Letterkenny AC international meet organisers delighted at event’s success

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The organisers of the Letterkenny AC international meet have revealed their happiness at the success of the event.

Daragh McDaid of Letterkenny Athletics Club and his father Danny McDaid, a double Olympian, brought over 100 athletes – many of whom are going to the Olympics in Rio this summer - to the Danny McDaid track at the Aura Leisure Centre.

They told Sunday Sport presenter Myles Gallagher that it was a great opportunity for local athletics fans to see top performers in action on Saturday.

Danny spoke of his pride at the event, while Daragh revealed that mile winner Lee Emanuel became only the third athlete to finish the mile in under four minutes…