Letterkenny’s Aidan Callaghan wins Middle Distance National Championship

Aidan Callaghan

Letterkenny tri-athlete Aidan Callaghan is celebrating after becoming middle distance national champion.

He won Triathlon Ireland’s 2016 Middle Distance National Championships in Kenmare, Co Kerry, today.

The course covers a 1,900-metre swim, an 80-km cycle, and a 21-km run.

Aidan (pictured thanks to Triathlon Ireland) is with the Letterkenny 24/7 Triathlon Club and finished first overall.

He beat Richie Nichols in second and Mariusz Olejniczak in third.

Aidan spoke on Saturday Sport with Highland Radio’s head of sport Oisin Kelly and said the conditions were terrible…