BAKU 2015: Aileen Reid finishes sixth in triathlon at European Games

Aileen Reid
Aileen Reid

Londonderry star Aileen Reid finished sixth in the triathlon on the first day of the European Games in Baku on Saturday morning.

The 32-year-old had been hoping to bag a medal in the highly competitive race.

Reid’s time of 2:03.30 saw her finish three minutes and 30 seconds behind winner and Olympic champion Nicola Spirig of Switzerland.

Rachel Klamer of Netherlands was second and Sweden’s Lisa Norden third.

Heather Sellars of Great Britain finished in 15th place.