Donegal competitors excel at 2017 National Ploughing Championships
Donegal enjoyed considerable success on the ploughing front with a number of competitors from the county placing highly at the National Ploughing Championships.
While hundreds of thousands of people inspected the many stalls and stands in the exhibition
In the U21 Loy Digging class on Thursday, Donegal man Evan McGirr won ahead of Longford's Brian Kiernan and Mayo's Cathal King.
In the Under 21 Conventional Class Senior Grade on Tuesday, Donegal man Lee Simm's finished in third place. He came home behind Kilkenny's PJ Hartley and Carlow's John Murphy who were first and second respectively.
Andrew Simms performed well to be third in the Standard 3 Furrow Reversible Class on Thursday, behind winner Niall Twomey from Cork and Frankie Gowing of Offaly.