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Mageean in Ulster Schools double

Ciara Mageean
Mageean is emerging as Ireland's best junior since Sonia O'Sullivan

Ciara Mageean set two championship records in the Aviva Ulster Schools Championship at the Antrim Forum.

The Assumption Ballynahinch student set a new 800m mark of two minutes and eight seconds.

Then she bettered four minutes and 29 seconds to take the senior girls metric mile title.

It was impressive running in wet, windy and cold conditions by the Portaferry girl, who is already a big name in Irish athletics.



see also
Mageean wins Home Countries race
28 Mar 09 |  Athletics
Mageean gears up for track season
10 Mar 09 |  Athletics
Ohuruogu beaten in Irish Indoors
08 Feb 09 |  Athletics
Mageean takes 17th in Europeans
14 Dec 08 |  Athletics
NI claim six more medals in Pune
15 Oct 08 |  Northern Ireland
Mageean is 10th in World Juniors
13 Jul 08 |  Athletics
Mageean ready for World Juniors
07 Jul 08 |  Athletics
Mageean and McIlroy claim titles
27 Jan 08 |  Athletics


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