Junior & U23 European championships Belgrade.

The Junior & U23 team for the Sprint European Championships  in Belgrade consisted of an all Salmon Leap members team, which would see the following members representing Ireland.

U23 K1  – Ronan Foley  1000 & 500,  Ryan O’Connor  200.

Junior Boys K1 Ben Higgins 1000 & 500.

Junior Girls K1 Eabha Ni Drescoil.

It was a great event with some great results! The whole team represented their club and country with pride.  The highlights were Eabha B final in both 500 & 200, finishing the 500 with a new PB and ranked 15th! whilst in the 200 finished 3rd in the B final giving her a european rank of 12th. Ronan Foley made the B final of the 1000m and finished 8th giving him a european ranking of 17th.  Ryan O’Connor in the 200 made the B final and finished 7th giving Ryan a ranking of 16th.

A  great trip with lost of positives to take away, Well done everyone.

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