Barry McClements

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DOB: 06/12/01

Hometown: Newtownards, Co.Down

Classification: S9, Amputee

A newcomer on to the Irish para-swimming senior squad, Barry McClements made his debut for Ireland at the 2016 IPC Swimming European Championships in Funchal, where he went on to record personal bests in six of his seven events.

A member of the Ards swim club his leading event is the 400m Freestyle. The fifteen year old was born with fibular hemimelia and his right leg was amputated above the knee at ten months old.