Chef de Mission Contract Cancelled

Paralympics Ireland can confirm that the contract for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games Chef De Mission, Denis Toomey, has been cancelled with immediate effect. The Covid 19 virus has had a significant impact to date globally on every facet of life, including sport.¬†One of the most significant impacts to sport has been the postponement of the […]

Toomey Appointed as Chef de Mission

Paralympics Ireland have today announced the appointment of Denis Toomey as the Chef de Mission for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.   Cork native, Denis, brings unparalleled experience with him to the role as both an athlete and an administrator. Denis returns to the Chef de Mission role having occupied the same position at the […]

Paralympics Ireland Seek Applications for Post of Chef de Mission

Applications are being sought for the position of Chef de Mission for Tokyo 2020 with Paralympics Ireland. The Chef de Mission of the 2020 Irish Paralympic Team acts as the team leader as well as being responsible for the overall operational & logistical preparation and participation of Team Ireland in the lead up to and […]

Meet The Chef! Behind the scenes with Denis Toomey

As all roads are now officially leading to Rio, we’ve caught up with our Chef de Mission, Denis Toomey to find out all about how preparations are going, and what he is looking forward to the most in the coming months. The Cork man also gives us a glimpse into the build-up to the Games […]