Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Triathlon


Sionann O’Reilly Collins from Kiltoom, a 16-year-old pupil at the Athlone Community College was selected for the Irish Tetrathlon team for the Senior UK Pony Club Regional and International Tetrathlon Competition (5th-7th of August) in Peterborough Sionann had a great shoot taking 920 out of 1000 points and followed this up with an excellent swim, a great Cross Country run and a clear Cross Country ride on a challenging course. Sionann was in second place but dropped to sixth after a few faults on the course jumping.

  The International competitions were won by the Republic of Ireland for both the girls team which included Sionann and the Irish boys team. Sionann came 6th in the International 4th in the Invitational event. The International Teams went on to compete at the Irish Pony Club Tetrathlon Championships, held at Tattersalls August 12-14th where Sionann took 2nd place overall in the National Senior Individual girls.