Paul Scanlan is one of only eleven athletes to be selected for European Youth Olympic Trials which will be held in Moscow on the 21-23rd May. Paul will compete in the 400m and will be looking to secure a place on the European team which will compete at the World Youth Olympics in Singapore in August. Paul is the only male sprinter to be selected for the Irish team.
Castlebar athlete Sally Rose Maughan, has also been selected for the for the Irish team. Sally Rose achieved the qualifying standard for the Long Jump at the recent Leevale Leevale Open Sports when she jumped 5.86m.