Galligan selected for World Indoors

Ruth Chambers

Reporter:

Ruth Chambers

Newbridge AC’s Rose Anne Galligan, the current the 800m outdoor record holder, has been selected to compete for Ireland at the upcoming World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland from March 7 to March 9.

Newbridge AC’s Rose Anne Galligan, the current the 800m outdoor record holder, has been selected to compete for Ireland at the upcoming World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland from March 7 to March 9.

Galligan had a season’s best of 2:03.69 which she set when competing in Reykavik, Iceland in January, The Kildare athlete has a personal best of 2:02.84 which she set at the European Indoor Championships and if she has a trouble free run she could set a new Irish record for the indoor 800m.