Paralympics

Irish Para Powerlifters set to depart for World Championships

Nicola Dore and Britney Arendse will depart for Mexico for the rescheduled World Para Powerlifting Championships in the coming days. The event was due to take place at the beginning of October but was postponed due to the earthquake which hit Mexico city a week before the competition. Nicola Dore will compete in the 55kg
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Para Sports Expo event returns July 21st

We are delighted to host our 2nd Para Sport Expo event on Friday the 21st of July from 10am to 2pm at the Irish Wheelchair Association in Clontarf, Dublin. The event promises to be a great opportunity to learn about the different para sports in Ireland currently and how to get involved in them. There
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Para Sport Expo – July 22nd

We are delighted to to host a Para Sport Expo event on Friday the 22nd of July from 10am to 2pm at the Irish Wheelchair Association in Clontarf, Dublin. The event promises to be a great opportunity to learn about the different para sports in Ireland currently and how to get involved in them. There
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One Year to go Until 2016 Paralympic Games

Paralympics Ireland marks one year to go until the 2016 Paralympic Games Today marks exactly one year to go until the opening of the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games and Paralympics Ireland has commissioned a special video to celebrate the milestone;¬†WATCH HERE!   Around 4350 athletes from more than 160 countries are set to compete in
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Paralympic Powerlifting National Referee Course

Irish Para Powerlifting is delighted to announce we will be hosting an International Paralympic Committee accredited Paralympic Powerlifting National Referee Course from October 22nd to 24th in Cork city. This course is suitable for anyone who has an interest in officiating in the sport of Para Powerlifting. Para Powerlifting is a developing sport in Ireland
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