Olympic sensation Sinead Jennings wins Donegal half Marathon

first_imgATHLETICS: Sinead Jennings is an incredible athlete, less than ten days after she participated in the Lightweight Women’s double sculls Olympic final in Rio – she has now won the women’s Donegal half-marathon. Jennings, 39, reached the Olympic Final in Rio after some incredible performances along with her partner Claire Lambe.In the final, they were unable to make a real impact, and finished sixth in the final. She returned back to Donegal earlier this week and was given a fantastic homecoming in Letterkenny.The mother-of-three, who now resides in Limerick where she works as a doctor participated in the Donegal Women’s half-marathon this morning.She was the first athlete home, winning the half-marathon in a time of 1:23:40. However, her sister Catriona also showed how incredible of an athlete she is – when she won the women’s marathon in a sensational time of 2:53:14.There must be something in the water in Hawthorn Heights.What a fantastic achievement for these two talented siblings.  Olympic sensation Sinead Jennings wins Donegal half Marathon was last modified: August 21st, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:athleticsdonegalMarathonnewssinead jenningsSportlast_img

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