Charlie O’Donovan competed in the 1500m heats today at the European Youth Athletics Championships in Tbilisi Georgia. Charlie ran an intelligent race to finish a comfortable 4th, safely qualifying for the final which will take place on Saturday evening.
A highlight programme of the European Youth Athletics Championships will be shown on Eurosport 2; Friday 15th July – 9:55pm, Saturday 16th July – 9:05pm and Sunday 17th July – 9pm.
In the final, Charlie finished a very respectable 8th in a tight finish. This is great international experience for Charlie, who is having a great season.