National senior hammer champion, Brendan O'Donnell from Lifford A.C.
Brendan O'Donnell is national senior hammer champion after a sensational victory at the National Senior Track and Field Championships in Santry today.
A throw of 64.62m in the fourth round propelled the Lifford Strabane AC athlete into the gold medal position, a position he would not relinquish and thus become the first Lifford Strabane AC athlete to win a national senior title since Sharon Foley Gallen back in the 1990s.
The winning throw of 64.62m was the furthest ever throw by a Donegal man and added over four metres to his previous best.
An incredibly proud day for Brendan, his family and the club.
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