Ciara Mageean

Ciara is an Irish middle distance runner living and training with New Balance Manchester.  She won bronze in the 1500m at the 2016 European Championships and 2019 European Indoor Championships.  She was a finalist in the 2019 World Championships and a silver medallist at the 2010 World Junior Championships.


Nationality: IRL

Place of birth: Portaferry, Co. Down, N. Ireland

Residence: Manchester, UK

DOB: 12 March 1992

Event: 800m, 1500m, 3000m

Coach: Helen Clitheroe

Team: New Balance Manchester

World Athletics Profile: Ciara Mageean

Personal Bests:

  • 800m 1:59.69
  • 1000m 2:31.06 NR
  • 1500m 4:00.15
  • 1500m (i) 4:06.42 NR
  • Mile 4:19.03
  • 3000m (i) 8:47.23


Career Highlights

  • 2020 Irish 800m & 1000m Records
  • 2019 IAAF World T&F Championships 1500m finalist
  • 2019 European Indoor T&F Championships 1500m BRONZE
  • 2016 European T&F Championships 1500m BRONZE
  • 2010 IAAF World Junior T&F Championships 1500m SILVER