Hero Olympian race walker Brendan Boyce delighted to be home

Brendan Boyce Rio

Hero Olympian Brendan Boyce finally made it back to Donegal on Friday night to a hero’s welcome.

Brendan (29) of Letterkenny Athletic Club comes from Milford and received a warm reception as he travelled through Letterkenny, Ramelton, Rathmullan, Kerrykeel and Milford.

The race walker finished in 19th position in a gruelling 50-kilometre walk at the Olympics in Rio last month.

He spoke to Ryan Ferry for Saturday Sport and said it is brilliant to be home...