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VIDEO: Watch what happens when Olympic heroes Gary and Paul O'Donovan go bike and tyre shopping in Spain!

Wednesday, 11th January, 2017 11:06am

Story by Kieran McCarthy
VIDEO: Watch what happens when Olympic heroes Gary and Paul O'Donovan go bike and tyre shopping in Spain!

Paul O'Donovan looks quite pleased with his choice of tyre!

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HERE’S what happens when you send men to a shop on their own – chaos is certain to ensue.

Skibbereen rower Mark O’Donovan has posted a hilarious video on his Twitter that shows the trouble that can happen when men are left loose in a shop without the necessary supervision, but these aren’t any ordinary men, we’re talking about four Skibb international rowers – Irish Olympic medallists Gary and Paul O’Donovan, and international oarsmen Mark O’Donovan and Shane O’Driscoll, who are all in Spain on a rowing training camp.

While Gary has trouble fitting a large TV and mountain bike into his basket, world rowing champion Paul’s attempts to pick up a spare tyre had better results while Mark, for some reason, took a shining to a dog house …

One thing’s for certain, the lads are better off sticking to rowing instead of pursuing careers as personal shopping assistants!


Gary O'Donovan tries his best to fit this bike into his basket.

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