Only 50 days to go! On Friday, July 14, 2023 Morton Games takes place on the brand-new Mondo track at Morton Stadium. The meet organisers have been working round-the-clock for months on end to bring the best athletics meet possible to the National Athletics Stadium in Santry. Morton Stadium is the spiritual home of Irish athletics, the stadium has witnessed many extraordinary nights, none more so than the ‘July Sports’ ‘August Sports’ of 1958. On July 14 we will celebrate 65 years since those momentous nights.
Morton Games is a World athletics Continental Tour bronze meet carrying category C ranking points and will bring some of Ireland’s top athletes and athletes from all over Europe and further afield together to compete in a night of non-stop action with 13 international events basically packed into a 2 hour programme.
Men’s international events: 100, 400, 800, Morton mile, Albie Thomas 5000, high jump, shot put.
Women’s international events: 100 hurdles, 200, 800, 1500, high jump, javelin.
The pre-programme will be announced at the start of June.
Tickets for Morton Games are already on sale on event master, accessed through the home page of mortongames.ie, admission is only €10 with accompanied U/16’s going free.
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