McKillop wins IPC gold in Swansea

McKillop wins IPC gold in Swansea

Co Antrim runner Michael McKillop has won gold in the T38 men's 800m race at the IPC European Athletics Championships in Swansea.

The 24-year-old stormed to victory in a time of 1:58.16 on Wednesday.McKillop, who was a double gold medallist at the London Olympics, finished ahead of Russia's Chermen Kobesov and Valentyn Miedviediev.It comes after Eglinton sprinter Jason Smyth won gold on Tuesday.And the #GoldDiggingcontinues, this time it is @TeamMcKillop who strikes. #Swansea2014#TeamIreland#Unstoppable— Jason Smyth (@smyth_jason) August 20, 2014


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