Vanessa Fursden (Johnston) one to watch-“I’ve represented GB at the ITU & ETU World Championships for Long Distance Triathlons”

We are Delighted to welcome Vanessa Fursden (Johnston) to the 555, Its great to welcome back the ladies to the event and hopefully this will encourage others to take part or consider taking on the beast that is the 555, Vanessa spoke to us at length and is very much in favor in her thinking about getting Women into sport. Vanessa’s insta is @triathlonness – and she said to us…

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GOLD Spinners (Donegal Town)

  A marathon runner who survived breast cancer, and a former Donegal senior footballer whose promising playing career was cut tragically short because of injury, are set to become the first mother and son to take part in the Donegal Wild Atlantic Way Ultra 555 Cycle Challenge which takes place this year on Friday, July 8th. Deirdre Dillon, a mother of four, was diagnosed with cancer in January, 2019, while…

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