DONEGAL WOMAN WINS TWO MEDALS AT THE WORLD TRANSPLANT GAMES

first_imgVienna: double medal successLetterkenny woman, Vienna White (31) is enjoying great success at the World Transplant Games in Durban, South Africa this week.The Inishowen native has scooped two medals, a Silver in the 3000m race walk and a Bronze in the Shot Put event.Speaking about her wins this morning, the mother of one, who now lives in Letterkenny with her husband Robbie, said: “The shot put outcome was very unexpected for me. The standard is so high here. I was hoping to do well in the 3km race walk so I am delighted with the result, being placed second, as it was hard-fought.” The kidney transplant woman will also compete in the Javelin event in her age category (30-39 years) tomorrow, the final day of events at the World Games.She along with the rest of the 24-strong Irish Team will fly home to Ireland on Monday, 4th August. DONEGAL WOMAN WINS TWO MEDALS AT THE WORLD TRANSPLANT GAMES was last modified: August 2nd, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Donegal DailyInishowenletterkennyVienna WhiteWorld Transplant Gameslast_img

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