Team Ireland ready for the inaugural European Paralympic Committee Youth Games in Varazdin, Croatia

Yesterday the team of seven left for Croatia for the inaugural European Paralympic Committee Youth Games in Varazdin taking place over this coming weekend.

The team travelling was team manager Niamh McDonnell, swim Coach Matthew Coward, athletics Coach Tara Cloney, athletics athlete Conor McBride and swimmers Patrick Flanagan, Tom Maher and Adam Johnson.

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The next two days will see the athletes compete in the following events:

Sport 

Athlete 

Classification 

Events 

 Athletics

Conor McBride 

T43

100m & 200m Sprint 

Swimming

Patrick Flanagan  

S7, SB6, SM7 

100FC, 50BC, 100BC & 100FC 

Swimming 

Tom Maher

S10, SB9, SM10 

50FC, 100FC, 50BC & 100BRS 

Swimming

Adam Johnson 

S6, SB6 & SM6 

50FC, 100FC, 50BC & 100BC 

Wishing the team the best of luck in the event, make sure to keep an eye on our Facebook page for updates

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