Letterkenny 24/7 host Aquathon at Gartan on Friday night

Letterkenny 24/7 host Aquathon at Gartan on Friday night

Letterkenny 24/7 Triathlon club postponed the club Aquathon last Friday. It has been rescheduled for Friday, June 3rd at 7.30pm in Gartan.

The race was postponed due to the death of David Wasson, father of club co- founder Adrian.

The club extends its condolences to Adrian and all the Wasson Family.

Races

There were two races to report on - the Half Iron Man in Galway and the European Championships in Lisbon.

Clara Quigley represented her club and country in Portugal in the European Championships where she performed very well, finishing in the top20 in her category.

Aidan Callaghan again had no luck in the Half Iron Man in Lough Cultra with the swim being cancelled due to fog.

He still performed well, finishing third, with Gavin Crawford twelfth and Sean McFadden in his first triathlon of the year finishing 62nd.

Locally there were a few personal bests in the Buncranna 5k with Paul Dillon and Natasha Kelly racing well.

Training continues as follows:

Monday: Gartan – Open Water Swim, 6.30 pm

Tuesday: Aura track – Track session 7.50 pm

Wednesda : Aura Pool – Swim session 8 pm

Thursday : Foxhall TT or Brick 6.30pm

Results

European Championship Lisbon

19th Clara Quigley 1.19.16

Lough Cultra Half Iron man: 3rd Aidan Callaghan 3.53.40, 1st in category

12th Gavin Crawford 4.09.32, 3rd in category

62nd Sean McFadden 4.29.42