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Local pair help Irish women’s 4x100m relay team to silver medal success

Local pair help Irish women’s 4x100m relay team to silver medal success

Two local athletes were part of the Irish women’s 4x100m relay team who have won a silver medal at the Under-20s IAAF World Championships in Finland.

St Gerard’s AC’s Patience Jumbo-Gula and Blackrock AC’s Gina Akpe-Moses, along with Molly Scott and Ciara Neville produced a strong overall performance from lane five to secure the second-place finish in a time of 43.90 and were almost in contention for a gold medal.

They came in just behind winners Germany with Great Britain taking third place.

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