Doyle Earns Start in Europeans.
Brian Doyle in running a 47-12 in blustery conditions at the Dublin
international in Santry on Sunday confirmed his start in the 4x4 in
Europeans in Goteborg next week.
This was his last opportunity to nail down a spot on the starting team
and he did that with his P.B.
He can obviously run a low 46 split on the day and is a real boost to
what is an in form team hoping to challenge for the final and a new
This weekend on Saturday the Valley squads are off to the national
league hoping to gain a spot in the final.
Transport leaves at 7:30am and the bus fee is 10 euro.
Neil Martin and Seamus McGranaghan are team leaders.
Kieran Carlin continued on his winning way in the Dungloe 5k and
Catriona Devine won the women's section.
Currently the website is being given a facelift and webmaster Jonathon
Campbell would be delighted to have your views on www.finnvalleyac.com.
First cut of new website at
http://finnvalley.torbayonline.com/index.html. Note this is only an
outline, most of the website is not yet implemented. Comments please to
jonathan [dot] campbell [at] gmail [dot] com. And many thanks to those
of you who have already sent comments.
The European Championships began Monday and coverage on B.B.C. begins
on that day at 9am.
A reminder that training begins on August 15th.
Irelands strongman competition will be held this weekend on Saturday
and Sunday from 2pm to 6pm each day at the club centre.
Finally congratulations to Niall McGonagle who set a P.B. of 1hr
32mins. at the Lisburn City Triathlon on sunday last knocking almost 20
mins off his previous best.