Eilish McColgan was born on 25 November 1990 in Dundee, Scotland. She is a middle and longer runner from Scotland.
She holds silver and bronze medals from the European championships in 2018 and 2017 respectively.
McColgan is the current Commonwealth games 10000m champion; she won it at Birmingham 2022. She holds the European and British records in the 10 km road race and the 5000m, 5 km, and half marathon respectively.
She attended the High School of Dundee and studied mathematics and accountancy at the University of Dundee.
At the junior level, she won a silver medal at the Scottish Schools Championships in the 1500 meters and won a bronze medal at the International Under-17s Schools Championship.
At the 2016 Olympics in Rio, she reached the final of the women’s 5000 meters.
She is coached by her mother Liz McColgan.
Eilish McColgan Family: Husband, Children, Parents, Siblings, Nationality
Eilish McColgan Husband
McColgan does not have a husband at the moment but is dating Michael Rimmer who is a Scottish mid-distance runner.
Eilish McColgan Children
McColgan does not have any children at the moment.
Eilish McColgan Parents
McColgan was born to Peter and Liz McColgan.
Eilish McColgan Siblings
McColgan’s siblings are Orla McColgan, Kieran McColgan, Martin McColgan, and Eamonn McColgan.
Eilish McColgan Nationality
McColgan is Scottish.