Sean Slattery from Fermoy and Sarah Morrison from Castlelyons have been selected to represent Ireland at the European Junior Surf Lifesaving Championships in September. 

Both attended the National Trials which were held in Kilkee beach and in the UCD swimming pool this weekend as they vied for their spot on the Irish team. 

There is a huge interest in surf lifesaving throughout Ireland and the best swimmers from each county compete against each other every year for the 6 places on the National Team in each category.

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