There was joy for the Irish women’s 200 metres relay squad yesterday when they finished 2nd in the World Relay Final’s, while in the process running a National record of 1:35:93.
Co.Wexford athlete Sophie Becker ran the final leg for the Irish team. Becker, from New Ross, in addition to her athletics career is also currently studying Genetics in DCU. The other members of the Irish team are Aoife Lynch, Kate Doherty and Sarah Quinn. Congratulations to them all.
Watch the full final below: