Dooney Gets World Cross Country Call

Kevin Dooney has been selected for the 2019 IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus.

This will be Dooney’s first time to compete in the World Cross Country championship and the first time an Irish male will compete at these championships since 2008.

Sean Tobin of Clonmel runner-up to Dooney in the National cross country championship has also been selected on the Irish team.

Dooney has previously wore the green singlet at the European cross country and World half-marathon championships.