The Galway pentathlete, 27, Sive Brassil certified for the ladies’s ultimate at UIPM 2021 Pentathlon World Cup Sofia with loads to spare.
She completed fourth in her qualification group with 1,002 factors to rank fifth general of 82 competing athletes, simply securing one of many 36 berths within the ultimate on Friday (9 April).
Having completed 4th in her swimming warmth with a time of two:18.09, Brassil managed solely 12 victories from her 25 fencing bouts, leaving herself with loads to do within the Laser Run. However she responded in fashion within the ultimate self-discipline, finishing her 4 circuits in 12:54.60 – the second-fastest time in her qualification group.
Brassil’s Irish team-mate Arthur Lanigan-O’Keeffe will compete tomorrow (8 April) in a bid to achieve the lads’s ultimate on Saturday (10 April).
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