Congratulations to Christina Mackenzie

Christina MacKenzie, who finished 1st (Ladies), Competing,in The Killarney Hardman Long Distance Triathlon, which included a 3.8km swim in Lough Lein, Killarney, followed by the iconic Ring of Kerry Cycle with a distance of 180 Km and a marathon of 42.2km in Knockreer Demesne in Killarney National Park.Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan/NO REPRO FEE
Christina MacKenzie, who finished 1st (Ladies), Competing,in The Killarney Hardman Long Distance Triathlon, which included a 3.8km swim in Lough Lein, Killarney, followed by the iconic Ring of Kerry Cycle with a distance of 180 Km and a marathon of 42.2km in Knockreer Demesne in Killarney National Park.Photo:Valerie O'Sullivan/NO REPRO FEE

Congratulations to the magnificent Christina Mackenzie who won The Killarney Hardman Long Distance Triathlon at the weekend.

The gruelling event which included a 3.8km swim in Lough Lein, Killarney, followed by the iconic Ring of Kerry Cycle with a distance of 180 Km and a marathon of 42.2km in Knockreer Demesne in Killarney National Park, saw Christina cross the line as first woman home.

See this week’s Gazette for an interview with the super athlete. On sale Thursday, August 27, 2015.