Ciara Mageean

Ciara is the Irish record holder for 1000m (2:31.06), 1500m (3:56.63) as well as the 1500m and 3000m indoors.  In 2022, she won silver in the 1500m at the 2022 Commonwealth Games and European Championships; set a new Irish 1500m Record and finished 2nd in the Diamond League Final. She won bronze in the 1500m at the 2016 European Championships and 2019 European Indoor Championships.  Ciara 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 3:56.63 NR
  • 1500m (i) 4:06.42 NR
  • Mile 4:19.03
  • 3000m (i) 8:47.23


Career Highlights

  • 2022 Irish 1500m Record 3:56.63
  • 2022 European Championships 1500m SILVER
  • 2022 Commonwealth Games 1500m SILVER
  • 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