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Paralympic Talent Search supported by Cadbury

Paralympic Talent Search supported by Cadbury

Paralympics Ireland Talent Search supported by Cadbury

Pre-Registration is now closed, however you can still arrive on the day between 10.30am and 3.00pm and register with our team!

Fresh from the amazing success of London 2012, Paralympics Ireland are on the hunt for the next generation of talent. Our Paralympic Talent Search – supported by Cadbury is your chance to show your ability to the athletes, coaches and officials of the 2012 Irish Team. If you are interested in sport, have a physical disability or visual impairment and want to try your hand at Paralympic Sport, get yourself to UCD Sports Centre anytime between 10.30am and 3.00pm on Saturday 13th October 2012.

Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm

Date: Saturday 13th October 2012

Location: Sports Centre, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4.

The event includes:
  • Exhibition areas for Paralympic Sports
  • Opportunities to take part
  • Expert advice on what sports suit your disability type
  • Demonstrations of Elite Paralympic Team Sports including Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Rugby and Cerebral Palsy Football
  • Presentations by some of Ireland’s Paralympic heroes including Michael McKillop
  • Information on how to continue your involvement after the event.
We look forward to seeing you there. Background Information – Event Programme (may be subject to change)

Sports exhibiting at UCD include Archery, Athletics, Boccia, Cycling, Equestrian, Football 5-a-Side, Football 7-a-Side, Judo, Powerlifting, Rowing, Sailing, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Triathlon, Wheelchair Basketball, Wheelchair Rugby and Wheelchair Tennis.






Doors open


10:30am – 3:00pm



10:30am – 3:30pm

Functional Assessment

Hall C

10:30am – 4:30pm

Sports Exhibitions Open

Hall B & 1st Floor Balcony

10:30am – 4:30pm

Cadbury Family Funzone Open

2nd Floor


Event Closed



Demonstration/Presentation Programme (Hall A)




Wheelchair Tennis Demonstration


Football 7-A-Side Demonstration*


Athlete presentation by Mark Rohan and Q&A


Wheelchair Basketball Demonstration*


Athlete presentation by Michael McKillop and Q&A


Wheelchair Rugby Demonstration*

*Opportunities to try out with the Irish Team will follow these demonstrations


Training Session Programme:





Football 7-A-Side

Grass pitch opposite UCD Sports Centre

3:30pm – 4:30pm


50m pool (invitation only)

Official Sponsors

Allianz Ireland logo Mondelez International logo Mondelez International logo

Official Partners

Dalata Mcinerny Saunders