Olive Loughnane Meet and Greet

World Gold Medallist and Four Time Olympian Olive Loughnane led the 2016 parade.

World Gold Medallist and Four Time Olympian Olive Loughnane led the 2016 parade.Olive Loughnane Meet and Greet

Seven years after she crossed the finish line, Olive Loughnane has received her World Championship gold medal for the 20k race walk. Olive will be appearing at the Loughrea Hotel & Spa, Slieve Aughty Room on Friday, 28 October at 7.30pm for a special meet and greet session. All are very welcome.

FOUR-time Olympian and a proud Loughrea Athletic Club member, Olive will also be pulling out the first ticket of the Loughrea Athletic Club monthly fundraising draw for the development of their new pitch at Bushfield, Loughrea. Limited tickets for the draw are still available. Please contact 087 8394698 if you wish to support this fundraiser.

On Saturday, 29 October at 10.30am Olive will be holding a meeting and greet session for junior members of Loughrea Athletic Club at Bushfield. A great chance to meet a true World Champion.

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Photo with thanks to Joe Crean Photography

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