Farewell for Leixlip Olympian Rheinisch

LEIXLIP Town Council held a brief going away party for Salmon Leap canoeistk, Eoin Rheinisch, on 24 May.

LEIXLIP Town Council held a brief going away party for Salmon Leap canoeistk, Eoin Rheinisch, on 24 May.

In a small ceremony at Newtown House, chairperson, Cllr. Joe Neville said Eoin had brought great honour to Leixlip as he had represented Ireland in three Olympics.

He congratulated him on his long standing committment to the sport and also congratulated the Salmon Leap Canoe Club on having a club representative at every Olympic Games since 1972.

- Henry Bauress