Donegal powerlifter takes first place at European Powerlifting Championships


Donegal powerlifter John Watson has taken first place at the European Powerlifting Championships.

Letterkenny businessman John (45) of Watson Hire was in Amsterdam today to represent Ireland in the WDFPF European Championship Single Event in the Deadlift.

His category was 90 kilos and he won.

Raphoe garda Jim Collins also claimed a Euro title.

John spoke on Sunday Sport with Myles Gallagher…