Bright Start to Indoor Season for GCH
Galway City Harrier athletes had a bright start to the indoor season this weekend.
All-Ireland Junior indoors:
Eanna O'Cathain had a double winning performance. He won the 35lb for distance with a throw of 8m.30cm and finished 2nd in the shot with a throw of 13m.33cm.
Keith Fallon had a great indoor personal best of 2min 01.4 seconds in the 800m to claim silver. Keith who will not turn 17 until April has two more years to compete as a junior.
Leona McGuire finished 4th in the 200m with a time of 27.10 seconds.
Ronan Kelly competed for the first time with the club and ran a very respectable 24.61 seconds in the 200m.
Simon Callaghan finished 5th in the long jump with a 6.00m jump. Ronan and Simon are, like Keith, just 16 years old.
Sean Breathnach won the men's shot in a fine throw of 15.89. Sean also coaches Eanna O'Cathain.
Joseph O'Donnell, Brendan Glynn and Derek Murray all competed well in the 1000m.