Sunday 18 February 2018

Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal win World Championship gold in South Africa

Eve McCrystal and Katie-George Dunlevy
Eve McCrystal and Katie-George Dunlevy
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Ireland’s Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal are celebrating today after claiming gold in the the WB Tandem Time Trial at the UCI 2017 Para-cycling Road World Championships in Pietermartizburg, South Africa.

The duo had six seconds to spare over the Great British pair of Lora Fachie and Corrie Hall following the 31km race with Poland's Iwona Podkoscielna and Aleksandra Teclaw

Dunlevy and McCrystal won gold in the Pursuit at Rio Paralympics last year and silver in the Women’s B Tandem Road Race.

Earlier this morning Colin Lynch finished fifth in the MC2 Time Trial.

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