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Sonia O'Sullivan - Awards And Accomplishments

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1985 Wins All-Ireland Gold Medal
1990 Named two-time NCAA 3,000-meter champion.
1992 Finishes fourth in 3,000 meter at Olympic Games in Barcelona.
1993 Named Irish Sportsperson of the Year.
1994 Sets record of 5:25:36 for 2,000 meter in Edinburgh, Scotland.
1994 Sets European record of 8:21:64 for 3,000 meter in London, England.
1994 Finishes first in 3,000-meter at European Athletics championships.
1995 Wins 5,000 meters at World Track and Field Championships.
1995 Named Woman Athlete of the Year by Track and Field News.
1995 Wins mile at Weltklasse in Cologne, Germany, over defending champion Hassiba Boulmerka.
1998 Wins UK's 21K Great North Run.
1998 Wins 8,000 meter and 4,000 meter at World Cross-Country Championships.
2000 Wins silver medal for 5,000 meter at Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia.
2002 Helps Irish team win bronze in 4,000 meter at World Cross Country Championships
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