[from left: Louise Nolan, Nicola Leavy, Lisa Duffy, Martina Higgins, Shelly Moran, Sari Redican]

Michael Reid writes:

“Not sure if you guys know this but Ireland got 3 new world champions last weekend at the world power lifting championships in Germany. Martina Higgins, Louise Nolan for back squat and Lisa duffy in the deadlift. These women all train at the gym I go to. It’s not often we get world champions in Ireland and I believe they deserve a bit of recognition. Here‘s the Facebook link to the gym Facebook page with some details…”