Lani Belcher

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Jenny Egan  winning a bronze medal at the Senior Canoe Marathon World Championships in  South Africa in September 2017. Photograph: Brendon Orpwood

Her 2017 work isn’t quite done. After a two-week break following the end of her competitive season, Jenny Egan now heads in to her winter training pro(...)

Jenny Egan (right) celebrates after winning bronze  in the women’s K1 at the Canoe Marathon World Championships in South Africa alongside  gold medallist Lani Belcher of Britain (centre) and Vanda Kiszli (silver). Photograph:   Tim Lubbe.

After over a decade of trying, Jenny Egan finally nailed a key goal. The 30-year-old took bronze in the gruelling 26.2 kilometre K1 race at the Canoe (...)

Jenny Egan on the podium alongside Britain’s Lani Belcher and Italy’s Irene Burgo

Jenny Egan took silver for Ireland at the canoe sprint World Cup in Racice in the Czech Republic. In a tight, three-boat finish of the K1 (racing kaya(...)

Jenny Egan endured more frustration when she was just two seconds off a medal at the World Sprint Championships in Milan, only 11 seconds separating the top six. Photograph:  Inpho

After missing out on qualifying for London 2012 by a single place Jenny Egan might have been forgiven for concluding sport was far too cruel and life(...)

Britain’s Lani Belcher, left, and Hungary’s Renata Csay, centre, pull ahead of Jenny Egan, right, as they approach the line in the the Kayak Single 5000m Women final at the 2015 European Games in Baku. Photo: Kirill Kudryavtse/Getty Images

Jenny Egan came within four hundreths of a second of taking a medal for Ireland at the European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan today. The 28-year-old, who(...)