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27 July 2010; Ireland's David Gillick in action during the Men's 400m heats, where he qualified for the semi-finals in a time of 45.84 sec. 20th European Athletics Championships, MontjuÔc Olympic Stadium, Barcelona, Spain. Picture credit: Brendan Moran / SPORTSFILE

David Gillick

David is a two time European 400m Champion. He is one of Ireland most successful sprinters of all time, winning the European indoor championships in 2005 and 2007. He became an Olympian in 2008 and in 2009 finished 6th in the Berlin world Championships. He is the first Irishman to run under the 45 second barrier for 400m with a personal best of 44.77 seconds and was the first Irishman to make a global final for 83 years.