PicA Níamh McNicol (Ferrybank AC) won a gold medal with the Irish relay team at the  European Youth Olympics Festival in Utrecht, Holland on Friday last. The event is  for those in the 14 to 18 years age group. On Thursday the team won their semi  final in a time of 46.22 seconds in front of Belgium and Ukraine and easily went in  to Friday’s final with the best time of the two semi finals. In that final they won  comfortably in 46.58 from Ukraine timed at 46.81 with Belgium third on 46.89.  Níamh ran the final leg in both the semi final and final and contributed handsomely  to the great team effort.