Congratulations to Sean Burke who participated in these championships on Saturday in the Athlone IT indoor arena.  Sean finished in 8th place in a very competitive event where athletes compete in five different disciplines.  In the Long Jump Sean was the third best athlete with a personal best of 5.53mts while he finished sixth in the High Jump with a leap of 1.51mts and Shot with a throw of 8.74mts.  He finished eighth in the 60mts hurdles in 11.93 and the 1,000mts in 3.35.36.  When the combined scores were added up Sean finished on 1,887pts to claim that eight spot.