[Published 8th February 2016]
Ian Tivy is an 800m runner in the senior mens section of Togher AC
Personal Best/Record: 1:53 800m
Coach: Frank Doherty…..mentor Aidan Hartnett
How long have you been running? Started about 14 years ago when I joined Togher AC……bit of a “small” break in between.
Proudest Moment in athletics: Robert Heffernan getting gold in the worlds!
What’s your most memorable race? Every race I finish is always a bonus particularly in cross country. Possibly getting 2nd team in the senior schools cross country all Irelands.
What do you like most about Togher AC? What’s not to like!
What’s your main goal for this year? Break my 800 personal best (PB)
In 5 years time, athletics wise, where do you see yourself? Hopefully trying to break a different PB…….move up to marathons?
Do you have a favourite sports hero? In general Roy Keane, in athletics Dave Wottle
Favourite drink? Jasmine Apple Gingerale Elderberry Raspberry!