English to build on New York finish in Athlone this evening

Mark English returns to the track this evening at the AIT International Grand Prix.

The Letterkenny man will compete in the 800m at the Athlone venue.

In his opening indoor race of the year Mark finished sixth at the Millrose Games last Saturday in New York.

Ciara Mageen will also be action as she aims to break the Irish 3-thousand metre indoor record.

She recently smashed her own 15-hundred metre record in Boston.