Tokyo 2020 News

Five RTÉ Sports Awards nominations for Team Ireland
As 2021 draws to a close, so does the Irish sporting year, one... Read More
Legend McKillop Announces Retirement
Irish Paralympic legend Michael McKillop has today announced... Read More
Paralympic Silver Medallist Niamh McCarthy Announces Retirement
Niamh competed for Ireland at two Paralympic Games at Rio 2016... Read More
Katie-George Dunlevy to be Flag Bearer for Ireland
 As Tokyo 2020 is drawing to a close it has today been announced... Read More
Monahan Brings Curtain Down on Tokyo 2020
After 12 days of competition and five years of preparation Team... Read More
O’Leary Narrowly Misses out on Medal
In a busy morning on the penultimate day of competition for Team... Read More
Gold Again for Katie George and Eve
Katie George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal made it an incredible... Read More
O'Reilly Wins Brilliant Bronze for Team Ireland
IN SWELTERING heat and drenching humidity Gary O’Reilly secured... Read More
Swimmers Progress as Leonard Exits
After the excitement of Jason Smyth gold medal in the 100m yesterday... Read More
Smyth is the Paralympic Champion in Thriller
JASON Smyth cemented his place as the greatest sprinter in the... Read More
Turner Sets Another PB in Tokyo
Team Ireland’s brilliant form in the pool in Tokyo continued... Read More
Streimikyte Battles to 5th Place Finish
Greta Streimikyte, Ireland’s first athlete on the track, suffered ... Read More
Grimes Agonisingly Close to Podium
Ronan Grimes produced another Personal Best performance at the... Read More
Keane Strikes Gold for Ireland
After 13 years of hard work and 4 Paralympic Games it was a special... Read More
Every Athlete PB’s on Magic Morning
It was a morning to remember for Team Ireland at the Tokyo 2020... Read More
Judge Receives Walkover
Irish Class 3 Table Tennis player, Colin Judge, had been due... Read More
Turner and Ní Riain Show Form in Finals
Laois star Nicole Turner (19) lowered her personal best twice... Read More
Timothy Pride in PB Smashing Debut
Irish cyclist Richael Timothy launched Ireland’s Paralympics... Read More
Ireland's Paralympics Swimmers all Set Personal Bests
Ireland’s  ultra-talented swimming team got their 2020 Paralympics... Read More
Debut’s and Personal Bests for Team Ireland on Day 1
It was a morning of debuts and personal bests for the first Team... Read More
RTÉ Sport announces biggest and best Paralympics coverage yet
RTÉ Sport today (Thursday 19 August, 2021) announced details... Read More
Orla Comerford
Orla started running with her club Raheny Shamrock when she was... Read More
Greta Streimikyte
Tokyo will be Greta’s second Paralympic Games. She made her international... Read More
Jason Smyth
Jason is the fastest Paralympian of all-time and still holds... Read More
Niamh McCarthy
Niamh was one of Ireland’s sensational ‘Rebel Treble’ of medal-winning... Read More
Jordan Lee
Jordan, who was born with a foreshortened left arm, was a sporting... Read More
Mary Fitzgerald
Mary first encountered throwing through an induction day with... Read More
Patrick Monahan
A car accident in 2007 left Pat in the National Rehabilitation... Read More
Team Ireland Departs for Paralympic Games
Team Ireland’s Para Athletics team assembled at Dublin Airport... Read More
Eight Athletes Named to Represent Ireland in Para Athletics
Paralympics Ireland have named a strong Para Athletics Team to... Read More
Michael Murphy
Michael Murphy Age: 24 Hometown: lives in St Barnet, Mill Hill,... Read More
Kate Kerr Horan
Kate Kerr-Horan Age: 28 Hometown: Tinahely, Co Wicklow. Coach:... Read More
Rosemary Gaffney
Rosemary Gaffney Age: 62 Hometown: Clonmel, Co Tipperary. Coach:... Read More
Tamsin Addison
