A small but very elite squad of Salmon leap club members Jenny Egan and Barry Watkins were selected to represent Ireland at this year World Championships. It was to be an Olympic qualifier to with all the nations looking to get spots for Tokyo 2020.
It was a great event for the Athletes with a new national record set for Jenny in the K1 200m and Barry qualifying for the top 18 in the K1 1000m. Sadly there were no quota spots qualified but both athletes will be looking towards next years european qualifiers for Tokyo. To find out more about the racing please click the following link for full results.