National Track Championships – results from Day 3

medal winners - absent Joanna Hickey, Roisin Kennedy
medal winners - absent Joanna Hickey, Roisin Kennedy

 Day 3 of the National Track Championships was the 500m and the scratch race. Joanna Hickey (Usher) claimed the 500m title coming home in a blistering time of 39.71, and Jennifer O Reilly (Ravens) gained her second national title with a win in the scratch race.

The standard of women’s track cycling has taken a jump this year, with record times being recorded in all events. Full reports on the championships can be found HERE and HERE .

Photo courtesy of Brendan Culleton.

Results:

Pursuit:

  1. Heather Boyle (Ravens)
  2. Roisin Kennedy (Lucan)
  3. Caroline Ryan (Garda)

Sprint:

  1. Jennifer O’Reilly (Ravens)
  2. Kate Rudd (Wolf Trapp)
  3. Louise Moriarty (UCD)

500m:

  1. Joanna Hickey (Usher)
  2. Jennifer O’Reilly (Ravens)
  3. Kate Rudd (Wolftrap)

Scratch:

  1. Jennifer O’Reilly (Ravens)
  2. Kate Rudd (Wolftrapp)
  3. Orla Hendron (Orwell)