Elks show strength at provincial championships

first_imgCoach Richard Stickel was happy with the results.   “The level of competition was strong throughout the whole province and the skaters who managed to medal were very deserving.” 13 skaters have qualified to compete at the Canadian Long Track Championships, which will take place in Fort St. John February 11 and 12. The qualifiers are listed below:- Advertisement – Renee Kalkman Eryn Stickel Sarah Graham Theresa Martins Rachel Kalkman Mikayla Guenther Kelsey Johnson Jamie Lee Colton Johnson Ben Maxfield Ben Van Spronsen Connor Johnson Raistlin Van Spronsenlast_img

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LETTERKENNY 24/7 ATHLETES PERFORM EXCEPTIONALLY WELL AT OLYMPIC TRIATHLON IN MULLINGAR

first_imgLetterkenny 24/7Mullingar was the venue for the Caroline Kearney Memorial Olympic Triathlon last weekend. There was a turn out of nearly 400 triathletes to this national series event and nine Letterkenny members entered. The performance of the day was from Gavin Crawford who finished 29th in a time of 2.10.19 which was all the more noteworthy in that he won the Defence forces sprint triathlon the previous day in a time of 1.05.37 blowing away the field with a 17 minute 5k.There were two first time Olympic participants in Tommy Hill and Martin Donnelly and both performed exceptionally well.The only downside to the whole event was the fact that Lisa Dalton who was second female out of the water in a great swim time took ill and could not complete the race.In Wicklow Paul Doherty took part in the Wicklow Olympic Distance triathlon on a very hilly course. In Derry at the weekend Paddy Bond swam well in the Legenderry swim. Margaret Kelly and Pauric Kelly took part in the Ulster 10 mile time trial on Sunday and both featured well in difficult conditions in Toome, Co.Antrim.In Lifford at the 10k road race also on Sunday, six members made the journey over to the cross border road race with all performing well.Training continues as followsMonday lake swim Gartan 6.30 pmTuesday Track session Aura 7.45 pm Wednesday pool swim Aura 8.00 pmThursday brick/tt Foxhall 7.00 p.mSaturday group cycle 9.30 a.mResults Caroline Kearney Olympic Triathlon National Series Race29 Gavin Crawford 2.10.19 10th in category114 Paul Dillon 2.24.07 27th in category124 Martin Donnelly 2.25.33 24th in category190 Fin Begley 2.34.14 6th in category200 Cathal Roarty 2.35.31 11th in category208 Tommy Hill 2.36.51 13th in category219 Graham Parker 2.37.41 40th in category306 Noel Lynch 2.52.59 28th in categoryWicklow Mountain Triathlon6 Paul Doherty 2.56.46Lifford AC 10k22 John Daly 37.5927 Clint Doherty 38.3761 Jarlath Duffy 42.3399 Clara Quigley 45.07142 Paul Kelly 48.30221 Lisa Doherty 57.06Ulster 10 mile Time Trial73 Pauric Kelly 27.0176 Margaret Kelly 27.41LETTERKENNY 24/7 ATHLETES PERFORM EXCEPTIONALLY WELL AT OLYMPIC TRIATHLON IN MULLINGAR was last modified: August 12th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:AthletesGAAletterkenny 24/7NoticesSportlast_img read more

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