Ireland Claims Two Duathlon Medals at Multisport World Championships

Penticton Parade of Nations 2017

Geraldine Gill and Sheila Power have claimed two medals for Ireland in the duathlon event at the 2017 Multisport World Championships Penticton in Canada.

Both women finished third in their Age Groups in the standard distance duathlon event to bring home a pair of bronze medals from the multisport festival in British Columbia.

Sheila Power Penticton Podium 2017

Harry McDermott was the next best finisher of the Irish contingent racing this week, he finished 4th in the men's 50-54 sprint duathlon.

Geraldine Gill Penticton Duathlon Podium 2017

A total of eleven athletes raced the duathlon events earlier this week in a multi sport festival that will also stage cross triathlon, aquathlon and aqua bike events over the coming days.

Irish Duathlon Results

Geraldine

Gill

3

40-44 Female AG

Sheila

Power

3

55-59 Female AG

Harry

McDermott

4

50-54 Male AG Sprint

Elizabeth

O'Connor

5

55-59 Female AG Sprint

Andy

Harrington

7

30-34 Male AG

Jason

Travers

9

40-44 Male AG

Harry

McDermott

10

50-54 Male AG

Polly Siobhan

Rogers-Dixon

11

50-54 Female AG

Sheahan

David

15

20-24 Male AG Sprint

Alan

Ludlow

16

40-44 Male AG Sprint

Claire

Ludlow

17

40-44 Female AG Sprint

Sean

Mcafee

40

45-49 Male AG Sprint

Follow all the results from from Penticton on triathlon.org and catch updates on the Penticton 2017 website