Donal is a recently retired Station Manager in the Air Traffic Control Centre in Shannon Co Clare.
Donal has been in business in Smithstown Industrial Estate in Shannon for 17 years where he prepares and repairs single seater racing cars.
Donal’s motorsport career spans 40 years. He was Chairman of Limerick Motor Club Ltd in the mid 70’s. He was Clerk of the Course for the Circuit of Munster Rally in Kenmare during that period.
He competed in rallies, hillclimbs and races. He was Irish Hilllimb/Sprint Champion in 1998 and 1999.
He is currently racing a Formula 3000 single seater in the the Irish Formula Libre Championship.