Move over Usain! 92 year-old Donegal man wins four gold medals!

first_imgATHLETICS: Over the last three weeks, we’ve watched some of the world’s greatest athletes battle it out for the ultimate prize in their sport, an Olympic Gold medal. However, closer to home, a 92 year-old Donegal man has incredibly won FOUR Gold medals at the National Masters Track and Field Championships.Hugh Gallagher, (92) of Milford AC produced the superb performance over the weekend, to add more medals to his fantastic career. Gallagher would put us all to shame, competing, enjoying and winning at athletics at the age of 92!Hugh has proved that age really is just a number!With allegations of corruption, bribery, fraud and cheating at the Olympic games in Rio, it has left a sour taste. So it’s refreshing to see Hugh, at 92, still participating in athletics at grassroots level – and showing us everything that is great about sport.Move over Usain! 92 year-old Donegal man wins four gold medals! was last modified: August 23rd, 2016 by Mark ForkerShare 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:92athleticsHugh GallagherMastersnewsSportlast_img

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