Success for Mayo athletes at various competitions this weekend
Following on from Conor Cusack's success yesterday at Schools International, he was competing today in the National Athletics Championship in Tullamore and took a Gold medal in the U16 competition to beat the championship record by over 11 metres. Conor beat the existing record 3 times and got a massive reception from all the spectators and athletes in Tullamore.
Iarlaith Golding of Balla & St Colman's South Mayo AC won gold and broke the national record in the U 16 250m hurdles today at the national finals in Tullamore in a time of 31:74 seconds.
And Aoife Hernon of Claremorris of Athletic Club won silver in the U18 Hammer at the championships today.