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Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month May 2019 Darragh McElhinney

Darragh McElhinney is Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month for May 2019

River Lee Hotel

Wednesday June 26th 2019

 

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Darragh McElhinney is Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month for May 2019

 


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The award was presented at a function at the River Lee hotel, on Wednesday June 26th 2019

 

 

 

The Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month Award is sponsored by 96FM/C103FM, The Echo, The River Lee, Cork Crystal and Leisureworld

 

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The Cork City Sports Athlete for the Month of May 2019 is Darragh McElhinney

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Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month - May 2019 - Award Citation

 The Cork City Sports Athlete for the Month for May 2019 is Darragh McElhinney (Bantry AC)

 

The Cork City Sports Athletic Person for the Month of May is Darragh McElhinney from Bantry Athletic Club. On May 25th, Darragh set a new National 5,000m record of 13:54.10, at the Flanders Cup in Belgium. Earlier in the month he also set a new Munster Schools Senior Boys 1,500m record of 3:49.42, in very blustery conditions.

 

This is Darragh's fourth Cork City Sports Athlete of the Month award, having previously won in March 2015, July 2016, and again in November 2018

 

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12 photos on Cork Athletics Flickr Account

Video

Darragh McElhinney Interview

 

 

Award Citation Read by Cllr. Joe Carroll, Cork County Deputy Mayor

 

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