Tullamore triathletes continue busy summer

On Saturday, July 14 Ivan Dunne, Tony McCormack and Leonard Ownes competed in the Sprint Triathlon in Lanesboro (750m Swim, 20km cycle and 5km run). Tony finished (race position in brackets) in a time of 1:18:49 (83) with splits of 16:18, 37:26 and 22:45.

On Saturday, July 14 Ivan Dunne, Tony McCormack and Leonard Ownes competed in the Sprint Triathlon in Lanesboro (750m Swim, 20km cycle and 5km run). Tony finished (race position in brackets) in a time of 1:18:49 (83) with splits of 16:18, 37:26 and 22:45.

Ivan completed in a time of 1:19:28 (88) with splits of 15:58, 38:07 and 22:27. Well done to Leonard who completed his first sprint distance triathlon in a time of 1:31:23 (160) with splits of 27:59, 37:04 and 23:12.

Well done to Mark Serviss who finished the Galway Aquathon in 31st position in a total time of 1:15:55 on Saturday 14th of July. The Aquathon consisted of (times in brackets) a 2km Swim (36:02) and a 10km Run (38:20).

Congratulations to Maurice Fitzgerald who completed the Lilliput Legends race in 8th position. The race consisted of an 800 metre kayak, a 32km cycle, a 10km run around Croghan Hill, a 24km cycle and finished with a 400m run.

Best of luck to Eddie Garry, Ger Lynam, Adrian Martin and Michael Murphy who are attempting their Ironman Triathlon in Bolton on 22nd of July. The boys are raising funds for Dochas and donations can be made at the Dochas offices at Offaly Street and Hugh Lynchs bar. All funds raised go directly to Dochas,