olympics

Skerries Man Shines At World Transplant Games

Transplant Team Ireland arrived home from the World Transplant Games in Argentina to Dublin airport recently. The four person team brought with them a haul of 13 medals, including seven gold, four silver and two bronze. After a long journey home which started on Sunday, the kidney and liver transplant…


Swords Basketball Players Grab Gold

Swords Basketball pair, Amy Duffy and Laura Mangan just about got away with their excess baggage as they brought home Gold medals from the 2015 Special Olympics Summer Games in Los Angeles. In a thrilling game in USC Galen, the Irish Ladies Team came from behind against Mexico to secure…


Swords Pals Off To Special Olympics

Two young Swords lads are in the process of departing to Los Angeles to compete in the Special Olympics there later this month. While this is a great distinction for the boys, the fact that both of them come from the same estate, Hawthorn Park in Swords is truly remarkable….