Look Back to Sydney 2000 with Mairead Berry and Bridie Lynch

It has been twenty years since the 2000 Sydney Paralympic Games, Paralympics Ireland recently caught up with five time Paralympic medallist, Mairead Berry and Hall of Famer, Bridie Lynch. The former athletes sat down to talk about their contrasting experience of the Sydney Games and their amazing careers as athletes. Mairead Berry competed at her […]

Women in Sport Focus – Miriam Malone

Paralympics Ireland has produced a weekly Women in Sport Focus since the inaugural edition in July. Some of the best female Paralympians in the country have featured to date including Nicole Turner, Ellen Keane, Niamh McCarthy, Greta Streimikyte, Mary Fitzgerald, Orla Comerford, Richael Timothy, Katie-George Dunlevy, Eve McCrystal and Kerrie Leonard. This week’s Women in […]

Louise Heraghty joins ‘Team Paralympics Ireland’ for the VHI Mini-Marathon

We’re delighted to announce that Irish TV and Radio presenter, Louise Heraghty has joined ‘Team Paralympics Ireland’ for this year’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon. Now, we’re calling on all walkers, joggers and runners to join Louise and Irish Paralympic swim star, Ellen Keane, as part of Team PI on Bank Holiday Monday, June 6th, to help […]