Irish Para Swimmers in Action at Irish Summer Nationals

Members of the Irish Para swimmers will take to the pool for the Irish Summer Nationals at the National Aquatic Centre, Dublin from Tuesday 23rd July until Saturday 27th July. The competition will mark their last racing opportunity before the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games.   Schedule and results will be updated here daily. Day 1 – […]

Bocquet and Sutton Shine at Wanda Diamond League in London

Soon to be Paralympian Shauna Bocquet and rising star Lana Sutton both shone at the Wanda Diamond League last weekend. Stars of the athletics world including Irish sprinter Rhasidat Adeleke, gathered in London to compete at the tenth Wanda Diamond League meeting of the season. Bocquet took to the track in the 800m Wheelchair Women […]

Irish Para Athletics Team Named to Represent Ireland at Paralympic Games

The Para athletics team that will represent Ireland at the Paralympic Games this summer has been announced today. A five person Para athletics team will fly to Paris for the Games which take place from August 28 to September 8. The addition of these five athletes brings the team size to 12 named so far […]

PTSB NextGen Community Series

Paralympics Ireland and PTSB are delighted to bring to you season two of NextGen.  The second iteration of the PTSB NextGen the Community Series programme is focused on learning more about para sport and what opportunities are in your local community in the build-up to the Paralympic Games in Paris. Do you have an eligible visual, […]

Podium Place for MacCombe and Sands in Montreal as Paris Qualification Window Closes

The Paris Paralympic qualification period came to a close with one final opportunity for athletes to secure a slot at the 2024 World Triathlon Para Series Montreal Canada. Team Ireland were strongly represented by Tom Williamson competing in the PTS5 category, Donnacha McCarthy and guide Sean Husband in the PTVI men’s race and Chloe MacCombe […]

Allianz Announced as the Official Broadcast Sponsor of RTÉ’s Coverage for Paris 2024

Allianz has announced an exclusive sponsorship deal with RTÉ, becoming the official broadcast sponsor for the coverage of the Paris 2024 Paralympic and Olympic Games. This exciting partnership, brokered by Starcom, will bring Irish viewers closer to the action and excitement of the Games, showcasing the inspiring journeys of athletes as they strive for glory […]

Cava and MacCombe Both Secure Gold in Swansea

Both Cassie Cava and Chloe MacCombe, along with her guide for the race Eimear Nicholls, were in winning form this weekend at the 2024 World Triathlon Para Series Swansea. Cava dominated the PTS3 race from the gun, producing the fastest swim split of the field by over 3 minutes. She held her lead through five […]

Turner, Dunlevy and McCrystal to Star in “Path to Paris” Documentary

Nicole Turner, Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal will be hitting television screens in every home in Ireland over the next few weeks as part of the documentary series “Path to Paris”. The series, filmed and directed by Darragh Bambrick follows Ireland’s top medal prospects on their journey to qualify for the  Paris 2024 Paralympic and […]

Irish Para Powerlifters Ready for World Cup With Eyes Fixed on Paralympic Games

With the first of the Irish contingency competing on June 22nd, Cork man, Ruairi Devlin will be entering his first World Cup and his third international competition overall. Last time out, Devlin set a new lifetime best, claiming a gold medal in the Next Gen category in the process at the World Championships in Dubai […]

Tiarnán O’ Donnell Wins Second International Medal in Poland

Tiarnán O’Donnell picked up his second World Cup silver medal of the season in the PR2 Men’s single sculls at the at the final World Cup of the 2024 season in Poznan, Poland. Limerick’s Tiarnán O’Donnell took home the silverware again after another strong performance in the PR2 Men’s Single Sculls. Moving into second place […]

Vereker and McLaughlin Victorious at Para-cycling Road National Championships

The first of the 2024 Para-cycling National Championships took place on Saturday, 15th of June. The Road National Championships were held in Corkagh Park, Co. Dublin and attracted large entries. Riders and supporters were on site from early morning, and despite one or two showers the rain held off, making for a great day. The […]