Noel Carroll 1941-1998

Born Annagassen, County Louth. He won three European Indoor Championships at 800 metres, held the European 800 yards record, was a member of the Villanova team that broke the world record at 4x 800 metres, won 14 national titles and represented Ireland at the Olympics in 1964 and 1968.

He was PRO of Dublin Corporation 1972-1996, Chairman of Goal and Chief Executive of Dublin Chamber of Commerce 1996 until his sudden death. while out running. He is buried in Dublin.