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A Tralee man has become the only coach from outside of North America to reach the final of an international coaching competition.

Shane Fitzgibbon

Shane Fitzgibbon, who’s originally from Oakpark has reached the top ten of the Coach of the Year competition organised by the International Youth Conditioning Association. The IYCA is a leading authority in youth fitness and sports performance training. Shane who lives in Galway has been coaching children for over 20 years. He’s so concerned by the decline in youngsters’ health that he’s given of his free time to improve the physical fitness of children in a Galway school.

To vote for Shane, go to http://iyca.org/coach-of-the-year/

Voting closes at midnight.