Irish team named for European Championships

The AAI this morning named a strong Irish team to compete at the European Championships in Barcelona from 27th July to 1st Aug. Included are two Leevale athletes – Derval O’Rourke, who goes in the 100m hurdles, and Ailis McSweeney, who joins Derval on the 4x100m squad.

For further news and details check the AAI website.

Event Name Club
100m Jason Smyth City of Derry
100m Paul Hession Athenry AC
200m Paul Hession Athenry AC
400m David Gillick Dundrum South Dublin AC
400m Gordon Kennedy Tullamore Harriers
400m Brian Gregan Clonliffe Harriers
800m David McCarthy Le Chéile AC
800m Thomas Chamney Crusaders AC
1500m Thomas Chamney Crusaders AC
1500m Alistair Cragg Clonliffe Harriers
5000m Alistair Cragg Clonliffe Harriers
5000m Mark Christie Mullingar Harriers
20k Walk Robert Heffernan Togher AC
20k Walk Jamie Costin West Waterford AC
50k Walk Robert Heffernan Togher AC
4x400m David Gillick
Gordon Kennedy
Brian Gregan
Brian Murphy
David McCarthy
Dundrum South Dublin AC
Tullamore Harriers
Clonliffe Harriers
Le Cheile AC
200m Niamh Whelan Ferrybank AC
200m Joanne Cuddihy Kilkenny City Harriers
400m Joanne Cuddihy Kilkenny City Harriers
800m Roseanne Galligan Newbridge AC
100mH Derval O’Rourke Leevale AC
400mH Michelle Carey Dublin Striders
400mH Justine Kinney Loughborough
400mH Brona Furlong Slaney Olympic
3000m S/C Fionnuala Britton Slí Cualann
3000m S/C Stephanie Reilly Slí Cualann
High Jump Deirdre Ryan Dundrum South Dublin AC
Long Jump Kelly Proper Ferrybank AC
Pole Vault Tori Pena Finn Valley AC
20k Walk Olive Loughnane Loughrea AC
4x100m Ailis McSweeney
Amy Foster
Claire Brady
Derval O’Rourke
Niamh Whelan
Kelly Proper
Leevale AC
North Down AC
Celbridge AC
Leevale AC
Ferrybank AC
Ferrybank AC
4x400m Joanne Cuddihy
Michelle Carey
Justine Kinney
Brona Furlong
Marian Heffernan
Claire Bergin
Kilkenny City Harriers
Dublin Striders
Slaney Olympic
Togher AC
Dundrum South Dublin AC