Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC), Sara Treacy (Dunboyne AC) and Michelle Finn (Leevale AC) will represent Team Europe this Saturday, 10th of January at the Great Edinburgh Cross Country. All three athletes were selected based on their strong performances at the European Cross Country Championships in Samokov, Bulgaria on the 14th of December. On that occasion Britton placed sixth, Treacy twelfth and Finn 23rd to combine to win team bronze for Ireland.
Gemma Steel of Great Britain who won the title in Samokov will also be in action in Edinburgh with the senior women’s race scheduled for 14.02. There will be live coverage shown on BBC 1 from 13.00-14.30pm.