Irish team named for European indoors

Updated: February 21, 2011

Athletics Ireland today named a team of seven athletes for the European Indoor Championships in Paris from 4-6 March.

Irish team:

Derval O’Rourke – 60m Hurdles

Ailis McSweeney – 60 metres

Mary Cullen – 3000m

Tori Pena – Pole Vault

Kelly Prope – Long Jump

Brian Gregan – 400m

Darren McBrearty – 800m

Ailis McSweeney, Tori Pena, Kelly Proper and Brian Gregan were all successful at The Woodie’s DIY Irish Indoor Athletics Championships in Belfast over the weekend.

Meanwhile, Mary Cullen ran a seasonal best(8:53:01) over 3000m on Saturday at the Aviva Grand Prix in Birmingham, before going on to take the Irish 1500m indoor title in Belfast the following day.

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