World & Olympic Standards For Michelle Finn in 3K Steeplechase

Michelle Finn travelled to Donegal this evening to compete in the Letterkenny AC International Track & Field meet. Michelle finished 3rd in the 3K steeplechase in a time of 9:43.03. This puts her well inside the qualification standard for the World Championships in Beijing (9:44) and Olympic Games  (9:45)


1st – Jamie Cheever  Time: 9.40.99
2nd – Kerry O’Flaherty  Time: 9.42.61
3rd – Michelle Finn  Time: 9.43.34

Michelle now joins fellow Leevale athlete Alex Wright who has the qualifying standard  in the 20K & 50K race walks for World Championships and the Olympics.