Carlow Stages Rally

The Seven Oaks Hotel Carlow Rally, the third round of the Triton Showers National Rally Championship provided Donegal’s Manus Kelly and co-driver Donal Barrett with a Subaru WRC debut win.
They finished the nine stages ahead of the Ford Fiesta WRC of Clonmel’s Roy White and his Cork co-driver James O’Brien, who have extended their lead in the Triton series.
Best Mayo result was Jared Gill navigating for Galway’s Ray Cunnningham 56th and 2nd in Class 9.
Achill’s Brian Lavelle was 58th and 2nd in Class 1.
Andrew Grennan navigating for Vivian Hamill retired during the second loop.