Donegal men qualify for athletics judging


Donegal men qualify for athletics judging

Five Finn Valley members have been successful in the examinations held over two weekends in Athlone recently for the positions of National technical Officials Level 5 and also qualified as Level One IAAF Technical Officials.

Level Five is the highest level of Technical Official at National Level and ensures that Donegal will be well represented at every National Championships and also available to move up the oficials'ladder at International level.

Bernie O’Callaghan and Shaun Gallagher have made this transition.Bernie has been an IAAF International Race Walking Judge since 1993 and Shaun has been a member of the European Race Walking Judging for the last three years and has been appointed to judge at many International championships and is rapidly moving the oficials'ladder at European level.

Pictured are Shaun Gallagher and Bernie O'Callaghan