Masters on the mark again!
Nine DSD Master Athletes competed in Leinsters Indoors on Saturday in Athlone. They took home a medal haul of 19 medals - 13 Gold, 5 Silver and 1 Bronze. Special mention to Shane Sheridan (M60) who won Triple Sprint Gold in 60m, 200m and 400m, and Peadar McGing (M65)for his triple win 400m; 800m and Weight for Distance. Also to the following double Gold medallists: George Wyatt (M50) - Long-Jump and Triple-Jump Kevin Byrne - 60m Hurdles and Pole Vault and 2nd in High-Jump. Lucy Moore - Shot-Put and Weight for Distance. Avril Dillon (W40) - ran in the Senior Women's sprints - coming 3rd in 60m in 7.89 secs and qualifying for Final in 200m in 26.69. Full results were: Avril Dillon (W40 - but ran in Seniors) 60m - 3rd 7.89secs 200m - big Q in 26.69 secs Lucy Moore (W60) Shot-Put - 1st 8.06 Weight for Distance - 1st 5.60m Vigetta Moran (W45) Shot-Put - 2nd 6.59m Weight for Distance - 2nd 4.33m George Wyatt (M50) Long-Jump - 1st 5.22m Triple-Jump - 1st 10.17m James Sullivan (M35) 60m - 2nd 8.02 secs 200m - 2nd 26.33 secs Kevin Byrne (M50) 60m Hurdles - 1st 9.79 secs Pole Vault - 1st 3.10m High-Jump - 2nd 1.50m Peadar McGing (M65) 400m - 1st 67.61 800m - 1st 2.41.72 Weight for Distance 1st Ronan Gately (M50) 200m - 1st 26.76 secs Shane Sheridan (M60) 60m - 1st 8.27 secs 200m - 1st 27.03 secs 400m - 1st 63.06 secs Thanks to Ronan for report!