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European Women’s Championship Irish Update

Team Ireland had a light training session this afternoon ahead of the start of the 9th European Women’s Championships in Bucharest, Romania on Saturday.
Irish team manager Fiona Hennigan reports that the five-strong quad trained late this afternoon because of the high humidity in the Romanian capital.
The Irish squad will have another light training session tomorrow before Saturday’s weigh-in, draw and preliminaries. Bucharest is two hours ahead of Ireland.
Click here for tournament schedule. Thirsty one nations will compete at the Championships.

Irish Squad European Women’s Championships Bucharest, Romania

51kg Ceire Smith (Cavan)

54kg Michaela Walsh (Holy Family GG)

57kg Joanne Lambe (Carrickmacross)

60kg Katie Taylor (Bray)

69kg Clare Grace (Callan)

Team manager: Fiona Hennigan

Coaches: Pete Taylor, Zuar Antia, Gerry Storey


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