Sinéad Delahunty

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Sinéad Delahunty
Personal information
Born (1971-02-12) 12 February 1971 (age 48)
County Kilkenny
Country Ireland
Event(s)1500, 3000, 5000 metres, One mile

Sinéad Delahunty-Evans (born 12 February 1971 in Kilkenny[1]) is a retired Irish middle-distance runner who competed primarily in the 1500 metres.[2] She represented her country at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics, as well as two World Championships. She is now the head coach of Cross Country/Track & Field at Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts, United States.[3]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing  Ireland
1990 World Junior Championships Plovdiv, Bulgaria 18th (h) 1500 m 4:27.15
1994 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 16th (h) 1500 m 4:12.20
1995 World Indoor Championships Barcelona, Spain 9th 3000 m 9:04.16
World Championships Athens, Greece 39th (h) 5000 m 16:18.81
1996 Olympic Games Atlanta, United States 14th (sf) 1500 m 4:12.52
1997 World Indoor Championships Paris, France 15th 3000 m 9:19.93
World Championships Athens, Greece 14th (sf) 1500 m 4:07.46
1998 European Championships Budapest, Hungary 9th 1500 m 4:15.38
2000 European Indoor Championships Ghent, Belgium 4th 1500 m 4:15.87
Olympic Games Sydney, Australia 25th (h) 1500 m 4:11.75

Personal bests[edit]