Austin O'Carroll


Hometown:  Dublin
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Austin first tried sailing in 1983 at Bere Island where he was introduced to the sport by Glenans Sailing Club. Representing Ireland since 2013, he was part of the three-man Irish Paralympic Team who secured a qualification slot for the Games in Rio for his country in Melbourne. Now sailing with Bay Sailing Club, the Dubliner works as a GP in the city and is a keen cyclist.