Tamsin Addison Age: 48 Hometown: Radnage, Buckinghamshire. Coach:... Read More
Nicole Turner
NICOLE TURNER Age: 19 Hometown:  Portarlington, Co Laois Coach:... Read More
Róisín Ní Ríain
  ROISIN NI RIAIN Hometown: Drombanna, Co Limerick. Coach:... Read More
Ellen Keane
ELLEN KEANE Age: 26 Hometown:  Clontarf, Dublin Coach: David... Read More
Patrick Flanagan
PATRICK FLANAGAN Hometown: Rosses Point, Co Sligo. Coach:... Read More
Colin Judge
Name: Colin Judge Sport: Table Tennis Hometown: Blackrock,... Read More
Phil Eaglesham
Name: Phil Eaglesham Sport: Shooting Hometown: Dungannon,... Read More
Britney Arendse
Name: Britney Arendse Sport: Powerlifting Hometown: Cavan Impairment:... Read More
Pat O'Leary
Name: Patrick O’Leary Sport: Canoeing Hometown: Cork /... Read More
Kerrie Leonard
Name: Kerrie Leonard Sport: Archery Hometown: Culmullen,... Read More
Richael Timothy
Richael Timothy Age: 26 Hometown: Ballymore, Co Roscommon. Club:... Read More
Gary O'Reilly
Gary O’Reilly Age: 28 Hometown: Portlaoise, Co Laois. Cycling... Read More
Para Equestrian Team announced for Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games
Paralympics Ireland have today officially announced the Para... Read More
7 Athletes Named on Team Ireland Para Cycling Squad
Paralympics Ireland have today announced the Para Cycling team... Read More
To Team Ireland, With Love - From Circle K
Circle K gives Irish public the opportunity to deliver messages... Read More
Team Ireland announced for 2021 World Para Athletics European Championships
The Irish team that will compete at the World Para Athletics... Read More
Paralympics Ireland 2021 Annual General Meeting
Paralympics Ireland last night elected Eimear Breathnach to the... Read More
Turner Wins Silver on Final Day
In the final day of the World Para Swimming European Open Championships,... Read More
Turner Claims Silver - Day 6 Recap
Nicole Turner has won her third medal of the week, as she finished... Read More
Ní Ríaín wins Bronze - Day 4 Recap
Róisín Ní Ríaín claimed her first medal at a major Para competition... Read More
Team Ireland Day 2 Recap - Madeira 2020
It was a busy day in the pool for Team Ireland at the World Para... Read More
Team Ireland announced for World Para Swimming European Championships
The Irish team that will compete at the World Para Swimming Open... Read More
Paralympics Ireland announce Neasa Russell as Sports Director
Paralympics Ireland have announced that Neasa Russell has been... Read More
Para Swimmers to feature at Irish National Team Trials
Irish Para Swimmers are set to feature at the 2021 Irish National... Read More
Look Back to Sydney 2000 with Mairead Berry and Bridie Lynch
It has been twenty years since the 2000 Sydney Paralympic Games,... Read More
Paralympics Ireland AGM 2019 Goes Virtual
The Annual General Meeting for Paralympics Ireland took place... Read More
World Para Swimming European Championships Postoned
The World Para Swimming European Championships that were due... Read More
Paul Conneely Appointed to Paralympics Ireland Role
Paralympics Ireland have today announced that Paul Conneely has... Read More
Government Launch Healthy Ireland Campaign
The Government’s Healthy Ireland 2018 campaign was launched... Read More
McKillop, Smyth, Dunlevy & McCrystal Nominated for RTE Sportsperson of the Year
It has been a great year for our Paralympians as they have continued... Read More
Lifetime best swim for McClements on opening night of World Series in Berlin
On the opening night of finals at the last World Para Swimming... Read More
Michael McKillop wins major accolade at Belfast Telegraph Sport Awards
Irish Paralympic athlete Michael McKillop was recognized once... Read More

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