Stump Jumpers approaching anniversary

Stump Jumpers Adventure Racing Club, Portarlington is approaching its first anniversary and what a year it has been. Club members have participated in various events throughout the year and the following are just some of the achievements so far.

Stump Jumpers Adventure Racing Club, Portarlington is approaching its first anniversary and what a year it has been. Club members have participated in various events throughout the year and the following are just some of the achievements so far.

Congratulations and well done to Sinead Maher on her excellent cycle in Clifden, Connemara on Sunday 27th May. Sinead was second woman home on the 80k route, with Bernard Hinault’s daughter taking first place. A master effort by Sinead, we’re really proud of her. Sinead also took first place overall in a 100k charity cycle in Monasterevin recently. Sinead is an up and coming cyclist.

Congratulations to Kieran Hoey who took first place in the sprint category in TriAthlone 2012. Kieran had a total race time of 1:16:51, an excellent result. Kieran has a further two triathlons lined up for the remainder of the year. We wish him the very best of luck for those.

Congratulations to Diane Cooper who was first woman home in the Bad Ass 45k race category in the Lilliput Legend Adventure race on 7th July 2012 and to Bernard Weldon who took second place in the Kick Ass 75k category

Congratulations and well done to all our members who took part in various events throughout the year and the best of luck in all future pursuances. To celebrate its first year anniversary Stump Jumpers ARC are hosting a Duathlon on Sunday 27th July 2012 and look forward to a good turnout. If you are interested in taking part in this event or becoming a member of Stump Jumpers, please contact John Bolton or Diane Cooper, Tel: 086-1055051, email info@truefitness.ie, or check our Facebook page.