Finn Valley's John Kelly has assured himself qualification for this summers European u 20 Championships.
The LYIT student through 17.98 metres in the shot at a meet in Letterkeny on Tuesday night.
For the second time he passed the 17.95 metre qualification standard to fill the criteria for selection for the European's in Sweden which starts on the 19th July.
After eight months of hard work John now plans to settle back to serious training and focus on a performance come Sweden.
John is the second Finn Valley athlete to gain a selection standard, Fellan Mc Guigan has already done so in the hammer.