MARK English produced a stunning finish to win a European Indoor silver medal on Sunday in the 800m in Prague.
Tributes have been flowing for the Letterkenny man, who has upgraded his European outdoor bronze medal from last August.
Chuffed for Mark English!!! Brilliant result.
— Siobhan Byrne (@siobhainebyrne) March 8, 2015
Well done Mark English, doing Letterkenny, Donegal and Ireland proud once again, and he's only getting started.
— Jimmy Kavanagh (@JimmyK123) March 8, 2015
— Sharon Bradley (@SharonBradley99) March 8, 2015
— Claire and Denise (@lightiesIRL) March 8, 2015
Well done Mark English great race management European indoor silver medal well deserved.
— stephen (@metalstephen) March 8, 2015
It's about now we tag Mark English as a championship performer. Great silver. His future is even more exciting.
— Sinéad Kissane (@sineadkissane) March 8, 2015
Silver for Mark English in Euros. Very strong finish by him again.
— Trevor Welch (@TWelchTV3) March 8, 2015
— George Hamilton (@HamiltonRTE) March 8, 2015
Solid run by Mark English today, staying out of trouble and finished strong #praha2015
— Dominic Horan (@DomHoran) March 8, 2015
What a historic day for Mark English on winning a silver medal in the European indoor championships. Unbelievable… http://t.co/zDV8SGRU0Z
— James Pat McDaid (@JamesPatMcDaid1) March 8, 2015
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