Niamh McCarthy


DOB: 04/01/1994
Hometown:  Carrigaline, Cork
Disability Group: Les Autres

Niamh McCarthy, a Discus thrower from Co. Cork, first emerged onto the Paralympic Athletic scene in 2013 and has been going from strength to strength ever since. The IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha in 2015 were her first major championships, where she secured a bronze medal. Niamh continued her good run of form at the 2016 IPC Athletics uropean Championships in Grosseto, Italy where she set a new European record on e way to claiming a silver medal in the F40/41 discus