Caoimhe O'Ferrall Canoe Slalom
Caoimhe has been training full-time on white water since the 1st of June on a training camp in Huningue, France and racing since the 10th of July, starting in Bratislava (SVK), Flattach ( Austria), Augsburg ( Germany ), Solkan (SLO) , Ceske Budejovice (CZE) and finally Krakow (Poland) which were part of the European Canoe Association (ECA) Junior Canoe Slalom Races 2015. .
Caoimhe qualified for 6 finals out of the 11 races, picking up a Bronze medal in Solkan and a Gold in Ceske Budejovice. Caoimhe finished 2nd in the overall ranking in C1 Women J18 category of the European Canoe Association Junior Canoe Slalom Races 2015.
In the Junior European Championships, Caoimhe, on her 1st run, finished in 12th place missing qualifications by 0.4 seconds and progressing to the Semi Finals.
She races next week in London at the Senior World Championships in canoe slalom which finishes her racing season for 2015.
[ 11 September 2015 ]