European Race Walking Bronze

May 22, 2017

Ireland took bronze medals over 20km at the European Race Walking Cup in Podebrady, Czech Republic over the weekend led home by Leevale’s Alex Wright, sixth in 1:21:48.

Rob Heffernan finished 13th in 1:22:40, with Cian McManamon next home for the Irish in 26th, in 1:24:03, ensuring the team came home third with 45 points.

In addition Brendan Boyce, in the 50km event, produced an outstanding performance to finish fourth 3:49:49.


(L-R) Team manager Patsy McGonagle, Cian McManamon, Alex Wright and Robert Heffernan


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