Name: Eamonn Coghlan

DOB: 21.11.52

Age you started running: 11

Age you retired: 41

Coached by: Gerry Farnan and Jumbo Elliott

Personal Best
Distance Time
800m 1.47.0
1500m 3.35.6
1 Mile 3.49.78
3000m 7.36.6
5000m 13.19.11
10000m 28.09
Marathon 2.25.13

Best postions/ performances in races

1. 1st World Championships 5000m 1983
2. 1st World Cup 5000m 1981
3. 2nd European 1500m 1978
4. 1st European 1500m indoor 1979
5. 1st NCAA 1500/mile 1975/6 indoor and out
6. 4th Olympics 1500m 1976
7. 4th Olympics 5000m 1980
8. 1st British AAA 1500m and 5000m

Most Pleasing Athletic Performance

My last, when I ran the first and only sub-4 min mile for over 40's in 3.58.15

Most Disappointing Performance

Finishing 4th twice in the Olympics


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