Update: Victor has just completed the Copenhagen Iron-man event.
Garryricken resident Victor Young, represents his
Kilkenny Triathlon club in the Copenhagen Iron man competition tomorrow Sunday.
The Ironman Triathlon is organised by the World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) consisting of:
- 2.4-mile (3.86 km) swim,
- 112-mile (180.25 km) bicycle ride
- marathon 26.2-mile (42.2 km) run,
It is raced in that order and without a break and must be completed in 17 hours.
Also representing the Kilkenny club in Denmark are Emma Staunton, Stephen (Stevie) Dermody, George Sherwood, Paul Eustace, Victor Young and Austin Hennessy.
Victor is the 7th generation plumber in Oliver Young and Sons from the respected Callan plumbing family who've been in business sine the late 1700s!
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