05 May Special Olympics Ireland Easter Region Medals Presentation
Honour to present medals at Special Olympics Ireland Eastern Region Pitch and Putt at Glenville, Kiltipper.
Many thanks again to the host Eddie Gannon for organising such a wonderful event celebrating and recognizing all the hard work of the athletes involved . It was a privilege to be invited to present each athlete with a medal
Team Ireland competed in 12 different Olympic style sports during the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games. Team Ireland returned home with 26 Gold medals, 28 Silver medals, 28 Bronze medals and 41 placement ribbons. Team Ireland also achieved 31 individual personal bests.
Special Olympics Ireland will host the next Ireland Games in Dublin in the summer of 2018. It will be the first time in 16 years that the Ireland Games will take place in Dublin. The 2010 and 2014 Ireland Games were held in Limerick.
For further information on all the good work Special Olympics Ireland does see https://www.specialolympics.ie/