in Ireland for Menapians AC in Wexford, Reid improved his indoor 200m best to 20.99 seconds at the weekend, and his 60m best to 6.68 seconds, earning his place on the Irish team for the European Indoor Championships in Poland the weekend after next ... the weekend after next.