Dublin 2018: Irish swimming in numbers23.06.2018
Ireland to stage first major international Para sport event in August
Team Ireland will have a unique opportunity to compete on home territory for the first time at a major international Para sport event in August when Dublin stages the World Para Swimming Allianz European Championships in 50 days’ time.
Find out more about Ireland’s Para swimming numbers, facts and stats, as they target a first European title.
3 – Nicole Turner’s medal haul at Funchal 2016. The 16-year-old won all her country’s medals finishing with two silvers and one bronze.
6 – The total number of medals by Ireland won at Reykjavik 2009, Berlin 2011 and Eindhoven 2014. Darragh McDonald and James Scully sealed three each.
13 – The opening day of Dublin 2018 in August. Competition runs until 19 August.
The World Para Swimming Allianz European Championships will take place at the National Aquatic Centre in Dublin from August 13-19. More than 550 Para swimmers from 37 countries are set to take part.
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