The Cork City Sports athletic person for the month of November is Michelle Finn (Leevale AC). Michelle receives the award for an outstanding 2nd place in the senior women’s National Inter Counties Cross Country Championship held at Dundalk IT on November 23rd. This run also secured Michelle a place on the Irish team for the European Cross Country championships held in Bulgaria on December 14th. Michelle ran a superb race in Bulgaria finishing 23rd and was scoring member of the Irish Senior Women’s team that finished 3rd place in the team contest.
Earlier in the year Michelle came 2nd in the 3000m steeplechase at the National Track & Field Championships – an event she won in 2013.