Bish Student Wins Silver for Ireland

Bish student Evan McGuire put in an excellent performance at the International Combined Schools Championship in Scotland over the weekend. Evan finished an incredible 7th place overall helping the Irish team to a silver medal.

The combined events is a tough and extremely difficult event with athletes taking part in the 800m, 200m, 80m hurdles, shot putt and long jump. Evan has done The 'Bish'; Claregalway his home town; the County of Galway and Athletics Ireland proud with a superb performance. Evan is pictured above in the centre with his teammates. Congratulations again Evan.

Evan McGuire (7th individual place)

800m - 2m20secs 200m - 24.5secs Hurdles - 9.12secs

Long Jump - 5m59cm Shot Putt - 10m25cm

Team results

1st - England

2nd - Ireland

3rd - Scotland

4th - Wales

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