Big Win for Katie Kenny at 30th Irish Open

02/05/2011 23:05

At the 30th Irish Open held in Arklow , Co Wicklow over the May Bank Holiday weekend, Katie Kenny became the first Castlebar player to win the Open Singles at this level. Katie defeated last years winners Donna Ryder(Newport)  in the semi final and in the final defeated recent winner of the Castlebar Open,  Aisling Hickey from Rossmore in Co Tipperary.

This is a major win for Katie who will compete on the Irish team along with club mate Majella Haverty at the European Championships in Bad Tolz in Germany this coming August.