Jim Gaughan is a Dublin based Mayo AC master athlete in the o60
category. He is a native of Belmullet and last week he took part in
the 2011 World Police & Fire Games in New York. Held biennially since
1985, the Games have been hosted by numerous countries throughout the
world, attracting as many as 8,000 world class athletes from over 70
Jim has competed in these games in the recent past when
they were held in Canada and Australia.
In New York, Jim had great success in his category winning three
silver medals – 1500 metres, 5000 metres and cross-country.