Saturday, June 9, 2012

Race Walker Makes A Standard

Laura Reynolds of Mohill AC  achieved the Olympic 20k walk standard at  the IAAF Permit Race Walking Meeting in La Coruña, Spain tonight.  Reynolds' time of  1:32.37 is inside the A standard of 1:33.30.It means Ireland will have five race walkers competing  at the Games.
* Likely to be named for the  Irish team of three competing in cylcing's road race are Dan Martin (Garmin-Barracuda), Sam Bennett (An Post Grant Thornton Sean Kelly) and the veteran David McCann (RTS Racing Team).One of the three riders will also line out in the time trial.

 

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