Eighteen NI & Ulster athletes named in Ireland’s Euro Championships squad:
Eighteen Northern Ireland & Ulster athletes have been named in Ireland’s European Athletics Championships squad.
The prestigious Championships will take place in Berlin, Germany, from the 6th – 12th August 2018.
The local competitors are as follows:
|Stephen Scullion||Clonliffe Harriers||Stephen Haas||10,000m|
|Ben Reynolds||North Down AC||Tom Reynolds||110m hurdles|
|Adam McMullen||Crusaders AC||Jonas Todoo||Long Jump|
|Paul Pollock||Annadale Striders||Andrew Hobdell||Marathon|
|Kevin Seaward||St Malachy’s AC||Andrew Hobdell||Marathon|
|Craig Newell||Ballymena & Antrim AC||Ian Neely||4x400m Relay|
|Andrew Mellon||Crusaders AC||Brendan McConville||4x400m Relay|
|Brendan Boyce||Finn Valley AC||Robert Heffernan||50k Walk|
|Mark English||UCD AC||Steve Magness||800m|
|Chris O’Donnell||North Sligo AC||Nick Dakin||400m|
|Ciara Mageean||UCD AC||Steve Vernon||1500m|
|Emma Mitchell||QUB AC||Eamonn Christie||10,000m|
|Kerry O’Flaherty||Newcastle AC||Richard Rodgers||3,000m SC|
|Breege Connolly||City of Derry AC||Donie Walsh||Marathon|
|Gladys Ganiel||North Belfast Harriers||Matt Shields||Marathon|
|Laura Graham||Mourne Runners||Ryan Maxwell||Marathon|
|Davicia Patterson||Beechmount Harriers||4x400m Relay|
Northern Ireland’s Leon Reid (Menapians AC / James Hillier) has also been selected for the event, pending the completion of his international transfer from Great Britain & Northern Ireland to Ireland.
The full Ireland team, which includes an exciting mixture of experienced talent and emerging athletes, is available HERE.
Note: Article compiled for use by Athletics NI.