Monthly Archives: May 2015

Cathal Byrd takes National Record

Competing on Tuesday in the 77kg 'B' Group, Capital Strength's Cathal Byrd had a great performance at the European Senior Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. In the Snatch he finished with 115kg - a little less than he would have liked - but in the Clean & Jerk he went 3/3 making 150kg on his opener; [...]

Cathal Byrd takes National Record 2016-10-03T13:12:51+00:00

European Senior Championships Tbilisi

Team Ireland's final video from the European Senior Championships in Tbilisi, Georgia. Amy Laffan (69kg) had a strong debut at the European Senior Championships.  Setting a new Irish record in the snatch on her second attempt with 72kg, and coming agonisingly (literally) close with 74kg on her third attempt. Despite some quite serious shoulder discomfort, she [...]

European Senior Championships Tbilisi 2016-10-03T13:12:51+00:00