Eamonn Coghlan announced as official starter for the Griffith Avenue Mile on September 22nd

August 19th, 2019 - Marino, Dublin – Organisers of the Griffith Avenue Mile event are delighted to announce that Eamonn Coghlan, 3-time Olympian and former 5,000m World Champion will be the guest of honour and official race starter for the event on September 22nd

Eamonn was himself part of the original 'Dublin Straight mile' event in November 1983, coming in 5th place.

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I’m delighted to support the Griffith Avenue Mile – a truly special event that was last run all those years ago in 1983. I wish all the participants the best of luck in this exciting event and i would like to congratulate Marino Athletics Club on re-establishing this great race” – Eamonn Coghlan

Tickets for the event are available for sale on www.GriffithAvenueMile.iehttp://www.griffithavenuemile.ie