List of athletes on Irish team for World Athletics Championships in London

UCD athlete Síofra Cléirigh Büttner has been added to the Ireland team for the World Athletics Championships in London via the IAAF Roll-Down Process, bringing the Irish team to 12 members.

Cléirigh Büttner will compete in the 800m having accepted an invitation from the IAAF to compete under their quota system. The DSD and Villanova athlete, who finished 7th at the recent European U23 Championships, has a personal best of 2:01.98 for the event, with a season’s best time of 2:02.11.

Ireland team:

Ciara Mageean (UCD) 1,500m.

Mark English (UCD) 800m.

Thomas Barr (Ferrybank) 400m Hurdles.

Brian Gregan (Clonliffe Harriers) 400m.

Alex Wright (Leevale) 20km/50km Race Walk.

Brendan Boyce (Finn Valley) 50km Race Walk.

Robert Heffernan (Togher) 50km Race Walk.

Mick Clohisey (Raheny Shamrock) Marathon.

Paul Pollock (Annandale Striders) Marathon.

Seán Hehir (Rathfarnham WSAF) Marathon.

Claire McCarthy (Leevale) Marathon.

Síofra Cléirigh Büttner (DSD) 800m.


  1. May I know, is their any lady name Adam Oliver Shakespare who is an athelet ,meant an high jumper. Can you please help me in finding her.


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