HALF IRON MAN AND EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

General
The club postponed the club Aquathon last Friday. It has been rescheduled for Friday the third of June at 7.00 pm in Gartan. Details are on the web page and facebook page.
The race was postponed due to the death of David Wasson father of club co- founder Adrian. The club extends its’ condolences to Adrian and all the Wasson Family.
 
Races
There were two races to report on. The half iron man in Galway and the European championships in Lisbon. Clara Quigley represented her club and country in Portugal In the European championships where she performed very well finishing in the top twenty in her category.
Clara
Aidan Callaghan again had no luck in the Half iron man in Lough Cutra with the swim being cancelled due to fog. He still performed well finishing third with Gavin Crawford twelve and Sean McFadden in his first triathlon of the year finishing sixty second.
Aidan CallaghanGavin
Locally there were a few personal bests in the Buncranna 5k with Paul Dillon and Natasha Kelly racing well. Siobhan Gallagher finished 2nd Lady overall in Trentagh N.S. 5k.
 
Training
Training continues as follows
Monday: Gartan – Open Water Swim 6.30 pm
Tuesday: Aura track – Track session  7.50 pm
Wednesday : Aura Pool – Swim session 8.00 pm
Thursday : Foxhall TT or Brick 6.30pm
 
Results
European Championship Lisbon
19th Clara Quigley 1.19.16
 
Lough Cultra Half Iron man
3rd Aidan Callaghan 3.53.40 1st in category
12th Gavin Crawford  4.09.32 3rd in category
62nd Sean McFadden  4.29.42