Pauline Curley (athlete)

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Pauline Curley
Personal information
Nationality  Ireland
Born (1969-03-10) 10 March 1969 (age 45)
Birr, Ireland
Sport
Sport Athletics
Event(s) Marathon
Club Tullamore Harriers (IRL)

Pauline Curley (born March 10, 1969 in Birr) is an Irish marathon runner.[1] At age thirty-nine, she represented Ireland for the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, and competed in the women's marathon. She ran and finished the race in sixty-third place, with a time of 2:47:16.[2][3] She also achieved her personal best, when she placed ninth at the 2008 Fortis Marathon in Rotterdam, Netherlands, with the fastest possible time of 2:39:05. On August 25, 2013 She ran Longford Marathon, Ireland with a time of 02:44:22.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pauline Curley". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 November 2012. 
  2. ^ "Women's Marathon". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 27 November 2012. 
  3. ^ Foley, Cliona (18 August 2008). "Mixed emotions for Paula and Pauline after marathon effort". Independent Ireland. Retrieved 27 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Longford Marathon". Longford Marathon. Retrieved 2013-10-04. 

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