About Us

John Buckley Sports is a true Running store, specialising particularly in the needs of runners, walkers and triathletes. Established in Cork City in 1981 and founded and operated on years of experience, you will find all the expert advice and relevant products that you need. We are uniquely positioned to address the needs of both experienced athletes and people new to the sport. In particular, for beginners, we sincerely recommend that you visit the store or call by telephone before selecting products, in particular your running shoes.

John Buckley SportsJohn Buckley – the store founder, is a former Irish international runner, having represented Ireland all over the world. John has held several Irish records and titles both as a senior and masters athlete. Indeed, John has won European titles in both 10k and 25k and world titles in 5k and 10k track, as well as 10k cross country.