Rio-bound Brendan is on the right track

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Rio-bound Brendan is on the right track

These are exciting times for Brendan Boyce. The Milford-born race walker is just back from Bratislava where his time of 19.51.76 set a new Donegal and Ulster record for the 5k walk.

But perhaps even more significantly, it meant Brendan broke 20 minutes for a 5k for the very first time in his career.

His performance came at the start of a year that in just six months, sees Brendan back on the biggest stage of them all.

See special feature in Monday's Donegal People's Press/Donegal Democrat.

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