Eriskay teenager’s jump for gold boosts Western Isles medal tally
29 June 2017
Heather Mackinnon from Eriskay helped boost the Western Isles medal tally at the
international island games in Sweden.
The teenager’s runaway leap of 11.06 metres earned her gold in the women’s triple
jump competition today.
In the 50 metre backstroke swimming, Kathryn Offer secured another medal bringing
her own total to three - two gold plus a bronze - and taking the Western Isles up
to 14 medals by the close of Thursday.