Phenomenal Performance by Sean Tobin in Barcelona

2020 Senior Club News

The 23rd CITB Track and Field Meet, took place tonight in Barcelona and Sean Tobin was competing in the 3000m event along with his training partner Paul Robinson. Well recovered from his brilliant performance at the Rome Diamond League meet last Thursday night, Sean went to the starting line in good shape and full of confidence. The race was competitive with a strong entry competing. Sean was well positioned throughout the race, as a strong pace was set from the outset. He put in a great effort over the closing stages to finish 5th in a phenomenal time of 7 mins 45.46 secs, a very impressive improvement on his previous best set indoors at the European Indoor Championships in Glasgow, March 2019. This fantastic time of 7 mins 45.46 secs puts him 10th on the all-time Irish list and the fastest time in recent years by an Irishman, a Phenomenal performance by Sean.