Tokyo 2020 News

Paralympic High Performance Funding Welcomed
Paralympics Ireland has been allocated €450,000 in high performance... Read More
Patrick Monahan Wins Gold at Seville Marathon
Patrick Monahan retained his Seville Marathon title today by... Read More
Silver Success for Nicole Turner in Melbourne
All three members of the Para swimming team were in the pool... Read More
Finals for Turner and Keane on Day 2 in Australia
Ellen Keane and Nicole Turner were the two members of Team Ireland... Read More
Action Packed Weekend of Para Athletics Ahead
The 123.ie National Senior Indoor Championships take place this... Read More
Irish Para Swimmers Set for Competition in Australia
The Citi Para World Series season begins tomorrow, February 17th... Read More
Guide Running Workshop Launch
  Vision Sports Ireland and Athletics Ireland are proud... Read More
Stephen McNamara to Become CEO
Stephen McNamara to Become CEO Stephen McNamara is to be appointed... Read More
Job Opportunities in Para Swimming
Paralympics Ireland, in conjunction with our recruitment partners,... Read More
Blanchfield Appointed National Paracycling Coach
Cycling Ireland are delighted to confirm the appointment of Jamie... Read More
IPC Extraordinary General Assembly
At an Extraordinary General Assembly in Berlin, Germany, on Wednesday... Read More
Grimes Smashes National Record
Grimes Smashes National Record to End his Paracycling Track World... Read More
Chris Burns Sets New National Record
Chris Burns has set a new national record on his way to qualifying... Read More
Grimes clinches Silver at Paracycling Track World Championships
  Ronan Grimes has secured Ireland’s first medal of the... Read More
Aer Lingus Proud Partner Airline to Paralympics Ireland
  Aer Lingus to proudly support Paralympic Team Ireland... Read More
Job Opportunity: Chief Executive Officer, Paralympics Ireland
Paralympics Ireland is the National Paralympic Committee for... Read More
Sport Institute Partnership Announced
Paralympics Ireland and The Sport Ireland Institute Announce... Read More
Cycling Ireland National Paralympic Coach
Cycling Ireland is recruiting for the position of National Paralympic... Read More
Glory for Team Ireland in Canada
On the final day of competition at the Para-Cycling Road World... Read More
Team Ireland Competing at World Championships
Ireland’s Para-Cycling squad will also be competing this week... Read More
Para Cyclists in Form for Worlds
Dunlevy and McCrystal claim overall win at the UCI Para-Cycling... Read More
Paralympics Ireland Radio Show Available as a Podcast on Spotify
Paralympics Ireland have partnered with Dublin City FM 103.2... Read More
Condolences on Death of Former Prime Minister Abe
Paralympics Ireland would like to send our condolences to the... Read More
Team Ireland Enjoy European Para Youth Games
Ireland were represented in two sports at the recent European... Read More
Introducing the Irish Paralympic Show
Paralympics Ireland and Dublin City FM are coming together to... Read More
Job Opportunity: Performance Operations Manager
We are seeking an experienced Performance Operations Manager... Read More
Turner Makes it Five for Ireland
Nicole Turner ended the Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships... Read More
Ní Riain Loses Out Narrowly
Róisín Ní Riain lost out by the narrowest of margins in a breath... Read More
Keane Wins Silver for Ireland
Ellen Keane showed all of her experience to stage a dramatic... Read More
Turner, McClements and Ní Riain Set for Finals
Barry McClements and Nicole Turner both progressed comfortably... Read More
Job Opportunity: Paralympic Pathway Lead
Paralympics Ireland are hiring a new Paralympic Pathway Lead.... Read More
Turner and McClements Show Grit in Finals
Nicole Turner competed in her second final of the week after... Read More
Turner and McClements Safely Through to Finals
Nicole Turner joined her Team Ireland teammate, Barry McClements,... Read More
Turner Wins Second Bronze for Ireland
Paralympic silver medallist Nicole Turner has returned to the... Read More
Turner and McClements Through to Finals
Paralympic Silver medalist Nicole Turner showed no signs of rustiness... Read More
Team Ireland Ready for Para Swimming World Championships
The five person Team Ireland are in Madeira and ready to compete... Read More
Job Opportunity- Communications and Commercial Executive
This is an exciting time for Paralympics Ireland as they look... Read More
Para Athletics Talent Search
Paralympics Ireland have today launched a new pilot Virtual Talent... Read More
Paralympics Ireland AGM 2022
Paralympics Ireland held their Annual General Meeting for 2022... Read More
Para Cycling team bag 4 medals in the Paracycling Road World Cup
The Para Cycling team completed in the first round of the Paracycling... Read More
Paralympians set to lead St Patrick's Day Parades
Paralympians, Ellen Keane and Mary Fitzgerald have recently been... Read More
PTSB are First Ever Title Sponsor
Permanent TSB announced as Title Sponsor for Irish Olympic and... Read More
Paralympics Ireland Statement
Paralympics Ireland stands united with the International Paralympic... Read More
Johnny Bridgeman RIP
The death has occurred of Johnny Bridgeman. Johnny was a much... Read More
Athletes Commission Applications
Paralympics Ireland are seeking expressions of interest from... Read More
Team Ireland Honoured
The team that represented Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic... Read More
Paralympics Ireland set to host Tokyo 2020 Awards for Team Ireland
The team that represented Ireland at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic... Read More
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

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