My name is Hannah McGovern. I am 10 years old. I have many hobbies. I swim, I play water polo, trampolining and gymnastics. I am very busy with all of this and homework.
When and why did you start triathlon?
I got involved in triathlons because it is a family tradition. My first ever event was a tri a tri up at Camlough lake with my mummy, who is my inspiration and I love her so much.
Favourite Event to Date?
Camlough lake water festival try a tri is my most favourite event.
This year’s goals?
My goal for this year is to be the best that I can be.
Favourite Tri Discipline?
Swimming is my favourite. This year I will really miss the lake as me and my mummy would go swimming together lots during the summer. I really enjoy the open water. I feel I am following in my aunt and uncles footsteps who both swam the channel.
Favourite Tri distance?
I really like the try a tri distance as it is very achievable at my age to complete. This year our club is going to offer lots for kids and I am really looking forward to this season beginning.
What does Newry Triathlon Club mean to you?
The triathlon club means a lot to my family who are so involved in doing triathlons. I am the third generation of the Mallon family to be a part of the Newry tri club.
I am so proud to be a Newry tri club member.