“There was a big increase in business across the board. Obviously there are areas that directly benefited from the event, such as accommodation, food and coffee shops but indirectly other businesses have also felt a surge in spending.” Mr Flanagan said the event was giving Youghal a fabulous profile.
16 Oct 2019
Stewards struggle to keep the inflatable race arch over the cyclists at the start of the Ironman in Youghal. Picture: Howard Crowdy