Gary O’Reilly

Gary O’Reilly Age: 28 Hometown: Portlaoise, Co Laois. Cycling Club: Laois CC. Coach: Ralf Lindschulten Classification: H5 handcycling Event: Road only: Time-Trial and Road Race. World Ranking: 5th road (2021).   Gary broke his back in a work-place accident in 2014. Getting fit through cycling has helped him progress to using crutches now, only using […]

#TheNextLevel Fundraising Update

It has been two weeks since the Paralympics Ireland ‘The Next Level’ fundraising campaign launched on the RTE Late Late Show. So far the campaign has raised €69,412 with 1,680 donations. Paralympics Ireland are extremely grateful for every single donation and thank you for your support in Paralympics Ireland, and most importantly the support you […]

Next Level Fundraising Campaign Launched

PARALYMPICS IRELAND LAUNCHES NEW FUNDRAISING INITIATIVE ‘THE NEXT LEVEL’   The new campaign is calling on the public to help current and future Irish para-athletes to reach the next level    Paralympics Ireland has launched a new fundraising campaign to help Irish para-athletes reach the next level. ‘The Next Level’ campaign, which was launched live […]